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

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


UD research team funded to develop medical device for children with cerebral palsy

Candid conversations strengthen schools

POSTED: February 7, 2019
Leadership qualities to make better teachers and stronger schools.


Leadership qualities to make better teachers and stronger schools.

A global education

POSTED: February 6, 2019
UD partnership with Chinese university creates opportunities for students


UD partnership with Chinese university creates opportunities for students

Third Annual Lerner MBA Student Association Conference

POSTED: February 5, 2019
Daylong activities to discuss the changing business landscape


Daylong activities to discuss the changing business landscape

Earth, ocean collaboration

POSTED: February 2, 2019
UD, Xiamen University look ahead to next 10 years of working together


UD, Xiamen University look ahead to next 10 years of working together

UD’s ‘fighting astrophysicist’ named a TED Fellow

POSTED: January 26, 2019
Federica Bianco is one of 20 worldwide for 2019


Federica Bianco is one of 20 worldwide for 2019

Physical therapy graduation

POSTED: January 23, 2019
Ceremony recognizes 51 doctoral graduates from the top-ranked department


Ceremony recognizes 51 doctoral graduates from the top-ranked department

In search of Weyl semimetals

POSTED: January 18, 2019
UD engineers make materials that could enable better computer chips


UD engineers make materials that could enable better computer chips

UD grad works on ocean acidification

POSTED: January 17, 2019
Meredith Kurz worked with NOAA during her time as a 2018 Knauss Fellow


Meredith Kurz worked with NOAA during her time as a 2018 Knauss Fellow

High performance computing

POSTED: January 16, 2019
New HPC cluster named for former UD IT director Jane Caviness


New HPC cluster named for former UD IT director Jane Caviness

Graduate teaching with impact on undergraduate learning

POSTED: January 10, 2019
Innovative class allows grad students to create problem-based learning resources for undergrads


Innovative class allows grad students to create problem-based learning resources for undergrads

UD Lerner MBA Walk-In Wednesdays

POSTED: January 9, 2019
Meet with Lerner's MBA admissions team to discuss how to get started to earning your MBA.


Meet with Lerner

Could termites power a ‘clean coal’ revolution?

POSTED: January 8, 2019
Termite-gut microbes extract clean energy from coal


Termite-gut microbes extract clean energy from coal

Materials of the future

POSTED: December 21, 2018
At UD, materials science and engineering has a storied past and bright future


At UD, materials science and engineering has a storied past and bright future

Summer workshop abroad

POSTED: December 18, 2018
Graduate students can apply now for START program


Graduate students can apply now for START program

Genuine or fake seeds?

POSTED: December 18, 2018
UD researchers ‘dig in’ to how seed fraud impacts Kenyan farmers


UD researchers ‘dig in’ to how seed fraud impacts Kenyan farmers

Provost Robin Morgan shares insights

POSTED: December 13, 2018
Retired faculty association holds final luncheon of the 2018 fall semester


Retired faculty association holds final luncheon of the 2018 fall semester

Hen Hatch 2019 Submission Period Opens

POSTED: December 5, 2018
Hen hatch is the University of Delaware's premiere funding event


Hen hatch is the University of Delaware

Making an international mark

POSTED: December 4, 2018
Globetrotting admissions team sparks students’ dreams


Globetrotting admissions team sparks students’ dreams

Interim associate vice provost named

POSTED: November 30, 2018
Irvine named interim associate vice provost for professional and continuing studies


Irvine named interim associate vice provost for professional and continuing studies

Lerner grad student reflects on her journey

POSTED: November 29, 2018
Surabhi Bhate secures top job offer at women’s technology conference


Surabhi Bhate secures top job offer at women’s technology conference

Dissertation help

POSTED: November 27, 2018
Writing Center offers Winter Session boot camps; apply by Dec. 16


Writing Center offers Winter Session boot camps; apply by Dec. 16

From UD to around the globe

POSTED: November 22, 2018
Alumna Patricia Scroggs enjoys career in international affairs


Alumna Patricia Scroggs enjoys career in international affairs

Nobel Prizes explained

POSTED: November 21, 2018
Faculty members describe laureates’ groundbreaking work


Faculty members describe laureates’ groundbreaking work

Greening the indoors

POSTED: November 17, 2018
Living wall features 5,000 plants for reflection, inspiration


Living wall features 5,000 plants for reflection, inspiration

Blocker and electrical engineer

POSTED: November 17, 2018
Offensive lineman Collin Wallish named to Google Cloud/CoSIDA Academic All-District team


Offensive lineman Collin Wallish named to Google Cloud/CoSIDA Academic All-District team

Ocean warming

POSTED: November 15, 2018
UD’s Yan discovers new pathway for heat transport in the ocean


UD’s Yan discovers new pathway for heat transport in the ocean

Cosmic fireworks

POSTED: November 14, 2018
UD astronomers detect once-in-a-lifetime gamma rays


UD astronomers detect once-in-a-lifetime gamma rays

UD grad students host conference in Germany

POSTED: November 14, 2018
UD students and leading experts on ecohydrology confer at German castle


UD students and leading experts on ecohydrology confer at German castle

UD Landscape Architecture teams up with Penn

POSTED: November 6, 2018
Graduate fellowship provides pathway to landscape architecture graduate work at Penn


Graduate fellowship provides pathway to landscape architecture graduate work at Penn

Call for Proposals: Grand Challenges Interdisciplinary Grants

POSTED: October 31, 2018
Enhancing UD’s profile as a graduate institution through interdisciplinary curriculum innovation


Enhancing UD’s profile as a graduate institution through interdisciplinary curriculum innovation

Partners in disaster research

POSTED: October 29, 2018
Bill Anderson Fund at UD dedicated to professional diversity


