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Newswise: SU Study Buddy Play Packs Aid Student, Faculty Parents
Released: 10-Nov-2022 1:10 PM EST
SU Study Buddy Play Packs Aid Student, Faculty Parents
Salisbury University

Salisbury University students love the Guerrieri Academic Commons, but for those with children, finding time to study there can be a challenge. SU Libraries is making that a little easier with Study Buddy Playtime Packs to occupy younger study partners while their parents focus on academics.

Newswise: $2.6 Million Federal Grant to Expand Unique Su Elder Fraud Investigation and Education Partnership
Released: 21-Oct-2022 3:20 PM EDT
$2.6 Million Federal Grant to Expand Unique Su Elder Fraud Investigation and Education Partnership
Salisbury University

Elder financial and high-tech fraud costs seniors over $3 billion each year. Salisbury University hopes a $2.6 million federal grant to expand its law enforcement partnership will curb that number while helping students enter the forensic accounting profession and saving costs.

Newswise: $75 Million 'We Are SU: The Campaign for Salisbury University' Comes to Successful Completion
Released: 8-Jul-2022 10:05 AM EDT
$75 Million 'We Are SU: The Campaign for Salisbury University' Comes to Successful Completion
Salisbury University

Following three years of the public phase of friend-raising and fundraising, Salisbury University and the SU Foundation, Inc., have surpassed the ambitious $75 million goal for “We Are SU: The Campaign for Salisbury University,” the largest such initiative in campus history.

Newswise: Salisbury University Names Baseball Stadium in Memory of Alumnus, Community Leader Donnie Williams
Released: 17-May-2022 3:45 PM EDT
Salisbury University Names Baseball Stadium in Memory of Alumnus, Community Leader Donnie Williams
Salisbury University

Ten years after his passing on May 17, 2012, Salisbury University honored the legacy of alumnus and community leader Donnie Williams by announcing the renaming of its varsity baseball complex in his memory.

Released: 2-Mar-2022 1:05 PM EST
Salisbury University Named Among Top 15% of U.S. Universities for Return on Investment
Salisbury University

When it comes to return on investment for graduates, Salisbury University is among the top 15% in the U.S., according to a new database released by Georgetown University. Out of 4,500 institutions, the center ranked SU No. 655 for return on investment for students 40 years after graduation.

Released: 28-Feb-2022 3:00 PM EST
Salisbury University Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Students and Scholars
Salisbury University

Salisbury University has been named among the nation’s top producers of Fulbright Students by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs for the fifth year, and one of the leading producers of Fulbright Scholars. SU is one of only five institutions to make both lists.

Newswise: $8.9 Million Miles Estate Gifts Benefit Three Maryland Higher Education Institutions
Released: 25-Feb-2022 11:30 AM EST
$8.9 Million Miles Estate Gifts Benefit Three Maryland Higher Education Institutions
Salisbury University

The legacy of late NASA engineer George E. Miles will live on through students on Maryland's Lower Eastern Shore, thanks to gifts from his estate to benefit scholarships at Salisbury University, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Wor-Wic Community College.

Newswise: SU's Wight Named Among Maryland's Leading Higher Education Influencers
Released: 29-Oct-2021 4:55 PM EDT
SU's Wight Named Among Maryland's Leading Higher Education Influencers
Salisbury University

Salisbury University President Charles Wight has been named among Maryland’s leading higher education influencers. Wight joins 29 other college, university and University System of Maryland administrators, faculty and advocates in the Daily Record’s inaugural “Power 30 Higher Education” compilation.

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Released: 18-Oct-2021 9:15 AM EDT
Salisbury University Launches New Brand: 'Make Tomorrow Yours'
Salisbury University

What comes to mind when students, faculty, staff, families, alumni, supporters and others think about Salisbury University? This week, the nearly-century-old institution answered that question with the launch of its new brand initiative: “Make Tomorrow Yours.”

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Released: 7-Oct-2021 10:00 AM EDT
Salisbury University President Charles Wight to Retire June 30
Salisbury University

Salisbury University President Charles Wight has announced that he will retire from his position at the end of the current academic and fiscal year on Thursday, June 30. He will continue at SU as part-time faculty in the Chemistry Department.

Released: 7-Dec-2020 3:25 PM EST
Salisbury U: How the University System of Maryland's Last In-Person Campus Made It Through the Fall
Salisbury University

When Salisbury University students returned to campus after Thanksgiving, they were the only students in the University System of Maryland — and part of a dwindling number nationwide — allowed to do so. The milestone was made possible, in part, due to SU's aggressive approach to battling the virus.

Released: 8-Sep-2020 4:40 PM EDT
Salisbury University Announces Clarke Honors College with $1.5 Million Endowment
Salisbury University

For Bob Clarke and Glenda Chatham, Salisbury University was a special place when they met on campus in 1968. The couple hopes to make the institution even more special for students today, announcing a $1.5 million endowment for the SU Honors College, which now bears their name.

