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Film Screening: Straws

This free public film screening on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 7:00p..m in 206 Kirkbride is hosted by the DENIN Ambassadors, a group of volunteer student leaders who work with DENIN to promote and enhance the Institute’s mission on campus and in the community. The event is co-sponsored by Plastic Free Delaware. The screening will serve as the launch for the Ambassadors campaign to reduce plastic straw use in campus dining facilities and Main Street restaurants in Newark.

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Neuroscientists receive EPSCoR Track-2 grant

A multi-institutional research team led by assistant professor Jared Medina of the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at the University of Delaware has received a four-year, $6 million Research Infrastructure Improvement (RII) Track-2 grant from NSF EPSCoR.

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Projecting the future: STEM job prospects will boom

Wesley College, a minority-serving institution in Dover with a primarily undergraduate liberal arts mission, is having great success helping its students find a career in STEM, thanks partly to EPSCoR funding, says Malcolm D’Souza in this op-ed.

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CONSERVE team formed

UD professors look at water reuse for irrigation and consumer response

Delaware EPSCoR co-PI Kent Messer is part of a multidisciplinary team that is dedicating itself to developing innovative, safe and sustainable ways to irrigate food crops in variable climates.

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