• Chester magazine presentation

    A Precedent in Print

    Widener students in a Magazine Journalism course were published in the inaugural issue of Chester magazine. Read More...

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    Developing Leaders

    The Oskin Leadership Institute offers a certificate in leadership to all Widener undergraduate and graduate students. Read More...

  • PT students video child development

    Shooting For Impact

    Physical therapy and communication studies students participate in a service-learning project that will impact children in Chinese orphanages. Read More...

  • A Year of Firsts

    This year’s Homecoming was unlike any other in Widener University’s history. Read More...

  • Book cover

    Work of Art

    Widener professor, publisher, artist collaborate on new book of poetry. Read More...

  • Rugby

    Always In Play

    Rec, intramural, club sports have plenty to offer at Widener. Read More...

Recent News

  • Widener Partnership Charter School Names April Thomas as PrincipalWednesday, November 26, 2014

    Widener Partnership Charter School Names April Thomas as Principal

    The Widener Partnership Charter School, Pennsylvania's first university-based charter school, appointed April Thomas of Chesterbrook, Pa. as principal/CEO effective February 27.

  • Magazine Produced by Widener Students Focuses on ChesterTuesday, November 4, 2014

    Magazine Produced by Widener Students Focuses on Chester

    The inaugural issue of Chester magazine, an online and print publication about the city produced by Widener University students, will be released this month and celebrated on the university's campus.

  • Widener Partners on Security Camera Initiative in ChesterMonday, November 3, 2014

    Widener Partners on Security Camera Initiative in Chester

    Widener University is working with the city of Chester, the Institute for Economic Development, and other public and private partners to launch a multi-phase initiative to install outdoor security cameras in Chester, Pa. to help reduce crime in the city.

  • Lone Brick Theatre Company Presents Aristophanes' Wednesday, October 29, 2014

    Lone Brick Theatre Company Presents Aristophanes' "Lysistrata"

    Widener University's Lone Brick Theatre Company presents Aristophanes' "Lysistrata" on November 7, 8 and 9 at 8 p.m. in Widener's Alumni Auditorium.

  • Widener's FreshBaked Theatre Company to Perform Thursday, October 23, 2014

    Widener's FreshBaked Theatre Company to Perform "The Odyssey"

    Widener University's FreshBaked Theatre Company will present "The Odyssey" on two consecutive Sundays, November 9 and 16, at 2 p.m. The company will also host special matinee performances for local schools and homeschooling families in addition to the general public on Monday, Nov. 10 at 1 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 14 at 10 a.m.

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