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Driven to Discover

From inside the lab to out in the field,
UD students are turning research into impact

National Agenda 2018:

Midterm Matters

Parents and Family Weekend: Oct. 12-14

University of Delaware invites Blue Hen families to campus for a weekend full of tradition and festivities.

Feeling the spirit on #BlueHenFridays

400+ Academic Experts


Renowned for their expertise, research and diverse opinions, University of Delaware experts regularly provide insight into breaking news and our world's greatest challenges.

Tanisha Ford

Associate Professor of Africana Studies


Tanisha Ford is a nationally-known expert on social movement history and African-American culture and fashion, specializing in black feminist theory, pop culture and beauty and body politics. She is a cultural critic who has been interviewed on national news networks as well as an award-winning writer and author of “Liberated Threads: Black Women, Style and the Global Politics of Soul.”

Tammy Anderson

Professor of Sociology


Tammy Anderson has exhaustively examined the impact of drugs, alcohol and crime, specifically substance abuse and addiction and social problems impacting teens and young adults. She can also talk about addiction and its role and influence on popular culture.


UD and City of Newark remember 9/11



UD is a community where we celebrate our individual and collective achievements, 

where we respect diverse backgrounds,
values and viewpoints.


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Celebrating the achievements of UD women


Ud's seven colleges