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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 study remotely

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


Five tips for learning from home

How to work from home

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


Five tips for staying productive… and sane

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

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

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

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.


Meet with Lerner

Ocean geology

POSTED: February 20, 2020
UD’s Jessica Warren and her lab group collect rocks and place seismometers on the ocean floor


UD’s Jessica Warren and her lab group collect rocks and place seismometers on the ocean floor

Harnessing exotic genetics

POSTED: February 19, 2020
UD researchers uncover the genetics of how corn can adapt faster to new climates


UD researchers uncover the genetics of how corn can adapt faster to new climates

Spring career fairs

POSTED: February 18, 2020
UD offers help in preparing to meet more than 200 employers


UD offers help in preparing to meet more than 200 employers

Breaking the communication code

POSTED: February 18, 2020
UD neuroscientist Josh Neunuebel links specific action to specific sounds in mice


UD neuroscientist Josh Neunuebel links specific action to specific sounds in mice

Long-lost aircraft

POSTED: February 15, 2020
Project Recover locates three World War II aircraft, missing for 76 years


Project Recover locates three World War II aircraft, missing for 76 years

Covering up for winter

POSTED: February 14, 2020
Agricultural researchers examine how a blend of cover crops increase yield while improving soil and environmental health


Agricultural researchers examine how a blend of cover crops increase yield while improving soil and environmental health

Cracking the code

POSTED: February 13, 2020
UD researchers explore methods to turn biomass into sunscreens, shoe soles and more


UD researchers explore methods to turn biomass into sunscreens, shoe soles and more

Making marine policy

POSTED: February 12, 2020
UD graduate reflects on time at NOAA as a 2019 Knauss Fellow


UD graduate reflects on time at NOAA as a 2019 Knauss Fellow

Social robots teach cyber safety

POSTED: February 11, 2020
UD-developed teaching tools help children become safe digital citizens


UD-developed teaching tools help children become safe digital citizens

How the sun does what it does

POSTED: February 8, 2020
UD researchers offer glimpse into what NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is showing us


UD researchers offer glimpse into what NASA’s Parker Solar Probe is showing us

A Second Act in Cybersecurity

POSTED: February 8, 2020
Alumna is a rising star in her second career


Alumna is a rising star in her second career

Discovering UD

POSTED: February 4, 2020
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute students learn about the University


Osher Lifelong Learning Institute students learn about the University

Black History Month

POSTED: February 1, 2020
UD to celebrate critical contributions and activism of African Americans


UD to celebrate critical contributions and activism of African Americans

UD grads help Kansas City win Super Bowl

POSTED: February 1, 2020
Former Blue Hen players Brett Veach and Joey Bleymaier are members of the Kansas City Chiefs


Former Blue Hen players Brett Veach and Joey Bleymaier are members of the Kansas City Chiefs

Who are standout Blue Hens?

POSTED: February 1, 2020
Nominate students and alumni for prestigious UD Alumni Association awards


Nominate students and alumni for prestigious UD Alumni Association awards

Shining light on prisons

POSTED: January 31, 2020
Delaware agency, UD researchers selected for national initiative


Delaware agency, UD researchers selected for national initiative

Power Up Your Career

POSTED: January 29, 2020
Career seminars offered free for military, UD students


Career seminars offered free for military, UD students

A champion for the child

POSTED: January 29, 2020
UD’s Mary Dozier wins APA lifetime achievement award for research that helps vulnerable children and parents


UD’s Mary Dozier wins APA lifetime achievement award for research that helps vulnerable children and parents

Poet for all

POSTED: January 25, 2020
Scotland’s Robert Burns inspires readers and singers, dancers and eaters


Scotland’s Robert Burns inspires readers and singers, dancers and eaters

Putting down roots

POSTED: January 24, 2020
Groundbreaking research identifies cellular communication loop in root emergence


Groundbreaking research identifies cellular communication loop in root emergence

Five reasons for mentoring

POSTED: January 24, 2020
UD career expert on the value of being part of a mentoring pair


