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    These UMES alums are glad to have pebbles in their (golf) shoes

    One of the PGA tour's signature golf tournaments takes place at the Pebble Beach Resorts each February and two newly minted UMES alumni will be working on the 2017 edition from a front-row seat.

    Friday, January 20, 2017
    A United Nations flag plaza on wheels

    Dec. 18, 2016 - UMES' Department of Technology is all about teaching students how to tackle real-life problems with practical solutions, and found just such a challenge just a few doors away on campus...

    Sunday, December 18, 2016
    All eyes are on the Class of 2016

    Dec. 16, 2016 - UMES handed out 318 degrees at its 20th winter commencement exercises and recognized three retired educators who taught a combined 98 years at the university.

    Friday, December 16, 2016
    Holy Cow! Phil Rizzuto would love UMES' baseball team

    Dec. 12, 2016 – UMES students have been seen on campus during the fall semester sporting hot, new rides -  muscular versions of kick scooters.

    Monday, December 12, 2016
    'Badjo Suit' lives on

    Dec. 9, 2016 - A University of Maryland Eastern Shore professor and an upstart company founded by a 2015 alumnus have been awarded a $100,000 grant from the Maryland Industrial Partnerships Program ...

    Friday, December 9, 2016
    UMES president testifies on Capitol Hill

    Dec. 7, 2016 – UMES President Juliette B. Bell testified today before a Congressional committee where she urged it to fund scholarships specifically for minorities who want to pursue careers in agr..

    Wednesday, December 7, 2016
    UMES prepares for 2016 winter commencement

    Dec. 5, 2016 - Three retired University of Maryland Eastern Shore educators with nearly a century of combined service will be among those singled out for recognition during winter commencement ...

    Monday, December 5, 2016
    It’s 3-in-a-row for UMES’ physical therapy program

    Dec. 1, 2016 – For the third year in a row, all of the most recent group of graduate students who earned doctorates in physical therapy from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore passed the natio...

    Thursday, December 1, 2016
    “Everything I’ve dreamed of …”

    Nov. 18, 2016 - Angelica Garcia-Randle answers to many titles; recording artist, graphic designer, photographer, Episcopal missionary worker. She's working on adding college graduate to that list.

    Friday, November 18, 2016
    Retired Army Vet eyes PGA golf management career

    Nov. 11, 2016 - James Robinson of Hampton Roads, Va., a 20-year U.S. Army veteran is using his G.I. Bill benefits to pursue a college degree in golf management from the University of Maryland Eastern ...

    Friday, November 11, 2016
    UMES Concert Choir salutes veterans

    UMES Concert Choir salutes veterans   PRINCESS ANNE, MD- (Nov. 4, 2016) – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Concert Choir salutes active U.S. servicemen and women and veterans a...

    Friday, November 4, 2016
    Winko! Blinko! Mr. Plinko works @ UMES

    Nov. 4, 2016 - UMES webmaster Jeremy Townsend was in the right place at the right time when "The Price is Right Live" visited the Eastern Shore in mid-October.

    Friday, November 4, 2016
    An interesting time to cast my first vote for president

    Nov. 3, 2016 - Most political scene observers agree the 2016 presidential campaign has been unlike any other in modern history. So we asked UMES observers what they see and think about the race.

    Thursday, November 3, 2016
    Two winners emerge from 2016 CISCO sales competition

    Nov. 2, 2016 - Junior Waunye Seawell and senior Christian Walston were winners in the 2nd annual CISCO Invitational Sales Competition organized by UMES' Career & Professional Development Center.

    Wednesday, November 2, 2016
    Nemazie photographs on exhibit at Mosely Gallery

    Nemazie photographs on exhibit at Mosely Gallery   PRINCESS ANNE, MD – Local photographer and world traveler Cheryl Nemazie presents, “A Career in Balance; Capturing the World from Bot...

    Wednesday, October 26, 2016
    Sugar beets ~ a reliable source of biofuel?

    Oct. 21, 2016 - A team of researchers that includes UMES food science and agriculture faculty is scratching the surface of a new frontier searching for alternatives to fossil fuels that power combusti...

    Friday, October 21, 2016
    UMES’ new Engineering & Aviation Science Complex dedicated

    UMES’ new Engineering & Aviation Science Complex dedicated       Henson Foundation donates $1 M; atrium named for Delmarva Power’s prior gift; building receives LEED Gold cer...

    Wednesday, October 19, 2016
    UMES sponsors College Fair Oct. 20

    Tri-County College Fair an annual community service     PRINCESS ANNE, MD – High school juniors and seniors can connect with representatives from colleges across the country...

    Thursday, October 13, 2016
    UMES Supports Largest Higher Education Sustainability Conference

    Oct. 10, 2016 – UMES, one of the newest members of the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education, is a host sponsor of the 2016 Conference & Expo in Baltimore.

    Monday, October 10, 2016
    Making “structures” smarter

    Oct. 9, 2016 - Dr. Yuanwei Jin, an electrical engineering professor, is the first faculty member in two decades to be the primary recipient of a U.S. Patent assigned exclusively to the University of M...

    Sunday, October 9, 2016
    Flu vaccine; be informed

    Oct. 7, 2016 - October is American Pharmacists Month, a good time to get an annual flu vaccine, writes L. Morgan Dykes, a 2014 Pharm.D. graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

    Friday, October 7, 2016
    THIS is Earl Holland, Sports Jeopardy! champion

    Oct. 5, 2016 - 2005 UMES alum Earl Holland was a stellar quiz contest competitor as an undergraduate and has parlayed that experience into a payday as a contestant on Sports Jeopardy!

    Wednesday, October 5, 2016
    2016 Gourmet Dinner Series tickets on sale

    UMES Gourmet Dinner tickets on sale   PRINCESS ANNE, MD –Tickets go on sale Oct. 5 for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s gourmet dining series; a long-time fall tradition...

    Wednesday, September 28, 2016
    NOAA extends its grant support of UMES marine research

    Sept. 23, 2016 - A NOAA grant is providing another $15.5 million in support over the next five years to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and six partner that make up the Living Marine Res...

    Friday, September 23, 2016
    'Huge and ... triumphant stories'

    Sept. 23, 2016 - UMES professor Kathryn Barrett-Gaines weighs in with a review after a sneak-peek tour of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture.

    Friday, September 23, 2016
    U.S. News rates UMES 22nd among HBCUs

    Sept. 13, 2016 - UMES is the nation’s 22nd best Historically Black Colleges and Universities and among the top 10 public HBCUs, according to the 2016 Best Colleges survey conducted by U.S. News &...

    Tuesday, September 13, 2016
    Hytche statue unveiling culminates legacy initiative

    Sept. 12, 2016 - UMES alumni who were students during the nearly four decades William P. Hytche walked the grounds of their beloved alma mater saluted the late educator Saturday.

    Monday, September 12, 2016
    Physical therapy: A caring profession has 27 new members

    Sept. 8, 2016 - The University of Maryland Eastern Shore awarded 27 Doctor of Physical Therapy degrees during its 130th Founders' Day Convocation and Summer Commencement.

    Friday, September 9, 2016
    Hotelier donation to benefit campus lodging

    Sept. 9, 2016 – One of the partners of an award-winning Gaithersburg, Md. hotel has volunteered to help UMES modernize its lodging options starting with Richard A. Henson Center.

    Friday, September 9, 2016
    Hytche Initiative celebrates late leader's legacy

    Sept. 8, 2016 - The William P. Hytche Initiative committee gather Sept. 10 in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center to celebrate the life and achievements of the late UMES president.

    Wednesday, September 7, 2016
    A step back in time

    Sept. 1, 2016 – Descendants of pioneering educators Portia and Benjamin Bird, who launched the Delaware Conference Academy - now UMES - in 1886. recently made a pilgrimage to Princess Anne to explore ...

    Wednesday, August 31, 2016
    UMES senior benefits from prestigious EPA fellowship

    Aug. 26, 2016 – UMES senior Ben Barnes spent this past summer as a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency research assistant tasked with helping search for ways to rid drinking water of lead and coppe...

    Friday, August 26, 2016
    UMES pharmacy school recruiting going global

    Aug. 22, 2018 - UMES and a medical university in Taiwan have an agreement that both anticipate will lead to academic exchange opportunities for students in their respective institutions.

    Monday, August 22, 2016
    NASA physicist is UMES guest speaker

    Aug. 17, 2016 - NASA physicist Julian M. Earls will be the featured speaker during the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s 2016 Founders’ Day convocation and summer commencement exercises Se...

    Wednesday, August 17, 2016
    It's not too late to be a student @ UMES

    Aug. 8, 2016 - UMES offices will be open extended hours to prospective students who have not yet made up their minds about their college choice for the fall 2016.

    Wednesday, August 10, 2016
    Hospitality and Tourism Management benefits from Marriott grant

    Grant provides upgrades and support at UMES' Hospitality and Tourism Management off-site facility ROCKVILLE, MD – (July 28, 2016) – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Hosp...

    Thursday, July 28, 2016
    Local professor and historian named interim chair

    UMES welcomes local professor and historian as chair Dr. Clara Small, well-known educator and historian, was appointed interim chair of the Department of Social Sciences at UMES effectiv...

    Wednesday, July 27, 2016
    UMES: where perseverance pays off

    July 22, 2016 - UMES alumnus Antoine Cobb says the university was "where I first believed I could do anything I wanted if I persevered.

    Friday, July 22, 2016
    Delmarva Power announces $1M gift to UMES

    July 19, 2016 - Delmarva Power announced today it is pledging $1 million to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to help the land-grant institution expand training a sustainable workforce w...

    Tuesday, July 19, 2016
    Delmarva Metalworks on display through July 28

    Delmarva Metalworks on display at Mosely Gallery PRINCESS ANNE, MD- (July 8, 2016)   There’s still plenty of time to visit “a wonderful show full of whimsy and delightful surprises...

    Friday, July 8, 2016
    Dr. Lorenzo Boyd named UMES' criminal justice department chairman

    July 1, 2016 - Boston native Lorenzo M. Boyd has been named chairman of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Department of Criminal Justice.

    Friday, July 8, 2016
    UMES accreditation reaffirmed by Middle States

    June 30, 2016 – UMES announced today it has received notice the Middle States Commission on Higher Education reaffirmed the university’s institution-wide accreditation for the next decade.

    Thursday, June 30, 2016
    Introducing the School of Education, Social Sciences, and The Arts

    July 1, 2016 - The (old) School of Arts and Professions at UMES is now known as the School of Education, Social Sciences and The Arts ~ SESA.

    Thursday, June 30, 2016
    Double-degree grad earns national fellowship

    UMES alumna Liz Ranger is among a select group from across the country in the Class of 2016 who will receive a prestigious post-graduate fellowship award.

    Monday, June 13, 2016
    'I ran the race and ... finished well'

    May 20, 2016 - The University of Maryland Eastern Shore awarded 473 degrees at its 2016 spring commencement exercises today.

    Friday, May 20, 2016
    Fall 'STEAM' conference planned @ UMES

    May 19,2016 - UMES will hold a Mid-Atlantic Higher Education, Business & Research Conference on campus in October to showcase its agriculture, engineering, math, science and technology expertise.

    Thursday, May 19, 2016
    InKlined to be a success

    InKlined to be a success 2016-05-17 In Kline d to be a success     Married couple finishes UMES studies together   PRINCESS ANNE, MD . - (May 18, 2016) - Keesha and Matthew Kline are among 470 degree candidates scheduled to graduate May 20 from the University of Maryland E

    Tuesday, May 17, 2016
    UMES now offers a cybersecurity graduate degree

    UMES now offers a cybersecurity graduate degree 2016-05-16 UMES now offers a master's degree in cybersecurity   PRINCESS ANNE, MD - (May 16, 2016) - Applications are now being accepted for a new University of Maryland Eastern Shore graduate program, a master's degree in cybersecuri

    Monday, May 16, 2016
    This UMES family is doubly proud

    This UMES family is doubly proud 2016-05-13 This UMES family is doubly proud    PRINCESS ANNE, MD. - (May 13, 2016) - They could have given up at any point and understandably so, going to classes while holding down jobs and caring for young children.  But Michel'le White and Kanisha St

    Friday, May 13, 2016
    Arts N Chill senior show through May 19

    Arts N Chill senior show through May 19 2016-05-11 UMES graduating art students host interactive show   PRINCESS ANNE, MD -(May 11, 2016)--“Art 'N Chill,” the senior fine arts show now on display at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Mosely Gallery offers a few interactive twists

    Wednesday, May 11, 2016
    A Mother's Day to remember

    A Mother's Day to remember2016 05 06 A Mother's Day to remember PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 6, 2016) Mother's Day 2016 will be a special time for Deborah Williams, an administrative assistant with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's counseling center.

    Friday, May 6, 2016
    Follow me to UMES

    Follow me to UMES2016 04 29 Follow me to UMES  PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 29, 2016) UMES has added an impressive elephantine element to its mobile advertising strategy, thanks to some creative marketing efforts by the university's Department of Athletics. Coach

    Friday, April 29, 2016
    UMES alum to deliver 2016 commencement address

    UMES alum to deliver 2016 commencement address2016 04 26 PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 26, 2016) Gregory A. Thomas, a nationally known criminal justice and public safety executive, will be the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's spring 2016 commencement speaker. Thomas,

    Tuesday, April 26, 2016
    UMES rolls out a 'white coat' welcome for Gov. Hogan

    UMES rolls out a 'white coat' welcome for Gov. Hogan2016 04 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 21, 2016) Larry Hogan visited the UMES campus Thursday for the first time since becoming Maryland's governor, part of a multi day tour of the

    Friday, April 22, 2016
    Earth Day 2016 @ UMES draws visit from MD's environmental secretary

    Earth Day 2016 @ UMES draws visit from MD's environmental secretary2016 04 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 22, 2016) UMES celebrated the 46th anniversary of Earth Day by playing host to Ben Grumbles, secretary of Maryland's Department of the Environment. Grumbles'

    Friday, April 22, 2016
    It's been a heckuva spring for Ben Webster

    It's been a heckuva spring for Ben Webster2016 04 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 8, 2016) It's been a rewarding or more accurately, an "awarding" spring semester for UMES's Benjamin P. Webster. During the 63rd annual Honors Convocation, the sophomore from

    Friday, April 8, 2016
    UMES welcomes new library dean

    UMES welcomes new library dean2016 04 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 8, 2016) Adrienne C. Webber, a seasoned librarian with two decades of higher education experience, is the new dean of library services at UMES' Frederick Douglass Library following a national

    Friday, April 8, 2016
    63rd Annual UMES Honors Convocation held

    63rd Annual UMES Honors Convocation held2016 04 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 7, 2016) More than 900 undergraduates the largest group in University of Maryland Eastern Shore history were recognized publicly today for their collective academic excellence at the 63rd annual

    Thursday, April 7, 2016
    UMES agriculture and science students vying for national recognition

    UMES agriculture and science students vying for national recognition2016 03 31PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (March 31, 2016) A student delegation representing the Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences chapter at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is attending a

    Thursday, March 31, 2016
    Alex Azar is inaugural speaker in health care series

    Alex Azar is inaugural speaker in health care series2016 03 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 29, 2016) Salisbury native Alex Azar II, president of Lilly USA, Eli Lilly biopharmaceutical company's largest affiliate, returns to his roots April 13 for a motivational

    Tuesday, March 29, 2016
    'So much more ... below the surface'

    'So much more ... below the surface'2016 03 08 "So much more … below the surface"   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 8, 2016) Mariah Dennis stood before UMES benefactors earlier this academic year and spoke with a quiet confidence about how their

    Tuesday, March 8, 2016
    6th-grader wins '16 Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee

    6th grader wins '16 Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee2016 03 05 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 5, 2016) Sixth grader Maya Matava of Hebron is the 2016 champion of the Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee.   The 12 year old

    Saturday, March 5, 2016
    Liverpool steps down as UMES provost

    Liverpool steps down as UMES provost2016 03 04 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 26, 2016) Dr. Patrick R. Liverpool, UMES' provost and vice president of academic affairs, is stepping down for health reasons.  Today is his final day in the post.

    Friday, March 4, 2016
    Alton Thompson named interim UMES provost

    Alton Thompson named interim UMES provost2016 03 04Alton Thompson named interim UMES provost PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 3, 2016) UMES President Juliette B. Bell announced today the appointment of Dr. Alton Thompson as interim provost and vice president of academic

    Friday, March 4, 2016
    Vote for UMES-Retool Your School

    Vote for UMES Retool Your School2016 03 01  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 1, 2016) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is in the running for three Home Depot "Retool Your School" grants with a $100,000 maximum award.  This year marks

    Tuesday, March 1, 2016
    2016 MD Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee

    2016 MD Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee2016 02 25PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Feb. 25, 2016) The 2016 edition of the Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee will crown a new champion Saturday, March 5.    Gia Bautista of Salisbury, the winner

    Thursday, February 25, 2016
    UMES wins Honda quiz bowl qualifying event

    UMES wins Honda quiz bowl qualifying event2016 02 10WASHINGTON (Feb. 10, 2016) UMES' 2016 Honda Campus All Star Challenge team has earned a spot in the 27th annual National College Tournament April 2 6 in Los Angeles. The winning team

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016
    Carnegie classifies UMES as a Doctoral University

    Carnegie classifies UMES as a Doctoral University2016 02 10PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Feb. 12, 2016) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has qualified as a member of a new peer group among doctoral degree granting institutions. UMES is now a Doctoral

    Wednesday, February 10, 2016
    Gourmet luncheon series tickets on sale

    Gourmet luncheon series tickets on sale2016 02 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 5, 2016) Tickets will go on sale Feb. 10 for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's spring gourmet luncheon series.  Lunches are held on select Mondays and Wednesdays in

    Friday, February 5, 2016
    Gourmet lunches 2016

    Gourmet lunches 20162016 02 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 5, 2016) Tickets will go on sale Feb. 10 for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's spring gourmet luncheon series.  Lunches are held on select Mondays and Wednesdays in February, March and

    Friday, February 5, 2016
    A Lifetime of Firsts

    A Lifetime of Firsts2016 01 29The University of South Florida's first and for a time only black student would go on to break ground in countless ways. Today, Ernest Boger II is a national leader in hospitality industry education.  By

    Friday, January 29, 2016
    Black History Month Exhibit at the Mosely Gallery

    Black History Month Exhibit at the Mosely Gallery2016 01 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD "History Continues   Contemporary African American Artists," the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Black History Month exhibit, opens Feb. 4 with a reception from 4 6 p.m. in

    Wednesday, January 27, 2016
    LaVeist named to public health policy leadership post

    LaVeist named to public health policy leadership post2015 12 22WASHINGTON (Dec. 22, 2015) The Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University has named Thomas A. LaVeist, Ph.D., as chair of its Department of Health Policy and

    Tuesday, December 22, 2015
    Student Commentary Winter Commencement Class of 2015 by graduate Tahja G. Cropper

    Student Commentary Winter Commencement Class of 2015 by graduate Tahja G. Cropper2015 12 16Editor's note  The following is the student commentary delivered to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's winter commencement Class of 2015 by graduate Tahja G. Cropper. President

    Wednesday, December 16, 2015
    Trio of UMES researchers receive USDA grants

    Trio of UMES researchers receive USDA grants2015 12 02 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 2, 2015) UMES faculty members Robert Dadson, Anugrah Shaw and Eric May have secured nearly $1.2 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to support

    Wednesday, December 2, 2015
    '15 physical therapy class achieves perfection

    '15 physical therapy class achieves perfection2015 11 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 30, 2015) Graduates who earned a physical therapy degree from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in September now hold professional credentials required to practice after all 29 passed

    Monday, November 30, 2015
    Congresswoman Edwards to speak @UMES graduation

    Congresswoman Edwards to speak @UMES graduation2015 11 24 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 24, 2015 ) The Hon. Donna F. Edwards, who represents Maryland's 4th Congressional District, will be the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 2015 winter commencement speaker. An estimated

    Tuesday, November 24, 2015
    UMES marine science student wins NOAA scholarship

    UMES marine science student wins NOAA scholarship2015 11 20 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 21, 2015) Laura Almodóvar Acevedo won't have to worry about her tuition and fees this academic year. The 27 year old Ph.D. candidate in UMES' Marine Estuarine

    Friday, November 20, 2015
    Red, not Blue - The Mid-Atlantic's other big crab

    Red, not Blue The Mid Atlantic's other big crab2015 11 19Scientists get a rare glimpse of a mysterious deep sea crustacean By Daniel StrainPRINCESS ANNE, MD.(Nov. 20, 2015) The weather took a downturn, and white topped waves tossed around the Hannah

    Thursday, November 19, 2015
    UMES volleyball team is host to MEAC tournament

    UMES volleyball team is host to MEAC tournament2015 11 18 UMES to host 2015 MEAC Volleyball Tournament   Eight teams compete for the right to play in the NCAA tournament    PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Nov. 19, 2015) An exciting three days of fast

    Wednesday, November 18, 2015
    UMES computer science major lands Cisco internship

    UMES computer science major lands Cisco internship2015 11 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 9, 2015) Temi Okulate has his next summer internship already lined up. The junior majoring in computer science won Cisco System Inc.'s "Invitational Sales Competition" organized by the

    Monday, November 9, 2015
    UMES student wins grant from EPIC Pharmacy

    UMES student wins grant from EPIC Pharmacy2015 11 05UMES student wins grant from EPIC Pharmacy PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Nov. 5, 2015) Amanda R. Lehmann, a second year student in UMES' Doctor of Pharmacy program, is the recipient of a $1,000

    Thursday, November 5, 2015
    Concert Choir salutes veterans

    Concert Choir salutes veterans2015 10 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD A prelude to Veteran's Day, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Concert Choir salutes active United States servicemen and women and veterans at its Nov. 8 performance. The 4 p.m. concert takes

    Tuesday, October 27, 2015
    HTM Gourmet Dinner tickets now on sale

    HTM Gourmet Dinner tickets now on sale2015 10 23UMES Gourmet Dinner tickets on sale PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 23, 2015)  Tickets are now on sale for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's five course gourmet dinner Nov. 13 in the

    Friday, October 23, 2015
    UMES student is Shady Grove campus leader

    UMES student is Shady Grove campus leader2015 10 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Oct. 23, 2015) Kenneth R. Brewer, who is pursuing a bachelor's degree in UMES' hospitality and tourism management program at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, Md., has

    Friday, October 23, 2015
    Photography alumni on exhibit at Mosely Gallery

    Photography alumni on exhibit at Mosely Gallery2015 10 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD A tradition one professor started 12 years ago with her graduating seniors has led to a unique exhibit in the Mosely Gallery at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Thursday, October 15, 2015
    UMES welcomes visiting faculty for '15-16 academic year

    UMES welcomes visiting faculty for '15 16 academic year2015 10 06 true

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015
    UMES partners with Walgreens for Wellness Tour

    UMES partners with Walgreens for Wellness Tour2015 09 24UMES partners with Walgreens in wellness event   The Walgreens "Way to Wellness" tour comes to the Princess Anne Village Shopping Center Tues., Sept. 29.  The campus community and public are invited to

    Thursday, September 24, 2015
    The Art of Mike Zeck now appearing at Mosely Gallery

    The Art of Mike Zeck now appearing at Mosely Gallery2015 09 22Dynamic Lines   The Art of Mike Zeck now appearing at Mosely Gallery UMES' Mosely Gallery plays host to an exhibit featuring three decades of original works of sequential

    Tuesday, September 22, 2015
    Spanish for Health Care Professionals

    Spanish for Health Care Professionals2015 09 22UMES offers Spanish for Health Care Professionals PRINCESS ANNE, MD Registration is now open for a non credit course, Spanish for Health Care Professionals, Oct. 16 and 17 at the University of Maryland Eastern

    Tuesday, September 22, 2015
    Son follows mom's footsteps to earn physical therapy degree

    Son follows mom's footsteps to earn physical therapy degree2015 09 21PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Sept. 21, 2015) UMES awarded 29 Doctor of Physical Therapy degrees during summer commencement exercises earlier this month, including one that veteran faculty members are confident is

    Monday, September 21, 2015
    Bell to lead HBCU conference panel on retention

    Bell to lead HBCU conference panel on retention2015 09 21WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 21, 2015) President Juliette B. Bell will lead a panel discussion Tuesday on ways to improve retention and graduation rates at a White House sponsored conference for historically

    Monday, September 21, 2015
    Vichet Sum named UMES business dept. chair

    Vichet Sum named UMES business dept. chair2015 09 18PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Sept. 18, 2015) Dr. Vichet Sum, an associate professor of finance who specializes in analysis of financial markets and macroeconomic dynamics, has been named chairman of UMES' Department of

    Friday, September 18, 2015
    U.S. News & World Report releases 2015 HBCU rankings

    U.S. News & World Report releases 2015 HBCU rankings2015 09 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 17, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore continues to be among America's top rated historically black institutions, according to the 2015 Best Colleges survey conducted

    Thursday, September 17, 2015
    BIrd & Williams halls reach platinum jubilee

    BIrd & Williams halls reach platinum jubilee2015 09 12PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Sept. 13, 2015) In time for Founders Day 2015, a new permanent exhibit is featured on the walls of John T. Williams Hall, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's

    Saturday, September 12, 2015
    2015-16 Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence joins UMES faculty

    2015 16 Fulbright Scholar in Residence joins UMES faculty2015 09 11PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Sept. 11, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been awarded a Fulbright Scholar in Residence grant to host a visiting professor for the 2015 2016

    Friday, September 11, 2015
    UMES establishes Helen Burns Jackson music award

    UMES establishes Helen Burns Jackson music award2015 09 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 10, 2015) A new student honor at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is being established in the memory of the Rev. Jesse Jackson's late mother.   The announcement

    Thursday, September 10, 2015
    Zipcar-Dee-Doo-Dah @UMES

    Zipcar Dee Doo Dah @UMES2015 09 03New program provides sustainable, cost effective option to car ownership   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 3, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore today launched a new partnership with Zipcar to offer a car sharing

    Thursday, September 3, 2015
    2015 College Colors Day Convert

    2015 College Colors Day Convert2015 09 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 2, 2015) Major Bullock III reached into his closet a week ago and grabbed a green shirt with raglan orange and white sleeves to wear on UMES' "Freshmen Move in

    Wednesday, September 2, 2015
    Childhood friends aspire to be Hawks 4 Life

    Childhood friends aspire to be Hawks 4 Life2015 08 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD (August 27, 2015) You would never know at first glance the English education major and the kinesiology major, who just moved into Plaza Hall as members of the

    Thursday, August 27, 2015
    Freshmen Move-in Day 2015

    Freshmen Move in Day 20152015 08 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 26, 2015) Tianna Johnson of Fort Meade, Md. has a one of a kind story to share with fellow UMES freshmen as she gets acquainted with classmates in the weeks

    Wednesday, August 26, 2015
    Rev. Jesse Jackson to speak @ UMES Sept. 10

    Rev. Jesse Jackson to speak @ UMES Sept. 102015 08 21 Civil rights leader will deliver the Founders' Day  Summer Commencement address  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 21, 2015) The Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr., among the nation's leading civil rights

    Friday, August 21, 2015
    Frostburg State, UMES partner to offer international hospitality studies

    Frostburg State, UMES partner to offer international hospitality studies2015 07 27FROSTBURG, MD (July 23, 2015) Frostburg State University students will have a unique, immersive international opportunity in hospitality management thanks to a new partnership with Vanung University in Taiwan and

    Monday, July 27, 2015
    Pharmacy professor appointed to new leadership post

    Pharmacy professor appointed to new leadership post2015 07 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 21, 2015) Dr. Latasha Wade, an assistant professor in UMES' School of Pharmacy, is moving to the university's academic policymaking office to serve as Interim Associate Provost for

    Tuesday, July 21, 2015
    UMES grad named national fellowship winner

    UMES grad named national fellowship winner2015 07 08'This is a big deal for the university'PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 8, 2015) UMES alumnus Noman A. Choudhry is the recipient of a prestigious post graduate honor worth $5,000 that he plans to

    Wednesday, July 8, 2015
    UMES names new chairwoman of its human ecology dept.

    UMES names new chairwoman of its human ecology dept.2015 06 29UMES names new chairwoman of its human ecology department   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 29, 2015) Dr. Grace Wasike Namwamba is the new chairwoman of the Department of Human Ecology at

    Monday, June 29, 2015
    WESM announces new schedule and brand

    WESM announces new schedule and brand2015 06 26New schedule changes and branding   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 26, 2015)WESM 91.3 FM will begin a new weekly schedule Monday, June 29 in a move to deliver programming that has a broader

    Friday, June 26, 2015
    Health care symposium fund created with former dean's gift

    Health care symposium fund created with former dean's gift2015 06 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 23, 2015) Dr. Nicholas R. Blanchard has established a new endowment at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to sponsor an annual symposium featuring speakers who

    Tuesday, June 23, 2015
    Regents OK new health sciences building as UMES' top need

    Regents OK new health sciences building as UMES' top need2015 06 19 USM Regents OK new UMES health sciences building as priority one   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 19, 2015) Construction of a new pharmacy and health sciences building is now the

    Friday, June 19, 2015
    UMES hosts wind energy seminar

    UMES hosts wind energy seminar2015 06 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 12, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts a wind energy seminar Thursday, June 18 at 1 p.m. in the Richard A. Henson Center, room 1112. David Phillippi, an

    Monday, June 15, 2015
    Lexus gift to support golf management scholarship

    Lexus gift to support golf management scholarship2015 06 05Lexus honors the legacy of the late golf pioneer Charlie Sifford    Car company establishes scholarship endowment for PGA golf management at UMES  TORRANCE, Calif. (June 4, 2015) Lexus celebrates the accomplishments of the

    Friday, June 5, 2015
    Patrick Henry juries show at Mosely Gallery

    Patrick Henry juries show at Mosely Gallery2015 06 05Patrick Henry juries show at UMES   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 4, 2015) New to the Mosely Gallery of art this summer is an exhibit featuring selected works by University of Maryland Eastern

    Friday, June 5, 2015
    Sifford family donates memorabilia to UMES

    Sifford family donates memorabilia to UMES2015 06 05Late golf pioneer's keepsakes now housed at UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 5, 2015) The family of the late Charlie Sifford, the African American who broke the professional golf tour's color barrier in 1961,

    Friday, June 5, 2015
    UMES student-athletes top MEAC peers for 6th straight year

    UMES student athletes top MEAC peers for 6th straight year2015 05 28MIAMI The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been recognized for the sixth consecutive year by the Mid Eastern Athletic Conference for having the league's highest graduation rate among

    Thursday, May 28, 2015
    Keeping up with ... UMES' Tiana Jones

    Keeping up with ... UMES' Tiana Jones2015 05 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 22, 2015) Tiana Jones had an impactful first year as a PGA Golf Management student at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.    She was a dean's list student

    Friday, May 22, 2015
    Geleta picked to head UMES' teacher-training dept.

    Geleta picked to head UMES' teacher training dept.2015 05 21 Geleta picked to head UMES' teacher training department  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 21, 2105) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has named Dr. Nomsa E. Geleta as its new chair of

    Thursday, May 21, 2015
    UMES Class of 2015 = perseverance

    UMES Class of 2015 = perseverance2015 05 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 15, 2015) Bria Cottingham of Crisfield was the second member of her family to cross the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's graduation stage at today's 128th spring commencement. The

    Friday, May 15, 2015
    UMES names Rondall Allen pharmacy dean

    UMES names Rondall Allen pharmacy dean2015 05 14Dr. Rondall E. Allen named UMES pharmacy dean PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 14, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced today the appointment of Dr. Rondall E. Allen as its next dean

    Thursday, May 14, 2015
    Allen takes helm of UMES' Board of Visitors

    Allen takes helm of UMES' Board of Visitors2015 05 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (May 12, 2015) Power company executive John J. Allen Jr. will be one of the new faces on stage Friday when the University of Maryland Eastern Shore awards

    Tuesday, May 12, 2015
    This is Tawfeek Matuq: student commentator

    This is Tawfeek Matuq student commentator2015 05 06 PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 6, 2015) Tawfeek O. Matuq, a 27 year old mechanical engineering major originally from Jordan, will deliver the student commentary at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's spring commencement

    Wednesday, May 6, 2015
    ARTINGIFTS Senior Art Show

    ARTINGIFTS Senior Art Show2015 05 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 4, 2015 "ARTINGIFTS," a play on "ART" and "PARTING GIFTS" is the title May candidates for graduation in the visual art program crafted for an art exhibit in the Mosely Gallery

    Monday, May 4, 2015
    Former O'Malley adviser joins UMES administration

    Former O'Malley adviser joins UMES administration2015 05 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 4, 2015) Dominick E. Murray, a widely respected business development professional, is joining UMES President Juliette B. Bell's senior management team as the university's acting executive director of business

    Monday, May 4, 2015
    EWGA Opens 1st Collegiate Chapter @ UMES

    EWGA Opens 1st Collegiate Chapter @ UMES2015 04 29Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. (April 29, 2015) The Executive Women's Golf Association will formally announce the opening of its inaugural collegiate chapter at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Thursday, April 30.

