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.

 

Hackathon prepares coders to tap into the power of Titan

Fresh water under the ocean

POSTED: May 25, 2019
UD study examines the dangers of depleting freshwater resources beneath the world’s oceans


UD study examines the dangers of depleting freshwater resources beneath the world’s oceans

Simulating real-world applications

POSTED: May 24, 2019
Lerner grad students learn to manage project portfolios


Lerner grad students learn to manage project portfolios

For the Record, May 24, 2019

POSTED: May 24, 2019
University community reports recent presentations, publications, honors


University community reports recent presentations, publications, honors

Teaching children to save early

POSTED: May 23, 2019
UD alumnus joins Delaware bankers in teaching financial literacy in elementary schools


UD alumnus joins Delaware bankers in teaching financial literacy in elementary schools

The age of water

POSTED: May 22, 2019
UD researchers examine the age of groundwater in Egyptian aquifers


UD researchers examine the age of groundwater in Egyptian aquifers

Why are gels elastic?

POSTED: May 21, 2019
New research shows how clustered particles determine elasticity of some gels


New research shows how clustered particles determine elasticity of some gels

UD grad students share research

POSTED: May 21, 2019
More than 90 present details of their investigations during ninth annual forum


More than 90 present details of their investigations during ninth annual forum

Patricia Hurley awarded 2019 Laird Fellowship

POSTED: May 16, 2019
UD grad student recognized for supporting first-generation college students, environmental causes


UD grad student recognized for supporting first-generation college students, environmental causes

UD junior wins prestigious Goldwater Scholarship

POSTED: May 16, 2019
Yasmin Mann plans to pursue medical research in gene therapy and vaccines


Yasmin Mann plans to pursue medical research in gene therapy and vaccines

Lerner MBA students at unusual competition

POSTED: May 14, 2019
UD joins 2019 John Molson MBA International Case Competition


UD joins 2019 John Molson MBA International Case Competition

Ghost crab pots

POSTED: May 14, 2019
UD, Delaware Sea Grant investigate lost or abandoned crab pots in inland bays


 UD, Delaware Sea Grant investigate lost or abandoned crab pots in inland bays

Study strategies for final exams

POSTED: May 14, 2019
UD’s Office of Academic Enrichment offers advice


UD’s Office of Academic Enrichment offers advice

United States-China relations

POSTED: May 14, 2019
Sen. Chris Coons and former National Security Advisor Thomas Donilon meet at UD


Sen. Chris Coons and former National Security Advisor Thomas Donilon meet at UD

Brain mapping

POSTED: May 11, 2019
Local fifth-graders learn about brain research at UD


Local fifth-graders learn about brain research at UD

2019 Students of Distinction

POSTED: May 10, 2019
Dinner celebrates the achievements of students of color and their mentors


Dinner celebrates the achievements of students of color and their mentors

Nobel laureate shares joy of discovery

POSTED: May 9, 2019
Sophisticated cell life in focus during Craig Mello’s Clark Lecture and inaugural Life Science Forum


Sophisticated cell life in focus during Craig Mello’s Clark Lecture and inaugural Life Science Forum

Award for MALS founder

POSTED: May 8, 2019
Callahan honored for inspiring students in liberal studies program


Callahan honored for inspiring students in liberal studies program

Learning language

POSTED: May 7, 2019
Research reveals new insights into how brain functions


Research reveals new insights into how brain functions

Protecting buildings from earthquakes

POSTED: May 4, 2019
Engineering professor studies effectiveness of retrofits to strengthen concrete structures


Engineering professor studies effectiveness of retrofits to strengthen concrete structures

A case for Newark

POSTED: May 1, 2019
The 20th anniversary of the Carol A. Ammon Case Competition at the Lerner College


The 20th anniversary of the Carol A. Ammon Case Competition at the Lerner College

Lerner MBA Walk-in Wednesdays in May

POSTED: May 1, 2019
Thinking about earning your MBA at the University of Delaware?


Thinking about earning your MBA at the University of Delaware?

