HONORS

Faculty honors
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/may/excellence-teaching-advising-050316.html

Eight faculty members honored for excellence in teaching, advising

PEOPLE

A legend speaks
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/munk-lecture-climate-change-042916.html

Famed oceanographer Walter Munk recounts career, talks climate change during invited lecture

HONORS

NSF Graduate Research Fellows
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/nsf-graduate-research-fellows-042616.html

NSF Graduate Research Fellows will study biomedical engineering, physical chemistry, planning

RESEARCH

Franklin laureate honored
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/franklin-laureate-rising-seas-042616.html

'Rising Seas' symposium honors work of UD alumnus, earthquake expert Brian Atwater

Campus Stories

New Blue Hens

The University of Delaware's flock of Blue Hens grew by three this year thanks to the generosity of Wesley Towers, an alumnus and former member of the UD Board of Trustees.

Successful job fair

The University of Delaware recently held its 38th annual Project Search education fair, with representatives of school districts from across the country interviewing students and educational professionals.

Research Stories

A 'cosmic crush' on Pluto

The University of Delaware's Harry Shipman presented some of the latest findings about Pluto from NASA's New Horizons mission as he delivered the Harcourt C. Vernon Lecture at UD.

Goose camp

Chris Williams leads a UD research team that is studying the Atlantic brant goose in Canada's Hudson Bay region.

Global Stories

Cuba-bound

Through the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities, a University of Delaware delegation will visit Cuba to observe art conservation practices.

Making Delaware home

UD's Office for International Students and Scholars has created a new student advisory committee to enhance the sense of belonging among the international community.

People Stories

Discussing diversity

Higher education can take the lead in valuing diversity and inclusiveness, a University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce said in a talk at UD.

New appointment

Jeffrey R. Evans, retired major with the Delaware State Police, has been named deputy chief of police at the University of Delaware.

Honors Stories

Wall of Fame

Four outstanding University of Delaware alumni will be recognized for their professional and public service at the Alumni Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Saturday, June 4.

SPPA professor honored

Harvey L. White, professor in the University of Delaware's School of Public Policy and Administration, has received the 2016 National Forum for Black Public Administrators Educator of the Year Award.

FYI Stories

Giving today to shape tomorrow

The University of Delaware will launch its annual Faculty and Staff Campaign on May 2, seeking participation from more than 1,200 employees to have a lasting impact on the UD community.

Finals shuttle schedule

UD Transportation Services has announced that the shuttle bus schedule during final exams will consist of all day routes operating on a regular schedule Monday through Friday.

Sports Stories

Blue Hen apparel

University of Delaware fans will have the opportunity to purchase new and used athletics apparel at discount prices at a two-day sale to be held this week at the Bob Carpenter Center's West Gymnasium.

Olympian

The University of Delaware's Elena Delle Donne has been named to the U.S. Olympic women's basketball team.
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Stroke of determination: Delaware rower hasn't let cystic fibrosis steer her off course

NCAA Champion magazine, Spring, 2016

University of Delaware senior Kate Sneddon, a coxswain on the rowing team, doesn't let her cystic fibrosis pull her away from her passions.

'Both/And' leadership

Harvard Business Review, April 20, 2016

Wendy K. Smith, associate professor of management at the University of Delaware, co-writes a piece calling for a new leadership model, one in which the goal is to maintain a dynamic equilibrium in the organization. Executives with this goal do not focus on being consistent; instead they purposefully and confidently embrace the paradoxes they confront.

The A-Rod effect: A team-building lesson from the Yankees

Business News Daily, April 19, 2016

Alex Rodriguez has won one World Series with the team in 12 seasons, but expectations were higher, says Kyle Emich, assistant professor of management at the University of Delaware. He used the A-Rod acquisition as an example of how new team members bring new ways of thinking and new ideas, and that organizations should consider how the addition will impact processes that have already been developed.

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