Category: Local News

Students gather for first LGBTQ+ Chat and Chew of 2017

Local News- September 19, 2017

BY JACOB BAUMGART Staff Reporter On Thursday evening, students met for the inaugural LGBTQ+ Chat and Chew. Rebekah Harless-Balmer, coordinator of the LGBT program, indicated ...

SPECIAL REPORT: Delayed construction of Lang Development Group apartments leaves students stranded in hotels

SPECIAL REPORT: Delayed construction of Lang Development Group apartments leaves students stranded in hotels

Local News- September 16, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Jacob Orledge/THE REVIEW The Mill Townhouses are unfinished as of September 16. No construction workers were to be found when The Review visited the ...

Engineers Without Borders organizes bike pop-up for local elementary school

Engineers Without Borders organizes bike pop-up for local elementary school

Campus News- May 16, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.jsCourtesy of Christopher KitsonJohn R. Downes Elementary School students using the bike pop-up that Engineers Without Borders helped organize. BY NATALIE WALTON MANAGING NEWS EDITOR ...

Newark businesses prepare for student-less summer

Newark businesses prepare for student-less summer

Local News- May 15, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Minji Kong/THE REVIEWBusinesses on Main St. get ready for slow summer business. BY Aly Brown Senior Reporter On any given day during the school ...

The economics of climate change: How taxes can reduce carbon emissions

The economics of climate change: How taxes can reduce carbon emissions

Local News- April 11, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js WalterPro With emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases still on the rise, the United States stands to lose a lot if no ...

Q&A: Karyl Rattay, Delaware’s Director of Public Health

Q&A: Karyl Rattay, Delaware’s Director of Public Health

Local News- April 4, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Emily Moore/THE REVIEW BY RAAJ SINGH STAFF REPORTER For Karyl Rattay there is no such thing as a typical work day. As the Director ...

Newark named second-safest city in Delaware

Newark named second-safest city in Delaware

Campus News- March 21, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js THE REVIEW Wilmington, Newark's neighboring city was coined “Murder Town USA” because of its high violent crime per capita crime rate. BY NATALIE WALTON ...

Coming together in solidarity: Creating a safe space on International Women’s Day

Coming together in solidarity: Creating a safe space on International Women’s Day

Campus News- March 14, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Zoe Chaykin/THE REVIEW Last week, women from around the Newark area gathered for “A Day Without Women” with the aim to emphasize the importance ...

District 10 special election could shift party control in Delaware

District 10 special election could shift party control in Delaware

Campus News- February 21, 2017

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Ellie Halfacre/THE REVIEW For the first time in almost 50 years, Delaware could become a red state. A special election on the 25th will ...

The fight to legalize marijuana in Delaware

The fight to legalize marijuana in Delaware

Delaware News- December 7, 2016

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js Courtesy of Katherine Hitt Delaware seeks to be added to the growing list of states that have legalized recreational marijuana. BY NATALIE WALTON SENIOR ...