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The Politics of Beauty: The Aesthetic Origins of Environmental Politics in Postwar America, Kyle VanHemert

In the mid-1960s, influential Americans flocked to a hot new political issue: man-made ugliness. “Ugly America,” as critics called it at the time, comprised a diverse ensemble of visual…

From  Huma Rasheed on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

The Cross and the Body in Early Medieval England, Rachael Vause

Adornment has often been considered little more than frivolous baubles resting on the surface of the profound and more essential human. Though designed to complement the body, jewelry pieces are…

From  Priyanka Mondal on April 15th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Mediating Authority: Representations of the Police in Paris circa 1900, Jordan Hillman

Late-nineteenth century Paris was physically and legislatively shaped by the French state’s desire for public order in the wake of the Franco-Prussian War and Paris Commune, an ambition…

From  Brittany Shimanski on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Pumping Gas: Green Liberalism and the Politics of Energy, Transportation, and Climate Change, 1987-93, Benjamin Wollet

A public debate over energy, transportation, and climate change policies emerged in the United States in the late 1980s and early 1990s. This paper examines the groups that led this debate, including…

From  Brittany Shimanski on April 13th, 2021 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Q&A with a Chemical Engineering Junior

University of Delaware junior, Jackson Burns, shares his experiences as a Chemical Engineering student in the College of Engineering.

From  Christina Smoker on April 5th, 2021 0 likes 1 plays 0  

live lecture 3/15/2021: world history of metals

From  Lauren Fair on March 15th, 2021 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Cultural Resilience After Catastrophe

Promo video for the upcoming Delaware Teachers Institute seminar "Cultural Resilience after Catastrophe" led by Dr. Polly Zavadivker.

From  Patricia Hermance on March 4th, 2021 0 likes 15 plays

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UD WorkForce Time Off Request (TOR) Employee How to Edit and Cancel TORs Video with Narrative

From  Kathleen Wheatley on February 25th, 2021 0 likes 6 plays 0  

The Newark NAACP/UD Partnership

The University of Delaware partners with various organizations in the Newark community, focusing on programs that enhance the long-term quality of life throughout Newark. CEI supports the UD-NAACP…

From  Liza MacFadyen on February 12th, 2021 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Welcome from Sheryl Kline, Deputy Dean, Lerner College

From  Kimberly Ragan on January 29th, 2021 0 likes 8 plays 0  

"Into the Archives: Projects Inspired by the Langston Hughes Ephemera Collection" with Laura Helton on December 10, 2020

Join Professor Laura E. Helton and her students in the capstone seminar in literary studies, “Into the Archives,” to learn about the research projects they’ve been working on…

From  Joseph Dombroski on December 14th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays 0  

IHRC Podcast Episode 1 - The Mary Ann Shadd Cary Project

November 2020 - Interview with UD Professor of Theater Dr. Lynnette Overby, conducted by graduate student Dianna Ruberto. Dr. Overby discusses her work on the Mary Ann Shadd Cary project and the…

From  Tracy Jentzsch on December 7th, 2020 0 likes 7 plays 0  

Building Bridges: Expanding the Reach of Rare Books in the Next Generation

Rebecca Romney, rare book specialist, bookseller and TV personality from the History Channel’s Pawn Stars. Romney will discuss how she has engaged a wide popular audience with the basics of…

From  Joseph Dombroski on November 30th, 2020 0 likes 109 plays 0  

ProUD: The Experience of LGBTQ+ Professionals in Higher Ed.

University of Delaware employees who openly identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community discuss the experience of this community as professionals in higher education. PARTICIPANTSTrevor A. Dawes…

From  Lukas Emory on October 15th, 2020 0 likes 27 plays 0