November 4, 2019

Delaware Valley University Soil Judging Team Qualifies for Nationals

The University’s team took second place in group judging and third place overall in the Northeast Regional Collegiate Soil Judging Contest.

October 28, 2019

Watson Executive-in-Residence Program Alumni Panel

Delaware Valley University alumni returned to campus to provide current students with career advice.

October 28, 2019

Danielle Pedrotty Named to Heroes Scholarship Fund Board

Pedrotty is the administrative director of Delaware Valley University’s graduate programs in criminal justice and healthcare administration.

October 2, 2019

Dr. John Woznicki to Join Delaware Valley University as Dean of Graduate Studies

Dr. John Woznicki, an experienced academic administrator and faculty member, will join the University Nov. 4.

September 27, 2019

Wolf Administration Highlights Importance of Food Assistance Programs with Community Partners at Delaware Valley University During Hunger Action Month

On Sept. 26, the University’s charitable garden was a stop on the Wolf Administration’s Hunger Action Month tour.

September 26, 2019

Delaware Valley University Accepts National Award for Experiential Learning

The University’s Experience360 Program was named the 2019 Outstanding Experiential Learning program.

September 23, 2019

New Research on Climate-Smart Agriculture

Dr. Christopher Gambino, a Delaware Valley University faculty member, co-authored new research on greenhouse gas mitigation and agriculture.

September 18, 2019

U.S. News & World Report Names Delaware Valley University in 2020 ‘Best Colleges’ Rankings

DelVal climbed 13 spots in the 2020 rankings and was recognized for advancing social mobility.

September 9, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Implement Test-Optional Admission Policy for Most Majors

The University will implement a test-optional admission policy for the entering class of Fall 2020.

September 4, 2019

Learn to Raise Livestock on a Small Farm

People who are interested in raising their own livestock can take a short course, which starts Sept. 24 at Delaware Valley University.

August 30, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Announces Fall Schedule

Delaware Valley University offers a public lecture series on how human health connects to animal and environmental health.

August 29, 2019

New ‘Shark Tank’-Style Competition Seeks Applicants

Applicants will pitch their ideas and compete for funding in a new “Shark Tank”-like competition at Delaware Valley University.

August 26, 2019

New Students and Pets Move-In at Delaware Valley University

On Saturday, Aug. 24, DelVal welcomed new students and some new pets to campus.

August 9, 2019

The Princeton Review Names Delaware Valley University to the 2020 ‘Best in the Northeast’ List

The University has been named as a top educational institution by the publication for ten consecutive years.

August 5, 2019

Prioritizing Sleep: Convincing a Community to Change a High School’s Start Time

Delaware Valley University Ed.D. student Gary Snyder helped implement a later start time at Princeton High School.

July 31, 2019

Delaware Valley University Student Selected for Prestigious National Scholarship

Nina Dellarte '21, a DelVal animal science major, was one of just 37 students selected for a national Alpha Lambda Delta scholarship.

July 30, 2019

Thomas W. Speakman Joins Delaware Valley University as Executive Director of Admission

Speakman brings more than 20 years of successful admission and enrollment experience to DelVal.

July 30, 2019

A Study Abroad Experience They Will Never Forget

A group of 32 DelVal students worked at an elephant sanctuary in Thailand as part of their Tropical Shelter Medicine class.

July 24, 2019

DelVal Education Programs Pass Major Review Process

The Pennsylvania Department of Education recently granted seven-year approval for a variety of programs the University offers for educators.

July 15, 2019

Delaware Valley University and Doylestown Health to Collaborate on the University’s New Academic Programs in Healthcare

Delaware Valley University and Doylestown Health will work together to develop new graduate programs in healthcare.

July 10, 2019

21st Century Girls Program Explores Plant Science Careers

Dr. Jackie Ricotta, a DelVal professor, offered an interactive presentation on plant science at the 21st Century Girls program.

July 1, 2019

Delaware Valley University Conducts Spotted Lanternfly Research at a Local Vineyard

Dr. Chris Tipping and Austin Wilson ’19 are working with a company to improve methods to control the invasive insect.

June 24, 2019

Career Outcomes Rate Increases at Delaware Valley University

The University’s career outcomes rate has increased to 93.2 percent.

June 17, 2019

Bristol-Myers Squibb Awards Delaware Valley University a $20,000 Grant for Undergraduate Student Research

A leading biopharma company is helping DelVal provide real-world learning opportunities in the sciences.

June 13, 2019

First Doylestown Pride Festival to be held June 20 through June 23

The multi-day event includes a film festival, panel discussions, a block party, and various pop-up celebrations throughout the community.

May 29, 2019

Delaware Valley University Names Dave Duda as Director of Athletics

Duda brings more than 20 years of experience in collegiate athletics coaching and administration to the position.

