PEOPLE

A legend speaks
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/munk-lecture-climate-change-042916.html

Famed oceanographer Walter Munk recounts career, talks climate change during invited lecture

HONORS

NSF Graduate Research Fellows
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/nsf-graduate-research-fellows-042616.html

NSF Graduate Research Fellows will study biomedical engineering, physical chemistry, planning

RESEARCH

Franklin laureate honored
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/franklin-laureate-rising-seas-042616.html

'Rising Seas' symposium honors work of UD alumnus, earthquake expert Brian Atwater

HONORS

Truman Scholar
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2016/apr/truman-scholar-042116.html

University of Delaware junior Sarah Hartman named a 2016 Truman Scholar

 

April 30

Ag Day
 

April 30

NAACP Field Day
 
 
 

Through May 2

Art and Syria

Campus Stories

Posters on the Hill

Three UD student researchers who are creating a graphic novel about an indigenous Peruvian people presented their work on Capitol Hill.

Successful job fair

The University of Delaware recently held its 38th annual Project Search education fair, with representatives of school districts from across the country interviewing students and educational professionals.

Research Stories

Goose camp

Chris Williams leads a UD research team that is studying the Atlantic brant goose in Canada's Hudson Bay region.

Plastic in the ocean

UD oceanographer Tobias Kukulka reports evidence that the amount of plastic in the marine environment may be greater than previously thought.

Global Stories

Cuba-bound

Through the support of the National Endowment for the Humanities, a University of Delaware delegation will visit Cuba to observe art conservation practices.

Making Delaware home

UD's Office for International Students and Scholars has created a new student advisory committee to enhance the sense of belonging among the international community.

People Stories

Discussing diversity

Higher education can take the lead in valuing diversity and inclusiveness, a University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce said in a talk at UD.

New appointment

Jeffrey R. Evans, retired major with the Delaware State Police, has been named deputy chief of police at the University of Delaware.

Honors Stories

Goldwater Scholars

Two University of Delaware students, Victoria Muir and Hannah Wastyk, have earned scholarships from the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation.

Chemical engineering honors

Melissa Gordon, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Delaware, has won an Excellence in Graduate Polymer Research Award from the American Chemical Society.

FYI Stories

Giving today to shape tomorrow

The University of Delaware will launch its annual Faculty and Staff Campaign on May 2, seeking participation from more than 1,200 employees to have a lasting impact on the UD community.

Writing Fellows

Faculty members who would like classroom assistance from a writing fellow next semester can apply now.

Sports Stories

Olympian

The University of Delaware's Elena Delle Donne has been named to the U.S. Olympic women's basketball team.

NCAA women's golf

The University of Delaware women's golf team will compete in the Bryan, Texas, regional of the NCAA championships.
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Stroke of determination: Delaware rower hasn't let cystic fibrosis steer her off course

NCAA Champion magazine, Spring, 2016

University of Delaware senior Kate Sneddon, a coxswain on the rowing team, doesn't let her cystic fibrosis pull her away from her passions.

'Both/And' leadership

Harvard Business Review, April 20, 2016

Wendy K. Smith, associate professor of management at the University of Delaware, co-writes a piece calling for a new leadership model, one in which the goal is to maintain a dynamic equilibrium in the organization. Executives with this goal do not focus on being consistent; instead they purposefully and confidently embrace the paradoxes they confront.

The A-Rod effect: A team-building lesson from the Yankees

Business News Daily, April 19, 2016

Alex Rodriguez has won one World Series with the team in 12 seasons, but expectations were higher, says Kyle Emich, assistant professor of management at the University of Delaware. He used the A-Rod acquisition as an example of how new team members bring new ways of thinking and new ideas, and that organizations should consider how the addition will impact processes that have already been developed.

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