    Wednesday, April 29, 2015
    'These Three Gents'

    'These Three Gents'2015 04 24By Kimberly C. Dumpson, Executive Vice President, UMES   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 24, 2015) As undergraduates, students learn responsibility, develop lasting friendships and take away lessons that will stay with them for life.     Talk to Franklin

    Friday, April 24, 2015
    Summer program: Chinese for high school students

    Summer program Chinese for high school students2015 04 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 17, 2015) High school students can get a leg up at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore this summer learning Chinese, a language that is in high demand

    Friday, April 17, 2015
    Dr. Tyler Love, 'ductus exemplo'

    Dr. Tyler Love, 'ductus exemplo'2015 04 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 14, 2015) UMES' 2015 spring honors convocation was a homecoming for alumnus Tyler S. Love, a member of the Richard A. Henson Honors Program.  Love delivered the keynote address to

    Tuesday, April 14, 2015
    Vice President of Administrative Affairs Announced

    Vice President of Administrative Affairs Announced2015 04 10 Vice President of Administrative Affairs Announced  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 10, 2015) A Certified Public Accountant who has worked in higher education administration since 1989 will be the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's

    Friday, April 10, 2015
    UMES presents Renewable Energy Seminar Series

    UMES presents Renewable Energy Seminar Series2015 04 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 10, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will serve as the host site beginning Tuesday, April 14 for five early evening presentations on the basics of solar and

    Friday, April 10, 2015
    Jazz Ensemble spring concert April 15

    Jazz Ensemble spring concert April 152015 04 09UMES Jazz Ensemble spring concert slated for April 15  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 8, 2015) Whether you're celebrating the end of tax season or a long awaited warm up to the weather, the

    Thursday, April 9, 2015
    Choral concert welcomes spring

    Choral concert welcomes spring2015 04 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 6, 2015) After a record breaking winter, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir lifts its voices in song welcoming a much needed spring to the Shore on April 12.

    Tuesday, April 7, 2015
    UMES presents Spring Choral Fest

    UMES presents Spring Choral Fest2015 04 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 6, 2015) After a record breaking winter, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir lifts its voices in song welcoming a much needed spring to the Shore on April

    Monday, April 6, 2015
    PGA TOUR gift boosts Sifford scholarship fund

    PGA TOUR gift boosts Sifford scholarship fund2015 04 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 3, 2015) The Sifford Fund, UMES' new scholarship created to support undergraduates studying PGA golf management, has gotten another boost this time from the PGA TOUR. The organization

    Friday, April 3, 2015
    UMES salutes top undergraduate scholars

    UMES salutes top undergraduate scholars2015 04 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 2, 2015) UMES students who shined in the classroom during 2014 were recognized today at the 62nd annual Honors Convocation. According to event organizers, 876 students whose academic performance resulted

    Thursday, April 2, 2015
    Senior USDA official is May commencement speaker

    Senior USDA official is May commencement speaker2015 03 31PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 30, 2015) Dr. Gregory L. Parham, an assistant secretary in the U.S. Department of Agriculture, will deliver the commencement address May 15 at the University of Maryland Eastern

    Tuesday, March 31, 2015
    Tiger Woods' gift launches new UMES scholarship fund

    Tiger Woods' gift launches new UMES scholarship fund2015 03 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 26, 2015) Tiger Woods is the first individual donor to a new University of Maryland Eastern Shore scholarship fund that will honor the memory of Dr. Charlie

    Thursday, March 26, 2015
    Health and Wellness Festival slated for March 25

    Health and Wellness Festival slated for March 252015 03 19  PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (March 19, 2015) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore welcomes the community to attend its 17th annual Health and Wellness Festival March 25. The free wellness event takes

    Thursday, March 19, 2015
    Tickets on sale for UMES Jazz & Blues Cabaret

    Tickets on sale for UMES Jazz & Blues Cabaret2015 03 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 19, 2015) For two nights only, April 17 and 18, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore turns its Richard A. Henson Center ballroom into a swanky

    Thursday, March 19, 2015
    2015 'spelldown' @ UMES was uplifting

    2015 'spelldown' @ UMES was uplifting2015 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 7, 2015) It was déjà vu at the 2015 edition of the Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee on the campus of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Gia

    Saturday, March 7, 2015
    '14 Spelling Bee champ to defend her title March 7

    '14 Spelling Bee champ to defend her title March 72015 03 03 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 3, 2015) The champion and runner up from the 2014 Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee are among 44 Lower Shore contestants set to

    Tuesday, March 3, 2015
    Trying to make the 'Badjo Suit' a good fit

    Trying to make the 'Badjo Suit' a good fit2015 02 28UMES student is self taught inventor PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 28, 2015) UMES senior Jean Paul Badjo grew up the youngest of nine siblings in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C.

    Saturday, February 28, 2015
    Pat Kiah returns home to share her life's story

    Pat Kiah returns home to share her life's story2015 02 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 21, 2105) Pat Kiah, a Princess Anne native with roots in the UMES community that date to the early 20th century, delivered today's keynote address at

    Saturday, February 21, 2015
    Paying it forward pays off for UMES student

    Paying it forward pays off for UMES student2015 02 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 12, 2015) Calvin Garrison used to drive a 1994 Dodge Spirit 35 miles from his Berlin home to UMES, where he is a dean's list student majoring

    Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Spring 2015 Gourmet luncheon series

    Spring 2015 Gourmet luncheon series2015 01 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 29, 2015) Tickets are now on sale for the much anticipated luncheon series on select Mondays and Wednesdays throughout the spring by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Hospitality and

    Thursday, January 29, 2015
    Homecoming 2K15

    Homecoming 2K152015 01 29 Make your plans for Hawk Homecoming 2K15 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 29, 2015) It's that time of the year for "birds of a feather to flock together" as the old adage says as UMES presents a line

    Thursday, January 29, 2015
    The Art of Bryan Collier-BHM Exhibit

    The Art of Bryan Collier BHM Exhibit2015 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 28, 2015) Bryan Collier, an award winning illustrator and writer, brings his unique style of watercolor and collage to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore for a Black

    Wednesday, January 28, 2015
    UMES mourns Mack Alston's passing

    UMES mourns Mack Alston's passing2015 01 05Maryland State gridiron legend, NFL veteran, donor and supporter passes suddenly PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 5, 2015) A memorial service is scheduled in Alexandria, Va. this Saturday (Jan. 10) to honor the late Mack

    Monday, January 5, 2015
    Caret named Kirwan's successor as USM chancellor

    Caret named Kirwan's successor as USM chancellor2014 12 22He brings 20 years of successful higher education leadership ADELPHI, MD (Dec. 17, 2014) After a successful tenure as president of the five campus University of Massachusetts system, Robert L. Caret will return

    Monday, December 22, 2014
    2014 Holiday break schedule

    2014 Holiday break schedule2014 12 22  true

    Monday, December 22, 2014
    UMES names 2 senior administrators to VP posts

    UMES names 2 senior administrators to VP posts2014 12 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 19, 2014) Two senior advisers who were serving in an interim capacity have been named to leadership posts at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore by President

    Friday, December 19, 2014
    UMES adds to its Stewart Neck land holdings

    UMES adds to its Stewart Neck land holdings2014 12 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 16, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's presence in the Stewart Neck area south of town has expanded to 385 acres. The Maryland Board of Public

    Monday, December 15, 2014
    Upbeat graduates say so long to UMES

    Upbeat graduates say so long to UMES2014 12 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 12, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore awarded 314 degrees at today's winter graduation, sending the Class of 2014 into a vastly improved job market. Shelton Handyof

    Friday, December 12, 2014
    UMES Physical Therapy class achieves perfection

    UMES Physical Therapy class achieves perfection2014 12 11 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 11, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's physical therapy program rightfully promotes itself as a place where every graduate leaves well prepared to pass the national licensure

    Thursday, December 11, 2014
    UMES salutes golf pioneer Charlie Sifford

    UMES salutes golf pioneer Charlie Sifford2014 11 26UMES salutes golf pioneer Charlie Sifford WASHINGTON, DC (Nov. 26, 2014) Golfer Charlie Sifford had the rare honor of being recognized this week on a national stage and meeting a new generation preparing

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014
    Governor-elect names Bell a transition adviser

    Governor elect names Bell a transition adviser2014 11 26ANNAPOLIS, MD (Nov. 26, 2014) UMES President Juliette B. Bell is among 20 people who have accepted Maryland governor elect Larry Hogan's invitation to serve as advisers assisting with his transition into

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014
    UMES co-winner of “1890 University of the Year” honors

    UMES co winner of “1890 University of the Year” honors2014 11 14UMES named co winner of "1890 University of the Year" honors PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 14, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a co winner of the

    Friday, November 14, 2014
    Steele to deliver '14 Winter Commencement address

    Steele to deliver '14 Winter Commencement address2014 11 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 14, 2014) Michael S. Steele, the first African American to be elected to statewide office in Maryland a decade ago, will deliver the University of Maryland Eastern's winter

    Thursday, November 13, 2014
    UMES alum travels to Mexico for dental school mission

    UMES alum travels to Mexico for dental school mission2014 11 12Editor's note This is another in an occasional series of first person essays by recent UMES graduates and where life has taken them since commencement. CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (Nov. 12,

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014
    Soaring above the mayhem: Harry is college hoops #1 mascot

    Soaring above the mayhem Harry is college hoops #1 mascot2014 11 10Soaring above the mayhem Harry is college hoops' top mascot PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 10, 2014) Hardwood aficionados have spoken, and the nation's No. 1 college basketball mascot is

    Monday, November 10, 2014
    UMES golf management team earns 3rd in PGA tourney

    UMES golf management team earns 3rd in PGA tourney2014 11 06Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Nov. 6, 2014) A team representing the University of Maryland Eastern Shore finished third this week in a PGA sponsored tournament for universities that offer golf

    Thursday, November 6, 2014
    Election season is NOT over, yet: VOTE HARRY

    Election season is NOT over, yet VOTE HARRY2014 11 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Nov. 5, 2014)   Harry The Hawk, the 9 foot tall air filled mascot of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) and his nephew, HH3, embody the moniker

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014
    Concert Choir Salute to Veterans

    Concert Choir Salute to Veterans2014 11 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 3, 2014) An uplifting concert by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir salutes veterans and their service and sacrifice. The event takes place at the Ella Fitzgerald Center

    Monday, November 3, 2014
    Mosely Gallery hosts EcoArt exhibit

    Mosely Gallery hosts EcoArt exhibit2014 10 29EcoArt exhibit opens at UMES' Mosely Gallery           PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 27, 2014) "EcoArt Intersections of Art, Science and Activism" opens at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Mosely

    Wednesday, October 29, 2014
    HH3 makes his debut at Hawk Hysteria '14

    HH3 makes his debut at Hawk Hysteria '142014 10 28 Meet HH3 ~ 'Trey,' UMES' dynamo bird of prey PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 28, 2014) Hawk Hysteria each October serves a dual purpose it signals the start of college hoops season

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014
    NOAA Education & Science Forum Underway @ UMES

    NOAA Education & Science Forum Underway @ UMES2014 10 27NOAA Education & Science Forum Underway @ UMES  PRINCESS ANNE, MD   (Oct. 27, 2014) Nearly 400 visitors from an array of science fields gather today at the University of Maryland

    Monday, October 27, 2014
    UMES graduates on the front lines of marine research

    UMES graduates on the front lines of marine research2014 10 22 UMES graduates on the front lines of marine research PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Oct. 22, 2014)  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Educational Partnership Program 7th Biennial Education and Science Forum will be held

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014
    UMES unveils new e-fundraising tool

    UMES unveils new e fundraising tool2014 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 20, 2104) University of Maryland Eastern Shore benefactors have a new high tech way of supporting the institution with their donations with security a priority as always. The university's

    Monday, October 20, 2014
    World music concert comes to UMES

    World music concert comes to UMES2014 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 20, 2014) Foty Fusion, a musical group out of Washington D.C., performs its unique style of Arabic fusion at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore November 14. The concert

    Monday, October 20, 2014
    Drama Society performs A Raisin in the Sun

    Drama Society performs A Raisin in the Sun2014 10 15UMES Drama Society presents fall play   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 15, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Drama Society presents "A Raisin in the Sun" Oct. 30 Nov. 1 at

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014
    Closing Costume Party-Dark Dreams: The Art of James O'Barr

    Closing Costume Party Dark Dreams The Art of James O'Barr2014 10 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 6, 2014) "It's not every day you get to meet someone like James O'Barr," Sean Milbourne, a junior in the Fine Arts Department, said.  "It's

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014
    Former U.N. ambassador to speak at UMES

    Former U.N. ambassador to speak at UMES2014 10 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 15, 2014) Curtis A. Ward, former Jamaican ambassador to the United Nations, will be the next speaker Nov. 6 for the UMES Presidential Lecture Series.  The hour long

    Wednesday, October 15, 2014
    NOAA chief to attend UMES' national education-science forum

    NOAA chief to attend UMES' national education science forum2014 10 13Former astronaut will deliver keynote address xx  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 13, 2014) Dr. Kathryn D. Sullivan, Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and NOAA Administrator, visits the

    Monday, October 13, 2014
    Meet the new Physician Assistant Dept. chair

    Meet the new Physician Assistant Dept. chair2014 10 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 3, 2014) Among Theresa A. Johnson's first priorities as the new chair and program director of UMES' Department of Physician Assistant studies is learning the names of all

    Friday, October 3, 2014
    UMES sponsors Tri-County College Fair

    UMES sponsors Tri County College Fair2014 10 02UMES sponsors Tri County College Fair PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 2, 2014) High school juniors and seniors can connect with some 100 colleges at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Tri County College

    Thursday, October 2, 2014
    Summer internship brings focus to career choice

    Summer internship brings focus to career choice2014 09 27UMES biology major eyes marine science in her futurePRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 28, 2014) Mariah Dennis spent this past summer carefully charting her future after she graduates from UMES. The junior biology

    Saturday, September 27, 2014
    Baltimore leaders, UMES form golf partnership

    Baltimore leaders, UMES form golf partnership2014 09 24 Caves Valley Golf Club Foundation to sponsor full ride scholarship Owings Mills, MD (Sept. 24, 2014) The Caves Valley Golf Club Foundation announced today a unique partnership with the University of Maryland Eastern

    Wednesday, September 24, 2014
    Creator of The Crow visits UMES' Mosely Gallery

    Creator of The Crow visits UMES' Mosely Gallery2014 09 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 19, 2014) James O'Barr, the graphic artist best known for his creation of the comic book series and subsequent movie, "The Crow," will be on hand at

    Friday, September 19, 2014
    Tickets on sale for UMES Gourmet Dining Series

    Tickets on sale for UMES Gourmet Dining Series2014 09 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 17, 2014) Foodies are in for a treat this fall at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  The school's Hospitality and Tourism Management program presents its annual

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014
    Passing the torch of genealogical research

    Passing the torch of genealogical research2014 09 17 Passing the torch of genealogical research to the next generation  PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Sept. 17, 2014) The largest first floor classroom in Hazel Hall on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus has a

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014
    Ag Field Day set for Sat., Sept. 20

    Ag Field Day set for Sat., Sept. 202014 09 16 Agriculture Field Day set for Sat., Sept. 20 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 16, 2014) Agriculture field day at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus is set for Sat., Sept. 20. 

    Tuesday, September 16, 2014
    Singing Out in a Crowd

    Singing Out in a Crowd2014 09 15Singing out in a crowd  PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Sept. 16, 2014) Ebony Smith enjoys singing in public but prefers the semi anonymity of performing with the UMES Concert Choir. She was surprised when broadcaster

    Monday, September 15, 2014
    TV broadcaster kicks of Lecture Series @ UMES

    TV broadcaster kicks of Lecture Series @ UMES2014 09 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 11, 2014) Veteran broadcaster Ed Gordon challenged UMES students Wednesday night to be discerning about allowing popular culture images and messages influence their lives and behavior. "It's

    Thursday, September 11, 2014
    Celebration, reflection mark September graduation day @ UMES

    Celebration, reflection mark September graduation day @ UMES2014 09 11 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 11, 2014) Celebration and reflection were the day's watchwords as the University of Maryland Eastern Shore held its summer commencement and 128th Founders' Day Convocation Thursday. 

    Thursday, September 11, 2014
    Joint UMES-NOAA education-science forum Oct. 26-29

    Joint UMES NOAA education science forum Oct. 26 292014 09 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 10, 2014) Marine, environmental, atmospheric and remote sensing sciences and technologies, social sciences faculty, students, early career professionals and their collaborators at state and federal agencies

    Wednesday, September 10, 2014
    U.S. News lists UMES in 'Top 25' of HBCUs

    U.S. News lists UMES in 'Top 25' of HBCUs2014 09 09 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 9, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore moved into the "Top 25" of historically black institutions in this year's annual Best Colleges survey by

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014
    UMES observes Founders' Week with events

    UMES observes Founders' Week with events2014 09 04UMES observes Founders' Week with events   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 4, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore celebrates its 128th Founders' Week, Sept. 7 13, with a series of free events for

    Thursday, September 4, 2014
    Ed Gordon to open Presidential Lecture Series

    Ed Gordon to open Presidential Lecture Series2014 09 03Emmy award winning broadcaster opens Presidential Lecture Series PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 3, 2014)   Ed Gordon, a broadcast journalist known for getting the "big" interview, will be the first speaker at

    Wednesday, September 3, 2014
    What is the Lake Erie algae problem telling us?

    What is the Lake Erie algae problem telling us?2014 08 24 What is the Lake Erie algae bloom telling us? By Arthur L. Allen, Ph.D. PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 24, 2014) The nation's attention on the recent algal bloom in Lake

    Sunday, August 24, 2014
    Rivera named UMES Greek life coordinator

    Rivera named UMES Greek life coordinator2014 08 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 21, 2014) Cecilia Rivera has joined the Office of Campus Life as the Greek life coordinator a new position at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. "I tell people,

    Thursday, August 21, 2014
    1996 was the start of the eBay era on the Internet

    1996 was the start of the eBay era on the Internet2014 08 19 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 20, 2014) College freshmen across America are making their way to their school of choice, including UMES today, as they embark on the

    Tuesday, August 19, 2014
    New dining experience @ UMES

    New dining experience @ UMES2014 08 18 New dining experience at UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 18, 2014) The UMES community is about to embark on a whole new campus dining experience. Returning students will have to school freshmen on what

    Monday, August 18, 2014
    A reading assignment to spark a community discussion

    A reading assignment to spark a community discussion2014 08 13 A reading assignment to spark a community discussion PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 13, 2014) Classes at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore for the fall semester start Aug. 25, but members

    Wednesday, August 13, 2014
    Interim extension leader @ UMES appointed

    Interim extension leader @ UMES appointed2014 08 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 5, 2014) Dr.  Enrique N. Escobar has been appointed interim associate administrator for the University of Maryland Extension (UME) programs based at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. "It

    Tuesday, August 5, 2014
    Boyle named interim dean

    Boyle named interim dean2014 08 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 1, 2014) Dr. Cynthia Boyle has been appointed interim dean of the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Boyle, who joined the UMES faculty

    Friday, August 1, 2014
    UMES professor's work on display @ downtown Salisbury gallery

    UMES professor's work on display @ downtown Salisbury gallery2014 07 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 14, 2014) "Continuum," representing 30 years of artworks by Michel Demanche, who has spent the previous 25 as a professor in the Department of Fine Art

    Monday, July 14, 2014
    Liverpool named interim UMES provost

    Liverpool named interim UMES provost2014 07 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 14, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced today that Dr. Patrick Liverpool is joining President Juliette Bell's administrative team as interim provost and vice president for academic affairs. "Dr.

    Monday, July 14, 2014
    Regents recognize UMES employees

    Regents recognize UMES employees2014 07 08 USM Board of Regents recognize UMES employees   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 8, 2014) Two University of Maryland Eastern Shore employees in the Office of Residence Life were singled out by the system's Board of Regents

    Tuesday, July 8, 2014
    UMES unveils campus-centric 'app'

    UMES unveils campus centric 'app'2014 07 07PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (July 7, 2014) University of Maryland Eastern Shore students now have a new electronic tool at their disposal that makes staying connected academically and socially easier and more convenient.  Best of

    Monday, July 7, 2014
    The 1964 Civil Rights Act & UMES

    The 1964 Civil Rights Act & UMES2014 07 02 PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (July 2, 2014) Today marks the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon B. Johnson signing the Civil Rights Act of 1964 into law. Arguably the most important federal law

    Wednesday, July 2, 2014
    Roosevelt 'Sandy' Gilliam: 1932-2014

    Roosevelt 'Sandy' Gilliam 1932 20142014 06 12 UMES remembers "Coach" Gilliam  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 12, 2014)  Roosevelt "Sandy" Gilliam Jr., a former athletic director and coach at Maryland State College (now University of Maryland Eastern Shore), died May 16 at

    Thursday, June 12, 2014
    McDaniel earns CFRE re-accreditation credential

    McDaniel earns CFRE re accreditation credential2014 06 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 10, 2014) Stephen L. McDaniel, a senior administrator at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has been re accredited by Certified Fund Raising Executives International. McDaniel, who accepted an

    Tuesday, June 10, 2014
    Bowling one-day youth camp

    Bowling one day youth camp2014 06 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore women's bowling team will team up this month with the WeeHawk Kid's Club to offer the UMES WeeHawks Bowling Camp June 24 in the Sharon

    Tuesday, June 10, 2014
    Bowling team hosts youth camp

    Bowling team hosts youth camp2014 06 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore women's bowling team will team up this month with the WeeHawk Kid's Club to offer the UMES WeeHawks Bowling Camp June 24 in the Sharon

    Tuesday, June 10, 2014
    UMES students support Campus Kitchens Project

    UMES students support Campus Kitchens Project2014 06 05 ROCKVILLE, MD (June 5, 2014) UMES Hospitality and Tourism Management students at the Shady Grove campus in the Washington, D.C. suburbs raised $25,000 this spring to support a non profit organization that

    Thursday, June 5, 2014
    '14 UMES grad gets 1-of-a-kind surprise

    '14 UMES grad gets 1 of a kind surprise2014 05 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 30, 2014) Michael J. Taylor got a graduation gift this past spring few could match for its emotional impact. Michael's mother secretly tracked down three of

    Friday, May 30, 2014
    STEM Day summer workshop set for June

    STEM Day summer workshop set for June2014 05 29Princess Anne, MD (May 29, 2014) University of Maryland Extension 4 H STEM educators invite Somerset and Wicomico county youth to one of two one day workshops offering fun and informative activities

    Thursday, May 29, 2014
    Slate of celebrity players in for Art Shell golf tourney

    Slate of celebrity players in for Art Shell golf tourney2014 05 27    PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 27, 2014) The Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Tournament is getting into full swing as sports celebrities are filling the line up for

    Tuesday, May 27, 2014
    Good luck Gia Bautista @ the National Spelling Bee

    Good luck Gia Bautista @ the National Spelling Bee2014 05 23Good luck Gia Bautista @ the National Spelling Bee SALISBURY, MD (May 23, 2014) Gia Bautista, winner of the 2014 Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee, got a big send

    Friday, May 23, 2014
    Frosh can get a head start on UMES life

    Frosh can get a head start on UMES life2014 05 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 21, 2014) Select members of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Class of 2018 will get a head start on their college experience as participants in

    Wednesday, May 21, 2014
    Nigerian women among UMES' 2014 graduates

    Nigerian women among UMES' 2014 graduates2014 05 20 PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 20, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a multi cultural institution that during the just completed academic year drew students from three dozen nations. Among them is

    Tuesday, May 20, 2014
    UMES holds spring commencement

    UMES holds spring commencement2014 05 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 12, 2014) John R. Lewis, a civil rights icon and senior Democrat in the U.S. House of Representatives, will speak to nearly 500 graduates and 4,000 family members and friends Friday

    Tuesday, May 13, 2014
    UMES inks food service deal with Thompson Hospitality

    UMES inks food service deal with Thompson Hospitality2014 05 12 Thompson Hospitality will manage campus dining beginning in July PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 12, 2014) The Maryland Board of Public Works has approved a contract between UMES and Thompson HospitalityServices LLC

    Monday, May 12, 2014
    UMES senior named national 'Innovation Fellow'

    UMES senior named national 'Innovation Fellow'2014 05 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 7, 2014) Jade Overton, a senior from Baltimore majoring in hospitality and tourism management, was one of 66 students from 45 institutions of higher education who earlier this spring

    Wednesday, May 7, 2014
    UMES researchers lauded for work on new epilepsy medication

    UMES researchers lauded for work on new epilepsy medication2014 05 01UMES researchers lauded for work on new epilepsy medication  COLLEGE PARK, MD (May 1, 2014) Two UMES researchers are among "Invention of the Year Award" winners honored this week by

    Thursday, May 1, 2014
    Learning the law in the land of Mandela

    Learning the law in the land of Mandela2014 04 29By Clifford GloverCAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (April 29, 2014) As a proud alumnus of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, it is my pleasure to share what I have been up

    Tuesday, April 29, 2014
    UMES sports champs part of public tribute

    UMES sports champs part of public tribute2014 04 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD   (April 21, 2014) Fifty years of championship titles earned by lower Eastern Shore collegiate and professional teams are now on display together at the corner of West Main

    Thursday, April 24, 2014
    UMES named top 'Green' public HBCU

    UMES named top 'Green' public HBCU2014 04 22  Atlanta (April 22, 2014) A comprehensive survey released today by The Building Green Initiative at Clark Atlanta University in recognition of Earth Day says historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) are driving

    Tuesday, April 22, 2014
    UMES plays host to 5th annual research symposium

    UMES plays host to 5th annual research symposium2014 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 15, 2014) The School of Graduate Studies at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore holds its Regional Research Symposium Thursday at the Student Services Center on campus.

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014
    Hospitality students take 1st place in Culinary Challenge

    Hospitality students take 1st place in Culinary Challenge2014 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 15, 2014) "Unbelievable," was the unanimous response from members of a winning team of hospitality students when asked how they felt when they learned they would take

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014
    Spanish for health care workers-May 20 and 22

    Spanish for health care workers May 20 and 222014 04 14 UMES offers courses in Spanish for medical workers   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 14, 2014) Registration is now open for two "Spanish for Health Care Professionals" non credit courses at the

    Monday, April 14, 2014
    Talk radio has a new voice (from UMES)

    Talk radio has a new voice (from UMES)2014 04 11By Jasmin Dixon PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 11, 2014) "Laughter is the best way to communicate," says Dr. Kathryn Barrett Gaines as she shares some of her insight on life with

    Friday, April 11, 2014
    2 UMES bowlers earn All-America honors

    2 UMES bowlers earn All America honors2014 04 10 Megan Buja wins her 3rd "Elite 89" awardWICKLIFFE, Ohio (April 10, 2014) UMES scholar athletes Mariana Alvarado and Megan Buja are All America honorees in recognition of their performances as elite collegiate bowlers

    Thursday, April 10, 2014
    UMES' Ishaq Pitt wins national scholar-athlete award

    UMES' Ishaq Pitt wins national scholar athlete award2014 04 10UMES' Ishaq Pitt wins national scholar athlete award   WASHINGTON (April 10, 2014) Ishaq Pitt, a guard on the UMES men's basketball team, was named today the 2014 winner of the Arthur

    Thursday, April 10, 2014
    Opening reception April 10-Fine Arts Student Show

    Opening reception April 10 Fine Arts Student Show2014 04 09Fine arts students display work                 PRINCESS ANNE, MD ARTventure Time, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's spring fine arts student show, opens with a reception Thursday, April 10, from

    Wednesday, April 9, 2014
    Collins named new men's hoops coach @ UMES

    Collins named new men's hoops coach @ UMES2014 04 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 8, 2014) Bobby Collins, who leads men's college basketball teams to conference championships and national tournament appearances, will be the next head coach at the University of

    Tuesday, April 8, 2014
    Iconic civil rights leader to address Class of 2014

    Iconic civil rights leader to address Class of 20142014 03 31PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 1, 2014)  Congressman John R. Lewis will deliver the commencement address May 16 at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's spring 2014 graduation exercises. Lewis joins

    Monday, March 31, 2014
    Jazz appreciation month-3 free concerts

    Jazz appreciation month 3 free concerts2014 03 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 2, 2014) In celebration of April's designation as Jazz Appreciation Month, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts will be jamming with three

    Tuesday, March 25, 2014
    UMES: 2014 MEAC bowling champions (again)

    UMES 2014 MEAC bowling champions (again)2014 03 24 CHESAPEAKE, Va. (March 24, 2014) UMES brought home its second straight Mid Eastern Athletic Conference bowling crown this past weekend in a marathon duel with Florida A&M that required 14 games rolled over

    Monday, March 24, 2014
    Thompson returns to UMES in a new role

    Thompson returns to UMES in a new role2014 03 14 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 24, 2014) Former UMES President Thelma B. Thompson returns Monday, April 14 to the institution she led for nine years with a new job description novelist. Thompson

    Friday, March 14, 2014
    New date for Homecoming Concert-March 27

    New date for Homecoming Concert March 272014 03 12 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 12, 2014) As promised, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Homecoming Concert has been rescheduled.  The new date for the event is March 27.    The artist line up

    Wednesday, March 12, 2014
    Registration open for Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic

    Registration open for Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic2014 03 11Registration opens for Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 11, 2014) Mark your calendars June 10 11 for the 2014 edition of the Art Shell UMES

    Tuesday, March 11, 2014
    Health and Wellness Festival slated for March 26

    Health and Wellness Festival slated for March 262014 03 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 11, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore welcomes the community to attend its 16th annual Health and Wellness Festival March 26. The free wellness event takes

    Tuesday, March 11, 2014
    Small Farm Workshop Series

    Small Farm Workshop Series2014 03 07 The Small Farm Workshop series kicks off with "Be Smart . . . Drench Smart Small Ruminant Integrated Parasite Management" Sat., March 15, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Central Maryland Research

    Friday, March 7, 2014
    UPDATE: Summer Language Program for HS students

    UPDATE Summer Language Program for HS students2014 03 06Study Chinese in high tech setting PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 6, 2014) High school age students can still get a leg up at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore this summer learning

    Thursday, March 6, 2014
    2nd time proves the charm for spelling champ

    2nd time proves the charm for spelling champ2014 03 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 1, 2014) Metamorphosis proved serendipitous for Gia Bautista, winner of today's 2nd annual Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee. The 12 year old seventh grader from Wicomico

    Saturday, March 1, 2014
    Mr. UMES named top HBCU orator

    Mr. UMES named top HBCU orator2014 02 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Feb. 28, 2014) Jeremy W. Whichard returned from the 2014 HBCU Kings' Leadership Conference and Competition earlier this month with two honors runner up in the 10th annual event and

    Friday, February 28, 2014
    Tickets on sale March 3 for UMES Dinner Theatre April 4-5

    Tickets on sale March 3 for UMES Dinner Theatre April 4 52014 02 26UMES Dinner Theatre set for April 4 and 5   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 24, 2014) Looking to dine on a gourmet meal while enjoying a lively

    Wednesday, February 26, 2014
    HBCU Choral Festival, free; post-concert dinner tickets on sale

    HBCU Choral Festival, free post concert dinner tickets on sale2014 02 26  x PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 25, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore plays host to the "I, Too, Sing America" Choral Festival, which takes its name from

    Wednesday, February 26, 2014
    UMES president named to Top 100 Women in Maryland

    UMES president named to Top 100 Women in Maryland2014 02 26 x PRINCESS ANNE, MD., (Feb. 26, 2014) Dr. Juliette B. Bell, president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has been named to The Daily Record's 2014 list of

    Wednesday, February 26, 2014
    Spellling Bee returns to UMES March 1

    Spellling Bee returns to UMES March 12014 02 2154 elementary, middle school students to compete     x PRINCESS ANNE, MD    (Feb. 21, 2014) Top spellers from elementary and middle schools in Dorchester, Somerset and Wicomico counties converge on the University

    Friday, February 21, 2014
    Homecoming Concert canceled due to scheduling conflicts

    Homecoming Concert canceled due to scheduling conflicts2014 02 18Due to scheduling conflicts, the Homecoming Concert featuring Meek Mill, Yo Gotti and Reaction Band has been canceled. However, there will be a concerted effort to schedule this event at a later

    Tuesday, February 18, 2014
    L.A. bound: UMES' quiz team qualifies for national tourney

    L.A. bound UMES' quiz team qualifies for national tourney2014 02 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 17, 2014) A quartet of UMES undergraduates placed third this past weekend in a qualifying tournament for the 2014 Honda Campus All Star Challenge, a performance

    Monday, February 17, 2014
    Hotel Restaurant Management gets a name makeover

    Hotel Restaurant Management gets a name makeover2014 02 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD.  (Feb. 14, 2014)  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's popular undergraduate major Hotel and Restaurant Management has a new name.  Department chairman Dr. Ernest Boger announced to students in early

    Friday, February 14, 2014
    Online degrees the next frontier for UMES

    Online degrees the next frontier for UMES2014 02 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 13, 2014) Dr. Kristine Anderson has joined UMES' Division of Academic Affairs to spearhead an aggressive expansion of online instruction for students looking for distance education options. Anderson

    Thursday, February 13, 2014
    Gourmet luncheon tickets on sale

    Gourmet luncheon tickets on sale2014 02 12Sales open for gourmet luncheon series tickets PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 12, 2014) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Hospitality and Tourism Management program (formerly Hotel and Restaurant Management) has announced that tickets for

    Wednesday, February 12, 2014
    White House names 2 UMES students 'HBCU All-Stars'

    White House names 2 UMES students 'HBCU All Stars'2014 02 11WASHINGTON, D.C. (Feb. 11, 2014) Two University of Maryland Eastern Shore students are among 75 undergraduate, graduate and professional students in the inaugural class of "HBCU All Stars" selected by

    Tuesday, February 11, 2014
    UMES Homecoming 2014

    UMES Homecoming 20142014 01 30   x x The Thunderin' Hawks Pep Band will be a part of the Homecoming Parade x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Jan. 30, 2014) The Home of the Hawks is prepping for Homecoming 2014, February 7

    Thursday, January 30, 2014
    Edwards Continues “2014 HBCU STEM Tour” with Visit to UMES

    Edwards Continues “2014 HBCU STEM Tour” with Visit to UMES2014 01 28   Rep. Donna Edwards tries her hand at flying a plane in UMES' flight simulator. x x x WASHINGTON (Jan. 28, 2012) Congresswoman Donna F. Edwards (MD 4th) continued

    Tuesday, January 28, 2014
    African-American art from Driskell Center on display

    African American art from Driskell Center on display2014 01 21David C. Driskell, Dancing Angel, serigraph, 2002, © David Driskell, 2014, David C. Driskell Center Collection, Gift of Sandra and Lloyd Baccus Collection x x x x xPRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Jan. 21,

    Tuesday, January 21, 2014
    Frederick Douglass Library celebrates Black History Month

    Frederick Douglass Library celebrates Black History Month2014 01 21 x x Dr. Dale Glenwood Green identifies the area in Easton known as The Hill. x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD x(Jan. 22, 2014) Delmarva may be home to the oldest settlement

    Tuesday, January 21, 2014
    UMES announces 2014 athletics Hall of Fame honorees

    UMES announces 2014 athletics Hall of Fame honorees2014 01 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Jan. 15, 2014) Five student athletes and an administrator are members of the newest class elected to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's athletic Hall of Fame. Dawnette

    Friday, January 17, 2014
    Alumnus returns to UMES to direct online learning

    Alumnus returns to UMES to direct online learning2014 01 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 8, 2014) Robin Hoffman has been appointed the director of the Center for Instructional Technologyat the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.   "We are very pleased to

    Wednesday, January 8, 2014
    PRMC pharmacist named interim dean of UMES’ pharmacy school

    PRMC pharmacist named interim dean of UMES’ pharmacy school2014 01 06  Dr. Dennis Killian  x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 6, 2014) Dr. Dennis Killian, pharmacy director at Salisbury's Peninsula Regional Medical Center, has accepted an offer from the

    Monday, January 6, 2014
    UMES' women bowlers: scholar-athletes extraordinaire

    UMES' women bowlers scholar athletes extraordinaire2013 12 17Over the past six seasons, the women's bowling team at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore has established itself as one of the sport's premier collegiate programs.  Winners of five National Championships and

    Tuesday, December 17, 2013
    UMES' Boyle elected to national post

    UMES' Boyle elected to national post2013 12 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 16, 2013) Dr. Cynthia J. Boyle, an award winning University of Maryland Eastern Shore pharmacy professor, is the new president elect of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy.

