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Full Moon
16
Sep

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

nursing students working in simulation lab
18
Sep

Nursing Sim Week Open House

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  • Founders Hall, 2nd Floor
Open to:
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

The Widener University School of Nursing is celebrating Simulation Week. There will be raffled gifts and light refreshments. It is open to everyone on campus. We will be introducing Ares are new Simulator.

open book with pages
18
Sep

Fiction Reading

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  • Art Gallery, University Center
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join Associate Professor of English Michael Cocchiarale and Widener graduate Victoria Giansante as they read work on the theme of Escape Velocity: The Powerful Pull of Home.

Summer Research Symposium
20
Sep

SURCA Symposium

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

Join us for the annual Summer Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (SURCA) Symposium to hear students share their summer projects! The SURCA program offers a high-impact experience through faculty-mentored undergraduate research, collaborative engagement, and a student-faculty learning community.

21
Sep

Widener Nursing 50th Anniversary

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  • Springfield Country Club
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Widener University School of Nursing celebrates our 50th Anniversary this year. We want to reunite you with your fellow alumni, friends, colleagues, and faculty. We are planning a night of dinner and an engaging program and we hope that you can join us!

saudi arabian flag
23
Sep

Saudi Arabia National Day

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

Celebrate this national holiday with food, music, and other cultural activities hosted by the Saudi Arabian Cultural Club. All are welcome to learn about Saudi culture and try delicious Middle Eastern cuisine.

Globular Star Cluster M13
23
Sep

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

M57 Ring Nebula in Lyra
30
Sep

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

SGA Town Hall Meeting
01
Oct

SGA Town Hall Meeting

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  • Lathem Hall
Open to:
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join the Student Government Association for our monthly town hall meeting to discuss important campus initiatives and projects

students serve fine dining experience in Marriott Dining Room
02
Oct

Marriott Dining Room Bistro Dinner

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  • ACN, Marriott Dining Room
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join Tourism and Hospitality Management for a student-run restaurant, put on by the Intro to Food and Service Management class!

Oskin Institute
02
Oct

Oskin Keynote Speaker: Terry Halvorsen

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

Join Terry Halverson, Business Executive VP and CIO of Samsung Mobile Business and former Department of Defense Chief Information Officer for his talk on "Leading in the 4th Industrial Revolution: Data Explosion and the Expected Impact of 5G".

Planet Saturn
04
Oct

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

M11 “Wild Duck” Open Star Cluster in Scutum
07
Oct

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

students serve fine dining experience in Marriott Dining Room
09
Oct

Marriott Dining Room Bistro Dinner

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  • ACN, Marriott Dining Room
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join Tourism and Hospitality Management for a student-run restaurant, put on by the Intro to Food and Service Management class!

Widener Homecoming Football Game Students
11
Oct

Homecoming / Reunion Weekend

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  • Widener University Main Campus
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff
  • International Students

What do a football game, tailgate, broom drill, homecoming court, cannon, and parade all have in common? They are all part of the Widener homecoming tradition.

NGC 1624 Star Cluster & Nebula in Perseus
14
Oct

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

students serve fine dining experience in Marriott Dining Room
16
Oct

Marriott Dining Room Bistro Dinner

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  • ACN, Marriott Dining Room
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join Tourism and Hospitality Management for a student-run restaurant, put on by the Intro to Food and Service Management class!

NGC 891 Edge-On Spiral Galaxy in Andromeda
28
Oct

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!

students serve fine dining experience in Marriott Dining Room
30
Oct

Marriott Dining Room Bistro Dinner

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  • ACN, Marriott Dining Room
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff

Join Tourism and Hospitality Management for a student-run restaurant, put on by the Intro to Food and Service Management class!

M33 Spiral Galaxy in Triangulum
01
Nov

Stargazing

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  • Widener Observatory - Kirkbride Hall
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • 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!