Oskin Leadership Institute

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Leadership Competition


Widener team places second

In the 2nd Annual

Collegiate Leadership Competition

The Collegiate Leadership Competition gives students the opportunity to put their leadership knowledge, skills and behaviors to the test against students from other universities. READ MORE

NBC Leadership


2016 High School

Leadership Awards

Widener University and the Oskin Leadership Institute, in partnership with NBC-10 hosted the High School Leadership Awards on March 23 at the Constitution Center. Over 150 high school students across the Philadelphia region received the award.READ MORE

Honduras at the REMAR Orphanage


Widener Student Awarded

Verni Fellowship to Work

With Children in Honduras

Monica Lesinski writes about her life-changing experience in Honduras at the REMAR Orphanage. READ MORE

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Vernon Hill Receives the Widener Bugle

The Oskin Leadership Institute recognizes Vernon Hill at our 5th Annual Voices of Leadership Dinner. READ MORE. 



 Cynthia Figueroa

Cynthia Figueroa gives Women’s History Month Lecture

Cynthia Figueroa, CEO of Congreso de Latinos Unidos in Philadelphia, talking to students during her Women’s History Lecture. Cynthia is serving this year as the Institute’s 2015-2016 Beideman Visiting Scholar. READ MORE leadership studies minor graphic

Oskin Institute awards 47 Leadership Certificates

Forty-seven students and staff to receive their Widener Leadership Certificate in May from the Oskin Leadership Institute. READ MORE

Leadership Banner


Oskin Banner on Kapelski Wall

Each semester a Widener student is selected to design the Oskin banner. READ MORE

Leadership Certificate

Arthur Schwartz, Oskin Director, edits a new book on ethical leadership. Read more ...