News

April 20, 2015

DelVal signs partnership with Delaware County Community College

Delaware Valley University will offer bachelor’s degrees at Delaware County Community College.

April 14, 2015

Sexual Assault Awareness Film Series

DelVal's chapter of the American Association of University Women and NOVA present a Sexual Assault Awareness Film Series.

April 9, 2015

Child psychology research and internship opportunities

A DelVal psychology faculty member connects with a camp for kids creating opportunities for teaching, experiential learning and research.

April 8, 2015

Delaware Valley ushers in a new era

Delaware Valley College officially became Delaware Valley University April 8 and announced a $1 million gift.

April 2, 2015

Take Back the Night

DelVal will host an event April 9 to raise awareness about sexual and relationship violence.

April 1, 2015

Two DelVal alumni to discuss NASA careers

Two married DelVal alumni who work for NASA will be presenting, “NASA’s Space Biology Program,” for area students April 9.

April 1, 2015

Russell Redding to speak at DelVal’s Commencement

Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding will address Delaware Valley University’s first graduating class May 16.

March 27, 2015

University Status Concert

DelVal will host a special concert April 8 for the community to celebrate university status.

March 26, 2015

Sondra Miller-Wein, Esq., to present on immigration law

Join us March 31 for “From the Exclusion Act to the Dream Act: The Legal and Practical Challenges and Promise of Immigration."

March 25, 2015

#girlSTEM comes to campus May 21

The conference will bring 700 girls to DelVal’s campus to engage with and learn from professional women working in STEM-related jobs.

March 13, 2015

DelVal students to offer presentations on animals

DelVal’s Animals in the Public Eye class will offer talks featuring live animals at Lake Nockamixon, Doylestown Library and Honey Hollow.

March 11, 2015

DelVal professor to present “Genesis vs. The Big Bang”

Michael Tabachnick will present a lecture for the community on the similarities between Genesis and the Big Bang theory at DelVal March 18.

March 10, 2015

DelVal Flower Show display wins five awards

Delaware Valley College’s display was chosen for five awards in the largest and longest-running indoor flower show in the world.

March 9, 2015

Continuing and Professional Studies Information Session

Join us March 28 to learn about completing your degree, transferring or taking courses to advance in your career.

March 4, 2015

DelVal to offer on-site courses at Horsham Air Guard Station

DelVal signed an agreement March 4 expanding on-site educational opportunities for military personnel at the Horsham Air Guard Station.

March 3, 2015

DelVal named a top school for counseling psychology

Delaware Valley College was recognized as a “Great Small College for a Counseling Degree.”

February 27, 2015

DelVal explores adding a physician assistant program

DelVal has applied for Accreditation-Provisional from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).

February 27, 2015

DelVal to host a community screening of ‘Oil and Water’

A documentary that shares the story of two boys coming age of while looking for solutions to problems caused by reckless oil drilling.

February 26, 2015

Coming this October: ‘Land and the American Dream’

DelVal will host a symposium on sustainability and the American Dream Oct. 14 through Oct. 16, featuring James Howard Kunstler.

February 25, 2015

DelVal students prepare for the Philadelphia Flower Show

DelVal’s exhibit will be on display Feb. 28 through March 8 as part of the largest and longest-running indoor flower show in the world.

February 24, 2015

Meredith Hinton ’14 donates part of her liver to help a baby

A couple’s holiday wish was a new liver for their baby boy and a DelVal alumna was able to grant that wish.

February 16, 2015

DelVal offers new pet-friendly residence hall program

The pet-friendly residence hall program is running smoothly and DelVal is looking to offer the option to more students next academic year.

February 11, 2015

DelVal to host two lectures on ableism and disability identities

The Liberal Arts Multicultural Forum and Graduate Counseling Psychology Speaker Series have been rescheduled for April 28 due to weather

February 10, 2015

DelVal partners with Pearl S. Buck International to recruit international students

DelVal signed a partnership agreement with Pearl S. Buck International Feb. 10.

January 23, 2015

Shaping new leaders

DelVal offers a leadership development day for freshmen and sophomores.

