Quantcast
Monday, March 23, 2020

Carney extends school closings through May 15

Delaware Gov.  John Carney ordered all Delaware schools to remain closed through at least Friday, May 15 to fight the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).  “On March 13, after significant discussion with superintendents and charter school...

3 testing positive for coronavirus work at Eastside Charter School, Wilmington public...

Employers confirmed that staffers at Wilmington's Eastside Charter School, the City of Wilmington and a DuPont Chestnut Run site were among those testing positive for coronavirus. The three are believed to be among the eight...

Updated: Another coronavirus case tied to UD community reported

The Delaware Division of Public Health (DPH) announced a seventh coronavirus (COVID-19), case. DPH had earlier announced two other cases. So far all seven individuals are associated with the University of Delaware community. The latest...

The University of Delaware extends spring break and takes other steps as more people...

The University of Delaware is extending its spring break and taking other steps in the aftermath of  coronavirus. Seven people with ties to the university have tested positive for the virus. No cases outside the...

Governor orders Delaware public schools to close for two weeks

Gov. John Carney on Friday directed all Delaware public schools close from March 16-27, to allow schools to prepare for potential spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). The following is an excerpt from a  letter  Carney...

University of Delaware closing residence halls in response to coronavirus

The University of Delaware is closing all UD owned and/or operated student housing through the end of the semester.  As of  Friday,  four people connected to the university have tested positive for COVID-19. All cases...

Sussex Tech shutting down JROTC program, due to lack of instructors

Sussex Technical High School announced the demise of its U.S. Army JROTC classes at the end of this school year. "Despite extensive research and outreach, JROTC Cadet Command has informed the district that there are...

Letter from University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis

The following was shared with members of the University of Delaware community this afternoon. Classes have been suspended for two days beginning Thursday. Dear UD community, As you may be aware, the World Health Organization today...

Three more members of University of Delaware community now believed to have coronavirus

The number of presumptive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases tied to members of the  University of Delaware community has risen to four.  Three individuals are under the age of 30 and are associated with the University of...

Chemours Co. opens Discovery Hub at the University of Delaware STAR Campus

The Chemours Company formally opened its new innovation center, The Chemours Discovery Hub, on the University of Delaware's Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus. The facility now houses more than 300 of the company's top...