Global Stories

Career support
The Office of International Students and Scholars and the Career Services Center are working together to offer career assistance to UD's international students.
Costa Rican conservation
A Winter Session study abroad program in Costa Rica drew students with a variety of environmental interests.
Fashion and Fulbright
Katya Roelse, an instructor in UD's Department of Fashion and Apparel Studies, has received a Fulbright Award to teach in Spain.
Celebrating study abroad
Study abroad faculty, staff and students gathered at an appreciation luncheon to reflect on recent programs.
Wildlife care
UD's Sydney Bruck has made several visits to work with wildlife in South Africa, experiences that have helped her grow as a person and sort out her career ambitions.
Model UN
The University of Delaware's Model United Nations Conference, or HenMUN III, drew more than 285 high school students to campus to debate pressing issues.
Global bonds
This month students from Nagasaki University in Japan visited UD, taking courses, exploring the region and building friendships with students.
Sustainable textiles
As South Africa works to revitalize its cotton textile and apparel industry, UD is sharing its expertise in sustainability.
A global honor
NAFSA's 2015 Senator Paul Simon Awards for Comprehensive Internationalization will be presented to five U.S. universities and colleges, including the University of Delaware.
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Report: Diversity of New England plant life threatened

Associated Press, March 26, 2015

Douglas Tallamy, professor of entomology and wildlife ecology, is quoted in an article about threats to the diversity of plant life in New England. "We have come to see plants simply as decorations and we just want to have pretty landscapes, but in doing that we have forgotten all the ecological roles that they play," he said.

Political ads overwhelm news on local TV

USA Today, March 19, 2015

Danilo Yanich, associate professor of public policy and administration, is quoted in a column about overwhelming political advertising. "There's no way for a citizen to make his way through the bombardment and onslaught and make an informed decision," Yanich said.

Safety on our freight and commuter railroad tracks

WHYY 'Radio Times,' March 18, 2015

Allan Zarembski, research professor and director of UD's Railroad Engineering and Safety Program, is featured in a segment on safety on the nation's freight and commuter railroad tracks.

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