Finkel to address freshmen
First Year Common Reader author to discuss 'Thank You for Your Service'
The interactive brain
Neuroscientist explores mechanism that can cause deficit in working memory
UD's first MOOC
First UD MOOC: Cox to teach 'phoneography' course to students worldwide
Mellon challenge grant
Students invest in art conservation, Mellon Foundation invests in their education
The University of Delaware Alternative Spring Breaks has determined site issues and locations for the trips taking place in 2015 and applications are now being accepted.
Student groups at UD are encouraged to showcase their school spirit this Homecoming season by entering the 2014 Banner Competition, with the winner to be announced during the Oct. 17 Pep Rally.
Carolyn Porco, leader of the imaging team for NASA's Cassini mission, will present a sweeping tour of the ringed planet at the Vernon Memorial Lecture on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at UD's Clayton Hall.
The Delaware Environmental Institute will sponsor undergraduate research internships in environmental topics during the 2014-15 academic year.
UD's Institute for Global Studies will hold information sessions for faculty new to study abroad who are interested in learning about ready-made programs.
Sept. 26-27: Chinese culture celebrations
In celebration of the fourth anniversary of the Confucius Institute at the University of Delaware, a pair of special events will be held on campus on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 26-27.
Seniors at the University of Delaware are invited to submit nominations for the 2014 Homecoming Court, with a deadline of Monday, Sept. 22.
The University of Delaware Library has announced the appointment of five graduate student assistantships in the 2014-15 academic year.
The University of Delaware's Erin Brannick has been named one of the American Veterinary Medical Association's 2014-15 Future Leaders.
Food safety students
UD doctoral students Patrick Spanninger and Qing Wang were among 16 students from around the world who received travel awards from the International Association for Food Protection.
A winter wellness retreat to Puerto Rico is being offered by UD's Institute for Global Studies and the Employee Wellness Program.
The University of Delaware Library will present a workshop on digital animation techniques on Friday, Oct. 3, in the Student Multimedia Design Center.
Soccer No. 11
The UD men's soccer team is ranked No. 11 in the nation in the most recent National Soccer Coach Association of America poll.
The LPGA Teaching and Club Professional membership has named UD women's golf head coach Patty Post as its national coach of the year.
State kicks off second Sea Level Rise Awareness Week
Delaware Newszap, Sept. 15, 2014
Jen Volk of University of Delaware Cooperative Extension is working with UD researchers to develop salt tolerant crops to help farmers who have fields near the Delaware coast.
Delaware gets positive time on national TV
The News Journal, Sept. 14, 2014
The University of Delaware's UDairy Creamery and Moo Crew student workers won the Best Sundae on Sunday competition and had their ice cream featured on the Food Network's series "Eating America."
UD research an important engine for 21st-century economy
The News Journal, Sept. 12, 2014
Charles Riordan, vice provost for research, wrote a Delaware Voices opinion piece highlighting the University of Delaware's many research successes and detailing how its entrepreneurial spirit will power it as an even stronger engine for the 21st-century economy.