July 18, 2017

July 18th, 2017


Delaware News Delaware Public Media State Police backpack drive underway While school may be the furthest thing from a kids mind during summer vacation, Delaware State Police are starting to take in donated supplies for students in need starting now. "Operation Troopers Have Your BACKpack" is in its third year, with state police collecting all...

July 17, 2017

July 17th, 2017


Delaware News Delaware 105.9 Delaware Teacher Centers statewide closing; Rep. Lynn fights to reinstate funding The negative impact to non-profits in Delaware as a result of the 20-percent cut to Grant-in-Aid continues to mount and one the latest non-profits to suffer is the Delaware Teacher Centers, which are now closing due to the reductions in...

Resilience Film Screening: Recap

July 14th, 2017

Author: Neil Kirschling

Last week, about 100 people gathered in Theatre N for a screening of the film “Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope” and panel discussion among local experts. If you weren’t one of the lucky 100, here’s a summary of the event, themes from the conversation, and ways to get involved. Why Resilience? “Resilience”...

Meet Jeremy Hidalgo

July 14th, 2017


Hello! My name is Jeremy Hidalgo and I am excited to join the Rodel Foundation as a policy fellow. I am a Delaware native and recent graduate of the School of Public Policy & Administration at the University of Delaware (UD). At UD, I researched issues like prisoner reentry, healthcare, and reform; civil rights and environmental justice;...