UD career expert on the value of being part of a mentoring pair

Conserving Congo

POSTED: January 22, 2020
Mandela Washington Fellow leads efforts against wildlife trafficking in the Congo


Mandela Washington Fellow leads efforts against wildlife trafficking in the Congo

Engineering professors honored

POSTED: January 18, 2020
Electrical and computer engineering professors named IEEE Fellows for contributions to the field


Electrical and computer engineering professors named IEEE Fellows for contributions to the field

Marine science and policy collaboration

POSTED: January 17, 2020
CEOE signs memorandum of understanding with South Korean science agency


CEOE signs memorandum of understanding with South Korean science agency

Responsible Conduct of Research Conference, Feb. 5

POSTED: January 17, 2020
All members of UD research community encouraged to attend


All members of UD research community encouraged to attend

Elms go urban

POSTED: January 17, 2020
UD researchers plant and study iconic American elm trees in harsh urban environments


UD researchers plant and study iconic American elm trees in harsh urban environments

Bone marrow research

POSTED: January 16, 2020
UD’s Emily Day among researchers funded through Science Center program


UD’s Emily Day among researchers funded through Science Center program

UD Education program honored

POSTED: January 15, 2020
US News ranks UD online graduate education program 15th nationally


US News ranks UD online graduate education program 15th nationally

‘Thriving in a real-world environment’

POSTED: January 15, 2020
Through Senior Design, engineering students flex their skills


Through Senior Design, engineering students flex their skills

Gates Foundation grant

POSTED: January 10, 2020
Funds help UD team working to help underrepresented students close achievement gap


Funds help UD team working to help underrepresented students close achievement gap

Resolving water conflicts

POSTED: January 10, 2020
UD grad student studies how national conflicts impact shared water resources


UD grad student studies how national conflicts impact shared water resources

UD gets $1 million grant

POSTED: January 7, 2020
U.S. Department of Education to fund Center for Disabilities Studies leadership training program


U.S. Department of Education to fund Center for Disabilities Studies leadership training program

Moving forward with autism

POSTED: January 4, 2020
Prof. Anjana Bhat develops creative therapies for autistic children


Prof. Anjana Bhat develops creative therapies for autistic children

Clean energy future?

POSTED: January 4, 2020
Not without key minerals and metals, researchers say


Not without key minerals and metals, researchers say

Innovation in motion

POSTED: January 3, 2020
UD researchers partner with Reebok to build a better sports bra


UD researchers partner with Reebok to build a better sports bra

Technology for Carbon Utilization

POSTED: December 27, 2019
UD researchers highlight potential of electrochemical carbon monoxide reduction


UD researchers highlight potential of electrochemical carbon monoxide reduction

Mixed emotions

POSTED: December 24, 2019
How emotional diversity impacts team creativity


How emotional diversity impacts team creativity

More lifetime learning

POSTED: December 21, 2019
UD’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute expands in southern Delaware


UD’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute expands in southern Delaware

Collector, conservator

POSTED: December 20, 2019
Inspired by Nancy Drew, art conservation junior collects books to preserve the past and inspire the future


Inspired by Nancy Drew, art conservation junior collects books to preserve the past and inspire the future

Defending Equal Access to Food

POSTED: December 20, 2019
UD professor researches food insecurity in American communities


UD professor researches food insecurity in American communities

UD MakerGym

POSTED: December 19, 2019
Novel makerspace boosts UD MakerNetwork for students, faculty, staff


Novel makerspace boosts UD MakerNetwork for students, faculty, staff

A gender equitable workplace

POSTED: December 19, 2019
5 tips for creating a professional environment where all can thrive


5 tips for creating a professional environment where all can thrive

Accelerating technology commercialization

POSTED: December 18, 2019
Early-stage startups awarded FastPass funding to scale innovations


Early-stage startups awarded FastPass funding to scale innovations

Soil moisture

POSTED: December 18, 2019
New model from UD’s Guevara, Vargas helps to fill data gaps


