University of Delaware

Category: Education

UD Lab School opens state’s first nature-based preschool

  As she stood in the sun-dappled forest surrounded by a dozen grinning, muddy preschoolers, Katie Pollock asked her young charges if they wanted to run through the woods. “Remember, when you safely run in the forest, you have to look up and down because of the tree roots,” she said as the students paired […]

Strengthening Partnerships in Health and Education

Registration is open!  Monday, October 30, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Clayton Hall Conference Center, University of Delaware 100 David Howell Drive, Newark, DE 19716 The University of Delaware is partnering with the Vision Coalition of Delaware to bring you Strengthening Partnerships in Health and Education: Delaware and the Nation.  On October 30, 2017, community […]

Preserving Our Past

Delaware alumni foster art conservation programming for children. One of the things that struck me most about living in a college town during undergrad was a collective love of art. It felt like everywhere I turned there was music, fine art, or performances happening year round, both on campus and in the community. Specifically, every […]

The Perry Initiative

“It completely changed my life,” reflected Sony (Srinivasa) Gajjala on her opportunity to participate in the Perry Initiative as a tenth grader at the Charter School of Wilmington.  “When I thought back to the exact moment when I started becoming interested in engineering, I was like oh duh… it was when I did Perry.”   […]