Widener University Inauguration of the President, James T. Harris III: Wofford Introduction October 4, 2002 (2 copies)
MSNBC Scarborough Country James T. Harris III President, Widener University. Topic: Widener Cares Programs March 18, 2005
Widener University 7 Revolutions Presentation (Part 1) December 9, 2010
Widener University 7 Revolutions Presentation (Part 2) December 9, 2010
Harvard University "Leading with your Heart" Pres. James T Harris June 2011
CASE San Diego, California, Principles of Successul Presidents James T. Harris III
Widener University The Three C's of Leadership James T. Harris III Widener University (runtime 18 min)
Widener University Executive Team - Value Added Discussion March 27, 2009
Widener University FERPA, HIPPA, and the Clery Act, Joe Baker Speech October 28, 2005
Inauguration of President James T. Harris.
Copies of the Dome dated February 8, 2002 announcing President James Thomas Harris as the Ninth Widener University President.
Includes copy of the Web page announcing President James Thomas Harris.
Includes Executive Summary of the vita of Dr. Harris.
Materials for Inauguration: Inaugural address, Inauguration program, Widener Magazine issue devoted to inauguration - Winter 2002, inauguration invitation
Information about President James T. Harris:
Widener University Lapel Pins.
Holiday Greeting Cards
Annual Report (President's Reports) 2002 - 2003 and additional years.
Omicron Delta Kappa, the National Leadership Honor Society programs, 2004 and additional years.
Speeches of President Harris
Philadelphia Speakers Series Brochures (including those requesting support for Speakers Series)
Aerial views of proposed campus plans for expansion developed by Preferred Real Estate Investments, Inc.
President's Lecture Series programs.
Announcement of new appointments.
President's Council Dinner
Invited Lecture Series
Service Learning Initiatives, Community Involvement, Widener Cares Scholarship.
Widener Partnership Charter School
Fall Convocation and Fall Party for Faculty and Staff
Invitation from President Harris to a reception to welcome Linda Ammons as Dean of the School of Law, September 2006.
Letter from President Harris concerning the attack of Widener student John Lacey.
Article about a student becoming "President for a Day", a practice introduced by President Harris.
Education Spotlight on President Harris (article from Philadelphia Inquirer)
Widener Law: Dean's Annual Report 2007 - 2008
Office of Institutional Research report titled: The First Year Experience. Fall, 2006.
Memos from President Harris, 2011 and some additional years. Includes joint memo from President Harris and Provost Wilhite regarding the merger of University College and the Center of Education, and the Restructuring of the School of Human Service Professions.
Reports titled "Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Widener University", 2005. This report is often referred to as the "Economic Impact Study".
Resignation of President Harris: memo from John Tilelli, Chair, Board of Trustees, announcing President Harris' resignation.
Invitations to President Harris' farewell reception.
Faculty Handbook with updates through 2013
Kellogg Foundation papers
Papers from and Information about President James T. Harris:
Memos from President Harris
Memos from Acting President Wilhite
Anchor Institutions & Neighborhood Transformation meeting papers for the Surdna Foundation and Arthur M Blank Family Foundation Binder
Papers from President James T. Harris in digital format. These born digital documents are organized by year, and span the years 2002 - 2015. They can be found in the Wolfgram Cloud. They include, but are not limited to, the following:
Correspondence on a variety of topics.
Information about his inauguration in 2002
PowerPoint Presentations at Town Hall Meetings
Summer update memos
State of the University
Faces of Widener information
Materials related to the Strategic Planning Process begun by President James Harris.
Copy of Strategic Plan May 2004. Includes information on Metropolitan Universities and what it means to be a Metropolitan University.
Strageic Plan Action Steps from 2005 - 2006.
Interview on DVD with President Harris on what it means to be a Metropolitan University.
Vision 2015 Strategic Plan, Revised as of December 2008