January 20, 2015

Dr. Chris Tipping named interim dean of agriculture and environmental sciences

Dr. Chris Tipping, chair of the Department of Plant Science, starts as interim dean today, Jan. 20.

January 16, 2015

Benches by the Road

Dr. Craig Stutman helps the Toni Morrison Society reclaim lost stories from African-American history.

January 13, 2015

Russell Redding will become Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Agriculture

Redding will leave his position as dean of agriculture and environmental sciences Jan. 20 to join the Wolf administration.

December 22, 2014

Matthew Beekman ’17 selected as Ag Ambassador

Beekman will represent DelVal’s School of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

December 12, 2014

Burlington County College and Delaware Valley College expand partnership to better serve students

The agreement allows BCC students to easily transfer into three additional DelVal bachelor’s degrees and increases scholarship support.

December 12, 2014

DelVal is selected as a 2015 STEM Jobs Approved College

DelVal was designated as a 2015 STEM Jobs Approved College by Victory Media.

December 8, 2014

DelVal’s Standardbred Yearling sale is a success

The students sold eight yearlings and earned $60,000 for the Breeding Center Development Fund.

December 5, 2014

Delaware Valley College receives approval to become a university

Delaware Valley College will become a university April 8.

December 3, 2014

Giving Tuesday Bucks raises more than $100,000

Funds from Giving Tuesday will support more than 130 Bucks County nonprofits.

November 25, 2014

Giving Tuesday Bucks at DelVal

On Tuesday, Dec. 2, an event that will raise money for more than 100 area nonprofits will be held on campus.

November 21, 2014

DelVal trustee appointed to Global Initiative to Combat Nuclear Terrorism

Trustee Christopher H. Asplen has been enlisted by the U.S. Department of State to help in the fight against terrorism.

November 17, 2014

DelVal receives a $74,000 grant for scholarships

The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust increased its annual support of student scholarships by $20,000 this year.

November 13, 2014

DelVal alumna and trustee will present at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Laura Owen ’79 will present a mentoring workshop for women at a global summit launched by President Obama to empower entrepreneurs.

November 13, 2014

Students to present “The Six Serpentine Senses”

DelVal students will present a free lesson on snakes for the community Thursday, Nov. 20.

November 13, 2014

9 Lessons from someone who changed fields to start her own business

Debbie Goetz, the 18th Watson Executive-in-Residence speaker visited campus to share honest advice from her career with students.

November 11, 2014

Military and Veterans Open House and Fall Fest

DelVal is hosting a public, family-friendly Fall Fest and a Military and Veterans Open House Nov. 16.

November 11, 2014

DelVal’s new lacrosse team harvests crops to stock food pantries for Thanksgiving

DelVal's brand new men’s lacrosse team worked with Rolling Harvest Food Rescue to harvest crops to fight hunger.

November 10, 2014

The Institute for Foreign Languages invites DelVal students to sample a foreign language class

Delaware Valley College students have the opportunity to participate in a free 90-minute class.

November 10, 2014

DelVal students help create a new park honoring veterans

Students gained hands-on experience in landscape architecture by helping with the service project.

November 7, 2014

DelVal president serves as the government liaison for AICUP

Dr. Joseph Brosnan is serving as the government liaison for the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania.

November 7, 2014

Delaware Valley College faculty member recognized for outstanding service to the Nation

The U.S. Department of Commerce recognized Dr. Imad Benjelloun for his service as a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award examiner.

November 4, 2014

Hard work and dedication pay off at World Dairy Expo

Three DelVal Dairy Judging Team members placed in the top 10 for individual breed judging and one student placed as an All-American.

November 3, 2014

Delaware Valley College announces fall 2014 Watson Executive-in-Residence speaker

Debbie Goetz, president of Debbie Goetz Media Connections, will present about her journey to starting her own business Tuesday, Nov. 11.

November 3, 2014

DelVal receives a $250,000 gift for a new swine center

The Clemens Family Corporation’s gift will support the construction of a new swine science center on campus.

October 27, 2014

Students to host a screening of ‘The Invisible War’

On Oct. 30, DelVal’s chapter of the AAUW is hosting a screening of an award-winning documentary about sexual assault in the military.

