News

August 28, 2015

Record enrollment at new university

In its first academic year since officially becoming a university, DelVal began the semester with its highest enrollment in almost 20 years.

August 26, 2015

DelVal alumnus to be honored in Forty Under 40 class

Alexander Cistone ’07, will be honored by the Central Penn Business Journal for his professional achievements Oct. 12.

August 25, 2015

Named number one for animal lovers

Delaware Valley University was recently named the number one school on “25 Great Small Colleges for Animal Lovers.”

August 14, 2015

‘Land and the American Dream’ photography contest seeks submissions

The University will be awarding prizes to photographers who best capture the theme of its upcoming sustainability symposium.

August 6, 2015

DelVal expands global education opportunities

The University plans to double student participation in international learning opportunities by 2020.

August 4, 2015

Art Goon appointed to Economic Development Board

Art Goon, DelVal’s vice president for enrollment management, was appointed to the Bucks County Economic Development Corporation Board.

July 28, 2015

DelVal policy studies graduate student selected for leadership scholarship

Bucks County Bank's Future Business Leader Scholarship was awarded to Donna Carlson B.A. '15, M.A. '17.

July 24, 2015

New summer programs allow kids to explore multiple interest areas

Delaware Valley University is offering academically focused and fun camps through its Office of Continuing and Professional Studies.

July 24, 2015

DelVal President Dr. Joseph S. Brosnan to retire Aug. 31, 2016

Dr. Brosnan's leadership and strategic planning process resulted in significant outcomes, including the achievement of university status.

July 8, 2015

Employers hired 100 percent of the policy studies program’s first graduating class

The first students to earn DelVal’s Master of Arts in Policy Studies have secured meaningful employment.

July 1, 2015

Dr. Moryan selected as Delaware Valley University dean

After a national search, Dr. James Moryan has been selected as dean of graduate and professional studies.

June 24, 2015

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to speak at DelVal

He will be one of the keynote speakers at “Land and the American Dream,” a sustainability symposium the University is hosting Oct. 14-16.

June 18, 2015

Dr. Bashar Hanna selected for Caring Community Award

Delaware Valley University’s vice president for academic affairs was recognized for his positive impact on local students.

June 9, 2015

Delaware Valley University named to list of Best Online MBA Programs

GoGrad, a leading resource for graduate level education, highlighted DelVal on its list of Best Online MBA Programs.

May 28, 2015

Round Three of Bucks Knocks Out Hunger Planned for July

The United Way of Bucks County is hosting its third annual campaign to knock out hunger in the community on July 24 at DelVal.

May 28, 2015

STEM conference for middle and high school girls

Hundreds of middle and high school girls visited Delaware Valley University May 21 for the fourth annual #girlSTEM conference.

May 16, 2015

Delaware Valley University’s first graduating class

The Class of 2015 made Delaware Valley University history Saturday, May 16, receiving the first diplomas with the institution’s new name.

May 7, 2015

DelVal’s Center for Student Professional Development staff in the media

Staff members who help prepare students to reach their professional goals have been quoted as experts in recent career-related stories.

May 4, 2015

DelVal mourns the loss of Miriam Feldstein

Miriam Feldstein was a former first lady of Delaware Valley University. There will be an event on campus June 28 to celebrate her life.

April 30, 2015

Young marketers compete in national competition

A team of 11 Delaware Valley University students competed in a national marketing competition April 15 through April 16.

April 27, 2015

‘The New Neighbors’

Lynn Cummings will be discussing the film "The New Neighbors: How One Town Created a Vibrant, Integrated Suburb" at DelVal April 29.

April 27, 2015

Students apply real-world training at North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge

Delaware Valley University participated in the 14th Annual North American Intercollegiate Dairy Challenge.

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.