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Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Committee of 100 urges legislators to OK Wilmington school plan

The Board of Directors and the members of The Committee of 100 strongly support House Joint Resolution 12, and the opportunity it represents to improve education in Delaware. The organization of business leaders requested that...

Bank of America announces $845,000 in grants to be used in workforce development

Bank of America announced $845,000 in grants to be distributed to 27 nonprofits working to increase educational and workforce development opportunities in Delaware. Communities in Schools, a grant recipient and nonprofit dedicated to reducing school...

Charter School of Wilmington wins Envirothon

Charter School of Wilmington Team B is the winner of the 2016 Delaware Envirothon competition held April 28 at Brecknock Park in Camden, marking the school’s 17th win in the event’s 20-year history, including...

Delaware State University joins scholarship program for undocumented immigrant youth

Delaware State University and TheDream.US  jointly announced a partnership that will implement a unique scholarship program for immigrant high school graduates who face barriers in some states in attending college. TheDream.US Opportunity Scholarship is the...

Resolution recognizes 125th anniversary of Delaware State University

Gov. Jack Markell recognized the upcoming 125th anniversary of Delaware State University by signing Senate Joint Resolution No. 8, which honors the longevity milestone of the state’s only Historically Black Institution of higher education. Sponsored...

Odyssey, Christ the King schools win school water awards

County Executive Thomas P. Gordon  announced that Odyssey Charter School and Christ the Teacher Catholic School are the first prize winners for this year’s Great Schools, Clean Streams contest. Odyssey successfully defended its top spot...

Biden to give commencement address at Delaware State University

Vice president Joe Biden will give the commencement address next month at Delaware State University, Dover. The  ceremony will begin  at 10 a.m. May  7 at Alumni Stadium on the DSU campus. In 2003, Biden –...

Finalists named in UD business startup competition

Hen Hatch,  the University of Delaware’s business startup funding competition has selected    top teams. “The pitches were very competitive, with seven of the 10 teams recommended by the judges for inclusion in the top...

$125,000 JPMorgan Chase grant to aid CISCO program at Delaware Tech

Delaware Technical Community College is the recipient of a $125,000 grant from the JPMorgan Chase Foundation to expand pathways for careers in technology through a CISCO Certified Network Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching certificate...

Golden-Beacom College announces Year of the Entrepreneur

Goldey-Beacom College announced a year-long series of events and activities focusing on the entrepreneur. The events coincide with the unveiling of two new degree programs  – a  Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a...