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Spotlighting Our Alumni

News & Highlights

Sharing Updates and Stories from Our Inspiring Alumni Community

Widener is proud of its alumni, like you, who are doing great things around the world. We've compiled these stories spotlighting alumni and students that are helping to raise the profile of Widener University.

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Pride Perspectives

Our Widener students and recent alumni are accomplishing great things.

Jess Mereshensky poses in a green dress in front of conference banners

It is important to participate in service learning courses because it gives you so many benefits. Students can gain personal growth, improve character values and traits, and responsible behaviors.

Jessica Mereshensky

Jessica's Story
Tiernan poses holding a Philadelphia Eagles jersey that reads "gameday staff"

Coach Liberati was the only coach that answered me and gave me an opportunity to play for him. He played a major role in my choice because it showed me that the staff really cared about me.

Tiernan Johnson

Tiernan's Story
Vinny Csercsevits in a lab working with a 3-D printer

Before doing this summer research experience, I didn’t really know what I wanted to do. I’ve been trying to narrow it down, and this has opened me up to aerospace engineering.

Vinny Csercsevits

Vinny's Story
Photo of Aliya Covington, wearing a grad cap and Widener sweatshirt, embedded in a blue graphic with yellow lines and arrows

“[Widener’s] hospitality fits my personality. I was able to get to know my professors and they got to know me through conversation”

Aliya Covington

Aliya's Story
Alumnus Andrew Proctor stands on the field at the Washington Commanders football stadium

“I didn’t have a clue about the people behind the games and on TV. Widener opened my eyes to the professional positions out there and helped me see that it was achievable."

Andrew Proctor

Andrew's Story
Christina Burke smiles and knees in front of a building while painting the exterior.

I fell in love with exercise science and art therapy and both have been a perfect match for occupational therapy.

Christina Burke

Christina's Story

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