ACADEMIC NEWS

Student Sends Heartfelt Thanks to Professor

At Wilmington University, educators are passionate about giving students the tools they need to thrive in their professional lives. But they don’t always know when they’ve made a difference. Stephen Ciskanik, who graduated in May, reached out to his former professor, Susan L. Gregg, to let her know that her class laid the foundation for what is now a flourishing career. Gregg chairs the…
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ACADEMIC NEWSPARTNERS

A Path to Cybersecurity

For years, Elizabeth DuPeza was a server at Disney World. The job paid well, but she was looking for something more. Through Wilmington University’s partnership with Disney and Guild Education, she enrolled in the Computer and Network Security (CNS) program at WilmU. Her…
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Top Tech Award for Master’s Grad

Two months before receiving her master’s degree from Wilmington University in May, Nitika Tanuboddi added a significant achievement to her résumé: the Graduate Student Research Award from Epsilon Pi Tau (EPT) Honor Society, the leading international honor society for technology. Tanuboddi was one of 11 regional winners in the William Everett Warner Awards Program, named after the…
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ACADEMIC NEWS

Adjunct is Internationally Known Cybersecurity Speaker

Dr. Maureen McWhite In a global economy, ensuring the cybersecurity of overseas shipping is a vital concern. Dr. Maureen McWhite, an adjunct instructor in the College of Technology at Wilmington University, was among the experts who spoke at a recent conference at the…
ACADEMIC NEWS

Cybersecurity Grad on Road to Success

Mary Antwi Only a few years ago, Mary Antwi was a certified nursing assistant and a single mother, working two jobs to support her young family. Her quest for a well-paying career led her to Wilmington University, where a student-friendly focus on flexibility allowed to keep…
ACADEMIC NEWS

WilmU Only Delaware University with Epsilon Pi Tau Chapter

Wilmington University is the only institution in Delaware with a chapter of Epsilon Pi Tau, the leading international honor society that recognizes academic excellence for technology students. WilmU’s Delta Lambda Chapter, established in 2012, is helping to grow the honor society, performing the ceremony to revive a long dormant chapter of Epsilon Pi Tau at Cheyney University in…
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MAGAZINE

The Importance of Cybersecurity

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and National Security Agency designated WilmU a National Center for Academic Excellence for Information Assurance and Cybersecurity. That’s critical, since our digital day-to-day lives depend on the ever-changing…
ACADEMIC NEWS

Investigating a Crime? There's an App for That

The game’s afoot for investigators-in-training with a dynamic new Augmented Reality App for the Criminal Justice program’s Crime Scene Investigation Certificate. Created by Game Development II students in the College of Technology, the new app enables the instructor to…
ACADEMIC NEWS

College of Technology Tackling Supply Chain Risks

Recent cyberattacks, including SolarWinds and Log4j, have heightened the urgency for software supply chain management. In response, the College of Technology is upping the game by offering new courses and certificates for undergraduate and graduate students to provide them with the skills needed to secure the supply chain. Dr. James Fraley, who chairs the MSIST-Information Assurance Program, notes…
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