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26
Feb

Careers By Design Canvas Course Launch

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  • University Center Atrium
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Adult & Continuing Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join us for an interactive launch event for our new Canvas course, Careers by Design! Design your own canvas while enjoying treats and a prize raffle. Don't miss this fun event for Careers by Design...

philadelphia pride festival parade
27
Feb

Human Sexuality Studies Information Session

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Join us virtually to learn about our unique human sexuality studies programs. Center for Human Sexuality Studies faculty and graduate studies staff will be on hand to answer questions.

27
Feb

Financial Aid 101 - A Virtual Information Session

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

Feeling overwhelmed and uncertain about the financial aid process? Join Widener's Director of Financial Aid Services to learn the terms, topics, and steps surrounding financial aid. This timely session will help guide you through the financial aid process and answer questions about the new process for submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

28
Feb

Master's in Social Work (MSW) Information Session

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  • Zoom/ Virtual
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Join us for an information session featuring the MSW program here at Widener. Program faculty and graduate studies' staff will be on hand to answer questions.

28
Feb

Master's in Social Work (MSW) Information Session

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  • Virtual (Zoom)
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Join us for an information session featuring the MSW program here at Widener. Program faculty and graduate studies' staff will be on hand to answer questions.

Sun with prominences
1
Mar

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

Looking for something to do after the sun goes down? Reach for the stars and explore the galaxy with Widener's Observatory!

Mascot student photo
2
Mar

Widener Day Open House

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

Preview the Widener Pride and hear our roar! In just a few hours, you'll discover the ins and outs of this vibrant community, tour campus, explore majors and engage with faculty and staff. Spoiler: we think you'll love it here.

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4
Mar

Reducing the Cost of Required Texts for Your Students

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  • Online- Zoom
Open to:
  • Faculty/Staff

In this virtual information session for faculty, learn how to collaborate with library faculty to reduce the cost of required texts in your courses. Explore such options as Library eBooks, alternate texts in the Library’s collection, reserve texts, and open educational resources (OERs).

First Quarter Moon
4
Mar

Monday Twilight Stargazing Session

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

Enjoy the wonders and majesty of the summer sky at the Widener University Observatory! Registration in advance is required!

philadelphia pride festival parade
5
Mar

Human Sexuality Studies Information Session

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Join us virtually to learn about our unique human sexuality studies programs. Center for Human Sexuality Studies faculty and graduate studies staff will be on hand to answer questions.

Occupational Therapy Clinic
5
Mar

Occupational Therapy Information Session

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Discover your potential in Widener's Graduate Occupational Therapy major. During this 60-minute virtual session, you will learn about our Occupational Therapy (OTD) program and gain an understanding...

5
Mar

Virtual Admissions Information Session

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Admitted & Incoming Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Join admissions staff and current students via zoom, as we discuss the opportunities you will have at Widener. We'll go over general information, academics, experiential learning, and life outside the classroom. We will also share information on the application process, and leave plenty of time to answer your questions.

Wolfgram Memorial Library in fall
6
Mar

APA Citation Style: Navigating the 7th Edition

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  • Online
Open to:
  • Current Adult & Continuing 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 answer your questions!

Sunset over kirkbride hall
6
Mar

Virtual Information Session: Master of Science in Engineering

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Join us virtually to learn about Widener University's master's and dual degree program offerings in the School of Engineering! Hear from faculty, admissions staff, financial aid and more! Application fees will be waived for attendees.

Globular Star Cluster M13
6
Mar

Stargazing: Spring Teachers' Night

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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

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!

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7
Mar

Beideman Visiting Scholar Program

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

The Beideman Visiting Scholar program brings world-class speakers and scholars to Widener University. This year's program will discuss the ideas and strategies outlined in "Connections Are Everything: A College Student's Guide to Relationship-Rich Education." The authors, Peter Felten, Leo Lambert, and Oscar Miranda Tapia, will lead a discussion on the importance of relationship building as it relates to student learning, well-being, and success.

7
Mar

2024 State of the Union Address Watch & Discussion

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

Virtual event to watch the 2024 State of the Union address by President Joe Biden. Live chat during the speech, followed by facilitated breakout discussion groups.

WU in FL
9
Mar

15th Annual Alumni Day at Phillies Spring Training

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  • BayCare Ballpark, Clearwater, FL
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public

Thank you for your interest in our 15th annual Alumni Day at Phillies Spring Training! Tickets for this event were limited and are now sold out. If you would like to be added to the waitlist, in the...

Criminal Justice Certificate Student Smile
18
Mar

Graduate Criminal Justice Information Session

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  • Zoom
Open to:
  • Prospective Graduate Students

Join us virtually to learn about Widener University's criminal justice master's, certificate, and dual degree programs. Application fees will be waived for attendees.