News and Education

36% of Americans get science news at lease a few times a week and three-in-ten actively seek it. Most get science news from general news outlets, at the University of Delaware we place a premium on the translation and transfer of our research findings to the public for the advancement of scientific knowledge and society.

We encourage you to “stay connected” to UD research by joining one of our resources below: our The University of Delaware uses and encourages official use of the following social media networks:

For more information, please contact Tracey Bryant, Director for Research Communications, at (302) 831-8185.

UD Research News

Members of the press, contact us at 302-831-NEWS or visit the Media Relations website.

 

DNREC, UD create database of funding opportunities to support resilient communities

Space suit tailor

POSTED: July 27, 2019
UD grad helped create space suits for Apollo astronauts


UD grad helped create space suits for Apollo astronauts

To the moon and beyond

POSTED: July 16, 2019
UD researchers point to future as the world marks Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary


UD researchers point to future as the world marks Apollo 11’s 50th anniversary

NASA’s fastest, farthest sun mission

POSTED: July 16, 2019
UD physicist William Matthaeus helped lay the foundation for the Parker Solar Probe


UD physicist William Matthaeus helped lay the foundation for the Parker Solar Probe

My summer at NASA

POSTED: July 15, 2019
UD student reflects on opportunity, wonders about next step


UD student reflects on opportunity, wonders about next step

Fast-forwarding through ads?

POSTED: July 11, 2019
How DVR is changing the world of TV advertising


How DVR is changing the world of TV advertising

Words to borrow

POSTED: July 9, 2019
How the words we use can predict whether we’ll pay back loans


How the words we use can predict whether we’ll pay back loans

Biotechnology innovation hub

POSTED: July 4, 2019
Global experts visit UD to learn about biotech ecosystem


Global experts visit UD to learn about biotech ecosystem

Climate Academy

POSTED: July 3, 2019
Delaware Sea Grant welcomes teachers to UD’s Lewes Campus for the 2019 Climate Academy


Delaware Sea Grant welcomes teachers to UD’s Lewes Campus for the 2019 Climate Academy

Teaming up to fight a deadly disease

POSTED: June 29, 2019
For breast cancer research, engineering graduate student combines two labs’ expertise


For breast cancer research, engineering graduate student combines two labs’ expertise

New grant supports promising research in solar energy

POSTED: June 27, 2019
UD’s Ujjwal Das and collaborators work to improve photovoltage technology


RESOURCES

UD Research News

Stories highlight current research, events and news across our University campus

Research Magazine

Showcasing the discoveries, inventions and excellence of the University’s faculty, staff and students

Research Newsletter

A repository of archived research newsletters

On Tumblr

See the latest UD Research on Tumblr

Youtube

Watch our latest videos on UD’s Research and Discovery playlist

News Coverage

So you’ve made a major research discovery and you’re ready to report it to the world. Before proceeding further, you need to make sure your findings are properly protected. Is there an invention or technique that should be patented, for example?

If your results already are adequately protected, contact the Research Communications Initiative in the Office of Communications and Marketing. The staff and their colleagues can work with you to develop a news article, pitch the story to major media, or help to arrange a press conference if appropriate.

The University’s research discoveries are published on:

  • UDaily, the University’s online news service.
  • Research News, an online news service available on the University’s Research Web site.
  • News releases to local, regional, national, and international science reporters and other online news services.
  • The Messenger, UD’s award-winning magazine.

Documenting Field Research

Interactive PDF UD researchers get involved in amazing fieldwork, these guidelines are designed to help you capture the best possible video, images and audio for telling your research story. If you’re heading out into the field, contact OCM-Research Communications so that we can plan appropriate coverage—whether a UDaily story, mini-documentary video, media interview or other outreach.

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