STEM and business

POSTED: May 1, 2019
STEM business hybrid graduates are in high demand from employers


STEM business hybrid graduates are in high demand from employers

Plants, soil and Miss USA contest

POSTED: May 1, 2019
Jolisa Copeman earned UD degrees in environmental science, entrepreneurship and design


Jolisa Copeman earned UD degrees in environmental science, entrepreneurship and design

Rehabilitating knees

POSTED: April 30, 2019
Buchanan Lab uses engineering science to improve rehabilitation


Buchanan Lab uses engineering science to improve rehabilitation

Experiential learning

POSTED: April 27, 2019
Students in UD’s introductory geology class hike White Clay Creek Park to learn outdoors


Students in UD’s introductory geology class hike White Clay Creek Park to learn outdoors

Celebrate Holi 2019

POSTED: April 27, 2019
UD Indian Graduate Student Association brings international festival to UD’s campus


UD Indian Graduate Student Association brings international festival to UD’s campus

Training ethical hackers

POSTED: April 26, 2019
Computer engineering students hone their skills at cybersecurity competitions and hackathons


Computer engineering students hone their skills at cybersecurity competitions and hackathons

Reaching for future engineers

POSTED: April 25, 2019
Student group hosts event for aspiring chemical engineers


Student group hosts event for aspiring chemical engineers

What is the economic forecast?

POSTED: April 24, 2019
Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester, other experts share economic predictions


Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester, other experts share economic predictions

NIH awards Lachke $1.7 million grant

POSTED: April 24, 2019
Study of genes related to eye development disorders gets five years of support


Study of genes related to eye development disorders gets five years of support

Honor for UD grad, now Auburn president

POSTED: April 24, 2019
Auburn University president Steven Leath headlines George M. Worrilow and Distinguished Alumni Awards


Auburn University president Steven Leath headlines George M. Worrilow and Distinguished Alumni Awards

Earth Day: Mohammad Afsar

POSTED: April 23, 2019
Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow tracks carbon chemistry in wetlands soils


Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow tracks carbon chemistry in wetlands soils

Unlocking secrets of senior marathoner

POSTED: April 23, 2019
Health Sciences researchers explain 71-year-old runner’s success In New England Journal of Medicine


Health Sciences researchers explain 71-year-old runner’s success In New England Journal of Medicine

Earth Day: Maggie Capooci

POSTED: April 23, 2019
Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow a champion of tidal salt marshes


Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow a champion of tidal salt marshes

Earth Day: Danhui Xin

POSTED: April 23, 2019
Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow trying to demystify chemistry of biochar


Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow trying to demystify chemistry of biochar

Earth Day: Matt Fischel

POSTED: April 23, 2019
Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow trying to measure salt marsh metals


Delaware Environmental Institute Fellow trying to measure salt marsh metals

Nature meets science in museum exhibit

POSTED: April 20, 2019
Content developed by UD professor displayed at Delaware Museum of Natural History


Content developed by UD professor displayed at Delaware Museum of Natural History

Nobel laureate in chemistry speaks

POSTED: April 20, 2019
Frances Arnold tells UD audience to think across areas of learning


Frances Arnold tells UD audience to think across areas of learning

UD Day in DC

POSTED: April 19, 2019
Researchers visit Capitol Hill to highlight impact of federal funding, strong connections


Researchers visit Capitol Hill to highlight impact of federal funding, strong connections

Silencing genes

POSTED: April 19, 2019
Nobel laureate Craig Mello to give two talks at UD


Nobel laureate Craig Mello to give two talks at UD

National education honors

POSTED: April 18, 2019
UD awarded three of 10 education fellowships in 2019


UD awarded three of 10 education fellowships in 2019

Threat multiplier

POSTED: April 18, 2019
UD experts share information on climate change, community risk assessments


UD experts share information on climate change, community risk assessments

‘Gravity’s Chirp’

POSTED: April 17, 2019
Nobel laureate’s Vernon Lecture on April 24 to focus on gravitational waves


Nobel laureate’s Vernon Lecture on April 24 to focus on gravitational waves

Sizing up a starry night

POSTED: April 16, 2019
Asteroids help scientists measure distant stars


Asteroids help scientists measure distant stars

Truman Scholar

POSTED: April 13, 2019
UD junior Natalie Walton selected as future public service leader


UD junior Natalie Walton selected as future public service leader

UD pre-vet students helping pets

POSTED: April 13, 2019
One Health Delaware free vet clinic in Wilmington helps pets, people, students


One Health Delaware free vet clinic in Wilmington helps pets, people, students

Creating community

POSTED: April 12, 2019
UD students develop online gallery for Wilmington artists


UD students develop online gallery for Wilmington artists

Making waves

POSTED: April 11, 2019
With demand for coastal engineers rising, UD professor brings the coast to classrooms


With demand for coastal engineers rising, UD professor brings the coast to classrooms

New 3D X-ray imaging system

POSTED: April 10, 2019
Gore donation helps raise UD research capability


Gore donation helps raise UD research capability

Sweeping away the stigma of HIV

POSTED: April 6, 2019
UD’s Valerie Earnshaw honored nationally for research on HIV stigma


