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A Message from President Dr. LaVerne T. Harmon

We know the facts: On May 25, 2020, George Floyd, an African-American man, died during an arrest when a white Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck for approximately nine minutes. Mr. Floyd’s death was ruled a homicide when a medical examiner reported that his heart stopped when he was restrained and his neck compressed. Was this a wake-up call? I wonder if this tragic incident was…
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A Special Delivery to Frontline Workers

As part of International Nurses Week and National Police Week, Wilmington University extended its appreciation to frontline workers in a unique way…through WilmU Care Packages! Pictured: Alfieri Cardiology / Top photo: Christiana Care Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine…
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WilmU Stands with You

OUR PLEDGE AMID THE COVID-19 RESPONSE The COVID-19 global pandemic has caused each of us to face a significant amount of abrupt change, forcing us all to adapt quickly. While individuals, families and organizations work to navigate a landscape that seems to change daily…
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A Message to the College of Health Professions Community

From: Dr. Denise Wells, Dean, College of Health Professions To: CoHP students, faculty, and friends “… this good work is so very valuable …” Our lives have been challenged dramatically, and yet we see inspiring hope and courage at every turn. In the healthcare providers who selflessly leave their families to treat those at risk. In the students and alumni who have been…
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