Graduates in the News

These stories highlight current graduate research, events and news. Articles are originally published by the University of Delaware Communications and Public Affairs Office and hosted by Graduate and Professional Education.


Preserving works on paper

POSTED: November 16, 2017
Mellon Foundation grant to support library, archives conservation

Fulbright Scholar learns research technique at UD

POSTED: November 15, 2017
Nicolas Carlotto visits from Argentina to learn Drop-and-See research technique from UD’s Lee

Disaster scholars network

POSTED: November 15, 2017
Graduate students gather for Bill Anderson Fund workshop

McNair Scholars Program renewed

POSTED: November 13, 2017
Program works to increase number of graduate degrees to underrepresented students

Celebrating inspiration

POSTED: November 11, 2017
UD launches historic Delaware First campaign

Faculty Senate meets

POSTED: November 10, 2017
Senators approve resolution supporting efforts to raise funds enhancing graduate education

Neutron Day and $8.7 million for UD

POSTED: November 9, 2017
Scientists discuss promise of new cooperative agreement between UD and NIST

Nov. 14: ‘Quakeland’ author

POSTED: November 8, 2017
UD alumna, journalist headlines inaugural Front Page Café

In Memoriam: Aaron Loether

POSTED: November 6, 2017
Doctoral degree awarded posthumously to physics graduate student

International doctoral honors

POSTED: October 30, 2017
UD’s Meier receives business communication award

For the Record, Oct. 27, 2017

POSTED: October 27, 2017
University community reports recent honors, publications, presentations

Doctoral student investigates food webs

POSTED: October 27, 2017
UD’s Desiree Narango looks at how residential yards impact food webs

Fourth annual water symposium

POSTED: October 27, 2017
Participants discuss land use legacy, water quality, and stream restoration

Delaware Sea Grant fellow studies coastal marshes

POSTED: October 14, 2017
Applications due Nov. 6 for Healthy Coastal Ecosystems Fellowship

Daicar-Bata prizes in physics and astronomy

POSTED: October 6, 2017
UD doctoral students Michael Metz and Yue Pan honored

Meetings set to discuss graduate college proposal

POSTED: September 27, 2017
Town hall meetings scheduled Oct. 16, 17

New DENIN Fellows announced

POSTED: September 6, 2017
DENIN welcomes fourth cohort of doctoral fellowship recipients

Disaster research team heads to Houston

POSTED: August 31, 2017
UD doctoral students will lay groundwork for future study.

Alumna begins tenure as Ursuline Academy president

POSTED: August 29, 2017
Trisha Medeiros cites education doctoral work as factor in leadership development

“Grand Challenges” Interdisciplinary Grants

POSTED: August 11, 2017
The Office of Graduate and Professional Education invites proposals for a new interdisciplinary grants program focusing on “grand challenges.”

For the Record, Aug. 4, 2017

POSTED: August 4, 2017
University community reports recent honors, publications

LSAT, GRE test prep

POSTED: July 24, 2017
Prepare for grad school, law school exams with on-campus test prep this fall.

MALS student wins Callahan Prize

POSTED: July 20, 2017
MALS graduate McNulty recognized for academic accomplishments

Aug. 21: TA orientation

POSTED: July 17, 2017
CTAL announces Graduate Teaching Assistant Orientation, services

OLLI fall registration in Kent, Sussex

POSTED: July 5, 2017
Fall registration available for Osher Lifelong Learning programs in Kent, Sussex counties

July 20: Wilmington info session

POSTED: July 5, 2017
Learn about upcoming business-, health care- and fitness-focused professional development courses

Coming soon: More computing muscle

POSTED: July 3, 2017
Next community cluster to expand computational capabilities, increase operating life span

Conserving cultural heritage

POSTED: June 29, 2017
Visiting students work to preserve historical diorama

Fall professional programs

POSTED: June 28, 2017
Professional and Continuing Studies finalizes fall 2017 program offerings, publishes new guide

Lima bean resistance

POSTED: June 26, 2017
UD researchers work to predict disease resistance in lima beans

Publications honored

POSTED: June 26, 2017
Professional and Continuing Studies earns state, national communication awards

