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  • Missing aircraft identified

    Article by Katy O'Connell | May 23, 2017

    Two missing World War II B-25 bombers documented By Project Recover off Papua New Guinea

  • Impacting student success

    Article by Cindy Hall | May 19, 2017

    Blue Hen Success Collaborative building momentum

  • Plants call 911, too

    Article by Tracey Bryant | May 16, 2017

    Injured plants warn neighbors of danger, UD study finds

  • Honoring excellence

    Article by UDaily staff | May 01, 2017

    Awards presented to faculty for excellence in teaching, advising

  • Alison Award

    Article by Ann Manser | May 02, 2017

    Patricia DeLeon receives UD’s top faculty honor

  • Plants call 911, too

    Article by Tracey Bryant | May 16, 2017

    Injured plants warn neighbors of danger, UD study finds


Alumni Weekend: Delabration on the Green
June 2-4
Alumni Weekend


Faculty spotlight


Patricia DeLeon

Alison Award winner Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences

Patricia DeLeon, the Trustees’ Distinguished Professor of Biological Sciences, has received the 2017 Francis Alison Faculty Award, the University of Delaware’s highest competitive faculty honor.

DeLeon, a reproductive biologist and a recognized international leader in the study of sperm dysfunction and infertility, is truly a scholar-schoolmaster as Alison was, said Robin W. Morgan, professor and chair of the Department of Biological Sciences.

In nominating DeLeon for the Alison Award, Morgan described her as dedicated to research and selfless in sharing her expertise with students and faculty and with colleagues around the world. Her work as a teacher and mentor “has been extraordinary,” Morgan said.

UD welcomes women's basketball
coach Natasha Adair

"She brings a competitive spirit to all she does and is committed to helping young women grow on the court, in the classroom and in the community; embracing and supporting the complete student-athlete experience."
- UD Athletic Director Chrissi Rawak

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Video: Meet Natasha

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The University of Delaware is fostering the entrepreneurial spirit that runs deep in all of its colleges through academic programs, mentors, start-up incubators and community engagement.

Horn program

Entrepreneurship & Technology Innovation major

Delaware Innovation Fellows

GeoSwap partners with tourism and parks


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