News

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.

June 14, 2013

A trip of a lifetime: Delaware Valley College students travel to Poland

A group of five members of DelVal's class of 2013 and a DelVal faculty member experienced Poland this May.

June 12, 2013

Delaware Valley College alumni doing work for the U.S. Open

From floral design to turf management, check out how DelVal alumni are connected to the U.S. Open.

June 3, 2013

American Chemical Society recognizes a DelVal faculty member

Dr. Jason Cross was selected for an Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching award.

May 28, 2013

DelVal student to attend national leadership conference for college women

Donna Carlson '15, a business student, will participate in a national conference for student leaders.

May 23, 2013

Dr. April Vari named vice president for student affairs at Delaware Valley College

Dr. Vari will begin her new position at DelVal on Monday, July 8.

May 21, 2013

Recognizing excellence in teaching

Delaware Valley College promotes five faculty members and grants tenure to two.

May 15, 2013

86% of 2012 DelVal Grads Report Job or Grad School Placement

Our grads are reporting success less than a year out of college.

May 15, 2013

Ken Kalfus: A Man with Mars on His Mind

Ken Kalfus, an author and journalist, visited campus May 7.

May 14, 2013

The Class of 2013 is going places

Armed with a great education and hands-on experience, many graduates of the Class of 2013 already have jobs.

May 14, 2013

Forget coffee, they’re getting valuable experience

Meet some of DelVal’s students who will be working in their fields this summer.

May 8, 2013

Counseling psychology students present with a faculty member at a national conference

DelVal students co-presented with Dr. Audrey Ervin at the Association for Women in Psychology Conference.

May 2, 2013

Cleaning out their dorms for a cause

DelVal students collect unwanted items to benefit charities

May 2, 2013

Dr. Jim Diamond inducted into the Hall of Fame at DelVal

Students recognized Dr. Diamond with the prestigious honor for his contributions to the College.

May 1, 2013

Diving into their questions

Undergraduates presented research exploring topics ranging from solar power to perspectives on diversity April 30.

April 30, 2013

Getting girls excited about STEM careers

Girls in Focus with Technology will be held on campus May 16.

April 30, 2013

DelVal students participate in National Dairy Challenge

Students evaluated all parts of a farm for strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.

April 25, 2013

DelVal Wrestling Coach Steve Cantrell to become next Athletic Director

Delaware Valley College announced the appointment of Steve Cantrell, the College’s wrestling coach since 2011, as athletic director.

April 24, 2013

DelVal student to host third annual Make-A-Wish Foundation fundraiser

Laci Olivia '13, is aiming to raise $2,000 to help send a 9-year-old boy to Disney World.

April 17, 2013

Delaware Valley College to host annual A-Day fair April 26-28

Students plan this family-friendly event each year.

April 16, 2013

Spots available in DelVal’s Veteran Organic Farming Program

Those who register by May 28 can start the program this June.

April 15, 2013

Major General Ronald L. Bailey to speak at Commencement

The College will also award three honorary degrees on May 18.

April 11, 2013

Date Safe Project program draws huge crowd at DelVal

About 500 students turned out for the “Can I Kiss You?” program

April 10, 2013

DelVal honors its history and celebrates top students

DelVal recognized the achievements of top students at Founders' Day, an annual tradition, on April 10.

April 9, 2013

DelVal English faculty member to speak on rape culture

Dr. McCall will speak about rape culture (using Steubenville as an example), slut shaming, and the way sexuality is viewed in the U.S.

April 5, 2013

Bucks County leaders connect at DelVal

Leaders in Bucks County are connecting to have a greater impact on people's lives.

April 4, 2013

DelVal signs transfer agreement with Burlington County College

BCC grads in certain majors can transfer to DelVal as juniors.

March 28, 2013

DelVal business alum opens a Doylestown location at age 24

Nicole Beltz '11, is taking over the location in Doylestown where Chico’s used to be and turning it into a space for boutiques.

March 27, 2013

Welcoming New Leaders to Bucks County: A Community Celebration

Bucks County leaders from not-for-profit organizations, health care and education will gather at DelVal April 4.

March 22, 2013

Summer camps for budding photographers, actors, and musicians

This July and August, the College is offering programs in Doylestown for kids ages 8 through 15.

March 15, 2013

Roth Center Director to serve on “Food, Inc.” panel at the County Theater

Join Kristin Hulshart March 20 at the County Theater for a panel on local food.

March 11, 2013

DelVal and the Travis Manion Foundation to host forum on understanding returning veterans

Hear firsthand from veterans and their loved ones, who will share personal stories.

March 4, 2013

Delaware Valley College’s Philadelphia Flower Show exhibit takes multiple awards

Students help design, build, and staff the College's exhibit each year.

February 20, 2013

Delaware Valley College student selected to intern with GROWMARK

Kent Morgan ’14, a crop science major, has been chosen for a selective internship with GROWMARK.

February 8, 2013

DelVal student recognizes random acts of kindness

Savannah Gibson '14, is partnering with about 20 DelVal students to hand out 200 tokens for Random Acts of Kindness Week!

January 18, 2013

Update and Information on Seasonal Flu prevention and Care

Learn how to prevent the spread of Seasonal Flu

January 15, 2013

Learn how to beat stress and procrastination

Dr. Audrey Ervin, a DelVal counseling psychology faculty member, is offering two workshops this month.

January 11, 2013

Delaware Valley College offers new Social Media Certificate

Social media management certification helps turn an interest into a valuable skill set employers want.