News

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 25, 2014

Veterans answer a new calling: organic farming

Veterans covered under the Post-9/11 GI Bill can train for organic farming careers at no cost and receive a stipend for living expenses.

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.

April 2, 2014

Burpee Foundation provides $75,000 grant for Precarious Alliance symposium ‘Energy in Transition’

The symposium runs April 2-4 and focuses on energy-related issues and the environment.

March 31, 2014

Local college’s soil examined in national competition

2014 National Collegiate Soil Judging Competition comes to campus March 30-April 7.

March 27, 2014

Spring Break with Shakespeare

DeVal students in the College's Place Studies course toured England and Wales with English department faculty March 7-15.

March 25, 2014

Recruiting young people for agriculture broadcasting

Dave Williams, an agriculture broadcaster who reaches more than two million listeners weekly, spoke with media and communications students.

March 24, 2014

Industry, community organizations and educators come together at DelVal to fight hunger

Land O’Lakes, Inc. announced a total of $100,000 in grants to support Hope of the Harvest and Philabundance at the event on March 21.

March 20, 2014

Climate change, green design and technology, fossil fuels, solar roadways and the future of energy

Join us April 2-4 at DelVal for 'Energy in Transition' a three-day Precarious Alliance symposium on energy-related issues.

March 17, 2014

Delaware Valley College Board of Trustees grants tenure and promotions to faculty

The Board approved promotions for seven faculty members and granted tenure to three.

March 11, 2014

Hunger Forum to be held at DelVal March 21

Join us for an event that will bring educators, the community and industry together to discuss one of the most important issues of our time.

March 7, 2014

Corey Ciocchetti selected as DelVal’s Commencement speaker

Ciocchetti will speak with students about authentic success at the ceremony on May 17.

March 6, 2014

DelVal’s Philadelphia Flower Show display wins two awards

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

March 5, 2014

DelVal will host the 2014 Bucks County Science Research Competition

High school seniors who win first place in the biochemistry and chemistry categories will take home full-tuition scholarships to DelVal.

March 3, 2014

A Delaware Valley College alumnus is caring for three new lion cubs

Dr. Ken Keiffer ’04, an animal science alumnus, gave current students a chance to see the cubs up close.

February 24, 2014

Delaware Valley College dedicates Life Sciences Building

The College honored supporters of the new academic building during a formal naming ceremony Feb. 20.

February 21, 2014

Connecting kids with nature through art

Artwork by students in grades K-12 will be part of DelVal’s display for the Philadelphia Flower Show.

February 19, 2014

Alan Sheriff joins Delaware Valley College’s Board of Trustees

Sheriff brings more than 30 years of experience in senior positions on Wall Street to the Board.

February 18, 2014

So you want to start your own business…someday?

Join us March 22 for a free seminar on starting and managing your own small business.

February 12, 2014

Opening Gala Concert celebrates Bucks County’s new performance space

Experience a night of music celebrating the opening of a new performance space at DelVal.

February 10, 2014

DelVal student crowned Pennsylvania Fair Queen

Lia Schmittel ’14 will be traveling the state serving as an ambassador for the fair association.

February 7, 2014

African-American Soldiers in the Civil War

Join us Feb. 18 for a free, public presentation by Joseph W. Becton.

February 7, 2014

College Power Update

Full power has been restored to campus. College is open for normal operations

January 28, 2014

Philadelphia Martin Luther King, Jr. Association for Nonviolence honors former DelVal president

Dr. Joshua Feldstein was selected as a drum major honoree.

January 15, 2014

Delaware Valley College recognized as a top school for teacher education

The Online College Database named DelVal to its list of "Top Colleges in Pennsylvania Shaping the Next Generation."

January 10, 2014

Two nationally-recognized artists will offer courses at DelVal

Join us this spring semester for courses offered by two accomplished Bucks County artists.

December 19, 2013

Delaware Valley College awards $8,000 merit scholarships to Equestrian Talent Search Medal winners

DelVal has committed to offering an $8,000 merit scholarship, which is renewable annually, to each ETS Medal winner.

December 13, 2013

Landscape architecture students put their skills to the test

DelVal students create a living wall with plants and fish, a conference table, and a concept for Doylestown.

December 11, 2013

Delaware Valley College serves up courses for foodies

DelVal is offering a series of five cooking classes taught by some of Bucks County's most creative and acclaimed chefs.

November 22, 2013

Former Merck executive urges students to stand out through actions not words

Dr. Jean Pierre Gagnon gave students and young alumni career advice Thursday, Nov. 21, as part of the Watson Executive-In-Residence series.

November 14, 2013

Let’s Talk About (Our) Sex: Masculinity Through the Lifespan

Dr. Matthew Mutchler, assistant professor of counseling psychology will present on masculinity Nov. 19.

