Thursday, August 27, 2015

In the News:

  • The Fourth Annual Freshman Day of Service was mentioned during the morning news broadcast on WPVI-TV (ABC) on 8/27. Student Move-In Day was also featured.
  • Athletes give boost to returning Widener students – Delaware County Daily Times (8/27 – Feature story on Widener athletes assisting with Freshman Move-In Day. Football Coach Mike Kelly and Lacrosse Coach Brendan Dawson were quoted along with a few students) 
  • Editorial: Is there a solution for Chester Upland? – Delaware County Daily Times (8/27 – Mention of the Widener Partnership Charter School
  • Student Move-In Day was featured on the afternoon broadcast on WPVI-TV (ABC) and during the evening news broadcast on WCAU-TV (NBC) on 8/26.
  • Wolf school plan creates ‘separate and unequal’ policy – Philly.com Blog (8/26 – Post by Dr. Paula Silver is chairperson of the Widener Partnership Charter School Board of Trustees and dean of the School of Human Service Professions at Widener University)

Events on Main Campus today: Freshman Day of Service 

  • Opening Faculty Meeting; 4 p.m.; Alumni Auditorium
  • President’s Reception (immedately following opening meeting); Bown Dome Sculpture Garden