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Princeton Review and Kiplinger's Name SU a 'Best Value' College Thursday, April 24, 2014

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Guerrieri University Center Art Space Presents 'How She Hides' April 4-May 1

Andrea LechaThe Guerrieri University Center Art Space hosts the exhibit “How She Hides” by junior Andrea Lecha from April 4-May 1. Lecha grew up in Columbia, MD, as a first-generation American. Speaking Spanish as her first language, she was drawn to imagery as a visual language and started painting at age 15. She is pursuing a B.F.A., with a concentration in painting, at SU.

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Fulton Faculty Colloquia Series Continues This Spring

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

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Nabb Gallery Presents 'Delmarvans at War' Exhibit January 27-May 26

Both Union and Confederate supporters impacted families throughout the Delmarva Peninsula and further into the tri-state area in the 1860s. Salisbury University’s Edward H. Nabb Research Center for  Delmarva History and Culture commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with the exhibit “Delmarvans at War.” The installation is on display in the center’s gallery, 190 Power Street, from January 27-May 16.

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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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Guerrieri Family Foundation Announces $8 Million Gift for SU Academic Commons

Patricia R. GuerrieriOne of the Eastern Shore’s leading philanthropies, the Guerrieri Family Foundation, has announced an $8 million gift for  the construction of a new Academic Commons, including a state-of-the-art library, at Salisbury University. This is one of the largest private donations for  a capital project in the campus’ history. The gift is made in memory of Patricia R. Guerrieri, an SU alumna for  whom the new complex will be named.

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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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'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' 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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'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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'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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