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RESEARCH

Underwater WWII find
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/may/project-recover-052516.html

Downed World War II aircraft missing for 72 years located in Pacific Islands by Project RECOVER

RESEARCH

Clownfish conundrum
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/may/clownfish-vulnerable-bleaching-052516.html

Clownfish vulnerable to increased bleaching caused by rising ocean temperatures

SPORTS

New coach
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/may/mens-basketball-coach-052516.html

Martin Ingelsby selected head coach of UD men's basketball team

CAMPUS

Board of Trustees
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/may/board-of-trustees-052016.html

Class of 2020 previewed, President Targett honored at Board meeting

Campus Stories

AMT service

The University of Delaware's Assistive Medical Technologies Club is working to provide special devices from ride-on cars to walkers to children with mobility limitations.

New Summer Founders Program

The Horn Program's new Summer Founders Program will pay eight UD students to develop their venture ideas this summer.

Research Stories

Chronic wounds

UD's Millicent Sullivan and Kristi Kiick have received a $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for research that could provide a new approach to the treatment of chronic wounds.

Prof. Heck's legacy

The American Chemical Society is highlighting the legacy of the late Nobel laureate Richard Heck, the Willis F. Harrington Professor Emeritus of Chemistry at the University of Delaware with a digital tribute on its publications website.

Global Stories

Discovery in Egypt

UD's Steven Sidebotham and colleagues from Poland and the Netherlands have received recognition for their archaeological discoveries at the site of the early Egyptian port of Berenike.

French theatre

Students in the French Theatre Workshop performed a full-length play in French and later spoke with the playwright via videoconference.

People Stories

Celebration of Philanthropy

Delaware Diamonds Society members were honored for their generous contributions to UD over the past year at the annual Celebration of Philanthropy event.

Graduating RAs: Christiana Towers

With Commencement nearing, University of Delaware Residence Life and Housing is recognizing the graduating resident assistants who have made significant contributions to not only their complexes but also their staffs. Three RAs from Christiana Towers are cited.

Honors Stories

Underdogs no more

A team from UD's Army ROTC program placed third among eight ROTC teams at the Sandhurst International Military Skills Competition.

Parkman Prize

The University of Delaware's Christine Leigh Heyrman has won a top prize from the Society of American Historians for her book about the first American Protestant missionaries who traveled to the Middle East to reach out to Muslims in the 19th century.

FYI Stories

June HPC Symposium

Joshua Neunuebel, assistant professor of psychological and brain sciences, will present at the June 8 High Performance Computing Symposium.

Digital learning proposals

The University of Delaware is launching an initiative to expand UD's academic footprint through the growth of e-learning opportunities.

Sports Stories

CAA All-Stars

Led by first team selection Jordan Glover, seven University of Delaware baseball players have been named to the Colonial Athletic Association All-Star teams.

Men's golf captains

Joe Visali and Marc Oliveri have been named University of Delaware men's golf captains for the 2016-17 season, head coach Mike Keogh has announced.
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UD professor co-authors first report on NASA's huge 'magnetospheric' mission

Technical.ly Delaware, May 19, 2016

William Matthaeus and Michael Shay, both of the University of Delaware Department of Astronomy and Physics, are involved in a NASA project that gives a whole new meaning to "big data."

Sorry night owls, morning people are just healthier

Men's Journal, May 17, 2016

The article focuses on a study by Freda Patterson, assistant professor in the University of Delaware's Department of Behavioral Health and Nutrition, that says the timing of your nightly slumber may also influence your cardiovascular health, and night owls might want to think hard about changing their habits. “Someone who goes to bed later may have extended evening time that tends to be spent watching TV and eating unhealthy foods,” Patterson says.

The new superstar in town

Chicago Magazine, May 16, 2016

A profile of former UD basketball star Elena Delle Donne, now with the WNBA's Chicago Sky, says "she ranks, arguably, as the greatest female basketball player in the world."

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