Sports Stories

Football on TV
The UD football team will be showcased on live television three times this season as part of the Colonial Athletic Association package.
Softball coach
John Seneca, who has served on the UD softball coaching staff for four years and as interim head coach since April, has been named head coach of the Blue Hens.
Golf win
UD alumnus Kevin McLister has earned his first professional golf victory, capturing the Mimosa Hills Open on the eGolf Gateway Tour.
Women's golf
The UD women's golf team has announced its fall schedule, which includes the University of Delaware Invitational to be held Oct. 24-25 in Rehoboth Beach.
Volleyball schedule
The UD volleyball team has announced the 2015 schedule, which includes 12 home matches.
NFL players visit
The NFL's Mike Adams and Gino Gradkowski, both Blue Hens, visited the Delaware Youth Football Camp at Delaware Stadium.
Field hockey
The defending CAA champion UD field hockey team has announced a challenging 2015 schedule, which will include 10 home games.
All-CAA track
Seven UD athletes have been honored by the Colonial Athletic Association through selection to the women's track and field all-conference team.
Men's soccer
The UD men's soccer team has announced its 2015 schedule, which includes nine home matches and a trip to face national power the University of Maryland in College Park.
Women's soccer
The UD women's soccer team has announced its 2015 schedule, which will include a trip to Charlottesville to compete in the University of Virginia Tournament.
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Stinging men-of-war found on Delaware beaches

News Journal, July 6, 2015

Three Portugese men-of-war washed up on Delaware beaches in recent days and UD's Charles Epifanio said typically that is not a number with which to be concerned. It is possible tht wind-driven events pushed them toward shore.

Bree Newsome's Confederate flag pole climb was an artistic statement

Time magazine, July 3, 2015

The climb of the pole in front of the South Carolina State House to remove the Confederate flag was an act of public art, according to the University of Delaware's Colette Gaiter, associate professor of art.

Matisse, Van Gogh paintings' bright yellows are turning slowly beige

The Telegraph (UK), July 2, 2015

UD's Jennifer Mass has been studying the chemical reaction that causes the bright yellow hues of paintings by Henri Matisse and Vincent Van Gogh to fade to beige.


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