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Due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe, please note that events may be canceled or moved to a virtual format.

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LinkedIn Learning Black History Month Image
08
Feb

LinkedIn Learning February Challenge: Black History Month (2/8-2/28)

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

In celebration of Black History Month, we invite current students, faculty, and staff to participate in LinkedIn Learning’s BHM Challenge—an opportunity to take incredible courses taught by black authors.

01
Mar

Beideman Visiting Scholars Program

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  • Virtual
Open to:
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Current students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend this year's Beideman Visiting Scholar, Bryan Alexander, for a discussion of how 2020's extraordinary events have reshaped higher education.

resume clinic
02
Mar

Resume Clinic

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  • Virtual via Zoom
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Join us for this virtual resume workshop. Have your existing resume on hand or start from scratch. You will leave this workshop with a draft or final version of your resume.

02
Mar

Provost Scholarship Hour: Resilience

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Faculty/Staff

Faculty and staff are invited to join a discussion on resilience for the Widener University Provost Scholarship Hour. The event recognizes faculty scholarly engagement and cutting-edge intellectual contributions to peer-reviewed publications and professional organizations.

02
Mar

Financial Aid 102

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Accepted & Incoming Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Learn more about the financial aid process as you begin to make a decision about your future college plans.

04
Mar

I'm Admitted, What's Next?

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Accepted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

Join us for this virtual event where we will talk about what you should be doing now and in the coming months to prepare for making an educated decision on becoming a member of the Pride.

Wolfgram Memorial Library present OERs@ Widener: An introduction
05
Mar

Intro to Open Education Resources (OER)

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  • Wolfgram Memorial Library YouTube
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Attend this informative lecture about the importance of Open Education and the relevancy of a flexible admissions process in the current academic sphere.

Observatory NGC 4565 Needle Galaxy in Coma Berenices
05
Mar

Spring Stargazing via Zoom!

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

Join us for a Virtual Stargazing session! Enjoy the wonders of the evening sky with your friends and family in the comfort of your own home! No registration required!

Wolfgram Memorial Library in fall
10
Mar

APA Citation Style: What's New in the 7th Edition

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Need help with the APA Citation style? The librarians at the Wolfgram library are here to help. This event will now be offered in a VIRTUAL FORMAT due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe.

10
Mar

LinkedIn Workshop - Graduate Students

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  • Virtual via Zoom
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Join us for this hands-on, virtual LinkedIn workshop. You will leave this workshop with a complete LinkedIn profile and tips and tricks for navigating LinkedIn. This workshop is for graduate students. A LinkedIn workshop for undergraduate students will be held on February 10.

career design and development team work with students in workshop
11
Mar

Cover Letter Clinic

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  • Virtual via Zoom
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Join us for this virtual cover letter workshop. Have your existing cover letter on hand or start from scratch. You will leave this workshop with a draft or final version of a cover letter.

M104 Sombrero Galaxy
15
Mar

Spring Stargazing via Zoom!

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  • Live via Zoom!
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join us for an evening of stargazing- virtually from the comfort of your own home! Professor Augensen will lead a riveting discussion and presentation of the universe like you've never seen before! No registration required. IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR ZOOM IS UPGRADED TO 5.0.

Careers Event
16
Mar

Interview Workshop

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  • Virtual via Zoom
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Join Career Design & Development staff for an online, interactive interview skills workshop.

17
Mar

Fierce and Fashionable: Working-Class Feminism in Jazz-Age Philadelphia

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  • Virtual
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Author Sharon McConnell-Sidorick writes about youth culture and radical politics of working-class women who forged a vision for social change in Jazz Age Philadelphia. Learn about their heroic...

Accepted Student Day
20
Mar

Virtual Accepted Student Day

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Accepted & Incoming Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Join us for our Virtual Accepted Student Day where you'll have an opportunity to interact with faculty, staff and current Widener students.

mock madness interview session
22
Mar

Mock Madness (3/22-3/26)

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  • Virtual Mock Interviews via Zoom
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Practice your interviewing skills all week long! This virtual event is open to students who would like to schedule mock interviews. Employer partners are invited to participate as interviewers. All interviews will occur via Zoom.

Globular Star Cluster M13
24
Mar

Stargazing: Spring Teachers' Night

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  • Live via Zoom!
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Calling all K-12 teachers! The Widener Observatory wants to treat you to a night among the stars! You spend all day helping students reach for the stars! Now, treat yourself and your family to an unforgettable experience!

High School Leadership Awards 2019
26
Mar

High School Leadership Awards Ceremony

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  • Virtual Experience
Open to:
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Recognizing Regional Student Leaders The High School Leadership Awards, in partnership with NBC10, is designed to recognize high school students in the region who have demonstrated leadership by...