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President's Distinguished Community Leadership Award Nominations Open

Know a person or organization that is making a difference in the community? Salisbury University wants to hear about them! SU’s Town-Gown Council is accepting nominations for  its 2015 President’s Distinguished Community Leadership Awards. Awards are presented in two categories: organization and individual. Winners will be recognized during SU’s Spring Commencement.

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Applications Accepted for 11th 'Big Event' Cleanup Day

Salisbury University students unite to help the community during the 11th annual Big Event community cleanup day, sponsored by the Student Government Association (SGA) Saturday, April 18. During the community service project, some 600 SU students help campus neighbors with household chores such as raking leaves, cleaning attics and painting. Properties surrounding SU are eligible. The deadline for  applications is Sunday, April 5.

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Sebert Exhibit at SU Through March 31

SALISBURY, MD---The Guerrieri University Center Art Space hosts the exhibit “Rorschach” by Salisbury University senior Thomas Sebert through Tuesday, March 31. Pursuing his B.F.A. with a concentration in photography, Sebert was born in Annapolis and raised in Pasadena, MD. His attention to detail led him to enjoy working in abstraction.

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SU's Fulton School of Liberal Arts 25th Anniversary Celebration Rescheduled March 28

Salisbury University’s Charles R. and Martha N. Fulton School of Liberal Arts celebrates its 25th anniversary with a special event 4-7 p.m. Saturday, March 28, in Fulton Hall. The event was rescheduled from Friday, March 6, due to inclement weather.

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'Changing Climate, Changing World' Lecture Series Scheduled January 26-May 11

Faculty from multiple disciplines present their unique takes on the implications of climate change during the semester-long lecture series “Changing Climate, Changing World.” Lectures are 7 p.m. Mondays, January 26-May 11 (excluding March 16), in Henson Science Hall Room 243. Each talk will stand on its own, with no previous attendance required.

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SU Celebrates Women's History Month

Mitzi PerdueSalisbury University celebrates Women’s History Month with a series of presentations, films and special events in March. Sponsored by the SU Women’s History Month Committee, admission to all events is free unless otherwise noted, and the public is invited.

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SU Student Art Center Hosts 'Idiosyncrasies' Exhibit Through March 27

Salisbury University art majors Claire Dupree and Julianne Durkin, both pursuing a B.F.A. with a concentration in painting, display their works during the exhibit “Idiosyncrasies” through Friday, March 27, at SU’s Student Art Center, 303 College Avenue.

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SU Entrepreneurship Competition Entries Accepted

Have an idea to create a new business or transform an existing one? Want to win a share of up to $100,000 in cash and prizes? Salisbury University students across all majors are invited to participate in the Franklin P. Perdue School of Business’ 2015 Entrepreneurship Competitions on Friday, May 8. To enter the competitions, students must submit an online application and business plan, including exhibits and poster, via the links on the Entrepreneurship Competition website by Monday, April 20. The submission period opens Friday, March 6.

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SU Celebrates Music in Our Schools Month

Salisbury University celebrates Music in Our Schools Month with a series of performances March 4-28. Past winners and participants in the Maryland competition of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) join other SU voice students to inaugurate the series with a Singers’ Showcase on Wednesday, March 4.

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Fulton Faculty Colloquia Series Continues

Faculty in Salisbury University’s Charles R. and Martha N. Fulton School of Liberal Arts share their research and expertise during this academic year’s Fulton Faculty Colloquia series. Presentations are 3:30 p.m. select Tuesdays from September-April in Teacher Education and Technology Center Room 152.

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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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'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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