Bill Anderson Fund at UD dedicated to professional diversity

Daicar-Bata Prizes

POSTED: October 26, 2018
Annual awards recognize top physics doctoral students


Annual awards recognize top physics doctoral students

Bridging science and society

POSTED: October 4, 2018
Five doctoral students selected for 2018 DENIN Environmental Fellowships


Five doctoral students selected for 2018 DENIN Environmental Fellowships

UD’s Ramona Neunuebel wins NSF Career Award

POSTED: October 3, 2018
Microbiologist studies survival strategies of pathogenic bacteria


Microbiologist studies survival strategies of pathogenic bacteria

UD grads help GE fly

POSTED: September 29, 2018
Team of young Blue Hens ride leading edge of jet technology


Team of young Blue Hens ride leading edge of jet technology

Grand Challenges

POSTED: September 26, 2018
UD’s Human and Climate Series kicks off Sept. 28


UD’s Human and Climate Series kicks off Sept. 28

Academics, athletics, advocacy

POSTED: September 26, 2018
Doctoral candidate’s diverse work focuses on disability


Doctoral candidate’s diverse work focuses on disability

Big discoveries about tiny particles

POSTED: September 21, 2018
Doctoral student leads international effort to uncover properties of polymer nanoparticles


Doctoral student leads international effort to uncover properties of polymer nanoparticles

National diversity award

POSTED: September 18, 2018
UD receives the 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award


UD receives the 2018 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

UD grad student picked for prestigious international forum

POSTED: September 18, 2018
Computer science doctoral student Moumita Bhattacharya to attend Heidelberg Laureate Forum


Computer science doctoral student Moumita Bhattacharya  to attend Heidelberg Laureate Forum

UD grad helps Baltimore aquarium

POSTED: September 14, 2018
UD alumnus Curtis Bennett helps Baltimore’s National Aquarium inspire the next generation of environmental conservationists


UD alumnus Curtis Bennett helps Baltimore’s National Aquarium inspire the next generation of environmental conservationists

New details of HIV life cycle

POSTED: September 6, 2018
Researchers identify small molecule as potential treatment target


Researchers identify small molecule as potential treatment target

UD scientists develop low-cost flood sensing system

POSTED: August 29, 2018
DelDOT pilot program slated for summer 2019


DelDOT pilot program slated for summer 2019

Cleaner, greener U.S. manufacturing

POSTED: August 21, 2018
UD to help boost energy efficiency and modular manufacturing with RAPID grants


UD to help boost energy efficiency and modular manufacturing with RAPID grants

Duck power

POSTED: August 14, 2018
UD graduate student investigates energy expenditure of ducks


UD graduate student investigates energy expenditure of ducks

Analytics: Optimizing Big Data Certificate leads to new career

POSTED: August 13, 2018
PCS student lands job as analytics consultant for IBM Watson Health


PCS student lands job as analytics consultant for IBM Watson Health

Meet ‘The Meg’ (if you dare)

POSTED: August 7, 2018
UD grad’s shark tale is turned into summer blockbuster


UD grad’s shark tale is turned into summer blockbuster

Social media research draws attention

POSTED: July 31, 2018
Jess Schulz credits her research roots at UD for her current career


Jess Schulz credits her research roots at UD for her current career

UD PCS Project Management Certificate program begins Sept. 12 and 18

POSTED: July 30, 2018
Significant growth projected for project management positions


Significant growth projected for project management positions

For the Record, July 13, 2018

POSTED: July 13, 2018
University community reports recent presentations, publications, honors


University community reports recent presentations, publications, honors

30 Under 30 Supply Chain Star

POSTED: July 11, 2018
How UD MBA grad Lisa Weaver saved DuPont $8 million and counting


How UD MBA grad Lisa Weaver saved DuPont $8 million and counting

Exploring the brain

POSTED: June 29, 2018
Summer ‘camp’ students have neuroscience on their mind


Summer ‘camp’ students have neuroscience on their mind

UD professor supports faculty and students through philanthropy

POSTED: June 28, 2018
Don Sparks, CANR professor and director of DENIN invests in named professorship, graduate fellowship and scholarship


Don Sparks, CANR professor and director of DENIN invests in named professorship, graduate fellowship and scholarship

Doren named interim vice provost for graduate, professional education

POSTED: June 28, 2018
A professor of chemistry and biochemistry, Doren was deputy dean of the College of Arts and Sciences


A professor of chemistry and biochemistry, Doren was deputy dean of the College of Arts and Sciences

July 19: Professional and Continuing Studies information session in Wilmington

POSTED: June 19, 2018
Learn about professional development courses focused on business, healthcare, drones


Learn about professional development courses focused on business, healthcare, drones

Humanities meet technology

POSTED: June 18, 2018
Experimental courses add digital tools to scholarship


Experimental courses add digital tools to scholarship

Persistence through the Ph.D.

POSTED: June 8, 2018
Dedication to mentoring others leads to success


Dedication to mentoring others leads to success

International scholar, ideal role model

POSTED: May 26, 2018
Engineering’s Dennis Prather honored with Outstanding Graduate Advising and Doctoral Mentoring award


Engineering’s Dennis Prather honored with Outstanding Graduate Advising and Doctoral Mentoring award

New appointment for Ann Ardis

POSTED: May 24, 2018
Ann Ardis named head of George Mason University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences


Ann Ardis named head of George Mason University’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Rethinking the food system

POSTED: May 22, 2018
Symposium engages food justice scholars, students and activists


Symposium engages food justice scholars, students and activists

Debra Hess Norris chosen for UD's highest faculty honor

POSTED: May 16, 2018
World-renowned conservator is 2018 Alison Award winner


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