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Delaware State University has received a five-year, $1,783,188 grant to partner with the Nemours Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders to establish a Delaware Comprehensive Sickle Cell Research Center.
The Early College High School (ECHS) at Delaware State University was officially christened on Sept. 2 as DSU President Harry L. Williams, Provost Alton Thompson and ECHS Director Judi
DSU’s Lori Crawford, associate professor of art, will share her works with the public in a Sept. 5 thru Oct.
DSU’s College of Agriculture and Related Sciences has been awarded more than $1.8 million from the USDA’s 1890 Institution Teaching, Research and Extension Capacity Building Grants Program.
The 2014 Convocation formally launched the 204-2015 academic year and brought home one of its alumni sons – Michael Feeney, class of 2005 – as its keynote speaker.
DSU held its annual Employee Recognition Dinner at the MLK Jr. Student Center where it recognized employee excellence and longevity. For images of the awardees, click on the below photo slideshow:
The DSU Department of Nursing held its first-ever White Coat Ceremony in honor of the latest class of students to be accepted in the Nursing Program.
Delaware State University has named Dr. Stacy Downing as its new vice president of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.
There is a new community service group at DSU – the Delaware State University Campus Lions Club.
DSU President Harry L. Williams recently paid a visit to Celal Bayar University to meet with its president, Dr. Mehmet Pakdemirli, in a visit that followed up the signing of a Memorandum of Cooperation that took place in the spring at DSU.  
In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act, the Arts Center/Gallery at Delaware State University is presenting an commemorative exhibition featuring the works of 18 artists from Sept.  
A group of DSU faculty members from the College of Mathematics, Natural Sciences and Technology have been awarded a $501,100 Major Research Instrumentation Grant from the National Science Foundation. The grant will enable the University to acquire a Scanning Electron Microscope for use in multidisciplinary research.
Delaware State University has announced the following new appointments:   Dr. Jacqueline A. Washington
An outreach program of the DSU Arts Center/Gallery (ACG) has recently been honored by Gov. Jack Markell. VSA Delaware – one of several unique outreach programs of the ACG – recently received the 2014 Governor’s Award for the Arts.
Delaware State University has announced that its keynote speaker for the University’s December Commencement Ceremony will be Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough, the widely well-regarded president of Dillard University.
Dr. Bernardine Lacey, former acting chair of the DSU Department of Nursing, has been recognized as a “Living Legend” by the American Academy of Nursing (AAN). Dr. Lacey along with three others received that honor during an Oct. 16 ceremony as part of the AAN’s Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference held in Washington, D.C.
The 2014 Mr. and Miss DSU, James Jones and Jamila Mustafa, were formally crowned during the annual Coronation Ceremony held Oct. 12 in the Education and Humanities Theatre on campus. For images of the Coronation Ceremony, click on the below link.
The men of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., have been recognized as the winner of DSU’s 2014 Divine 9 Challenge winner.