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Engineering Fellowship

Nov. 28, 2018

New endowed engineering fellowship supports international research opportunities

Point of Pride

Nov. 28, 2018

Widener and Milton Hershey School partner to support low-income, first-generation students

Alumni Corner

Nov. 28, 2018

Three-time Widener graduate Jeff Keller receives public service award

Taylor Arboretum Clean Up

Nov. 28, 2018

Freshmen nursing students learn lesson in environmental health

Distinguished Writers

Nov. 28, 2018

Poet shares advice with students in English and Creative Writing Department

Spotlight on Sports

Nov. 28, 2018

Widener football players named CoSIDA Academic All-District

Advocating for Change

Nov. 14, 2018

Nursing students write resolution for safe nurse staff ratios

Reflecting on History

Nov. 14, 2018

Widener hosts World War I symposium

Point of Pride

Oct. 31, 2018

Through $60K grant, Widener offers new program for students with intellectual disabilities

Disaster Drill

Oct. 17, 2018

Widener nursing students practice skills in regional disaster simulation

Faculty Support

Oct. 17, 2018

Beyond the classroom, faculty provide scholarship support for students

Old Main 150th

Oct. 03, 2018

Widener to mark Old Main sesquicentennial with public program

Point of Pride

Oct. 03, 2018

Widener Partnership Charter School alumni arrive as freshmen

Summer Research

Oct. 03, 2018

Undergraduate students shine at Summer Research Symposium

Student Affairs Initiatives

Oct. 03, 2018

Free laundry, meal plans accepted at Uno Pizzeria, and shuttle service to Swarthmore

Leadership Worth Following

Oct. 03, 2018

Oskin Leadership Institute hosts leadership lecture by Dale Thompson

Philadelphia Speakers Series

Oct. 03, 2018

Former FBI director kicks off 2018-19 Speakers Series

ROTC Leaders

Oct. 03, 2018

Dauntless Battalion cadets voted tops among their peers at leadership training

Spotlight on Sports

Oct. 03, 2018

The long journey back for Donte' Harrell

Greifswald Exchange

Sep. 19, 2018

Students and faculty visit Germany under exchange with University of Greifswald

Diversity Award

Sep. 19, 2018

Widener recognized nationally for diversity and inclusion practices

Student Leaders

Sep. 19, 2018

Widener welcomes 2018 Apogee Scholars

Celebrating Commencement

Sep. 19, 2018

The class of 2019 will graduate at The Mann Center for the Performing Arts

ROTC Summer Training

Sep. 19, 2018

Widener ROTC cadets participate in summer training around the country

President's Message

Sep. 05, 2018

Welcome to fall

Point of Pride

Sep. 05, 2018

Biology professor awarded National Science Foundation grant for fish research

Welcome to Widener

Sep. 05, 2018

Widener kicks off academic year with freshmen move-in and convocation

Strike Up the Band

Sep. 05, 2018

Widener fields its first marching band since its days as Pennsylvania Military College

Pre-Orientation Experiences

Sep. 05, 2018

More than 80 incoming freshmen participate in programs before moving in

Spotlight on Sports

Aug. 15, 2018

Women's soccer hires Dan Blank as head coach

Summer Research

Jul. 18, 2018

Research opportunities help students become innovators in their fields

Point of Pride

Jul. 18, 2018

Assistant Professor receives exclusive grant from National Science Foundation

#MyTopCollege

Jul. 18, 2018

Widener vying for most spirited school title in Forbes social media contest

Spotlight on Sports

Jul. 18, 2018

Basketball student-athletes compete in European goodwill tour

Costa Rica Partnership

Jun. 20, 2018

Widener partners with Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica, receives $25K grant

President's Message

May. 23, 2018

Earning a degree, graduating with relationships

Point of Pride

May. 23, 2018

Widener awards diplomas to more than 1500 graduates

Nightingale Ceremony

May. 23, 2018

Nursing graduates are honored and pledge to care for all

Academic Leaders

May. 23, 2018

Class of 2018 top graduates make the grade

Spotlight on Sports

May. 23, 2018

Widener student-athletes recognized for combination of athletics and academics

Student Project Day

May. 09, 2018

Widener students share academic research, internships and more

Point of Pride

May. 09, 2018

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering Anita Singh receives prestigious grant from National Science Foundation

