News

December 21, 2011

DelVal student wins a national Agriculture Communications award

DelVal Ag Education major Zachary Gihorski took first place out of 23 students from 20 states.

December 20, 2011

Town Hall Meeting hosted by Dean of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences Russell C. Redding

Meet the leadership team taking DelVal forward in the 21st century.

December 19, 2011

DelVal appoints Elizabeth Gemmill and Eric Compton to the Board of Trustees

December 8, 2011

Undergrad research presentations

DelVal juniors and seniors spent a semester exploring scientific research projects of their choosing under the guidance of faculty mentors.

November 17, 2011

CEO and DelVal alumnus shares 10 lessons for success

Laura Owen came to campus as the 11th speaker in the Watson Executive-in-Residence program

November 17, 2011

Holocaust survivor talks to DelVal students about fighting hate

November 12, 2011

DelVal students help plant fruit trees in Philadelphia

DelVal students spent a day volunteering with the Philadelphia Orchard Project to revitalize a vacant lot.

November 11, 2011

Bucks County hosts an event at DelVal to change perceptions of people with disabilities

November 8, 2011

Transferring from Bucks County Community College to DelVal has been made easier

Goal is to have "the whole Bucks degree fit into a DelVal degree"

November 3, 2011

DelVal’s education department establishes its own alumni network

The goal is to provide graduates with a strong support system of other educators and put them in touch with key people at hiring schools and programs.

November 3, 2011

College’s lab improvements are celebrated

Funding for the upgrades came in part from the National Science Foundation

October 28, 2011

Philadelphia high school students visit DelVal’s food science program

Students took a tour, met the president and got their questions about applying to college answered.

October 27, 2011

A CEO and DelVal alumnus to share business experiences with students

Laura Owen, the former commerce secretary for the state of Kansas, will speak Nov. 17

October 26, 2011

Homecoming weekend: A success for all

There was a parade, a rally, a blow-out by the Aggies and food and fun under the alumni tent

October 26, 2011

Chuck Alpuche ‘81 receives President’s Award

The annual Alumni Achievement Awards were held over Homecoming Weekend. There were six recipients.

October 24, 2011

1896 Society Gala celebrates a remarkable year of giving

DelVal's top donors gather in support of a college on the move

October 17, 2011

Delaware Valley College adds new programs for educators

DelVal has added two new programs for educators, a master's degree in teaching and learning and a supervisor of special education certification.

October 11, 2011

Polish exchange students visit DelVal

Four students and a faculty member from Poland are visiting DelVal as part of the Piszek/Evans/Diamond Exchange program.

October 7, 2011

New DelVal club is working for a better world

DelVal students started an Oxfam club on campus to battle poverty, hunger, social injustice and other global problems.

September 28, 2011

DelVal student chosen for Pennsylvania award

She will head a team of more than 200 people promoting one of Pennsylvania's most important industries.

September 26, 2011

DelVal will open campus disc golf course

DelVal students will soon be able to play disc golf on the Doylestown campus.

September 19, 2011

2011 yearbook staff surprises a faculty member who made a difference

DelVal dedicates the 2011 yearbook to Joann Donigan, a faculty member in the English department.

September 16, 2011

Jaimie Shipe Selected as a 2011 National Teach Ag Ambassador

Jaimie Shipe, an agricultural education major, has been selected as a 2011 National Teach Ag Ambassador.

September 14, 2011

Delaware Valley College now among the top 20 regional colleges in the North

Delaware Valley College climbed six places in the 2012 U.S News & World Report rankings for Best Regional Colleges in the North, putting it among the top 20 colleges in its category.

September 13, 2011

First courses begin at DelVal’s new Gemmill Campus

The campus will be used regularly for two courses this fall.

September 8, 2011

DelVal faculty member selected as a fellow of the Education Policy and Leadership Center

A faculty member in the education department will broaden her understanding of educational policy by participating in a rigorous 10-month professional development program.

September 6, 2011

Bristol Myers-Squibb to help DelVal grow student research program

September 6, 2011

Faculty member joins in global discussion during Semester At Sea voyage

August 26, 2011

DelVal Mobile is ready for your phone!

August 17, 2011

DelVal to offer new study abroad program in Germany

DelVal's Liberal Arts Department will take students to Berlin.

August 4, 2011

Delaware Valley College among the best colleges in the Northeast

For the second year in a row, Delaware Valley College has been named one of the best colleges in the Northeast by the Princeton Review.

July 5, 2011

Campus chapel needs renovations

The Ida M. Block Memorial Chapel, the oldest surviving building on campus, is in need of repairs.

June 30, 2011

Dean Redding to chair national biotech committee on 21st century agriculture

Dean Redding will help traditional farming coexist with biotechnology through his role on a national committee.

June 20, 2011

DelVal students return from Polish exchange trip

Polish hospitality was a memorable part of the visit, which included a side trip to Warsaw.