    Monday, December 16, 2013
    Dreaming big can be the path to success

    Dreaming big can be the path to success2013 12 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 13, 2013) No triskaidekaphobia fear of the number 13 only smiles, cheers and applause during today's mid year graduation exercises at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

    Friday, December 13, 2013
    Winner announced in senior hospitality design competition

    Winner announced in senior hospitality design competition2013 12 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 12, 2013)  The verdict is in "The Visionistas," took first place in a hospitality department facilities design competition that awarded them a $2,500 cash prize from the Town

    Thursday, December 12, 2013
    Madiba: Lessons Mandela taught us

    Madiba Lessons Mandela taught us2013 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 6, 2013) When Nelson R. Mandela died Thursday, two Delmarva news organizations knew they could turn to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore for perspective on the anti apartheid crusader's

    Friday, December 6, 2013
    UMES Jazz Combo records piece for benefit CD

    UMES Jazz Combo records piece for benefit CD2013 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD Director Brian Perez and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Jazz Combo pitched in with other area musicians to record pieces for "a 'Bury Merry Christmas" benefiting a

    Friday, December 6, 2013
    Sowing the seeds of jurisprudence

    Sowing the seeds of jurisprudence2013 12 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 4, 2013) Add halls of justice to the pastures, barns and broiler houses where UMES is working to fulfill its public service mission as a land grant institution and counselor in

    Wednesday, December 4, 2013
    Fine Arts seniors exhibit at Mosely Gallery

    Fine Arts seniors exhibit at Mosely Gallery2013 12 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 2, 2013)  "Presences and Personas," an art exhibit featuring the works of two University of Maryland Eastern Shore fine arts majors graduating this month, opens Dec. 5 with

    Monday, December 2, 2013
    Carr is named director of marketing

    Carr is named director of marketing2013 11 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 19, 2013) Alissa Carr, a 15 year veteran of marketing and advertising, has joined the newly formed Office of the Executive Vice President under the leadership of Kimberly Dumpson

    Tuesday, November 19, 2013
    USDA helps finance UMES graduate housing

    USDA helps finance UMES graduate housing2013 11 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Nov. 15, 2013) The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced this week it would help the Maryland Hawk Corp. with financing the construction of apartment style housing for graduate students who

    Friday, November 15, 2013
    UMES Jazz and Wind Ensemble concerts

    UMES Jazz and Wind Ensemble concerts2013 11 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 15, 2013)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Fine Arts presents two concerts to signal the start of the holiday season.  The Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing

    Friday, November 15, 2013
    UMES recognized by national education group

    UMES recognized by national education group2013 11 14Bell assumes leadership post   x x Dr. Juliette Bell is the Council of 1890 Universities new chair.   x x x WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 14, 2013) A national education group recognized the University

    Thursday, November 14, 2013
    Fine Arts students exhibit in Mosely Gallery

    Fine Arts students exhibit in Mosely Gallery2013 11 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD Works by some 20 fine arts students will be featured in an exhibit titled, "Inspired."  The show opens with a reception Nov. 14, from 4 6 p.m. in the

    Monday, November 11, 2013
    Clinton associate is Dec. '13 commencement speaker

    Clinton associate is Dec. '13 commencement speaker2013 11 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 8, 2013) Civil rights attorney Richard L. Mays Sr. of Little Rock, Ark., chairman of a new regional TV network, will be the graduation speaker at the University

    Friday, November 8, 2013
    Nov. 14: UMES to host flu shot, health insurance clinic

    Nov. 14 UMES to host flu shot, health insurance clinic2013 11 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 7, 2013) Peninsula Regional Medical Center and UMES are teaming up with the Maryland Health Connection to deliver flu shots in Somerset County and provide

    Thursday, November 7, 2013
    Small Farm Conference is Nov. 8-9

    Small Farm Conference is Nov. 8 92013 11 06 The 10th annual Small Farm Conference at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore takes place Fri., Nov. 8, and Sat., Nov. 9, in the Richard A. Henson Center.  The two day educational

    Wednesday, November 6, 2013
    Steering Dogfish Head Alehouse into marketing's fast lane

    Steering Dogfish Head Alehouse into marketing's fast lane2013 11 04ROCKVILLE, MD (Nov. 5, 2013) Like many teenagers who worked in restaurants, Sam Petrella didn't think much of his stints as a server or line cook. Those were jobs, not the

    Monday, November 4, 2013
    Tri-County College Fair slated for Nov. 15

    Tri County College Fair slated for Nov. 152013 10 31PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 30, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Tri County College Fair, a one stop shop for connecting with over 100 institutions of higher education, takes place

    Thursday, October 31, 2013
    UMES joins peers in tackling excessive drinking

    UMES joins peers in tackling excessive drinking2013 10 29 MARYLAND COLLEGES COME TOGETHER TO TACKLE EXCESSIVE DRINKING BALTIMORE (Oct. 29, 2013) Maryland health and higher education leaders announced today the formation and first products of a new Maryland Collaborative to

    Tuesday, October 29, 2013
    UMES dedicates concert to veterans

    UMES dedicates concert to veterans2013 10 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 23, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir ushers in November with a musical event themed, "Dedication," in honor of military veterans, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and

    Wednesday, October 23, 2013
    Donor supports 'Fore!' scholarships

    Donor supports 'Fore ' scholarships2013 10 20 Carnelious Jones   x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD x (Oct. 21, 2013) The past 10 months have been momentous for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's fledgling PGA golf management program. On

    Sunday, October 20, 2013
    Drama Society presents fall play

    Drama Society presents fall play2013 10 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 17, 2013) When Dr. Della Dameron Johnson and her theater troupe returned from a National Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts competition in Baltimore, they came back knowing exactly which

    Thursday, October 17, 2013
    K-12 & higher education collaborate on dual enrollment

    K 12 & higher education collaborate on dual enrollment2013 10 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 9, 2013) The Wicomico County Board of Education held a press conference earlier this week to herald in a new era for the county's dual enrollment

    Monday, October 14, 2013
    UMES hosts open house Oct. 12

    UMES hosts open house Oct. 122013 10 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 9, 2013)  An open house will be held Sat., Oct. 12 at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  High school juniors and seniors and their parents are invited to

    Wednesday, October 9, 2013
    UMES and La Merced sign agreement

    UMES and La Merced sign agreement2013 10 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 1, 2013) For nearly a decade, La Merced, a Salisbury based nonprofit organization, has provided specialized medical services and supplies to the poor mainly children in Nicaragua.  This past

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013
    Mosely Gallery hosts local comic show

    Mosely Gallery hosts local comic show2013 10 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 1, 2013) POW   Action characters come to life on the pages of books by indie comic publishers on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.  Their epic tales in sci

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013
    How the Vietnam War improved health care

    How the Vietnam War improved health care2013 10 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 1, 2013) State Sen. John Astle returns to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Thursday for an encore presentation of his first hand experiences as a MEDEVAC helicopter

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013
    UMES faculty art exhibit on display thru Oct. 4

    UMES faculty art exhibit on display thru Oct. 42013 09 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 25, 2013)If you haven't done so, be sure to visit the current exhibit in the Mosely Gallery, "Points of View," featuring the varied art of faculty

    Wednesday, September 25, 2013
    Students compete in hospitality design project

    Students compete in hospitality design project2013 09 24  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 24, 2013) A community development project in the nearby Town of Princess Anne will give 14 seniors in UMES' hospitality capstone course, Facilities Design Project, the hands on

    Tuesday, September 24, 2013
    Woods named to new UMES leadership post

    Woods named to new UMES leadership post2013 09 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 23, 2013) Walter W. Woods has been appointed by UMES President Juliette B. Bell to the newly created position of Coordinator for Outreach and Strategic Initiatives. Woods moves

    Monday, September 23, 2013
    Veteran fund raiser joins UMES leadership team

    Veteran fund raiser joins UMES leadership team2013 09 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 20, 2013) Stephen L. McDaniel has been named interim vice president for Institutional Advancement by President Juliette B. Bell. He takes over the post held for the past

    Friday, September 20, 2013
    UMES names new alumni affairs director

    UMES names new alumni affairs director2013 09 18PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Sept. 18, 2013) James G. Lunnermon II is the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's new director of alumni affairs. Jimmy, as he is better known, moves into his new post

    Wednesday, September 18, 2013
    UMES breaks ground on STEM building

    UMES breaks ground on STEM building2013 09 11  Dr. Juliette Bell pauses for a moment of silence during groundbreaking ceremonies on 9 11 x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 11, 2013) The east side of the University of Maryland

    Wednesday, September 11, 2013
    U.S. News lists UMES in top tier of black colleges

    U.S. News lists UMES in top tier of black colleges2013 09 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 10, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is again rated in the top tier of America's historically black institutions by "U.S. News & World

    Tuesday, September 10, 2013
    HRM Gourmet Dining Series Tickets on sale

    HRM Gourmet Dining Series Tickets on sale2013 09 10     x   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 10, 2013) Foodies are in for a treat this fall at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  The school's Hotel and Restaurant Management program present its

    Tuesday, September 10, 2013
    Founders' Day Convocation is Sept. 12

    Founders' Day Convocation is Sept. 122013 09 09UMES recognizes Founders' Day with convocation PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 9, 2013)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore observes its 127th Founders' Day with a convocation and commencement for 26 doctorate candidates in the

    Monday, September 9, 2013
    UMES celebrates Founders' Week, Sept. 8-15

    UMES celebrates Founders' Week, Sept. 8 152013 09 06  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 4, 2013) Founders' Week at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Sept. 8 15, is a week long series of free events for campus and community to celebrate

    Friday, September 6, 2013
    A front row to history

    A front row to history2013 08 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 30, 2013) "Fingertips" by Little Stevie Wonder topped the Billboard charts the last week of August 1963, stamps sold for a nickel and "The Great Escape" was the must see

    Friday, August 30, 2013
    UMES engineering program earns accreditation

    UMES engineering program earns accreditation2013 08 29ABET credential is university's 28thPRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 29, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore joined a select group of institutions this month when its bachelor's degree in engineering earned accreditation as an undergraduate

    Thursday, August 29, 2013
    Dumpson named Executive Vice President

    Dumpson named Executive Vice President2013 08 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 28, 2013) UMES President Juliette B. Bell announced that Kimberly Conway Dumpson will move from vice president for institutional advancement into the president's office, where she will assume the newly

    Wednesday, August 28, 2013
    Guess what day it is? Move-in Day @ UMES

    Guess what day it is? Move in Day @ UMES2013 08 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 21, 2013) The Harry Potter generation that descended on UMES Wednesday morning must have felt as though the campus was the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft

    Wednesday, August 21, 2013
    Holy Crack of the Bat - fall baseball @ UMES

    Holy Crack of the Bat fall baseball @ UMES2013 08 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD.  (Aug. 14, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will play host for the first time this coming semester to a SAM BAT Fall League, a wooden

    Wednesday, August 14, 2013
    Fleet-footed Hawk on world stage

    Fleet footed Hawk on world stage2013 08 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 12, 2013)   Lenorá Guion Firmin, UMES' All American track star, is in Russia this week preparing to compete in the 14th International Association of Athletic Federation (IAAF) World Championships. Guion

    Monday, August 12, 2013
    In-flight magazine features UMES article

    In flight magazine features UMES article2013 08 01x   The August 2013 edition of US Airways magazine features an article about UMES. x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 1, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is telling its

    Thursday, August 1, 2013
    Physician Assistant training moves to master's level

    Physician Assistant training moves to master's level2013 07 31PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 1, 2013) Some three dozen graduate students embark on an academic journey at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore this month that will position them to be the

    Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    National Alumni Association officers ~ 2013-15

    National Alumni Association officers ~ 2013 152013 07 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 15, 2013) The UMES National Alumni Association has elected a new slate of executive officers that will serve until 2015. Bryant C. Mitchell, Ph.D, is the association's new

    Monday, July 15, 2013
    O'Malley announces construction of UMES Boulevard roundabout

    O'Malley announces construction of UMES Boulevard roundabout2013 07 11Transportation Act advances start of project that will support nearly 50 jobs xx ANNAPOLIS, MD (July 11, 2013) Gov. Martin O'Malley today announced $3.7 million from the 2013 Transportation Infrastructure Investment Act will be

    Thursday, July 11, 2013
    High school students study Chinese at UMES summer program

    High school students study Chinese at UMES summer program2013 07 10  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 10, 2013) Area students recently completed the Summer Language Experience, an intensive program of Chinese study at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Now in

    Wednesday, July 10, 2013
    UMES becomes smoke-free

    UMES becomes smoke free2013 07 02 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 1, 2013)  Effective today, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is a smoke free campus. Smoking is prohibited by visitors, employees and students in all university facilities, grounds and property, including walkways,

    Tuesday, July 2, 2013
    Going where few teens venture

    Going where few teens venture2013 06 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (June 28, 2013) Twenty three middle schoolers are participating in a hands on summer enrichment program at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, where they are learning about the role of

    Friday, June 28, 2013
    Something worth getting jazzed up about

    Something worth getting jazzed up about2013 06 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 21, 2013) The campus that nurtured professional jazz trumpeter Duane Eubanks and the late rock 'n' roll saxophonist Clarence Clemons will soon be awarding a bachelor's degree in jazz

    Friday, June 21, 2013
    Construction management program partners with Rockville, Md. firm

    Construction management program partners with Rockville, Md. firm2013 06 20ROCKVILLE, MD  (June 12, 2013) UMES in the Construction Management Technology program at The Universities at Shady Grove now have an opportunity to get hands on training with an award winning construction firm

    Thursday, June 20, 2013
    2013 Shell golf tourney a sell-out

    2013 Shell golf tourney a sell out2013 06 13 WESTOVER, MD (June 12, 2013) Ideal weather, tall tales and great shots made the 2013 edition of the Art Shell Celebrity Golf Tournament another resounding success. Thirty six foursomes a sold

    Thursday, June 13, 2013
    Leatherbury named new UMES police chief

    Leatherbury named new UMES police chief2013 06 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 3, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced today that a 28 year veteran of the Maryland State Police, and Somerset County native, will lead the university's police force. 

    Monday, June 3, 2013
    UMES 'spellebrity' shined in the national spotlight

    UMES 'spellebrity' shined in the national spotlight2013 05 30OXON HILL, MD (May 29, 2013) Khaled Mohamed, the Bennett Middle School student who won the inaugural Maryland Eastern Shore Spelling Bee, finished in a tie for 43rd at the 2013 Scripps

    Thursday, May 30, 2013
    UMES spelling bee champ on a national stage

    UMES spelling bee champ on a national stage2013 05 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 26, 2013) Khaled Mohamed, winner of the inaugural Maryland Eastern Shore Spelling Bee, is in Washington, D.C. where this week he will vie to be recognized as

    Tuesday, May 28, 2013
    UMES offers 2013 summer camps; NYSP not being held

    UMES offers 2013 summer camps NYSP not being held2013 05 20UMES offers 2013 summer camps NYSP not being held Still plenty of summer options for area youth. PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (May 20, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Athletics Department

    Monday, May 20, 2013
    July 22-23 Spanish for Health Care Workers

    July 22 23 Spanish for Health Care Workers2013 05 17UMES offers Spanish for Health Care Workers PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 16, 2013) Registration is now open for an eight hour "Spanish for Health Care Professionals" class July 22 23, from

    Friday, May 17, 2013
    Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic returns June 12

    Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic returns June 122013 05 17 Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic & Junior Tournament Ready to Tee Off   PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (May 17, 2013)  The 2013 version of the Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic & Junior Tournament

    Friday, May 17, 2013
    Following in the steps of an education pioneer

    Following in the steps of an education pioneer2013 05 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 17, 2013) When Letitia DeLaine received her doctorate during the 2013 spring commencement at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, she penned another chapter in her family's remarkable story

    Friday, May 17, 2013
    UMES holds 2013 spring graduation

    UMES holds 2013 spring graduation2013 05 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 17, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore delivered on a promise today that was more than a decade in the making producing professionally trained pharmacists. Fifty seven graduates earned

    Friday, May 17, 2013
    USM regents approve tuition & fees for 2013-14 school year

    USM regents approve tuition & fees for 2013 14 school year2013 05 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 16, 2012) The University System of Maryland's governing board approved tuition increases for the 2013 14 academic year that call for a 3 percent

    Thursday, May 16, 2013
    UMES graduates first class from pharmacy school

    UMES graduates first class from pharmacy school2013 05 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 10, 2013) Three years of non stop study and professional practice experience pay off for the charter class of UMES' School of Pharmacy May 17 when its members

    Friday, May 10, 2013
    UMES wins 2013 Home Depot 'Retool' grant

    UMES wins 2013 Home Depot 'Retool' grant2013 05 06Money comes from The Home Depot "Retool Your School" competitionPRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 6. 2013)  UMES will receive a $10,000 grant from the 2013 "Retool Your School" campus improvement contest sponsored by

    Monday, May 6, 2013
    Applied design seniors display artworks

    Applied design seniors display artworks2013 05 03Applied design seniors display artworks  PRINCESS ANNE, MD. Seniors in the Department of Fine Arts graduating May 17 with a bachelor's degree in applied design appropriately named their show that opens in the Mosely

    Friday, May 3, 2013
    Luke's Premier Foods wins industry award

    Luke's Premier Foods wins industry award2013 05 03Luke's Premier Foods wins industry award PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 3, 2013  Luke's Premier Foods won the "sofi™ Finalist" award and is in the running for a coveted Gold sofi™ Award reserved for

    Friday, May 3, 2013
    Arumala named UMES' top educator for 2012-13

    Arumala named UMES' top educator for 2012 132013 05 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 2, 2013) A civil engineer is the winner of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 2013 Teaching Excellence Award. Dr. Joseph O. Arumala received the honor today

    Thursday, May 2, 2013
    Summer Transportation Institute

    Summer Transportation Institute2013 04 30Applications available for Summer Transportation Institute UMES is the host site for a two week summer program for underserved middle schoolers on the lower Eastern Shore of Maryland looking to explore careers in the field of

    Tuesday, April 30, 2013
    May 4: Way2GoMaryland event @ Salisbury University

    May 4 Way2GoMaryland event @ Salisbury University2013 04 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 29, 2013) Think you might want to attend a Maryland public college? Learn more by attending the no strings attached event, Way2GoMaryland Eastern Shore edition on Saturday, May 4, at

    Monday, April 29, 2013
    HRM students win culinary challenge in Dallas

    HRM students win culinary challenge in Dallas2013 04 26HRM students bring home first place honors UMES bested powerhouses Morrisville State and Johnson & Wales to bring home first place in the International Food Service Executives Association annual culinary challenge. "We

    Friday, April 26, 2013
    EPA former administrator to address graduates

    EPA former administrator to address graduates2013 04 26EPA former administrator to address graduates PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 26, 2013) Lisa P. Jackson, the Environmental Protection Agency's administrator during President Obama's first term, will deliver the 126th spring commencement address to some

    Friday, April 26, 2013
    President Bell charts 'The Path Forward'

    President Bell charts 'The Path Forward'2013 04 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 19, 2013) Juliette B. Bell is confident after 9½ months at the helm of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore that it has the foundation to achieve eminence in

    Sunday, April 21, 2013
    Another national title for UMES bowling

    Another national title for UMES bowling2013 04 21LINCOLN, Neb. (April 20, 2013) The UMES women's bowling team claimed the Intercollegiate Team Championship title today at the school year's final national tournament, a win that solidifies the university's reputation as one

    Sunday, April 21, 2013
    State OKs money for new classroom building, campus expansion

    State OKs money for new classroom building, campus expansion2013 04 12 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 12, 2013) UMES' footprint in Somerset County now tops 1,100 acres. The university recently acquired a 365 acre farm and adjoining woodlands off Stewart Neck

    Friday, April 12, 2013
    Presidential installation is focus of Inauguration Week

    Presidential installation is focus of Inauguration Week2013 04 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 12, 2013) The April 19th  presidential installation of Dr. Juliette B. Bell will write another important chapter in the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's storied 126 year history.

    Friday, April 12, 2013
    April 15: Blunt guest lecture part of week-long celebration

    April 15 Blunt guest lecture part of week long celebration2013 04 09Roger Blunt lecture series part of week long celebration   Dr. Anthony Junior is the speaker for the sixth annual Roger R. Blunt Lecture April 15, at 6 30 p.m.

    Tuesday, April 9, 2013
    Bernstein Award presented at convocation

    Bernstein Award presented at convocation2013 04 04Bernstein Award presented at UMES Honors Convocation PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 4, 2013) A senior biology major hoping to add to the number of physicians among minority populations is the University of Maryland Eastern

    Thursday, April 4, 2013
    'FINALE' party replaces April 20 concert

    'FINALE' party replaces April 20 concert2013 04 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 3, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced today that Maze featuring Frankie Beverly has cancelled their appearance for the inaugural concert planned to conclude a week of

    Wednesday, April 3, 2013
    UMES bowlers eye 3rd straight national title

    UMES bowlers eye 3rd straight national title2013 03 28INDIANAPOLIS (March 28, 2013) The Lady Hawks' bowling team is poised to swoop in for a "turkey" title in Detroit in mid April. The eight team field competing for the 2013 National

    Thursday, March 28, 2013
    Pharmacy school is home to rare eye cups

    Pharmacy school is home to rare eye cups2013 03 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 29, 2013) It wasn't long after David Landsberger moved his businesses from New Jersey to Pocomoke that he paid a visit to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and

    Thursday, March 28, 2013
    UMES community service activist is national award candidate

    UMES community service activist is national award candidate2013 03 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (March 27, 2013) UMES residence director Clifton H. Harcumis headed to Washington in June, where he will represent Delmarva as the region's nominee for a prestigious national honor

    Wednesday, March 27, 2013
    FLIC Summer Language Program

    FLIC Summer Language Program2013 03 25UMES offers high school age students summer language program Study Arabic, Chinese or Russian in high tech setting   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 25, 2013) High school age students can get a leg up at

    Monday, March 25, 2013
    April 17: UMES' Health and Wellness Festival

    April 17 UMES' Health and Wellness Festival2013 03 25UMES hosts Health and Wellness Festival PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 15, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts its 15th annual Health and Wellness Festival, April 17 as part of a

    Monday, March 25, 2013
    a-MAZE-ing concert on tap

    a MAZE ing concert on tap2013 03 21  true

    Thursday, March 21, 2013
    April 19: Presidential scholarship ball

    April 19 Presidential scholarship ball2013 03 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (March 15, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will host the Diamond Jubilee Presidential Scholarship Ball April 19 in conjunction with the installation of its 15th leader, Dr. Juliette B.

    Friday, March 15, 2013
    UMES Dinner Theater returns April 12-13

    UMES Dinner Theater returns April 12 132013 03 14UMES Dinner Theater set for April 12 and 13 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 15, 2013) University of Maryland Eastern Shore's drama director is set to stage one last play as a full

    Thursday, March 14, 2013
    Reward increased for information

    Reward increased for information2013 03 14Reward increased for information in UMES murder investigation  PRINCESS, ANNE, MD (March 14, 2013) The reward offered for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a University

    Thursday, March 14, 2013
    Mosely Gallery hosts 'FACE, FACE' exhibit

    Mosely Gallery hosts 'FACE, FACE' exhibit2013 03 13Mosely Gallery hosts "FACE, FACE" exhibition PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 13, 2013) Mosely Gallery interim director Corrine Beardsley curates a show, "FACE, FACE," March 29 through April 26 at the University of Maryland

    Wednesday, March 13, 2013
    7th grader is Lower Shore's top speller for 2013

    7th grader is Lower Shore's top speller for 20132013 03 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (March 9, 2013) Number two was number one at the inaugural Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee today. Khaled Mohamed, a seventh grader at Bennett Middle School

    Saturday, March 9, 2013
    Spanish for Health Care Workers

    Spanish for Health Care Workers2013 03 05UMES offers Spanish for Health Care Workers PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 5, 2013) Registration is now open for a "Spanish for Health Care Professionals" class on May 16, from 8 30 a.m. to 5

    Tuesday, March 5, 2013
    UMES trio named to elite leadership list

    UMES trio named to elite leadership list2013 03 01  Cynthia Boyle  x x  Veronique Diriker x x  Peggy Naleppa x x x BALTIMORE, Md. (March 1, 2013) Three women with prominent roles at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are

    Friday, March 1, 2013
    UMES passes on restarting intercollegiate football

    UMES passes on restarting intercollegiate football2013 02 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 28, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will remain an institution without intercollegiate football for the near future, President Juliette B. Bell announced today. After consulting with her

    Thursday, February 28, 2013
    Jimmy Heath to perform with UMES Jazz Ensemble

    Jimmy Heath to perform with UMES Jazz Ensemble2013 02 28UMES Jazz Ensemble hosts jazz great PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 22, 2013) Legendary saxophonist Jimmy Heath performs with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Jazz Ensemble March 27 at a 7

    Thursday, February 28, 2013
    UMES BUDGET PROPOSAL FOR 2013-14

    UMES BUDGET PROPOSAL FOR 2013 142013 02 27ANNAPOLIS, Md. (Feb. 27, 2013) President Juliette B. Bell is scheduled to appear today before a House of Delegates' subcommittee on Education and Economic Development to provide testimony about the institution's projected budget

    Wednesday, February 27, 2013
    UMES seeks to 'Retool Our School'

    UMES seeks to 'Retool Our School'2013 02 27UMES seeks to "Retool Our School"   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (February 27, 2013)  It's an internet and social media blitz as the campus community strives to win a piece of a $225,000 "pie" in

    Wednesday, February 27, 2013
    UMES president's tenure tested but strong

    UMES president's tenure tested but strong2013 02 26By Deborah Gates, Daily Times staff writer PRINCESS ANNE, Md.  (Feb, 26, 2013) During a moment certain to mark Juliette Bell's darkest as University of Maryland Eastern Shore president, the campus community gave

    Tuesday, February 26, 2013
    'A passion and love for UMES' - and each other

    'A passion and love for UMES' and each other2013 02 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Feb. 14, 2013) A pre Internet era dictionary surely exists somewhere in the Frederick Douglass Library with this uniquely UMES definition for "college sweethearts " Vernetta Elizabeth

    Friday, February 22, 2013
    Alumnus creates freshman scholarship fund

    Alumnus creates freshman scholarship fund2013 02 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Feb. 15, 2013) Clifton Harcum, an alumnus and employee, sees creating a scholarship in his name as a way to pay it forward to high school students bound for UMES that were

    Friday, February 22, 2013
    Got his MoJo's working

    Got his MoJo's working2013 02 20Just 27, Joel Olive already lives his dream of being a chef restaurant owner xxxxxxxxxxxx By Ben Penserga, Daily Times staff writer  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx xx SALISBURY (Feb. 20, 2013) In college, Joel Olive had a goal for

    Wednesday, February 20, 2013
    Police seek suspects in stabbing death of UMES student

    Police seek suspects in stabbing death of UMES student2013 02 17This Maryland State Police press release has been posted at the request of UMES President Juliette B. Bell. (PRINCESS ANNE, MD) Feb. 17, 2013 Maryland State Police and University of Maryland Eastern Shore Police

    Sunday, February 17, 2013
    UMES celebrates Homecoming

    UMES celebrates Homecoming2013 02 11UMES celebrate Homecoming Events for campus and community PRINCESS ANNE, MD (February 8, 2013) University of Maryland Eastern Shore alumni flock to the area for homecoming, February 10 17, spreading their affinity for the school and

    Monday, February 11, 2013
    UMES names new chief academic officer

    UMES names new chief academic officer2013 01 31PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 1, 2013) Dr. Ronald A. Nykiel is UMES' new provost and vice president for academic affairs. He will join the university's administrative team Feb. 5, President Juliette B. Bell

    Thursday, January 31, 2013
    Feb. 2: Spanish for health care workers class @ UMES

    Feb. 2 Spanish for health care workers class @ UMES2013 01 28Hands on Spanish instruction for health care workers set for UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 28, 2012) The Foreign Language Instructional Center at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will

    Monday, January 28, 2013
    Mosely exhibit features alumnus' art

    Mosely exhibit features alumnus' art2013 01 23Mosely exhibit features UMES alumnus' art "Coming Home," an exhibit of oil paintings by Berlin artist and UMES alum (Class of 75) Patrick Henry, opens Feb. 7 at the Mosely Gallery in the Thomas

    Wednesday, January 23, 2013
    Nazu dance performance tonight (2-28)

    Nazu dance performance tonight (2 28)2013 01 23Campus Life offers events for campus and community The Office of Campus Life has a variety of events in store for students, faculty, staff and the community in February. UMES will stage its

    Wednesday, January 23, 2013
    Frederick Douglass Library brings black history to life

    Frederick Douglass Library brings black history to life2013 01 23Frederick Douglass Library brings history to life The Frederick Douglass Library adds to the university's Black History Month offerings in February with an exhibit, two lectures and a read in for

    Wednesday, January 23, 2013
    The Power of a Dream

    The Power of a Dream2013 01 22SALISBURY, Md.  (Jan. 22, 2013) Dr. Juliette B. Bell, in her first major public address since becoming UMES' president 6½ months ago, called on celebrants of the Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday to draw

    Tuesday, January 22, 2013
    UMES names new VP for economic development

    UMES names new VP for economic development2013 01 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 22, 2013) Dr. G. Dale Wesson joined UMES' administration today as vice president for research and economic development. President Juliette B. Bell announced the appointment earlier this month. Wesson

    Tuesday, January 22, 2013
    Joint medical school envisioned in Salisbury

    Joint medical school envisioned in Salisbury2013 01 17By Jeremy Cox Daily Times Staff Writer x SALISBURY (Jan. 17, 2013) The Eastern Shore could be home to Maryland's fourth medical school, if the region's health and education leaders have their way.

