Teaching With Birdhouses

Teaching With Birdhouses

Early childhood education and engineering majors collaborate to build bird nesting boxes On a chilly morning recently at the University of Delaware’s Children’s Campus, a few dozen children — guided by undergraduates — took hold of screwdrivers to build nesting boxes...
Nature Meets Science in Museum Exhibit

Nature Meets Science in Museum Exhibit

Content developed by UD professor displayed at Delaware Museum of Natural History When kids visit the Delaware Museum of Natural History between now and May 12, they can play with and learn from an educational kiosk developed by April Kloxin, an associate professor of...
Making Waves

Making Waves

With demand for coastal engineers rising, UD professor brings the coast to classrooms University of Delaware Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Jack Puleo studies the physics of sand dune erosion during extreme waves and storm surges. The ongoing rise in...
Engineering Discovery Day

Engineering Discovery Day

High school girls learn about engineering opportunities at University of Delaware event It’s no secret that women are underrepresented in engineering nationally, receiving 21.3 percent of all engineering bachelor’s degrees in 2017, according to the American Society...
7,600 Miles to Engineering Opportunity

7,600 Miles to Engineering Opportunity

Dean helps aspiring engineer from Zimbabwe attend camp at UD At the University of Delaware, our passion for engineering education goes beyond the classroom — it spans the globe. Babatunde Ogunnaike, dean of the College of Engineering at UD, was visiting extended...
Sharing digital design and additive manufacturing with young engineers

Sharing digital design and additive manufacturing with young engineers

Engineering staff and students from the University of Delaware’s College of Engineering shared their expertise in digital design and additive manufacturing with a group of aspiring engineers attending a camp held at UD in July. The UD K-12 STEM/Outreach office hosts...