Citing health problems, Newark Mayor Vance A. Funk III, who held office for nearly a decade, resigned in September.
The award, from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education, recognizes White's work in chemistry and bio-chemistry.
After five years of planning and construction, the complex is set to open in January.
Questions linger about policies at the Georgetown animal shelter.
The move comes on the heels of a university investigation.
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Peter Kolchin was elected president of the Southern Historical Association.
Recalling distinguished speakers who lectured in Newark in 2013.
Considering recently completed buildings on campus.
For alumnus and photographer Tristan Spinski, some of his earliest memories are building rock walls and riding a tractor on the 2-acre Newark property...