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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 the Graduate College.

 

Hackathon prepares coders to tap into the power of Titan

Deep-sea Microbes

POSTED: July 11, 2020
UD study looks at life inside and outside of seafloor hydrocarbon seeps


UD study looks at life inside and outside of seafloor hydrocarbon seeps

In the loop

POSTED: July 10, 2020
Research on unusual ocean currents could save lives, benefit industries


Research on unusual ocean currents could save lives, benefit industries

Learning about a pandemic while it happens

POSTED: July 10, 2020
UD Prof. Jen Horney teaches epidemiology during the coronavirus pandemic


UD Prof. Jen Horney teaches epidemiology during the coronavirus pandemic

Marketing professors pay it forward

POSTED: July 9, 2020
Anu Sivaraman and Suresh Sundaram offer support to students in need during coronavirus


Anu Sivaraman and Suresh Sundaram offer support to students in need during coronavirus

Charting the Earth’s course

POSTED: July 7, 2020
Don Sparks, nation’s leading researchers pinpoint investment areas for earth sciences research


Don Sparks, nation’s leading researchers pinpoint investment areas for earth sciences research

TuFF material

POSTED: July 7, 2020
Strong, lightweight material invented at UD could be industry disruptor


Strong, lightweight material invented at UD could be industry disruptor

NIIMBL grants will accelerate COVID-19 response

POSTED: July 7, 2020
Testing, training, technology in focus for pandemic response


Testing, training, technology in focus for pandemic response

Understanding city forests

POSTED: July 3, 2020
New research finds forest age, not urbanization, corresponds to invasive species prominence


New research finds forest age, not urbanization, corresponds to invasive species prominence

UD PCS helping region recover

POSTED: July 3, 2020
Scholarships, discounts and payment plans offered for in-demand programs


Scholarships, discounts and payment plans offered for in-demand programs

Ambassadors for the humanities

POSTED: July 1, 2020
Art conservation students awarded national support as ‘NEH Fellows’


Art conservation students awarded national support as ‘NEH Fellows’

A new understanding of protein movement

POSTED: June 30, 2020
UD engineers uncover role of surface diffusion in protein transport, which could aid biopharmaceutical processing


UD engineers uncover role of surface diffusion in protein transport, which could aid biopharmaceutical processing

Four Graduate College dean candidates announced

POSTED: June 30, 2020
Presentations scheduled on vision, plans for the college


Presentations scheduled on vision, plans for the college

Academic and running star

POSTED: June 27, 2020
UD's Abby Bolt earns Academic All-America honors


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Leaping Listeria

POSTED: June 26, 2020
UD researchers examine how some bacteria find ways around plant immune defenses


UD researchers examine how some bacteria find ways around plant immune defenses

12 receive General University Research grants

POSTED: June 26, 2020
Projects awarded in humanities, arts, science and engineering


Projects awarded in humanities, arts, science and engineering

UD opens second phase of research operations

POSTED: June 24, 2020
Gradual research reactivation underway


Gradual research reactivation underway

Summer job search support

POSTED: June 24, 2020
UD’s Lerner Career Services Center offering virtual ‘Career Expert How To Panels’


UD’s Lerner Career Services Center offering virtual ‘Career Expert How To Panels’

MPA students receive ICMA’s Local Government certificates

POSTED: June 22, 2020
The students served as 2019 UD Local Government Management Fellows


The students served as 2019 UD Local Government Management Fellows

Shaping the future of chemical engineering

POSTED: June 18, 2020
Professor serving on National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine committee


Professor serving on National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine committee

Enthusiastic researcher

POSTED: June 10, 2020
Doctoral candidate Casey Johnson applies innate scientific mind to combat animal disease


Doctoral candidate Casey Johnson applies innate scientific mind to combat animal disease

From Botswana to Delaware

POSTED: June 5, 2020
UD doctoral student reflects on her journey and aspirations


UD doctoral student reflects on her journey and aspirations

Measuring climate change

POSTED: June 3, 2020
UD’s Wei-Jun Cai works to characterize ocean acidification throughout coastal North America


UD’s Wei-Jun Cai works to characterize ocean acidification throughout coastal North America

Search for Graduate College dean extended

POSTED: June 1, 2020
Internal candidates may apply until June 8


Internal candidates may apply until June 8

Honoring the Class of 2020

POSTED: May 30, 2020
UD salutes this year's graduates with a unique virtual experience


UD salutes this year

Still on guard

POSTED: May 28, 2020
After campus closed due to COVID-19, Blue Hens who work as volunteer firefighters stayed behind to serve their community


