Alumni are the heart of Widener University’s history, and what better way to recognize this than when descendants of Widener University alumni graduate each May and become a part of a special tradition at Widener.
Who is a WU legacy graduate?
A Widener University legacy is a student or alumnus/a who has a parent, grandparent, or sibling who graduated from Widener University.
Who is considered a WU legacy alumnus/a?
Daughters, sons, granddaughters, grandsons, step-children, and step-grandchildren of graduates from Widener University, Pennsylvania Military College, Penn Morton College, Widener College, and/or Brandywine College are considered Widener legacies.
Join us in celebrating this year’s WU legacy graduates:
2014 Graduating Legacy Students
- Naomi Anderson, daughter of Stanley Anderson '98, '05
- Briannah Ball, daughter of Valerie Smith '03
- Marlisa Beatty '04, daughter of Susan Beatty '05, '08
- Joseph Breen III, son of Suzanne Breen '79 & Joseph Breen '78, '82; grandson of Joseph Breen '57
- Kelly Buckley, daughter of Patricia Ryan Buckley '81 & Robert Buckley '81, & sister of Katlyn Buckley '11
- Elizabeth Carpino, daughter of James Carpino '91L
- Bethany L. Cheezum, daughter of Sandra Wildgust Cheezum '86
- Michael DeFusco, son of Gregory DeFusco '86
- James DeVita, son of Gerard DeVita '84 & Marie DeVita '84, & brother of Lauren DeVita '11
- Kelly Froio, daughter of Gregory Froio '84
- Nicole Griffin, daughter of Frank Griffin '89
- Caitlin Grobaker, daughter of James Grobaker '87, & sister of James Grobaker III '13
- Michael Howanski, son of Raymond Howanski '88
- Jeffery Keller, son of Robert Keller '98, '01
- Liam Kinsolving, son of Joseph Kinsolving '76
- Julie McLaughlin, daughter of Edward McLaughlin '86
- Joseph McMananmom-Simon, son of Joshua Simon '88L
- Kellie Medendorp, daughter of Laurie Medendorp '86 & John Melondorp '99
- Jennifer O'Neill, daughter of Marsha Peton O'Neill '82 & the late Edward O'Neill '83
- Catherine Rawlings, daughter of Michael Rawlings '81, '93 & Julia Varano '80, '87L
- Mark Semerad, son of Gail Farally-Semerad '09,'11
- Lindsey Shook, daughter of Kathy Shook '89
- Sean Simon, son of Scott Simon '77
- John Spinelli, son of John Spinelli '69
- Anthony Toscano, son of Carlo Toscano '85
- Andre Davis, son of Marie Davis '04