June 13, 2011

DelVal icon Dr. Josh Feldstein honored at 90th birthday celebration

Friends, colleagues, former students and public officials attended the dinner at the Moumgis Auditorium

June 13, 2011

Delaware Valley College Appoints Three New Board Members

May 26, 2011

Delaware Valley College embraces diversity

DelVal hosts a conference addressing a number of issues in diversity

May 25, 2011

DelVal’s Bill Manlove named to College Football Hall of Fame

Manlove helped DelVal's decade-long resurgence as a championship program.

May 23, 2011

New Vice President for Academic Affairs announced!

Dr. Bashar W. Hanna comes from Ithaca College

May 22, 2011

Lynn Doyle tells the class of 2011 to be compassionate people first and foremost

May 16, 2011

DelVal Entrepreneurship program partners with Dublin TEC Center

MBA class will be taught at the center, and internships are being considered

May 11, 2011

DelVal Dressage Team Named Reserve National Champion

The second place finish was the highest ever for the team, which competed against 12 of the nation's top colleges.

May 10, 2011

DelVal students beat thousands of teams in a simulated business competition

Over 5,000 teams from 313 colleges took part in The Business Strategy Game

May 9, 2011

MLB Network, headed by member of President’s Advisory Council, wins 2 Emmys

The MLB Network won for "Outstanding Studio Show" and "Outstanding Sports Personality"

May 4, 2011

DelVal students win soil judging competition at Oregon State

Campus team beats 20 other colleges and universities to bring home national championship

May 4, 2011

Does DelVal have the world’s smartest horse?

Maggie, an 8-year-old Clydesdale-Thoroughbred cross, goes for the Guinness Book of World Records

April 27, 2011

Dr. R. Scott Hanson on diversity in New York

DelVal lecturer speaks about religious diversity in Queens

April 14, 2011

DelVal celebrates Founders’ Day with “Betsy” Gemmill and top students

April 7, 2011

DelVal Trustee and Nobel Prize Winner Passes Away at 85

Dr. Baruch Blumberg, the Nobel Prize winner who discovered the hepatitis B virus, served 14 years on DelVal's Board of Trustees.

March 31, 2011

Campus dinner honors scholars and donors

Student speakers tell how scholarships changed their lives

March 30, 2011

A Surge in Sports at DelVal

Our athletics teams have been on fire this year. Catch up on our storybook season.

March 30, 2011

Stop the Hate Program kicks off at DelVal

DelVal's Stop THe Hate program meets with members of The Race, Culture and Diversity Committee.

March 28, 2011

Professor Petruso making fuel from tobacco leaves

Put that in your engine and power it

March 11, 2011

First-round of faculty development grants approved

Twenty eight DelVal faculty members have been awarded professional development grants

March 10, 2011

Assistant Professor McGowan presents at 2011 Pennsylvania Educational Tech Expo

Veronica McGowan, from the Computer and Business Information Systems department, presented a paper entitled “Just-in-time curriculum in teacher preparation,” which offered ideas for innovation and best practices in teacher prep.

March 9, 2011

DelVal student awarded lecture series scholarship

March 8, 2011

2011 Philadelphia Flower Show Awards

The Exhibit received a second place award as well as the PHS Sustainability Award for the exhibit demonstrating the best use of sustainable gardening practices to the public.

February 25, 2011

DelVal hosts DeSales in its first battle for a Freedom Conference basketball crown

The Freedom Conference Men’s Basketball Championship Game will take place on campus Saturday, Feb. 26, when top-seeded DelVal battles second-seeded and two-time defending conference champion DeSales University. Tip-off at James Work Gymnasium is scheduled for 2:00 p.m.

February 24, 2011

DelVal professor joins an elite national running team

Dr. Anabelle Morales, a professor in DelVal’s Food Science, Nutrition and Management Department, was selected to join The Athena Track Club, an elite nationwide running club.

February 17, 2011

Chief technology officer, an ’89 alum, to lecture on innovation

Neil Clover ’89, an executive with Arup Americas, will speak at our Executive in Residence Program.

February 8, 2011

Senator Casey visits DelVal

Pennsylvania's senior senator stops by to speak with college and community leaders.

February 4, 2011

News of Russell Redding’s appointment gets national coverage

February 1, 2011

After 35 years of service to the college, Dr. Dominic Montileone has announced his retirement.

January 31, 2011

Russell Redding named Interim Dean of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences

Russell served as Secretary of Agriculture under former governor of Pennsylvania, Ed Rendell.

January 28, 2011

DelVal student launches business

An enterprising DelVal student has started a restaurant delivery service in Doylestown Borough and Doylestown Township and hopes it expands to other towns.

January 20, 2011

Delaware Valley College awarded $3.2 million for life science center

The state grant will help construct a $15 million signature building that would house studies in the life sciences.

January 19, 2011

Professor Jim O’Connor’s New Play to Show at the Roy Arias Theater in New York

January 14, 2011

New VP for Enrollment Takes a Scientific Approach

Norm Jones, the Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing at Texas Lutheran University in Sequin, Texas, will be joining the College March 1 as its new Vice President of Enrollment Management.

January 11, 2011

Delaware Valley College Student Receives an Executive-in-Residence scholarship

Jennifer Alderfer has received a $2,000 Thomas W. Watson Executive-in-Residence scholarship in honor of Mr. Sydney F. Martin.