RESEARCH

Research award
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2015/may/lung-development-052015.html

UD's Gleghorn wins ORAU award for study of lung development

HONORS

2015 Plastino Scholars
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2015/may/plastino-scholars-052015.html

Annual dinner recognizes last year's Plastino Scholars, welcomes 2015 cohort

CAMPUS

President Harker honored
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2015/may/harker-laboratory-051915.html

ISE Lab naming to honor University President Patrick Harker

HONORS

Alison Award
http://www.udel.edu/udaily/2015/may/alison-award-051815.html

Cecil Dybowski receives UD's highest competitive faculty honor

Campus Stories

Watershed workshop

Delaware Sea Grant is offering a multidisciplinary watershed workshop for educators on the University of Delaware's Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes from July 12-17.

Blue Hen pride

UD students showed Blue Hen pride and expressed gratitude for the support of donors and volunteers during the inaugural I Heart UD Day.

Research Stories

'Preforming' magic

Tsu-Wei Chou, Pierre S. du Pont Chair of Engineering at the University of Delaware, is part of an international team of researchers that is examining the feasibility of using additive manufacturing to produce 3D preforms.

Learning from leeches

In order to get a better grasp on the biodiversity of mammals in Sumatra, University of Delaware graduate student Sarah Weiskopf spent two weeks collecting leeches in Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park and conducting genetic analyses of their blood meals.

Global Stories

Taiwan performances

UD Wind Ensemble students and faculty reflect on their performances and experiences in Taiwan.

Relief for Nepal

Members of the University of Delaware community have banded together to provide support and relief for those affected by the April 25 and May 12 earthquakes in Nepal.

People Stories

New assignment

Ann Ardis, deputy dean of UD's College of Arts and Sciences and director of the Interdisciplinary Humanities Research Center, has been named interim vice provost for graduate and professional education, effective Sept. 1.

New assignment

Jim Richards, vice provost for graduate and professional education, will return to teaching and research duties in the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology.

Honors Stories

Outstanding seniors

UD seniors Elizabeth Quartararo and Mark Rucci have been selected as the recipients of the Emalea Pusey Warner and Alexander J. Taylor Sr. awards.

CAS celebration

The College of Arts and Sciences honored achievements of alumni, faculty and students at its annual spring celebration.

FYI Stories

Faculty and Staff Campaign

The University is launching its annual Faculty and Staff Campaign this week, with fundraising goals of $1 million and 50 percent employee participation for 2015-16.

Dissertation boot camp

Applications are due June 8 for an intensive workshop to assist UD doctoral students who are writing their dissertations.

Sports Stories

Lacrosse MVP

UD men's lacrosse standout Beau Jones was named the most valuable player in the USILA North-South senior all-star game.

CAA tourney honors

UD baseball seniors Brock Niggebrugge and Adam Davis were named to the Colonial Athletic Association All-Tournament team.
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Tracking sharks

The News Journal, May 20, 2015

Work by scientists at UD and Delaware State University is highlighted in the newspaper's "Did You Know" feature about sharks along the Delaware coast.

DuPont spent $15 million to keep Peltz off board

The News Journal, May 19, 2015

UD corporate governance expert Charles Elson was quoted in an article about the money spent by DuPont in a proxy fight with investor Nelson Peltz. "It is $15 million that would have gone to the bottom line," Elson said. "The shareholders pay for the dispute."

Train derailment

WHYY Radio Times, May 13, 2015

Allan Zarembski, director of UD's Railroad Engineering and Safety Program, was featured in a segment on the Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia. He also appeared on CNN.

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