Friday, January 31, 2014

In the News:

  • Osher Lifelong Learning Institute offers courses in Phoenixville – The Phoenix Reporter & Item (1/31 – Widener’s OLLI will offer three programs in Phoenixville, Pa.)
  • Live from the Newsroom was on the road at Widener. Here is the replay – Delaware County Daily Times (1/30  – Video of ‘Live from the Newsroom,’ which was filmed in Freedom Hall and features Dwight DeWerth-Pallmeyer, director of communication studies, and Wes Leckrone, associate professor of political science, as well as Widener students) 
  • Investment honcho joins Widener board – The Philadelphia Inquirer (1/30 – Leslie A. Brun, chief executive officer of Sarr Group L.L.C., has been named to the Widener University Board of Trustees)
  • Students teaching and learning at health fair – The Chester Spirit (No link available; see the 1/29 edition for a story on the health fair at Stetser Elementary, which was hosted by Stetser students in partnership with Widener University’s School of Education, Innovation and Continuing Studies and Main Line Health)

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Chinese New Year Celebration at the Rock Wall; 6–8 p.m.; Wellness Center

Events on Main Campus Saturday:

  • Widener Day; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

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