- Friday, February 12, 2016
The inaugural issue of Chester magazine, an online and print publication about the city produced by Widener University students, has won gold in the 2016 CUPPIE Awards presented by the professional organization CUPRAP, College and University Public Relations and Associated Professionals. The magazine took home the top prize in the Wild Card category. All of the stories were planned, reported, written, edited and illustrated by students.
- Thursday, February 11, 2016
Widener University this year is funding a dozen student and faculty research projects and community initiatives that will directly benefit the city of Chester. The projects are financed by endowed funds established during the university's record-breaking $65 million Taking the Lead fundraising campaign.
- Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Widener University, one of the nation's premier universities for civic engagement and applied leadership, in partnership with WCAU-TV NBC10, today announced the winners of the Widener University High School Leadership Awards. In its fifth year, the program recognized 159 students from high schools in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware who demonstrated courage and leadership within their communities.
- Friday, February 5, 2016
Four Widener students recently traveled to our nation's capital to take part in a series of events presented by the New American Colleges and Universities, of which Widener is a member.
- Monday, February 1, 2016
The Widener University Lone Brick Theatre Company will waive ticket prices for upcoming performances of Marsha Norman's "Getting Out."