May 22, 2019

Delaware Valley University Professor to Speak About Experiential Learning at the Faculty of the Future Conference

Dr. Doug Linde will speak about experiential learning at Bucks County Community College on Friday, May 31.

May 20, 2019

‘Go Out and Serve,’ Acclaimed Educator Tells Delaware Valley University Class of 2019

Dr. Salome Thomas-EL addressed the graduating class on Saturday, May 18.

May 14, 2019

Delaware Valley University Cohorts Help Single Parents Achieve Their Career Goals

DelVal's off-site cohorts are helping to put bachelor’s degrees within reach for students who are balancing parenting, work, and school.

May 13, 2019

Delaware Valley University Named a National Leader in Experiential Learning

The University’s Experience360 Program was chosen as the 2019 Outstanding Experiential Education Program.

May 9, 2019

Delaware Valley University Graduate Counseling Psychology Program Earns MPCAC Accreditation

The University’s master’s degree program in counseling psychology recently earned a 10-year MPCAC accreditation.

May 9, 2019

Delaware Valley University Students Participate in USDA Mock Disease Outbreak Scenario

DelVal students worked alongside veterinary students from the University of Pennsylvania to respond to a mock disease outbreak scenario.

May 7, 2019

New Textbook Explores Clashing Views on Controversial Issues

Dr. Buskirk-Cohen, a DelVal faculty member, is the editor of the new edition of “Taking Sides: Clashing Views in Lifespan Development."

May 3, 2019

Delaware Valley University President Dr. Maria Gallo Selected as a 2019 Women’s Empowerment Honoree

Dr. Maria Gallo will be honored at the YWCA Bucks County’s Annual Salute to Women Who Make a Difference event on May 16.

May 1, 2019

Delaware Valley University Names Thomas A. Debrowski ’72 to Board

Debrowski, a business executive and DelVal alumnus, has been named to the University’s Board of Trustees.

May 1, 2019

Delaware Valley University Faculty Member Nancy Minich Recognized for Landscape Design Work

Minich, a horticultural therapist, was recently published in a textbook and, a park she designed won an award.

April 30, 2019

The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation Awards Delaware Valley University a Grant for Scholarships

The grant supported scholarships for the 2018 to 2019 academic year, which the University matched.

April 29, 2019

Delaware Valley University Faculty Member Helps Coordinate Placement of New Toni Morrison Society Bench

Dr. Craig Stutman, who chairs the Toni Morrison Society’s Bench by the Road Project, helped dedicate a new bench at Howard University.

April 29, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents, ‘One Health, One Planet, One Future’

Dr. Peter Hudson will visit Delaware Valley University on Thursday, May 2 to discuss the connection between human health and the environment

April 24, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents, ‘Awakening to the Spirit of Pachamama’

Yasmin Goodman will visit DelVal on Tuesday, April 30 to discuss how the Achuar people are protecting their Amazonian home.

April 23, 2019

New Documentary Features Bucks County’s Covered Bridges

Delaware Valley University will present, “The Covered Bridges of Bucks County," a new video documentary, on Friday, May 3.

April 22, 2019

Khalia Deborah Inspires and Empowers at Delaware Valley University’s ‘I am…’ Women’s Summit

The “Dreams to Founder” presenter encouraged women to turn their dreams into reality and find their authentic purposes.

April 12, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘Experiment Eleven’

Peter Pringle will discuss his book ‘Experiment Eleven’ at Delaware Valley University on Tuesday, April 23.

April 10, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Present Star Wars Concert

The final concert of the academic year will take place Saturday, May 4, at Delaware Valley University.

April 9, 2019

Dr. David D. Timony to Present Research in Ireland

Dr. Timony, chair of Delaware Valley University’s Department of Education, will present his research at Ulster University.

April 8, 2019

Author Seamus McGraw to Present ‘Good Guy with a Gun’

McGraw will visit Delaware Valley University on Monday, April 15 to discuss gun violence.

April 8, 2019

Nationally-Recognized Principal and Education Expert Salome Thomas-EL Selected as Delaware Valley University’s Commencement Speaker

Thomas-EL will address the University’s Class of 2019 on Saturday, May 18.

April 3, 2019

Delaware Valley University Gets Ready to Host A-Day Weekend

A-Day Weekend, a family-friendly tradition, will be held April 26 through April 28 at DelVal.

April 3, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘Keeping Special Places Special: Protecting a Community’s Distinctive, Character-Defining Elements’

Jeff Marshall will discuss land-use impacts on communities at Delaware Valley University on Wednesday, April 10.

March 25, 2019

Delaware Valley University Names First Endowed Chair

Dr. Paul P.G. Gauthier will help the University build a new specialization in hydroponics and aquaponics.

