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K-12 Students Learn from UD Expertise

K-12 Students Learn from UD Expertise

Participants in the 2019 Joint Science and Technology Institute (JSTI), a two-week residential program that exposes high school students to scientific research, visited UD in August to learn about 3D Printing, composite materials, robotics and more.

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A Running Start at Research

A Running Start at Research

Wilmington high school student spends summer studying in UD engineering lab Most high school students probably know what a QR code is, but how many can say that they understand the science behind these optical labels? David Miller, a rising junior at Mount Pleasant...

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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...

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Your STEM toy shopping list

Your STEM toy shopping list

UD K-12 STEM education expert recommends holiday gifts If your child’s holiday wish list includes a robot, consider this: The best robot toys are the ones that kids can tinker with. “Kits often have prescriptive instructions, with one ‘solution’ to building,” said...

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Engineering for Ability

Engineering for Ability

At UD summer camps, kids use engineering to help others Wielding power drills, pipe cleaners and rulers, a group of aspiring engineers re-wires the engines of toy cars. They swap the foot pedals for push buttons, pad rough edges with foam and deck out the vehicles...

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Engineers Week

UD students celebrate National Engineers Week Feb. 16-22 8:59 a.m., Feb. 12, 2014--University of Delaware engineering students will teach and mentor young girls as part of festivities surrounding National Engineers Week (E-week), Feb. 16-22. E-week is an annual...

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Women in Engineering

Women in Engineering

"One of the things that I really strongly believe in is that we need to have more girls interested in math, science, and engineering. We’ve got half the population that is way underrepresented in those fields and that means that we’ve got a whole bunch of talent …...

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