“We Are SU” Campaign Raises $75.1-Million

Photo courtesy of Salisbury University

Salisbury University’s largest-ever campaign has exceeded its goal of $75-million. The “We Are S.U.” campaign lasted three years, and in all has raised more than $75.1-million. “This is an exciting day for Salisbury University,” SU President Charles Wight said. “This campaign has been an incredible effort from each and every person associated with SU who…

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Local Man’s Estate Provides Lasting Educational Legacy

George E. Miles (photo provided by Salisbury University)
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Three colleges and universities on the Eastern Shore are getting shares of $8.9-million in gifts from the estate of a Salisbury-area resident. The funds will go toward scholarships and financial aid. George E- Miles, who was raised in Memphis, graduated from Georgia Tech and worked at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, spent most of his adult…

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Salisbury University Donates Thousands Of COVID-19 Rapid Test Kits

Pictured, from left, are Michele Ennis, Lower Eastern Shore Vulnerable Populations Task Force coordinator; Richard Hutson, Lower Shore Vulnerable Populations Task Force bilingual program and outreach director; and Natalie Booth, SU Campus Health nurse. Photo courtesy of Salisbury University

Salisbury University has donated about 4,000 COVID-19 rapid antigen tests to local organizations that serve the area’s homeless population. The Lower Shore Vulnerable Populations Task Force will make the tests available. Organizations that may offer these kits include HOPE Center, Hands and Hearts Ending Homelessness, Fenix Youth Project, Salisbury Christian Shelter, Salisbury Housing First, Rebirth…

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Salisbury University Inaugurates New President

Wednesday served as the official Inauguration of Salisbury University’s new President Dr. Charles Wight, after serving months in the role. Dr. Wight was inaugurated as the University’s ninth President in a ceremony that included state officials, faculty and students. Notably, the Chancellor of the University System of Maryland Dr. Robert Caret delivered remarks. In his…

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