November 12, 2013

Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick visits Janet Manion Military and Veterans Center

The group met for lunch to discuss education, jobs and policy.

October 30, 2013

DelVal receives a $46,000 grant to expand Hope of the Harvest

A grant from The Reinvestment Fund will allow the College to grow healthy food for low-income residents during the winter months.

October 24, 2013

U.S. News lists DelVal in the top 10 schools for internship participation

A focus on both knowledge and experience is preparing Delaware Valley College graduates for success.

October 18, 2013

Former Wall Street Journal environment editor selected as Scholar-in-Residence

Jeffrey Ball will visit campus Oct. 28 through Nov. 1 to discuss the global race for cleaner energy.

October 4, 2013

Focusing on kids and their talents, not on their autism

Dr. Temple Grandin visited Delaware Valley College to present on autism and animal welfare and behavior.

September 27, 2013

Delaware Valley College Board of Trustees selects new member

Majid Alsayegh was selected as a new member of DelVal's Board of Trustees on Friday, Sept. 20.

September 26, 2013

Restoring the Allegheny woodrat population

The College partners with the Pennsylvania Game Commission on a breeding program.

September 23, 2013

Delaware Valley College capital campaign reaches $45.7 million

Two new gifts, including a $1.5 million donation, were announced Sept. 19.

September 13, 2013

Delaware Valley College selects Art Goon as Vice President of Enrollment Management

Goon will begin his new position at DelVal on Monday, October 7.

September 10, 2013

Delaware Valley College named a top school by U.S. News & World Report

The College was named to U.S. News & World Report’s list of Best Regional Colleges in the North.

September 9, 2013

Janet Manion Military and Veterans Center opens at DelVal

Honoring an exceptional woman through a center that will continue her legacy.

September 7, 2013

DelVal dedicates a new, multi-sport artificial turf field

Robert Lipinksi '80, was honored at the ceremony for making the renovation possible.

August 28, 2013

Take ‘local’ food to a new level

Learn to make your own jam, raise chickens that lay eggs and more at The Roth Center for Sustainable Agriculture.

August 26, 2013

A place to call their own

The Janet Manion Military and Veterans Center is set to open Sept. 9 at Delaware Valley College.

August 21, 2013

DelVal faculty member selected as an Educator of Distinction

Adjunct Professor John Sanders is honored by the National Society of High School Scholars.

August 8, 2013

DelVal zoo science majors get access to the field’s leading animal records management solution

The College is the first in the world to strengthen its students’ curriculum with an educational version of ZIMS.

August 8, 2013

Beyond the classroom-The DelVal Experience

DelVal's Experiential Learning Program motivates students to make the most out of college and gives them an edge when applying for jobs.

August 7, 2013

Delaware Valley College named to the Princeton Review’s 2014 list of Best Colleges in the Northeast

This is the fourth consecutive year that the Princeton Review has recommended DelVal as one of the “Best in the Northeast."

July 31, 2013

‘Embracing science to enhance horse-human interactions’

A DelVal faculty member presents with students at an international equine science event and is elected to serve on a prestigious council.

July 30, 2013

First group of horticultural therapy students graduates from DelVal

As part of their coursework, students conducted horticultural therapy sessions at the Philadelphia Veterans Community Living Center.

July 29, 2013

Delaware Valley College named a top college for return on investment

Affordable Colleges Online identifies the 81 colleges in Pennsylvania where degrees pay off the most.

July 23, 2013

Dr. Imad Benjelloun Appointed Examiner for 2013 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award

Dr. Benjelloun is responsible for reviewing and evaluating applications submitted for the Baldrige Award.

July 19, 2013

DelVal student participates in Smithsonian research internship

The program selected just 18 students out of more than 550 applicants.

July 16, 2013

DelVal students experience Berlin’s history and culture firsthand

Five DelVal students studied abroad in Germany this summer.

July 11, 2013

Middle States reaffirms Delaware Valley College’s accreditation

DelVal met all 14 standards of excellence set forth by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

July 10, 2013

Delaware Valley College partners with community on ‘Hope of the Harvest’

The charitable garden project is expanding to three acres.

July 2, 2013

W.W. Smith Charitable Trust awards $54,000 in scholarship funds to DelVal

The grant will support scholarships for the coming 2013-2014 academic year.

July 1, 2013

Delaware Valley College Trustee selected for a post at the Pentagon

Lt. Gen. Ronald Bailey has been chosen for a key Marine Corps leadership position at the Pentagon.

June 25, 2013

DelVal undergraduate lands internship helping with pediatric AIDS research

Tatiana Tway '16, competed against both undergraduate and graduate students for the internship.