Quantcast
Newark, DE
45°
Weather from OpenWeatherMap
Saturday, February 24, 2018

(Movie) A Legacy of Opportunity chronicles journey of Delaware State University

A Legacy of Opportunity is a film which documents the legacy of Delaware's only Historically Black University: Delaware State. The program focuses on challenges faced by HBCU's and Delaware State in particular. It gives viewers...

Colonial to assist troubled public safety academy charter school

The Colonial School Board of Education approved a proposal to allow the leadership of Colonial to work with Delaware Academy Of Public Safety and Security (DAPSS) charter school on a plan to address issues that...

Christina board, state reach understanding on reducing number of city schools

The Christina School District board approved a memorandum of understanding that would reduce its roster of schools in the City of Wilmington. WDEL reported  the number of schools will decrease from five to two. “Thank you...

Delaware State University ranks 5th on list of Historically Black Universities

 BestColleges.com ranked Delaware State University fifth in a  listing of the Best Historically Black Colleges & Universities.  The ranking highlights accredited, not-for-profit colleges and universities that have served the African American community. Of the 101 active HBCUs...

UD to hire additional faculty, raise tuition for some programs

The University of Delaware will raise tuition for its most expensive degree programs, hire additional faculty and take other measures aimed at further improving its academic standing. Another planned initiative is adding an entrepreneur certificate...

Deadline nears for Sallie Mae graduate scholarship applications

Deadline nears for applications for Sallie Mae graduate scholarships Less than two weeks remain for current and prospective graduate students to apply for Sallie Mae’s Bridging the Dream Scholarship for Graduate Students, a new Scholarship...

Delaware Tech health program gets $100,000 grant from Highmark

Delaware Technical Community College received a $100,000 grant from Highmark Delaware’s BluePrints for the Community to purchase equipment to support the college’s Diagnostic Medical Sonography and Nursing Programs. Enhancements to the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program,...

Ground broken for Odessa High and middle school

Groundbreaking is slated for Tuesday for Odessa High and Cantwell's Bridge Middle  School. Last year,  voters in the Appoquinamink School District approved a $268 million referendum that will lead to three new schools and expansion...

UD revises records release policy for minor infractions

University of Delaware students will get a chance to not have a minor infraction haunt them in the search for a job. The UDaily site  reported the university joined a small number of institutions in allowing...

Sallie Mae reports higher earnings; plans call for spending boost, move into loans,...

Sallie Mae reported higher earnings in 2017, minus adjustments for recent tax legislation. Sallie Mae is based in the Stanton-Christiana area. After adjusting for the effects of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017,...
Advertisement