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High-Flying Widener Offense Looks For Repeat Performance In 2012

If you like offense, then the team you loved to watch in 2011 was Widener.

08/23/2012

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Widener Graduate Looks To Expand After-School Sports Program Overseas

Annalicia Geeter’s Widener career will be remembered for much, much more than just her time playing lacrosse.

06/17/2012

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Area Astronomers Hoping For Clear Skies For Rare Venus Event Tonight

Dr. Harry Augensen, professor of physics and astronomy at Widener University, says scientists have been interested in transits of Venus for centuries.

06/05/2012

From left-right: Tyler, Morrissey, James, Chakey, Ryan, Kelly (Credit: Joe Santoliquito)

The Hero Bowl: A Great Game For A Great Cause

The score won’t matter Thursday night and every player on both sides knows it when the Central League meets the rival Del-Val League at Widener University’s Quick Stadium at 7:30 p.m. for the 36th Annual Hero Bowl.

05/30/2012

(Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet share a secret kiss in the movie "Titanic," a fictionalized account of the real disaster that had many links to the Philadelphia area.)

Titanic at 100: Part 1 – The Philadelphia Connections

There are many Philadelphia connections to the ship and the story that has captured the hearts of millions around the world.

04/09/2012

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Widener Hosts ‘Deepening Men’s Relationships’ Conference This Saturday

The conference focuses on men’s feelings and societal norms that seem to force many men and boys to shelve their feelings, putting them at increased risk for aggressive physical behavior and becoming an absentee partner or parent later in life.

03/12/2012

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Law Professor Not Surprised By Differing Accounts Of Old City Beating Death

Philadelphia police say they are 100% sure that they have the right suspects in custody in the beating death of Kevin Kless earlier this month near Independence Mall. But initial descriptions were way off.

01/25/2012

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A Few Delaware County Schools Participate In MLK Day Basketball Fundraiser

It’s become a Martin Luther King Day tradition in Delaware County. This will be the eleventh year of the “Hoops from the Heart” basketball clinics at various locations around the county.

01/14/2012

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Local Universities Purchase ‘.XXX’ Web Addresses, But Not For Dealing Porn

The domain was created for adults-only content, but universities are buying up their own names to prevent any improper associations.

01/05/2012

(Widener basketball coach and former player Chris Carideo.  File photo provided by Widener Univ.)

Widener Coach Chris Carideo ”Humbled” After Local Hall Calls

Carideo — who was a star player at Widener in the ’90s — was recently selected for induction into the Philadelphia Small College Basketball Hall of Fame.

12/21/2011

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Keystone Cup, NCAA Berth on Line as Widener, Del Val Battle

This year’s game will have a whole new level of intensity, as it will be one of the premier Division III games in the country this Saturday.

11/10/2011

(Widener quarterback Chris Haupt.  File photo from Widener Univ.)

Widener, Ursinus With Critical Games on Small College Slate

There are some great matchups this week for the local Division II and Division III squads, including critical conference games for Widener, Ursinus, and Rowan.

10/28/2011

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Widener University Gives High School Students A Peek At A Career In Nursing

Widener University School of Nursing is holding it’s 11th annual Nursing Workshop for high school students at 11 a.m. Thursday.

10/28/2011

Shania McClain, Holly Skinner, and Lauren Vernulien of Elk Lake High School, near Scranton, Pa., show off their entry, "Dark Knight."   Credit:  Paul Kurtz)

High School Students Build Mousetrap-Powered Cars At Widener U. Event

They weren’t trying to make a better mousetrap, just trying to get as much power out of it as possible for their homemade vehicles.

10/26/2011

(Laquan Robinson runs the ball.  File photo)

College Football Preview: Widener Looks To Take Next Step in 2011

Last season was a bit of a transition year for Division III Widener University as they adjusted to life under new head coach Isaac Collins.

09/01/2011

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