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Davenport University measures and certifies the soft skills and competencies sought by employers

Employers across the nation often lament about college graduates and the soft skills they lack — such as critical thinking […]

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Davenport recognizes students and student organizations

Last month Davenport University recognized students and student organizations at the annual Student Recognition Awards banquet. The following faculty and […]

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How DavenFund will support employees this year

Eleven Davenport University employees received professional development, software, equipment or other resources through DavenFund last week. The program, in its […]

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Kjarkur, leadership and life stories

Surrounded by lava fields, mountains and glaciers, Davenport University Professor Chris Hamstra spent a few chilly weeks at Bifröst University […]

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Servant leadership — in life, the military and the classroom

Anything worthwhile is worth working for and nothing’s free. That’s the mantra of Dr. James Turner, a faculty member in […]

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Helping military veterans excel in the classroom and into nursing careers

Davenport University is helping military students move from combat boots to scrubs through its Veterans Bachelor of Science in Nursing pathway, the […]

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A Caribbean adventure in service, sport and sights

More than 2,000 miles from Michigan, the Women’s Volleyball team explored life in what seemed like another world — surrounded […]

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The changing DU student profile

Compared to 2008, Davenport University’s student profile has evolved. “We have noticed some interesting changes in our student profile. More […]

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Alumnus shares stormy Hurricane Harvey experience

After Hurricane Harvey made landfall and Texans were climbing to their rooftops for rescue, Davenport University alumnus Eric Dykema, ’13, […]

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Delta College and Davenport University announce Nursing degree partnership

Delta College and Davenport University have formed a new partnership that enables students accepted into Delta’s Associate of Applied Science […]

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