Widener University

Delaware Law School Professor Suspended, Ordered To Undergo Psychological Evaluation

A white Widener University professor who claims the black dean of the law school is trying to oust him because of his conservative political views has been suspended without pay for at least a year and ordered to undergo a psychological evaluation before he can return.

08/08/2011

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New Book By Widener University Staff Looks At Improving The Quality Of Life In Chester

Michael Ledoux, Widener’s director of the Center for Education, co-edited the book Civic Engagement and Service Learning in a Metropolitan University: Multiple Approaches and Perspectives.

07/31/2011

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Philadelphia Independence Turning Heads in Women’s Pro Soccer

The Independence are in second place in Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS) with a 5-2-3 record heading into tonight’s game against Sky Blue FC, which will be played at Widener University.

07/06/2011

(Chester High School principal Darla Hammond greets Delaware County DA Mike Green prior to today's program.  Photo by David Madden)

Chester H.S. Honors 10 Students Who Took Part In Pre-Graduation College Program

Ten graduating seniors at Chester High School were honored by the Delaware County DA and school officials for taking part in a college “preview” program.

06/08/2011

(Coach Bill Manlove is carried aloft by Widener players following the team's win in the 1977 Stagg Bowl.  Photo provided)

College Football: Local Coaching Legend Bill Manlove Headed to Hall of Fame

Manlove says this was unexpected to say the least.

05/24/2011

(Cabrini senior Joe Strain.  File photo provided)

Philadelphia-Area Lacrosse Rivals Meet in NCAA Div. III First Round

It will be the “Battle of the Blue Route” on Wednesday evening as Cabrini College and Widener University battle in the first round of the Division III NCAA men’s lacrosse tournament.

05/10/2011

(Billy "White Shoes" Johnson celebrates a touchdown for the Houston Oilers.)

NFL: Catching Up With Former Widener U. Star Billy “White Shoes” Johnson

One of the most electric kick returners in the history of the NFL has been seen again recently in the Delaware Valley, where he served as an instructor at Football University, a camp for elite scholastic athletes that was held in Downingtown.

05/09/2011

(Kelly Vogelgesang makes a play for the Widener Pride women's softball team.   Photos provided by Widener University)

Emotional College Softball Career Coming To An End For Widener’s Kelly Vogelgesang

You would be hard pressed to find a student who was forced by circumstances to learn more about herself during her college years than Widener University senior softball player Kelly Vogelgesang.

04/17/2011

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Philadelphia Speaker Series: Elizabeth Gilbert

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Some books sell well, but very few break through the way Eat, Pray, Love did. How’s this for impressive? 187 weeks on The New York Times bestseller list; a major movie starring […]

10/30/2010

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Widener DB Laquan Robinson Looking Forward To Lycoming Game

Widener’s “Pride” is now 3-2, thanks in part to the great work they’ve gotten out of Laquan Robinson.

10/15/2010

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NY Times Columnist Thomas Friedman To Speak At Kimmel

Three-time Pulitzer prize winning commentator, New York Times columnist and author of The World Is Flat – Thomas Friedman kicks off this years Philadelphia Speakers’ Series, at the Kimmel Center.

10/10/2010

Putting Widener Football On The Winning Track

It’s the first training camp for new Widener head football coach Isaac Collins as he tries to get the Division III Pride back on the winning track. KYW’s Matt Leon spoke with Collins about how […]

08/25/2010

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