News, Nursing

The Widener University School of Nursing is proud to share our accomplishments with the community.

Widener University Faculty Awards 

Each May, Widener University honors teaching innovation, outstanding research, and civic engagement at the annual Faculty Awards Banquet. Leaders in higher education external to the university review the applications for these awards.


Dr. Normajean ColbyDr. Normajean Colby, assistant professor and coordinator of pediatric nursing in the School of Nursing, received the 2015 Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching. The Lindback Award is given to a faculty member who has demonstrated a history of teaching at the highest level. It is endowed by the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation, a Philadelphia-based foundation that provides grants to institutions of higher education for the promotion of excellence in teaching.



Stay Tuned for More!