CHESTER, Pa. — Widener University conferred degrees to more than 1,100 undergraduate and graduate students this year.
The university created a digital hub to celebrate the milestone accomplishments of the 2020 graduates from a safe distance.
The graduates hailed from 33 states, from Pennsylvania to Hawaii, and 6 different countries, including Iceland, Saudi Arabia, and Morocco. The youngest graduate was 20 years old, while the oldest was 67. They included:
Clarke Jewell of Centreville earned a Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering.
Shelby Barnes of Easton graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in nursing.