Events

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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1821 Experience
16
Aug

1821 Experience Pre-Orientation Program

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  • Virtual Program Experience
Open to:
  • Accepted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

Get to know Widener's campus and resources before class even starts by joining the 1821 Experience. Students will explore how multiculturalism adds to the Widener experience, and what "We're All Widener" really means.

Widener Pride statues
16
Aug

Project LEAD Pre-Orientation Program

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  • Virtual Program Experience
Open to:
  • Accepted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

Students connect and engage with civic leaders and like-minded classmates through workshops and team-building activities, participate in service experiences, and explore Chester and the Philadelphia metropolitan area.

fall orientation crew leaders
19
Aug

Pride Experience II: Fall Orientation

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  • Widener University Main Campus
Open to:
  • Accepted & 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.

First Quarter Moon
02
Sep

Summer 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

Enjoy the wonders and majesty of the summer sky! Join Professor Harry Augensen for a night of virtual stargazing via Zoom from the comfort of your own home. No registration is required.

mock madness interview session
14
Sep

Mock Madness (9/14-9/18)

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  • Virtual Mock Interviews via Zoom
Open to:
  • 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.

Small Business Development Center
23
Sep

School of Business Administration Virtual Career Fair

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  • Virtual Career Fair on Handshake
Open to:
  • Alumni
  • Community/Public
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

The School of Business Administration Virtual Career Fair is the premier recruiting event for the School of Business Administration. All students interested in careers in business are welcome to attend.

Save the Date: Homecoming 2020, October 16-17
16
Oct

Homecoming & Family Weekend

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

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. Save the date!

physical therapy career fair
30
Oct

Graduate Physical Therapy Virtual Career Fair

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  • Virtual Career Fair on Handshake
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Graduate Students

The Graduate Physical Therapy Virtual Career Fair is the premier recruiting event for Physical Therapy students.

Electrical engineering student hands-on
09
Nov

Engineering & Computer Science Virtual Career Fair

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  • Virtual Career Fair on Handshake
Open to:
  • Community/Public
  • Current Graduate Students
  • Current Undergraduate Students

The Engineering & Computer Science Virtual Career Fair is the premier recruiting event for engineering and computer science/computer information systems students. All students interested in careers in these fields are welcome to attend.

widener mascots melrose chester
08
Jan

Pride Experience 3: Spring Orientation

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  • University Center, Webb Room
Open to:
  • Accepted & Incoming Undergraduate Students

The Pride Experience Spring Orientation 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.