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Princeton Review and Kiplinger's Name SU a 'Best Value' College Friday, November 28, 2014

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SU Art Galleries Presents 'Nocturne' by Kathleen Scott

Artist Kathleen Scott explores the intrinsic connection between memory and mortality in the exhibit “Nocturne” November 21-January 10 at the Salisbury University Art Galleries – Downtown Campus. She presents an artist talk 5:30 p.m. Thursday, November 20, in Fulton Hall Room 111. A workshop is 10 a.m. Friday, November 21, in Fulton Hall Room 225 A reception is 5-8 p.m. November 21 during the Salisbury Arts & Entertainment District’s monthly 3rd Friday celebration.


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Ballroom Dance Classes Held at SU This Fall

With origins in 19th-century England, ballroom dancing has maintained its popularity over centuries. As part of its fall “Europe: Old and New” cultural events series, Salisbury University offers a series of ballroom dance classes taught by instructor Marly Lynk 5 p.m. select Mondays in the Great Hall of Holloway Hall.

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SU Art Galleries Hosts Annual Holiday Art Exhibition and Sale

Holiday SaleSalisbury University Art Galleries holds its annual Chrismahanukwanzakah Holiday Art Exhibition and Sale November 21-December 13 at its Downtown Campus, 118-120 N. Division St. Participants provide their own artworks in a variety of media, including ornaments, ceramic vessels, prints and other handmade items. Each piece is unique.

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SU Art Galleries Seeks Exhibition Proposals

Salisbury University Art Galleries invites proposals for  solo, group and curated exhibitions. The opportunity is open to all media, including but not limited to ceramics, glass, sculpture, painting, drawing, printmaking, new media, video, performance, sound and installation. The deadline is Friday, December 5.

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Remember Caruthers Hall With a Commemorative Brick

For community members who have special memories of Caruthers Hall and the campus school, a limited number of bricks from the building are available through the University’s Alumni Office and its website. Each brick has a commemorative plaque that reads: “Salisbury State Teachers College Demonstration School to Salisbury University Caruthers Hall, 1955-2013, the foundation on which educational excellence was built.”

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Salisbury University Officially Breaks Ground on Patricia R. Guerrieri Academic Commons

GroundbreakingWith broad smiles and shiny shovels, Salisbury University, its friends and supporters broke ground today on the Patricia R. Guerrieri Academic Commons (GAC). At 224,071 square feet, the $111.4 million facility will be the largest academic building in SU history. Home for  a sorely needed new library, with it comes a reconfiguration of University classroom, research and study space in a manner that planners predict will change campus dynamics. The GAC is a conscious attempt to transform learning at the institution—in ways which will not only impact how students and faculty interact, but, potentially, how the Lower Eastern Shore relates to the SU academic community.

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SU Breaks Ground on New $19M Sea Gull Stadium During Homecoming

Sea Gull Stadium renderingSalisbury University’s 2014 Homecoming and Family Weekend has a special significance for  SU athletics and its fans: On Saturday, October 18, the University unveils the designs of its new $19 million stadium, as well as a planned $10 million renovation of its athletics fields and other facilities. This comes at the official groundbreaking for  Sea Gull Stadium.

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'Kiplinger's' Again Ranks SU Among 100 Best Values

KiplingersFor the sixth consecutive year, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has named Salisbury University one of its Top 100 “Best Values in Public Colleges.” SU and the other campuses on the 2014 list “deliver academic quality and affordability,” the magazine said. Academics carry more weight in the for mula Kiplinger’s uses. Each institution is ranked based on several factors, including in-state and out-of-state costs. SU is No. 63 for  in-state, up from No. 72 in 2013. For out-of-state students, SU is ranked No. 44.

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Princeton Review Names SU Among 'Best 379 Colleges'

"The professors here are down-to-earth, friendly, and just passionate about what they are teaching.” You learn “lessons that you will be able to take far beyond the classroom. They don’t teach so that you will pass a test, they teach for  life. They’re awesome.” These are some of the student comments about Salisbury University in The Princeton Review’s new 2015 edition of The Best 379 Colleges.

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'U.S. News' Again Names SU Among 'Best Colleges'

U.S. News & World ReportU.S. News & World Report today named Salisbury University one of its Best Colleges for  2014. The 573 universities in the Best Regional Universities category are split among four geographic areas — North, South, Midwest and West. In the northern region, SU ranked 65th in the top tier among 181 publics and privates. It also was named among the “Best Colleges for  Vets” and “A-plus Schools for  B Students.”

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'Princeton Review' Names SU a 'Best Value'

Princeton Review Best Value CollegesThe Princeton Review, in partnership with USA Today, has named Salisbury University among its Top 80 “Best Value” Public Colleges in the nation for  2014. The accolade comes on the heels of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance’s recently naming SU among its Top 100 “Best Values in Public Colleges.” The Princeton Review lauds SU’s “stellar academic programs coupled with the benefit of a state school price tag.”

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'Kiplinger's' Names SU Among 'Best College Values Under $30,000'

Kiplinger's Personal FinanceA Salisbury University education continues to be one of the nation’s best values, according to Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine. The publication recently named SU among its “25 Best College Values Under $30,000 a year.” The honor comes on the heels of Kiplinger’s naming SU among the Top 100 “Best Values in Public Colleges” for  the past six years. The “25 Best” ranking is part of the publication’s new online “College Finder” tool for  parents and prospective students.

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Emergency Notification Registration Available for Campus Community

As part of ongoing efforts to ensure the safety of the campus community, Salisbury University has implemented an emergency notification system that sends text and voice messages in the event of an emergency.  Students, faculty and staff must register to receive the emergency alerts.

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