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

Signs of life on Venus?

POSTED: October 22, 2020
UD professors from astronomy, international relations and psychology say what this means for earthlings


UD professors from astronomy, international relations and psychology say what this means for earthlings

Inside Ebola

POSTED: October 21, 2020
UD researchers investigate therapeutic targets


UD researchers investigate therapeutic targets

Halting the hogs

POSTED: October 21, 2020
UD research highlights the importance of community coordination when combatting spread of destructive feral hogs


UD research highlights the importance of community coordination when combatting spread of destructive feral hogs

Smarter models, smarter choices

POSTED: October 20, 2020
UD’s Vlachos and Lansford develop high-confidence approach for artificial intelligence-based models


UD’s Vlachos and Lansford develop high-confidence approach for artificial intelligence-based models

Ducks on the decline

POSTED: October 17, 2020
Wildlife ecology graduate student Amanda Hoyt investigates American black duck survival


Wildlife ecology graduate student Amanda Hoyt investigates American black duck survival

75 Minute Science

POSTED: October 17, 2020
Delaware Sea Grant helps marine science educators across the country through virtual workshops


Delaware Sea Grant helps marine science educators across the country through virtual workshops

A cosmic kink

POSTED: October 16, 2020
New feature found in energy spectrum of Universe’s most powerful particles


New feature found in energy spectrum of Universe’s most powerful particles

Spotlighting mental health

POSTED: October 15, 2020
Josiah Jones is creating original content around mental health awareness


Josiah Jones is creating original content around mental health awareness

Connecting mechanical engineers

POSTED: October 14, 2020
UD Engineering teams with Career Center to find professional development opportunities for undergraduates


UD Engineering teams with Career Center to find professional development opportunities for undergraduates

Music with a message

POSTED: October 13, 2020
UD’s Angela Akumiah explores differences in how young Black women relate to popular Black music


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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