The Dome is the Student Newspaper of Pennsylvania Military College, PMC Colleges, Widener College and Widener University.
April 26, 1996 Vol. 50 No. 15
“Widener To Hold 175th Year Commencement”
Widener will hold its 175th year Commencement on May 18th. Speakers will be Pennsylvania Governor Thomas Ridge and Four Star General John H. Tilelli, Jr., a 1963 graduate. Story includes photo of Governor Ridge.
“Goodbye Webb Hall…”
Webb Hall will be torn down to make room for the new MacMorland Center. Story includes history of Webb Hall and two photos.
“Editorial: Signing off…”
Last issue of the semester.
“Question of the Week”
Response of four students to the question: Do you think banners around the campus should remain year-round? Includes photos.
“Undergraduate of the Week”
Anthony Conte is a senior Civil Engineering major. He works two part time jobs, is involved in many activities and is a member of several student organizations.
List of students who were also nominated for Undergraduate of the Week.
“Two Students To Study In Germany Next Fall”
Sophomores Brad A. Harley and Michael G. Schneider will be attending classes at the University of Bonn in the fall. Story includes photo of Harley and Schneider.
“What to Wear?”
Relaxed dress codes can be confusing. One suggestion when starting a new job is to be observant, and especially watch what the boss is wearing.
“It’s Back! – Spring Carnival Weekend”
List of April 26th and 27th events.
“Widener Law Ranks High in National Survey of Law Students”
The Widener University School of Law is the 28th best law school according to a two year survey of 28,000 students at 170 law schools published in the April/May issue of The National Jurist.
“16 Widener Students Attend National Undergraduate Research Conference”
Nearly 1600 students from 300 colleges and universities participated in the conference held on the weekend of April 20th at University of North Carolina at Asheville.
“Student Art Exhibition to be Judged”
The original art works of 24 students will be on display at Wideners Museum from April 30th through May 18th.
“This Week at Widener”
Philadelphia area events.
“Does College Pay?”
Story and graphics that compare starting salaries for college graduates in several fields and average salaries for MBA, Ph.D. and Masters level graduate degrees.
“Widener to Host One-Day Conference On Watershed Issues”
Peter H. Kostmayer, former head of the U.S. Environmental Agency, Region III will be the speaker at April 27th at annual meeting of the Delaware Valley Chapter of the Society for Conservation Biology to be held at Kirkbride Hall.