After campus closed due to COVID-19, Blue Hens who work as volunteer firefighters stayed behind to serve their community

Ocean Currents summer lecture series

POSTED: May 23, 2020
UD’s College of Earth, Ocean and Environment takes Ocean Currents virtual this summer


UD’s College of Earth, Ocean and Environment takes Ocean Currents virtual this summer

The ‘hidden profession’ that saves lives

POSTED: May 23, 2020
UD alumni working at the Delaware Public Health Laboratory testing for COVID-19


UD alumni working at the Delaware Public Health Laboratory testing for COVID-19

From feeling helpless to being helpful

POSTED: May 22, 2020
Four UD alumni turn difficult situations into opportunities to help others


Four UD alumni turn difficult situations into opportunities to help others

Measuring blood damage

POSTED: May 21, 2020
UD engineer uses mechanical resistance to detect damage to red blood cells


UD engineer uses mechanical resistance to detect damage to red blood cells

NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

POSTED: May 20, 2020
14 UD students and alumni receive funding to pursue educational goals


14 UD students and alumni receive funding to pursue educational goals

Is your political reality purchased?

POSTED: May 20, 2020
UD Prof. Danilo Yanich explores TV ads, money, news and election outcomes


UD Prof. Danilo Yanich explores TV ads, money, news and election outcomes

Renewable energy advance

POSTED: May 19, 2020
UD researchers report new method for characterizing materials that might eventually help store energy


UD researchers report new method for characterizing materials that might eventually help store energy

Research reactivation

POSTED: May 19, 2020
Gradual resumption to align with state guidance


Gradual resumption to align with state guidance

UD Telehealth certificate program

POSTED: May 12, 2020
Telehealth experts weigh in on the value of telemedicine applications during COVID-19 pandemic


Telehealth experts weigh in on the value of telemedicine applications during COVID-19 pandemic

Mothers of inventors

POSTED: May 9, 2020
UD inventors weigh in on how their moms have inspired them


UD inventors weigh in on how their moms have inspired them

Forecasting urbanization

POSTED: May 9, 2020
Data science drives new maps to predict the growth of cities over next century


Data science drives new maps to predict the growth of cities over next century

Inside the belly of the horse

POSTED: May 8, 2020
Doctoral candidate Alexa Johnson goes inside the gut to investigate equine health


Doctoral candidate Alexa Johnson goes inside the gut to investigate equine health

Global marketing lessons

POSTED: May 8, 2020
Lerner and English Language Institute students collaborate on marketing lessons


Lerner and English Language Institute students collaborate on marketing lessons

Double duty

POSTED: May 7, 2020
UD music student, National Guard member plays his part in pandemic response


UD music student, National Guard member plays his part in pandemic response

Internal search for Graduate College dean announced

POSTED: May 6, 2020
Call for nominations and applications


Call for nominations and applications

How is COVID-19 impacting Delawareans?

POSTED: May 6, 2020
UD’s Disaster Research Center interviewing community to improve future response


UD’s Disaster Research Center interviewing community to improve future response

Tiny technology cleans dirty water

POSTED: May 5, 2020
Professors, alumnus develop method to destroy explosives in wastewater


Professors, alumnus develop method to destroy explosives in wastewater

Public policy career advice

POSTED: May 4, 2020
Biden Institute helps students with virtual professional development workshops


Biden Institute helps students with virtual professional development workshops

Art history research in Rome

POSTED: May 2, 2020
UD grad student Hannah Segrave studying theme that spans centuries


UD grad student Hannah Segrave studying theme that spans centuries

Shear-Thickening Fluid

POSTED: May 2, 2020
UD technology feeds new athletic wear, flies outside International Space Station


UD technology feeds new athletic wear, flies outside International Space Station

Caring for family treasures

POSTED: May 2, 2020
UD students offer tips for those finding comfort, connection in personal items


UD students offer tips for those finding comfort, connection in personal items

Improving teacher diversity

POSTED: May 1, 2020
Black and Latino boys reveal what they need in male teachers of color


Black and Latino boys reveal what they need in male teachers of color

Lab School shifts to virtual learning

POSTED: April 30, 2020
Serving children ages six months to six years, the Lab School helps UD students learn to teach


Serving children ages six months to six years, the Lab School helps UD students learn to teach

Talent matters for school turnaround plans

POSTED: April 25, 2020
UD’s Gary Henry leads research showing importance of hiring and retaining great educators


UD’s Gary Henry leads research showing importance of hiring and retaining great educators

The virtual campus visit

POSTED: April 24, 2020
Prospective and admitted students connect with UD online


Prospective and admitted students connect with UD online

Advocate for coastal wetlands

POSTED: April 22, 2020
Alma Vázquez-Lule pursuing her doctorate as a DENIN Environmental Fellow