    Thursday, January 17, 2013
    Federal grant to support STEM studies @ UMES

    Federal grant to support STEM studies @ UMES2013 01 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 16, 2013) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is the recipient of a $200,000 National Science Foundation grant it will use to grow the ranks of women

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013
    Bell is keynote speaker at 2013 M. L. King tribute

    Bell is keynote speaker at 2013 M. L. King tribute2013 01 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 16, 2013) Lower Delmarva's annual tribute to the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will have a University of Maryland Eastern Shore theme Monday, Jan.

    Wednesday, January 16, 2013
    Gun control - if not now, when?

    Gun control if not now, when?2013 01 02Commentary by Dr. Joshua Wright x Was Costas Right? Perhaps I was among a minority who applauded Bob Costas during his recent rant on NBC's "Sunday Night Football." In voicing his opinion on

    Wednesday, January 2, 2013
    Teaching challenges now include student safety

    Teaching challenges now include student safety2012 12 20Commentary by Dr. Karen A. Verbeke x Eleven days from Christmas, 12 days until Kwanzaa, the sixth day of Hanukkah and just five school days until holiday vacation. This is how Dec. 14 started

    Thursday, December 20, 2012
    Par for the course: UMES awards 1st golf management degrees

    Par for the course UMES awards 1st golf management degrees2012 12 14Par for the course UMES awards first golf management degree PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 14, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore awarded 273 degrees at today's 16th winter

    Friday, December 14, 2012
    UMES graduates prep for their big day

    UMES graduates prep for their big day2012 12 13By Vanessa Junkin Daily Times Staff Writer  x x Alyssa and Lindsay Wilcox x x x PRINCESS ANNE Some of the 273 students who will graduate from the University of Maryland Eastern

    Thursday, December 13, 2012
    Key UMES official to retire this week

    Key UMES official to retire this week2012 12 12By Deborah Gates Daily Times Staff Writer x x   Daniel S. Kuennen x x x PRINCESS ANNE (Dec. 12, 2012) Michele Krause followed the road signs to the Lower Shore, while Daniel

    Wednesday, December 12, 2012
    UMES' Harcum wins 2013 Jefferson Award

    UMES' Harcum wins 2013 Jefferson Award2012 12 11 Clifton H. Harcum x x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Dec. 11, 2012) Clifton H. Harcum, author, mentor, UMES alumnus and employee, is the winner of a 2013 Jefferson Award, an honor

    Tuesday, December 11, 2012
    UMES holds Tri-County College Fair

    UMES holds Tri County College Fair2012 11 26UMES holds Tri County College Fair PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 26, 2012) High school juniors and seniors can connect with recruiters from over 100 higher education institutions at the Tri County College Fair

    Monday, November 26, 2012
    In memoriam: H. DeWayne Whittington, Ph.D.

    In memoriam H. DeWayne Whittington, Ph.D.2012 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 1, 2012) Family, friends and those who respected him gathered on the UMES campus today to say their final good byes to Dr. H. DeWayne Whittington, who died Nov.

    Wednesday, November 21, 2012
    Late Skip McCain named AFCA Trailblazer

    Late Skip McCain named AFCA Trailblazer2012 11 21WACO, TEXAS (Nov. 19, 2012) Vernon "Skip" McCain, best known for his coaching career at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, formerly Maryland State College, has been named the American Football Coaches Association's

    Wednesday, November 21, 2012
    Business students compete in 2012 Fed Challenge

    Business students compete in 2012 Fed Challenge2012 11 20BALTIMORE (Nov. 1, 2012) A team of University of Maryland Eastern Shore business students made the finals of an annual academic competition sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. UMES junior and

    Tuesday, November 20, 2012
    Hawks repeat as MEAC VB champions

    Hawks repeat as MEAC VB champions2012 11 19BALTIMORE (Nov. 19. 2012) The UMES women's volleyball team is the 2012 Mid Eastern Athletic Conference tournament champion for the second year in a row. A tense, five set victory over Florida A&M

    Monday, November 19, 2012
    'A cravat is where it's at'

    'A cravat is where it's at'2012 11 16  PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Nov. 16, 2012) Vicente Hernandez is known around UMES for his colorful bow ties and composing poetry. xHernandez, 22, recently dipped into his own pocket to rent studio time

    Friday, November 16, 2012
    Former cabinet member to speak at 2012 winter graduation

    Former cabinet member to speak at 2012 winter graduation2012 11 15 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 15, 2012) Dr. Louis W. Sullivan, Secretary of Health and Human Services under President George H.W. Bush, will deliver the commencement address at UMES' winter

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Exercising to be healthy can also be fun

    Exercising to be healthy can also be fun2012 11 15University students sponsor event to promote physical fitness   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 16, 2012) Students from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore held a Fun Fitness Challenge today at neighboring Greenwood Elementary School

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    University jazz groups tune up for concert

    University jazz groups tune up for concert2012 11 15University jazz groups tune up for concert PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 15, 2012) If music speaks to your soul, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore has a pre holiday treat in store

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Art exhibit showcases work of seniors

    Art exhibit showcases work of seniors2012 11 15Art exhibit showcases work of seniors   "Revelations," an exhibit displaying the works of five senior fine arts majors at UMES, will open on Dec. 7 with a reception from 4 8 p.m.in the

    Thursday, November 15, 2012
    Service project provides holiday meals

    Service project provides holiday meals2012 11 09Service project provides holiday meals PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 12, 2012) When UMES Residence Life Area Directors Clifton Harcum and Phillip Thomas set out to do a community service project, they do it in

    Friday, November 9, 2012
    Quiz show pays off for UMES senior

    Quiz show pays off for UMES senior2012 11 08ATLANTA (Nov. 8, 2012) Leroy Myers Jr., a senior from Baltimore, won $1,000 earlier this month as a contestant in the Ford Black College Quiz show series. Myers is the first University

    Thursday, November 8, 2012
    Music department offers free concerts

    Music department offers free concerts2012 11 02UMES music department offers free concerts PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 1, 2012) The Department of Fine Arts at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore fills the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts with

    Friday, November 2, 2012
    The mysterious link between cold sores and blindness

    The mysterious link between cold sores and blindness2012 11 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 2, 2012) Dr. Victor Hsia, a pharmaceutical sciences professor at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is the recipient of a major National Institutes of Health grant

    Friday, November 2, 2012
    Classes resume @ UMES Wed.

    Classes resume @ UMES Wed.2012 10 26The latest on UMES' response to Hurricane Sandy & its impact on campusWED. OCT. 31 9 a.m.  UMES students were back in class at 8 o'clock this morning (Wednesday) as the university resumed a normal

    Friday, October 26, 2012
    Lectures enhance Journey Stories exhibit

    Lectures enhance Journey Stories exhibit2012 10 22Lectures enhance Journey Stories exhibit             PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 22, 2012) Two guest lectures will be held at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in conjunction with the "Journey Stories" traveling exhibit of

    Monday, October 22, 2012
    UMES joins new college compact

    UMES joins new college compact2012 10 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Oct. 19, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is joining 29 other public and private colleges and universities to form The Maryland District of Columbia Campus Compact, a consortium committed

    Friday, October 19, 2012
    UMES presents fall theater production

    UMES presents fall theater production2012 10 17UMES presents fall theater production PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 17, 2012) UMES' Drama Society presents "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow is Enuf" Nov. 2 3, at 7 30 p.m.

    Wednesday, October 17, 2012
    Health screenings-medication reviews Oct. 24

    Health screenings medication reviews Oct. 242012 10 08Schoolof Pharmacyoffers health screenings and medication reviews PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 8, 2012) The School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is hosting health screenings and medication

    Monday, October 8, 2012
    Haitian Creole class for community outreach offered

    Haitian Creole class for community outreach offered2012 10 05Haitian Creole class for community outreach offered PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 5, 2012) Registration is now open for a one day class, "Haitian Creole for Community Outreach," Nov. 15, from 8 a.m.

    Friday, October 5, 2012
    'Gourmet' dining tickets now on sale

    'Gourmet' dining tickets now on sale2012 10 01UMES offers gourmet dining series PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 1, 2012) It's officially fall. The cooler weather and an appetite for something warm from the oven go hand in hand.  Just in time, the

    Monday, October 1, 2012
    Visit the Smithsonian exhibit @ UMES thru Nov. 30

    Visit the Smithsonian exhibit @ UMES thru Nov. 302012 10 01  Smithsonian traveling exhibit stops at UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 1, 2012) Journey Stories, a traveling exhibit of the Smithsonian Institutes' Museum on Main Street opens at the University of

    Monday, October 1, 2012
    Hawk's Nest reaches its golden anniversary Sept. 2012

    Hawk's Nest reaches its golden anniversary Sept. 20122012 09 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 26, 2012) A front page article published in The Marylander and Herald newspaper 50 years ago this month announced the opening of a new business and what

    Wednesday, September 26, 2012
    Bank of America funds financial literacy project

    Bank of America funds financial literacy project2012 09 26Bank of America funds financial literacy project     PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 24, 2012)Bank of America and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are teaming up to help over 100 high school

    Wednesday, September 26, 2012
    College undergrads jump into startups - Daily Times

    College undergrads jump into startups Daily Times2012 09 24umes students are emerging entrepreneursBy Deborah Gates. Daily Times Staff Writer x x Brothers Aliyu Dabo, left, and Tyere Ferguson of Baltimore and UMES students launched a limousine service they hope some day

    Monday, September 24, 2012
    UMES to receive $2.5M federal grant

    UMES to receive $2.5M federal grant2012 09 21UMES$2,535,353Bowie$3,001,958Coppin$2,774,741Del. St.$2,415,761Morgan$3,890,113 WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 17, 2012) UMES is among 97 of the nation's historically black institutions that learned today it will receive a share of a $227.9 million federal grant to strengthen

    Friday, September 21, 2012
    Richardson to head football advisory group

    Richardson to head football advisory group2012 09 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 20, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced today the formation of a task force to help the institution assess a study that outlines what fielding an NCAA Division

    Thursday, September 20, 2012
    Spanish for healthcare professionals

    Spanish for healthcare professionals2012 09 19UMES offers Spanish for healthcare professionals PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 19, 2012) Registration is now open for a one day class, "Spanish for Healthcare Professionals," Nov. 1, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the

    Wednesday, September 19, 2012
    UMES marks 126th milestone with convocation

    UMES marks 126th milestone with convocation2012 09 13  UMES marks 126th milestone with convocation and commencement PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 13, 2012)Today, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore celebrated its 126th Founders' Day and the graduation of its largest class

    Thursday, September 13, 2012
    UMES observes International Day of Peace

    UMES observes International Day of Peace2012 09 11 UMES observes International Day of Peace  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 21, 2012) International Day of Peace, Sept. 19, a day of global cease fire, was observed with the screening of the film "Peace One Day"

    Tuesday, September 11, 2012
    U.S. News: UMES remains a top-tier black colleges

    U.S. News UMES remains a top tier black colleges2012 09 11 U.S.News lists UMES in top tier of black colleges   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 12, 2012) The latest independent study by "U.S. News & World Report" has been released and for

    Tuesday, September 11, 2012
    UMES to sponsor 2013 Lower Shore spelling bee

    UMES to sponsor 2013 Lower Shore spelling bee2012 09 11WESTOVER, MD. (Sept. 12, 2012) A Lower Shore elementary or middle school student will have an opportunity next spring to participate in the 2013 Scripps National Spelling Bee. The University of

    Tuesday, September 11, 2012
    Workshop guides farmers through grant process

    Workshop guides farmers through grant process2012 09 10Workshop designed to guide farmers through grant process    PRINCESS ANNE, MD (August 23, 2012) A free workshop that promises to make the way clear for potential value added producer grant (VAPG) applicants is

    Monday, September 10, 2012
    Salmonella warning - The Daily Times

    Salmonella warning The Daily Times2012 09 09Shore residents more like to be infected microbiologists look for links    PRINCESS ANNE (Sept. 9, 2012) Eastern Shore residents are three times more likely to get sickened by salmonella than the rest of

    Sunday, September 9, 2012
    UMES to receive $500,000 federal grant

    UMES to receive $500,000 federal grant2012 08 25 $500,000 in Federal Funds to Help Prepare Students for Science and Innovation JobsWASHINGTON (Aug. 22, 2012) Barbara A. Mikulskiand Ben Cardin, Maryland's two U.S. senators, announced today the University of Maryland Eastern

    Saturday, August 25, 2012
    UMES holds Ag Field Day Sept. 8

    UMES holds Ag Field Day Sept. 82012 08 20AG Field Day at UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug, 10, 2012) Research displays and demonstrations, community and government support agency booths and healthy cooking demonstrations are all a part of Agriculture Field

    Monday, August 20, 2012
    Area educators convene at UMES

    Area educators convene at UMES2012 08 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (August 8, 2012) Today, Dr. Juliette B. Bell, president of the University of Maryland EasternShore, welcomed a group of 75 public school teachers, counselors, administrators and university faculty to the 11th

    Wednesday, August 8, 2012
    UMES fundraising receives national accolades

    UMES fundraising receives national accolades2012 08 08PRINCESS ANNE The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is among a select group of colleges that has received national recognition for superior improvement in fundraising. The Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)

    Wednesday, August 8, 2012
    Roundtable offered for sheep and goat producers

    Roundtable offered for sheep and goat producers2012 08 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 26, 2012) Dr. Enrique Nelson Escobar offers a roundtable for new and beginning sheep and goat producers on Saturday, August 18, at the Center for Food Science and

    Tuesday, August 7, 2012
    UMES organizes small farm bus tour

    UMES organizes small farm bus tour2012 08 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 19, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's small farm bus tour offers a variety of educational stops over a two day period later this month.  Back by popular

    Tuesday, August 7, 2012
    UMES campers aim for the sky - Daily Times

    UMES campers aim for the sky Daily Times2012 07 27PRINCESS ANNE (July 27, 2012) Toting small rockets they had designed and made themselves, a group of middle schoolers hiked across the UMES campus Thursday morning and positioned them on launch

    Friday, July 27, 2012
    EPA announces new support for Coastal Bays work

    EPA announces new support for Coastal Bays work2012 07 27 Consortium awarded federal environmental agency grant     PHILADELPHIA (July 27, 2012) The Maryland Coastal Bays Program received $173,400 from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today to underwrite training and instruction that

    Friday, July 27, 2012
    Camp inspires students to 'Reach for the Stars'

    Camp inspires students to 'Reach for the Stars'2012 07 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 19, 2012)Area middle school students are learning about robotics, earth science and green technology from engineers who work at NASA and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Friday, July 20, 2012
    UMES track star London-bound

    UMES track star London bound2012 07 12Princess Anne, Md. (July 10, 2012) Sprinter Lenora Guion Firmin, a rising senior on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's track team, will have one heckuva story about her summer vacation to share when she returns

    Thursday, July 12, 2012
    PGM student helps the disabled learn to play golf

    PGM student helps the disabled learn to play golf2012 07 05Clinic helps rehab patients get back in the swingROCKVILLE, MD (July 1, 2012) When Bill Haraway, 69, checked into Adventist Rehabilitation Hospital of Maryland in Rockville in April he had

    Thursday, July 5, 2012
    Bell takes UMES reins - Daily Times

    Bell takes UMES reins Daily Times2012 07 03 New UMES President Juliette Bell answers questions from high school students from the Upward Bound program from Somerset and Wicomico counties on her first day as president Tuesday.  Todd Dudek the daily

    Tuesday, July 3, 2012
    UMES welcomes its new president

    UMES welcomes its new president2012 06 29PRINCESS ANNE (June 29, 2012) Juliette B. Bell, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's new president, officially assumes office (Sunday) July1. Bell, previously provost and chief academic officer at Central State University in Wilberforce,

    Friday, June 29, 2012
    USM honors UMES' Arthur Allen

    USM honors UMES' Arthur Allen2012 06 28  Dr. Arthur Allen, second from the right, receives the 2012 Faculty Award for Research Scholarship Creative Activity during a ceremony in Frostburg, Md.  Pictured with Dr. Allen from left to right are Dr.

    Thursday, June 28, 2012
    WESM interviews Clarence Clemon's son, Nick

    WESM interviews Clarence Clemon's son, Nick2012 06 22WESM interviews Clarence Clemons' son, Nick Princess Anne, MD (June 22, 2012) WESM 91.3 FM aired an interview this morning with Nick Clemons, head of the Nick Clemons Band and son of the

    Friday, June 22, 2012
    UMES women's athletics finish in top 10 percent

    UMES women's athletics finish in top 10 percent2012 06 18  Hawks are 32nd overall in the final Capital One Cup Standings. MCLEAN, Va. (June 14, 2012) Capital One Financial Corporation, an official NCAA Corporate Champion announced the final women's standings yesterday

    Monday, June 18, 2012
    Sheep and goat roundtables

    Sheep and goat roundtables2012 06 12 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 25, 2012) Two continuing education programs for sheep and goat producers will be held this month at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. A Saturday, June 9 roundtable will focus

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012
    Free summer program for middle school students

    Free summer program for middle school students2012 06 12            PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 12, 2012) Middle school students in the Tri County area can still register for the Summer Transportation Institute, a program designed to stimulate interest in careers in

    Tuesday, June 12, 2012
    USM regents set tuition & fees for 2012-13 school year

    USM regents set tuition & fees for 2012 13 school year2012 05 31Adelphi, Md. (May 30, 2012) The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents approved a tuition and fee schedule for fiscal year (FY) 2013 that establishes a 3

    Thursday, May 31, 2012
    Junior golf event is part of Art Shell UMES Celebrity Classic

    Junior golf event is part of Art Shell UMES Celebrity Classic2012 05 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 22, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will host one of the premier junior golf events in the region June 11 12.  The

    Wednesday, May 23, 2012
    UMES joins Oak Ridge Associated Universities

    UMES joins Oak Ridge Associated Universities2012 05 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 22, 2012)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore joins 105 doctoral granting institutions as an associate member of Oak Ridge Associated Universities.  ORAU brings together university faculty and students to

    Tuesday, May 22, 2012
    Class of 2012 'celebrates its journey'

    Class of 2012 'celebrates its journey'2012 05 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 18, 2012) Today's spring 2012 commencement at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore was a memorable one for the history books. With 560 people receiving degrees, the class of

    Saturday, May 19, 2012
    Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic returns June 13

    Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic returns June 132012 05 11  Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic returns NFL greats join local golfers June 13 to raise funds for student scholarships   PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 10, 2012) Former Redskins

    Friday, May 11, 2012
    In the right place ... at the right time

    In the right place ... at the right time2012 05 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 8, 2012) Beth Kellam went to her gym in Salisbury Saturday looking to "burn off some stress" that comes with being a college student facing final

    Wednesday, May 9, 2012
    UMES experts weigh in on lunch box germs

    UMES experts weigh in on lunch box germs2012 05 08UMES Food Science & Technology researchers lend their expertise to TV report By Cleo Greene WBOC TV videojournalistSALISBURY, Md. (May 8, 2012) Every morning Julie Waller of Salisbury makes lunch for her 8

    Tuesday, May 8, 2012
    Record spring commencement at UMES

    Record spring commencement at UMES2012 05 07Record spring commencement at UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 7, 2012) When members of the class of 2012 turns their tassels at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore May 18, they will have the distinction

    Monday, May 7, 2012
    Athletics dept. salutes alumni leader, thinclads & kegler

    Athletics dept. salutes alumni leader, thinclads & kegler2012 05 07Kimberly C. Dumpson x Andre Walsh x Lenora Guion Firmin  x T'nia Falbo x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 7, 2012) Kimberly Conway Dumpson, Director of Alumni Affairs and Planned Giving,

    Monday, May 7, 2012
    UMES faculty present concert May 6

    UMES faculty present concert May 62012 05 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 1, 2012) Music faculty at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will fill the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts Sunday, May 6 with sounds of the masters

    Tuesday, May 1, 2012
    UMES star wins NCAA award

    UMES star wins NCAA award2012 04 27By Shawn Nisson, Daily Times Staff Writer PRINCESS ANNE (April 27, 2012) Sophomore Megan Buja has accomplished a lot in her short time on the campus of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Buja has helped

    Friday, April 27, 2012
    UMES Gospel Choir in concert

    UMES Gospel Choir in concert2012 04 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 27, 2012)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Gospel Choir takes the stage for its spring performance May 5 at 5 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts. 

    Friday, April 27, 2012
    Seniors exhibit art at Mosely Gallery

    Seniors exhibit art at Mosely Gallery2012 04 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 23, 2012) The work of a half dozen fine arts students graduating in May from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are featured in an exhibit, "Starving Artists?"  The

    Thursday, April 26, 2012
    Legislators must finish their budget work

    Legislators must finish their budget work2012 04 24Legislators must finish their budget workPRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 24, 2012) We support the sentiments expressed on Sunday's op ed page in The Daily Times regarding the dire financial outlook public higher education

    Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    Eastern Shore Fan Con descends on UMES

    Eastern Shore Fan Con descends on UMES2012 04 24Eastern Shore Fan Con descends on UMES PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 24, 2012)The Eastern Shore Fan Con, a comic book convention and more, is coming to UMES April 28, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

    Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    UMES alum named poultry industry's top citizen

    UMES alum named poultry industry's top citizen2012 04 24GEORGETOWN, DE (April 19, 2012) Doug Green, a 1976 University of Maryland Eastern Shore graduate, is the Delmarva Poultry Industry's "Distinguished Citizen" for 2012. The trade association for the Delmarva Peninsula's meat

    Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    High school students offered summer language program

    High school students offered summer language program2012 04 19Study Arabic or Chinese in high tech setting PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 19) High school age students can get a leg up at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore this summer learning

    Thursday, April 19, 2012
    UMES 3rd annual research symposium Thursday April 19

    UMES 3rd annual research symposium Thursday April 192012 04 18PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 18, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's third annual Regional Research Symposium will be held Thursday, April 19, in the Student Services Center. The 2012 event, organized

    Wednesday, April 18, 2012
    Tickets still available for Dinner Theater April 19-21

    Tickets still available for Dinner Theater April 19 212012 04 17 Hot tickets still available UMES Dinner Theater PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 17) Enjoy dinner and a show April 19 and 20 at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Dinner

    Tuesday, April 17, 2012
    UMES makes a case for bowling dynasty

    UMES makes a case for bowling dynasty2012 04 15Lady Hawk bowlers bring home another NCAA trophyPRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 15, 2012) The UMES women's bowling team delivered a memorable gift Saturday night to celebrate the university's125th academic year another national championship.

    Sunday, April 15, 2012
    Mike Rabel is UMES' top prof for 2011-12

    Mike Rabel is UMES' top prof for 2011 122012 04 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 13, 2012) Dr. Michael C. Rabel, an assistant professor of physical therapy, is the inaugural winner of a newly created teaching award at the University of

    Friday, April 13, 2012
    Foreign Film Night free and open to public

    Foreign Film Night free and open to public2012 04 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 29) A foreign film night will be held at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, April 18, at 7 p.m. in the Student Services Center Theater.  The

    Wednesday, April 11, 2012
    For UMES student, it's summer in the Big Apple

    For UMES student, it's summer in the Big Apple2012 04 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 10, 2012) Leroy Myers, a University of Maryland Eastern Shore history major, has been named a fellow at the 2012 Schomburg Mellon Humanities Summer Institute in New York City.

    Tuesday, April 10, 2012
    UMES hosts spring concerts week of April 22

    UMES hosts spring concerts week of April 222012 04 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 10, 2012)The Department of Fine Arts at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is showering the community with three musical events during the week of April 22.

    Tuesday, April 10, 2012
    Spanish for healthcare professionals May 22-register now

    Spanish for healthcare professionals May 22 register now2012 04 10            PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 29) Registration is now open for "Spanish for Healthcare Professionals," May 22, from 8 30 a.m. to 5 30 p.m.             The class is taught at

    Tuesday, April 10, 2012
    Lower Shore students share 2012 Pinkett math award honors

    Lower Shore students share 2012 Pinkett math award honors2012 04 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 6, 2012) Two lower Eastern Shore math students who graduate in May from UMES are co recipients of a departmental award in recognition of their academic performance. x x x

    Friday, April 6, 2012
    Warmann named 2012 Bernstein Award winner

    Warmann named 2012 Bernstein Award winner2012 04 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (April 5, 2012) A biology student hoping to combine an interest in biomedical research and a desire to become a dentist is the 2012 winner of the Richard Bernstein Achievement

    Thursday, April 5, 2012
    Guest lecture: Exploring early college options for blacks - April 3

    Guest lecture Exploring early college options for blacks April 32012 03 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 30, 2012) Dr. Russell Irvine, author of "The African American Quest for Institutions of Higher Education Before the Civil War," will deliver a guest lecture

    Friday, March 30, 2012
    Dinner Theater (April 19-21) tickets on sale

    Dinner Theater (April 19 21) tickets on sale2012 03 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 27, 2012)If you missed the fall dinner series, the gala, or didn't get a ticket for the popular spring luncheons, there is one more chance to sample

    Wednesday, March 28, 2012
    UMES recognizes Armed Forces

    UMES recognizes Armed Forces2012 03 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 28, 2012) UMES' Office of Alumni Affairs is sponsoring a military recognition dinner April 14, at 6 p.m. in the Student Services Center Ballroom.  "Duty, Honor and County" aims to recognize

    Wednesday, March 28, 2012
    Tracking North Atlantic marine life - in the winter!

    Tracking North Atlantic marine life in the winter 2012 03 28Tracking marine life migration in the North Atlantic PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 28, 2012) Students from UMES' Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center spent 10 days at sea in January

    Wednesday, March 28, 2012
    Justice for Trayvon Martin peace rally

    Justice for Trayvon Martin peace rally2012 03 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (March 27, 2012) A tribute rally Tuesday in memory of Trayvon Martin attracted 150 University of Maryland Eastern Shore students troubled by the Florida teen's shooting death and its aftermath.

    Tuesday, March 27, 2012
    NASA's Charles Bolden will be 2012 graduation speaker

    NASA's Charles Bolden will be 2012 graduation speaker2012 03 26Charles F. Bolden, Jr., the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's top official, will deliver the graduation address this spring at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. A retired two star general,

    Monday, March 26, 2012
    Concert Choir welcomes spring

    Concert Choir welcomes spring2012 03 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 26, 2012)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir lifts its voices in song welcoming spring to the Shore on Sunday, April 1, at 4 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center

    Monday, March 26, 2012
    UMES dean elected leader of national organization

    UMES dean elected leader of national organization2012 03 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (March 16, 2012) Dr. Jennifer Keane Dawes, dean of the School of Graduate Studies at the UMES, has been elected by her peers to be president of the national

    Friday, March 16, 2012
    Duane Eubanks joins UMES Jazz Ensemble in concert, March 28

    Duane Eubanks joins UMES Jazz Ensemble in concert, March 282012 03 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 16, 2012) Philadelphia jazz trumpeter Duane Eubanks returns to his alma mater to perform in concert with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Jazz Ensemble,

    Friday, March 16, 2012
    UMES hosts Health and Wellness Festival, March 28

    UMES hosts Health and Wellness Festival, March 282012 03 16                                                  Event offers free health screenings PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (March 15, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts its 14th annual Health and Wellness Festival, Wed., March 28, from 10

    Friday, March 16, 2012
    UMES alumni welcome Bell with a surprise

    UMES alumni welcome Bell with a surprise2012 03 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 14, 2012) University of Maryland Eastern Shore alumni welcomed the institution's next president, Juliette B. Bell, to campus today with a surprise announcement that they are underwriting a special

    Wednesday, March 14, 2012
    UMES salutes Irish-American Heritage Month 2012

    UMES salutes Irish American Heritage Month 20122012 03 12By The Interim President of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore As the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) continues to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of its founding, there is recognition that

    Monday, March 12, 2012
    Language center offers Spanish classes

    Language center offers Spanish classes2012 03 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 8, 2012) Registration is now open for two Spanish classes "Spanish for Social Work and Outreach" on April 9 and 11, from 6 10 p.m. and "Spanish for Pharmacy Personnel"

    Thursday, March 8, 2012
    New UMES president named

    New UMES president named2012 03 07Bell is Accomplished Academic Leader and BiochemistAdelphi, MD (March 7, 2012) Patricia S. Florestano, chair of the University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents, today announced the appointment of Juliette B. Bell as president

    Wednesday, March 7, 2012
    Singing alongside pop music legends

    Singing alongside pop music legends2012 03 06 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 6, 2012) The 2012 Gala at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore produced its share of memories, which were quickly circulated via e mail and social media. From Larry

    Tuesday, March 6, 2012
    UMES cheer squad earns MEAC honors

    UMES cheer squad earns MEAC honors2012 03 05WINSTON SALEM, N.C. (March 5, 2012) Senior Adrian Gibbs is the Mid Eastern Athletic Conference's best cheerleader and helped the University of Maryland Eastern Shore squad win top Co Ed Division honors Sunday in

    Monday, March 5, 2012
    Celebrities earn honorary degrees from UMES

    Celebrities earn honorary degrees from UMES2012 03 04Celebrities earn honorary degrees from UMES x x Marilyn McCoo, of the 5th Dimension musical group, receives an academic hood during the UMES Gala at the college c ampus in Princess Anne. AMANDA

    Sunday, March 4, 2012
    UMES 2012 Gala stars arrive in Ocean City

    UMES 2012 Gala stars arrive in Ocean City2012 03 03UMES Gala stars arrive in OCOCEAN CITY (March 3, 2012) The spotlight has officially flipped on this weekend's UMES Gala, shining on more than seasoned celebrities in film, stage and television

    Saturday, March 3, 2012
    WMDT: UMES celebrates its rich Black history

    WMDT UMES celebrates its rich Black history2012 02 27By Jemie LeePrincess Anne, Md. (Feb 24, 2012) University of Maryland Eastern Shore takes pride in (its) rich Black History and (has) been bringing in notable speakers and alumni to inspire students. Eldon Hayman

    Monday, February 27, 2012
    Comedic actor Antonio Fargas to MC UMES Gala

    Comedic actor Antonio Fargas to MC UMES Gala2012 02 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 28, 2012) Antonio Fargas, a comedic actor best known for his role of "Huggy Bear" in the '70s television show, "Starsky and Hutch," will be the master

    Monday, February 27, 2012
    Jaclyn Smith unable to attend UMES Gala

    Jaclyn Smith unable to attend UMES Gala2012 02 24 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 24, 2012) Jaclyn Smith, one of the celebrity guests scheduled to appear at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore 2012 Gala, March 3, is unable to attend.

    Friday, February 24, 2012
    Small Farm Outreach Initiative offers spring series

    Small Farm Outreach Initiative offers spring series2012 02 23  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 14, 2012) Plans are underway on the campus of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore for a series of events that will support area farmers who are

    Thursday, February 23, 2012
    Melanie Griffith unable to attend UMES Gala

    Melanie Griffith unable to attend UMES Gala2012 02 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 22, 2012) Actress Melanie Griffith, who was a planned celebrity guest at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Gala, March 3, is unable to attend as production on

    Wednesday, February 22, 2012
    'Fair and Lovely' opening reception at Mosley Gallery

    'Fair and Lovely' opening reception at Mosley Gallery2012 02 22Written by Ursula Ehrhardt  A similar version appeared in The Daily Times Princess Anne. Nina I. Buxenbaum and Zoë Charlton both address questions of identity, femininity and race in the exhibition, "Fair

    Wednesday, February 22, 2012
    Grammy nominee headlines UMES Homecoming Concert

    Grammy nominee headlines UMES Homecoming Concert2012 02 10  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 9, 2012) Rapper J Cole, a nominee for Best New Artist at this year's Grammy Awards, will perform Feb. 23 as the headliner for the University of Maryland

    Friday, February 10, 2012
    Late Night Comedy Show features DeRay Davis

    Late Night Comedy Show features DeRay Davis2012 02 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 9, 2012) DeRay Davis brings his brand of stand up comedy to Princess Anne Feb. 25 for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Late Night Comedy Show a HOMECOMING tradition. 