June 20: Aphasia support group

POSTED: June 14, 2017
Blue Hen Brew Crew support group serves people with aphasia, caregivers

Up close and historical

POSTED: June 12, 2017
Doctoral students attend Chinese Object Study workshop

NSF grant supports doctoral diversity

POSTED: June 12, 2017
UD gets more than $1 million to help students reach top academic degree

Fascinated by fossils

POSTED: June 7, 2017
Doctoral student conducts preservation research at Smithsonian

Superb scientist, influential mentor

POSTED: May 31, 2017
CEOE’s Matthew Oliver selected for outstanding doctoral advising and mentoring award


POSTED: May 30, 2017
NSF grant to support development of cyberinfrastructure tools for precision agriculture

Bumper crop of UD docs

POSTED: May 27, 2017
Hooding ceremony reflects growth in doctorates

Distinguished dissertations

POSTED: May 27, 2017
Top honors for research in engineering, biology, sociology, economics education, political science, art history

Marine microplastics

POSTED: May 24, 2017
Delaware Sea Grant funds research on microplastics found in Delaware Bay

Designer label for a bacterial cell 'jacket'

POSTED: May 23, 2017
UD team invents scientific method to track cells implicated in immune diseases

Biosciences big data

POSTED: May 23, 2017
New online graduate certificate in applied bioinformatics launched

Frizzling cancer

POSTED: May 22, 2017
UD researchers demonstrate potential of tiny new tool in fighting breast cancer

In Memoriam: Thomas R. Scott

POSTED: May 22, 2017
Professor emeritus a pioneer in neuroscience of taste

Summer LSAT, GRE test prep

POSTED: May 17, 2017
Prepare for grad school, law school exams with on-campus test prep this summer

Dissertation boot camp

POSTED: May 16, 2017
Writing Center offers workshop-retreat for doctoral candidates

Training for careers helping people

POSTED: May 12, 2017
HDFS: Department has new name, new majors, new programs

New Medical Laboratory Sciences programs

POSTED: May 12, 2017
Bachelor’s in applied molecular biology and biotechnology, master’s in medical sciences begin this fall

Biden surprises students on campus

POSTED: May 12, 2017
Founding chair of Biden Institute visits Rodney Dining, other UD spots

Whitaker Fellowship

POSTED: May 11, 2017
Biomedical engineering grad student to spend a year at Imperial College London

Enhance teaching career online

POSTED: May 11, 2017
M.Ed. in literacy, teacher leadership and special education now available online

Grad student bound for Woods Hole

POSTED: May 9, 2017
Oceanography student named post-doctoral scholar at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Laird Fellow

POSTED: May 9, 2017
Biomedical engineering doctoral student wins prestigious award

Summer professional development

POSTED: May 4, 2017
Summer business bootcamps focus on project management, business analysis

Helping kids break the code

POSTED: May 3, 2017
NSF grants support community-based computer science programs to expand participation

Alison Award

POSTED: May 2, 2017
Patricia DeLeon receives UD’s top faculty honor

Library history award

POSTED: May 2, 2017
Doctoral student recognized by American Library Association

Middle school musical

POSTED: May 2, 2017
UD music education students help put on a show

Honoring excellence

POSTED: May 1, 2017
Awards presented to faculty for excellence in teaching, advising

Biden Institute: Win-Win

POSTED: April 28, 2017
Expert panel advocates long-term business strategies

Dual doctoral program

POSTED: April 28, 2017
Agreement promotes collaboration with National Chung Hsing University in Taiwan

High-level engagement

POSTED: April 26, 2017
Grad students' forum highlights research, community connection

LSAT, GRE test prep

POSTED: April 20, 2017
Prepare for grad school, law school exams through classes, workshop

Education research award

POSTED: April 20, 2017
UD’s Scantlebury honored for work on gender equity

Ultrafast research

POSTED: April 19, 2017
UD doctoral student wins time with Argonne Lab's synchrotron

An eye on the universe

POSTED: April 18, 2017
Astrophysicist discusses work on ‘revolutionary’ new telescope


