First Year Common Reader

Author Stevenson urges commitment to compassionate justice and equality


Festive dedication

New Caesar Rodney Complex enhances first-year experience for UD students


National Agenda: Telling the story

Grassroots participation, social media key to Black Lives Matter movement


From genes to drugs

Bioinformatics research underpins development of precision medicine


Oct. 14

Planet hunters

Oct. 14

Minerals topic

Oct. 14 and 26

Global awareness

Oct. 14

National Agenda

Campus Stories

A powerful movement

Scholar and commentator James Braxton Peterson spoke at UD about the 'powerful and emerging' Black Lives Matter movement.

SAT prep begins Nov. 1

The University of Delaware is offering an intensive test prep course on Sunday afternoons, Nov. 1-22, for high school students who wish to prepare for the SAT.

Research Stories

Patched atoms

Dion Vlachos has published a paper in Nature Communications showing that a patched architecture may yield more effective catalysts than a traditional core-shell structure.

Oct. 14: SOE colloquium

Guest speaker Young-Suk Kim of Florida State University will speak on "Digging Deeper into Developmental Models of Writing" at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 14.

Global Stories

Fashion education

A presentation at an international conference on fashion education held in Milan highlighted UD programs in which students work with industry.

Training international coaches

The United States Olympic Committee, the University of Delaware and the International Olympic Committee are partners for the eighth edition of the International Coaching Enrichment Certification Program

People Stories

A model of leadership

CEO Eric Foss shared his experiences at Aramark and PepsiCo and gave advice on how to build a successful leadership career during this year's Chaplin Tyler Lecture at UD.

For the Record, Oct. 9, 2015

For the Record provides information about recent professional activities of University of Delaware faculty, staff, students and alumni.

Honors Stories

Engineering honors

Thomas H. Epps, III, the Thomas and Kipp Gutshall Associate Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware, has been awarded the American Physical Society's 2016 John H. Dillon Medal.

Delaware Innovation Awards

A number of affiliates of UD's Horn Program in Entrepreneurship are nominated for the first-ever Delaware Innovation Awards.

FYI Stories

In Memoriam

Campus colleagues remember Richard F. Heck, retired chemistry professor whose work won him the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2010. He died Oct. 9 at the age of 84.

Peer Mentors

UD's First Year Seminar program is seeking Peer Mentors for fall 2016.

Sports Stories

Hens hold at No. 13

The University of Delaware field hockey team continues to hold the No. 13 ranking in a national poll.

CAA golf honor

University of Delaware sophomore Jack Gianniny has been named the Colonial Athletic Association golfer of the week.
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UD coastal scientist receives $1 million federal grant to study undetonated explosives on beaches

WDDE-FM, Sept. 28, 2015

Jack Puleo, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering at the University of Delaware, has received a grant from the Department of Defense to study undetonated munitions on beaches.

Changing American families

News Journal, Sept. 26, 2015

Bahira Sherif Trask, professor and chair of the Department of Human Development and Family Studies at the University of Delaware, discusses families and the rapid transformations that have been seen in recent years.

Here's the reason you're such a klutz

Her Magazine, Sept. 21, 2015

Charles (Buz) Swanik, associate professor of the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology at the University of Delaware, is quoted in an article discussing a study he is leading about why some people are more accident-prone than others.


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