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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 bench and the bar in Delaware reflect the…
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Bowling Coach Embraces Tech for Winning Fitness Program

John York John York, head coach of Wilmington University’s Bowling team, is a manager in the technology department at Giant Foods. He also has embraced technology in an ambitious weight-loss program, resulting in him losing 130 pounds. “I am in better shape than I was 20…
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WilmU Plays Key Role in Climate Change Research

Researchers at Wilmington University are working to find ways to make sea coral more robust to combat the impact of climate change. Samantha Kidwell, an undergrad majoring in Biology, was named a student facilitator trainee in the project by the CAREERS Cyberteam Program at…
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Dean Guthrie Publishes Article on Law Enforcement Standards

Keeping law enforcement professionals up to date with the skills they need to serve and protect individuals in a changing world is an essential task. In an article in Association magazine, Dr. Edward Guthrie, dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, shares his expertise on ongoing education and training designed to improve safety and community relations. Dr. Edward Guthrie “I…
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Future Teachers Get a Head Start in High School

High school students and aspiring teachers attending a lunch-and-learn session at the Wilmington University New Castle campus. Future teachers are forming a bond with Wilmington University while still in high school. The events are part of a leading-edge program by WilmU…
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DBA Alumni Move Up the Career Ladder

Dr. Derese Bikila and Dr. Christina Russell Created for managers, consultants, and educators, Wilmington University’s DBA program equips scholars to become thought leaders sought out by organizations. Just ask two recent alumni. DBA alumnus Derese Bikila is now the manager…
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WilmU Law Professor Awarded ‘Top Lawyer’ Honor

Nicole Mozee, J.D., an assistant professor at the Wilmington University School of Law, remembers her late father as a “civil rights champion” and knows “he would be so, so proud” that Delaware Today named her a Top Lawyer for civil rights.   “I am very, very honored and humbled to have received this recognition,” says Professor Mozee, who made the magazine’s annual list of…
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WilmU Law Professor Encourages Students To Pursue Their Passions

Veronica Finkelstein Hearing her speak about immigration matters or negotiation skills, you might not believe Veronica Finkelstein, the lawyer, almost became Dr. Finkelstein, the veterinarian.   “I would have been an average veterinarian. I’m a much better lawyer,” says Finkelstein, a former Biology major whose college advisor suggested a change. “I love being a litigator. I think it’s…
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