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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 15, 2019
Del-One Federal Credit Union is proud to announce the addition of Kristen Saito as the new Director of Lending. Kristen comes to Del-One with over 20 years in the banking/credit union industry and will be graduating from Western CUNA Management School this month. Kristen most recently worked as the AVP of Lending at Premier Members Credit Union in Boulder, Colorado.  She has two biological ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Monday, July 08, 2019
(Dover, DE – July 5, 2019) Delaware’s First Lady, Tracey Quillen Carney, Delaware Libraries, and the United Way join the National Summer Learning Association (NSLA) in celebrating National Summer Learning Week, a celebration dedicated to elevating the importance of keeping kids learning, safe and healthy every summer; ensuring young people return to school ready to succeed. Delawareans can ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release
Wednesday, July 03, 2019
On Tuesday, June 25th, excitement mounted for the team members of DEXSTA Federal Credit Union. Forbes released their list of America’s Best Credit Unions in Each State and DEXSTA was announced as the number one credit union in Delaware! To compile this list Forbes partnered with market research firm Statista. Together they surveyed over 25,000 people to gather opinions on their banking ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
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, June 21, 2019
Christopher Burgos, CFP®, ChFC®, AIF®, CFS,  has been named President with Diamond State Financial Group, a financial services firm located in Newark, DE, that serves Delaware and neighboring states.  Christopher joined Diamond State Financial Group in 2000 and graduated from University of Delaware with a dual Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Management and a minor in Economics.  ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Del-One Federal Credit Union’s Annual Meeting was held on Tuesday, May 21 at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover.  Over 350 members, employees, family and friends attended the event.  A delicious meal prepared by the staff at the Modern Maturity Center was enjoyed by all, and many door prizes were awarded! Board officers elected included D. Steven Smith as Vice-Chair, and Robert Baldwin and Kevin ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Saturday, June 01, 2019
Delaware College of Art and Design and community partner NextFab recently co-hosted a visit from representatives of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office in New York. HKETONY director Joanne Chu and deputy director Erica Lam met with DCAD President Jean Dahlgren, Dean Katy Ro, admissions director Jane B. Campbell, assistant admissions director Randle Reed and other administrators at the 600 N. ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, General News Article, Economic
Thursday, May 30, 2019
Drone/sUAS Pilot Training & Employment Program Join the Hottest Industry in the Country...Drones Job Opportunities available for qualified drone pilots Join us for one of our exciting FREE informational meetings. Get in on the ground floor. Pick a date to attend: DATES: Saturdays: 2019 June 8, 22, 29; July 13, 20; Aug. 3, 24 Limited Seating. TIME: 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. PLACE: Wilmington ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, 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
Thursday, April 04, 2019
An illustrator, painter, writer and teacher known for her visual and verbal narratives will deliver the keynote address at this year’s Delaware College of Art and Design graduation ceremony. Catherine Quillman will address the Class of 2019 during the College’s 21st annual commencement exercises on May 6. The ceremony will open with remarks by New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer and feature a ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community, Education, General News Article
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
Thursday, January 31, 2019
Delicate yet dangerous and evoking both strength and vulnerability, the wearable metalwork of two-time state arts fellowship recipient Ellen Durkan is creating a striking presence in Delaware College of Art and Design’s Toni & Stuart B. Young Gallery.  “Ellen Durkan: Behind Her Iron Gates” opens at DCAD with an Art Loop Wilmington reception featuring live models from 5 to 8 p.m. February 1. ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
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
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Stephen Mottola of The Mottola Group, Long & Foster Real Estate, has been elected to the Delaware College of Art and Design Board of Trustees. He will serve a term through 2020.  Mottola is a veteran of Delaware’s corporate sector, working for companies like MBNA, DuPont, First USA/Bank One and Barclay’s and helping develop the Wilmington riverfront before and after receiving his real estate ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, 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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