UD’s Valerie Earnshaw honored nationally for research on HIV stigma

An emerging leader in biosecurity

POSTED: April 5, 2019
Chemical engineering professor to participate in highly selective fellowship program


Chemical engineering professor to participate in highly selective fellowship program

Indra Nooyi discusses corporate governance

POSTED: April 4, 2019
UD’s Weinberg Center hosts business and investment leaders


UD’s Weinberg Center hosts business and investment leaders

Offshore Wind Skills Academy

POSTED: April 4, 2019
UD hosts classes to educate those interested in the emerging global industry


UD hosts classes to educate those interested in the emerging global industry

Unearthing soil behavior

POSTED: April 3, 2019
Engineering professor Victor Kaliakin recognized for contributions to soil modeling


Engineering professor Victor Kaliakin recognized for contributions to soil modeling

The Future of Water in the Mid-Atlantic

POSTED: April 1, 2019
World Water Day Symposium Engages Science, Business, Government


World Water Day Symposium Engages Science, Business, Government

Blue Hen aquarist

POSTED: March 30, 2019
UD alum Jonathan Dinman lands job at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium


UD alum Jonathan Dinman lands job at Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium

2019 Women of Promise honored

POSTED: March 30, 2019
Valerie Biden Owens encourages women to choose their own path


Valerie Biden Owens encourages women to choose their own path

Economic education honors

POSTED: March 29, 2019
UD’s Lerner College collects awards at National Economic Education Conference


UD’s Lerner College collects awards at National Economic Education Conference

Coffee for the birds

POSTED: March 28, 2019
UD research investigates migratory birds’ habitat concerns on coffee farms


UD research investigates migratory birds’ habitat concerns on coffee farms

Engineering for high-speed devices

POSTED: March 27, 2019
New research explores graphene-silicon devices for photonics applications


New research explores graphene-silicon devices for photonics applications

North America’s carbon cycle

POSTED: March 27, 2019
Rodrigo Vargas among leaders in assessment of continent’s carbon cycle assessment


Rodrigo Vargas among leaders in assessment of continent’s carbon cycle assessment

Honor for Engineering’s Jill Higginson

POSTED: March 26, 2019
Named Fellow by American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering


Named Fellow by American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

University and city partnerships

POSTED: March 25, 2019
Data and statistics can help identify and address local issues


Data and statistics can help identify and address local issues

2020 U.S. News graduate rankings

POSTED: March 22, 2019
UD graduate programs ranked among the top in the nation


UD graduate programs ranked among the top in the nation

New endowed professorship

POSTED: March 21, 2019
Renowned education scholar Nancy C. Jordan appointed to Dean Family Endowed Professorship for Teacher Education


Renowned education scholar Nancy C. Jordan appointed to Dean Family Endowed Professorship for Teacher Education

Virtual reality for physical therapy

POSTED: March 21, 2019
Computer science professor develops award-winning tool for improving upper body mobility


Computer science professor develops award-winning tool for improving upper body mobility

Nobel Laureate to speak at UD

POSTED: March 21, 2019
Chemistry winner Frances Arnold to deliver Jefferson Lecture April 10


Chemistry winner Frances Arnold to deliver Jefferson Lecture April 10

Where are they now?

POSTED: March 20, 2019
Lerner’s first doctoral grads in financial services analytics share insights


Lerner’s first doctoral grads in financial services analytics share insights

DENIN Symposium takes diverse approach to environmental solutions

POSTED: March 19, 2019
Showcasing future environmental leaders


Showcasing future environmental leaders

Distinguished Young Scientist

POSTED: March 16, 2019
UD alum Mustafa Yücel named the Turkish Academy of Sciences Distinguished Young Scientist


UD alum Mustafa Yücel named the Turkish Academy of Sciences Distinguished Young Scientist

Evolution controversy

POSTED: March 15, 2019
Symposium on March 23 to feature expert talks, theatrical performance


Symposium on March 23 to feature expert talks, theatrical performance

Cybersecurity in Delaware

POSTED: March 15, 2019
State officials and UD experts convene to discuss opportunities to bolster cybersecurity education


State officials and UD experts convene to discuss opportunities to bolster cybersecurity education

Minding the atomic clock

POSTED: March 14, 2019
UD professor helps test the symmetry of space-time


UD professor helps test the symmetry of space-time

New weapon against breast cancer

POSTED: March 12, 2019
UD scientists combine light-triggered therapies


UD scientists combine light-triggered therapies

Reframing the problem

POSTED: March 12, 2019
Prof. Roderick L. Carey talks about the educational challenges facing Black and Latino boys


