Dennis Assanis, provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Stony Brook University, has been elected the next president of the University of Delaware, after a unanimous vote by the Board of Trustees at a special meeting on November 18. Following the meeting, president Assanis held conferences with student and local press and attended several welcoming receptions where he had the opportunity to meet UD students, faculty, and staff.
Several hundred members of the University of Delaware campus community gathered on The Green on a Wednesday afternoon in September for candid dialogue in the wake of racial concerns.
The University of Delaware community welcomed its newest members, the Class of 2019, during the fourth annual Twilight Induction Ceremony held Monday, Aug. 31, on the South Green.
College life became reality on move-in day, Saturday, Aug. 29, as more than 4,000 members of the Class of 2019 began setting up their new homes at UD, coming from the First State and the Golden State and locations across the nation and around the globe.