Monday, December 3, 2018

In the News:

Researchers from Widener University Detail Findings in Tissue Engineering
Blood Weekly
November 29, 2018
Anita Singh, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, published a new study in Biomedical Engineering – Tissue Engineering.

Widener students revive library at Stetser Elementary
Delaware County Daily Times
November 30, 2018
Widener education major Melissa Damiani along with Allison Rueter, Julia Gillespie and Alexa Ahramijian launched a fundraiser to open a library and provide classroom supplies for teachers at Stetser Elementary School. The The Widener students have been student teaching at Stetser through the Community Engaged Teacher Education program. This story was also featured on 6ABC and the Delco News Network.

102 schools for financial planning: Where are they located?
Financial Planning
November 30, 2018
Widener is listed as one of the colleges and universities located in the Northeast region with CFP Board-registered programs.

College Basketball: Short-handed Williamson gets job done
Delaware County Daily Times
December 1, 2018
Both Widener men’s and women’s basketball beat Alvernia over the weekend.

Alumni News:

Meet Pennsylvania’s new House leader, straight outta’ Peach Bottom, Lancaster County
The Philadelphia Inquirer
November 30, 2018
Delaware Law graduate Bryan Cutler has served in the Pennsylvania House of Representative since 2006 and was recently elected House majority leader.

Philadelphia Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
Pennsylvania Cable Network
December 1, 2018
Billy “White shoes” Johnson, a Widener graduate, former Pride football player and former NFL receiver and returner, was inducted into Philadelphia’s Sports Hall of Fame.

Athletic Updates:

Events on Main Campus today:

  • Monday Twilight Sessions; 6 – 7 p.m.; Widener Observatory

Events on Delaware Law Campus today:

  • Phi Alpha Delta – Community Service donations to Family Promise; all day; Donation box located on Main Street