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New Sport and Event Management Major is “Huge for Students”

The Widener University School of Business Administration launches a new major in sport and event management to give students the opportunity to work one-on-one with industry leaders from major Philadelphia sports teams and event venues.

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Joining Forces to Reach New Findings

A mentoring relationship between a nursing faculty member and her doctoral student – now an alumna – developed into a professional collaboration that is producing applicable research to returning service members.

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Turning Co-Op into Career

Each year Widener students field full-time job offers from their co-op employers - in many cases months ahead of graduation.

Sophomore Taylor Kohnow visits an off-site location to test run autonomous drones during her co-op at Exyn Technologies

Mapping the Future of Robotics Engineering

Robotics engineering students are gaining an early introduction to the cutting-edge and diverse robotics industry through co-ops that offer hands-on, real-world experience.

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Widener Receives $1.35 Million for Opioid Treatment Training

The Health Resources and Services Administration awarded Sanjay Nath, associate professor of graduate clinical psychology, a three-year, $1.35 million grant to launch an integrated care treatment program for individuals who battle Opioid Use Disorder and Substance Use Disorders.