Released: 23-Jul-2020 1:10 PM EDT
Salisbury University Expands Test-Optional Admissions for Students Applying for 2021
Salisbury University

In 2006, Salisbury University became the first campus in the University System of Maryland with a test-optional admissions policy for students with cumulative high school grade point averages of 3.5 or higher. Now, SU is expanding the policy to all current high school students applying to enroll in 2021 to help ease some of the burden caused by COVID-19.

Released: 4-Apr-2020 12:05 PM EDT
Salisbury University Leads University System of Maryland in Student Services During COVID-19
Salisbury University

From $10 million in refunds processed in one week, to residence hall move-outs scheduled to emphasize social distancing, to definitive Commencement plans, to a Student Emergency Fund and more, Salisbury University is leading the University System of Maryland in student services during COVID-19.

Released: 26-Feb-2020 2:45 PM EST
'Shark Tank' Casting Call Returns to Salisbury University (MD)
Salisbury University

Have a million-dollar idea? Want to pitch it to Shark Tank? 47ABC and Salisbury University’s Franklin P. Perdue School of Business recently announced the return of the Shark Tank casting call to Salisbury, MD. The event will take place Saturday, April 18.

Released: 12-Feb-2020 11:20 AM EST
Salisbury University Earns Prestigious Carnegie Community Engagement Classification
Salisbury University

Salisbury University has long touted civic engagement as a pillar of education. Recently, SU received the Carnegie Community Engagement Classification, recognizing the University’s commitment to community-engaged learning. Salisbury is one of only 359 campuses nationwide to hold this distinction.

Released: 12-Feb-2020 11:10 AM EST
Salisbury University Again Named Among Nation's Top Fulbright Student Producers
Salisbury University

Salisbury University has been named among the nation’s top producers of Fulbright Students by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs for the third consecutive year. Top-producing campuses were highlighted in The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Released: 13-Aug-2019 4:05 PM EDT
Salisbury University earns $2.1M Federal Grant for Migrant Farm Workers Interested in Education Degrees
Salisbury University

Salisbury University has received a five-year, $2.1 million College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) award from the Department of Education. The funding will assist first-year, full-time students who are engaged, or whose parents are engaged, in migrant and other seasonal farm work.

Released: 19-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT
Salisbury University Launches $75 Million 'We Are SU' Fundraising Campaign
Salisbury University

Salisbury University's new $75 million "We Are SU" fundraising campaign is the largest in campus history. The initiative focuses on student scholarships, and faculty and academic enhancements.

Released: 16-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT
Republican Bill Weld to Inaugurate U.S. Presidential Candidate Forum Series at Salisbury University
Salisbury University

Salisbury University, the Greater Salisbury Committee and the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce bring U.S. presidential hopefuls to the Eastern Shore through a new series, “Visits with the U.S. Presidential Candidates.” The first guest is former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld on Tuesday, June 4.

Released: 26-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
SU Believed First in Maryland to Sign Hemp Research Agreements
Salisbury University

Salisbury University has signed the first agreements with prospective industrial hemp growers under a new Maryland Department of Agriculture pilot program to legalize the crop with a university research component.

Released: 29-Aug-2018 11:05 AM EDT
Salisbury University Senior Wins Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry
Salisbury University

A Salisbury University student raised on Maryland's Eastern Shore has won one of the United States’ most prominent literary prizes. Emma DePanise, who grew up in Queenstown, MD, is winner of the 2018 Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry.

Released: 10-Aug-2018 10:05 AM EDT
SU Arboretum First in Maryland to Earn ArbNet Level III Accreditation
Salisbury University

With over 2,700 recorded trees, Salisbury University is comprised of some of the most horticulturally diverse grounds in its region. SU recently became the first in Maryland to receive Level III accreditation from the ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program and the Morton Register of Arboreta.

Released: 3-Apr-2018 9:05 AM EDT
Dr. Charles Wight Named New President of Salisbury University
Salisbury University

The University System of Maryland Board of Regents has appointed Dr. Charles Wight president of Salisbury University, beginning July 1, 2018. Wight will succeed Dr. Janet Dudley-Eshbach, who announced last fall her plans to step down from the position after 18 years.

Released: 11-Jan-2018 1:05 PM EST
Southerland Named SU Associate Vice President of Student Affairs
Salisbury University

Dr. Wallace Southerland III recently was appointed associate vice president of student affairs at Salisbury University.

Released: 29-Nov-2017 4:45 PM EST
'Library Journal' Names Salisbury University's Guerrieri Academic Commons Among 'Uncommon Common Spaces'
Salisbury University

Salisbury University’s award-winning Patricia R. Guerrieri Academic Commons (GAC) is a little … uncommon. And that’s a good thing. Library Journal recently highlighted the facility among three “Uncommon Common Spaces” in its annual “Year in Architecture” feature.

Released: 27-Oct-2017 10:05 AM EDT
Ratcliffe Foundation Announces $1 Million to Continue Shore Hatchery at SU
Salisbury University

A Salisbury University program to help create jobs throughout the mid-Atlantic will continue another five years, thanks to a new $1 million gift from the Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation of Baltimore.

   

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