Category: Local 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.

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.

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.

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.

After UDaB’s cancellation, disappointed students look for online service opportunities

After UDaB’s cancellation, disappointed students look for online service opportunities

Campus News- March 22, 2020

For students set to volunteer across the country, the cancellation of their service trips was heartbreaking​.

University shuts down Colburn, ISE Labs

University shuts down Colburn, ISE Labs

Campus News- March 12, 2020

The university issued an email statement to all occupants of the ISE and Colburn Labs saying that the buildings will be closed.

Three more in the UD community test positive for coronavirus, state of emergency declared

Three more in the UD community test positive for coronavirus, state of emergency declared

Campus News- March 12, 2020

The university announced early Thursday afternoon that two graduate students and one postdoctoral researcher tested positive for coronavirus.

University gets first presumed positive coronavirus case, spring break moved up, prepare for online classes after

University gets first presumed positive coronavirus case, spring break moved up, prepare for online classes after

Campus News- March 11, 2020

The university has its first presumed positive coronavirus case, university officials announced Wednesday afternoon.

Train hits car on North College Avenue

Train hits car on North College Avenue

Local News- March 7, 2020

Early Friday night, a grey midsize Honda SUV was struck by a train passing across North College Ave. near the Carpenter Sports Building at around ...

Kappa Alpha, suspended since last year, pleads their case at city hall to save the KAstle

Kappa Alpha, suspended since last year, pleads their case at city hall to save the KAstle

Local News- March 1, 2020

In January, KA sued the City of Newark for their right to continue to reside in and operate the KAstle, which they have owned since ...