Category: News

University and Newark community band together to provide financial crisis aid

University and Newark community band together to provide financial crisis aid

Campus News- April 2, 2020

A task force of nearly 30 students recently established the Newark Area Mutual Aid Network.

Eat, sleep, quarantine, repeat: Main Street businesses deal with coronavirus

Eat, sleep, quarantine, repeat: Main Street businesses deal with coronavirus

Campus News- April 1, 2020

This year, for fear of spreading coronavirus, no one could be caught pinching another person’s skin, let alone even entering the businesses.

In other news: University raises more than 1 million bees on South Campus

In other news: University raises more than 1 million bees on South Campus

Campus News- March 31, 2020

A 20-minute walk from The Green, across from a cow pasture on South Campus, there is a little known plot of land that is home ...

Newark’s response to coronavirus

Newark’s response to coronavirus

Coronavirus- March 31, 2020

With 264 confirmed coronavirus cases in Delaware, the City of Newark plans to take necessary steps to halt the spread.

“May not one person go”: How international students cope with a global pandemic

“May not one person go”: How international students cope with a global pandemic

Campus News- March 29, 2020

Due to the global pandemic, international students have been displaced from their homes, their countries, or their studies at the university.

UDance goes online, raises $1.7 million

UDance goes online, raises $1.7 million

Campus News- March 27, 2020

The money UDance raised will support the B+ Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing money and support to fighting childhood cancer.

Delaware announces its first two coronavirus-related deaths

Delaware announces its first two coronavirus-related deaths

Coronavirus- March 26, 2020

On Thursday, officials announced the first two coronavirus-related deaths occurring in the state of Delaware.

University will allow students to pass-fail or withdraw from courses without penalty

University will allow students to pass-fail or withdraw from courses without penalty

Campus News- March 26, 2020

The university announced Thursday morning new emergency academic policies for the Spring 2020 semester amidst chaos from the coronavirus pandemic.

What you need to know about the coronavirus in Delaware

What you need to know about the coronavirus in Delaware

Coronavirus- March 22, 2020

Until a week ago, Delaware was one of the few states without a case of the novel coronavirus. Now, as of March 22, there are ...

Delaware shelter in place to begin Tuesday, statewide testing to begin Monday

Delaware shelter in place to begin Tuesday, statewide testing to begin Monday

Campus News- March 22, 2020

Gov. John Carney released an official statement instituting a “shelter-in-place” order for all of Delaware in response to the growing threat of coronavirus.