UD in the News
WDEL, Feb. 18, 2015
The University of Delaware's Laboratory Preschool provided young students an opportunity to learn about the value of community through construction of a model of Main Street in Newark.
The New York Times, Feb. 16, 2015
Erica Armstrong Dunbar, associate professor and author of "A Fragile Freedom: African American Women and Emancipation in the Antebellum City," wrote an op-ed about George Washington as slaveholder.
News Journal, Feb. 16, 2015
Justin Coger, a doctoral graduate student in the field of economic education at the University of Delaware, writes about how economic development is key for improving the social mobility and wellbeing of African-Americans in Delaware.
Voice of America, Feb. 12, 2015
Research by Chandran Sabanayagam of the Delaware Biotechnology Institute at UD looks at the effects of zero gravity on worms.
News Journal, Feb. 12, 2015
University of Delaware professor Sue Snider will instruct agricultural entrepreneurs on how to safely produce and sell homemade foods at a Food Safety for Entrepreneurs program workshop later this month.
WDDE, Feb. 13, 2015
Since its inception in 2011, officials have discovered ways to improve the Career Pathways program. In an effort to optimize the program, the state is partnering with business organizations and higher education institutions, including the University of Delaware.
The New York Times, Feb. 4, 2015
Douglas Tallamy, professor in the Department of Entomology and Wildlife Ecology, was featured in an article about the need for "living landscapes" that promote biodiversity.
Wall Street Journal, Feb. 3, 2015
James Bullard, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis president, said during the 2015 Economic Forecast at UD that he would support a break-up of the nation's largest banks.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Feb. 5, 2015
An op-ed by University of Delaware President Patrick Harker considers the need for America's universities to change rapidly and dramatically.
The News Journal, Feb. 5, 2015
James Butkiewicz, professor and chair of the Department of Economics, was quoted in an article about gas prices, which have been low but are on the upswing. The economy as a whole benefits from the lower prices, he said.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015
Ben Yagoda, UD professor of English and author of the book "The B Side: The Death of Tin Pan Alley and the Rebirth of the Great American Songbook," discusses the musical genre.
China Daily USA, Jan. 29, 2015
The Confucius Institute at the University of Delaware and a study by the College of Education and Human Development were cited in an article about Chinese language education in the state.
WDEL, Jan. 29, 2015
Paul Brewer, associate director of UD's Center for Political Communication, was quoted in a story about a center study showing that Americans want media self-censorship of images of Islamic State beheadings.
Delaware State News, Jan. 28, 2015
Sheryl Kline, chair of the Department of Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management, was quoted in an article about weather affects business.
News Journal, Jan. 28, 2015
Chase Cotton, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, was quoted in an article about digital driver's licenses in Delaware.
National Geographic, Jan. 28, 2015
Gerald Kauffman, director of the Water Resources Agency, a program of the Institute for Public Administration, was quoted in an article about a growing movement to remove dams and restore waterways.
News Journal, Jan. 24, 2015
Sheldon Pollack, professor of law and legal studies, wrote a Delaware Voice opinion piece concerning complex legal arguments around same-sex marriage.
National Public Radio All Things Considered, Jan. 23, 2015
Ben Yagoda, professor of English, discussed a shift in American popular culture in the early 1950s.
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