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The NextFab Partnership

Wilmington University students now have access to laser-cutters, 3D printers and electronics and software-training labs, thanks to the College of Technology’s partnership with NextFab, a collaborative makerspace network that opened a location in Wilmington’s Creative District last year. Students work on a Go Baby Go project at NextFab in Delaware. With two other locations in Philadelphia…
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Need a Beer?

Throughout time, cities were built and destroyed, kingdoms rose and fell, but one thing is certain: They had plenty of beer along the way. Some scholars say beer has been around for 7,000 years, a concoction that arrived soon after barley was sown into the ground. WilmU…
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Study Abroad

This spring, Wilmington University’s Criminal Justice program leaders will host a study abroad in Ireland. (This will be the ninth time that the program is sponsoring this special learning experience.) Baily Lighthouse in Howth peninsula, Co. Dublin, Republic of…
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WilmU Nurses Offer Aid in the Dominican Republic

A team from Wilmington University’s College of Health Professions embarked on a weeklong mission trip to Santo Domingo, capital city of the Dominican Republic, where they delivered medical treatment to a population in need. WilmU’s Dr. Lori Irelan, Family Nurse Practitioner Jennifer Reynolds and RN Leah Chimes join other health care professionals in Santo Domingo. This was the second time…
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Innovative Development Training for Correctional Officers

Wilmington University Criminal Justice program faculty members Dr. Jim Warwick and Dr. Greg Warren are leading a team of seasoned law enforcement practitioners to provide essential training to correctional officers and supervisors under a contract recently awarded to WilmU…
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The Unsung MVP

Dr. Michael J. Axe is a force in WilmU’s Athletics department, fortified by more than 30 years of service. He’s also an icon in Delaware’s world of sports medicine. Dr. Axe has worked with 3,000 students during his 30-year tenure at WilmU. It’s a quiet Thursday night…
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Joint Efforts In Jersey

Wilmington University’s partnerships with community colleges in southern New Jersey build bridges to academic success. Rowan College at Burlington County For Madison Humphries, learning and earning go hand in hand. “My mom always pushed me to stay busy,” she says. “I held small part-time jobs throughout high school and as I was starting my college career.” After completing an associate…
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Olympic Quest

Four graduate students get a taste of what it takes to produce world-class athletes. John D. Hair’s sculpture “Olympic Strength” at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado — home to athletes and coaches who they train for the…