    Friday, February 10, 2012
    UMES history professor, students weigh in on new genealogy discovery

    UMES history professor, students weigh in on new genealogy discovery2012 02 08PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Feb. 7, 2012) The Virginia Historical Society received a $100,000 grant to examine over 8 million unpublished manuscripts. A historical society in Virginia, has discovered the

    Wednesday, February 8, 2012
    Legislature salutes UMES on its 125th anniversary

    Legislature salutes UMES on its 125th anniversary2012 02 07Left to right Stephen Mableton, Birmingham, Ala.  Del. Charles Otto, Nanika Shockley, New Castle, Del. and Justin Bailey, Salisbury, Md. x Left from right Alexander Washington, Byron Smith, Baltimore state Sen. Jim Mathias

    Tuesday, February 7, 2012
    Author visits UMES for Black History Month

    Author visits UMES for Black History Month2012 02 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 3, 2012)Dr. Jennifer Dorsey, associate professor of history at Siena College in New York, is a guest lecturer for Black History Month at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

    Friday, February 3, 2012
    A bird's eye view of the bottom of the world

    A bird's eye view of the bottom of the world2012 01 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Jan. 26, 2012) While hundreds of Delmarvans participated in the annual "Penguin Swim" in Ocean City New Year's Day, a UMES professor spent the holiday with

    Wednesday, January 25, 2012
    Tickets now on sale for HRM gourmet luncheon series

    Tickets now on sale for HRM gourmet luncheon series2012 01 24Luncheon series hosted by UMES HRM students Tickets now on sale  PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Jan. 23, 2012)  Tickets are now on sale for a luncheon series on select Mondays, Wednesdays

    Tuesday, January 24, 2012
    Register for Spanish Intensive Course

    Register for Spanish Intensive Course2012 01 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 12, 2012) Registration is now open for a non credit Spanish Intensive class at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Foreign Language Instructional Center, a state of the art facility for

    Tuesday, January 24, 2012
    2012 Prayer breakfast tickets now on sale

    2012 Prayer breakfast tickets now on sale2012 01 24 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 24, 2012) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's annual Interfaith Prayer Breakfast reaches a milestone in 2012. It marks the 10th year for the event that also

    Tuesday, January 24, 2012
    Virginia city to honor Frank Trigg with historic marker

    Virginia city to honor Frank Trigg with historic marker2012 01 05By Jessie Pounds | Lynchburg News and Advance   LYNCHBURG, Va. (Dec. 30, 2011) A new historical marker in Lynchburg will honor leading educator and former slave Frank Trigg, state officials announced this week.The

    Thursday, January 5, 2012
    Gala 2012 tickets on sale beginning January 3

    Gala 2012 tickets on sale beginning January 32012 01 03Coveted tickets on sale starting today PRINCESS ANNE, MD (January 3, 2012) "Lights, Camera, Action "  University and community committee members, sponsors and a celebrity liaison are getting ready for the

    Tuesday, January 3, 2012
    UMES graduate to speak in Washington

    UMES graduate to speak in Washington2011 12 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 15, 2011)A December graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be among eight panelists in the 2011 College Round Table in Washington on Tuesday, Dec. 20 one

    Friday, December 16, 2011
    McDonald's encourages future entrepreneurs

    McDonald's encourages future entrepreneurs2011 12 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 16, 2011) Future entrepreneurs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore recently vied for a "contract" in a mock competitive bidding scenario presented to representatives of Baxter Enterprises, owners of 21

    Friday, December 16, 2011
    UMES awards 269 degrees during 2011 winter commencement

    UMES awards 269 degrees during 2011 winter commencement2011 12 16PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Dec. 16, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore today awarded 269 degrees at its 15th winter commencement exercises. Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown delivered the graduation ceremony

    Friday, December 16, 2011
    Registration open for non-credit Spanish courses

    Registration open for non credit Spanish courses2011 12 06  Non credit Spanish courses for beginners and health care professionals offered                PRINCESS ANNE, MD December 6, 2011 Registration is now open for non credit Spanish courses at the

    Tuesday, December 6, 2011
    Foreign Language Instructional Center featured at D.C. event

    Foreign Language Instructional Center featured at D.C. event2011 12 03U.S. Department of Education Hosts Workshop to Celebrate International Education Week WASHINGTON, D.C. (Dec. 2, 2011) The U.S. Department of Education celebrated International Education Week in November with a workshop on

    Saturday, December 3, 2011
    2011 winter commencement set for Dec. 16

    2011 winter commencement set for Dec. 162011 12 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (updated Dec. 8, 2011) Winter graduation exercises at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are Friday, Dec. 16, in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center. The 15th annual ceremony

    Friday, December 2, 2011
    UMES events celebrate the season--Gospel and Jazz Ensemble concerts

    UMES events celebrate the season Gospel and Jazz Ensemble concerts2011 11 29  UMES events feature holiday music  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 29, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is getting into the holiday spirit with back to back events

    Tuesday, November 29, 2011
    Fire heavily damages orchid greenhouse at UMES

    Fire heavily damages orchid greenhouse at UMES2011 11 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Nov. 27, 2011) A fire of unknown origin heavily damaged a commercial greenhouse Sunday on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus that is leased by a private company to grow

    Sunday, November 27, 2011
    A day of Thanksgiving - 2011

    A day of Thanksgiving 20112011 11 23PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Nov. 23, 2011) UMES' Office of Resident Life collected food for the third year in a row and distributed baskets to needy Eastern Shore families during the Thanksgiving holiday. Project organizers

    Wednesday, November 23, 2011
    Hawks volleyball scores 1st MEAC tourney title

    Hawks volleyball scores 1st MEAC tourney title2011 11 21 2011 Lady Hawks MEAC tournament volleyball champions x x x BALTIMORE (Nov. 20, 2011)  The UMES women's volleyball team is the Mid Eastern Athletic Conference champion for the first time in the

    Monday, November 21, 2011
    National broadcast features former Hawk golfer

    National broadcast features former Hawk golfer2011 11 17PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Nov. 17, 2011) A University of Maryland Eastern Shore alumnus who is a leader in training youth sports volunteers is the subject of a profile recently broadcasted by a national

    Thursday, November 17, 2011
    UMES team excels at 2011 College Fed Challenge

    UMES team excels at 2011 College Fed Challenge2011 11 15PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Nov. 15, 2011) UMES business students earned runner up honors in a qualifying round of the Federal Reserve Bank's 2011 "College Fed Challenge." Team UMES' second place finish

    Tuesday, November 15, 2011
    UMES hosts International Ethnic Festival and debate

    UMES hosts International Ethnic Festival and debate2011 11 11  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 10, 2011) The Center for International Education at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will lead the university in observing National International Education Week, Nov. 13 19. 

    Friday, November 11, 2011
    Foreign language proficiency testing offered at UMES

    Foreign language proficiency testing offered at UMES2011 11 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 9, 2011) The Foreign Language Instructional Center at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is now a site for foreign language proficiency testing. The center administers the Oral

    Thursday, November 10, 2011
    UMES hosts construction management lecture(2)

    UMES hosts construction management lecture(2)2011 11 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 10, 2011) "The Green Building Environment" is the topic for the fifth annual Roger R. Blunt Lecture Series at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Dr. Ricky C. Godbolt, a

    Thursday, November 10, 2011
    McDonald's charity to sponsor UMES' teen science camp

    McDonald's charity to sponsor UMES' teen science camp2011 11 04    PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 3, 2011) The sixth annual "Reach for the Stars " summer camp for teens will be held in 2012 at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore,

    Friday, November 4, 2011
    Community service project provides holiday meals to needy

    Community service project provides holiday meals to needy2011 11 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD November 3, 2011 A University of Maryland Eastern Shore community service project, which brought 300 Thanksgiving meals to needy families a year ago, has doubled its goal for

    Thursday, November 3, 2011
    Wind Ensemble performs Nov. 15 at UMES

    Wind Ensemble performs Nov. 15 at UMES2011 11 03 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 3, 2011)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Wind Ensemble performs its fall concert on Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing

    Thursday, November 3, 2011
    USDA awards UMES rural development funds

    USDA awards UMES rural development funds2011 10 28SELMA, Ala. (Oct. 28, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is among 10 historically black institutions notified today it will receive $75,000 in rural development funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

    Friday, October 28, 2011
    Concert Choir performs Nov. 13 under new director

    Concert Choir performs Nov. 13 under new director2011 10 27UMES Concert Choir performs under new director PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 27, 2011) When the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir takes to the stage Nov. 13 for its annual

    Thursday, October 27, 2011
    Marine-fisheries science center secures new federal grant

    Marine fisheries science center secures new federal grant2011 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 21, 2011) A new round of federal funding will enable the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to continue a signature science program that trains minorities in the

    Thursday, October 20, 2011
    Building Sudanese nationhood

    Building Sudanese nationhood2011 10 19  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 14, 2011) Gary Imhoff, a UMES senior program and budget officer, recently presented a lecture on campus to give an overview of the development strategy to re building the nationhood of

    Wednesday, October 19, 2011
    UMES Drama Society presents Black Nativity

    UMES Drama Society presents Black Nativity2011 10 19  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 19, 2011) A musical African American holiday tradition, "Black Nativity" by Langston Hughes, is taking shape in rehearsals at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. The university's drama

    Wednesday, October 19, 2011
    Photographer exhibit on display at Mosely Gallery through Nov. 18

    Photographer exhibit on display at Mosely Gallery through Nov. 182011 10 14    PRINCESS ANNE, MD (October 13, 2011) Ramona Bultman Lewis, a visual artist, who "explores the connection between technology and art," will display photography from two distinctly different

    Friday, October 14, 2011
    Turner headlines Small Farm Conference

    Turner headlines Small Farm Conference2011 10 14  Princess Anne, MD (October 14, 2011) Renard Turner, of Vanguard Ranch Ltd, is the keynote speaker for the 2011 Small Farm Conference to be held on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus

    Friday, October 14, 2011
    UMES International Development Lecture Series

    UMES International Development Lecture Series2011 10 14Exporting Democracy PRINCESS ANNE, MD (October 14, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore had a key role earlier this year introducing the concept of voting in a referendum to citizens of southern Sudan.

    Friday, October 14, 2011
    IBM recognizes UMES business prof with 2nd award

    IBM recognizes UMES business prof with 2nd award2011 10 12PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Oct. 7, 2011) Bryant C. Mitchell, an associate professor in the Department of Business, Management and Accounting, is the recipient of another IBM Faculty Award in support of

    Wednesday, October 12, 2011
    Paul Trotter elected UMES alumni president

    Paul Trotter elected UMES alumni president2011 10 10PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Sept. 23, 2011) Attend a UMES gathering where singing the alma mater is part of the festivities and chances are that if Paul S. Trotter is there, he is among

    Monday, October 10, 2011
    UMES partners with Chinese university

    UMES partners with Chinese university2011 10 09PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Sept. 23, 2011) UMES' Office of International Development Programs has established a pioneering partnership with a university in China. Former UMES President Thelma Thompson approved a formal Memorandum of Understanding in July with

    Sunday, October 9, 2011
    UMES delegation lobbies for federal park

    UMES delegation lobbies for federal park2011 10 08PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Oct. 7, 2011) Students and faculty from UMES joined two busloads of grassroots lobbyists from the Eastern Shore, including Cambridge Mayor Victoria Jackson Stanley, in a recent trip to Washington, D.C. to

    Saturday, October 8, 2011
    UMES athletics now accepting nominations for Hall of Fame

    UMES athletics now accepting nominations for Hall of Fame2011 10 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (Oct. 4, 2011) University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Department of Athletics is now accepting applications for the Hall of Fame, Class of 2012.  Inductions of the 2012

    Wednesday, October 5, 2011
    State senator to speak at Phyicians Assistants' Week lecture

    State senator to speak at Phyicians Assistants' Week lecture2011 10 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD (October 3, 2011) State Sen. John Astle (D District 30, Anne Arundel County) will speak at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore as part of National Physician

    Tuesday, October 4, 2011
    A 1st look at the 2011-12 school year

    A 1st look at the 2011 12 school year2011 10 04The Office of Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore has compiled preliminary enrollment numbers for the 2011 fall semester. For the second year in a

    Tuesday, October 4, 2011
    UMES presents international development lecture

    UMES presents international development lecture2011 09 23 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 23, 2011) An expert in communications and international public policy will speak on Tues., Sept. 27, as part of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's International Development Lecture Series.

    Friday, September 23, 2011
    'I do love UMES ...'

    'I do love UMES ...'2011 09 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 17, 2011) Descendents of important figures in the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's history came to campus today for a "heritage brunch" organized as part of the institution's 125th anniversary celebration. The son

    Saturday, September 17, 2011
    Wind power: the next energy frontier

    Wind power the next energy frontier2011 09 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 14, 2011) The formation of renewable energy development company was announced today before the start of a Mid Atlantic Wind Energy Institute forum at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Eastern Shore

    Friday, September 16, 2011
    UMES holds 125th Founders' Week Convocation and Summer Commencement

    UMES holds 125th Founders' Week Convocation and Summer Commencement2011 09 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (September 15, 2011) The 125th Founders' Week Convocation at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore was a momentous occasion for the university and for 26 students who

    Thursday, September 15, 2011
    UMES researcher earns journal's Best Article award

    UMES researcher earns journal's Best Article award2011 09 14                                                                                                               PRINCESS ANNE, MD (September 14, 2011) Dr. Arthur Allen, associate research director and associate professor at UMES, was awarded the 2011 Journal of Soil and Water Conservation's Best Research Paper award

    Wednesday, September 14, 2011
    U.S. News & World Report rates UMES 25th among HBCUs

    U.S. News & World Report rates UMES 25th among HBCUs2011 09 12U.S.News & World Report "Best Colleges" ratings PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 13) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore continues to move up in the annual peer rankings among the

    Monday, September 12, 2011
    UMES remembers Sept. 11

    UMES remembers Sept. 112011 09 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 9, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore welcomes the public to an observance of the September 11 terrorist attacks that shocked the nation 10 years ago on Sunday. A Remembrance

    Friday, September 9, 2011
    Foreign language center offers courses in Arabic and Spanish

    Foreign language center offers courses in Arabic and Spanish2011 09 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 8, 2011) University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Foreign Language Instructional Center is currently offering non credit courses open to the public. Beginner and intermediate Arabic are

    Friday, September 9, 2011
    UMES faculty shows new artwork at gallery opening

    UMES faculty shows new artwork at gallery opening2011 09 06The Mosely Gallery of art at UMES opens the 2011 12 academic year with "Reboot, New Work by Fine Arts Faculty." The show opens with a "meet the artists" reception on

    Tuesday, September 6, 2011
    UMES celebrates 125th Founders' Week

    UMES celebrates 125th Founders' Week2011 09 06As UMES opens its doors for the fall semester to some 4,500 students and 200 faculty members, it also invites the community to share in a special celebration of Founders' Week the university's 125th.

    Tuesday, September 6, 2011
    UMES embarks on its 125th academic year

    UMES embarks on its 125th academic year2011 08 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Aug. 30, 2011) Classes for the fall semester at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore begin Wednesday, the start of a milestone academic year. UMES celebrates the 125th year

    Tuesday, August 30, 2011
    UMES awakens Sunday to Irene's aftermath

    UMES awakens Sunday to Irene's aftermath2011 08 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011) UMES students who spent Saturday night in an on campus shelter returned to their dormitories and apartments shortly after sunrise Sunday when university officials determined the

    Sunday, August 28, 2011
    UMES hurricane alert - Aug. 28 - 9 a.m.

    UMES hurricane alert Aug. 28 9 a.m.2011 08 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011 9 a.m.) UMES students who spent Saturday night in an on campus shelter returned to their dormitories and apartments shortly after sunrise Sunday when university

    Thursday, August 25, 2011
    Williams named general manager at WESM

    Williams named general manager at WESM2011 08 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (August 22, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has named a new general manager for its public radio station.  Stephen A. Williams moves into the top management post at

    Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    Rare earthquake rattles nerves at UMES

    Rare earthquake rattles nerves at UMES2011 08 23PRINCESS ANNE (Aug. 23, 2011) An earthquake that struck the mid Atlantic region at 1 51 p.m. Tuesday caused buildings on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to shake uncharacteristically, but no one was

    Tuesday, August 23, 2011
    UMES leader sparked growth

    UMES leader sparked growth2011 08 15 UMES leaders sparked growthBy Liz Holland staff writer PRINCESS ANNE (Aug. 15, 2011) After nine years at the helm of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Thelma B. Thompson has led a series of

    Monday, August 15, 2011
    UMES welcomes back Neufville as interim president

    UMES welcomes back Neufville as interim president2011 08 15PRINCESS ANNE (Aug. 16, 12011) Mortimer H. Neufville is on the job as interim president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, where he previously held a number of senior administrative posts

    Monday, August 15, 2011
    Alumni chime in on UMES search

    Alumni chime in on UMES search2011 07 21Written by Deborah GatesDaily Times Staff Writer PRINCESS ANNE (July 21, 2011)  When a search committee introduces finalists for the presidency at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, supporters of the university hope

    Thursday, July 21, 2011
    Presidential search 'town hall' meetings set

    Presidential search 'town hall' meetings set2011 07 13 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 15, 2011) A "town hall" meeting will be held on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus Tuesday, July 19, to collect input and ideas to help guide

    Wednesday, July 13, 2011
    Nearly $15 million raised for UMES

    Nearly $15 million raised for UMES2011 07 05Nearly $15 million raised for UMESMoney to go toward scholarship fundBy LIZ HOLLAND, staff writer, The Daily Times PRINCESS ANNE (June 30, 2011) A seven year effort to raise $14 million for endowed

    Tuesday, July 5, 2011
    USM regents salute Thompson as 'exemplary'

    USM regents salute Thompson as 'exemplary'2011 06 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 28, 2011) Thelma B. Thompson's steady hand stewardship of UMES over the past nine years has drawn praise from the University System of Maryland's governing board. The USM Board

    Tuesday, June 28, 2011
    Zoumenou receives President's Volunteer Service Award

    Zoumenou receives President's Volunteer Service Award2011 06 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 23, 2011)  Dr. Virginie Zoumenou of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is one of 56 recipients of the President's Volunteer Service Award, a prestigious national honor offered in recognition of

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Scholarship fund honors D. Page Elmore

    Scholarship fund honors D. Page Elmore2011 06 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 6, 2011) The family of Page Elmore is establishing a scholarship in his name at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Friends and admirers of the respected business leader and public

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    Free private well water testing

    Free private well water testing2011 06 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD (June 22, 2011) A Safe Drinking Water Clinic is offered on Saturday, July 9, at 10 a.m. in the Food Science and Technology Building on the UMES campus that will help

    Thursday, June 23, 2011
    UMES to expand its science degree offerings

    UMES to expand its science degree offerings2011 06 17PRINCESS ANNE,  MD (June 17, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is adding three new science degrees to its roster of academic programs. The University System of Maryland's governing board gave

    Friday, June 17, 2011
    UMES - IBM help grads land jobs

    UMES IBM help grads land jobs2011 06 07By Deborah Gates PRINCESS ANNE (May 31, 2011) Two weeks after turning the tassel that ceremoniously certifies his new undergraduate degree in finance, Nicholas Wiggins is off to launch a professional career at

    Tuesday, June 7, 2011
    Neufville to return to UMES as interim president

    Neufville to return to UMES as interim president2011 06 02By Deborah Gates, staff writer, The Daily Times PRINCESS ANNE (June 1, 2011) A "Hytche era" cabinet member credited for a key role in shaping the foundation for the food science

    Thursday, June 2, 2011
    UMES named co-recipient of $1M federal education grant

    UMES named co recipient of $1M federal education grant2011 06 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 27, 2011) A $1 million federal grant to train "Great Principals for Maryland" is being used by two public universities to collaborate in offering classes at

    Thursday, June 2, 2011
    Mortimer Neufville returns to UMES as interim president

    Mortimer Neufville returns to UMES as interim president2011 05 31Adelphi, Md. (May 31, 2011) William E. Kirwan, chancellor of the University System of Maryland, has appointed Mortimer H. Neufville, former executive vice president with the Association of Public and Land

    Tuesday, May 31, 2011
    Free mini health fair at UMES May 26

    Free mini health fair at UMES May 262011 05 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 24, 2011) A free health assessment and informational session is planned Thursday at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore from 2 30 p.m. to 5 p.m. The

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011
    UMES confers 421 degrees at spring commencement

    UMES confers 421 degrees at spring commencement2011 05 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 24, 2011)"Go with your dream.  It is your job to make it come true," Gloria Banks, the speaker at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 124th spring commencement

    Tuesday, May 24, 2011
    New Foreign Language Instructional Center opens

    New Foreign Language Instructional Center opens2011 05 18By LIZ HOLLAND Daily Times staff writer PRINCESS ANNE (May 17, 2011) UMES students and members of the public can now learn to speak Arabic, Chinese and Haitian Creole at a new center

    Wednesday, May 18, 2011
    IBM-UMES partnership pays dividends

    IBM UMES partnership pays dividends2011 05 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD. (May 13, 2011) Modifications to UMES' business and technology curriculum over the past two years have given 17 students job opportunities with such Fortune 500 companies as IBM, Fidelity Investments and

    Thursday, May 12, 2011
    School of Pharmacy receives Walgreens gift(2)

    School of Pharmacy receives Walgreens gift(2)2011 05 12Walgreens, the nation's largest drugstore chain, recently presented the University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy and Health Professions with a $10,000 gift. A portion of the funds will provide a Walgreens

    Thursday, May 12, 2011
    PGA pioneer Jim Dent to play 2011 Shell celebrity golf tourney

    PGA pioneer Jim Dent to play 2011 Shell celebrity golf tourney2011 05 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 12, 2011) Jim Dent, one of the first African Americans to play on the men's professional golf tour, will participate in the 2011 edition of

    Thursday, May 12, 2011
    Lady Hawks bowling team honored

    Lady Hawks bowling team honored2011 05 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 3, 2011) Accompanied by the steady drum of the Thunderin' Hawks Pep Band, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore cheerleading squad waved their pom poms for the "nation's best collegiate

    Tuesday, May 3, 2011
    UMES 2011 spring commencement

    UMES 2011 spring commencement2011 05 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 2, 2011) Spring graduation exercises at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be Friday, May 20, in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center. Tickets are required for admission. The 124th

    Monday, May 2, 2011
    Agriculture faculty and students receive research awards

    Agriculture faculty and students receive research awards2011 05 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 20, 2011)Several University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) researchers are recipients of awards won at the 16th biennial research symposium of the Association of Research Directors held in

    Monday, May 2, 2011
    Mosely Gallery hosts Graduating Senior Art Show, May 5-19

    Mosely Gallery hosts Graduating Senior Art Show, May 5 192011 05 02  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (May 2, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 2011 Graduating Senior Show, "Art through our Eyes," will be on display at the Mosely Gallery

    Monday, May 2, 2011
    Rocket engineer teaches UMES course

    Rocket engineer teaches UMES course2011 04 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 18, 2011) Ricky Stanfield has worked on some of America's critical defense and science projects over the past 20 years, including Army tactical hardware, Navy missile flight tests and payload

    Thursday, April 28, 2011
    UMES: Home of America's best collegiate bowlers

    UMES Home of America's best collegiate bowlers2011 04 25COLUMBUS, Ga. (April 23, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore claimed its first United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Team Championships title here over the weekend. By defeating Lindenwood University of St. Charles, Mo.,

    Monday, April 25, 2011
    Kirwan names UMES presidential search panel

    Kirwan names UMES presidential search panel2011 04 25Adelphi, Md. (April 25, 2011) William E. Kirwan, chancellor of the University System of Maryland (USM), today announced the appointment of the search and screening committee for the president of University of Maryland

    Monday, April 25, 2011
    Campus blood drives produce encouraging results

    Campus blood drives produce encouraging results2011 04 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 19, 2011) Students, faculty, staff and friends of the university made two campus blood drives this school year the most productive in recent memory. A community service project co sponsored earlier

    Wednesday, April 20, 2011
    UMES celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month with Big Band Bash

    UMES celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month with Big Band Bash2011 04 19Three collegiate bands unite for Jazz Appreciation Month celebration PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 18, 2011)In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM), held each April, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Tuesday, April 19, 2011
    UMES bowling team: 2011 NCAA Champions !!!

    UMES bowling team 2011 NCAA Champions 2011 04 17Seniors Kristina Frahm, Martha Perez and Maria Rodriquez ended their careers on the UMES bowling team the way they started with an NCAA championship. A victory in the final match over Vanderbilt University of the

    Sunday, April 17, 2011
    UMES researcher wins National Water Program award

    UMES researcher wins National Water Program award2011 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 4, 2011) UMES researcher Fawzy Hashem won the 2010 Project of Excellence award from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture National Water Program for his role in

    Friday, April 15, 2011
    'Southern Sudan's Transition' kicks off 2011 lecture series

    'Southern Sudan's Transition' kicks off 2011 lecture series2011 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 14, 2011) The International Development Programs office at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore kicks off its 2011 International Development Lecture Series on Wednesday, April 27. It will

    Friday, April 15, 2011
    New dean of the School of Arts and Professions named

    New dean of the School of Arts and Professions named2011 04 13Dr. Timothy H. Baughman, a historian by training, is the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's new dean of the School of Arts and Professions. Dr. Charles Williams, vice president

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Hawk Walk promotes fitness

    Hawk Walk promotes fitness2011 04 13UMES' Exercise Science Club is coordinating the launch of the first "President's Challenge Hawk Walk" on Saturday, April 30, to promote health and wellness in the community.  The 2.5 mile walk starts at the William

    Wednesday, April 13, 2011
    Conference probes health disparity challenges

    Conference probes health disparity challenges2011 04 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 12, 2011) Health disparities between racial and ethnic minorities was the focus of a conference Tuesday on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus. The Uniformed Services University for Health

    Tuesday, April 12, 2011
    Students recognized at Honors Convocation 2011

    Students recognized at Honors Convocation 20112011 04 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 7, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore today recognized almost 700 undergraduates for academic excellence during the 58th annual Honors Convocation  among them students named to the fall

    Friday, April 8, 2011
    Kristina Frahm receives Bernstein Achievement Award

    Kristina Frahm receives Bernstein Achievement Award2011 04 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 7, 2011) Senior Kristina Frahm was awarded the Richard Bernstein Achievement Award for Excellence today during the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 58th annual Honors Convocation ceremony. Frahm, the

    Thursday, April 7, 2011
    UMES to host Health and Wellness Festival(2)

    UMES to host Health and Wellness Festival(2)2011 04 05Event offers free health screenings PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (April 5, 2011)The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts its 13th annual Health and Wellness Festival on Monday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to

    Tuesday, April 5, 2011
    UMES joins the ranks of business school elite

    UMES joins the ranks of business school elite2011 04 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 6, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has earned initial accreditation of its undergraduate business degree program from AACSB International The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools

    Tuesday, April 5, 2011
    Top students recognized at Honors Convocation

    Top students recognized at Honors Convocation2011 04 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 29, 2011)Nearly 700 undergraduate students will be recognized for academic excellence during the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 58th annual Honors Convocation.  The open event takes place on Thursday,

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Poultry food safety research at UMES

    Poultry food safety research at UMES2011 04 01  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (April 1, 2011) UMES poultry food safety researchers have authored one of the Journal of Food Protection's most read articles.  The journal is internationally recognized as the leading publication

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Small Farm Program offers spring series

    Small Farm Program offers spring series2011 04 01    PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 9, 2011) Farmers on Maryland's lower Eastern Shore can bank on the benefits from a series of upcoming during the month of April.  Beginning Saturday, April 2, and each

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    Ag grant to fund bio-energy outreach study at UMES

    Ag grant to fund bio energy outreach study at UMES2011 04 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 31, 2011) The USDA's National Institute of Food and Agriculture awarded $4.9 million to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Cornell University and three other institutions to fund a

    Friday, April 1, 2011
    UMES becomes a leader in solar energy

    UMES becomes a leader in solar energy2011 03 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 28, 2011) UMES is now using electric energy produced by a 2.2 megawatt solar energy facility on the land grant institution's campus. An impressive grid of 7,800 collection panels

    Tuesday, March 29, 2011
    UMES claims MEAC Bowling Championship

    UMES claims MEAC Bowling Championship2011 03 28Three senior University of Maryland Eastern Shore bowlers are ending their careers the same they started with a Mid Eastern Athletic Conference Championship.           The Lady Hawks captured the 2011 title in late March,

    Monday, March 28, 2011
    Concert Choir welcomes spring at UMES

    Concert Choir welcomes spring at UMES2011 03 18  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 17, 2011)Members of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir take the stage for their spring performance on Sun., April 3, at 4 p.m. in the Ella

    Friday, March 18, 2011
    Art exhibit and contest showcase area talent

    Art exhibit and contest showcase area talent2011 03 18PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March, 17, 2011) An opening reception for the Fine Art Student Show at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be held on Thursday, March 31, from 4 6

    Friday, March 18, 2011
    UMES President Thelma B. Thompson announces her retirement

    UMES President Thelma B. Thompson announces her retirement2011 03 16  PRINCESS ANNE (March 16, 2011) Dr. Thelma B. Thompson announced today she will retire on Aug. 15 as president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. "I've reached a point

    Wednesday, March 16, 2011
    Students talk relationships with actor-comedian Finesse Mitchell

    Students talk relationships with actor comedian Finesse Mitchell2011 03 11 By Ebony Hahn, Class of 2011 PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 15, 2011) Some 200 University of Maryland Eastern Shore students turned out the Tuesday night before spring break to hear

    Friday, March 11, 2011
    Thompson, Diriker named to Top 100 Women of Maryland

    Thompson, Diriker named to Top 100 Women of Maryland2011 03 11PRINCESS ANNE (March 10, 2010) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's long time president and one of the school's senior fundraisers are on a Baltimore newspaper's list of the Top

    Friday, March 11, 2011
    Tickets on sale for UMES Dinner Theater

    Tickets on sale for UMES Dinner Theater2011 03 10            PRINCESS ANNE, MD (March 11, 2011)Drama Society and Hotel and Restaurant Management students will shine on April 15 and 16 as they present "The Color Purple" for the University of Maryland

    Thursday, March 10, 2011
    UMES puts on another 'Oscar-worthy' party

    UMES puts on another 'Oscar worthy' party2011 03 07PRINCESS ANNE (March 6, 2011) As dessert plates from the sumptuous meal at UMES' annual Gala were cleared away, mistress of ceremonies Maggie Linton invited students working behind the scenes at the 2011 event to

    Monday, March 7, 2011
    UMES preps for big gala

    UMES preps for big gala2011 03 03Written by Liz Holland of The Daily Times staff PRINCESS ANNE (Mar. 3, 2011) Students in the Hotel and Restaurant Management program at UMES are used to planning and preparing food for various campus events, but this

    Thursday, March 3, 2011
    Hawk alumni welcomed home

    Hawk alumni welcomed home2011 03 03Written by Earl Holland of The Daily Times Staff PRINCESS ANNE (Feb. 27, 2011) When the University of Maryland Eastern Shore held its first homecoming parade in some time, Jourdan Reynolds was one of the

    Thursday, March 3, 2011
    Prayer opens UMES homecoming

    Prayer opens UMES homecoming2011 03 03Written by Liz Holland of The Daily Times staffPRINCESS ANNE (Feb. 26, 2011) The keynote speaker at the eighth annual President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast at UMES on Friday urged her audience to look for ways

    Thursday, March 3, 2011
    Spring gourmet luncheon series hosted by UMES HRM students

    Spring gourmet luncheon series hosted by UMES HRM students2011 02 09             PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Feb. 8, 2011)Tickets are now on sale for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hotel and Restaurant Management Department's Spring Gourmet Luncheon Series.              The

    Wednesday, February 9, 2011
    UMES celebrates Black History Month

    UMES celebrates Black History Month2011 02 04  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 1, 2011) Bruce George, co founder of "Russell Simmon's Def Poetry Jam," and Dr. Maulana Karenga, founder of Kwanzaa, are celebrating Black History Month at the University of Maryland

    Friday, February 4, 2011
    UMES holds homecoming events for alumni and community

    UMES holds homecoming events for alumni and community2011 02 04  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Hundreds of former University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hawks are flocking to the Shore to take part in the Homecoming 2011 events carved out for the weeklong

    Friday, February 4, 2011
    UMES pledges to aid student veterans

    UMES pledges to aid student veterans2011 02 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Feb. 1, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is among a group of two and four year colleges across the state publicly pledging to be more responsive to the

    Wednesday, February 2, 2011
    New Vice President of Student Affairs named

    New Vice President of Student Affairs named2011 02 01PRINCESS ANNE (Jan. 28, 2011) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has a new Vice President of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management, Dr. Anthony L. Jenkins. Jenkins, whose higher education career spans

    Tuesday, February 1, 2011
    Black History Month Exhibit opens at Mosely Gallery

    Black History Month Exhibit opens at Mosely Gallery2011 01 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 26, 2011)Tanya Murphy Dodd, a multi media fine artist with southern roots, will exhibit "Embracing Light" at the Mosely Gallery in celebration of Black History Month. "We

