A flag display in the Perkins Student Center.

International flags

University Student Centers celebrate students' heritage

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8:29 a.m., Feb. 4, 2013--The University Student Centers’ annual international flag display, initiated in 2009, has been updated for 2013.

The display illustrates the robust diversity of the campus community and supports the University of Delaware’s commitment to Global Citizenship.

Global Stories

Borel Fellows

In an effort to identify the first Borel Fellows, Mark Rieger, dean of UD's College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, will travel to Kenya in November.

Rwanda overcomes

For Louise Mushikiwabo, minister of foreign affairs and cooperation for the Republic of Rwanda and a 1988 UD alumna, an Oct. 1 return to campus was a homecoming.

According to the Registrar’s Office, UD currently welcomes more than 1,800 international students from 100 countries to campus. 

A full list of the flags on display to honor these individuals in Trabant University Center and Perkins Student Center can be found at the USC flag website.

The USC currently sponsors 37 multicultural student organizations on campus, including 12 culturally based fraternities and sororities. These groups can be found online at the StUDent Central portal.

Article by Casey Impagliazzo

Photos by Casey Impagliazzo and the Office of Communications and Marketing

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