The campus community can help decide the next great UDairy Creamery ice cream flavor in the Blue Hen Flavor Contest.

Ice cream taste tests

Help UDairy Creamery pick UD's first signature ice cream flavor

TEXT SIZE

10:29 a.m., Oct. 3, 2011--Free ice cream taste tests featuring the finalists in the UDairy Creamery’s Blue Hen Flavor Contest will take place over the next few weeks, with the first scheduled Thursday, Oct. 6, on The Green.

UDairy Creamery staff combed through the nearly 300 entries submitted by staff, students, alumni, parents and UD friends. Eight flavor entries were selected and those flavors are currently in development at the creamery. The eight finalists are being notified.

Campus Stories

Board of Trustees

A new strategic planning initiative, faculty achievements, diversity efforts and STAR Campus programs were among the topics discussed during the Board of Trustees' semiannual meeting.

Strategic planning

The strategic planning working group focusing on Models for the New American Research University has been receiving input across a broad range of topics.

In the first week, a taste test of the chosen eight entries will occur.  Students who participate will be asked to vote for their favorite flavor and after tallying the results, the competition will be narrowed down to four finalists. 

The next week, more taste tests and voting will lead to two finalists.

Votes will be tallied and the winning flavor will be announced during Homecoming Weekend. Prizes will be awarded to the winner and one randomly selected participant.  

The taste test schedule is as follows, with all events running from at least 11 a.m.-1p.m: 

• Thursday, Oct. 6 -- The Green, near Gore Hall 

• Thursday, Oct. 13 -- Trabant University Center 

• Thursday, Oct. 20 -- UD Barnes and Noble Bookstore and Perkins Student Center 

Additional locations University-wide may be added during the month.  Follow @UDairyCreamery on Twitter or on Facebook for dates, times, and location announcements. 

icon-fb icon-tw icon-yt icon-fs
ADVERTISEMENT

News Media Contact

University of Delaware
Communications and Public Affairs
302-831-NEWS
publicaffairs@udel.edu

UDaily is produced by
Communications and Public Affairs

The Academy Building
105 East Main Street
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716 | USA
Phone: (302) 831-2792
email: publicaffairs@udel.edu
www.udel.edu/cpa
University of Delaware • Newark, DE 19716
publicaffairs@udel.edu • (302) 831-2792 • ©2012
University of Delaware • Newark, DE 19716 • USA • Phone: (302) 831-2792 • © 2013
Comments|Contact Us|Legal Notices