October 24, 2014

Tile mosaic brightens Neshaminy Manor’s courtyard

DelVal students helped seniors in a local long-term care facility create a tile mosaic wall, which was unveiled Oct. 21.

October 24, 2014

‘Quench’ screening at DelVal raises funds to help the Maasai people of Kenya

Two DelVal student organizations and the Maasai Cultural Exchange Project raised $2,220 for greenhouse and water projects in Kenya.

October 23, 2014

Can historians be objective and should they be?

Dr. Shih-chieh (Jay) Su, a DelVal assistant professor of liberal arts, takes a look at this question in his new book.

October 15, 2014

DelVal student named Pennsylvania Dairy Princess

Ashley Mohn ’16, a dairy science major, will serve as an ambassador for the state’s dairy industry.

October 13, 2014

DelVal welcomes Polish exchange students

Five students and a faculty member from Poland are visiting Oct. 9 through Oct. 17 as part of the Piszek/Evans/Diamond Exchange.

October 10, 2014

U.N. Arts Ambassador visits Delaware Valley College

Ibiyinka Alao met with Students for Diversity President Tia Taylor ’15, faculty, staff and administrators to discuss future campus events.

October 8, 2014

DelVal to host premiere of ‘QUENCH’ a documentary about the Maasai tribe’s struggle for water

The premiere is part of Multicultural Week, which kicks off Oct. 13 and runs through Oct. 17 at DelVal.

October 6, 2014

Dr. Susan Ward ’80 selected to chair DelVal’s board of trustees

Majid Alsayegh was chosen as vice chair and Christopher Asplen, Drew Becher and Marguerite Quinn were selected as new trustees.

October 1, 2014

DelVal faculty member’s article included in award-winning series

Associate Professor Reg Hoyt’s article is part of the "Mammals of Africa" book series, which recently won the Dartmouth Medal.

September 26, 2014

DelVal expert provides advice on time management for college freshmen

Sharon Donnelly, director of counseling at DelVal, provided some expert insight on managing time in college.

September 19, 2014

Students from Denmark visit Delaware Valley College

Business students from Tradium, a college in Denmark, are visiting DelVal from Sept. 10 through Sept. 26.

September 16, 2014

DelVal turf management students help with the 2014 USGA Men’s Mid-Amateur Championship

Students gained hands-on experience assisting with a national golf tournament at Saucon Valley Country Club.

September 16, 2014

2014 was a record-breaking year for enrollment at DelVal

More new full-time undergraduates chose DelVal in fall 2014 than in any semester in the past 10 years.

September 10, 2014

Delaware Valley College named a top school by U.S. News & World Report and The Princeton Review

DelVal moved up three places this year in U.S. News' rankings and was selected for the Princeton Review’s "Best in the Northeast" list.

August 25, 2014

Coffee Bar naming contest

What do you think it should be called?

August 20, 2014

DelVal’s media and communication students get hands-on experience in broadcasting

A DelVal media and communication student recently interviewed Gov. Tom Corbett, Tom Wolf and PA Secretary of Agriculture George Greig.

August 19, 2014

College president and administrators to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Aug. 21

President Brosnan and top administrators will take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in memory of Joe Umosella '63.

August 12, 2014

3 tips for saving money on college applications

Delaware Valley College Vice President for Enrollment Management Arthur Goon offers some insight on applying to college.

August 6, 2014

DelVal turf management professor to present at a national turf conference

Dr. Doug Linde will present on turf internships and soil profiles and layering at the 2015 Sports Turf Managers Association Conference.

July 25, 2014

What do psychologists think of ‘50 Shades of Grey?’

Why was the book so popular and, what does it mean for women?

July 15, 2014

Delaware Valley College students travel to Poland to learn about food systems

Five DelVal students traveled to Poland free of cost through the Piszek/Evans/Diamond Exchange program.

July 7, 2014

A delegation from the Dominican Republic visits DelVal

A group from the Dominican Republic visited DelVal to discuss possible partnerships to benefit students and faculty from both countries.

June 16, 2014

DelVal dairy science student to serve as a dairy industry ambassador

Ashley Mohn ’16, a Delaware Valley College dairy science major, was crowned as the Berks County Dairy Princess.

