2017 News Archive
21 Feb, 2017
Widener University has been ranked number one on the list of 2017 Top Online MSW Programs published by GraduatePrograms.com.
20 Feb, 2017
School of Human Service Professions Dean Paula Silver Receives the 2017 Insight into Diversity Magazine Giving Back Award
Paula Silver, PhD, associate provost for global engagement and dean of the School of Human Service Professions at Widener University received the 2017 Giving Back Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity and inclusion publication in higher education.
8 Feb, 2017
To help educators gain significant professional development without the initial commitment of a master's or doctoral program, the Widener University Center for Education is offering several advanced certification programs at a significantly discounted price per course.
31 Jan, 2017
The Widener University Center for Hospitality Management will host its annual Career Day Wednesday, Feb. 15. This event is open to students and professionals from throughout the region.
31 Jan, 2017
Widener Community Nursing Clinic Celebrates Five Years of Providing Health Services for Underinsured and Uninsured
The Widener Community Nursing Clinic, led by the Widener University School of Nursing and housed at Cityteam, celebrated five years of providing health-related services to underinsured and uninsured individuals on January 30.
30 Jan, 2017
Widener Law Commonwealth alumnus James Schultz has been announced by the Trump administration as associate White House counsel and special assistant to the President.
26 Jan, 2017
The Widener University Observatory has resumed its public stargazing sessions. All are invited to see the stars, planets and other celestial wonders using the observatory's 12- and 16-inch computerized reflecting telescopes.
17 Jan, 2017
School of Engineering Dean Fred Akl is Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award by Delaware County's Society of Professional Engineers
Widener University School of Engineering Dean Fred Akl, of Marple Township, Pa., has been awarded the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award by the Delaware County Chapter of the Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers.
13 Jan, 2017
Widener University will take part in a number of community and tribute events as the nation pauses to reflect on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
12 Jan, 2017
Widener Law Commonwealth has been ranked fifth on The National Jurist magazine's list of "Best Schools for Bar Exam Preparation" out of more than 200 nationally ranked law schools.
11 Jan, 2017
Widener to host second of three-part free recital series Jan. 22 with renowned Philadelphia octet, Relache
On Sunday, Jan. 22 at 3 p.m., Widener University will host the second of three concerts as part of its free Widener University Recital Series.
6 Jan, 2017
Three Widener University School of Nursing faculty have been selected to receive funding to assess the impact of the New Careers in Nursing (NCIN) Scholarship Program.
4 Jan, 2017
School of Business Administration to give distinguished management performance award to Comcast executive
The Widener University School of Business Administration announced today it will give its 2017 Distinguished Performance in Management Award to David Cohen of Comcast.