Online & Experiential Learning

WilmU Learning Center Honored with ITC Award

WilmU Learning Center Honored with ITC Award

Wilmington University’s achievements in distance education were honored at the Instructional Technology Council (ITC) eLearning Conference. The conference in Las Vegas also provided the setting for a student studying remotely to spend face time with a visiting WilmU leader. WilmU’s Center for Teaching Excellence and Educational Technology Departments won an award for Outstanding Support for Faculty or Students. Instructors use […]

Military Mom Leads by Example

Military Mom Leads by Example

We could all learn something from following WilmU senior Brandi Niehoff, though most of us couldn’t keep up. Entering the final semester of her Criminal Justice bachelor’s degree program, she leads by example wherever she goes. Niehoff starts her day caring for her husband and two sons — an infant and preschooler. She makes sure […]

Training Leaders in Diversity and Awareness

Training Leaders in Diversity and Awareness

Putting diversity into practice is an important skill for effective leaders. To provide training in leadership theories and diversity management, the College of Online and Experiential Learning and the College of Business partnered with the Proud Professionals Network, a Google-funded collaborative, to offer the Leadership and Diversity Academy. This professional development opportunity was offered in-person […]

No Slack:  Serving Country and Community

No Slack: Serving Country and Community

A ten-year veteran of the New Castle County Police department, Officer Nicholas Heitzmann, a senior in the Criminal Justice degree program, has dedicated his life to serving his community at home and abroad. Most people instinctually run away from danger but Heitzmann has proven himself as someone who does not run when the going gets […]

Life’s Ingredients: A Chef’s Tale

Life’s Ingredients: A Chef’s Tale

There is no secret recipe for life, least of all a neatly packaged and successful life. However, great recipes for popular dishes often contain a host of similar ingredients.  When it comes to overcoming obstacles, setbacks, and struggles, a lot of successful life recipes call for healthy portions of love from friends and family, as […]

‘CAP’ping Off an Education Milestone

‘CAP’ping Off an Education Milestone

Breaking a new trail is never an easy task, be it trekking through the wilderness, advancing professionally, achieving academic success, or countless other accomplishments in life. Marcie Shahan knows this as well as anyone.

Lights! Camera! Action!

Lights! Camera! Action!

The multimedia studio in the Harry Deppert Learning Commons at Wilson Graduate Center provides students and faculty with the resources to create videos for classes and projects.