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Program that aims to provide pathway to union construction jobs expands to Dover

The Delaware Pathways 2 Apprenticeship (P2A)  reached an agreement with Delaware State University to use a campus classroom to provide training that prepares Kent County participants – largely from low-income communities – gain entry...
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The big yellow buses are back

Hello everyone, They're back. During a brief errand this morning,  I spotted a lot of big yellow school buses, a contrast from their modest numbers over the past year. I was lucky enough not to get behind...
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Digging into the reasons behind the the decline in young people seeking higher education...

Data can paint a picture, tell a story and serve as a resource for decision-making and problem-solving. But without meaningful statistics and an accurate interpretation, it is just random facts and figures with no...
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University of Delaware orders restrictions after uptick in Covid cases

The  University of Delaware announced restrictions  Wednesday night after an uptick in coronavirus cases after classes resumed. The UD Covid-19 dashboard reported 87 positive tests on Wednesday. The total number of daily cases in Delaware...
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Trending: DSU President defends decision to pull the plug on Wesley College athletics

Delaware State University President Dr. Tony Allen has defended a decision to discontinue Wesley College, athletics. Delaware State University is acquiring the financially troubled college  effective this summer. Wesley's athletic program will end after this...
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Delaware Tech now offering associates degree in Diesel Tech at Georgetown campus

Delaware Technical Community College's Automotive Technology Program recently unveiled a new academic program  - a Diesel Technology Associate of Applied Science degree. The program is taught in the Georgetown campus' new Automotive Center of Excellence. The...
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Labor Dept. gets nearly $9.2 million grant aimed at meeting demand for info tech...

The Delaware Department of Labor  has received a nearly  $9.2  million H1B One Workforce Grant in meeting demand for information technology positions. The grant came from the U.S. Department of Labor.  According to available information...
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Delaware State University joins Apple’s Propel Center

Delaware State University announced a partnership with Propel Center, a new global campus headquartered in Atlanta that will support learning and development for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) nationwide. Del State will collaborate with...
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UD professor, climate change skeptic Legates reassigned by Trump Administration

University of Delaware Professor David Legates has been reassigned from his federal post by the White House. Legates was appointed by the Trump Administration to a post within the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The...
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State officials urge schools to return to hybrid learning

On Tuesday, Governor John Carney, the Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH), and the Delaware Department of Education (DOE) urged Delaware schools to return to hybrid instruction - a mix of remote and in-person...