Prof. Roderick L. Carey talks about the educational challenges facing Black and Latino boys

Faculty Senate holds March meeting

POSTED: March 11, 2019
Provost Robin Morgan provides updates on the graduate college


Provost Robin Morgan provides updates on the graduate college

How Nutrisystem CEO promotes gender equality

POSTED: March 9, 2019
On International Women’s Day, Dawn Zier discusses workplace values, STEM education and corporate leadership


On International Women’s Day, Dawn Zier discusses workplace values, STEM education and corporate leadership

UD ‘Jeopardy’ contestant

POSTED: March 8, 2019
Who is history graduate student Conor Murphy?


Who is history graduate student Conor Murphy?

Indra Nooyi to speak at UD

POSTED: March 7, 2019
Pioneering CEO who led PepsiCo will discuss leadership challenges


Pioneering CEO who led PepsiCo will discuss leadership challenges

Examining 2D materials, atom by atom

POSTED: March 7, 2019
Engineers uncover strength, toughness of hexagonal boron nitride


Engineers uncover strength, toughness of hexagonal boron nitride

NIH Director Collins visits UD’s ‘vibrant research community’

POSTED: March 6, 2019
‘Fireside Chat’ explores priorities, potential and perils of health-related research


‘Fireside Chat’ explores priorities, potential and perils of health-related research

United for student success

POSTED: March 6, 2019
UD conference emphasizes holistic student development, honors staff dedication


UD conference emphasizes holistic student development, honors staff dedication

Magnetic resonance research

POSTED: March 5, 2019
Groundbreaking work by UD chemist attracts prestigious honor


Groundbreaking work by UD chemist attracts prestigious honor

Positive Leadership

POSTED: March 5, 2019
MBA student’s project impacts Lerner coursework and real-world management


MBA student’s project impacts Lerner coursework and real-world management

Lerner MBA Walk-in Wednesdays in March

POSTED: March 4, 2019
Thinking about earning your MBA at the University of Delaware?


Thinking about earning your MBA at the University of Delaware?

Good vibrations

POSTED: March 2, 2019
UD startup testing Parkinson’s disease device with Michael J. Fox Foundation funding


UD startup testing Parkinson’s disease device with Michael J. Fox Foundation funding

UD’s Office of Disability Service to recognize high achieving students

POSTED: March 1, 2019
Fifth annual Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society initiation on March 23


Fifth annual Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society initiation on March 23

Biden School celebration

POSTED: February 28, 2019
Special events, policy discussions mark naming of school


Special events, policy discussions mark naming of school

Moving munitions

POSTED: February 27, 2019
UD researchers explore the potential underwater movement of unexploded ordnance


UD researchers explore the potential underwater movement of unexploded ordnance

Will we ever find a cure for cancer?

POSTED: February 23, 2019
Seeking solutions to healthcare problem


Seeking solutions to healthcare problem

Musical style

POSTED: February 21, 2019
Ensemble performs at Carnegie Hall in UD-designed attire


Ensemble performs at Carnegie Hall in UD-designed attire

University for a Day on March 2

POSTED: February 20, 2019
MALS program offers thought-provoking lectures in half-day program


MALS program offers thought-provoking lectures in half-day program

Robots on the farm

POSTED: February 20, 2019
Engineers and plant scientists team up to optimize corn growth


Engineers and plant scientists team up to optimize corn growth

Leadership in biomedical engineering

POSTED: February 16, 2019
UD’s Dawn Elliott honored by Orthopaedic Research Society


UD’s Dawn Elliott honored by Orthopaedic Research Society

The secret life of batteries

POSTED: February 14, 2019
Professor examines the properties of batteries so he can make them charge faster


Professor examines the properties of batteries so he can make them charge faster

UD colleges rise in rankings

POSTED: February 14, 2019
Online master’s degrees in education and business ranked in top 50


Online master’s degrees in education and business ranked in top 50

Certificate in optimizing big data inspires student to pursue master’s

POSTED: February 11, 2019
UD PCS curriculum helped student meet a graduate program prerequisite


UD PCS curriculum helped student meet a graduate program prerequisite

Hands-on history

POSTED: February 9, 2019
Museum Studies team tackles research library collection


Museum Studies team tackles research library collection

Defending corn

POSTED: February 8, 2019
Researchers discover plants call in hungry nematodes to resist rootworms


Researchers discover plants call in hungry nematodes to resist  rootworms

Artificial muscle power

POSTED: February 7, 2019
UD research team funded to develop medical device for children with cerebral palsy


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