Posters on the Hill

May. 09, 2018

Computer science students share cancer research on Capitol Hill

The Blue Route

May. 09, 2018

International literary journal celebrates 10th anniversary

Leadership Certificates

May. 09, 2018

Leadership certificates give Widener students an edge

Learning at Conferences

May. 09, 2018

Students represent Widener at national conferences in various fields

Spotlight on Sports

May. 09, 2018

Widener Athletics celebrates seniors at sports assembly

High-Impact Practices

Apr. 25, 2018

Fair showcases Wideners dedication to high-impact practices

Point of Pride

Apr. 25, 2018

Widener students advocate in Pennsylvania State Capitol

Social Justice

Apr. 25, 2018

Students organize annual Take Back the Night and Walk a Mile in Her Shoes events

Back to High School

Apr. 25, 2018

Widener students provide tutoring and mentoring at Chester High School

Global Learning

Apr. 25, 2018

French students participate for second year in program that connects them with French-Canadian author

Spotlight on Sports

Apr. 25, 2018

Widener sports teams join the fight against cancer

President for a Day

Apr. 11, 2018

Junior DeShawn Ivey switches places with Widener president for a day

Point of Pride

Apr. 11, 2018

School of Business Administration honors Dr. Keith Leaphart at 47th awards banquet

Career Showcase

Apr. 11, 2018

College of Arts & Sciences first career showcase flips the traditional format

Beideman Visiting Scholar

Apr. 11, 2018

Oskin Leadership Institute welcomes Beideman Visiting Scholar

Meet the Board

Apr. 11, 2018

Student trustee Jared Becker 18

Distinguished Writers Series

Apr. 11, 2018

Author shares advice with students in English and creative writing department

Moment to Movement

Apr. 11, 2018

Widener students participate in WHYYs discussion on the #MeToo movement

The Invisible Illnesses

Apr. 11, 2018

Senior capstone group looks to break the stigma of mental illness

Spotlight on Sports

Apr. 11, 2018

Widener Track & Field excels on the field and in the classroom

Courage Day

Mar. 28, 2018

Widener holds second annual Courage Day

Point of Pride

Mar. 28, 2018

Honors Week celebrates academic excellence of Widener students

Voices of Leadership

Mar. 28, 2018

CHOP President and CEO Madeline Bell honored at Voices of Leadership event

Spotlight on Sports

Mar. 28, 2018

Widener mens soccer spends Spring Break in Spain and Portugal

An Unexpected Drive

Mar. 28, 2018

With a snowstorm on the way, English and creative writing faculty, students drive to Florida conference

Commencement Speakers

Mar. 14, 2018

Widener announces commencement speakers for 2018 ceremonies

Biology Grants

Mar. 14, 2018

Upper level biology course helps multiple students secure grants

Point of Pride

Feb. 28, 2018

Tim Cairy honored with national award

Inside the White House

Feb. 28, 2018

Widener faculty and students get private tour of White House from alumnus

A Beloved Professor

Feb. 28, 2018

Rest in peace, Dr. Jonathan Akins

Canvas for Students

Feb. 14, 2018

What is Canvas, and what do I need to know?

United by Pride

Jan. 31, 2018

Widener students divided by the Super Bowl, United by their Pride

Point of Pride

Jan. 31, 2018

Widener students take on key roles in European Union simulation in Brussels

Undergraduate Night

Jan. 31, 2018

Students in the spotlight at State Street Reading Series

Alumni Corner

Jan. 31, 2018

Rebecca Nembhard 2015 graduate

President's Message

Jan. 17, 2018

Common Ground Initiative advances into spring

Learning Leadership

Dec. 20, 2017

Widener students earn leadership certificates

Inside-Out

Dec. 20, 2017

Widener nursing students and inmates become classmates

Field Dedication

Dec. 20, 2017

Widener trustee dedicates football field to his mother

Innovative Lessons

Dec. 20, 2017

Nursing students help Widener Partnership Charter School with surgery activity.

