RESEARCH

Bacteria fighting fabric
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2014/apr/wastewater-fabric-041714.html

Gates Foundation funds civil engineering professor's novel wastewater treatment fabric

CAMPUS

New 'UD Messenger'
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2014/apr/ud-messenger-041414.html

April issue of University of Delaware Messenger magazine now available online

PEOPLE

'Fast Girl'
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2014/apr/steffensen-041414.html

Lessons from an art historian turned race car driver

RESEARCH

Airborne wind energy
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2014/apr/high-altitude-turbines-041014.html

High-altitude wind turbines have potential to generate large amounts of electricity

Campus Stories

PT STAR

The physical therapy classrooms on the University of Delaware's STAR Campus are adding new dimensions to education for both teachers and learners.

Ice cream finalists

The five finalists have been chosen for the Alumni Weekend's Dela-bration Ice Cream Flavor contest, and members of the campus community get to decide which flavor is the cream of the crop by voting online.

Research Stories

War relics

College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment geologists are examining historic War of 1812 earthen forts for clues about erosion.

Senior Thesis Symposium

Approximately 60 senior thesis candidates will present talks or posters on their research at UD's Senior Thesis Symposium on Saturday, May 3.

Global Stories

Hens in Paris

The inaugural spring break trip to Paris sponsored by UD's Institute for Global Studies brought together alumni, faculty, staff and friends for an unforgettable adventure.

Brazilian Spring

Adding to the colorful seasonal mix at UD is Brazilian Spring, a series of events co-sponsored by the Institute for Global Studies.

People Stories

Sports, race, culture

Through a class on sports, race and culture, UD's Ronald Whittington helps students become aware of bigotry during the era of segregation and Jim Crow laws.

Ethnobotany

UD College of Agriculture and Natural Resources alumnus Michael Balick will return to campus Monday, May 5, for a presentation on "Ancient Wisdom and Modern Medicine: Plants, People and Cultures in the Tropical Rainforest."

Honors Stories

Dissertation award

Limin Gao, a visiting doctoral student at the University of Delaware from 2007-10, received the 2013 Top 100 National Excellent Doctoral Dissertation Award in China.

Master Gardener awards

The University of Delaware Cooperative Extension New Castle County Master Gardeners celebrated their awards ceremony in early April, which also happens to be National Volunteer Recognition Month.

FYI Stories

Summer Faculty Institute

The University of Delaware 2014 Summer Faculty Institute will be held from June 2-6.

Facts on the go

The UD Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness annual 'Quick Facts' publication is now available on the UD Mobile website.

Sports Stories

CAA women's golf

The UD women's golf team tied for second and junior Amanda Terzian finished fourth in the Colonial Athletic Association championship tournament.

Track victory

Amira Idris won two events and Lindsay Prettyman broke her own school record in the 800 meters as the UD women's track and field team captured the James Madison Invitational.
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How BentProp and undersea robots found long-lost WWII bombers

CNET, April 20, 2014

Mark Moline, director of the School of Marine Science and Policy in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, is quoted discussing South Pacific research.

Did You Know: Shakespeare turns 450, still hip

The News Journal, April 9, 2014

Kristen Poole, professor of English, discusses Shakespeare.

How should colleges address conflicts between academics, athletics and money?

PBS NewsHour, Tuesday, April 8, 2014

UD President Patrick Harker discussed the importance of education in a segment on conflicts between academics, athletics and money in Division I.

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