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WC Honors 'Best and Brightest' at Student Recognition Ceremony

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Wilmington College honored juniors and seniors for academic achievement and leadership activities April 28 at its 33rd annual Student Recognition Ceremony.

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Business Prof Opens Popular Wilmington Restaurant

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Steven A. Stovall recalled reading an article in USA Today several years ago about which octogenarian men looked back upon their lives. He was struck by a common denominator among their responses, the regretful comment: “I wish I’d taken more risks in my life.”

Economics Prof Has Article, 'Bridges Beyond Calculation,' Published Internationally

Friday, January 3, 2014

Wilmington College's Steve Szeghi wrote in the December issue of Bridge Builder that, "at the core of standard economic theory, is the assumption of self-interest, of rational decision making."

Voice America Radio to Feature WC Economics Professor

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Steve Szeghi, professor of economics at Wilmington College, will be featured speaking on “Economics for Equality, Social Justice and Ecology” on Voice of America radio Monday (Dec. 9), at 6 p.m.

College Implements 4-Credit Hour System

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Students are experiencing wide-ranging changes in their academic curriculum designed to broaden their knowledge and skill sets. Starting this fall semester, the College has implemented a four credit hour system and begun a new general education curriculum that utilizes infused skills.

Business Students/Community Connections Run Deep

Friday, May 17, 2013

For much of Wilmington College’s history, local businesses viewed students simply as potential customers. Today, many of those students are also considered as partners in the businesses’ success — and vice versa.

College Establishes Academic Minor in Sustainability

Friday, April 12, 2013

Wilmington College has established a new minor, Sustainability, that will officially debut in fall 2013. It features an interdisciplinary curriculum with 12 hours in agriculture courses and a dozen hours of electives, from across the academic spectrum, designed to dovetail with a student’s career interests.

HR Management Class Completes Projects with Local Organizations

Thursday, November 29, 2012

A semester of collaborations between Wilmington College students and area organizations culminated this week with presentations of products and services that will likely become standard operating procedure.

Marketing Course Highlights America's Sports Obsession

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Ellen Novar is teaching a course in sport marketing at Wilmington College. She recently had her students come to class wearing their favorite teams’ apparel. The exercise revealed how they themselves are consumers of sport marketing.

WC Senior Edmund Besong Joins Clinton County Fellows Program

Thursday, July 5, 2012

Wilmington College senior Edmund Besong and four local residents from other colleges and universities are in the midst of sharing their expertise with non-profit and business entities as part of the Clinton County Fellows program.

WC Student Featured in 'USA Today College' Article on Students and Political Ad Campaigns

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

WC sophomore Liz Miller is quoted in a "USA Today College" story titled "Political Mud Slinging Does Not Influence Students."

WC Students Attend Institute for Emerging Minority Business Leaders

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Four Wilmington College students spent two weeks this summer learning about business administration and developing comprehensive business plans that were judged for cash prizes.

College Impacts the Community to the Tune of $30 Million Annually

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

While Wilmington College’s educational and cultural contributions to the community’s quality of life might be more apparent, the College’s role as an economic driver in Clinton County cannot be denied. The College had a total economic impact of $29.8 million in 2010.

Top Auctioneer to Speak at Wilmington College's Annual Stolle Lecture

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

The founder of the third largest auction house in the world will be the featured speaker at Wilmington College’s 2010 Ralph J. Stolle Distinguished Lecture Series April 14, at 7 p.m., in Kelly Center.

College Fund Provides Entrepreneurial Seed Money for Student's Business

Thursday, October 18, 2007

Sonia Johnson once said, “We must remember that one determined person can make a significant difference.” What Johnson said was true and at Wilmington College, there is one student who proves it.