News for Human Interest

Monday, July 15, 2019
Goldey-Beacom College (GBC) partnered with the New Castle County Vocational-Technical (NCCVT) School District to donate tables and chairs from the College’s Lightning Café to Academia Antonia Alonso (La Academia), a dual-language charter school in Wilmington.   On her tenth day as GBC president, Colleen Perry Keith, Ph.D. welcomed a team of NCCVT school district workers who loaded more than 30 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, July 01, 2019
During mid-October, Children’s Beach House presents Plein Air Brandywine Valley, a competition, exhibition and sale where 75 of the country’s best plein air (open air/outdoors) artists come and paint beautiful fall venues throughout the Brandywine Valley.  The artists you see painting during Arts in the Garden are participating artists for Plein Air Brandywine Valley and support Children’s Beach ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Friday, May 17, 2019
Inspired teens and adults will have the opportunity to realize their creative potential in the engaging environment that is Delaware College of Art and Design through DCAD’s Summer 2019 Continuing Education workshops and courses in fine arts, jewelry design, photography and web/graphic design.  DCAD Continuing Ed fosters personal and professional growth through small classes that feature ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Delaware College of Art and Design is delighted that its retail space at 706 N. Market St. is the new home for downtown staple Spaceboy Clothing.  The relocation of Spaceboy from its previous 711 N. Market St. address commenced in January and was completed in time for the store’s 10th anniversary celebration, which included a grand reopening concert on March 2. The “one-stop shop for locally made ...read more
Categories: #DelBizSuccess, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
Ann-Marie VanTassell, a professional photographer who owns and operates her own business in the Washington, D.C., area, has received the 2018 Delaware College of Distinguished Alumni Award, the first-ever such honor given by DCAD to one of its graduates.  VanTassell completed an associate of fine arts degree in photography at DCAD in 2007 and was selected to deliver the graduating student address ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
A cut-paper workshop with an innovative artist and the chance to view his current exhibition will join technology demonstrations and a statewide networking party as part of Technical.ly Delaware’s first-ever Delaware Innovation Week Kickoff. The event will be hosted at Delaware College of Art and Design, 600 N. Market St., on Friday, Nov. 2, in conjunction with Art Loop Wilmington.  “Henry ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, October 05, 2018
Sarah McBride, an internationally known activist for LGBTQ+ rights who serves as the national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. She will serve a term through 2021.“The work of DCAD is not just central to training the next generation of artists, entrepreneurs and dreamers, it is also at the heart of building ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, October 04, 2018
Delaware College of Art and Design views drawing as both the foundation for all of the art and design disciplines and a key element of the associate of fine arts degree. Similarly, Henry Bermudez views drawing as the technical skill that informs all of his work.  The largely monochromatic pieces making up DCAD’s “Henry Bermudez in Black and White” exhibition celebrate the simplicity of drawing ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest, Community
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