University of Delaware - Physics & Astronomy

North Studio Portfolio

Challenge:
• Every single department at the University of Delaware was asked to develop any new site in Drupal
• After two years in development and not a single site ready for launch, the Department of Physics & Astronomy decided to source help externally
• Some key functional requirements focused around course integration and faculty research presentation

Solutions:
• In three months northStudio created their Drupal CMS which soon became the model and showcase CMS for the University
• Created a visually appealing web presence with a design that improved site usability
• The site features JavaScript carousel content; JavaScript tabbed content; instructor, course, and semester management by cross-referencing; directory and search; events calendar with filters; and enhanced functionality for in-house updates
• In addition, we Search Engine Optimized the site which has resulted in the site being on the first page of Google for their key word terms