Honors Stories

Rising Star award
The University of Delaware's Lisa Jaremka, who conducts research on negative social experiences, was named a "Rising Star" by the Association for Psychological Science.
Future of agriculture
University of Delaware alumna Susan Mitchell, an agriculture education teacher at Millsboro Middle School, has received the 2015 Teachers Turn the Key professional development scholarship.
Grad student honored
The University of Delaware's Rebecca Louise Vitelli of Monroe, New York, has been awarded a fellowship worth $5,000 by The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation's oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines.
Innovations that inspire
The Lerner College's JPMorgan Chase Innovation Center at the University of Delaware was honored as one of AACSB International's Innovations that Inspire.
UPCEA honor
The University of Delaware's Social Media Marketing Strategy Certificate recently won an Outstanding Program Award from the University Professional and Continuing Education Association Mid-Atlantic region.
CCM seeks nominations
The University of Delaware Center for Composite Materials is seeking nominations for the 2016 Medal of Excellence in Composite Materials.
SMG winners
The University of Delaware's Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship celebrated Delaware winners of the Stock Market Game, which allows students to invest virtual dollars at real-time stock prices.
Ethics thought leader
The University of Delaware's Charles Elson was ranked No. 41 on Ethisphere's 2015 list of the Most Influential People in Business Ethics.
Junior Duck Stamp competition
The Delaware Junior Duck Stamp Program will host an art and conservation statement competition, a national art competition that is held each spring to select the design for the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp.
Honors for neuroscientist
Mark Stanton was named the Delaware Neuroscientist of the Year and also was elected president of the Pavlovian Society.
Top clinical programs
Rankings by the Best Counseling Degrees website list UD's doctoral program in clinical science fourth in the nation.
Warner, Taylor nominations
Faculty, staff, alumni and all members of the University of Delaware campus community invited to nominate outstanding seniors for the Warner and Taylor awards.
Physical education sensation
Betty Ann Fish, a 1987 graduate of the University of Delaware, was named the National Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year by SHAPE America.
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Study: Online shopping increases environmental demands

UPI, Feb. 6, 2016

The total number of vehicle miles traveled hasn't decreased with growth of online shopping, said Arde Faghri, professor of civil and environmental engineering and director of the Delaware Center for Transportation at the University of Delaware.

Experts say Chancery Court race too close to call

News Journal, Feb. 5, 2016

The corporate community needs to feel that the Chancery Court nominee has the right experience, said Charles Elson, director of the University of Delaware's John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance.

UD research shows where fish travel

Salisbury (Maryland) Daily Times, Feb. 5, 2016

Matthew Breece, research assistant in the University of Delaware's College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, is leading the way on work to help fishermen avoid sturgeon, an endangered fish.


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