UD in the News
Providence Journal (RI), January 21, 2014
Article described a speech given by Michael Vaughan, senior assistant dean, College of Engineering, to scholarship recipients.
Moyers & Company, January 20, 2014
An essay by Gary May, professor of history, remembered the life of the civil rights leader. Huffington Post also ran the piece.
Yahoo! News, January 17, 2014
Piece published by the National Constitution Center cited findings by late UD Professor Leo LeMay on Benjamin Franklin.
New York Times, January 17, 2014
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on decisions made about executive compensation.
Gizmag, January 16, 2014
Article describes work of scientists at the University of Delaware who are developing a hydrogel that can be injected and released when the joint is used.
Bloomberg, January 14, 2014
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, discussed board directors' duties.
Majority Report with Sam Seder, January 14, 2014
David Black, professor, education, discussed his book "The Falling Rate of Learning and the Neoliberal Endgame."
WDEL, January 14, 2014
Meredith Chapman, Office of Communications and Marketing, discussed a course she teaches on social media through professional and continuing studies.
Business Insider, January 14, 2014
Article discussed a study co-authored by UD researcher Alicia Chang that found the more frequently parents talk to developing children about numbers, the more comfortable they will be will mathematical concepts later in life.
Associated Press, January 13, 2014
Article described how a group in Hawaii is working with a University of Delaware student studying a potential venison industry on the island.
News Journal, January 13, 2014
Andy Lubin, director, real estate, commented on Fisker's land in Delaware.
Newark Post, January 13, 2014
Story described University's Winter Commencement ceremony.
Fast Company, January 13, 2014
Article describes work of Richard Wool, professor, chemical and bimolecular engineering, has made tape and tractor parts out of soybean oil. One day, his Eco-leather might make a radically different kind of running shoe.
Huffington Post, January 13, 2014
Blog post by Muqtedar Khan, associate professor of political science and international relations, discussed the Prophet Muhammad.
News Journal, January 12, 2014
Charles Epifanio, professor, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, discussed blue crabs. He also appeared on WILM radio discussing the same topic.
Bloomberg, January 11, 2014
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on a rare appointment within Hewlett-Packard.
Huffington Post, January 10, 2014
Opinion piece co-authored by Roberta Golinkoff, H Rodney Sharp Professor of Education, discusses what qualities make digital media educational.
Philadelphia Inquirer, January 3, 2014
Article cited a University of Delaware study examining the number of college students that engaged in repetitive motor movements such as hair pulling or nail biting.
The Atlantic, December 30, 2013
Article cited a 2012 UD study that examined public opinion towards voting registration laws.
Los Angeles Times, December 29, 2013
Article discussed UD's innovative vehicle-to-grid project. Willett Kempton, professor, School of Marine Science and Policy, commented on the realization of his vision.
New York Times, December 23, 2013
Roberta Golinkoff, H Rodney Sharp Professor of Education, discussed how children physically interact with objects to learn about the world around them.
Smithsonian.com, December 16, 2013
Andreas Muenchow, associate professor, School of Marine Science and Policy, discussed the possibility of an ice-free Artic as a result of climate change.
Associated Press, December 16, 2013
Wei-Jun Cai, professor of oceanography, commented on the amount of carbon stored in oceans.
Men's Health, December 16, 2013
Article cited a University of Delaware study suggesting that people with "trustworthy" and "honest" faces tend to be elected to more leadership positions.
FOX43 (Central Pennsylvania), December 13, 2013
UD Freshmen Hannah Wastyk discussed her award-winning research that afforded her a trip to the Nobel Prize ceremonies in Sweden.
Kiplinger, December 11, 2013
List of top 100 public colleges with the best values included UD.
New York Times, December 9, 2013
Harold White, professor of chemistry and biochemistry, discussed the ancient connection between organisms and vitamins.
Wall Street Journal, December 6, 2013
A photo taken Danielle Haulsee, a graduate student in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment appears in the "Planet Earth" category in the WSJ Year in Photos list. The Washington Post and Time magazine included the photo in similar lists.
Huffington Post, December 4, 2013
Lindsay Hoffman, associate professor of communication, shared a blog post written by UD senior Emma Haberern discussing Internet censorship in China.
Scientific American, December 4, 2013
Allan Zarembski, professor of civil and environmental engineering, discussed positive train control technology and how it could impact train accidents.
U.S. News and World Report, December 3, 2013
Story described research conducted by Chad Forbes, assistant professor of psychology, looking at the “stereotype threat” facing women in STEM fields.
Diverse Issues in Higher Education, December 2, 2013
Article described the University's continued commitment to providing opportunities for women in STEM fields, including a recently funded professorship for a female faculty member.
- Two UD professors will speak at conference on 'Women Leading Africa.'
- University of Delaware Library offers research funding workshops
- SNL's Sasheer Zamata to perform at Perkins West Lounge
- Delaware Sea Grant welcomes new members to advisory council
- UD Ballroom Dance Team takes honors at UPenn Classic