Common Ground

Nov. 29, 2017

Common Ground initiative is a model for the nation

Professional Sound

Nov. 29, 2017

Widener's communication studies department unveils new recording studio

Staff Ride

Nov. 29, 2017

PMC alumnus creates memorable ROTC Staff Ride

Learning from Disney

Nov. 29, 2017

Hospitality management students learn from the happiest place on Earth

Distinguished Writers Series

Nov. 29, 2017

Author visits English and creative writing department

Managing Money

Nov. 08, 2017

Students in Money Club find success managing investment funds

ROTC Focus

Nov. 08, 2017

Hundreds attend information night for service academies and ROTC

Point of Pride

Oct. 18, 2017

Summer Research Program students shine at symposium

Finding Common Ground

Oct. 18, 2017

Widener plans event with National Constitution Center

Training Future Nurses

Oct. 18, 2017

On-campus disaster simulation prepares nursing students for emergencies

Superior Court on Main Campus

Sep. 27, 2017

Pennsylvania appellate court hears oral arguments

Point of Pride

Sep. 27, 2017

A record number of women in freshman computer programming

President and Professor

Sep. 27, 2017

Widener president makes time for teaching

Spotlight on Sports

Sep. 27, 2017

Widener student-athletes enjoy early season success and conference recognition

In Times of Need

Sep. 27, 2017

Widener students help victims of natural disasters

President's Message

Sep. 06, 2017

Welcome to Fall

Point of Pride

Sep. 06, 2017

Widener welcomes the class of 2021, the 200th graduating class of the university!

Freshman in Costa Rica

Sep. 06, 2017

Students participate in freshman seminar course abroad

Learning from Alumni

Sep. 06, 2017

Freshman Hospitality Majors Welcomed by Alumni at Country Club

Our Widener-Germany Connection

Sep. 06, 2017

Partnership with University of Greifswald enriches both universities

Spotlight on Sports

Sep. 06, 2017

A Sneak Peek of the Widener Football Season

Robotics Engineering

Aug. 16, 2017

Robotics engineering at Widener

ISRC Receives Grant

Aug. 16, 2017

The Interdisciplinary Sexuality Research Collaborative receives grant from ViiV Healthcare

Video Production Award

Aug. 16, 2017

Communication studies student wins national award after Philadelphia Union internship

Student, Swimmer and Businesswoman

Aug. 16, 2017

Sophomore swimmer runs her own company

Point of Pride

Jul. 19, 2017

Undergrad students spend the summer on campus researching

Spotlight on Sports

Jul. 19, 2017

Three student athletes make academic all-MAC teams

Trip to China

Jun. 14, 2017

Annual trip to China includes visit to Chongqing business

Grant Promotes Collaboration

Jun. 14, 2017

Biomedical engineering and nursing students participate in interdisciplinary training

Competitive Grant Secured

Jun. 14, 2017

College of Arts & Sciences receives Teagle Foundation Grant

Spotlight on Sports

Jun. 14, 2017

Mens Outdoor Track and Field ends a victorious season

President's Message

May. 24, 2017

A message from Widener President Julie E. Wollman

Point of Pride

May. 24, 2017

Students show off projects at high impact practices fair

Commencement at Widener

May. 24, 2017

Widener awards diplomas to more than 1100 this weekend

Nursing Nightingale Ceremony

May. 24, 2017

The School of Nursing celebrates largest class at nightingale ceremony

ROTC Commissioning

May. 24, 2017

Widener ROTC commissions 14 cadets

Spotlight on Sports

May. 24, 2017

Softball ends historic season at NCAA regionals

Leadership Competition Winners

May. 03, 2017

Widener team prevails in college leadership competition

Points of Pride

May. 03, 2017

Widener recognizes students named to President's List

Newman Civic Fellow

May. 03, 2017

Campus Compact names sophomore Iman Elkhashab as a 2017 Newman Civic Fellow

Commencement at Widener

May. 03, 2017

Celebrating the class of #Widener2017

Student Project Day

May. 03, 2017

Undergraduate and graduate students present research

Spotlight on Sports

May. 03, 2017

Four swimmers make Philadelphia Inquirer academic all-area teams

President for a Day

Apr. 12, 2017

Computer science student takes on the role as president of Widener

SBA Awards Banquet

Apr. 12, 2017

School of Business Administration honors Comcast executive

International Learning Experience

Apr. 12, 2017

French students have international learning experience with author

Reading for Unity

Apr. 12, 2017

Local students come together to promote peace through literature

Auditor General Visit

Apr. 12, 2017

Pennsylvania Auditor General visits Main Campus to discuss key political issues

Spotlight on Sports

Apr. 12, 2017

Head softball coach Fred Dohrmann earns 600th career victory at Widener

History Alumnus Gives Lecture

Mar. 22, 2017

History Channel Expert Steve Gillon discusses the death of JFK

Spring Break at Widener

Mar. 22, 2017

From Italy to New Orleans, students experience culture and help communities grow during spring break

