Graudate School vs. Entering the Workforce

Posted on March 31, 2015 by Delaware Valley University .

As you begin planning for your life after college, there are two options for you to consider: enroll in a graduate program or start your career. Even if you’ve had a plan for years, as your graduation date approaches, you may be feeling more open to exploring both options. There are many factors to be aware of when making your decision, so it’s important to give each one a lot of thought.


The Best Places to Explore During your Delaware Valley Campus Visit

Posted on March 26, 2015 by Delaware Valley University .

Before you come to DelVal to explore the campus and decide if this university is the right choice for you, you’ll want to be prepared as far as what to see during the visit. Below are some of the best buildings on campus to explore while you’re at DelVal.


The Benefits of Delaware Valley’s Summer Program

Posted on March 24, 2015 by Delaware Valley University .

The Summer Bridge Program that DelVal offers is an amazing opportunity to help students to transition easily and comfortably from high school to college. This four-week academic residential program prepares students for college-level classes in English and mathematics as well as the college culture and environment.


5 Unique Parts of Delaware Valley University

Posted on March 24, 2015 by Delaware Valley University .

The Delaware Valley University campus has so much to offer its students, so read on to learn more about five some of the more unique parts of DelVal that makes this university a great choice.


Studying Abroad in Japan

Posted on March 23, 2015 by By Kristy Poisson ’16.

It’s 7:39 p.m. on Monday, March 23, and I’m sitting here thinking about my upcoming adventure in Japan. For a long time, I have been fascinated by different cultures and languages, and have recently been infected by the infamous “travel bug.” When I became an English major at DelVal, it was with the intention of one day traveling to different countries and teaching English as a second language while expanding my knowledge and feeding my curiosity for world linguistics.  


How to Get the Most Out of your Campus Visit

Posted on March 19, 2015 by Delaware Valley University .

Visiting a college or university that you’re considering attending is an exciting step in the decision-making process. Setting foot on the campus makes a world of difference from just browsing the college’s website and reading through pamphlets, so it’s crucial to make the most of your visit.


How to Start an Organic Farm in Pennsylvania

Posted on March 12, 2015 by Delaware Valley College.

Whether you’re passionate about organic food or inspired by farming and agriculture, organic farming is a beneficial activity to be involved with. If you’re interested in pursuing a career in organic farming, the Organic Farming Program, offered through a partnership between DelVal and Rodale Institute, is an outstanding opportunity available to you. You can gain experience in the field and create your own pathway to transition into a career in organic farming.


Spring Events you Can’t Miss This Spring

Posted on March 10, 2015 by Delaware Valley College.

Spring 2015 is an exciting semester at Delaware Valley College, and we can’t wait for you to join us in fun celebrations and educational events to help you succeed. Check out the list of events going on at DelVal’s campus this semester. We know you won’t want to miss any of them!


Leading a seminar on diversity

Posted on March 10, 2015 by By Mark Wade '15, Peer Mentor.

I recently delivered an important seminar for my peers in Moumgis Auditorium. Participants received two note cards, a piece of paper and a pen. They were asked to write one thing that they wanted to learn from the seminar on the paper. These were crumpled to form "snowballs," which led to our first icebreaker. Everyone stood in a circle at the front of the auditorium and threw their snowballs around. Volunteers read aloud from the papers they caught. Many said something such as, "I want to learn more about my privileges and the privileges of others."


Best Study Spots in Doylestown, PA

Posted on March 5, 2015 by Delaware Valley College.

Studying for exams between classes, at night and on the weekends is necessary to make sure you understand the material and perform well on your tests. However, spending hours studying in the same environment can become mundane and cause you to lose focus.


How to train for a 5K

Posted on March 3, 2015 by By Felix Moreno, Head Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Coach and Track & Field Coach.

Training for a 5K can be a great way to get motivated to work out! It's also an opportunity to get outside and socialize with others. Here are some tips to help you get ready to run one of the upcoming 5Ks. 


How to Find an On-Campus Job

Posted on March 3, 2015 by Delaware Valley College.

Holding an on-campus job is a smart way to earn some spending cash while you’re attending college. You’ll be able to afford items you need with the money you earn, plus the job will be conveniently located nearby. You won’t have to worry about traveling too far for your job since you’ll be on campus for classes anyway, and you’ll be familiar with the environment