DNA: “Red, Black, and Blue” Scheduled for Tuesday

Interested in engaging in dialogue about recent events regarding police and race? Diversity in Action (DNA) will be hosting its next event entitled “Red, Black, and Blue,” a community discussion that addresses all perspectives regarding the Red Lives Matter, Blue Lives Matter, and Black Lives Matter movements. This event will also feature special guest speakers: Dale Fulton ’93, Cincinnati Fire Department; Chief Ronald Cravens, Wilmington Police Department; and Bomani Moyenda, Black Lives Matter. Join us at the T.O.P. Tuesday, November 17, 2020, at 8 p.m. ********** This letter was submitted…

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Dream and Promise Act: A Dream Come True for Immigrants

The Dream and Promise Act, otherwise referred to as H.R.6, is designed to set up a safe and attainable pathway to citizenship for immigrant youth, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients, and other communities affected by immigration legislation. By creating a safe pathway to citizenship for immigrant youth, immigrant communities can truly flourish without having to live in the shadows.  This piece of legislation has broad support from faith organizations and leaders, from both the Republican and Democratic parties in Congress, and from over 140 of the nation’s top…

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SGA Gives Weekly Report in New Location

The Student Government Association (SGA) hosted its weekly open meeting yesterday. All members of the Wilmington College community are invited and encouraged to attend these meetings as it is a direct form of communication with the student government.   SGA will hold its open meetings in Boyd 210 to allow for better social distancing and adhere to Wilmington College’s COVID-19 protocols. This is a location change from CSA308 because a Session II class now meets in that classroom. The meeting time will remain the same at 4:15 p.m. on Tuesdays. Eight…

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SGA Hosts Open Meetings in Person and in Safe Ways

The Student Government Association (SGA) hosted its weekly open meeting Tuesday. All members of the Wilmington College community are invited and encouraged to attend these meetings as it is a direct form of communication with the student government.   SGA will hold its open meetings in CSA 308 to allow for better social distancing and adhere to Wilmington College’s COVID-19 protocols. The meeting time will remain the same at 4:15 p.m. on Tuesdays. Approximately 15 people attended the meeting. They represented SGA, Student Senate, Activities Programming Board, Greek Life, Sigma Alpha,…

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Board of Trustees Gives Presidential Search Update

Peggy Sturdivant, the chair of the Wilmington College board of trustees, released an update via email today to the campus community regarding progress made by the presidential search committee. The presidential search committee “continue[s] to receive applications steadily, resulting in an impressive and robust pool of candidates to date,” said Rich Sidwell, the chair of the presidential search committee. The search committee will accept applications until Sept. 8 and plans to meet on Sept. 10 to select a small number of applicants to interview and consider further. Both Sidwell and Sturdivant invite members…

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SGA Gives Weekly Update Via Livestreamed Open Meeting

The Student Government Association (SGA) hosted its weekly open meeting today. All members of the Wilmington College community are invited and encouraged to attend these meetings as it is a direct form of communication with the student government.   Due to the closure of Wilmington College’s main campus, SGA will now livestream its open meetings Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. via their Instagram account (@wc_sga). They will take questions from the public by using the livestream’s chat feature. Below are the topics presented by the SGA board at the April 7 meeting:…

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