June 13, 2014

Help Fight Hunger in Bucks County

Bucks Knocks Out Hunger is coming to Delaware Valley College June 20.

June 11, 2014

87 percent of DelVal alumni from the Class of 2013 report job or graduate school placement

Check out the results of our survey of the Class of 2013!

June 10, 2014

First Federal of Bucks County Sponsors BKO Hunger 2014

June 6, 2014

Dr. Bashar Hanna selected for national leadership development program

DelVal's vice president for academic affairs will participate in the Colloquium on Leadership for Chief Academic Officers.

May 22, 2014

Connecting girls with women working in STEM careers

On May 22, 360 girls came to DelVal to hear from women working in science, technology, engineering, and math.

May 21, 2014

DelVal announces plan to be the most transfer-friendly college in the Philadelphia area

The College unveils the region’s most aggressive scholarships and priority transfer student services.

May 20, 2014

DelVal seeks university status

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education has approved Delaware Valley College’s Doctor of Education degree.

May 14, 2014

New research on liquid crystals

A DelVal faculty member's work sheds light on the stability of a breast cancer detection film, as welll as other devices.

May 13, 2014

The Class of 2014 is going places

Armed with both knowledge and real-world experience the 2014 graduates are ready for their next stops.

May 13, 2014

Hope of the Harvest charitable garden kicks off summer 2014 volunteer season

Come learn about the garden and try volunteering!

May 12, 2014

Corey Ciocchetti will speak at Commencement Saturday, May 17

The College will also award honorary degrees to Raymond L. Blew Jr., State Rep. Marguerite Corr Quinn, and Dr. Joshua Feldstein ’42, '52.

May 7, 2014

Hunt Seat team earns fourth at the IHSA national championships

Out of 400 teams just 16 qualified for the national championships and DelVal came in fourth out of those 16.

May 7, 2014

Bucks Knocks Out Hunger will be held at Delaware Valley College June 20

Sign up to volunteer to help the United Way of Bucks County with round two in its fight against hunger.

May 6, 2014

DelVal hosts a group of students from the Czech Republic

Students from the Czech Republic toured DelVal May 1.

May 1, 2014

Food Allergy Awareness Week is May 11-17

A DelVal food science expert weighs in on possible reasons why more children are being diagnosed with food allergies.

April 29, 2014

DelVal students collect more than 500 dresses to help area girls attend prom

Girls are invited to campus Saturday, May 3 to choose prom dresses and accessories at no cost.

April 28, 2014

Bristol-Myers Squibb expands research opportunities for DelVal students

The spring 2014 participants will present their projects Wednesday, April 30 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the College’s Life Sciences Building.

April 21, 2014

Delaware Valley College to host A-Day April 25-27

Join us for family fun, educational exhibits, and great food!

April 17, 2014

Students get a lesson on the beer business

Scott Rudich, founder of Round Guys Brewing Company, shared lessons he learned from starting a business with DelVal studnents April 17.

April 16, 2014

Students apply what they learn in class to help real dairy farms

Delaware Valley College students analyze and make recommendations for real dairy farms in a national contest.

April 16, 2014

Local student to compete on NBC’s show ‘American Ninja Warrior’

DelVal graduate student Sean Galiczynski will compete on the NBC show “American Ninja Warrior."

April 15, 2014

Delaware Valley College president selected for Rotary award

Dr. Joseph Brosnan will be honored April 30 for living by high ethical standards.

April 10, 2014

The death of genes

Delaware Valley College chemistry faculty member’s research helps with understanding the death of undesirable genes.

April 9, 2014

Energy in Transition

"Energy in Transition" symposium brings people together to talk about changing the way we power our lives.

April 8, 2014

Counseling psychology lab will provide hands-on experience

Students will now have access to state-of-the-art equipment that will allow them to practice their skills and receive feedback in real time.

April 7, 2014

Delaware Valley College hosts the 2014 National Collegiate Soil Judging Competition

More than 100 students from 19 colleges and universities participated.

April 2, 2014

Delaware Valley College contest celebrates student writers

At its Spring Student Writing Conference DelVal awarded cash prizes and merit scholarships to winners.