March 21, 2019

Delaware Valley University Alumnus Helps Create Award-Winning Rose Parade Float

Ed Copenhaver ’75, a DelVal ornamental horticulture alumnus, had been dreaming of working on a float for the parade since college.

March 18, 2019

Dr. Jackie Ricotta Co-Edits a New Book on Organic Food

Delaware Valley University Professor Dr. Jackie Ricotta co-edited a new book, “Organic Food, Farming and Culture.”

March 15, 2019

Competition Celebrates Bucks County Students’ Scientific Research

Students from across Bucks County submitted over 400 projects to the 2019 Bucks County Science Research Competition.

March 15, 2019

Arts on Campus Exhibit Earns Proclamation from Congressman

Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick presented a proclamation and a flag to celebrate the ‘Springtide and Solstice’ exhibit at DelVal.

March 14, 2019

Gift Will Boost Emergency Financial Aid for Delaware Valley University Students

Two new gifts from Jim Harteis ’65 will help the University provide additional emergency financial aid and enhance agriculture programs.

March 13, 2019

New Research Examines How Faculty Impact Student Success

A Delaware Valley University study looked at how student-faculty relationships impact student retention and performance at small schools.

March 12, 2019

2019 Northeast Student Affiliate Competition

Delaware Valley University students won awards in a competition that tests students' knowledge of animal science.

March 12, 2019

Arts on Campus Presents Second Annual Student Photography Show

A juried exhibition of student photography will be on display at the University April 11 through June 28.

March 8, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Host ‘I am…’ Women’s Summit

Area college and university students are invited to join DelVal for the Summit on Sunday, April 14.

March 8, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘American Climate Change Reporting at a Crossroads: Challenges and Opportunities for Journalism in a Warming World’

Hanna E. Morris will discuss climate change journalism on Thursday, March 28.

March 8, 2019

Delaware Valley University Wins Gold Medal at the Philadelphia Flower Show

Students in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sciences designed and built an award-winning Flower Show display.

February 28, 2019

Veterinary Medicine Lecture on Elephants

Dr. Erica Ward, a veterinarian who has experience caring for elephants in Thailand, will provide a public lecture on March 5.

February 27, 2019

Science or Government Propaganda? ‘Freedom’s Laboratory’ Author Talk with Audra Wolfe

Wolfe will discuss “Freedom’s Laboratory,” her new book which explores how those in power impact scientists’ ability to remain objective.

February 26, 2019

‘Artificial Intelligence Hype Vs. Reality’

Former head of IBM Watson Business Development Mike Rhodin will discuss artificial intelligence at Delaware Valley University on March 5.

February 25, 2019

‘Justice: The Search for the Truth in a Fair Manner,’ Presented by District Attorney Matthew D. Weintraub

Weintraub will visit campus on Wednesday, April 10 to discuss the search for justice in high-profile criminal cases in Bucks County.

February 22, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘Food from the Radical Center’

Gary Nabhan will discuss the resurgence of healthy food production in America and host a book signing on Wednesday, March 6.

February 15, 2019

Delaware Valley University Faculty Recognized for Enhancing the Student Experience

The University announced promotions for 12 faculty members, effective in the 2019 to 2020 academic year.

February 15, 2019

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘The Land Beneath Our Feet’ Rescheduled

There will be a viewing of the film “The Land Beneath Our Feet” and a panel discussion at Delaware Valley University on Thursday, Feb. 21.

February 15, 2019

Students Prepare for the 2019 Philadelphia Flower Show

DelVal students from the Department of Landscape Architecture and Environmental Sciences are hard at work preparing for this year's exhibit.

February 14, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Host Concert

The acclaimed Delaware Valley University Symphonic Band and Jazz Band will present an afternoon of music on Sunday, March 3.

February 11, 2019

Volunteer Presenters, Sponsors Needed for New iSTEAMM Conference

The iSTEAMM conference will be hosted on May 23 at Delaware Valley University.

February 4, 2019

Joy Levy Named to Delaware Valley University Board of Trustees

Levy, a Doylestown resident, is an active community volunteer and the corresponding secretary for the Village Improvement Association.

January 30, 2019

Postponed Due to Weather- One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘The Land Beneath Our Feet’

There will be a viewing of the film “The Land Beneath Our Feet” and a panel discussion at Delaware Valley University on Tuesday, Feb. 12.

January 30, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Host Black History Month Events

The University is hosting a screening of "Black Panther," and a guest speaker from the Museum of the American Revolution.

January 18, 2019

Plants, People, and History Book Club Spring Meetings

The plant-themed book club will discuss four books this semester.

January 15, 2019

Mercer Museum to Host 2019 National History Day Regional Competition at Delaware Valley University

Delaware Valley University scholarships worth up to $25,000 will be up for grabs for the winners of the competition.

