UD Appellate Board Opportunity

The Office of Student Conduct is currently recruiting students to apply for the 2018-2019 Appellate Board.

The student Appellate Board members will have the opportunity to join UD faculty and staff to assist in creating an impact on the community through their service as the final reviewing body for pending student conduct matters.  This can also allow students to gain valuable critical and analytical thinking skills, improve their time management and professionalism, and learn about civic engagement, ethics and integrity.

Applications are available here, and are due by February 25th.

Please find the UDaily Article for more information.

CANR Seniors: Life after graduation!

There are a lot of things to consider as you prepare for life after graduation, and to help you navigate the transition from being a student to being out in the real world, the UD Young Alumni Network invites you to this semester’s LIFE AFTER UD: SENIOR SERIES events.
This spring, there will be two workshops featuring alumni and community experts on the topics:

Investing In Your Future
Monday, March 12 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. | Memorial Hall 127
Make smart financial decisions that will benefit you for years to come.

Relocating After Graduation
Monday, April 23 | 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. | Brown Lab 101
Learn what to do when relocating after graduation and how to stay connected to UD alumni wherever you land.

You must REGISTER HERE—the first 100 students to register will receive the all-inclusive guide to navigating life after college, from dressing for a business meeting to paying taxes and more. Snacks are provided! Walk-ins are permitted if space is available.

ALSO—don’t forget to save the date for the LIFE AFTER UD: GRAD FAIR on April 18-20 at the UD Barnes & Noble Bookstore! Visit www.UDconnection.com/SeniorSeries to learn more.

Contact Diane Wikso AS10, 12M at dcwikso@udel.edu with any questions.



Microbial Systems Symposium

The 2018 Microbial Systems Symposium will be held from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 10 in the Townsend Hall Commons.

Poster set up begins at 8:30 a.m. at which time breakfast will also be served. At 9 a.m., Robin Morgan, Interim Provost at the University of Delaware, will welcome participants and give opening remarks.

The first oral session will run from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. followed by a coffee break and the first poster session at 11 a.m.

Lunch will be served at noon and keynote speaker Elizabeth Grice will speak at 1 p.m. on “The Skin Microbiome and roles in health, inflammation, and wound healing.”

The second oral session will begin at 2 p.m. followed by the second poster session at 3 p.m. with awards being announced at 4:30 p.m.

For more information click here: Program for Microbial Systems Symposium

Study Abroad Information

Did you know that you can study in Morocco, New Zealand, Dominica, India, Brazil, England, South Africa, or in a host of other countries while fulfilling your requirements towards graduation?  With over 70 programs in more than 35 subjects in over 30 countries, the University of Delaware has a program that suits your interests, schedule, and academic needs.  Take a minute to browse our website (www.udel.edu/global/studyabroad ), where you’ll find detailed information about all of our programs, as well as an on-line application.

While browsing, check out some of the newly-approved winter 2019 programs that enable students to fulfill University breadth requirements:  London ENGL/THEA, Italy PHIL, Hawaii BISC, Dominica GEOG, London COMM, India ENGL, Florence ART, and many more.  Semester programs in Barcelona, Sydney, London, Prague, and other locales, are slated for the fall and spring.

For students interested in a full immersion experience, exchange opportunities exist as well.  Be sure to check with your advisor to find out which programs would best meet your curricular needs. Come learn more about each individual program at an interest meeting.  Check our website for a full list of meeting dates, times, and places, with new ones to be added as the semester begins: http://international.udel.edu/DB/PUB_InterestMeetings.aspx .

**To learn more and meet program faculty directors, come to the Study Abroad Fair on Tuesday, February 20, from 2:00 – 4:00 in the multi-purpose room of Trabant.**

ALL applicants will automatically be considered for need-based study abroad scholarships.  No extra application is necessary!

Want to learn more about how to finance study abroad?  Come to a financial aid information session on March 7 or 8  from 4:00 to 5:00 pm in 126 Memorial Hall.

Upcoming program application deadlines are as follows:

Fall Semester 2018:         5 p.m. February 15 and March 10

Winter Session 2019:      5 p.m. March 23, April 20, September 20 (check website for deadlines)

Spring Semester 2019:    5 p.m. September 20

If you have any questions, please feel free to stop by our office in Clayton Hall, drop us an e-mail (studyabroad@udel.edu), or give us a call (302-831-2852).  If you want to meet with a study abroad adviser, come by during advising hours on Wednesdays from 1:00-3:00.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Institute for Global Studies




Annie’s Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship

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Apply for a scholarship from Annie’s!

We strive to make a positive impact through the foods we make, and we know we can’t change the food system alone.

Through our scholarship program, we are thrilled to support students who share our mission to leave the planet better than we found it by advancing the principles of regenerative agriculture.

This year, we’re giving $200,000 in scholarships!

So simply click the button below to visit our website and learn more!


Extension Scholars 2018

University of Delaware Cooperative Extension is excited to announce the 2018 Extension Scholars summer internship.  There are 12 internship positions available this summer for students in the areas of Nutrition/Education, 4-H Youth Development, and Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Students may access information on the Cooperative Extension home page and scroll down to click on the Extension Scholars quick link.  Or visit the direct link here: http://extension.udel.edu/blog/student-internship-with-university-of-delaware-ud-cooperative-extension/ .

The deadline for applications is December 20, 2017.  Internships will be announced on February 15, 2017.