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  • Celebrating Frederick Douglass

    Article by Ann Manser | February 20, 2017

    Volunteers transcribe historical records in abolitionist’s honor

  • Moore Foundation funding

    Article by Karen B. Roberts | February 20, 2017

    UD’s Dixson receives $1 million Moore Foundation grant to study coral reef recruitment

  • Never caught, never free

    Article by Ann Manser | February 17, 2017

    Historian recounts courageous escape of Washington’s slave

  • Biden Institute announced

    Article by UDaily staff | February 07, 2017

    Joe Biden, UD partner to launch Biden Domestic Policy Institute

  • UDRF awards funding

    Article by Tracey Bryant | February 03, 2017

    Four receive University of Delaware Research Foundation funding

  • Nixon tapes research unearths surprises

    Article by Sunny Rosen | February 02, 2017

    UD researchers find evidence that Nixon knew economic policies were dangerous



Alumni spotlight: Ty Jones

Classical Theatre of Harlem Artistic Director
Ty Jones, who holds two degrees from UD, has helped turn a theater that was financially struggling into a successful business while growing its reputation and building bridges between communities.

Read more in the Messenger


Vice President Joe Biden will serve as the founding chair of the University of Delaware’s Biden Institute focusing on civil rights, women's rights, criminal justice and more. "I am happy to continue that work at my alma mater, a place that is stamped on my heart.”


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