Where can you use Nobel Prize-winning “genetic scissors” to research the impact of heat stress on commercial chickens or fat formation in fruit flies and humans? In Widener’s undergraduate biology and biochemistry labs.
Political science students Cloë A. Di Flumeri ‘23 and Jack Heavner ’21 harness SURCA research findings to gain a deeper understanding to American politics at the state and national levels.
A Bird’s-Eye View of Summer Research: Students Test Detergents to Save Wildlife Affected by Oil Spills
As part of a new partnership with Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research, Inc., a student-faculty chemistry team are testing detergents to determine which is most effective at cleaning oil from the feathers of affected wildlife.
Widener's innovative faculty stepped up to provide two virtual camp experiences for middle- and high school-age students around the world.
A faculty-student research team was awarded $50,000 in state funding to develop innovative solutions to a leading problem in 3D printing and manufacturing.
Internships, co-ops, research, and clinical experiences are continuing in various formats, with Widener students learning invaluable lessons in this new environment.
A student-designed mental health campaign, called Breathe, has won an international award and been praised as a national model for other institutions.
Many projects at Widener this summer have not only adjusted their format to a virtual setting, but have planned their research topics to advance our understanding of COVID-19.
Associate Professor of Biology Janice Krumm has been awarded nearly $200,000 in a National Science Foundation RAPID grant to develop online-based research experiences for hundreds to thousands of...