Arts & Sciences

New Course Offers Scientific Field Experience in Testing Water Quality

New Course Offers Scientific Field Experience in Testing Water Quality

The environmental science and policy program debuted a new course in the Fall 2018 semester, Research in Environmental Science. This course is taken by Environmental Science and Policy majors. Students are conducting publishable work on Brandywine Creek water quality, testing for endocrine disruptors as well as other general characteristics of water quality. The students are using […]

College of Arts and Sciences Welcomes Fulbright Visiting Scholar

College of Arts and Sciences Welcomes Fulbright Visiting Scholar

The College of Arts and Sciences, in partnership with the University of Delaware’s English Language Institute, welcomed Fulbright Visiting Scholar Dr. Apiwan Nuangpolmak to campus on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Her lecture, Enhancing Professional Communication Skills in the Lower Mekong: An ESP Approach,  covered many areas of interest including TESOL in Southeast Asia, successful course […]

Two New Communication Courses Offered Now!

Two New Communication Courses Offered Now!

The B.S. in Communication program has expanded its curriculum with two new courses. Program Chair Dr. Janice Colvin says the two courses, offered as electives, will add value to the degree by increasing skills, therefore meeting needs employers report they require for multi-faceted employees. Communication Editing (COM 255) will provide foundational training in editing written […]

Adjunct Publishes Book About Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Adjunct Publishes Book About Maryland’s Eastern Shore

An avid outdoorsman and newspaper sports writer and columnist, College of Arts & Sciences adjunct instructor Christopher Knauss recently published “Shore-Ku, Haiku inspired by the Eastern Shore,” based on his experiences quietly observing life on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. An avid outdoorsman and newspaper sports writer and columnist, College of Arts & Sciences adjunct instructor Christopher […]

Breaking Bread

Breaking Bread

College of Arts & Sciences faculty and staff hosted the college’s second pre-commencement dinner May 2 honoring graduates in spring commencement. In addition to good food and fellowship, faculty sought comments on highlights and challenges of the students’ experiences at the university. Comments gleaned from the evening will help enhance and improve programs offered by […]

Science Happenings

Science Happenings

Wilmington University has been invited to become an Affiliate Institution in the IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence (Delaware INBRE) Foundation.