Leading Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Leading Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Michael Vaughan to serve as interim vice provost for diversity and inclusion Michael L. Vaughan, who has spent more than 25 years as an academic administrator in the University of Delaware College of Engineering, has been appointed the interim vice provost for...
In Her Nature

In Her Nature

UD grad student recognized for supporting first-generation college students, environmental causes A typical weekend for Patricia Hurley doesn’t involve binge-watching the latest TV shows. This doctoral student in civil and environmental engineering at the University...
2019 Students of Distinction

2019 Students of Distinction

Dinner celebrates high-achieving students of color and their mentors The University of Delaware was a transformative part of life for Wali Rushdan II. There was a lot of mixed emotions, he said. “It was a time at which I was brimming with excitement about achieving my...
Advancing Women in the Professoriate

Advancing Women in the Professoriate

ADVANCE Institute offers grants to empower female faculty Kathy McCoy was reluctant to step outside her comfort zone as professor of computer and information sciences, a position she had held for 15 years at the University of Delaware. She didn’t necessarily see...
Student Spotlight: Olivia Powell

Student Spotlight: Olivia Powell

This fourth-year mechanical engineering student excels in research and service As an undergraduate research assistant in the laboratory of Dr. Jason Gleghorn, assistant professor of biomedical engineering, Olivia Powell is developing a microfluidic storage platform to...
Culture Night 2019

Culture Night 2019

Filipino Student Association, led by engineering student, hosts evening for multicultural groups on April 12 Lauren Icarangal chose the University of Delaware because of its high ranking chemical engineering program. The University is close enough to her home in...