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    Global Perspective

    Students from the School of Human Service Professions took an unforgettable international trip abroad to Japan this summer. Read More...

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    Workplace Preparation

    Widener’s co-operative education program immerses students in the workplace and provides them with the skills they need to succeed in today’s job market. Read More...

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    Planting Roots in Chester

    Neubauer Fellow teaches the importance of goal setting to children in Chester through community gardening project. Read More...

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    Women in Computing

    Widener’s Women in Computing Club provides a strong support system for female students interested in computer science-related fields. Read More...

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    Difference Makers

    Undergraduate and graduate student commencement speakers share a passion for making a difference both near and far. Read More...

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    Education in Action

    Undergraduate Student Project Day and the Graduate Research Symposium showcase remarkable work done by Widener students. Read More...

Recent News

  • Lone Brick Theatre Company to Perform at Philadelphia Fringe FestivalTuesday, August 4, 2015

    Lone Brick Theatre Company to Perform at Philadelphia Fringe Festival

    Widener University's Lone Brick Theatre Company opens its 2015-16 season and makes its Neighborhood Fringe debut with the original production "Dissever My Soul."

  • Dr. Kathryn Healey Named Trainer Faculty Fellow Monday, August 3, 2015

    Dr. Kathryn Healey Named Trainer Faculty Fellow

    Dr. Kathryn Healey, a professor of psychology at Widener University, has been awarded a Trainer Faculty Fellowship by the Oskin Leadership Institute at Widener. The fellowship provides Healey with funding to continue her research on the nature of moral injury and its relationship to ethical leadership. It also offers opportunities for several undergraduate psychology students to participate in all aspects of the research project.

  • Here and There: Collaborations with ChinaFriday, July 31, 2015

    Here and There: Collaborations with China

    Chester, Pennsylvania, and Chongqing, China, are literally on opposite sides of the planet: there is a twelve-hour time difference; the cities are 7,681 miles apart; and travel between the two requires flights lasting more than fifteen hours.

  • Help on the HomefrontFriday, July 31, 2015

    Help on the Homefront

    The decision by the Department of Veterans Affairs floored William Truitt: The agency had revoked his much-needed medical disability payments.

  • Widener Leadership WorkingFriday, July 31, 2015

    Widener Leadership Working

    Light streams in through the windows of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, enveloping the room in an ethereal glow, as if Mother Nature herself were granting approval of the gathering of eager faces: more than 130 high school juniors preparing to accept leadership awards.

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