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3
Jun

SURCA Stars & S'mores

  • University Center Fire Pit
  • Widener University Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join SURCA faculty, staff, and students for their annual Stars & S'mores event.

Solar Flare
7
Jun

Friday Evening Stargazing Session

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Continuing Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join Professor Augensen as he explores the wonders of the galaxy at the Observatory! Registration is required!

CREW Leaders Jumping for Joy
11
Jun

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

An in-person summer orientation session designed to get you connected to Widener University and ready for classes in advance of fall orientation!

CREW Leaders jumping for joy!
12
Jun

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

An in-person summer orientation session designed to get you connected to Widener University and ready for classes in advance of fall orientation!

CREW Leaders Jumping for Joy
13
Jun

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

An in-person summer orientation session designed to get you connected to Widener University and ready for classes in advance of fall orientation!

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24
Jun

Creative Writing Summer Camp (June 24-28)

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  • Widener Main Campus
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • High School Counselors
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Creative Writing Summer Camp is a five-day program for high school students between ages 14-17. Led by professors from Widener’s Creative Writing Program, students write original poems, short stories, and creative essays as they explore and are inspired by the techniques of contemporary writers.

Summer Camp Bottle Rocket Launch
24
Jun

Engineering Summer Camp for High School Students (6/24-6/27)

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  • Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Learn about engineering in a fun, hands-on camp offered by Widener professors. Students entering 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grades may register directly for these four full-day sessions.

Widener University 2024 health career explorers summer program
24
Jun

Health Career Explorers Summer Program 6/24 - 6/27

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  • Widener Main Campus (Various Buildings)
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Join fellow high school students for an interactive and immersive experience exploring several Health Professions. Learn about the Inside Track to these careers at Widener University.

Young Scientists Summer Camp
24
Jun

Next Generation Scientists Summer Mini-camp (6/24-6/27)

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  • Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Widener's Next Generation Scientists Summer Mini-Camp is the perfect place for high school students to explore subjects hands-on as diverse as biochemistry, biology, chemistry, computer science, environmental science, mathematics, and physics and astronomy.

25
Jun

Social Work Summer Day Camp

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  • Widener University - Bruce Hall
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Camp provides an up-close opportunity for students to learn about the exciting field of social work and the many types of settings the Bachelor of Social Work professionals can gain employment.

CREW Leaders jumping for joy!
9
Jul

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

An in-person summer orientation session designed to get you connected to Widener University and ready for classes in advance of fall orientation!

CREW Leaders jumping for joy!
10
Jul

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

An in-person summer orientation session designed to get you connected to Widener University and ready for classes in advance of fall orientation!

CREW Leaders jumping for joy!
11
Jul

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

An in-person summer orientation session designed to get you connected to Widener University and ready for classes in advance of fall orientation!

17
Jul

Widener Community Reading Group

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Current Adult & Continuing Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

All faculty, staff and students are welcome to join the community reading group to discuss the book Promoting Inclusive Classroom Dynamics in Higher Education by Kathryn C. Oleson.

RECamp
22
Jul

Robotics Summer Camp for High School Students (7/22-7/25)

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  • Widener University Main Campus
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

This four-day camp is designed for high school students to learn about robotics systems and to develop their robotics skills. High school students from all levels (including 9th grade) are welcome.

15
Aug

1821 Experience Pre-Orientation Program

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  • Widener Main Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

Engage and connect with the Pride before anyone else! Our 1821 Experience Pre-Orientation Program is unique and immersive! The program assist new students as they transition to college life and engage them with activities to prepare for a successful undergraduate career.

CREW Leaders jumping for joy!
16
Aug

Pride Experience 3: Transfer Transitions

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  • University Center, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience 3: Transfer Transitions program is a full, engaging day of information for incoming freshman and transfer students beginning their journey at Widener at the start of the spring semester.

Student leaders with pom-poms cheer and sing
20
Aug

Pride Experience 2: Fall Orientation

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  • Widener University, Chester Campus
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

Fall Orientation, also known as Pride Experience II, is your official welcome to Widener University. Directly following freshman check-in/move-in, this multi-day event gives students the opportunity to meet new classmates, get connected to campus resources, and make a smooth transition into college.