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Colby-Sawyer has named Silken Widmer to the Dean's List for academic achievement during the 2014 fall semester. To qualify for the Dean's List students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.50 or...Fall 2014
Awards & Recognition
Silken Widmer was awarded the Edith B. Long Scholarship at the 2015 Gladys Greenbaum Meyers '39 Juried Student Art Exhibition in recognition of the strongest suite of works. To be considered for th...Spring 2015
Activities & Affiliations
Colby-Sawyer student Silken Widmer of Clearwater, Fla., won second place in painting at the Annual Gladys Greenbaum Meyers '39 Juried Student Art Exhibition. Widmer majors in Psychology and is a me...Spring 2016
Silken Widmer of Clearwater, Fla., received the Charlotte Cobb Stahl Award for outstanding work in the fine arts during the Annual Gladys Greenbaum Meyers '39 Juried Student Art Exhibition on Thurs...Spring 2016
Official Yoga Club of Colby-SawyerThis organization is devoted to connecting the students of Colby-Sawyer College who practice yoga, so that we can learn from each other and grow as yogis.Spring 2015 - Fall 2015Added by Silken
Silken Widmer completed Colby-Sawyer College's internship requirement at N.H. Division for Children, Youth and Families, during the Spring 2016 semester. Internships are field experiences designed...Spring 2016
New Hampshire Division of Children, Youth, and Families (DCYF)
Internship• Performed entry-level protective service casework in reviewing and investigating reports of alleged child abuse/neglect and developed and implemented case plans designed to strengthen families and to protect children as mandated by state and federal laws.
• Accompanied department CPSW’s on home visits and school visits.
• Made calls to families, schools, behavioural health centers, medical offices, and police departments in attempts to gather information relevant to department assessment work.
• Became adequate in using the state department computer system.January 2016 - April 2016
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