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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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SU Celebrates Homecoming and Family Weekend 2014

From reunions, to fun activities for  parents and students, to a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate a new $19 million Sea Gull Stadium, Salisbury University’s 2014 Homecoming and Family Weekend is packed with excitement.

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Adventures in Ideas Series Continues with 'Europe: 20th Century Journey' Saturday, October 18

From the outbreak of the first World War a century ago to the fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago, Europe was at the center of world affairs in the 1900s. Dr. Maarten Pereboom, dean of the Charles R. and Martha N. Fulton School of Liberal Arts, discusses continent’s culture and politics through a period of unprecedented violence and remarkable renewal during “Europe: 20th Century Journey.” The inaugural installment in Salisbury University’s Adventures in Ideas 2014-15 humanities seminar series, his presentation is 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, October 18, in Teacher Education and Technology Center Room 179.

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DPR Fall Membership Drive Continues Through Oct. 18

Delmarva Public Radio (DPR) invites listeners to enjoy the “Season of Giving” during its annual fall membership drive through Saturday, October 18.  The home of WSCL 89.5 FM and WSDL 90.7 FM has set a goal of $100,000 for the drive, which continues Thursday, October 14, following a weekend hiatus caused by technical difficulties that temporarily took WSCL off the air.

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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 www.salisbury.edu/campusgov/sga 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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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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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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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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SU's Hahn Publishes Book on Methods for Management and Business

With Bayesian statistics, people can better understand the world by considering prior information and statistically updating it with new data. This skill can be very useful in business, according to Dr. Eugene Hahn, associate professor in the Department of Information and Decision Sciences in Salisbury University’s Franklin P. Perdue School of Business. He demonstrates the concept in his new book Bayesian Methods for  Management and Business: Pragmatic Solutions for  Real Problems, recently released by John Wiley & Sons.

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SGA Hosts Homecoming Week October 13-18

Sammy the Sea GullFrom a battle of the bands and wing-eating contest to a parade and block party, Salisbury University’s Student Government Association rallies the campus during Homecoming Week. Activities are sponsored by the SGA; Union of African-American Students; Student Organization for  Activity Planning; Untouchables Dance, Inc; National Pan Hellenic Council; and SU’s NAACP chapter.

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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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Ratcliffe Foundation Celebrates SU Shore Hatchery Entrepreneurs

Winners from the first year of the Shore Hatchery initiative of Salisbury University’s Franklin P. Perdue School of Business recently attended a picnic with other recipients of Philip E. and Carole R. Ratcliffe Foundation funding. The gathering was hosted by Carole Ratcliffe in Talbot County.

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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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'Delmarvans at War' Exhibit Returns to Nabb Research Center August 25-December 12

Civil WarFamilies throughout the Delmarva Peninsula were greatly impacted by both Union and Confederate supporters and events during the Civil War era. 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 returns to the center’s gallery, 190 Wayne Street, from August 25-December 12.

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