Alma Vázquez-Lule pursuing her doctorate as a DENIN Environmental Fellow

Sustainable energy advocate

POSTED: April 22, 2020
DENIN Environmental Fellow Robert Ddamulira inspired by grandmother in Uganda


DENIN Environmental Fellow Robert Ddamulira inspired by grandmother in Uganda

Predicting explosives degradation

POSTED: April 22, 2020
DENIN Fellow Jimmy Murillo-Gelvez learned about UD from a professor in Colombia


DENIN Fellow Jimmy Murillo-Gelvez learned about UD from a professor in Colombia

Earth Day 2020

POSTED: April 22, 2020
On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, UD scientists share their views of the planet's health


On the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, UD scientists share their views of the planet

Earth Day mapathon

POSTED: April 22, 2020
Students organize online mapathon to help Malawi


Students organize online mapathon to help Malawi

Keeping an eye on fashion

POSTED: April 21, 2020
Pandemic prompts UD professors to scrutinize industry practices


Pandemic prompts UD professors to scrutinize industry practices

Wellness Speaker Series

POSTED: April 21, 2020
UD alumna Summer Bukeavich to open the virtual speaker series live on Facebook


UD alumna Summer Bukeavich to open the virtual speaker series live on Facebook

Keeping the zen in college

POSTED: April 21, 2020
Prof. Amy Griffin teaches college students how to make the most of mindfulness


Prof. Amy Griffin teaches college students how to make the most of mindfulness

When history goes viral

POSTED: April 18, 2020
UD’s Department of History is finding teachable moments in the coronavirus pandemic


UD’s Department of History is finding teachable moments in the coronavirus pandemic

Engineering honor for LaShanda Korley

POSTED: April 17, 2020
Professor named Fellow of American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering


Professor named Fellow of American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering

Five tips on searching for a job

POSTED: April 16, 2020
Lerner Career Center leaders offer advice in these turbulent times


Lerner Career Center leaders offer advice in these turbulent times

Trading cleats for scrubs

POSTED: April 15, 2020
Former UD soccer player fighting coronavirus as nurse in Delaware emergency room


Former UD soccer player fighting coronavirus as nurse in Delaware emergency room

UD graduate programs highly ranked

POSTED: April 11, 2020
Physical therapy retains U.S. News No. 1 ranking


Physical therapy retains U.S. News No. 1 ranking

National education honors

POSTED: April 11, 2020
UD professors recognized as two of 12 national education fellows


UD professors recognized as two of 12 national education fellows

Remote support from the Library

POSTED: April 11, 2020
E-resources from the Library, Museums and Press to support academic success


E-resources from the Library, Museums and Press to support academic success

A successful move to online learning

POSTED: April 9, 2020
University-wide team effort brings all but two of 6,422 course sections online in just two weeks


University-wide team effort brings all but two of 6,422 course sections online in just two weeks

Teachers of Tomorrow

POSTED: April 9, 2020
UD’s teacher pipeline program prepares high school students for careers in education


UD’s teacher pipeline program prepares high school students for careers in education

Exploring the intersection of communities and technology

POSTED: April 8, 2020
New research center brings together experts in sociotechnical systems


New research center brings together experts in sociotechnical systems

Promoting ‘pillow talk’

POSTED: April 8, 2020
Relationship satisfaction found to increase with more communication after sex


Relationship satisfaction found to increase with more communication after sex

Deadline Extended for DENIN Environmental Fellows Applications

POSTED: April 8, 2020
Supporting doctoral students with an environmental focus


Supporting doctoral students with an environmental focus

Advocating for Delaware students

POSTED: April 7, 2020
UD public policy fellow works for the State Board of Education


UD public policy fellow works for the State Board of Education

Going small yields big results

POSTED: April 7, 2020
Atomic-scale catalysts may pave the way for converting biomass to fuels, chemicals


Atomic-scale catalysts may pave the way for converting biomass to fuels, chemicals

Women’s Leadership Initiative webinars

POSTED: April 3, 2020
Series entitled ‘Leading in Times of Crisis,’ begins Friday, April 3


Series entitled ‘Leading in Times of Crisis,’ begins Friday, April 3

International Coffee Hour goes virtual

POSTED: April 3, 2020
Weekly event moves online to keep UD’s international students safely connected


Weekly event moves online to keep UD’s international students safely connected

Artificial light in the Arctic

POSTED: April 2, 2020
New study examines how artificial light from research vessels affects fish counts


New study examines how artificial light from research vessels affects fish counts

