News & Events
DOVER - The Delaware Tech Terry Campus human resources and administrative services divisions were recently acknowledged and honored for hiring people with disabilities by the Delaware Department of Labor’s Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and the State Rehabilitation Council.
WILMINGTON – A team of three Delaware Tech students recently placed 10 out of 726 teams in a nationwide finance challenge sponsored by TD Ameritrade. The thinkorswim Challenge is a 4-week long trading competition that ran from October 10-November 4.
Students enrolled in Delaware Tech’s Chemical Process Operator (CPO) program had an opportunity to learn outside of the classroom recently when they visited the Delaware City Refinery.
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).
COLLEGEWIDE - The News Journal recently reported on the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) summer camps held this summer at Delaware Tech campuses statewide. The camps were free to middle school students, and taught them hands-on lessons about renewable energy.
COLLEGEWIDE - Seventeen participants representing all four campuses of Delaware Technical Community College took part in the 3rd Annual Learning Communities Summer Institute, July 28 through Aug. 1 at the Terry Campus in Dover.
Delaware Technical Community College announced today that Dr. Mark T. Brainard has been named the college’s fifth president, effective August 4, 2014. He succeeds Dr. Orlando J. George, Jr. who retired on June 30 after serving 19 years as president of the college.
On June 9, a tribute event in honor of retiring Delaware Technical Community College President Dr. Orlando J. George, Jr. netted $154,378 for student scholarships. The event, held at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington, celebrated Dr. George’s 45 years of service to the College.
GEORGETOWN – Congressman John Carney held a series of events and meetings with Delaware’s manufacturing community in an effort to gather ideas for legislative proposals that would bring more manufacturing jobs to Delaware, and better prepare job-seekers to obtain manufacturing jobs that are curre