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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 The Yale Center for Research Computing. She is working under the direction of Dr. Milton Muldrow, chair of Environmental…
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MSN Program Meets Demand

Wilmington University’s MSN Leadership Program grows as nurses prepare for essential roles in the rapidly expanding health care realm. In the fall semester, 50newstudents joined the program nationwide. Dr. Lisa Drews “Nurses are recognizing that having a…
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Dr. Graves Awarded DAISY for Inspiring Nursing Students

Dr. Stacey Graves, director of Nursing Programs, is Wilmington University’s first recipient of the DAISY Faculty Award, which honors nursing educators for their commitment to inspiring nursing students who blossom into caring, quality healthcare providers. Dr. Lisa Drews, who chairs the MSN Leadership Program, and Dr. Lynn Thomas-Bauer, assistant chair of Nurse Practitioner Programs,were…
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With Hope, Optimism and Confidence

Recent graduate Jessica Davenport refuses to let her disability impact her success. Jessica Davenport thinks that society undervalues people with disabilities, and she’s trying to change that. “Unfortunately,” she says, “we have to constantly prove society…
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A Fellow Among Fellows

Dr. Aaron Sebach In March, College of Health Professions and Natural Sciences Dean Dr. Aaron Sebach was inducted as a distinguished practitioner and fellow of the National Academies of Practice (FNAP). Fellowship is bestowed on leaders who have made enduring contributions to…
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Dr. Sebach, NP Alums Earn National Recognition

Dr. Aaron Sebach Only one quarter of one percent of nurse practitioners have achieved status as a Fellowof the National Association of Nurse Practitioners (FAANP), the highest honor for the profession—and three of the most recent inductees earned their degrees at Wilmington University. Dr. Aaron Sebach, dean of the College of Health Professions and Natural Sciences, received the honor at…
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ACADEMIC NEWS

Interprofessional Leaders in Health Care

Dr. Dawn Mutchko and Dr. Aaron Sebach Only 342 nurses in the United States have the distinction of being named Distinguished Practitioners and Fellows of the National Academies of Practice (FNAP)—and two of them are from Wilmington University. Dr. Aaron Sebach, dean of the…
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National Nurses Week 2023: You Make a Difference

As part of National Nurses Week, Wilmington University extended its appreciation to nurses and healthcare workers in Delaware and Maryland.  Thanks to the help of fellow faculty and staff members, we were able to extend gratitude, food and beverages to medical facilities…
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Student Receives Prestigious Scholarship

Ashley Weinman Ashley Weinman, a student in Wilmington University’s dual Doctor of Nursing Practice and Master of Business Administration program, was awarded a $20,000 scholarship from the New Jersey League for Nursing (NJLN).  The scholarship honors the legacy of Maureen Sullivan Foley, who served as president of the NJLN from 1986 to 1988 and president/CEO of the Bayonne Visiting Nurses…
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