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UD alumna Debbie Ellingsworth will offer a tailgate cooking demonstration on Sept. 16 at Delaware Stadium.

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Tailgate cooking demonstration to be held at Delaware Stadium


8:32 a.m., Sept. 6, 2013--A University of Delaware graduate is offering a tailgate cooking demonstration for fellow alumni on Monday evening, Sept. 16, at Delaware Stadium.

Debbie Ellingsworth of the Class of 1977, chef at the Vita Nova restaurant in the Trabant University Center on campus, will highlight top tailgate dishes during the event, which will be held from 6-9 p.m.

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Other alumni activities are as follows:

Wednesday, Sept. 11, 5:30 p.m.: Art History Graduate Student Lecture Series. Lauren Petersen, associate professor of art history at UD, will inaugurate the 2013-14 Department of Art History Graduate Student Lecture Series with a presentation titled “Slaves in the Streets of Pompeii: Through the Thicks and Thins of Urban Movement.”

Thursday, Sept. 12, 5 p.m.: A Philadelphia welcome. The Philadelphia Alumni Club will welcome members of the Class of 2013 during a special happy hour event.

Saturday, Sept. 14, 12:30 p.m.: UD vs. Navy football tailgate. Enjoy a tailgate with fellow Blue Hens in Annapolis before the UD football team takes on the Navy for the last time.

Friday, Sept. 20, 5 p.m.: Baseball series: Tampa Bay. Join Tampa Bay Blue Hens for the annual summer baseball game as the Tampa Bay Rays take on the Baltimore Orioles, preceded by a reception at Ferg's Sports Bar.

Saturday, Sept. 21, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. or 1-5 p.m.: UD Day of Service. Alumni are invited to participate in the UD Day of Service by volunteering at the Pennsylvania Horticulture Society Fall Garden Festival, to be held at the Philadelphia Navy Yard on South Broad Street.

Wednesday, Sept. 25, 5:30 p.m.: Art History Graduate Student Lecture Series. Janis Tomlinson, director of University Museums, will present a talk titled “From Capricho to Fatal Consequences: Goya’s Imagery of War."

Thursday, Sept. 26, 11 a.m.: UD Career Fair. The UD Fall Career Fair will be held at the Bob Carpenter Center, and alumni and students are welcome.

Thursday, Sept. 26, 5:30 p.m.: CEOE School of Marine Science and Policy reception. Nancy Targett, dean of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment invites alumni to celebrate Lee Anderson's extensive UD career during a special event at the Circle Bistro in Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, Oct. 2, 5:30 p.m.: Art History Graduate Student Lecture Series. Sarah Meister, curator in the Department of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City will present a talk.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 4:30 p.m.: CEOE Alumni Picnic. Reunite with alumni, faculty and students for a College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment event at the Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes. Charles Epifanio, professor, will offer a special presentation titled “A Wild, Wet and Windy Journey: The History of Marine Science at UD.”

Saturday, Oct. 5, 6 p.m. Maryland Field of Screams. Blue Hens will gather for a happy hour and trip to the Field of Screams in Olney, Md.

Sunday, Oct. 6, 10 a.m.: Coast Day breakfast. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment alumni and the families are invited to a special breakfast at Coast Day at the Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes.

Oct. 7-13: Homecoming Week. A variety of activities for alumni are being planning during Homecoming Week.

The Office of Alumni Relations recognizes and thanks the UD Alumni Association for its support of several of these events.

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