UD in the News
The News Journal, June 29, 2015
A feasibility study on combining renewable energy sources to provide power is being led by UD's Babatunde A. Ogunnaike, dean of the College of Engineering, and Ajay Prasad, director of the Center for Fuel Cell Research.
WHYY, June 19, 2015
Sue Barton, associate professor of plant and soil sciences, is quoted in a story about how a golf course-like lawn might not be the best choice for your property. "It just doesn't need to be the default vegetation in a landscape," she said.
Philadelphia Magazine, June 17, 2015
Karen Rosenberg, professor of anthopology, is featured in an article about the evolution of human birth and birthing rituals. "The ability to have and transmit culture — kinship, ritual, language — is part of our adaptation," she said.
Bloomberg, June 16, 2015
Charles Elson, director of the University's Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, was quoted in an article about actions by Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank. "Even great CEOs falter, and here you don't have any accountability structure that makes sense," Elson said.
Delaware Public Media, June 14, 2015
Michele Lobo, co-director of the Pediatric Mobility Lab and Design Studio, is featured in an article about UD research on an intervention program design to assist infants with motor delays.
Delaware Public Media, June 12, 2015
University of Delaware research on concussions in soccer is featured in an Enlighten Me segment. Tom Kaminski notes that use of the head in soccer provides a unique opportunity to study brain injuries. "The big unknown is what happens over time," he said.
News Journal, June 4, 2015
Charles Elson, director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, was quoted in an article concerning the recent attempt by investor Nelson Peltz to win a seat on the DuPont board.
The New York Times, June 3, 2015
James Corbett, professor in the School of Marine Science and Policy, is quoted in an article about a proposal by the Marshall Islands, a shipping "flag nation," to limit greenhouse gas emisisons.
News Journal, June 2, 2015
James Butkiewicz, professor and chair of the Department of Economics, is quoted in an article about the DuPont Chemours spinoff and concerns about layoffs and relocation.
WHYY, May 29, 2015
Dannagal Young, associate professor of communication, discusses the dramatic changes in the late night comedy landscape.
WHYY Radio Times, May 29, 2015
Douglas Tallamy, professor of entomology and wildlife ecology and co-author of the book "The Living Landscape," offers suggestions for creating gardens and habitat that support biodiversity and native species.
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."
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.
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.
WBUR, NPR Boston, May 6, 2015
University of Delaware senior Kerry Snyder was interviewed on the "On Point" program on WBUR-FM, National Public Radio in Boston, about senior theses. Her senior thesis is titled "Which Trees Best Support Neo-tropical Migrant Brids on Shade-Grown Coffee Farms?"
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