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Loss of sight doesn’t affect Lori’s Hands client’s joy

A University of Delaware College of Health Sciences course gives students the opportunity to learn about the healthcare system and community-based care. As part of their coursework, students visit clients of Lori's Hands, a non-profit that helps people with chronic...

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Diabetes camp donation

Diabetes and You: Kamp for Kids received a generous donation from Kids with Confidence. For more than two decades, Diabetes and You: Kamp for Kids has strived to provide a normal, affordable camp experience for children who struggle with diabetes. The University of...

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Parkinson’s disease choir

The Neuro Notes, a choir for people with Parkinson’s disease, was created by a team of our Communication Sciences and Disorders graduate students, area speech-language pathologists and members of the University of Delaware Department of Music.. The group encourages...

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Healthy side dishes for Thanksgiving

NEWSWEEK — If you’re like the average American, then you may gain at least a pound on Thanksgiving Day. According to research from the Calorie Control Council, people consume more than 4,500 calories 229 grams of fat on the holiday. But it’s totally possible to enjoy...

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A virtual reality cave for balance control testing

A virtual reality cave was installed in the fall of 2017 at the STAR Health Sciences Complex. John Jeka, who chairs the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, and his research team investigate how the nervous system uses sensory information (vision, inner...

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December: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was proclaimed in 1992, by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 47/3. The observance of the Day aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity,...

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Winter Session registration open

The University of Delaware’s Winter Session registration is now open, and classes fill up quickly, so students are encouraged to begin exploring their options. Winter Session is a five-week term between fall and spring semesters that gives students special...

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Nursing seniors present at research conference

Four senior honors nursing students presented research at the 12th annual research conference “Advancing Nursing: Developing Excellence in EBP and Research.” The conference was developed for professional nurses and students seeking to use research and evidence-based...

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Launching the Partnership for Healthy Communities

University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis launched the UD Partnership for Healthy Communities at the 10th annual Vision Coalition Conference, titled: Strengthening Partnerships in Health and Education: Delaware and the Nation. About 500 people attended the...

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November – National American Indian Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, or as it is commonly referred to, American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. The month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of...

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Partnership with local fire companies on emergency medical services courses, certification

The University of Delaware is joining forces with local fire companies on emergency medical services (EMS). During the summer semester, Christiana Fire Company facilitated an inaugural course, MEDT267 – Seminar: Emergency Medical Services. The course is set up so that...
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Michael Smith receives John Warren Excellence in Leadership and Service Award

Michael Smith, director of strategic initiatives and partnerships for the College of Health Sciences (CHS), has received the University of Delaware’s John Warren Excellence in Leadership and Service Award. The Warren Award, created in 2011, recognizes significant...
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Loss of sight doesn’t affect Lori’s Hands client’s joy

A University of Delaware College of Health Sciences course gives students the opportunity to learn about the healthcare system and community-based care. As part of their coursework, students visit clients of Lori's Hands, a non-profit that helps people with chronic...
Read More

Diabetes camp donation

Diabetes and You: Kamp for Kids received a generous donation from Kids with Confidence. For more than two decades, Diabetes and You: Kamp for Kids has strived to provide a normal, affordable camp experience for children who struggle with diabetes. The University of...
Read More

Parkinson’s disease choir

The Neuro Notes, a choir for people with Parkinson’s disease, was created by a team of our Communication Sciences and Disorders graduate students, area speech-language pathologists and members of the University of Delaware Department of Music.. The group encourages...
Read More

Healthy side dishes for Thanksgiving

NEWSWEEK — If you’re like the average American, then you may gain at least a pound on Thanksgiving Day. According to research from the Calorie Control Council, people consume more than 4,500 calories 229 grams of fat on the holiday. But it’s totally possible to enjoy...
Read More

A virtual reality cave for balance control testing

A virtual reality cave was installed in the fall of 2017 at the STAR Health Sciences Complex. John Jeka, who chairs the Department of Kinesiology and Applied Physiology, and his research team investigate how the nervous system uses sensory information (vision, inner...
Read More

December: International Day of Persons with Disabilities

The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was proclaimed in 1992, by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 47/3. The observance of the Day aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilize support for the dignity,...
Read More

Winter Session registration open

The University of Delaware’s Winter Session registration is now open, and classes fill up quickly, so students are encouraged to begin exploring their options. Winter Session is a five-week term between fall and spring semesters that gives students special...
Read More

Nursing seniors present at research conference

Four senior honors nursing students presented research at the 12th annual research conference “Advancing Nursing: Developing Excellence in EBP and Research.” The conference was developed for professional nurses and students seeking to use research and evidence-based...
Read More

Launching the Partnership for Healthy Communities

University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis launched the UD Partnership for Healthy Communities at the 10th annual Vision Coalition Conference, titled: Strengthening Partnerships in Health and Education: Delaware and the Nation. About 500 people attended the...
Read More

November – National American Indian Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month, or as it is commonly referred to, American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. The month is a time to celebrate rich and diverse cultures, traditions, and histories and to acknowledge the important contributions of...
Read More

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