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Coast Day Essay Contest

Coast Day essay contest

Fifth graders are invited to participate in the annual Coast Day essay contest by answering the question, “How do you discover the land, air and water around Delaware?”

Ship of opportunity

As families make their way down to the beach each summer day, a pleasant breeze moves up the sand to greet them. Known as the sea breeze, this gentle air current originates over the open water...more
Climate for Educators

Climate for educators

Twenty-five educators from Delaware and Maryland will head to the University of Delaware's Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes on Wednesday, July 22, to study how solar and wind energy could help to...more
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Blue crab trivia contest

Community members with a penchant for blue crabs can earn a judging position at the University of Delaware’s 26th annual ...more