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
    Extension nutrition specialist volunteers in Nigeria

    Extension nutrition specialist volunteers in Nigeria2011 01 27  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 20, 2011)Some 250 Nigerian women now know how to process yam and local cereals into flour to feed malnourished children in the Africa nation.  Such was the mission

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
    UMES to hold President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast

    UMES to hold President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast2011 01 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 27, 2011) The President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast scheduled for Friday, Feb. 25, signals the start of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 2011 homecoming celebration.  Justine Willis Toms, a

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
    Hawk bowling streamed live this weekend on BOWL.com

    Hawk bowling streamed live this weekend on BOWL.com2011 01 27  Kutztown Invitational part of USBC's collegiate coverage.   KUTZTOWN, Pa. (Jan. 27, 2011)For the first time in NCAA women's bowling history, a regular season tournament will be broadcast live from

    Thursday, January 27, 2011
    Gift continues supporting political interns

    Gift continues supporting political interns2011 01 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Jan. 10, 2011) Three University of Maryland Eastern Shore students contemplating careers in politics will get a full semester of academic credit this spring while working for state lawmakers during the

    Tuesday, January 11, 2011
    UMES professors to participate in STEM leadership training

    UMES professors to participate in STEM leadership training2010 12 19Washington, DC (Dec. 16, 2010) Two veteran science professors at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will join peers from 12 other historically black institutions in a special training program in

    Sunday, December 19, 2010
    Proud parents cheer on grads

    Proud parents cheer on grads2010 12 18UMES tassel turners urged to 'aspire to transform the world'By Deborah Gates • Daily Times Staff Writer • December 18, 2010 PRINCESS ANNE Graduates at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Friday were a

    Saturday, December 18, 2010
    'Hollywood on the Shore' Gala cast set

    'Hollywood on the Shore' Gala cast set2010 12 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 12, 2010) Four Hollywood stars  LeVar Burton, Tyne Daly, David Alan Grier and Pam Grier will join headliner Sharon Stone for "Hollywood on the Shore," the 2011 University

    Sunday, December 12, 2010
    Actress Sharon Stone to Headline UMES' 2011 Gala

    Actress Sharon Stone to Headline UMES' 2011 Gala2010 12 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 10, 2010) Sharon Stone, the award winning actress and AIDS awareness activist, will attend the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 12th annual scholarship gala in March.  Stone

    Friday, December 10, 2010
    Couple Gives Back to Their Alma Mater

    Couple Gives Back to Their Alma Mater2010 12 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD (December 6, 2010)Two retired educators who are University of Maryland Eastern Shore graduates are starting The Loretta and Daniel Savoy Fund for Human Ecology to help future students defray

    Tuesday, December 7, 2010
    UMES Awards Degrees at 2010 Winter Commencement

    UMES Awards Degrees at 2010 Winter Commencement2010 12 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Dec. 2, 2010) Winter graduation exercises at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be Friday, Dec. 17, in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center. The 14th annual ceremony

    Friday, December 3, 2010
    Gospel Choir Unites Community with Worship Songs and Dance

    Gospel Choir Unites Community with Worship Songs and Dance2010 12 03  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 23, 2010) Lamar Clark, a junior studying rehabilitation at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, relishes a chance to "spread the word of God through

    Friday, December 3, 2010
    Seniors Show Off Artistic Talent at Mosely Gallery

    Seniors Show Off Artistic Talent at Mosely Gallery2010 12 03 PRINCESS ANNE (November 23, 2010)Senior art majors at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore have spent the last four years honing their skills in graphic design, "funny book" art, mixed

    Friday, December 3, 2010
    UMES Gala Tickets on Sale

    UMES Gala Tickets on Sale2010 12 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (November 30, 2010)"Hollywood on the Shore," the theme for the 2011 Gala at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, promises to provide another star studded soiree to be remembered. The event,

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Alumna Creates Fund for Music Program

    Alumna Creates Fund for Music Program2010 11 22            Kathleen Talbert, Class of 1951, recently established the Clarice J. Michaels Fund with a $10,000 gift in memory of the former head of the Music Department Clarice J. Michaels and Dr. John

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    UMES Hosts Construction Management Lecture

    UMES Hosts Construction Management Lecture2010 11 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 12, 2010)Louis Henry Gilford may not be a household name on the Eastern Shore, but some of the high profile locations of some of his company's design build projects should

    Friday, November 19, 2010
    Perdue Continues Support of Graduate Research

    Perdue Continues Support of Graduate Research2010 11 19  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 16, 2010) Michline Brice and Robert Korir are the recipients of 2010 Perdue Food Science and Technology Scholarships.  The Perdue scholarship is a $5,000 merit award that goes

    Friday, November 19, 2010
    TV Report on Religion Features UMES Students

    TV Report on Religion Features UMES Students2010 11 19Ten UMES students sat for a multiple choice test in October that they did not study for and received no grade. They took it with a TV camera rolling and discussed their reactions and

    Friday, November 19, 2010
    'Town & Gown' Merge to Make Art Show a Reality

    'Town &amp Gown' Merge to Make Art Show a Reality2010 11 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 14. 2010) Joey Gardner delivered on a promise last week that he made during his successful campaign earlier this year for a seat on the

    Sunday, November 14, 2010
    UMES Secures $5M Marine Science Research Grant

    UMES Secures $5M Marine Science Research Grant2010 11 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Nov. 22, 2010) A team of marine science researchers at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will use a $5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to search

    Sunday, November 14, 2010
    Verizon Foundation Supports Teacher Education with a $50,000 Grant to UMES

    Verizon Foundation Supports Teacher Education with a $50,000 Grant to UMES2010 11 08PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (November 8, 2010) Future educators at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) will benefit from valuable technology based training and internships through a $50,000

    Monday, November 8, 2010
    Reddick Receives CFRM Certification

    Reddick Receives CFRM Certification2010 11 08PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (November 1, 2010) Chenita Reddick, director of advancement services at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, recently received the Certified Fundraising Manager (CFRM) credential from The Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University. 

    Monday, November 8, 2010
    Shaping School Leaders

    Shaping School Leaders2010 11 08For nearly a decade, school reform has been the buzz phrase ricocheting between the print media, the nightly news on television and all corners of the Internet.  It is a topic of discussion from grocery stores

    Monday, November 8, 2010
    UMES Hosts National Conference on Improving Students Achievement and Teaching Quality

    UMES Hosts National Conference on Improving Students Achievement and Teaching Quality2010 11 05PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (Nov. 5, 2010) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Department of Education is co hosting a national conference Nov. 8 in partnership with the Educational

    Friday, November 5, 2010
    UMES Students Celebrate Culture at Ethnic Festival

    UMES Students Celebrate Culture at Ethnic Festival2010 11 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD (November 2, 2010) Representing more than 50 different countries, a contingent of international students at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will join in the national observance of International

    Thursday, November 4, 2010
    Fall Event Features Wind Ensemble and Concert Band

    Fall Event Features Wind Ensemble and Concert Band2010 11 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD (November 4, 2010) Music to the ears, the UMES Wind Ensemble and Concert Band perform their annual fall concert on Thursday, Nov. 18, at 7 p.m. in the

    Thursday, November 4, 2010
    UMES Hosts National Testing Conference

    UMES Hosts National Testing Conference2010 11 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Nov. 5, 2010) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Department of Education is hosting a national conference Nov. 8 for colleagues who train primary and secondary teachers and the people who

    Thursday, November 4, 2010
    Concert Choir Performs Annual Event

    Concert Choir Performs Annual Event2010 10 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD (October 29, 2010) As crisp and clear as the autumn sky, the voices of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir will ring through the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the

    Friday, October 29, 2010
    Tri-County College Fair(2)

    Tri County College Fair(2)2010 10 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD (October 25, 2010)Activity on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus takes on a new fervor Tuesday, Nov. 9, when buses roll in from high schools in and out of the area

    Monday, October 25, 2010
    Community Service Project Provides Holiday Meals

    Community Service Project Provides Holiday Meals2010 10 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD (October 22, 2010)A University of Maryland Eastern Shore community service project looks to area businesses to help present some 300 needy families in Somerset County with a Thanksgiving dinner. Building

    Friday, October 22, 2010
    UMES Enrollment Eclipses 4,500

    UMES Enrollment Eclipses 4,5002010 10 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Oct. 5, 2010) Enrollment at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore has topped 4,500 students for the first time in the institution's 124 year history. UMES' research office reports 3,967 undergraduates and

    Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    Pharmacists in high demand

    Pharmacists in high demand2010 10 17Pharmacists in high demandBy Wallace McKelvey• Staff Writer • October 17, 2010   BETHANY BEACH When Bill Harbester started as a stock boy at a drugstore, pharmacists had very little interaction with the customers. "A

    Sunday, October 17, 2010
    Thunderin' Hawks Pep Band debuts

    Thunderin' Hawks Pep Band debuts2010 10 14  x PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 12, 2010) The dream of loyal members of the UMES family has come to fruition with the creation of the Thunderin' Hawks Pep Band a credit to a collaborative

    Thursday, October 14, 2010
    Drama Society to Present God's Trombones by James Weldon Johnson

    Drama Society to Present God's Trombones by James Weldon Johnson2010 10 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 12, 2010) More than 30 members of UMES' Drama Society, along with university faculty and staff, will present "God's Trombones   Seven Negro Sermons in Verse

    Wednesday, October 13, 2010
    UMES Awards Doctorates to Largest Physical Therapy Class

    UMES Awards Doctorates to Largest Physical Therapy Class2010 10 05UMES Awards Doctorates to Largest Physical Therapy Class Profession recognized during National Physical Therapy Month in October Heather Bennett saw up close how a physical therapist can make a difference in

    Tuesday, October 5, 2010
    UMES President Speaks at NAACP Banquet--Looks to Future

    UMES President Speaks at NAACP Banquet Looks to Future2010 10 04By Deborah Gates • Staff Writer • The Daily Times SALISBURY (Oct. 3, 2010) Organizers of the NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet in Wicomico County have always invited a guest speaker

    Monday, October 4, 2010
    Open House Welcomes High School Seniors

    Open House Welcomes High School Seniors2010 10 01  UMES Open House Welcomes High School Seniors PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Oct. 1, 2010)  High school seniors are invited this Saturday to attend the first in a series of open house events at the

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    UMES Yearbook Collection Goes Digital(3)

    UMES Yearbook Collection Goes Digital(3)2010 10 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 30, 2010)  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Frederick Douglass Library has digitized a half century of "The Hawk" yearbooks from the first volume in 1959 through 2009.  The conversion

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    UMES Offers Gourmet Dining Series

    UMES Offers Gourmet Dining Series2010 10 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 30, 2010) Chef Ralston Whittingham and his advanced culinary arts students in the Commercial Food Production course at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are placing food orders and making

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    HAWKS Have Large Turn-out for Relay for Life

    HAWKS Have Large Turn out for Relay for Life2010 10 01  SALISBURY, MD (September 29, 2010) In a continual effort to support the community, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Athletic Department participated in the annual Wicomico County Relay for

    Friday, October 1, 2010
    Former UMES Professor Talks About the World's Water Woes

    Former UMES Professor Talks About the World's Water Woes2010 09 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 30, 2010) Dr. Jack Wennersten returned to his professional roots this week when he challenged University of Maryland Eastern Shore students, who attended his guest lectures,

    Thursday, September 30, 2010
    Saxophonist Brian Perez performs concert

    Saxophonist Brian Perez performs concert2010 09 28  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (September 27, 2010)Brian Perez, lecturer of woodwinds at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, will perform a saxophone recital on Sunday, Oct., 3, at 4 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald

    Tuesday, September 28, 2010
    UMES Jazz Ensemble prepares for Fall Concert

    UMES Jazz Ensemble prepares for Fall Concert2010 09 28  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (September 28, 2010)Refueled by a spring trip to the Ocho Rios International Jazz Festival in Jamaica, the University of Maryland Jazz Ensemble prepares for their traditional opener to

    Tuesday, September 28, 2010
    South African Lecturer Shares Art Knowledge with UMES

    South African Lecturer Shares Art Knowledge with UMES2010 09 21PRINCESS ANNE (Sept. 21, 2010) South African artist Dr. Nombeko Mpako will host a discussion on "Contemporary African Arts and Crafts" on Wed., Sept. 22, in the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing

    Tuesday, September 21, 2010
    UMES Awards 23 Doctor of Physical Therapy Degrees During Convocation

    UMES Awards 23 Doctor of Physical Therapy Degrees During Convocation2010 09 17PRINCESS ANNE (Sept. 14, 2010) Twenty three University of Maryland Eastern Shore students received their doctor of physical therapy degrees recently during a graduation ceremony held in conjunction with

    Friday, September 17, 2010
    UMES Researchers Worth Their Weight In Gold

    UMES Researchers Worth Their Weight In Gold2010 09 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (September 13, 2010) University of Maryland Eastern Shore researchers are experiencing a stellar year, having been awarded nearly 10 percent of the Capacity Building Grants awarded by the United

    Monday, September 13, 2010
    UMES UME Gears Up For 2010 Small Farm Conference

    UMES UME Gears Up For 2010 Small Farm Conference2010 09 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD (September 13, 2010) Back by popular demand, this year's Small Farm Conference offers the most in depth, industry specific information available for the gardening enthusiasts as well

    Monday, September 13, 2010
    UMES Celebrates Founders' Week

    UMES Celebrates Founders' Week2010 09 09    The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has seen some changes over the 124 year span of its history.  The institution has grown from the one building, one faculty member and nine students of

    Thursday, September 9, 2010
    Delmarva Philanthropist Helps UMES Freshmen Pay for Textbooks

    Delmarva Philanthropist Helps UMES Freshmen Pay for Textbooks2010 09 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 8, 2010) Five University of Maryland Eastern Shore freshmen are starting their college careers with help from a prominent funeral director on Delmarva. Bennie Smith, who owns

    Thursday, September 9, 2010
    To Sir, With Love Author to Receive Honorary Degree from UMES

    To Sir, With Love Author to Receive Honorary Degree from UMES2010 09 03  PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Sept. 2, 2010) E.R. Braithwaite physicist, social worker, U.N. ambassador will receive an honorary degree Tuesday, Sept. 14, during the University of Maryland Eastern

    Friday, September 3, 2010
    UMES Faculty Show Artistic Talent in Fall Exhibit

    UMES Faculty Show Artistic Talent in Fall Exhibit2010 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD (August 25, 2010) The Mosely Gallery at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will host its annual fall exhibition, "Fresh New Work by Fine Arts Faculty," from September

    Friday, September 3, 2010
    Hurricane Earl Final Update

    Hurricane Earl Final Update2010 09 02PRINCESS ANNE, MD (Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, 1 30 p.m.) Little to no effect has been felt in the immediate UMES campus area from Hurricane Earl as it makes its way up the coast.  Winds

    Thursday, September 2, 2010
    UMES Students Showcase Drawing, Storytelling Skills

    UMES Students Showcase Drawing, Storytelling Skills2010 08 30By Earl Holland, The Daily Times    PRINCESS ANNE (Aug. 27, 2010) Rob Bennett has been interested in drawing comic books since he was a teenager.  Bennett would doodle on any type of paper

    Monday, August 30, 2010
    Magazine Lists UMES Among HBCU Elite

    Magazine Lists UMES Among HBCU Elite2010 08 17Annual U.S. News & World Report Best College ratings PRINCESS ANNE, MD  (Aug. 17, 2010)  Peers continue to rank the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in the upper tier of historically black institutions,

    Tuesday, August 17, 2010
    Tickets On Sale Now To UMES Night Out at the Shorebirds

    Tickets On Sale Now To UMES Night Out at the Shorebirds2010 08 13  Event will be held in conjunction with College Colors Day. PRINCESS ANNE, Md. August 11, 2010 The Delmarva Shorebirds will play host the University of Maryland Eastern

    Friday, August 13, 2010
    UMES Welcomes Frst Pharm.D. Students

    UMES Welcomes Frst Pharm.D. Students2010 08 12New program is part of expansion of allied health training PRINCESS ANNE, MD August 12, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore launched its newest doctoral studies program in August with the arrival of

    Thursday, August 12, 2010
    UMES Program Aims to Produce Leaders for Area’s Schools

    UMES Program Aims to Produce Leaders for Area’s Schools2010 08 11Education Leadership Doctoral Program accepting applications for fall semester PRINCESS ANNE, MD August 10, 2010 Area school administrators as well as those across the state and nation can now look

    Wednesday, August 11, 2010
    Camp Inspires Students to Reach for the Stars

    Camp Inspires Students to Reach for the Stars2010 08 10  Thirty five middle school students design, build and launch model rockets PRINCESS ANNE, MD July 27, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosted its annual "Reach for the Stars"

    Tuesday, August 10, 2010
    UMES Welcomes First Pharm.D. Students

    UMES Welcomes First Pharm.D. Students2010 08 10New program is part of expansion of allied health training PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore launched its newest doctoral studies program in August with the arrival of the inaugural class

    Tuesday, August 10, 2010
    UMES Names New Public Relations Director

    UMES Names New Public Relations Director2010 07 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD Bill Robinson has joined the staff of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore as director of public relations. Robinson is a product of Wicomico County public schools and a 1978

    Thursday, July 29, 2010
    Dr. C. Dennis Ignasias – 1939-2010

    Dr. C. Dennis Ignasias – 1939 20102010 07 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD (July 19, 2010) The University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus community is in mourning for C. Dennis Ignasias, a long time administrator who died this past weekend. He was

    Wednesday, July 21, 2010
    National Science Foundation Grants $699,998 to UMES for New PSM Degree

    National Science Foundation Grants $699,998 to UMES for New PSM Degree2010 07 16                                                                                                                                PRINCESS ANNE, MD July 14, 2010 The first of its kind in the nation, a Professional Science Master's Degree in quantitative fisheries and resource economics will

    Friday, July 16, 2010
    Eastern Shore Educational Icons Honored by Sojourner-Douglass

    Eastern Shore Educational Icons Honored by Sojourner Douglass2010 07 16Eastern Shore Educational Icons Honored by Sojourner Douglass PRINCESS ANNE, MD July 14, 2010 Sojourner Douglass College in Baltimore awarded Dr. Thelma B. Thompson, president of the University of Maryland Eastern

    Friday, July 16, 2010
    Choice Hotels Funds UMES Summer Internships for Hospitality Students

    Choice Hotels Funds UMES Summer Internships for Hospitality Students2010 07 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD June 30, 2010 Two students at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will learn valuable skills related to their fields of study, Hotel and Restaurant Management (HRM),

    Thursday, July 8, 2010
    UMES Chef Instructor Wins National Healthy Cheese Recipe Contest

    UMES Chef Instructor Wins National Healthy Cheese Recipe Contest2010 07 08Susan Callahan will take a three day tour of Wisconsin cheese making this summer PRINCESS ANNE, MD, July 12, 2010 An abundance of pumpkins in Susan Callahan's kitchen at the

    Thursday, July 8, 2010
    New and Beginning Farmer Interest Meetings

    New and Beginning Farmer Interest Meetings2010 06 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD Do you have a desire to farm, but don't know where to start?  Regardless of your age, gender, race, education or nationality, Farm Management Specialist Erroll Mattox wants to talk

    Thursday, June 24, 2010
    USM Board of Regents Approves Two New Academic Programs for UMES

    USM Board of Regents Approves Two New Academic Programs for UMES2010 06 18PRINCESS ANNE, MD June 18, 2010 The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents approved two new academic programs for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore today

    Friday, June 18, 2010
    UMES Chosen for Eisenhower HBCU Fellowship

    UMES Chosen for Eisenhower HBCU Fellowship2010 06 18Five students received awards ranging from $1,500 to $7,500   PRINCESS ANNE, MD June 9, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has been awarded a grant totaling $20,500 from this year's Dwight

    Friday, June 18, 2010
    Naleppa Named to UMES Board of Visitors

    Naleppa Named to UMES Board of Visitors2010 06 11    PRINCESS ANNE, MD June 10, 2010 Dr. Margaret (Peggy) Naleppa, president and CEO of Peninsula Regional Medical Center and Peninsula Regional Health System in Salisbury, Md., was recently named to

    Friday, June 11, 2010
    UMES Proclaims June 15 as African American Golfers Hall of Fame Day

    UMES Proclaims June 15 as African American Golfers Hall of Fame Day2010 06 11                                                                        PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore's President Thelma B. Thompson has proclaimed June 15, 2010 as African American Golfers Hall of Fame Day at

    Friday, June 11, 2010
    Civil Rights Leader and Radio Host Rev. Al Sharpton to Speak at UMES

    Civil Rights Leader and Radio Host Rev. Al Sharpton to Speak at UMES2010 05 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 23, 2010 One of America's most renowned civil rights leaders, Rev. Al Sharpton will serve as the keynote speaker at the 14th

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    UMES Wins MEAC’s Highest Graduate Rate Award

    UMES Wins MEAC’s Highest Graduate Rate Award2010 05 28Hawks best all other MEAC schools since 1999. VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. May 28, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) was recognized during a Mid Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) reception at

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    UMES Inducted into the African American Golfers Hall of Fame

    UMES Inducted into the African American Golfers Hall of Fame2010 05 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD June 8, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) was recently inducted into the African American Golfers Hall of Fame (AAGHOF) at ceremonies held in

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    Winners of the 2010 High School Art Contest

    Winners of the 2010 High School Art Contest2010 05 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 28, 2010 Three Lower Shore students earned $100 in art supplies by showing off their skills using colorful pastels, pencils and a camera in this year's High

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    Small Farmer Bus Tour Slated for Late June

    Small Farmer Bus Tour Slated for Late June2010 05 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 28, 2010 Summer days promise an opportunity for small farmers on the Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware to join the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES)

    Friday, May 28, 2010
    UMES Honors High School Artists

    UMES Honors High School Artists2010 05 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD, May 26, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will award prizes as part of a competition for high school students enrolled in art classes in Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties. 

    Wednesday, May 26, 2010
    UMES’ Capital Campaign Receives $30,000 Donation from Walgreens

    UMES’ Capital Campaign Receives $30,000 Donation from Walgreens2010 05 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's capital campaign recently received a $30,000 donation from Walgreens, the nation's largest drugstore chain with 7,507 locations. The gift comes as the

    Wednesday, May 26, 2010
    UMES Hosts Free, Two-Day Grant Writing Workshop

    UMES Hosts Free, Two Day Grant Writing Workshop2010 05 24                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                PRINCESS ANNE, MD May, 20, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is scheduled to host a free, two day grant writing and capacity building workshop titled "The

    Monday, May 24, 2010
    Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic Returns to Shore

    Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic Returns to Shore2010 05 17                                                                                      NFL greats join local golfers June 16 to raise funds for student scholarships PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 13, 2010 The legendary Art Shell, pro football Hall of Famer

    Monday, May 17, 2010
    Henson Scholars and Leaders Express Gratitude

    Henson Scholars and Leaders Express Gratitude2010 05 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 17, 2010 The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Henson Scholars and Henson Leaders expressed their gratitude for the continued support of Richard A. Henson through the Henson Foundation during

    Monday, May 17, 2010
    Hazel Scholars Pay Tribute to Benefactor

    Hazel Scholars Pay Tribute to Benefactor2010 05 17  PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 17, 2010 The Hazel Scholars Luncheon gave students, faculty and administrators the opportunity to pay tribute to the late Richard F. Hazel, who donated a $3 million gift

    Monday, May 17, 2010
    UMES Awards Honorary Degrees at Spring Commencement

    UMES Awards Honorary Degrees at Spring Commencement2010 05 10    PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 10, 2010 Two African American celebrities and two champions of progress in Africa will receive honorary degrees at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 123rd annual

    Monday, May 10, 2010
    Gospel Choir to Perform Spring Concert

    Gospel Choir to Perform Spring Concert2010 05 05  PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 5, 2010 The UMES Gospel Choir, under the direction of English faculty member Dr. Della Dameron Johnson, will perform its Spring Concert on Saturday, May 8, at 5

    Wednesday, May 5, 2010
    UMES Presents Spring Chamber Ensemble Recital

    UMES Presents Spring Chamber Ensemble Recital2010 05 05                                                                                                  PRINCESS ANNE, MD May 4, 2010 Under the direction of woodwinds instructor Brian Perez, the UMES Saxophone Quartet performed at this year's 33rd annual Saxophone Symposium in Fairfax, Va. The event,

    Wednesday, May 5, 2010
    Area High School Musicians and Choristers to Join in UMES Concert

    Area High School Musicians and Choristers to Join in UMES Concert2010 04 23    PRINCESS ANNE, MD Area musicians from Parkside, James M. Bennett, Washington, Crisfield, Snow Hill, Delmar, Holly Grove, Seaford, Laurel and Colonel Richardson high schools will join

    Friday, April 23, 2010
    UMES Researcher Receives Local Award

    UMES Researcher Receives Local Award2010 04 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Jeanine Harter Dennis is the 2010 recipient of the coveted Delmarva Poultry Industry's (DPI) Medal of Achievement for her nearly 30 years of teaching and research at the University of

    Friday, April 23, 2010
    Genealogy Workshop Offers Tips to Tracing Ancestry

    Genealogy Workshop Offers Tips to Tracing Ancestry2010 04 16             PRINCESS ANNE, MD An African American genealogy workshop will be held at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in the Frederick Douglass Library on Saturday, April 24, from 3 6 p.m.

    Friday, April 16, 2010
    Evans Builders contributes to UMES Construction Management Program

    Evans Builders contributes to UMES Construction Management Program2010 04 12  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Wayne K. Evans, president of Evans Builders Inc. of Salisbury, has made a $2,500 gift to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and its Construction Management Technology

    Monday, April 12, 2010
    UMES To Compete at Honda Campus All-Star Challenge

    UMES To Compete at Honda Campus All Star Challenge2010 04 08  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Students from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will join 47 other Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in a battle of academic prowess at the

    Thursday, April 8, 2010
    Henson Honors Program Inaugural Speakers Forum

    Henson Honors Program Inaugural Speakers Forum2010 04 08PRINCESS ANNE March 30, 2010 The Richard A. Henson Honors Program Inaugural Speakers Forum will host on talk on "National Security and Civil Liberties" at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Tuesday,

    Thursday, April 8, 2010
    Fine Art Student Show Opens at Mosely Gallery

    Fine Art Student Show Opens at Mosely Gallery2010 04 08  PRINCESS ANNE, MD April 6, 2010 Students, who are currently enrolled in studio art courses at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, will have their work on display in the

    Thursday, April 8, 2010
    PRMC Announces Gift to UMES Physician Assistant Department

    PRMC Announces Gift to UMES Physician Assistant Department2010 04 01  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Peninsula Regional Medical Center announced a gift of $100,000 today to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) to help fund a faculty position in the Physician

    Thursday, April 1, 2010
    Washington Receives Richard Bernstein Achievement Award

    Washington Receives Richard Bernstein Achievement Award2010 04 01  PRINCESS ANNE, MD A senior at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Nicholas Washington, was awarded the Richard Bernstein Achievement Award for Excellence during the 57th annual Honors Convocation ceremony today in

    Thursday, April 1, 2010
    Ajayi Receives Daniel J. Pinkett Award in Mathematics

    Ajayi Receives Daniel J. Pinkett Award in Mathematics2010 04 01  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Adonis Ajayi, a mathematics major graduating with an overall 3.59 grade point average, is the recipient of this year's Daniel J. Pinkett Award in Mathematics. Presented by

    Thursday, April 1, 2010
    UMES Dinner Theater Tickets On Sale(2)

    UMES Dinner Theater Tickets On Sale(2)2010 03 29  Tickets are now on sale for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Dinner Theater production of "Motown and Much Mo." The musical will be performed nightly from Thursday, April 15, to Saturday,

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    Actress Tichina Arnold Visits UMES for Women's History Month Event

    Actress Tichina Arnold Visits UMES for Women's History Month Event2010 03 29  Known for her role on the critically acclaimed comedy series "Everybody Hates Chris," Tichina Arnold recently served as the keynote speaker during the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    UMES Choir Performs Spring Concert

    UMES Choir Performs Spring Concert2010 03 29  As inspiring and rejuvenating as the arrival of spring, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir under the direction of Dr. Sheila McDonald Harleston presents its annual spring concert on Sunday, April

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    UMES Alumna Creates $1,000 Award

    UMES Alumna Creates $1,000 Award2010 03 29  In honor of her late parents, Apsara Hettiarachchi donated $1,000 to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore that will be awarded to a high achieving student in the Department of Natural Sciences during the

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    UMES Students Learn Business Strategies in Capstone Simulation Contest

    UMES Students Learn Business Strategies in Capstone Simulation Contest2010 03 29During the Capstone Simulation Contest, students at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore become the managers of competing companies. "They have to make decisions in research and development, production, marketing,

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    Seafood Education Seminar

    Seafood Education Seminar2010 03 29      The ninth annual Eastern Shore Seafood Education Seminar for restaurant chefs, managers, wait staff, new employees and retailers will be held at the Holiday Inn on 17th Street in Ocean City from 9

    Monday, March 29, 2010
    Business Developer Dedicates Sign to UMES and Princess Anne

    Business Developer Dedicates Sign to UMES and Princess Anne2010 03 12  PRINCESS ANNE, MD A local business developer, in an act of good will, is not only investing in a retail and hotel development project, but in the communities surrounding

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    Did You Let Your Pasture Down Last Year?

