September 17, 2013
Oct. 17th - Service With a Purpose Speaker Series - Jim "Mr. Energy" Smith'83
Widener University invites you to be "JIMPACTED" by Widener University alum Jim, “Mr. Energy”, Smith on Thursday, October 17th, as part of Widener's "Service With a Purpose Speakers Series" from 5:30-7:00 pm in Lathem Hall.
August 22, 2013
Sept. 26th - Service With a Purpose Speaker Series: Faces of our Fathers Film Festival
There will be "The Faces of our Fathers" Film Festival on Thursday, September 26, 2013 from 5:30 to 7 pm in Alumni.
August 16, 2013
Constitution Day Speaker
The Constitution Day Speaker will be on Monday, September 16, 2013. This event will be held in the Webb Room from 11:30 am to 1 p.m. and will feature Dr. Wes Leckrone, a professor in the Political Science department. A reception with light refreshments at 11:30 a.m.
July 30, 2013
There will be an ASB information session where students can learn about Alternative Spring Break. It will be on Friday, August 30, 2013 at 3 pm.
July 28, 2013
The involvent fair is a chance for students to see what opportunities they have to get involved. It is on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 in the Atrium from 11-1.
July 03, 2013
Widener University’s civic engagement efforts in the city of Chester have been recognized by publications such as Newsweek and Washington Monthly, but now the federal government is using Widener as a case study on the positive impact colleges and universities can have in stabilizing and improving the nation's struggling communities.
June 18, 2013
Penn State Honors Widener President
Widener University President James T. Harris III received the Distinguished Alumni Award from Penn State University for his support of the university and his role in bridging Widener and the city of Chester.
May 29, 2013
Guest Column: This trip to Harrisburg shows politics in action
The Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania sponsored Student Lobby Day in Harrisburg on April 16. Students from universities across the commonwealth descended upon the Capitol to share their opinions about higher education bills and let their voice be heard.
May 17, 2013
Win $100 for Your Student Organization & FREE T-shirt!
QUESTION: What's the easiest way to win $100 for your student organization to plan and execute civic engagement programs on campus or in the community?
May 17, 2013
Newly Accepted Students: Apply to the PSC/Bonner Program
The PSC/Bonner Leader program is comprised of 60 undergraduates who commit to serving 300 hours of community service per year in the city of Chester. In addition, students participate in training and enrichment activities that help them develop leadership skills and receive an annual $5,000 award.

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