Tag Archives: University of Delaware

Newark Branch NAACP statement on University of Delaware Diversity Plan

The Newark Branch NAACP thanks the University of Delaware for making the draft of their Action Plan for Diversity publicly available. We will be carefully reviewing the Action Plan to evaluate its ability to meet the present and future needs of the community, including enhancements to people of color and low-income student recruitment, retention and

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Newark Branch NAACP writes Joint Finance Committee on racial disparities at the University of Delaware

Dear Representative Melanie George Smith & Senator Harris McDowell, III Co-Chairs of the Joint Finance Committee: We are writing in regard to the issue of Racial Disparities at the University of Delaware in Newark -UD Campus. We have spoken to the President of the UD College Chapter of the NAACP and she expressed concern about

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UD invites Newark area residents to a community meeting to discuss the future of the University

  The University of Delaware is inviting Newark residents to a community meeting to discuss the future of the University and its strategic plan. When:  Wednesday, November 5, 2014 from 6:30-8 p.m. Where:  St. Thomas More Oratory, 45 Lovett Avenue, Newark DE 19711 (parking is available in back of the oratory). From UDaily: Residents of

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University of Delaware study: racial images shape opinion on voter ID laws

The University of Delaware’s Center for Political Communication has released analysis of a newly-published national study of race and voter ID laws.  The news release about the study stated: The study reveals that seeing a photograph of an African American voter and poll worker affected how white respondents answered a survey question about voter ID

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