Student of the Block

Each year, Student Life recognizes students for their exemplary academic efforts, community service, and commitment to enhancing the WilmU community. The below students were selected for their achievements during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Fall I: Candie Quick


Candie Quick is a senior at Wilmington University majoring in Education Studies and has a 3.77 GPA. Candie is an extremely involved student on campus and is President of the Wiley Wildcats Toastmasters Club, a member of the Dover Student Ambassadors, and is a successful graduate of WilmU’s Student Leadership Summit. Candie is a Director of the Boys and Girls Club in Dover and also serves as a minister at her church.

Fall II: Tonya Sadowniczak


Tonya Sadowniczak is a graduate student residing in Burlington, New Jersey with a 3.5 GPA. Tonya holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Stockton University and is currently pursuing a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Management Information Systems at Wilmington University. Tonya is currently an Accountant Auditor for the State of New Jersey and during her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Tonya recently completed the Student Leadership Summit and especially loves WilmU for its affordability and diversity.

Spring I: Ted Ray


Theodore Ray is a senior at Wilmington University majoring in Liberal Studies with a 3.79 GPA. Theodore takes classes at the Georgetown location and will be graduating this May with plans to attend law school. He would like to pursue a career as an attorney, with the ultimate goal of one day becoming a law professor. Theodore currently serves as the Treasurer of Student Government Association and is also interning with New Castle County Council Member Lisa Diller. As a transfer student from Delaware Tech, Theodore was a member of Del Tech’s Cross Country team, which won the Regional Championship and participated in the NJCAA National Championships in 2016. He loves the competitiveness of distance running and enjoys exercising and running with his wife, Maria.