Meet Kiara Allison, who joins Widener as Title IX coordinator and equal opportunity officer, and hear how her work supports students and the wider university community.
Shaun Harper, one of the nation’s most highly respected racial equity scholars, spoke to the Widener community about how colleges and universities can move beyond words and performative action to become more anti-racist.
Guided by the ethos “We’re All Widener,” the university explores the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. on this national holiday and echoes his commitment to a more just world through our actions and programs.
Seven leaders from across university departments and disciplines come together to discuss Widener’s collective future.
Gallaudet Professor Caroline Kobek Pezzarossi chose Widener for her American Council on Education Fellowship, allowing her to learn from our university while Widener benefits from her unique perspective, particularly on accessibility.
After successful nursing careers at Widener, two graduates joined forces on social media to share their medical journeys and mentor future health care professionals.
Widener nursing secured a $1.6 million grant over four years to implement Project PRIDE, a program-led initiative to create a workforce that is reflective of the patients and communities served by diversifying the nursing student population.
Widener’s Sexuality and Gender Alliance is reorganizing and recommitting to its dual role of providing a welcoming and engaging space for students and advocating for their needs.
Senior Julia Klinger's Honors Week presentation explored lessons learned in a Multicultural Psychology class and hands-on learning experiences that, taken altogether, opened her eyes to white privilege.
A grant is helping Widener students provide COVID-19 tests for uninsured city residents, to conduct research on health disparities, and to host an educational forum.