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WilmU Hosts Futures First Gaming’s “Girls Who Game” Esports Event

On Saturday, June 18, Wilmington University (WilmU) hosted Futures First Gaming’s second annual Girls Who Game Esports event. Earlier this spring, WilmU and FFG signed an academic partnership agreement that offers degree and certificate pathways for students interested in Esports and STEM-based programs. Girls Who Game, an event celebrating girls and women in the gaming industry, took place at…
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Wilmington University’s Class of 2022: Totally Unstoppable

One word describes Wilmington University’s Class of 2022: unstoppable! Unrelenting amid a global pandemic, family obligations, numerous challenges, and uncertainties. On May 22 and 23, 2022, Wilmington University awarded over 2,400 academic degrees during its 51st…
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Hall of Famers: 2011-12 Golf Team

From left: Dan Ott, John Perrine, Jerry Temple, PJ Tighe, Cameron Sprowls, Head Coach Harry Jennings, Assistant Coach Mark Hall, Andrew Baldo The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference has inducted the 2011-12 Wilmington University men’s golf team into the CACC Hall of…
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WilmU Graduation Class of 2020 and 2021: The Passion to Make a Difference

If one word could describe Wilmington University’s Classes of 2020 and 2021, it would be passion. Passion to excel, reach a dream, work through adversity, and make a difference in the community. On October 3, 2021, Wilmington University awarded over 2,000 academic degrees during its 49th and 50th Commencement ceremonies at the Chase Center on the Riverfront. It was the first time the university…
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The 50th Anniversary Grand Finale

A pictorial of art in action: A work that represents WilmU’s past, present and future After a  year of celebrating Wilmington University’s 50th anniversary, there needed to be a grand finale — a way to symbolize the vibrancy of our students, faculty and staff, and…
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WilmU Sponsors Women’s Cycling

Wilmington University leads the pack as the new title sponsor of Benchmark Classic’s Pro Women’s Cycling Criterium. WilmU is the new title sponsor of the Pro Women’s Criterium, taking place in West Chester, PA, this year on August 10. Love women’s sports? Love local events that bring the community together? So does WilmU! The University is proud to be the new title sponsor of the 2019…
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Celebrating Brandywine

On Tuesday, Jan. 8, a ribbon-cutting ceremony commemorated the official opening of Wilmington University’s Brandywine location. From left: Honorable Sue Robinson (Trustee),Dr. Erin DiMarco (Senior Vice President & COO),Brian DiSabatino (EDiS),Tom Leipold (Trustee),Dr.
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Farewell, Dr. Mike

Dr. Michael Czarkowski, known as Dr. Mike, retired in December after 32 years of service. “It was my time to leave,” he says. “You get a sense of these things.” Dr. Mike and his wife, Suzie Czarkowski, both of whom retired in December. He sensed that life was too…
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Heartfelt Thanks

At the Delaware Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) 2018 Diversity Conference this past July, alumna Tamara Varella surprised Wilmington University President Dr. LaVerne Harmon with a special gift. “I wanted to thank Dr. Harmon for all she has done for students like me over the years,” says Varella. In 2008, Varella went back to school with the goal of earning a bachelor’s degree in…
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