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In the 2021 edition of Best Graduate Schools, U.S. News and World Report has ranked 18 University of Delaware programs among the 100 best in the nation. 


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University of Delaware experts in public health, infectious disease and emergency preparedness have been at the forefront of the response to COVID-19.

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Mashable: The first quarantine concert foretells music's dystopian future  |  Jennifer Horney Read article

Insider: How to respond to your family's coronavirus conspiracy theories | Joanne Miller Read article

Wall Street Journal: Retailers canceling apparel orders amid coronavirus torments clothes makers  |  Sheng Lu  Read article

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When Blue Hens face challenges, we face them together. Join fellow Blue Hens in supporting UD students suffering hardships as a result of the pandemic.