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Chipotle Debuts Debt-Free Degrees for all Employees

Chipotle Debuts Debt-Free Degrees for all Employees

This press release was first released by Chipotle on October 15, 2019. Chipotle becomes first in fast-casual industry to significantly expand education benefits NEWPORT BEACH, CA, October 15, 2019 / — Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG), known for its best-in-class benefits, announced that it will provide the opportunity for all eligible employees, including crew members, […]

Walmart Adds WilmU’s Health Sciences Degree to Education Benefit Program

Walmart Adds WilmU’s Health Sciences Degree to Education Benefit Program

Live Better U enables employees to pursue affordable bachelor’s degrees Walmart, the world’s largest private employer, has added Wilmington University’s Health Sciences bachelor’s degree to the options available through a college education benefit program it offers 1.5 million employees nationwide. The addition of WilmU’s Health Sciences degree reflects the scale of Walmart’s health & wellness […]

New at WilmU: The Bachelor of Science in Biology

New at WilmU: The Bachelor of Science in Biology

More Than Just Microscopes Wilmington University’s new Biology degree offers research experience and creates career opportunities. The state of Delaware boasts a rich history of scientific innovation, from DuPont to today’s tech startups. About 80 percent of the U.S. pharmaceutical industry is headquartered in the Delaware Valley. And employers throughout the Mid-Atlantic posted nearly 10,000 […]

It Takes Two

It Takes Two

Ashley Bond and Rich Godwin, the affable duo that has served WilmU for a combined 64 years, have greeted almost every student who entered the Wilson Graduate Center on a weeknight for the past 15 years. The idea that opposites attract has been debated for years. And Bond and Godwin are, indeed, different: their temperaments; […]

Something New Every Day

Something New Every Day

For Yuliya Davidzenka, learning keeps the mind sharp. The only Wilmington University graduate in Las Vegas returned to the classroom last summer — virtually, this time — to start work on her Master of Science in Homeland Security. “I always try to learn new things, something new every day,” says Davidzenka, who earned a bachelor’s […]

Write On!

Write On!

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of technical writers is projected to grow 11 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all other occupations. We got this! Somewhere, sometime, you will write a report or a business plan, or draft a memo, or construct a written procedure that others will […]

Wilmington University Brandywine  Building Renamed

Wilmington University Brandywine Building Renamed

On May 30, 2019, Wilmington University President Dr. LaVerne T. Harmon and the Board of Trustees announced that Wilmington University Brandywine was renamed the Jack P. Varsalona Hall. The dedication reflected Dr. Varsalona’s vision to build Wilmington University Brandywine, which opened in January. “Dr. Varsalona’s commitment to providing quality education at convenient locations inspired him […]

The Compassionate Champion Award

The Compassionate Champion Award

Dr. Debra Berke and Dr. Rebecca Ghabour of the University’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Psychology Department received the Compassionate Champion Award in May for helping to develop Delaware as a trauma-informed state. Dr. Debra Berke and Dr. Rebecca Ghabour of the University’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences Psychology Department received the Compassionate […]

Business Analytics Grads in High Demand

Business Analytics Grads in High Demand

The development of WilmU’s Bachelor of Science in Business Analytics degree came to fruition in May of 2015; its first course was offered in the fall of 2016; and three of its students graduated in January. They completed the program by working on a semester-long project that required them to analyze the customer database of […]