POSTED: April 18, 2017
Career Advising Network provides access to expert advice

April 21: Let's talk about water

POSTED: April 11, 2017
Earth Month event to feature film, panel discussion on coastal water issues

April 12: Scholar in the Library

POSTED: April 5, 2017
Researcher to discuss 19th century American protest literature

Faculty Fellows and Scholars

POSTED: April 3, 2017
UD’s JPMorgan Chase fellows, scholars discuss cross-disciplinary research, program

First Ph.D. recipient

POSTED: April 3, 2017
Eddie Marks completes UD’s first Ph.D. in Medical Laboratory Sciences

Dissertation wins award

POSTED: March 31, 2017
Doctoral alumna Ai Hisano earns regional prize

Celebrating student art

POSTED: March 28, 2017
MFA work appears in Whitney Biennial, Berlin exhibition

DENIN fellows

POSTED: March 23, 2017
DENIN invites doctoral students to apply for two-year fellowships

April 10: Graduate forum

POSTED: March 17, 2017
Town hall on graduate school/college white paper to be held in Mitchell Hall

Graduate rankings

POSTED: March 16, 2017
UD graduate programs make gains in new US News rankings

Powerful partners

POSTED: March 15, 2017
Army general gets 'phenomenal' briefing on UD research, cybersecurity work

Online education programs

POSTED: March 15, 2017
University’s new online offerings focus on special education

Bold vision

POSTED: March 14, 2017
Biden Institute’s mission is to tackle nation’s difficult domestic problems

Smithsonian Fellow

POSTED: March 9, 2017
UD doctoral student to conduct research at national history museum

March 13: Sleep health info session

POSTED: March 9, 2017
Online course prepares health care professionals to become sleep health educators

Industry inspiration

POSTED: March 7, 2017
Lerner students use workforce experiences to create first MBA conference

April 20: Jefferson Lecture

POSTED: March 6, 2017
Ada Yonath, Nobel laureate, to lecture on next-generation antibiotics

March 16: DENIN symposium

POSTED: March 3, 2017
UD community welcome at DENIN graduate research symposium

Lifetime Achievement Award

POSTED: March 2, 2017
Huang honored for contributions to environmental engineering education and research

Science Olympiad

POSTED: March 2, 2017
Scores of UD students, staff, faculty fuel premier competition

Currie offers entrepreneurial guidance

POSTED: March 2, 2017
Startup advising sessions begin at the Horn Program in Entrepreneurship

Online MBA rankings keep rising

POSTED: March 1, 2017
U.S. News and World Report ranks UD’s online MBA higher each year

Engineering professional development

POSTED: February 28, 2017
Course focusing on business and leadership fundamentals for engineers and scientists set April 24-27

Grad school information

POSTED: February 28, 2017
White paper on UD graduate school/college now available for review

New pathway for microbially minded

POSTED: February 27, 2017
Emerging graduate program adds extra buzz to microbiology symposium

Alumni gift transforms trading center

POSTED: February 23, 2017
Lerner celebrates improved, renamed Michael and Rosann Geltzeiler Trading Center

From carbon dioxide to fuel

POSTED: February 23, 2017
UD’s Feng Jiao wins DOE funding to produce alcohols from CO2 flue gas

March 2: Art history symposium

POSTED: February 23, 2017
Art history graduate students to present work at symposium

March 3: 'Cultivating Change'

POSTED: February 23, 2017
Daylong symposium sponsored by UD’s Longwood Graduate Program

'Find the right mentor'

POSTED: February 22, 2017
Director of Facebook analytics addresses UD students, faculty, community

Entrepreneur pens guide

POSTED: February 22, 2017
UD alum Friedlander writes book guiding the ‘Misfit Entrepreneur’

Offshore wind push

POSTED: February 21, 2017
Researchers show US grid can handle more offshore wind power, cutting pollution and power costs

Achieving career goals

POSTED: February 21, 2017
UD’s ACCESS Center offers free advisement services to students, community members

Grimes wins Sloan Fellowship

POSTED: February 21, 2017
UD researcher probes cause of chronic inflammatory diseases

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