The College of Education and Human Development is hosting several events to help our alumni reconnect with each other during this fun-filled weekend.
CEHD Alumni Reception
Friday, June 2, from 6-8 p.m.
Perkins Student Center, 282 Academy St.
(Google map for directions)
Conversation, cuisine and cocktails Join us in Perkins Center student lounge to reunite with faculty and classmates, enjoy a delicious menu and learn about the programs we offer that are helping make a difference in the world.
Last year’s food included a pasta bar, with a chef creating made-to-order masterpieces before your very eyes. Attendees also enjoyed chicken with goat cheese, crab stuffed mushrooms and asparagus in phyllo. The featured drink was…chocolate martinis! Beer, wine and sodas were also available.
Check back in April to see what delicious treats will be served this year.
Musical entertainment will once again be provided by the Blue Hen Jazz Trio, headed by local favorite Sam Nobles.
The reception is free, but you must register for the event through Alumni Weekend.
See our 2016 event wrap-up.
Parking: Perkins Parking Garage is located adjacent to the student center on Academy Street.
Dela-bration: Immediately following the CEHD reception, alumni can walk down The Green to Alumni Weekend’s signature event (formerly known as Mug Night).
Registration Now Open: For more information or to register, go to UD’s Alumni Weekend website.
Learning Through Doing at
Sat., June 3, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Willard Hall Education Building
Education Resource Center
Join our Do2Learn open house on Saturday, June 3, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
See how you can incorporate technology, toys, games and crafts into educational lessons for your children or students.
Staff from the College of Education and Human Development will be on hand to help you design a CEHD key tag on the 3-D printer, make a flashlight with littleBits, build an airplane using Squishy Circuits, construct a building model with Kapla planks or dig into our 1,500 piece LEGO Creative box.
What IS MakerSpace? Watch this video created in 2016 announcing the grand opening of our Do2Learn center.
To register for the Learning Through Doing and other events, go to the Alumni Weekend website and click on the “Register Now” link at the top right of the page.
Dr. Jill Biden to receive Alumni Wall of Fame Award
Join us on Saturday, June 3, as CEHD Alumna Jill Biden is honored with the University of Delaware Alumni Associations’ Alumni Wall of Fame Award. Presented to graduates who exhibit outstanding professional and public service achievements, Dr. Biden, Ed.D ’06, will receive the award during a ceremony at the Roselle Center for the Arts at 5 p.m.