ALUMNI NEWS

2023-24 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners

The Results Are In! The Wilmington University Alumni Association announces its 2023-24 Distinguished Alumni Award winners. The Distinguished Alumni Award is the highest honor conferred by the Wilmington University Alumni Association. The award is given to distinguished alumni who lead with compassionately and positively impact their fields. The annual Wilmington University…
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Bowling Coach Embraces Tech for Winning Fitness Program

John York John York, head coach of Wilmington University’s Bowling team, is a manager in the technology department at Giant Foods. He also has embraced technology in an ambitious weight-loss program, resulting in him losing 130 pounds. “I am in better shape than I was 20…
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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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Dean Guthrie Publishes Article on Law Enforcement Standards

Keeping law enforcement professionals up to date with the skills they need to serve and protect individuals in a changing world is an essential task. In an article in Association magazine, Dr. Edward Guthrie, dean of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, shares his…
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Future Teachers Get a Head Start in High School

High school students and aspiring teachers attending a lunch-and-learn session at the Wilmington University New Castle campus. Future teachers are forming a bond with Wilmington University while still in high school. The events are part of a leading-edge program by WilmU…
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DBA Alumni Move Up the Career Ladder

Dr. Derese Bikila and Dr. Christina Russell Created for managers, consultants, and educators, Wilmington University’s DBA program equips scholars to become thought leaders sought out by organizations. Just ask two recent alumni. DBA alumnus Derese Bikila is now the manager of Economic Development Programs for Montgomery County, Maryland. In this role, Dr. Bikila manages federal and state…
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WilmU Prevention Science Alum To Appear on Riveting True Crime TV Show

Dr. Hakim Stovall On Nov. 20, Wilmington University alumnus Dr. Hakim Stovall will appear on “Fatal Attraction,” TV One’s gripping investigative series about scorned lovers and the deadly actions they take amid failed romances. Dr. Stovall, a subject matter expert and graduate of Wilmington University’s Prevention Science doctoral program, will offer insight on the 2018 Jacquelyn Smith…
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