Breaking down stigma

POSTED: April 2, 2020
HDFS Professor Valerie Earnshaw honored for HIV stigma research


HDFS Professor Valerie Earnshaw honored for HIV stigma research

Putting the pandemic in perspective

POSTED: April 1, 2020
UD epidemiologist Jennifer Horney explains social distancing, testing rates and more to a global audience


UD epidemiologist Jennifer Horney explains social distancing, testing rates and more to a global audience

Maintaining marital bliss during quarantine

POSTED: April 1, 2020
How to keep the peace in close quarters


How to keep the peace in close quarters

Assessing forests from afar

POSTED: March 31, 2020
UD’s Pinki Mondal offers recommendations on using remote sensing to quantify forest health


UD’s Pinki Mondal offers recommendations on using remote sensing to quantify forest health

How to work from home

POSTED: March 29, 2020
Five tips for staying productive… and sane


Five tips for staying productive… and sane

How to study remotely

POSTED: March 29, 2020
Five tips for learning from home


Five tips for learning from home

COVID-19 research underway

POSTED: March 28, 2020
UD team using supercomputer simulations to analyze the coronavirus


UD team using supercomputer simulations to analyze the coronavirus

Promoting school leadership

POSTED: March 25, 2020
Award-winning superintendent of Brandywine School District joins UD


Award-winning superintendent of Brandywine School District joins UD

UD’s Jason Gleghorn honored

POSTED: March 25, 2020
NSF CAREER award will help engineer develop micro-sized devices to understand the body's immune system


NSF CAREER award will help engineer develop micro-sized devices to understand the body

Crab pot clean up

POSTED: March 19, 2020
UD, Delaware Sea Grant and DNREC lead clean-up of the Delaware Inland Bays


UD, Delaware Sea Grant and DNREC lead clean-up of the Delaware Inland Bays

Students set sights on research

POSTED: March 18, 2020
UD’s Lachke leads a team to achieve success in the lab


UD’s Lachke leads a team to achieve success in the lab

Blue Hens join Marriott

POSTED: March 13, 2020
Students will develop global leadership skills in year-long program


Students will develop global leadership skills in year-long program

Engaged scholarship

POSTED: March 12, 2020
Provost’s symposium helps UD faculty, staff and alumni translate scholarship into action


Provost’s symposium helps UD faculty, staff and alumni translate scholarship into action

UD research in Antarctica

POSTED: March 10, 2020
UD’s Matt Oliver and Katherine Hudson conduct research in Antarctica’s Palmer Deep Canyon


UD’s Matt Oliver and Katherine Hudson conduct research in Antarctica’s Palmer Deep Canyon

Clotting problem

POSTED: March 7, 2020
UD-led team uncovers a blood disorder’s creeping, crawling origin


UD-led team uncovers a blood disorder’s creeping, crawling origin

Potassium as protector

POSTED: March 6, 2020
CHS researchers look to see if high-potassium diets protect blood vessel function in salt-resistant adults


CHS researchers look to see if high-potassium diets protect blood vessel function in salt-resistant adults

Soil judging team

POSTED: March 5, 2020
First UD soil judging team earns professional development benefits


First UD soil judging team earns professional development benefits

African American suffragists

POSTED: March 3, 2020
UD students research and celebrate those forgotten in the push to give women the right to vote in 1920


UD students research and celebrate those forgotten in the push to give women the right to vote in 1920

Crops for cows

POSTED: March 3, 2020
New study shows water scarcity driven by beef production in the Western United States


New study shows water scarcity driven by beef production in the Western United States

Building trust in science

POSTED: February 29, 2020
UD professor honored for contributions to K-12 science education


UD professor honored for contributions to K-12 science education

Mixing improv with autism

POSTED: February 27, 2020
Winging It workshop uses improv to aid communication in individuals with autism


Winging It workshop uses improv to aid communication in individuals with autism

Robot research honored

POSTED: February 27, 2020
Engineering’s Fabrizio Sergi Lands NSF CAREER Award for work that could help rehabilitation


Engineering’s Fabrizio Sergi Lands NSF CAREER Award for work that could help rehabilitation

UD supports Delaware teachers

POSTED: February 26, 2020
CAS, CEHD host campus conference on teacher residency programs


CAS, CEHD host campus conference on teacher residency programs

Fleeing fish

POSTED: February 25, 2020
UD researcher examines governance challenges facing nations losing fish species due to climate change


UD researcher examines governance challenges facing nations losing fish species due to climate change

UD Lerner MBA Walk-In Wednesdays

POSTED: February 20, 2020
Meet with Lerner's MBA admissions team to discuss how to get started to earning your MBA.


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