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      Jane Golden

      Pew Memorial Lecture

      September 27, 2017 12 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
      Where: University Center, Webb Room

      Jane Golden, executive director of Mural Arts Philadelphia, will give a talk on "Public Art and Social Change." The Pew Memorial lecture is hosted by the College of Arts and Sciences.

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      Opportunities in Costa Rica: Spring 2018 – Information Session

      September 27, 2017 5:00 p.m. and September 28, 2017 5:00 p.m.
      Where: Kirkbride Hall Room 203

      Students are invited to attend a Costa Rica information session to see how to get involved in a unique short term study abroad experience at Widener's Costa Rica hub near San Jose and a variety of other locations.

      English and Creative Writing Department Fall Faculty Lecture

      When: September 28, 2017 3:30 p.m.
      Where: University Center Room F

      Dr. Daniel Robinson, a professor of English and this year's Senior Seminar advisor, will speak on the Shelleys (Percy Bysshe and Mary Shelley).

      Widener University Blood Drive

      When: October 2, 2017 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
      Where: University Center Room F
      RSVP: Sign up here.

      Help the American Red Cross and local hospital patients by donating blood at a drive sponsored by the Widener University Student Nursing Association.

      Ken Pobo Reading: Loplop in a Red City

      When: October 5, 2017 4:00 p.m. – 6 p.m.
      Where: Widener University Art Museum

      Join a celebration of Ken Pobo's new book of poetry "Loplop in a Red City." Ken will read selections of ekphrastic poetry – accompanied by a slide show – from a collection reviewers have called "masterpieces...bursting with exuberant life."

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      Students share their findings at last year's Summer Research Symposium

      Summer Research Symposium

      October 6 2017 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.
      Where: University Center

      The Summer Research program will culminate with an annual research symposium.

      The Delaware Law School Open House

      When: October 12, 2017 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
      Where: Delaware Law School

      Visit Delaware Law School for an open house to learn more about the opportunities available. Another open house is also scheduled for November 11 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

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      Widener Athletics Hall of Fame Ceremony

      October 13, 2017 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
      Where: Springfield Country Club, 400 Sproul Road, Springfield, Pennsylvania

      RSVP: Please RSVP by Friday, Sept. 29 by calling 610-499-1154 or online here.

      Alumni and friends of the university are invited to celebrate this exciting time in Widener's history as the third class of inductees is welcomed into the Athletics Hall of Fame.

      Alumni Awards Celebration

      When: October 13, 2017 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
      Where: Springfield Country Club, 400 Sproul Road, Springfield, Pennsylvania
      RSVP: Please RSVP online

      Alumni and friends of the university are invited to celebrate the 2017 Alumni Award recipients for a cocktail reception and awards ceremony.

      Widener Homecoming Day Football Game vs. Lycoming

      When: October 14, 2017 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
      Where: Quick Stadium

      The homecoming day football game begins at 1 p.m. The homecoming king and queen will be crowned at halftime. To see the full homecoming schedule, click here.


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