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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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30
Apr

SGA Town Hall Meeting

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

Join the Student Government Association of Widener University for our monthly Town Hall Meeting to discuss important campus initiatives and projects. Our undergraduate students will have a chance to express their interests, concerns, and ask questions directly to SGA leadership and University Administration. All are welcome and encouraged to attend!

Pride Mascots Events
01
May

Transfer Instant Decision Day

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  • Muller Hall
Open to:
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

Interested in transferring to Widener as an undergrad? Get your admissions decision on the spot!

Spring Fling
01
May

Spring Fling

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  • Memorial Field
Open to:
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Celebrate the last day of classes with the Pride Activities Council.

M104 Sombrero Galaxy
01
May

Stargazing

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

This event has been CANCELED due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe.

First Quarter Moon
04
May

Stargazing

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

This event has been CANCELED due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe.

08
May

Social Work CEU Event: PhD Research Panel

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  • Kapelski Learning Center 101
Open to:
  • Community/Public

Hear from current social work PhD students as they present on clinical practice for this CEU event.

Lunar Apennine Mountains
11
May

Stargazing

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

This event has been CANCELED due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe.

Commencement Caps
16
May

Commencement

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  • The Mann Center
  • Philadelphia, PA
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Adult & Professional Studies Students
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students
  • Faculty/Staff
  • International Students

Widener will hold commencement for all graduates of its Main Campus in Chester, PA, at The Mann Center.

Observatory NGC 4565 Needle Galaxy in Coma Berenices
18
May

Stargazing

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

This event has been CANCELED due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe.

22
May

Trauma CEU: Psychological First Aid for Mass Trauma

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  • University Center Room F
Open to:
  • Community/Public

Join us to learn about psychological first aid for mass trauma. Gain insight on psychological first aid for mass trauma; be empowered to transform organizations and society; discuss how to move from oppressive practices towards healing and empowerment policy and advocacy.

Sun with prominences
05
Jun

Stargazing

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

This event has been CANCELED due to the coronavirus measures our campus is taking to keep our community healthy and safe.

philadelphia pride festival parade
15
Jun

Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies (6/15-6/26)

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  • Widener University, Main Campus
  • Chester, PA
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

Widener's Summer Institute in Sexuality Studies is a 1- to 2-week interdisciplinary training intensive led by nationally recognized faculty in sexuality education, research, and rights. Open to Widener and non-Widener undergraduate and graduate students, the program offers an accelerated, research-focused path for students to earn up to 6 credits while exploring a career in sexuality.

undergraduate summer registration
16
Jun

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center
Open to:
  • Accepted Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience is a fun full-day session to get you prepared for your exciting new life at Widener. This program is when incoming freshmen register for fall classes, meet fellow classmates and C.R.E.W. Leaders, and get acquainted with life at Widener—the campus, the people, the resources, the fun!

widener mascots melrose chester
17
Jun

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center
Open to:
  • Accepted Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience is a fun full-day session to get you prepared for your exciting new life at Widener. This program is when incoming freshmen register for fall classes, meet fellow classmates and C.R.E.W. Leaders, and get acquainted with life at Widener—the campus, the people, the resources, the fun!

undergraduate summer registration
18
Jun

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center
Open to:
  • Accepted Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience is a fun full-day session to get you prepared for your exciting new life at Widener. This program is when incoming freshmen register for fall classes, meet fellow classmates and C.R.E.W. Leaders, and get acquainted with life at Widener—the campus, the people, the resources, the fun!

Young Scientists Summer Camp
22
Jun

Next Generation Scientists Summer Mini-camp

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  • Widener University Main Campus
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.

Engineering Summer Camp
22
Jun

Engineering Resident/Day Summer Camp for High School Students

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  • Widener University Main Campus
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 this four-day session.

widener mascots melrose chester
07
Jul

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center
Open to:
  • Accepted Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience is a fun full-day session to get you prepared for your exciting new life at Widener. This program is when incoming freshmen register for fall classes, meet fellow classmates and C.R.E.W. Leaders, and get acquainted with life at Widener—the campus, the people, the resources, the fun!

undergraduate summer registration
08
Jul

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center
Open to:
  • Accepted Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience is a fun full-day session to get you prepared for your exciting new life at Widener. This program is when incoming freshmen register for fall classes, meet fellow classmates and C.R.E.W. Leaders, and get acquainted with life at Widener—the campus, the people, the resources, the fun!

widener mascots melrose chester
09
Jul

Pride Experience 1: Summer Registration

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  • University Center
Open to:
  • Accepted Undergraduate Students
  • Prospective Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience is a fun full-day session to get you prepared for your exciting new life at Widener. This program is when incoming freshmen register for fall classes, meet fellow classmates and C.R.E.W. Leaders, and get acquainted with life at Widener—the campus, the people, the resources, the fun!