January 14, 2019

Delaware Valley University Professor Spends Sabbatical at Cornell University

Dr. Jackie Ricotta, a DelVal professor of horticulture, served as a visiting faculty member during the fall 2018 semester.

January 9, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Host Public Forum on Farming

Findings from the 2018 Bucks County Farmer survey will be discussed at Delaware Valley University at the 2019 Farmer Forum on Feb. 13.

January 8, 2019

New Medicinal Plants Course to be Offered at Delaware Valley University

The new course will explore a variety of medical applications for plants including CBD oil and medical cannabis.

January 7, 2019

Delaware Valley University Awarded Accreditation of its Business Programs

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) awarded accreditation to the bachelor’s degree and the MBA program.

January 3, 2019

Delaware Valley University to Present ‘Springtide & Solstice’ Art Exhibit

Join DelVal for an afternoon of art and music on Feb. 17 to celebrate the exhibit, which will feature four Bucks County artists.

December 13, 2018

Student Surprised with Scholarship After Final Exam

The Pennsylvania Landscape & Nursery Association surprised a Delaware Valley University student with a $5,000 scholarship on Dec. 13.

December 12, 2018

Doctor of Education Dissertation Helps Change Pennsylvania Law

Dr. Ann Marie Vaughn’s Doctor of Education dissertation helped change the state’s teacher certification requirements.

December 5, 2018

Delaware Valley University Student Selected as Pennsylvania Collegiate Farm Bureau Discussion Meet State Champion

Chloe Sees '21, an agriculture education major, will compete in Nationals in Milwaukee in March.

November 30, 2018

Delaware Valley University Presents Annual Holiday Concerts

Four ensembles will perform a unique array of holiday music at Delaware Valley University on Sunday, Dec. 9, and Monday, Dec. 10.

November 28, 2018

Delaware Valley University Animal Science Program Ranked in the Top 20 in the Nation

College Factual ranked the University’s animal science degree program among the best in the country.

November 27, 2018

Students Gain Real-World Experience at the 2018 Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge

Five Delaware Valley University students competed in the 2018 Northeast Regional Dairy Challenge in Fairlee, Vermont Nov. 8 through Nov. 10.

November 20, 2018

The W.W. Smith Charitable Trust Awards Delaware Valley University a $73,000 Grant for Scholarships

A representative from the Trust visited campus to meet with the scholarship recipients.

November 16, 2018

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘One Toxicology and One Healthier Future’

Dr. Val Beasley will discuss environmental contaminants and toxicology during his seminar at Delaware Valley University on Nov. 29.

November 13, 2018

Barrie Saias Named Delaware Valley University Youth Programs Coordinator

Saias will focus full time on programs for children and teens, including the University’s summer camps.

November 7, 2018

A New Healing Garden for Veterans

Delaware Valley University student veterans put the final touches on a new veterans’ garden on campus on Wednesday, Nov. 7.

November 2, 2018

Weatherwood Design’s Sustainable Efforts in Garden Design and Woodworking

A DelVal sustainability class visited Weatherwood Design Studio to learn more about the landscape architecture and rustic woodworking firm.

November 2, 2018

One Health Seminar Series Presents ‘Conservation Challenges of Emergent Infectious Disease in Amphibians’

Dr. Jim Julian will discuss the impacts of amphibian diseases on conservation at Delaware Valley University on Wednesday, Nov. 14.

October 22, 2018

One Health Seminar Series Presents Faculty Forum ‘What One Health Means to Me’

Faculty panelists will discuss what One Health means within their various disciplines at Delaware Valley University on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

October 12, 2018

Delaware Valley University Team Competes at National Dairy Judging Contest

DelVal students gained hands-on experience at the World Dairy Expo National Intercollegiate Dairy Cattle Judging Contest.

October 9, 2018

Being Superheroes for Halloween May Help Empower Girls, But A New Study Finds More Options Are Needed

Dr. Jessica McCall, an expert on female representation in the superhero genre, offers insight on a new Women's Media Center study.

October 5, 2018

Concert Celebrating Music by Women Composers

The concert on Sunday, Oct. 28 will include works by four talented women composers.

October 3, 2018

‘Convergence: Community Harmony through Dance’

Convergence promises a delightful, eclectic dance concert celebrating the art of dance in the local community.

October 3, 2018

‘A Thirsty Land: The Making of an American Water Crisis’

Delaware Valley University’s Master of Public Policy program will host a talk and book signing with Seamus McGraw on Thursday, Oct. 18.

October 1, 2018

Former Prisoner to Speak About the Criminal Justice System

David Garlock will speak at DelVal on Oct. 24 about his journey from prisoner to criminal justice professional and advocate.