Science Fellowship News

Mar. 22, 2017

Biology professor is next Cynthia H. Sarnoski science faculty fellow

Spotlight on Sports

Mar. 22, 2017

Indoor track & field win historic 21st MAC championship

Spotlight on Sports

Mar. 01, 2017

Sam Smiths buzzer beater advances to final round for GEICO college basketball

Winter Break in Costa Rica

Feb. 08, 2017

A student reflection on a life-changing learning experience

Points of Pride

Feb. 08, 2017

Community Nursing Clinic celebrates five years

Working Around the World

Feb. 08, 2017

Nursing student spends winter break in Nepal children's hospital

Widener Works

Feb. 08, 2017

Widener works program sets the stage for graduate success

Celebrating Our Successful Young Alums

Feb. 08, 2017

As engineering alumnus Kevin Brown makes strides professionally, he shares his journey with students

Greece Agreement

Feb. 08, 2017

New agreement creates path for Greece-based high school students to study at Widener

Spotlight on Sports

Feb. 08, 2017

Nine student-athletes make academic all-middle atlantic conference teams

Message from the President

Jan. 18, 2017

We all make Widener a world-class institution

MLK Day of Service

Jan. 18, 2017

Widener University reflects on and celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Points of Pride

Jan. 18, 2017

Widener is top 10 in Philly

Engineering Dean Recognized for Body of Work

Jan. 18, 2017

Fred Akl will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from Delaware County's Society of Professional Engineers

Spotlight on Sports

Jan. 18, 2017

Six student-athletes make Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Teams

French Student to Join Peace Corps

Dec. 14, 2016

Djene Sylla, '17, will travel to Burkina Faso with the Peace Corps after graduation

Vigil Held for Student Leader

Dec. 14, 2016

Widener community gathers to mourn student John Zackowski

Points of Pride

Dec. 14, 2016

Widener SBDC has widespread impact

Students Learn to Lean In

Dec. 14, 2016

Faculty help students lean in to combat gender biases

The Power of a Hug

Dec. 14, 2016

Peace activist Ken Nwadike Jr. encourages unity...and more hugging

A New Approach to Teaching and Teaching the Teachers

Dec. 14, 2016

Community engaged teacher education program centers around culturally responsive pedagogy

Spotlight on Sports

Dec. 14, 2016

Widener to add NCAA men's volleyball & women's golf in 2017-2018

Inaugural Courage Day

Nov. 23, 2016

A student reflection on lessons learned and shared

Social Media Ambassadors

Nov. 23, 2016

New program puts students at the forefront of university social media

Leadership and Sustainability

Nov. 23, 2016

Annual Beideman Visiting Scholar discusses leadership and sustainability

Spotlight on Sports

Nov. 23, 2016

Pitone & McDermott compete at NCAA Cross Country Championships - Pitone places second

Widener Royalty

Nov. 02, 2016

Caleah Kitchens and Michael Dixon are the 2016 Homecoming Queen and King

Research to Improve Lives

Nov. 02, 2016

Biomedical engineering students and faculty make strides in prosthesis research

Points of Pride

Nov. 02, 2016

Two new rankings highlight value of a Widener education

International Study Opportunities

Nov. 02, 2016

Students of all majors can incorporate global learning into their Widener education

Distinguished Writers Series

Nov. 02, 2016

Author Patricia Engel sheds light on her writing process during campus visit

Preparing Tomorrow's Nurses

Nov. 02, 2016

Nursing students think on their feet in disaster simulation

It's Showtime!

Nov. 02, 2016

Widener Dance Company presents their annual fall recital Nov. 11

Spotlight on Sports

Nov. 02, 2016

Cross country wins fourth straight mac championship

Fourth in the Nation

Oct. 12, 2016

Samantha DeCapua is fourth in a national listing of Army ROTC seniors

Spotlight on Sports

Oct. 12, 2016

Widener volleyball participates in Buddy Walk for sixth consecutive year

Summer Research

Sep. 21, 2016

Biomedical engineering students gain national attention for findings

Accreditation News

Sep. 21, 2016

Biomedical engineering receives accreditation following first evaluation

A New Crop of Leaders

Sep. 21, 2016

ROTC cadets complete daylong orientation program

Students as Consultants

Sep. 21, 2016

Student project results in sales boost for area small business

Lessons from the 'Bad Guys'

Sep. 21, 2016

Stormtroopers talk community organizing and marketing

Spotlight on Sports

Sep. 21, 2016

Kayla Herr named PhilaFieldHockey Student-Athlete of the Week

Getting Engaged

Sep. 09, 2016

Class of 2020 participates in the fourth annual day of service and placemaking workshops

New Hospitality Offering

Sep. 09, 2016

Partnership with DCCC provides new culinary courses