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    Giving Leads to Growth

    With help from thousands of donors, Widener raised more than $63 million in what has become its most successful fundraising effort in university history. Read More...

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    New Era for School of Law

    Widener University will boast two independent law schools, each with its own dean, effective July 1. Read More...

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    Celebrating Excellence

    Honors Week serves as a time for students to show off their unique academic achievements from cutting-edge research to creative and civic engagement projects. Read More...

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    Community Collaboration

    Schmutz Student Civic Engagement Mini-Grants are awarded to support undergraduate student-led projects developed in collaboration with community partners. Read More...

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    Sound of School Spirit

    The Widener University Pep Band is one of many opportunities for non-music majors to continue their love of music in college Read More...

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    10 years of inspiration

    Since January 2005, the Widener Observatory has given students, university staff and community members a first-hand look at science in action. Read More...

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    April 18, 2015

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