Monday, December 09, 2013
University System of Maryland Celebrates 25 Years
The University System of Maryland (USM) is 25 years old, and the SU community is invited to participate in the celebration. Throughout the 2013-14 academic year, the milestone will be observed with a look at the positive impact that USM has had — and continues to have — on the quality of life in Maryland and beyond. Visit www.usmd.edu/25 for a USM timeline, a link to the story of how the system came to be, and some interesting facts about the system’s impact.
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'Kiplingers' Names SU Among 100 Best Values for Fifth Year
For the fifth consecutive year, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine has named Salisbury University one of its Top 100 “Best Values in Public Colleges." Featured in the February 2013 edition, SU and the other campuses listed “deliver academic quality and affordability,” the magazine said.
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'U.S. News' Names SU Among 'Best Colleges'
U.S. News & World Report has named Salisbury University one of its Best Colleges for 2014. “Our award-winning faculty and dedicated staff help attract, teach and support outstanding students,” said Dr. Diane Allen, SU provost and senior vice president of academic affairs. “Rankings like these are a tribute to their hard work.”
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'Princeton Review' Again Names SU Among 'Best Colleges'
“Salisbury strives not only to challenge students academically, but to make them well-rounded as possible.” “I have met so many amazing, captivating professors while at Salisbury. They make the classes interesting and real.” This is what students are saying about Salisbury University in The Princeton Review’s recently released The Best 378 Colleges. This marks the 15th consecutive year SU has been included in the national guidebook.
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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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