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

The ground underfoot

POSTED: January 27, 2021
UD researchers study climate change impacts on soils at military installations


UD researchers study climate change impacts on soils at military installations

When time is critical

POSTED: January 26, 2021
Blue Hen CEO revs up company’s production time to tackle COVID-19


Blue Hen CEO revs up company’s production time to tackle COVID-19

Young scholars honored

POSTED: January 23, 2021
Early career faculty in history, psychology receive Mangone Award


Early career faculty in history, psychology receive Mangone Award

Biden Day One: economic recovery

POSTED: January 22, 2021
UD experts say pandemic recovery will give fresh traction to economy


UD experts say pandemic recovery will give fresh traction to economy

Biden’s ‘Day One’ initiatives

POSTED: January 22, 2021
UD experts discuss COVID-19, economy, racial equity and climate change


UD experts discuss COVID-19, economy, racial equity and climate change

Forecasting coronavirus outbreaks

POSTED: January 16, 2021
UD researchers study wastewater to detect COVID-19, partner with New Castle County


UD researchers study wastewater to detect COVID-19, partner with New Castle County

Food scientist

POSTED: January 15, 2021
Alumna and food scientist Catherine Connelly brings food trends to life


Alumna and food scientist Catherine Connelly brings food trends to life

Knauss Marine Policy Fellows

POSTED: January 13, 2021
Current and former UD students to begin work with federal government


Current and former UD students to begin work with federal government

Coping with stress

POSTED: January 9, 2021
With a pandemic and unrest, anxiety is soaring — UD experts have answers


With a pandemic and unrest, anxiety is soaring —  UD experts have answers

Delaware Sea Grant COVID response

POSTED: January 8, 2021
Delaware’s aquaculture and tourism industries receive help from Delaware Sea Grant during COVID-19 pandemic


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

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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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