Delaware State University has received $1.6 million in federal funding. (Delaware State University photo)

Delaware State gets $1.6M from US for 3 projects

Ken MammarellaGovernment, Headlines

Delaware State University has received $1.6 million in federal funding, the state’s Congressional delegation announced on Monday. The funding for the Dover university includes $866,000 for an agriculture incubator, $300,000 for a mentoring project for young Black men that will provide summer jobs to 80 Black male DSU students and $490,000 to establish a Space Center within the existing Optical …

The new Delaware State University Hornets bobblehead.

Go, Hornets, go! DSU mascot becomes a bobblehead

Ken MammarellaCulture, Headlines

The Delaware State University Hornets are getting their own officially licensed bobbleheads, part of a limited-edition series for 13 Historically Black Colleges and Universities. The bobbleheads are produced by the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum. They were released in celebration of Black History Month, but the Hornet bobbleheads won’t be scheduled to ship until April. Each bobblehead is …

Former Sanford coach, players face off in Route 1 Rivalry 

Nick HallidayHeadlines, Sports

Jyare Davis and Corey Perkins sticking each other during Delaware vs Delaware State basketball game the two are former teammates from Sanford   The University of Delaware Blue Hens made the trip down Route 1 to face Delaware State University Wednesday night for the Route 1 Rivalry basketball game. UD returned home with a 59-48 victory, but this year’s game …