Master Moves

UD students learn new moves from renowned dancer, choreographer

2:24 p.m., Oct. 10, 2013--They were clearly working hard to impress him. An intense focus was evident in their eyes. They studied the way he moved, committing the dance sequence to memory, both mental and muscle.

After all, it wasn’t every day a professional dancer and choreographer taught the University of Delaware students’ Intermediate Modern Dance class.

UNIVERSITY DIVERSITY INITIATIVE

  • Adds to the diversity of faculty, students, and staff at the University
  • Coordinates efforts across campus that are designed to enhance diversity
  • Sets annual priorities and a timeline for specific areas of action for enhancing diversity on campus and ensuring that all people feel welcome in this community;
  • Assists institutional leaders in developing plans for accountability around diversity.
  • Works with the President’s Diversity & Equity Commission to identify the information needed to monitor and guide institutional change.

UNIVERSITY DIVERSITY INITIATIVE

  • Adds to the diversity of faculty, students, and staff at the University
  • Coordinates efforts across campus that are designed to enhance diversity
  • Sets annual priorities and a timeline for specific areas of action for enhancing diversity on campus and ensuring that all people feel welcome in this community;
  • Assists institutional leaders in developing plans for accountability around diversity.
  • Works with the President’s Diversity & Equity Commission to identify the information needed to monitor and guide institutional change.

UNIVERSITY DIVERSITY INITIATIVE

  • Adds to the diversity of faculty, students, and staff at the University
  • Coordinates efforts across campus that are designed to enhance diversity
  • Sets annual priorities and a timeline for specific areas of action for enhancing diversity on campus and ensuring that all people feel welcome in this community;
  • Assists institutional leaders in developing plans for accountability around diversity.
  • Works with the President’s Diversity & Equity Commission to identify the information needed to monitor and guide institutional change.

NEWS & EVENTS

First Year Common Reader with Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Speaking to an audience of more than 2,000 -- including many from the University’s Class of 2017 -- at the Bob Carpenter Center on Thursday, Sept. 20, Justice Sotomayor shared the experiences of her early life as chronicled in her memoir, My Beloved World. Read more about Justice Sonia Sotomayor on UDaily.

Annual Louis L. Redding Lecture

Lani Guinier, Bennett Boskey Professor of Law at Harvard Law School, spoke to issues of societal privilege and access to higher education during the annual Louis L. Redding Lecture, held Wednesday, Oct. 2, in Gore Recital Hall of the Roselle Center for the Arts. Read more about Professor Lani Guinier on UDaily.

Redding Hall Dedication

On Friday, Oct. 4, members of the Redding family and friends joined with members of the University community to honor the pioneering civil rights lawyer by officially dedicating the Louis L. Redding Residence Hall on UD’s East Campus. Read more about the Redding Hall Dedication on UDaily.

Fighting Hate & Anti-Semitism: Abraham Foxman, Nat'l Dir. Anti-Defamation League

The Kristol Center for Jewish Life/Hillel Foundation & Jewish Studies at the University of Delaware presents Keynote Speaker Abraham H. Foxman, National Director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Monday, October 28th, 7:00pm, Roselle Center for the Arts in Puglisi Orchestra Hall. Read more about the lecture on Alumni Relations.