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Princeton Review and Kiplinger's Name SU a 'Best Value' College Monday, October 20, 2014

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

Salisbury 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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Bobbi Biron Theatre Program Presents 'King Lear' October 9-19

SALISBURY, MD---One of Shakespeare’s masterworks comes to Salisbury University as the Bobbi Biron Theatre Program presents King Lear Thursday-Sunday, October 9-12 and 16-19. Directed by Dr. T. Paul Pfeiffer, chair of the Theatre and Dance Department, curtain is 8 p.m., 2 p.m. Sundays.

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Requests Sought for 'I Love Salisbury' Cleanup Day

Hundreds of Salisbury University students are expected to help clean up public, private and non-profit properties during the seventh annual “I Love Salisbury” event Saturday, November 8. Individuals and non-profits seeking assistance with yard work, cleaning, sweeping and other household chores should fill out an online request for m at by Friday, October 31.

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SU Alumnus Danny Flexner to Present 'Benefits of Gaming' Wednesday, October 22

Salisbury University alumnus Danny Flexner returns to his Alma Mater to present the talk “The Video Game Industry and the Benefits of Gaming” 11 a.m. Wednesday, October 22, in Teacher Education and Technology Center Room 152.

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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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Solar Airstream Fab Lab Lecture and Demonstration at SU October 20-21

Visiting artists Coral Lambert and Paul Higham come to Salisbury University for  a lecture and demonstration in the Solar Airstream Fab Lab, a silver 1960s-era travel trailer converted by them into a digital sculpture lab and research studio. They discuss their work during a lecture at 6 p.m. Monday, October 20, in Fulton Hall Room 111. The Solar Airstream Fab Lab will be parked at Red Square on Tuesday afternoon, October 21. Demonstrations are noon-2 and 3-5 p.m.

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Nabb Research Center to Preserve Delmarva Poultry Industry Archives

Delmarva Poultry Industry, Inc. (DPI) and the Edward H. Nabb Research Center for  Delmarva History and Culture at Salisbury University have joined for ces to preserve the history of Delmarva’s chicken industry. DPI’s collection of tens of thousands of newspaper and magazine stories from the early 1950s-2001 has been transferred to the Nabb Center for  proper storage and accessibility to the general public.

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SU Named Among '50 Great Affordable Eco-Friendly Colleges'

Best Choice Schools, a website dedicated to providing college information for  students, recently lauded Salisbury University’s “green” efforts … in more ways than one. The site has named SU among the nation’s “50 Great Affordable Eco-Friendly Colleges.”

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SU Hosts 'Connected' Screening, Discussion Wednesday, October 22

Salisbury University’s Smart Growth Club and the Wicomico Environmental Trust hosts a screening of the documentary Connected: A Film for  Change 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, in Devilbiss Hall Room 123. British filmmakers Paul and Kate Maple spent four years traveling throughout Europe to show how ecology unites the planet and seek answers to challenges humans face in a world driven by industry and gross domestic products.

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Schwaab Discusses National Aquarium's New Dolphin Policies at SU Wednesday, October 22

The National Aquarium at Baltimore made international headlines earlier this year when officials announced they were considering ending the facility’s captive dolphin program after 33 years. Eric Schwaab, the aquarium’s senior vice president and chief conservation officer, discusses changes in the organization’s practices during the presentation “Dolphins and Aquaria: The National Aquarium and Its New Policies” 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, in Room 243 of Salisbury University’s Henson Science Hall. The talk is part of SU’s Environmental Studies Colloquium Series.

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SU Art Galleries Presents 'Work. Respect. Dignity.'

Immigration is a hot topic in the media on a near-daily basis … but the stories of immigrants themselves seldom receive as much attention.  Pictures help share some of these tales during the Salisbury University Art Galleries exhibit “Work. Respect. Dignity. Shared Images and Stories of Maryland’s Eastern Shore Immigrants: An Exhibition of Photographs by Earl Dotter and the Migrant Clinicians Network.”

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Nabb Center Presents 'Mapping Delmarva's Past' Exhibit August 25-December 12

Virginia MapBefore GPS, before MapQuest, there were actual maps. Salisbury University’s Edward H. Nabb Research Center for  Delmarva History and Culture explores the area through the eyes of some of the earliest cartographers in “Mapping Delmarva’s Past.” The exhibit is on display in the center’s gallery, 190 Wayne Street, from August 25-December 12.

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Fulton Faculty Colloquia Series Continues This Fall

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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Guerrieri Center Art Space Presents Works by Kelcie Mack October 2-30

The Guerrieri University Center Art Space hosts the exhibit “Corporeal: A Study in Human Form” by Salisbury University junior B.F.A. major Kelcie Mack, October 2-30. Mack, from Spring Heights, NJ, is a member of SU’s Bellavance Honors Program, the Phi Eta Sigma freshman honor society and the Club Field Hockey team. After earning her degree from SU, she hopes to attend graduate school and work for  a museum or gallery while still producing her own art.

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SU Art Galleries Presents 'TXTED' September 2-October 25

TXTEDSalisbury University Art Galleries presents “TXTED” September 2-October 25. “TXTED” explores the ever-evolving conversation between art and language through paintings, photographs, drawings, sculpture and installation using text to illuminate conceptual metaphors, visual insights and other narratives. Curated by for mer SU Art Galleries Manager Marisa Sage, the multi-platform exhibit is spread throughout the University Gallery of Fulton Hall, Electronic Gallery (Teacher Education and Technology Center Room 128) and SU Art Galleries — Downtown Campus.

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