News & Events
After completing their service with the U.S. Marines in the late 60’s and returning to Delaware, twin brothers Dan Tidwell and Dave Tidwell used their GI Bill benefits to begin their college education at Delaware Technical Community College’s Jack F. Owens Campus.
Some of the most important learning experiences take place outside of the classroom. This year, the Criminal Justice Club is keeping that in mind as they plan many activities and field trips for its members.
STANTON - The National Fire Protection Association recognizes October 5 – 11, 2014 as Fire Prevention Week, and this year they are encouraging consumers to test smoke alarms each month.
WILMINGTON - On September 29, three students from Delaware Tech’s undergraduate research program were recognized for their hard work.
DELAWARE – Delaware Technical Community College, The Delaware Manufacturing Extension Partnership (DEMEP) and the Delaware Manufacturing Association (DMA) came together in response to Governor Jack Markell’s proclamation of Delaware Manufacturing Week (Sept. 29-Oct 3), which coincided with National Manufacturing Day, October 3.
WILMINGTON - On Wednesday, October 1, 2014, Delaware Tech’s Stanton/Wilmington Campus hosted the 7th Annual Alumni and Friends 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Alumni Board Scholarship Fund. This fund helps Delaware Tech students to finance their educational dreams. This year’s event, the largest so far, raised more than $15,700.
GEORGETOWN– Community leaders, educators, businesspeople and elected officials will join together to raise public awareness regarding current economic issues at the 21st Annual Sussex County Today & Tomorrow Conference. The event will be hosted on Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 7:15 a.m. to 1 p.m.
DOVER - Nearly 300 government officials, leaders in business and education, and community members attended the sixth annual Kent County Economic Summit held Sept. 23, 2014 on the Delaware Tech Terry Campus.
GEORGETOWN - Trisha L. Newcomer was inducted as the 2014 Distinguished Alumni for Delaware Technical Community College’s Owens Campus at a ceremony on Sept. 24.
GEORGETOWN – This year, the Owens Campus made Sept. 11 not only a day of remembrance, but a day to help raise funds for a veteran to attend college.
The inaugural Run, White & Blue 5K took place Thursday, Sept. 11, and raised over $5,000. The proceeds benefited a veteran scholarship to attend the Owens Campus.
COLLEGEWIDE – Delaware Technical Community College President Dr. Mark T. Brainard joined Governor Jack Markell and Secretary of Education Mark Murphy at William Penn High School in New Castle, DE, on Tuesday to talk to seniors about college.
WILMINGTON – Delaware Technical Community College’s Upward Bound program has won a national video contest held by the Council for Opportunity in Education (COE).