Hallett’s work has an impact on students

SALISBURY — Most final projects mean an end to a course and the conclusion of a semester. At Salisbury University, however, one graduate student’s final project could have a lasting impact on nursing students for years to come. Brooke Hallett of Hurlock developed a pediatric seizure simulation for SU’s Richard A. Henson Medical Simulation Center […]

Town Square, May 6, 2020

Town Square is an opinion column to which readers can submit their views. As a true community newspaper, we’re always looking for ways to include local thought and pertinent viewpoints. This column is a way to share those thoughts. Civility and fair comment will always prevail.Protesters from the group Reopen Maryland traveled from Frederick to […]

SU sings the praises of performing students

SALISBURY — Salisbury University students and faculty in the Music, Theatre and Dance Department made quick adjustments for this year’s National Association of Teachers of Singing Mid-Atlantic Region auditions, which turned to an online video format from the original in-person auditions scheduled for March 13-14 in Columbia, S.C. The students’ flexibility paid off, with seven […]

Jail and correctional officers graduate

SALISBURY — Thirty-five jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset, Dorchester, Talbot and Caroline counties graduated in the 105th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy (ESCJA) operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury. Graduation exercises, which were held in Guerrieri Hall on the college campus, featured a commencement address by Walter […]

‘Out of the Box’ exhibit open at SU

SALISBURY —Salisbury University’s Edward H. Nabb Research Center for Delmarva History and Culture has thousands of holdings in its vast collections. Tucked away in boxes and on shelves in a climate-controlled environment, many items are used by researchers, but only a fraction have ever been displayed. “Out of the Box: The Archives at the Nabb […]

SU to present “Years of Resilience” series

SALISBURY — This fall Salisbury University recognizes a significant event in U.S. history with “1619-2019: 400 Years of Resilience.” The series, which began with a Healing Day National Bell Ringing event Aug. 25 in Red Square, reflects on the inception of the enslavement of people of African descent in the U.S and its effects. The […]

$6.2M in nursing grants awarded

BALTIMORE — The Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Secretary, Dr. James D. Fielder, announced that nearly $6.2 million was awarded for 17 Competitive Institutional Grant proposals at nine Maryland nursing programs by MHEC’s Nurse Support Program II (NSP II). The FY 2020 Competitive Institutional Grant awards include one-year planning grants, three- year full implementation grants, […]

Grant to prepare SU nurses as clinical teachers

SALISBURY — A team of faculty from Salisbury University’s School of Nursing received a $149,998 planning grant from the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) Nurse Support Program-II to develop and pilot a program to expand the preparation of experienced nurses for clinical teaching positions in Maryland’s nursing programs. Drs. Lisa Seldomridge, Judy Jarosinski and Tina […]

12 SU vocalists featured at Christ Church

CAMBRIDGE — The Christ Church Cambridge Concert Series will present 12 award-winning vocalists from Salisbury University in a program “ From Baroque to Broadway” on May 19 at 4 p.m. Produced and directed by internationally renowned tenor, Dr. John Wesley Wright (associate professor at Salisbury’s Department of Music, Theater, and Dance ) will showcase the […]