Bacteria fighting fabric
Gates Foundation funds civil engineering professor's novel wastewater treatment fabric
New 'UD Messenger'
April issue of University of Delaware Messenger magazine now available online
Lessons from an art historian turned race car driver
Airborne wind energy
High-altitude wind turbines have potential to generate large amounts of electricity
Several UD Department of Animal and Food Sciences students spent the beginning of the spring semester on "lamb watch."
Building leadership skills
The Blue Hen Leadership Program, the three-tiered student leadership certification program sponsored by the University Student Centers, completed its second annual alternate spring break trip March 31-April 5.
Return of the native
Delaware Sea Grant researchers have found that an invasive species of Asian crabs is experiencing steep decline as numbers of native crabs are resurging.
Franklin Laureate Symposium
Daniel Kleppner, the 2014 Franklin Laureate and MIT professor who has made some of the most intriguing discoveries in atomic physics in the last 50 years, will be celebrated in public-accessible talks at UD.
Hens in Paris
The inaugural spring break trip to Paris sponsored by UD's Institute for Global Studies brought together alumni, faculty, staff and friends for an unforgettable adventure.
April 18: Rep Your Culture
Rep Your Culture, in which UD graduate students are invited to share their cultures with colleagues, will be held at 6 p.m., Friday, April 18, in the Townsend Hall Commons.
Future health leaders
Students from 14 health-related clubs and fraternities at UD gathered for a Network and Leadership Dinner during National Public Health Week.
University of Delaware alumni are invited to the inaugural "Art and Science: Connections and Intersections" symposium April 25 on the relationships among arts, science and technology.
Three University of Delaware students have earned scholarships from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.
Master Gardener awards
The University of Delaware Cooperative Extension New Castle County Master Gardeners celebrated their awards ceremony in early April, which also happens to be National Volunteer Recognition Month.
The UD Intercollegiate Figure Skating Team has won its fourth national championship.
CAA tennis honors
Five UD tennis players -- Troy Beneck, Adam Lawton, Mike Furr, Dorothy Safron and Carmen Lai -- have received Colonial Athletic Association honors.
Did You Know: Shakespeare turns 450, still hip
The News Journal, April 9, 2014
Kristen Poole, professor of English, discusses Shakespeare.
How should colleges address conflicts between academics, athletics and money?
PBS NewsHour, Tuesday, April 8, 2014
UD President Patrick Harker discussed the importance of education in a segment on conflicts between academics, athletics and money in Division I.
Extreme rain events on rise
The News Journal, April 7, 2014
Gerald J. Kauffman, director of the Water Resources Agency, discusses extreme weather.