    Did You Let Your Pasture Down Last Year?2010 03 12  PRINCESS ANNE, MD   Pasture establishment, renovation and management is the focus of the University of Maryland Extension workshop scheduled for Saturday, April 10, in the Food Science & Technology

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    Charitable Gift Creates Political Internship Program for UMES Students

    Charitable Gift Creates Political Internship Program for UMES Students2010 03 12  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Thanks to a charitable gift by a Salisbury based law firm, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore has successfully begun a political internship program in Annapolis

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    UMES to Host Health and Wellness Festival

    UMES to Host Health and Wellness Festival2010 03 12  PRINCESS ANNE The University of Maryland Eastern Shore will host its 12th annual Health and Wellness Festival on Wednesday, March 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the ballroom of

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    UMES Dinner Theater Tickets on Sale

    UMES Dinner Theater Tickets on Sale2010 03 12                                                                          PRINCESS ANNE Tickets are now on sale for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Dinner Theater production of "Motown and Much Mo." The musical will be performed nightly from Thursday, April

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    UMES Hosts Lecture for National Women’s History Month

    UMES Hosts Lecture for National Women’s History Month2010 03 12  PRINCESS ANNE African American women were allowed to enter the military for the first time during World War II. While training in Fort Des Moines, Iowa, the first contingent slept

    Friday, March 12, 2010
    Jazz Drummer Ralph Peterson to Appear with UMES Jazz Ensemble

    Jazz Drummer Ralph Peterson to Appear with UMES Jazz Ensemble2010 02 26 PRINCESS ANNE, MD Ralph Peterson, a well known jazz drummer and bandleader, appears with the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Jazz Ensemble on Wednesday, March 3, at 7

    Friday, February 26, 2010
    Black History Symposium

    Black History Symposium2010 02 26                                                                          PRINCESS ANNE, MD "Sports and the Struggle for Peace, Justice and Prosperity" is the theme of the ninth annual Black History  Symposium at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  Three events open to

    Friday, February 26, 2010
    Surgery Keeps Clemons from Gala

    Surgery Keeps Clemons from Gala2010 02 26    PRINCESS ANNE, MD Clarence Clemons, renowned saxophone player for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band and a former student at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be unable to attend the UMES

    Friday, February 26, 2010
    Gallery Exhibit Honors Ernest Satchell

    Gallery Exhibit Honors Ernest Satchell2010 02 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD An exhibit, "Ernest Satchell Retrospective," opens at the Mosely Gallery of Art on Thursday, March 4, showcasing art created from 1971 2010, during the 39 years he spent as a professor

    Friday, February 26, 2010
    UMES Doctor of Pharmacy Program Receives Accreditation Status

    UMES Doctor of Pharmacy Program Receives Accreditation Status2010 01 29                                                                          PRINCESS ANNE, MD The new Doctor of Pharmacy Program at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is approved to admit its first class for the fall 2010 as a

    Friday, January 29, 2010
    Foster Named to Board of Visitors

    Foster Named to Board of Visitors2010 01 29Charles W. Foster, president of C. Foster Consultant Services in Hercules, Calif., was recently named to the University of Maryland Board of Visitors by President Thelma B. Thompson.        "Mr. Foster brings a wealth

    Friday, January 29, 2010
    Board of Visitors Members Receive Emeriti Status

    Board of Visitors Members Receive Emeriti Status2010 01 29  Four members of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Board of Visitors have been honored with emeriti status in recognition of their many years of dedicated service to the institution. Virginia

    Friday, January 29, 2010
    Mosely Gallery Celebrates Black History Month

    Mosely Gallery Celebrates Black History Month2010 01 29By Dr. Anke VanWagenberg, Mosely Gallery director and an instructor of art history at UMES "Points of Juxtaposition   A Gathering of Eight African American Artists," an exhibit featuring the works of area

    Friday, January 29, 2010
    UMES Gala Sells Out

    UMES Gala Sells Out2010 01 15   PRINCESS ANNE, MD Phenomenal response to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's announcement of a star studded, annual gala resulted in an early sell out of tickets.  Some 450 fast acting ticket holders will

    Friday, January 15, 2010
    UMES Names Classroom in Honor of First Shore Federal’s Contributions

    UMES Names Classroom in Honor of First Shore Federal’s Contributions2010 01 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD First Shore Federal Savings and Loan of Salisbury recently made a $5,000 gift to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore in support of student scholarships.  The

    Thursday, January 14, 2010
    UMES Partners With You Can Afford College, Answers the Financial Aid Questions Every Student Needs to Know

    UMES Partners With You Can Afford College, Answers the Financial Aid Questions Every Student Needs to Know2010 01 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD Need help paying for college?  Lost in a flurry of financial aid forms? Don t fret   help is

    Friday, January 8, 2010
    UMES Prepares for Gala, The Magnificent Seven

    UMES Prepares for Gala, The Magnificent Seven2010 01 07        PRINCESS ANNE, MD The stage is set for "A Night of Stars" on the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus.  Patty Duke and Dionne Warwick have joined Lou Gosset Jr.,

    Thursday, January 7, 2010
    Perdue Associate Receives Ph.D. from UMES

    Perdue Associate Receives Ph.D. from UMES2010 01 07By Dr. Jennifer Keane Dawes When Perdue's Quality Improvement Manager Shaun McKenzie who had been searching for a Ph.D. program in Food Science discovered that there was one being offered at the University

    Thursday, January 7, 2010
    Bank of America Presents Check to UMES

    Bank of America Presents Check to UMES2010 01 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD Bank of America recently made a $5,000 gift to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Foundation in support of student scholarships.  The donation brings Bank of America's cumulative charitable

    Wednesday, January 6, 2010
    Students Attend TMCF Anniversary Event

    Students Attend TMCF Anniversary Event2009 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD Students from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore were among the 600 students enrolled at 47 public HBCUs that recently attended the 22nd annual anniversary weekend and gala in New York

    Sunday, December 6, 2009
    UMES Faculty, Photographer National Award

    UMES Faculty, Photographer National Award2009 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD Using a Holga plastic 120 film camera, a creative eye for capturing contemporary images on film and her own special techniques in and out of the darkroom, University of Maryland Eastern

    Sunday, December 6, 2009
    Worship, Song and Dance Part of Revival and Concert(2)

    Worship, Song and Dance Part of Revival and Concert(2)2009 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD Four evenings of food for the soul are planned for December 8 11 as part of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Gospel Choir's annual revival beginning

    Sunday, December 6, 2009
    Over 246 to Graduate at UMES Winter Commencement

    Over 246 to Graduate at UMES Winter Commencement2009 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD Winter celebrations abound this time of year.  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has cause to celebrate as approximately 246 graduates turn their tassels signifying the conferring of

    Sunday, December 6, 2009
    Graduating UMES Art Students Exhibit Work

    Graduating UMES Art Students Exhibit Work2009 12 06PRINCESS ANNE, MD A variety of artworks in various mediums created by graduating students in the Department of Fine Arts at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be on display at the

    Sunday, December 6, 2009
    Holiday Season Fundraiser Supports Literacy Project

    Holiday Season Fundraiser Supports Literacy Project2009 12 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD Some University of Maryland Eastern Shore students are raising funds this holiday season with a Buy A Book project to help provide textbooks and readers for East African Kyamulinga School

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    U.S. College Students Get Credit at UMES for Marine and Environmental Studies

    U.S. College Students Get Credit at UMES for Marine and Environmental Studies2009 12 04U.S. College Students Get Credit at UMES for Marine and Environmental Studies New Woods Hole, Mass., program encourages diversity, self discovery  PRINCESS ANNE, MD A group of

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    Dingwall Wins Coveted Jefferson Award

    Dingwall Wins Coveted Jefferson Award2009 12 04Dingwall Wins Coveted Jefferson Award  PRINCESS ANNE, MD   WBOC TV's Steve Hammond recently presented a coveted Jefferson Award to Brenda Dingwall for her many contributions to the community, with her work as director

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    Maryland Nurses Association Recognizes Doctoral Student

    Maryland Nurses Association Recognizes Doctoral Student2009 12 04  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Stacy Cottingham, a student pursuing a Doctorate of Philosophy degree in the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Organizational Leadership Program, was presented with the Outstanding Pathfinder Award by the

    Friday, December 4, 2009
    International Education Week Features Ethnic Festival

    International Education Week Features Ethnic Festival2009 11 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD Representing 50 countries, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore contingent of international students is joining in the nation's observance of International Education Week, November 16 20, with an ethnic festival

    Monday, November 16, 2009
    UMES Scholar Researches Fish Skin Secretions in Chesapeake Bay

    UMES Scholar Researches Fish Skin Secretions in Chesapeake Bay2009 11 11By Dr. Jennifer Keane Dawes  UMES scholar researches fish skin secretions in Chesapeake Bay  By the time Andriy Tkachenko decided it was time to leave Europe to expand his research

    Wednesday, November 11, 2009
    Goslee, Hoffman Appointed to UMES Board

    Goslee, Hoffman Appointed to UMES Board2009 11 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced the recent appointment of two new members, Gladys Goslee and Alicia Hoffman, to the Board of Visitors for a three year term on

    Wednesday, November 11, 2009
    UMES Hosts Third Biennial International Workshop

    UMES Hosts Third Biennial International Workshop2009 11 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Dr. Thelma B. Thompson and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, in partnership with the University of Cape Coast, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Golden Beach Hotels and

    Wednesday, November 11, 2009
    Discover GIS on the Eastern Shore

    Discover GIS on the Eastern Shore2009 11 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD Discover and explore Geographic Information Systems (GIS) at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Geospatial Information Technologies Laboratory's second annual GIS Day on Wednesday, November 18, from 1 6 p.m.

    Wednesday, November 11, 2009
    UMES Lecture Series Addresses Building Information Modeling

    UMES Lecture Series Addresses Building Information Modeling2009 11 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD Michael Tardif, director of Integrated Project Delivery Systems for Grunley Construction Company Inc., a major construction company in the D.C. metropolitan area, lectures on the topic, "Integrated Project Delivery

    Monday, November 9, 2009
    Thompson Keynotes at Women in Maryland Higher Education Luncheon

    Thompson Keynotes at Women in Maryland Higher Education Luncheon2009 11 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore president, Dr. Thelma B. Thompson, is keynote speaker for the 2009 Women in Maryland Higher Education annual luncheon.  Themed "The Sky is

    Monday, November 9, 2009
    UMES Doctoral Student Contributes to Breast Cancer Research

    UMES Doctoral Student Contributes to Breast Cancer Research2009 10 28By Dr. Jennifer Keane Dawes UMES Doctoral student contributes to Breast Cancer Research As a little girl in Mashad, a town in her native Iran, Maryam Taabodi was a picky eater

    Wednesday, October 28, 2009
    National Society of Leadership and Success Finds Home at UMES

    National Society of Leadership and Success Finds Home at UMES2009 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Some 300 students at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are preparing for induction in the university's newest leadership society.  Founded in 2001 by Gary Tuerack,

    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    Thompson Conferred Honorary Degree in Africa

    Thompson Conferred Honorary Degree in Africa2009 10 20Thompson Conferred Honorary Degree in Africa PRINCESS ANNE, MD Following her recent address to the 973 September graduates of Walter Sisulu University for Technology & Science (WSU) in South Africa, Dr. Thelma B.

    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    University Choirs Combine Efforts at Friends Choral Festival

    University Choirs Combine Efforts at Friends Choral Festival2009 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore serves as the venue for the 10th annual Inter Collegiate Music Association (IMA)

    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    UMES Sponsors Tri-County College Fair for Area Juniors and Seniors(2)

    UMES Sponsors Tri County College Fair for Area Juniors and Seniors(2)2009 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's eighth annual Tri County College Fair will be held on Tuesday, November 10, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    Harvest Fling Benefits Student Scholarships

    Harvest Fling Benefits Student Scholarships2009 10 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Tri County Alumni Chapter of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is holding its 10th annual scholarship event, The Harvest Fling, on Friday, October 30, at 7 p.m. in the

    Tuesday, October 20, 2009
    Friendship Day 2009(2)

    Friendship Day 2009(2)2009 10 14   A friend is someone with whom you dare to be yourself. Frank Crane TO                  Jasmyn Jones FROM            Robynne Warren   You're my best friend whether you like it or not LOL I love

    Wednesday, October 14, 2009
    UMES Sponsors Tri-County College Fair(1)

    UMES Sponsors Tri County College Fair(1)2009 10 13true

    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    UMES' Perez Performs Saxophone Recital

    UMES' Perez Performs Saxophone Recital2009 10 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD Brian Perez, lecturer of woodwinds at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, will perform a saxophone recital on Saturday, October 24, at 6 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the

    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    UMES President Invites Campus to Celebrate Friendship

    UMES President Invites Campus to Celebrate Friendship2009 10 13   PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore students, faculty and staff will observe on Thursday, October 15, its own creation Friendship Day.  This is a day designed to ensure that

    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    October Benefit Dinner Offers Mediterranean Cuisine

    October Benefit Dinner Offers Mediterranean Cuisine2009 10 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD Enjoy exotic delicacies while "Cruising the Mediterranean" during the October 30 Hawk Children's Fund benefit dinner, to begin 7 p.m. in the Richard A. Henson Center at the University of

    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    Mike Mcgrath to Speak at Small Farm Conference

    Mike Mcgrath to Speak at Small Farm Conference2009 10 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD Farmers, landowners and gardening enthusiasts will be offered tips and tools at the sixth annual small farm conference at the Richard A. Henson Center at University of Maryland

    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    Author James McBride to Visit UMES as Part of One Maryland One Book Tour

    Author James McBride to Visit UMES as Part of One Maryland One Book Tour2009 10 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is one of nine stops in the state for The Maryland Humanities Council second annual One

    Tuesday, October 13, 2009
    President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast Save-the-Date

    President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast Save the Date2009 10 09  true

    Friday, October 9, 2009
    Thompson to Host Inaugural New Student Convocation

    Thompson to Host Inaugural New Student Convocation2009 09 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore inaugural new student convocation is Thursday, October 1, at 11 a.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts.  Dr. E. Faye

    Tuesday, September 29, 2009
    UMES Invites Community to Open Meeting on Natural Disasters(2)

    UMES Invites Community to Open Meeting on Natural Disasters(2)2009 09 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD An open meeting of the All Hazards Mitigation Plan for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be held on Monday, October 12, from 3 5 p.m.

    Tuesday, September 29, 2009
    Honoring the Ancestors: African Art and Artifacts

    Honoring the Ancestors African Art and Artifacts2009 09 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD "Honoring the Ancestors African Art and Artifacts," an exhibition of over 170 art objects from a collection founded and curated by Christopher Harrington, associate professor, University of Maryland Eastern

    Tuesday, September 29, 2009
    UMES Hosts Career and Graduate Professional Fair

    UMES Hosts Career and Graduate Professional Fair2009 09 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Office of Career Services and Cooperative Education at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will hosts its annual Career and Graduate Professional School Fair on Thursday, October 1,

    Tuesday, September 29, 2009
    Jazz Ensemble Presents Annual Fall Concert(2)

    Jazz Ensemble Presents Annual Fall Concert(2)2009 09 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. John R. Lamkin II, will perform its annual fall concert at the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the

    Tuesday, September 29, 2009
    Drama Society Presents Fall Theater Production

    Drama Society Presents Fall Theater Production2009 09 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD An adaptation of "Fences," an award winning play by African American playwright August Wilson, will be performed at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore by the university's Drama Society.  The

    Tuesday, September 29, 2009
    Founders' Week Celebration

    Founders' Week Celebration2009 09 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD UMES observes its 123rd birthday on September 13 with a week long celebration in honor of the school's founding.  Originating as Princess Anne Academy with one faculty member and nine students, the university's

    Tuesday, September 15, 2009
    Frederick Douglass Library Hosts UMES Football Legacy Exhibit

    Frederick Douglass Library Hosts UMES Football Legacy Exhibit2009 09 15            PRINCESS ANNE, MD A new exhibit in the Frederick Douglass Library at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore opens Tuesday, September 15.  From Princess Anne to the Pros   A

    Tuesday, September 15, 2009
    Faculty Exhibition Showcases University Artists

    Faculty Exhibition Showcases University Artists2009 09 15By Dr. Anke Van Wagenberg, Mosely Gallery director and teacher of art history at UMES  PRINCESS ANNE, MD It is once again time at the Mosely Gallery at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Tuesday, September 15, 2009
    HRM Program Accredited

    HRM Program Accredited2009 09 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Hotel and Restaurant Management (HRM) Program has been granted accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Programs in Hospitality (ACPHA). Among the University System of Maryland schools, the

    Tuesday, September 8, 2009
    UMES Mourns a Scholar and a Friend

    UMES Mourns a Scholar and a Friend2009 08 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore family is mourning the death of Dr. Chester Hedgepeth, a highly regarded and long time associate professor in the Department of English and

    Wednesday, August 26, 2009
    Harleston Chosen as a National Conductor for Kennedy Center Performance

    Harleston Chosen as a National Conductor for Kennedy Center Performance2009 08 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD When "The 105 Voices of History," the nation's first Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) national choir, perform at the renowned Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.,

    Tuesday, August 25, 2009
    Step Afrika Performs at UMES

    Step Afrika Performs at UMES2009 08 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD The stage of the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts will pulsate with the high energy, floor pounding performance of Washington, D.C.'s Step Afrika, the first professional stepping dance company

    Tuesday, August 25, 2009
    Williams to Commence UMES Opening Activities

    Williams to Commence UMES Opening Activities2009 08 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Dr. E. Faye Williams, Esquire, is the keynote speaker for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Annual President's Convocation scheduled for Monday, August 24, at 10 a.m. in the Ella

    Wednesday, August 19, 2009
    Fall Dinner Series to Benefit Children in Africa

    Fall Dinner Series to Benefit Children in Africa2009 08 19                         PRINCESS ANNE, MD  A student project that found roots in Africa more than a year ago continues to grow

    Wednesday, August 19, 2009
    UMES Ag Field Day, Education and Fun for All Ages

    UMES Ag Field Day, Education and Fun for All Ages2009 08 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD Ag Field Day returns to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Saturday, September 12.  The event showcases the research and outreach being conducted at the

    Wednesday, August 19, 2009
    Vilson Awarded Single Parent Scholarship

    Vilson Awarded Single Parent Scholarship2009 08 19 PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Fred Vilson, a junior physical therapy major at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has been awarded a $1,500 Denny's Tom Joyner Foundation Single Parent Scholarship. A native of Hurlock, MD,

    Wednesday, August 19, 2009
    Moore Named Hercules Scholar

    Moore Named Hercules Scholar2009 08 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore junior Ryan Moore has been named a Hercules Scholar by the Tom Joyner Foundation.  A pre veterinarian studies student, he has been awarded $2,500. Moore, a native

    Wednesday, August 19, 2009
    UMES Carves out 20 Acres of Arid Land for 2.1 MW Solar Farm

    UMES Carves out 20 Acres of Arid Land for 2.1 MW Solar Farm2009 08 05SunEdison to Build, Finance, Operate and Maintain Solar Energy Project to Produce 3.4 Million Kilowatt Hours in Year 1 PRINCESS ANNE. MD  (AUGUST 5, 2009)  University

    Wednesday, August 5, 2009
    Tom Joyner Foundation to Share Proceeds of Book Sales with UMES

    Tom Joyner Foundation to Share Proceeds of Book Sales with UMES2009 07 13(Dallas, TX June 25, 2009)  A portion of the book sales of "Tom Joyner Presents How to Prepare for College" will benefit two black colleges Lincoln University in

    Monday, July 13, 2009
    Cecil Selected for Elite Leadership Institute

    Cecil Selected for Elite Leadership Institute2009 07 13Cecil Selected for Elite Leadership Institute PRINCESS ANNE, MD Malinda D. Cecil, a registered dietitian and Salisbury resident, was among the national leaders of the American Dietetic Association (ADA) who were selected to

    Monday, July 13, 2009
    UMES Invites Community to Open Meeting on Natural Disasters

    UMES Invites Community to Open Meeting on Natural Disasters2009 07 13  PRINCESS ANNE, MD An open meeting of the All Hazards Mitigation Plan for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore will be held on Thursday, July 16, from 5 7

    Monday, July 13, 2009
    UMES Physical Therapy Students Present Research and Publish Abstract on Female Golfers

    UMES Physical Therapy Students Present Research and Publish Abstract on Female Golfers2009 07 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD Third year doctoral students of physical therapy at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore recently presented research titled "The Relationship Between Range of Motion,

    Monday, July 13, 2009
    Tom Joyner Foundation Kicks Off Campaign for UMES

    Tom Joyner Foundation Kicks Off Campaign for UMES2009 05 20  Kicks Off Campaign for UMES    Foundation to help raise money to keep students in school   PRINCESS ANNE, MD  The Tom Joyner Foundation, a major driving force in raising

    Wednesday, May 20, 2009
    Payton, Cephas Win Research Awards

    Payton, Cephas Win Research Awards2009 05 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD Latoiya Payton and Kimberly Cephas, student researchers at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, were honored recently at the 15th Biennial Research Symposium of the Association of Research Directors Inc. in

    Wednesday, May 20, 2009
    Stedman Graham to Speak at UMES

    Stedman Graham to Speak at UMES2009 05 20PRINCESS ANNE, MD New York Times bestselling author, educator and businessman Stedman Graham addresses a group of over 165 student leaders from more than 25 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and interested

    Wednesday, May 20, 2009
    A Letter to the Community: Our Hearts are Deeply Saddened

    A Letter to the Community Our Hearts are Deeply Saddened2009 05 11Wednesday, May 13, 5 55 p.m. Forty two seats are available for students desiring to attend funeral services for Fallen Hawk Antwan R. Johnson. Shuttle seats will be filled on

    Monday, May 11, 2009
    Apprentice Boardroom Advisor to Address UMES Grads

    Apprentice Boardroom Advisor to Address UMES Grads2009 05 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Some 370 UMES seniors are counting the days to the 2009 spring commencement ceremony, where 77 of them will graduate with honors.  Dr. Randal Pinkett is the keynote speaker

    Tuesday, May 5, 2009
    Update on Swine Flu (April 30, 2009)

    Update on Swine Flu (April 30, 2009)2009 05 01Nicholas R. Blanchard, PharmD, MEd Dean and Professor, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions 410 651 8350 The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) have recently announced the identification of swine

    Friday, May 1, 2009
    UMES Offers Free Private Well Water Testing

    UMES Offers Free Private Well Water Testing2009 04 27PRINCESS ANNE, MD A Safe Drinking Water Clinic will be held on Saturday, May 2, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Food Science and Technology Building at the University of

    Monday, April 27, 2009
    UMES Sponsors High School Art Competition and Open House

    UMES Sponsors High School Art Competition and Open House2009 04 27            PRINCESS ANNE, MD Entries are being sought for an art competition open to high school students taking art classes in Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties.  The exhibition takes place

    Monday, April 27, 2009
    UMES, Navy Partnership Brings Career Opportunities to Shore

    UMES, Navy Partnership Brings Career Opportunities to Shore2009 04 27UMES, Navy Partnership Brings Career Opportunities to Shore            PRINCESS ANNE, MD Closing the gap in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) pipeline and addressing the brain drain on the Eastern

    Monday, April 27, 2009
    Woodland and Farm Owner Field Tour: Conservation Cost-Share Programs

    Woodland and Farm Owner Field Tour Conservation Cost Share Programs2009 04 27Woodland and Farm Owner Field Tour Conservation Cost Share Programs PRINCESS ANNE, MD Do you own a farm or a piece of woodland that could benefit from conservation or

    Monday, April 27, 2009
    UMES President Hosts National Literature Conference

    UMES President Hosts National Literature Conference2009 03 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD Some 400 members of the College Language Association (CLA) converged on the city of Cambridge this week to celebrate the organization's 72nd anniversary and its 69th annual convention, dedicated to

    Monday, March 30, 2009
    UMES to Host National Literature Convention

    UMES to Host National Literature Convention2009 03 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts scholars from across the nation during the 69th annual convention of the College Language Association (CLA) on Wednesday, March 25, through Sunday, March 29,

    Friday, March 13, 2009
    UMES Hosts 11th Annual Health and Wellness Festival

    UMES Hosts 11th Annual Health and Wellness Festival2009 03 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts its 11th annual Health and Wellness Festival on Wednesday, March 25, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Services

    Friday, March 13, 2009
    Seafood Education Seminar for Delmarva Restaurant Chefs and Management to be Held in Ocean City

    Seafood Education Seminar for Delmarva Restaurant Chefs and Management to be Held in Ocean City2009 03 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD The eighth annual Eastern Shore Seafood Education Seminar for restaurant chefs, managers, wait staff, new employees and retail seafood market staff

    Friday, March 13, 2009
    IBM and UMES Launch Strategic Business Partnership Agreement

    IBM and UMES Launch Strategic Business Partnership Agreement2009 03 09IBM and UMES Launch Strategic Business Partnership Agreement    PRINCESS ANNE, MD Innovation and technology met at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), where IBM in partnership with UMES launched

    Monday, March 9, 2009
    Photography of Robert Houston Captures King's Most Daring Dream

    Photography of Robert Houston Captures King's Most Daring Dream2009 03 09PRINCESS ANNE, MD In cooperation with the James E. Lewis Museum of Art at Morgan State University, the Mosely Gallery will be home to the traveling exhibition "Most Daring Dream

    Monday, March 9, 2009
    UMES Women's Colloquium Brings Distinguished Panelists to the Shore

    UMES Women's Colloquium Brings Distinguished Panelists to the Shore2009 03 03 PRINCESS ANNE, MD In celebration of Women's History Month, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore presents a women's colloquium detailing "The Changing State of Women of Color in the 21st

    Tuesday, March 3, 2009
    VOICES Production at UMES

    VOICES Production at UMES2009 02 23  PRINCESS ANNE, MD As part of Black History Month, a play, "VOICES   Those Who Wore the Shoe," will be performed at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Student Services Center theatre on Tuesday, February

    Monday, February 23, 2009
    Jazz Trumpet Virtuoso Jon Faddis Joins Ensemble in Concert

    Jazz Trumpet Virtuoso Jon Faddis Joins Ensemble in Concert2009 02 18PRINCESS ANNE, MD Widely recognized for his mastery of the highest registers of the trumpet, renowned musician and music educator Jon Faddis will join the University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Wednesday, February 18, 2009
    UMES, Tom Joyner HBCU of The Month August 09

    UMES, Tom Joyner HBCU of The Month August 092009 02 10SAVE THE DATE Wednesday, May 13 J.T. Williams Portico 11 a.m. noon Join President Thelma B. Thompson, Ph.D., for food, fun and giveaways. PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Tuesday, February 10, 2009
    UMES Hosts Pasture Based Meat Production Workshop

    UMES Hosts Pasture Based Meat Production Workshop2009 02 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Do you raise animals on pasture?  Have the high costs of feed hurt your profits?  The Pasture Based Meat Production Workshop has some answers for you On Saturday, March

    Tuesday, February 3, 2009
    School of Pharmacy and Health Professions e-Health Access Project

    School of Pharmacy and Health Professions e Health Access Project2009 02 03 true

    Tuesday, February 3, 2009
    E-Health Project Offers Community Education, Awareness

    E Health Project Offers Community Education, Awareness2009 02 03E Health Project Offers Community Education, Awareness PRINCESS ANNE, MD  University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy and Health Professions students gear up to conduct community education programs at each of

    Tuesday, February 3, 2009
    UMES Welcomes Community to Homecoming Events

    UMES Welcomes Community to Homecoming Events2009 02 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Hawks at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore are preparing the nest for Homecoming 2009, welcoming the community along with alumni to the campus.  Among the events planned for

    Tuesday, February 3, 2009
    Cox Joins Campaign for Academic Excellence

    Cox Joins Campaign for Academic Excellence2009 01 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD Austin Cox Jr., president and CEO of Austin Cox Mechanical Inc. and the newest member of the UMES Board of Visitors, recently pledged $25,000 to support the UMES seven year

    Friday, January 30, 2009
    UMES Celebrates Black History

    UMES Celebrates Black History2009 01 30PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Black History Month activities at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore begin in the Student Services Center rotunda on Monday, February 2, with a 9 a.m. kick off event that offers prizes

    Friday, January 30, 2009
    UMES Hosts National State Farm HBCU Tour On Financial Literacy

    UMES Hosts National State Farm HBCU Tour On Financial Literacy2009 01 29Mortgage Guru Lynn Richardson's Health, Wealth 'n Real Estate Tour Poised to Draw Large Crowd Thursday, February 19  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Mortgage Guru Lynn Richardson's Health, Wealth 'n Real Estate

    Thursday, January 29, 2009
    Obama's Bestseller Sparks Discussion

    Obama's Bestseller Sparks Discussion2009 01 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD "Dreams From My Father," a story about race and inheritance by President Barack Obama, is the subject of discussion for the seventh annual African American Read in on Sunday, February 22, at

    Thursday, January 29, 2009
    Tea and Orchids event celebrates women

    Tea and Orchids event celebrates women2009 01 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD Tea and Orchids, one of the many events taking place at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore during homecoming week, February 8 14, offers a unique opportunity for women in

    Thursday, January 29, 2009
    UMES Mosely Gallery Presents Purpose and Promise

    UMES Mosely Gallery Presents Purpose and Promise2009 01 29UMES Mosely Gallery Celebrates Black History Month with Purpose and Promise the Art of Bryan Collier PRINCESS ANNE, MD Award winning book illustrator and painter Bryan Collier displays his work February 2

    Thursday, January 29, 2009
    Gala Chairpersons Announce Theme

    Gala Chairpersons Announce Theme2009 01 22 PRINCESS ANNE, MD UMES Gala chairpersons Jackie Cassidy, James Gillespie and Dr. Shirley Hymon Parker are pleased to announce that "Celebrating the Blues" is the 2009 theme for the best party on the Shore. 

    Thursday, January 22, 2009
    Harmon Sings, Makes It at the Apollo

    Harmon Sings, Makes It at the Apollo2009 01 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Unassuming and deliberate, Maurice Harmon has existed just under the radar for the six months he has been a part of Public Safety at the University of Maryland Eastern

    Thursday, January 22, 2009
    ­Thompson Hosts Interfaith Prayer Breakfast

    ­Thompson Hosts Interfaith Prayer Breakfast2009 01 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD  University of Maryland Eastern Shore President Thelma B. Thompson hosts the sixth annual President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast on Friday, February 13, at 7 30 a.m. in the Student Services Center ballroom. 

    Thursday, January 22, 2009
    African American Golfer's Digest Honors UMES President

    African American Golfer's Digest Honors UMES President2009 01 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Thelma B. Thompson, president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, was recently honored by African American Golfer's Digest as one of its 2009 Outstanding Leaders in Golf.

    Wednesday, January 21, 2009
    Worship, Song and Dance Part of Revival and Concert

    Worship, Song and Dance Part of Revival and Concert2008 12 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD Three evenings of activities are lined up December 9 11 as part of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Gospel Choir's annual revival beginning at 7 p.m.

    Sunday, December 7, 2008
    UMES Winter Commencement Launches Some 239 Graduates

    UMES Winter Commencement Launches Some 239 Graduates2008 12 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD The 12th Winter Commencement at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore takes place on Friday, December 19, at 10 a.m. in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center.  Approximately 239

    Sunday, December 7, 2008
    Graduating Senior Show Opens at Mosely Gallery

    Graduating Senior Show Opens at Mosely Gallery2008 12 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD Christopher Clarke, a senior at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore majoring in commercial photography and sequential arts, is the feature artist for the upcoming Department of Fine Arts

    Friday, December 5, 2008
    UMES Holiday Celebration 2008

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    Tuesday, December 2, 2008
    Lambing and Kidding School Slated for UMES

    Lambing and Kidding School Slated for UMES2008 11 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Maryland Cooperative Extension is hosting the 2008 Lambing and Kidding School, designed for veteran and novice shepherds who are seeking strategies and solutions

    Tuesday, November 25, 2008
    Construction Management Technology Program Director at Shady Grove Named

    Construction Management Technology Program Director at Shady Grove Named2008 11 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Bahram Bahramian, an accomplished technology management transfer specialist with 28 years of diverse experience in research, product development, construction management, modular building designs and project management

    Tuesday, November 25, 2008
    GIS Day at UMES

    GIS Day at UMES2008 11 14PRINCESS ANNE, MD  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Geospatial Information Technology (GeoTech) Lab hosts GIS (Geographic Information System) Day on Tuesday, November 18, from 2  6 p.m. in the Richard A. Henson Center on

    Friday, November 14, 2008
    UMES Sponsors Tri-County College Fair for Area Juniors and Seniors

    UMES Sponsors Tri County College Fair for Area Juniors and Seniors2008 11 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's seventh annual Tri County College Fair will be held on Friday, November 14, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Monday, November 10, 2008
    UMES Sponsors Safe Drinking Water Clinic

    UMES Sponsors Safe Drinking Water Clinic2008 11 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD Homeowners can have their private well water tested for free during a two hour Safe Drinking Water Clinic slated for Saturday, December 6, beginning at 11 a.m. at the Food

    Monday, November 10, 2008
    Concert Choir Performs at UMES

    Concert Choir Performs at UMES2008 11 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD A tradition for the past decade, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir will perform a fall concert on Sunday, November 9, at 4 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Performing

    Wednesday, November 5, 2008
    Junior Class Remembers Fallen Hawk

    Junior Class Remembers Fallen Hawk2008 10 24­PRINCESS ANNE, MD  The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) Class of 2010 memorializes one of its own, fallen hawk Brielle Newland (1988 2007), with the first annual Brielle Newland Benefit Basketball Game on

    Friday, October 24, 2008
    Roger Blunt Lecture Series Continues

    Roger Blunt Lecture Series Continues2008 10 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD Courtney Lorenz, one of the country's foremost experts on the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Green Building Rating System, discusses the state of the construction industry and the application of

    Friday, October 24, 2008
    UMES to Host Fifth International Conference

    UMES to Host Fifth International Conference2008 10 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD  The fifth annual International Conference on African Languages explores "The Role of Languages in World Peace," beginning Thursday, November 6, through Saturday, November 8, on the campus of the University

    Thursday, October 23, 2008
    Workshop Offers Foreclosure Solutions

    Workshop Offers Foreclosure Solutions2008 10 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Homeowners who are facing foreclosure, worried about an increased interest rate or have other concerns with their mortgage can receive free one on one legal advice at a foreclosure solutions workshop on

    Tuesday, October 21, 2008
    School of Pharmacy and Health Professions e-Health Access Project Kick Off

    School of Pharmacy and Health Professions e Health Access Project Kick Off2008 10 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD The School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) hosts a kick off event on Tuesday, November 4,

    Tuesday, October 21, 2008
    Deviney to Present Abstract at Gerontological Society of America Meeting

    Deviney to Present Abstract at Gerontological Society of America Meeting2008 10 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Stanley DeViney, a professor in the department of social sciences at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has received notification that his abstract "Health and

    Tuesday, October 21, 2008
    UMES Professor Appointed to Editorial Board

    UMES Professor Appointed to Editorial Board2008 10 21 PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Karin Klenke, professor and research coordinator in the Organizational Leadership Ph.D. Program at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has been appointed to the editorial board of the

    Tuesday, October 21, 2008
    Egypt Explored as Study Abroad Opportunity

    Egypt Explored as Study Abroad Opportunity2008 10 21 PRINCESS ANNE, MD The teacher became the student this summer when Dr. Susan Cooledge, who teaches French and ESL courses at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, ventured to Egypt for an

    Tuesday, October 21, 2008
    Hill Chosen for Exclusive Retreat

    Hill Chosen for Exclusive Retreat2008 10 17 PRINCESS ANNE, MD Senior Miles Hill, of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, was recently selected to attend an exclusive student leadership retreat held at Howard University in Washington, D.C., and at the

    Friday, October 17, 2008
    UMES Drama Society to Present Fall Theatre Production

    UMES Drama Society to Present Fall Theatre Production2008 10 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD Members of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore s Drama Society are currently rehearsing for their fall theatre production "Andre's Mother" combined with a scene adapted from "The

    Thursday, October 16, 2008
    Frederick Douglass Library Hosts Eastern Shore Hospital Exhibit

