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Delaware’s Chief Justice Visits Wilmington University School of Law

Chief Justice Collins Seitz It’s not every day that aspiring lawyers have a chance to chat with a chief justice, so when Delaware’s top judge visited Wilmington University School of Law, students enjoyed hearing his insights and initiatives, beginning with the Delaware Bench and Bar Diversity Project.  It’s about “making sure that the…



With Hope, Optimism and Confidence

Recent graduate Jessica Davenport refuses to let her disability impact her success. Jessica Davenport thinks that society undervalues people with disabilities, and she’s trying to change that. “Unfortunately,” she says, “we have to constantly prove society wrong.” Jessica Davenport uses a headpiece and a magnetic sticker that…



2023-24 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners

The Results Are In! The Wilmington University Alumni Association announces its 2023-24 Distinguished Alumni Award winners. The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor conferred by the Wilmington University Alumni Association. The award is given to distinguished alumni who lead with compassionately and positively impact…



Wilmington University Awards Scholarships to Three Winners of Delaware Educators Rising Competition

WilmU marks 10 years as primary sponsor of Delaware Educators Rising Conference The Delaware Educators Rising conference for middle school, high school and college students returned this year from March 7 through 8 at the Doubletree by Hilton in Wilmington, Delaware. L to R: Ashley Wilson, CoELA Teacher Prep; Dr. Michael Curry, Teacher Prep; Lara…



Advocating For Student-Athletics

Scott Borgmann Jr. Sophomore pitcher represents CACC on national committee. These are exciting and transformative times in college athletics. Such issues as the transfer portal, name, image and likeness (NIL), and gender equity are changing the landscape of NCAA sports while empowering student-athletes. And sophomore Scott Borgmann Jr., a promising…



Official Groundbreaking Ceremony at Wilmington University’s Brandywine Location

At a groundbreaking event on Jan. 25, 2024, Wilmington University officials announced the construction of two landmark buildings at its Brandywine site: a Convocation Center and a School of Law. Completion dates for both buildings are tentatively scheduled for 2025. The state-of-the-art Convocation Center will span an impressive 85,000 square…



Student Life: How WilmU’s Online Students Stay Connected

“If you build it, he will come.” You could say that famous — and often misquoted — line from the movie “Field of Dreams” also applies to Wilmington University student Charleigh Geil, who’s launching WilmU’s newest online organization, the Marketing Club. “I noticed there wasn’t a marketing club, so I thought I would talk…