New model from UD’s Guevara, Vargas helps to fill data gaps

A worldwide story

POSTED: December 12, 2019
UD microbiologist preserves the magic of language through his Harry Potter collection


UD microbiologist preserves the magic of language through his Harry Potter collection

UD Magazine hits mailboxes

POSTED: December 12, 2019
Discover how UD uses the power of fashion in December’s issue


Discover how UD uses the power of fashion in December’s issue

Mapping Bikini Atoll

POSTED: December 11, 2019
UD research team involved in underwater sonar mapping of the nuclear test sites in Pacific


UD research team involved in underwater sonar mapping of the nuclear test sites in Pacific

New England losing fishing jobs due to climate

POSTED: December 10, 2019
University of Delaware researcher makes direct link in first-of-its-kind labor study


University of Delaware researcher makes direct link in first-of-its-kind labor study

India and rice

POSTED: December 7, 2019
UD study shows how India can improve nutrition, climate resilience and the environment by diversifying its crop production


UD study shows how India can improve nutrition, climate resilience and the environment by diversifying its crop production

Explaining research

POSTED: December 6, 2019
UD’s ‘Words For Nerds’ program helps grad students bring complex research to the masses


UD’s ‘Words For Nerds’ program helps grad students bring complex research to the masses

Geography and data

POSTED: December 6, 2019
UD graduate student Abdul Qadir puts love of geography to use through data science


UD graduate student Abdul Qadir puts love of geography to use through data science

NASA Parker Solar Probe

POSTED: December 5, 2019
UD’s Bill Matthaeus offers early perspectives on data from mission to the sun


UD’s Bill Matthaeus offers early perspectives on data from mission to the sun

Award for leadership, service

POSTED: December 5, 2019
Lerner’s Jill Gugino Panté, director of career services, is the 2019 John Warren Award winner


Lerner’s Jill Gugino Panté, director of career services, is the 2019 John Warren Award winner

Kristi Kiick honored for inventions

POSTED: December 4, 2019
UD engineering professor honored by National Academy of Inventors


UD engineering professor honored by National Academy of Inventors

Seafloor carbon

POSTED: December 4, 2019
UD study finds direct links between old carbon, graphite and seafloor hydrothermal vents


UD study finds direct links between old carbon, graphite and seafloor hydrothermal vents

Lessons from the margin notes

POSTED: November 27, 2019
Graduate student collects math books to preserve insight of former generations


Graduate student collects math books to preserve insight of former generations

Sugar’s treacherous traits

POSTED: November 27, 2019
UD study weighs impact of sugar vs. whole fruit on blood pressure


UD study weighs impact of sugar vs. whole fruit on blood pressure

A record-setting transistor

POSTED: November 26, 2019
Engineering professor designs transistor that could enable cheaper, faster wireless communications


Engineering professor designs transistor that could enable cheaper, faster wireless communications

Illuminating the Nobels

POSTED: November 26, 2019
UD faculty experts discuss this year’s prize-winning work


UD faculty experts discuss this year’s prize-winning work

Building a stronger world

POSTED: November 23, 2019
Colleen Murray recognized for excellence in composite materials research


Colleen Murray recognized for excellence in composite materials research

Mangone Award winners

POSTED: November 23, 2019
Early-career faculty in biomedical engineering and education honored


Early-career faculty in biomedical engineering and education honored

Shaping the world of financial services technology

POSTED: November 22, 2019
UD, Delaware Technology Park and Discover Bank partner on new FinTech building at STAR Campus


UD, Delaware Technology Park and Discover Bank partner on new FinTech building at STAR Campus

Researching tough chicken

POSTED: November 21, 2019
UD researchers find abnormal fat metabolism is important to the development of wooden breast syndrome in broiler chickens


UD researchers find abnormal fat metabolism is important to the development of wooden breast syndrome in broiler chickens

Very influential researchers

POSTED: November 21, 2019
Six UD professors rank in the top 1% cited by peers


Six UD professors rank in the top 1% cited by peers

Winter dissertation retreats

POSTED: November 20, 2019
Writing Center offers structured dissertation retreats for graduate students


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