Schrof named Delaware State Vice President for Finance

DOVER — Robert Schrof has joined Delaware State University as Vice President for Finance. He will be responsible for the full complement of financial accounting and management at the university, reporting directly to Acting President Wilma Mishoe. Mr. Schrof is a financial planning and analysis  leader with more than 25 years of experience in the […]

Caesar Rodney superintendent receives national recognition

CAMDEN — Dr. Kevin Fitzgerald, superintendent of the Caesar Rodney School District, has been named the 2018 Superintendent of the Year by the National Association of School Superintendents. Dr. Fitzgerald has been the Caesar Rodney School District’s superintendent since 2007, previously serving as a principal and assistant principal at Caesar Rodney High School. His experience […]

Early College High School to hold first graduation tonight

DOVER — For two minutes tonight, two and a half tops, special voices will be heard. To summon the true spirit of the first Early College High School graduating class in an alma mater ballad, Devin Mercer went right to the source. “In writing an alma mater, you really want to capture the spirit of […]

Wesley grads reminded to leave time for rock ’n’ roll

  DOVER — As Wesley College graduation commencement speaker, KISS front-man Paul Staney eschewed “smoke machines, lasers, electric guitars and makeup” for the occasion. He jokingly said it was due to a deal he made with college staff to behave. Instead, he shared some advice with the outgoing class of 2018. “Make the most of […]

Wilson, Lloyd and Moyer capture school board elections

  DOVER — With eight school board candidates going for four spots across three school districts in Kent County, it was Caesar Rodney that had the busiest school board election night on Tuesday. It turned out that P. Scott Wilson regained his seat on the Caesar Rodney School Board, edging out three challengers, while Kristi […]

Safety, funding among top issues for school board elections in Kent

DOVER — Promoting stronger education, financial responsibility and safety in the classrooms are some of the top issues as candidates run for seats on school boards throughout Kent County. School board elections are set to take place today, May 8, for the Caesar Rodney, Lake Forest and Smyrna school districts. Polls will be open from […]

Delaware Tech student showcase starts Thursday

DOVER — The Delaware Tech visual communications program will hold its annual student showcase, comprised of approximately 400 student works of art, photography, multimedia and design, Thursday-June 1 in the Science and Engineering Technology Center on the Terry Campus. The showcase is open to the public. An opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. on […]

Delaware State University to host Delaware STEM Symposium and Awards

DOVER — Delaware State University will host the fourth annual 2018 STEM Symposium and Educator Awards Gala Wednesday in the second floor parlors of the Martin Luther King Jr. Student Center on campus. Representatives of the state Department of Education and Department of Labor are expected to participate in the event throughout the day. They […]

Month of the Military Child

Caesar Rodney School District/Dave Chambers Surrounded by school children from Dover Air Base Middle School and Major George S. Welch Elementary School, Gov. John Carney smiles after signing a proclamation declaring April the “Month of the Military Child” during a ceremony inside his Legislative Hall office on April 17. Members of Dover Air Base Middle […]

Musician Paul Stanley to deliver Wesley commencement address

DOVER — Wesley College announced Monday that Paul Stanley, Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame inductee as a member of KISS, artist, author, and entrepreneur will be the speaker for the 2018 commencement ceremony on May 12. For more than 40 years, Mr. Stanley has been considered one of the most recognizable front men in […]