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


Biochar to the rescue

Environmental engineering faculty study novel approach to stormwater management


Oct. 9

Glow Night

Oct. 11

Field Day

Oct. 12-17

AKA Week

Oct. 14

Planet hunters

Campus Stories

Healthcare Theatre

Delaware's unique Healthcare Theatre Program provides a blueprint for cross-disciplinary teamwork in higher education.

Ask Watson

UD's Michela Taufer collaborated with a colleague at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center to provide her students with industry-relevant operating systems projects.

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

Communication honor

John Courtright has received the 2015 Distinguished Research Fellow Award from the Eastern Communication Association.

Engineering honors

Suresh Advani, the George W. Laird Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Delaware, has received the 2015 American Society for Composites Outstanding Research Award.

FYI Stories

Study abroad proposals

UD faculty interested in leading a study abroad program during Winter Session 2017 are encouraged to submit program proposals to the Institute for Global Studies by Dec. 1.

General Faculty, Faculty Senate meetings

UD Acting President Nancy Targett discussed campus initiatives during the semiannual General Faculty Meeting on Oct. 5, which was followed by the monthly meeting of the Faculty Senate.

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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