​Welcome to the Center for

Historic Architecture & Design​

CHAD Collection of Mid-Atlantic Architecture Documentation​ ​​​

Faculty Promotions Announced

Trustees approve 87 faculty promotions
Source: UDaily

'The Trail to Desegregation'

Student project highlights Delaware connections to Brown v. Board of Education decision
Source: UDaily

Biden School Alumni Weekend Ice Cream Social

Join the Biden School for an Ice Cream Social to kick off UD Alumni Weekend on Friday, May 31, from 4 until 6 p.m.
Source: University of Delaware Office of Development & Alumni Relations

2025 Best Graduate Schools

UD Biden School among the top 13% of Graduate Schools of Public Affairs. We are honored to achieve rankings in the specialty areas of nonprofit management (#16), public management and leadership (#18), and public finance and budgeting (#21)
Source: UDaily

​​Alumni Spotlight

Angela Gladwell

Director, Office of Environmental Planning and Historic Preservation at the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
M.A. ’98 – Instrumental in environmental planning and federal emergency management decision making.

Laura Keeley

Community Planner with the Federal Transit Administration
Laura Keeley found success working as an Architectural Historian after graduating from the Public Planning and

Alexandra Tarantino

Architectural Historian for DelDot
Alexandra Tarantino is a University of Delaware Alumni who graduated from the Historic Preservation Master's p

Janet Sheridan

Principal, Down Jersey Heritage Research, LLC
M.A. '07 - Providing heritage preservation services, and cultural landscape research in southern New Jersey.
Center for Historic Architecture and Design (CHAD)Donate to CHAD