    Frederick Douglass Library Hosts Eastern Shore Hospital Exhibit2008 10 16  PRINCESS ANNE, MD In recognition of October as National Depression and Disability Awareness Month, the Frederick Douglass Library at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is bringing the "2008 Reflections

    Thursday, October 16, 2008
    Frederick Douglass Library at UMES Preserving History

    Frederick Douglass Library at UMES Preserving History2008 10 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Frederick Douglass Library at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is undertaking an initiative funded through grants that, when completed, will enable the preservation and eventual digitization of

    Thursday, October 16, 2008
    UMES E-Health Access Project Funded

    UMES E Health Access Project Funded2008 10 16                PRINCESS ANNE, MD The United Negro College Fund Special Programs Corporation and the National Library of Medicine recently funded a program proposed by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to

    Thursday, October 16, 2008
    UMES Students Rally to Raise Funds, Aid Children in Africa

    UMES Students Rally to Raise Funds, Aid Children in Africa2008 10 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Rural Development Center has provided a $3,000 strengthening and capacity building grant to fund a unique project created by UMES

    Thursday, October 16, 2008
    Rock the Vote Campus Take Over at UMES

    Rock the Vote Campus Take Over at UMES2008 10 13"Rock the Vote 'Campus Take Over'" at UMES             PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Office of Student Activities joins UrbtekLive in presenting "Rock the Vote 'Campus

    Monday, October 13, 2008
    Jazz Ensemble Presents Annual Fall Concert

    Jazz Ensemble Presents Annual Fall Concert2008 10 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. John R. Lamkin II, director of bands, will perform its annual fall concert on Friday, October 10,

    Wednesday, October 8, 2008
    UMES Tests New Campus Emergency Siren and Public Address System

    UMES Tests New Campus Emergency Siren and Public Address System2008 10 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Officials at the University of Maryland of Eastern Shore test the university s recently installed Emergency Notification Siren and Public Address System today, as installation.   The

    Friday, October 3, 2008
    Fifth Annual Small Farm Conference Slated

    Fifth Annual Small Farm Conference Slated2008 09 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD If you own a small farm, plan to start one or just want to grow a garden in your backyard, there s a conference at the University of Maryland Eastern

    Sunday, September 21, 2008
    Mini-Medical School Begins Fifth Year of Instruction

    Mini Medical School Begins Fifth Year of Instruction2008 09 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Created to address disparities in minority and medically underserved populations in our region through improved health literacy, the UMES Mini Medical School has begun its fifth year of

    Sunday, September 21, 2008
    UMES Concert Choir To Hold Basket Bingo to Benefit Performance in Hawaii

    UMES Concert Choir To Hold Basket Bingo to Benefit Performance in Hawaii2008 09 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD After over 150 practices and 25 performances, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir members toting luggage and tickets in hand, boarded a

    Sunday, September 21, 2008
    UMES Band Travels to St. Thomas

    UMES Band Travels to St. Thomas2008 09 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, was the destination for the UMES band s spring tour. All of us had a wonderful time and it turned out to be quite an

    Sunday, September 21, 2008
    Community Invited to Join UMES for Founders' Week Activities

    Community Invited to Join UMES for Founders' Week Activities2008 09 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore celebrates its 122nd birthday on September 13 with a week long celebration in honor of the school's founding.  Originating as Princess

    Wednesday, September 10, 2008
    UMES Retains Rank in Top Tier

    UMES Retains Rank in Top Tier2008 08 27UMES Retains Rank in Top Tier of U.S. News & World Report's Best Black Colleges  PRINCESS ANNE, MD For the second consecutive year, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) is ranked in

    Wednesday, August 27, 2008
    President's Convocation to Set Pace for New Academic Year

    President's Convocation to Set Pace for New Academic Year2008 08 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD  Faculty and staff of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore assemble for an opening convocation on Monday, August 25, at 10 a.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center

    Thursday, August 21, 2008
    UMES Holds Trial Garden Tour

    UMES Holds Trial Garden Tour2008 08 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD A Trial Garden Twilight Tour will be held on Wednesday, August 20, from 5 7 p.m. at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Agriculture Experiment Station.  The event is open to

    Tuesday, August 19, 2008
    UMES Financial Course Recognized by Department of Labor

    UMES Financial Course Recognized by Department of Labor2008 08 19New York, NY University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) President Dr. Thelma B. Thompson spoke on the importance of every American being financially smart before an audience of Fortune 1000 executives

    Tuesday, August 19, 2008
    Studio on Silva Artists Exhibit at Mosely Gallery

    Studio on Silva Artists Exhibit at Mosely Gallery2008 08 19PRINCESS ANNE, MD The local husband and wife artist team of Sandy Strachan and Bill Buchanan are currently displaying their 2 D art now until September 5, at the Mosely Gallery

    Tuesday, August 19, 2008
    Blanchard Named Dean of Pharmacy

    Blanchard Named Dean of Pharmacy2008 08 19Blanchard Named Dean of Pharmacy PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Nicholas Ronald Blanchard has recently been named the dean of the School of Pharmacy and Health Professions at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  The

    Tuesday, August 19, 2008
    Top Scientists Visit UMES Nutrient Management Site

    Top Scientists Visit UMES Nutrient Management Site2008 07 31               PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore scientists hosted SERA 17, a group of some 50 researchers, policy makers, extension personnel and educators, today at

    Thursday, July 31, 2008
    UMES to Host Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic

    UMES to Host Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic2008 07 23 Platinum Sponsor of the 2008 Art Shell UMES Celebrity Golf Classic          PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic returns to the Shore on

    Wednesday, July 23, 2008
    UMES Announces $25,000 Scholarship to Winner of Salisbury Sunrise Rotary Junior Golf Championship

    UMES Announces $25,000 Scholarship to Winner of Salisbury Sunrise Rotary Junior Golf Championship2008 07 21SALISBURY, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore awards a four year, $25,000 tuition scholarship on Thursday, August 7, for its Professional Golf Management program to

    Monday, July 21, 2008
    D.C. Achievers Make Home at UMES

    D.C. Achievers Make Home at UMES2008 06 25                   PRINCESS ANNE, MD Some 175 students chosen from six District of Columbia schools are scheduled to participate in the 2008 D.C. Achievers Summer

    Wednesday, June 25, 2008
    University System of Maryland Recognizes UMES Faculty with Regents’ Awards

    University System of Maryland Recognizes UMES Faculty with Regents’ Awards2008 06 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD Drs. Joseph Okoh and Sheila McDonald Harleston of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore were recognized by the University System of Maryland Board of Regents as

    Tuesday, June 24, 2008
    Butler Named UMES Major Gifts Officer

    Butler Named UMES Major Gifts Officer2008 06 24PRINCESS ANNE, MD A new professional has joined the Division of Institutional Advancement at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Paul Butler has been named major gifts officer. Butler comes to UMES from

    Tuesday, June 24, 2008
    Coastal Ecology Center Dedicated to Paul S. Sarbanes

    Coastal Ecology Center Dedicated to Paul S. Sarbanes2008 06 16PRINCESS ANNE, MD Former U.S. Sen. Paul S. Sarbanes (D MD) was honored today at a dedication ceremony at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's marine science teaching and research facility

    Monday, June 16, 2008
    Taborn to Address UMES Spring Graduates

    Taborn to Address UMES Spring Graduates2008 05 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD Tyrone D. Taborn (pictured far right) is commencement speaker for the 121st spring commencement ceremony at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Friday, May 16, at 10 a.m. in

    Monday, May 12, 2008
    Henson Foundation Presents Challenge Gift to UMES Foundation

    Henson Foundation Presents Challenge Gift to UMES Foundation2008 04 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Richard A. Henson Foundation has made a $1.5 million challenge gift to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Foundation to establish the Henson Entrepreneurs and Scholars Endowment

    Wednesday, April 23, 2008
    Links Chapter Presents Check to UMES

    Links Chapter Presents Check to UMES2008 04 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD Members of the Princess Anne Chapter of the Links Inc., recently presented a check for $6,700 to the UMES Foundation in support of an endowed fund established by the organization

    Wednesday, April 23, 2008
    UMES First Historically Black College to Join the PGA/ PGM™ Program

    UMES First Historically Black College to Join the PGA PGM™ Program2008 04 18  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Professional Golfers' Association (PGA) of America CEO Joe Steranka announced an historical partnership between the PGA of America and the University of Maryland Eastern

    Friday, April 18, 2008
    U.S. Treasurer Cabral to Speak at UMES

    U.S. Treasurer Cabral to Speak at UMES2008 04 08PRINCESS ANNE, MD U.S. Treasurer Anna Escobedo Cabral speaks to provide University of Maryland Eastern Shore students with information on financial empowerment on Thursday, April 10, at 11 a.m. in the Student

    Tuesday, April 8, 2008
    UMES Dinner Theatre Tickets on Sale

    UMES Dinner Theatre Tickets on Sale2008 03 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Tickets for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 2008 Dinner Theatre production of "Blues N BBQ" slated for April 17 19 at 6 p.m. in the Richard A. Henson Center

    Friday, March 28, 2008
    Austin Cox Appointed to Board of Visitors

    Austin Cox Appointed to Board of Visitors2008 03 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Austin Cox Jr., president and CEO of Austin Cox Mechanical Inc. and Cedar Landing Development Inc. both located in Salisbury, has recently been appointed to the UMES Board of

    Friday, March 28, 2008
    UMES to Honor High Achievers

    UMES to Honor High Achievers2008 03 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Hundreds of University of Maryland Eastern Shore students receive special recognition for academic excellence during the 55th annual UMES Honors Convocation ceremony of Thursday, April 3, in the Ella Fitzgerald Center

    Friday, March 28, 2008
    UMES Hosts Health and Wellness Festival

    UMES Hosts Health and Wellness Festival2008 03 18The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts the ninth annual Health and Wellness Festival on Wednesday, March 26, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Student Services Center Ballroom. Over 60 community

    Tuesday, March 18, 2008
    Swedish Sculpture Exhibition Opens at Mosely Gallery

    Swedish Sculpture Exhibition Opens at Mosely Gallery2008 03 17 PRINCESS ANNE, MD "Angels and Devils," a sculpture exhibit featuring the work of Swedish sculptors Johan Thunell and BörjeBerglund is on display now through April 4, at theMosely Gallery at the

    Monday, March 17, 2008
    Choral Festival Features University Concert Choirs

    Choral Festival Features University Concert Choirs2008 03 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD The fifth annual Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Choral Festival "I, Too, Sing America" will be hosted by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on Sunday, April 6, at

    Thursday, March 13, 2008
    Award-winning Jazz Trombonist Joins UMES Jazz Ensemble at Spring Concert

    Award winning Jazz Trombonist Joins UMES Jazz Ensemble at Spring Concert2008 03 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD Renowned jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon is the guest performer at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert slated for Wednesday, March 5,

    Wednesday, March 5, 2008
    UMES to Host History of Black Business Expert

    UMES to Host History of Black Business Expert2008 02 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's month long celebration of Black History culminates with a luncheon and symposium on Thursday, February 28, at noon and 3 p.m., respectively,

    Monday, February 25, 2008
    Lecturer Addresses Black Entrepreneurship

    Lecturer Addresses Black Entrepreneurship2008 02 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD "Black Entrepreneurship and Institution Building," the topic of the annual Black History Month Lecture at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, will be addressed on Thursday, February 28, at 7 p.m. in

    Monday, February 25, 2008
    Motown Theme of 2008 UMES Gala

    Motown Theme of 2008 UMES Gala2008 02 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD Enjoy the soulful sounds of Motown at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Gala on Saturday, March 1, at 6 30 p.m. in the Student Services Center Ballroom on campus. 

    Monday, February 25, 2008
    U.S. Institute of Peace Speaker Addresses Conference Participants

    U.S. Institute of Peace Speaker Addresses Conference Participants2008 02 25PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Linda Bishai a senior program officer in the International Education and Training Center of the U.S. Institute of Peace will speak during UMES' Humanities Series event on

    Monday, February 25, 2008
    Richard F. Hazel: Gone but Not Forgotten

    Richard F. Hazel Gone but Not Forgotten2008 02 21Richard F. Hazel, UMES benefactor, Eastern Shore philanthropist, and former president of the Pepsi Cola Bottling Co. of Salisbury, died on Saturday, February 16, at his home in Eden from complications of

    Thursday, February 21, 2008
    Michelle Obama Speaks at UMES Monday, Feb 11

    Michelle Obama Speaks at UMES Monday, Feb 112008 02 10PRINCESS ANNE, MD Michelle Obama, wife of U.S. Senator Barack Obama (D Ill.), speaks at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) on Monday, February 11, in the Ella Fitzgerald Center

    Sunday, February 10, 2008
    President’s Interfaith Prayer Breakfast

    President’s Interfaith Prayer Breakfast2008 02 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore President Thelma B. Thompson hosts the fifth annual President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast featuring keynote speaker Pastor Matthew D. Gallashaw II on Friday, February 22, in the Student

    Thursday, February 7, 2008
    UMES Celebrates Homecoming 2008

    UMES Celebrates Homecoming 20082008 02 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD Homecoming 2008 at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is open not only to faculty, staff, students and the 1,800 alumni on the Lower Shore, but to the general public for several

    Thursday, February 7, 2008
    UMES Humanities Series Continues

    UMES Humanities Series Continues2008 02 04PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Humanities Series continues on February 8, at 11 a.m. in the Richard A. Henson Center, Room 1112. Dr. Dolan Hubbard, a professor and chair of the

    Monday, February 4, 2008
    “Standing in the Shadows,” Focus of African American Read-In

    “Standing in the Shadows,” Focus of African American Read In2008 02 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD An evolving, literary tradition continues at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore with the sixth annual African American Read in on Tuesday, February 5, at 7

    Friday, February 1, 2008
    Black History Month Exhibition Opens

    Black History Month Exhibition Opens2008 02 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD "Lest We Forget   The Triumph Over Slavery Exhibition," opens at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Mosely Gallery in the Arts and Technology Center on February 7, with an opening

    Friday, February 1, 2008
    UMES Celebrates Black History Month(1)

    UMES Celebrates Black History Month(1)2008 02 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore invites the community to join them in celebrating Black History Month during an array of events offered throughout February.  The African Diaspora, social issues, African

    Friday, February 1, 2008
    UMES Dinner Theatre Auditions

    UMES Dinner Theatre Auditions2008 02 01PRINCESS ANNE, MD Auditions for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Drama Society's annual Dinner Theatre will be held on Tuesday, February 5, from 6 30 p.m. to 9 30 p.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald

    Friday, February 1, 2008
    HOMECOMING 2008

    HOMECOMING 20082008 01 28Welcome one and all to Maroon and Gray Country Home of the Fighting UMES HAWKS It's Homecoming 2008 "Unbroken Links Love for the Past, Hope For the Future The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (Maryland State College)

    Monday, January 28, 2008
    UMES First HBCU to Join PGA/PGM Program

    UMES First HBCU to Join PGA PGM Program2008 01 17       PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. The University of Maryland Eastern Shore has become the first Historical Black College and the 20th university accredited by PGA of America to offer their

    Thursday, January 17, 2008
    UMES to Host Maryland Teacher of the Year

    UMES to Host Maryland Teacher of the Year2007 11 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Education hosts Maryland's new Teacher of the Year, April Todd, on Wednesday, November 14, from 5 8 p.m. in the

    Monday, November 12, 2007
    Dumpson Appointed to County Board

    Dumpson Appointed to County Board2007 11 05            PRINCESS ANNE The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Director of Alumni Affairs and Planned Giving Kimberly Dumpson, Esq., was recently appointed for a 3 year term to the Wicomico County Personnel Board at

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Woods Receives Scholarship

    Woods Receives Scholarship2007 11 05            PRINCESS ANNE Walter W. Woods, M.A., assistant director of alumni affairs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, was a recipient of the Virginia Carter Smith Scholarship Program for 2007 08.    His scholarship was one

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Satchell Appointed to Commission

    Satchell Appointed to Commission2007 11 05             PRINCESS ANNE Dr. Ernest Satchell, chairman of the Department of Fine Arts at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, was recently appointed to serve as a member of the State of Maryland Trial

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Estep Named UMES Senior Advisor, Government Relations

    Estep Named UMES Senior Advisor, Government Relations2007 11 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD    Roger D. Estep, DVM, has been named senior advisor for government relations at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  A staunch supporter of the institution, Estep, retired vice

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Maryland Printmakers Exhibition Opens at Mosely Gallery

    Maryland Printmakers Exhibition Opens at Mosely Gallery2007 11 05By Dr. Anke VanWagenberg, art history lecturer and Mosely Gallery Director            Members of Maryland Printmakers, Inc., a non profit corporation, were on hand Thursday, November 1, from 4 6 p.m. at the

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Author to Speak at UMES

    Author to Speak at UMES2007 11 05Award winning author Psyche Williams Forson speaks on Tuesday, November 8, at 11 p.m. in Room 2040 of Hazel Hall as part of the Maryland Humanities Council.      Forson's book, "Building Houses out of Chicken

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Concert Choir Presents Sights and Sounds of Barbados

    Concert Choir Presents Sights and Sounds of Barbados2007 11 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Concert Choir performs "Sights and Sounds of Barbados, West Indies" on the stage of the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    UMES Wind Ensemble in Concert

    UMES Wind Ensemble in Concert2007 11 05 PRINCESS ANNE, MD The UMES Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. John R. Lamkin II, will present its annual fall concert on Wednesday, November 14, at 8 p.m. in the auditorium of

    Monday, November 5, 2007
    Dumpson Appointed

    Dumpson Appointed2007 11 02  Maryland Printmakerstrue

    Friday, November 2, 2007
    Physics Nobel Laureate Addresses UMES

    Physics Nobel Laureate Addresses UMES2007 10 26Professor Anthony Leggett, the 2003 Physics Nobel Laureate spoke to UMES faculty, staff and students and interested members of the community on Friday, October 26. Professor Leggett addressed the audience in a town hall

    Friday, October 26, 2007
    ­PRMC Establishes Second Clinical Instructorship at UMES

    ­PRMC Establishes Second Clinical Instructorship at UMES2007 10 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD Peninsula Regional Medical Center announced a gift of $150,000 today to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) to help fund a faculty position in the Physician Assistant (PA)

    Monday, October 15, 2007
    Ebony Fashion Fair Presents Glam Odyssey: A Fashion Journey Into Bliss & Beyond

    Ebony Fashion Fair Presents Glam Odyssey A Fashion Journey Into Bliss & Beyond2007 10 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD The world's largest traveling fashion show returns to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) on Wednesday, October 17, at 8 p.m. in

    Monday, October 15, 2007
    UMES Students Sleep-out for the Homeless

    UMES Students Sleep out for the Homeless2007 10 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD "A recent incident involving a homeless man hit and amputated at the elbow by a freight train under the Route 13 overhead bridge in north Salisbury, brings to light

    Monday, October 15, 2007
    UMES Jazz Ensemble Performs

    UMES Jazz Ensemble Performs2007 10 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD "G'on An' Git It Y'all ," a blues composition by Frank Foster, will set the tone for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's Fall Jazz Ensemble concert slated for Friday, October 12,

    Friday, October 12, 2007
    Blunt Opens Construction Management Lecture Series

    Blunt Opens Construction Management Lecture Series2007 10 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD The inaugural Roger R. Blunt Construction Management Lecture Series at UMES is on Tuesday, October 16, at 11 a.m. in the Student Service Center Theater.  Blunt's talk, "Breaking New Ground

    Friday, October 12, 2007
    UMES President Announces 2008 African American Read-In Selection

    UMES President Announces 2008 African American Read In Selection2007 10 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore President, Dr. Thelma B. Thompson, announces the 6th African American Read in book selection, "Standing in the Shadows Understanding and Overcoming Depression

    Friday, October 12, 2007
    UMES Ranks in Top Tier of U.S.News & World Report’s First Ranking of HBCUs

    UMES Ranks in Top Tier of U.S.News & World Report’s First Ranking of HBCUs2007 09 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore ranks in the top tier of America's best Historically Black Colleges and Universities, according to U.S.

    Friday, September 28, 2007
    Educational Institute Honors Ernest Boger with Anthony G. Marshall Award

    Educational Institute Honors Ernest Boger with Anthony G. Marshall Award2007 09 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Ernest Boger, II, associate professor and chair, Department of Hotel and Restaurant Management at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is the 2007 recipient of

    Wednesday, September 26, 2007
    WBOC TV and Fox21 Donate Broadcast News Set to UMES

    WBOC TV and Fox21 Donate Broadcast News Set to UMES2007 09 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD Students enrolled in television production courses at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) will note a significant upgrade in their classroom experience this fall, thanks

    Wednesday, September 26, 2007
    UMES African Languages Project Extends Reach

    UMES African Languages Project Extends Reach2007 09 26PRINCESS ANNE, MD The African Language Project at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore has received three grants in one year from the National Security Agency to continue extensive research and the formulation

    Wednesday, September 26, 2007
    Annual Faculty Exhibition at UMES

    Annual Faculty Exhibition at UMES2007 09 26Annual Faculty Exhibition at UMES September 13 October 19, 2007  PRINCESS ANNE, MD The quality of the artwork at UMES' Mosely Gallery faculty exhibition, traditionally held each fall is exceptional this year. The show

    Wednesday, September 26, 2007
    UMES to Celebrate Founders’ Day

    UMES to Celebrate Founders’ Day2007 09 18PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) celebrates its 121st birthday on Tuesday, September 18, at 10 a.m. in the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts.  Dr. Dudley E. Flood

    Tuesday, September 18, 2007
    Alade, UMES Newly Appointed Dean

    Alade, UMES Newly Appointed Dean2007 09 05PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Ayodele Julius Alade was recently appointed dean of the School of Business and Technology at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  "Dr. Alade has been diligent and skillful in serving

    Wednesday, September 5, 2007
    ­Barley Earns Dennis Williams Award for Excellence

    ­Barley Earns Dennis Williams Award for Excellence2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Shameke Diane Barley of Washington, D.C., earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in applied design from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) recently and in recognition of her

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Mays Receives Pinkett Award

    Mays Receives Pinkett Award2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Scott Landon Mays, a recent graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is the recipient of the 2007 Daniel J. Pinkett Award in Mathematics. Mays, son of Lynn D. Brooks Mays

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Wortham Receives Hedgepeth Award

    Wortham Receives Hedgepeth Award2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Doney Denise Wortham of Forestville, MD, is a recent graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and the recipient of the 2007 Dr. Thelma W. Hedgepeth Memorial Prize in Mathematics and

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Bailey White Jewelers Awards Havrilla

    Bailey White Jewelers Awards Havrilla2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Christopher Craig Havrilla of Frederick, a recent graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is a recipient of the 2007 Bailey White Jewelers Sportsmanship Award. The Honorable Frank and Mrs.

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Bailey White Jewelers Awards Braxton

    Bailey White Jewelers Awards Braxton2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Stephanie Marie Braxton of Upper Marlboro, a recent graduate of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is a recipient of the 2007 Bailey White Jewelers Sportsmanship Award. The Honorable Frank and

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    UMES Remembers Educator, Humanitarian

    UMES Remembers Educator, Humanitarian2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD Some 800 mourners traveled to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore campus and its Metropolitan United Methodist Church during two days of mourning for educator and humanitarian, Dr. William Percy Hytche Sr.  

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    Enterprise Rent-A-Car Presents Check to UMES Foundation

    Enterprise Rent A Car Presents Check to UMES Foundation2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) Foundation received a check in the amount $4,500 from The Enterprise Rent A Car Foundation during a recent campus visit. 

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    UMES/Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic, Football Greats Return to Eastern Shore

    UMES Art Shell Celebrity Golf Classic, Football Greats Return to Eastern Shore2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD The legendary Art Shell returns to the Shore to host other NFL greats and area golf enthusiasts on Tuesday and Wednesday, September 18 and

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    UMES Ingenuity Creates a Prize-Winning and Exportable Entrepreneurial Model

    UMES Ingenuity Creates a Prize Winning and Exportable Entrepreneurial Model2007 09 03PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) was named a regional winner of a competition sponsored by the National Association of State Universities and Land Grant

    Monday, September 3, 2007
    UMES Community Mourns Passing of Beloved Leader

    UMES Community Mourns Passing of Beloved Leader2007 07 17 Viewing, service times  Open to the Public Viewing Wednesday, July 18 Metropolitan United Methodist Church, Broad Street, Princess Anne. 6 8 p.m. Viewing Thursday, July 19 Ella Fitzgerald Center, UMES 9

    Tuesday, July 17, 2007
    Four-Year Engineering Program Approved for UMES

    Four Year Engineering Program Approved for UMES2007 06 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Board of Regents of the University System of Maryland (USM) announced today the approval of a new independent four year engineering degree for the University of Maryland Eastern

    Friday, June 22, 2007
    New Partnership Will Expand Environmental Science Education at UMES

    New Partnership Will Expand Environmental Science Education at UMES2007 06 19  . LEAP(Linking Environmental and Academic Programs) MOU signing ceremony at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  Left to right David Blazer, executive director, Maryland Coastal Bays Program Lou LaRicci,

    Tuesday, June 19, 2007
    Alumni Honor Hytche Legacy, Commissions World-Renown Artist

    Alumni Honor Hytche Legacy, Commissions World Renown Artist2007 05 21                                                     PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore alumni are busy these days.  Among other things, a group of them are, with the blessing of President Thelma B. Thompson, preparing

    Monday, May 21, 2007
    University Launches Discover UMES

    University Launches Discover UMES2007 05 21 PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) is pleased to announce the launch of Discover UMES, www.umes.edu discover.  The video news web cast is the newest edition to the recently revamped

    Monday, May 21, 2007
    UMES’ 120th Spring Commencement

    UMES’ 120th Spring Commencement2007 05 17PRINCESS ANNE, MD Maryland's Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler delivers the commencement address for some 364 degree recipients, their families and friends, at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's 120th spring commencement ceremony on Friday,

    Thursday, May 17, 2007
    Letters to the University Community

    Letters to the University Community2007 05 04 Office of the Vice President of Student Life and Enrollment Management  Student Services Center, Suite 2169                                                                                                                                       Campus (410) 651 6687 Princess Anne, Maryland 21853 1299                                                                                                                                    Fax (410) 651 8148     May 3, 2007

    Friday, May 4, 2007
    The Almighty Oyster: Food, Fighting and Sensibility

    The Almighty Oyster Food, Fighting and Sensibility2007 04 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD Author and Historian John R. Wennersten, Ph.D., will trace the evolution of the oyster industry in a special presentation, "The Almighty Oyster Food, Fighting and Sensibility," on Tuesday, April

    Monday, April 23, 2007
    The African Children’s Choir at UMES

    The African Children’s Choir at UMES2007 04 23PRINCESS ANNE, MD The internationally acclaimed African Children's Choir performs on Wednesday, April 25, at 7 p.m., at the Ella Fitzgerald Center for the Performing Arts on the campus of the University of

    Monday, April 23, 2007
    Physical Therapy Symposium at UMES

    Physical Therapy Symposium at UMES2007 04 23PRINCESS ANNE Health professionals and the public are invited to attend the 12th annual UMES Physical Therapy Research Symposium to be held starting at 7 p.m., Friday, April 27, in Hazel Hall on the

    Monday, April 23, 2007
    FUBU Comes to UMES!

    FUBU Comes to UMES 2007 04 23The Human Ecology Club presents its annual Spring Fashion Show to benefit the Department's endowed scholarship fund PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Human Ecology is proud to present

    Monday, April 23, 2007
    Business School Convenes Executive Advisory Council

    Business School Convenes Executive Advisory Council2007 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD A new link, connecting the University's Business programs with the regional business community, is growing. The Business Executive Advisory Council, assembled by the School of Business and Technology Acting Dean,

    Sunday, April 15, 2007
    National Library Week Celebration at UMES

    National Library Week Celebration at UMES2007 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD National Library Week at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) comprises a celebration of writers and presenters, from the University as well as the Eastern Shore community, who present

    Sunday, April 15, 2007
    UMES Students Attend Eisenhower Fellowship Event

    UMES Students Attend Eisenhower Fellowship Event2007 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD Students from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore recently attended the 14th annual Dwight D. Eisenhower Transportation Fellowship Program (DDETFP) Research Showcase.  Among the participants were MukubiKatowa (graduate student computer

    Sunday, April 15, 2007
    Former Administrator Joel Mack Joins MEAC Hall of Fame

    Former Administrator Joel Mack Joins MEAC Hall of Fame2007 04 15PRINCESS ANNE, MD Amid the flurry of activity in Raleigh, NC, that is the annual Mid Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC), a member of the UMES family was honored. Former UMES

    Sunday, April 15, 2007
    UMES Students Selected for Who’s Who Honors

    UMES Students Selected for Who’s Who Honors2007 04 15Who's Who Among Students exists as one of the most highly regarded and long standing honors programs in the nation. For the students the outstanding campus leaders of the year national recognition

    Sunday, April 15, 2007
    Local Farmers Sought for Partnerships with National Food Supermarket

    Local Farmers Sought for Partnerships with National Food Supermarket2007 04 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD Maryland Cooperative Extension (MCE) and the Maryland Department of Agriculture (MDA) are hosting a buyer grower seminar for small farmers interested in supplying Whole Foods Market.  The

    Thursday, April 12, 2007
    A.W. Perdue Foundation Establishes Scholarship

    A.W. Perdue Foundation Establishes Scholarship2007 04 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD Francis OkinyihOrech, a doctoral student at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is the spring 2007 recipient of a $5,000 Perdue Farms Scholarship for Food Science and Technology.  "The University of

    Wednesday, April 11, 2007
    Mosely Gallery Announces 18th Fine Arts Student Show

    Mosely Gallery Announces 18th Fine Arts Student Show2007 04 11PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Annual Student Show is on display at UMES' Mosely Gallery until Friday, April 27. The tradition to display a variety of student work was established in 1986

    Wednesday, April 11, 2007
    Winning Essays Yield Invitations to D.C. Conference for Two UMES Ag Students

    Winning Essays Yield Invitations to D.C. Conference for Two UMES Ag Students2007 04 03  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Essays by two students majoring in agriculture at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore resulted in their being invited to Arlington, VA, by

    Tuesday, April 3, 2007
    Dean Brooks is One of Maryland’s Top 100 Women

    Dean Brooks is One of Maryland’s Top 100 Women2007 04 03Dean Brooks is One of Maryland's Top 100 Women PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dean of the School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences, Dr. Carolyn Brooks has been recognized as one of

    Tuesday, April 3, 2007
    Graduate Research Day, Showcases Scholarly Work

    Graduate Research Day, Showcases Scholarly Work2007 03 29PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore hosts the 16th annual Mid Atlantic HBCU Undergraduate and Graduate Research Day on Tuesday, April 10, from 8 a.m. 2 30 p.m. at the

    Thursday, March 29, 2007
    UMES Presents Dinner Theatre

    UMES Presents Dinner Theatre2007 03 28  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Della Dameron Johnson, the woman responsible for directing the most highly regarded dinner theatre productions on the Shore, has written an original stage play for this year's show at the

    Wednesday, March 28, 2007
    UMES Hosts Choral Festival, “I, Too, Sing America”

    UMES Hosts Choral Festival, “I, Too, Sing America”2007 03 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD "I, Too, Sing America," is the title of a choral festival that will be held at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Concert choirs from five different regional

    Tuesday, March 13, 2007
    UMES to Host Ninth Annual Health and Wellness Festival

    UMES to Host Ninth Annual Health and Wellness Festival2007 03 13PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore faculty and staff prepare to host the community during its ninth annual Health and Wellness Fair. On Wednesday, March 28, from 10

    Tuesday, March 13, 2007
    Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert Spotlights Vocalist

    Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert Spotlights Vocalist2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD A self confessed "jazz junkie," Bilal will join the UMES Jazz Ensemble for its Spring Concert Wednesday, March 7. Performers will take to the stage in the Ella Fitzgerald Center

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    UMES to Host AfroFlow

    UMES to Host AfroFlow2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) Tobacco Control Resource Center welcomes Detroit based international recording artist MIKE E during the AfroFlow tour of Historically Black Colleges and Universities.  The tour, sponsored

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    UMES President Named One of the Most Important Blacks in Technology

    UMES President Named One of the Most Important Blacks in Technology2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Thelma B. Thompson, president of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES), was recognized as one of the "Most Important Blacks in Technology for

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    Stewardship Workshop is Scheduled for Landowners of One to 10 Acres

    Stewardship Workshop is Scheduled for Landowners of One to 10 Acres2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD Maryland Cooperative Extension (MCE) is offering a workshop for owners or managers of one to 10 acres who want to make the most of their

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    Cultural Historian to Lecture on Ancient Africa

    Cultural Historian to Lecture on Ancient Africa2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD Author and cultural historian Anthony T. Browder will visit UMES to present a lecture on Ancient Africa Thursday, March 8, at 7 30 p.m. in the Student Services Center

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    Bernstein Scholar Presents Lecture

    Bernstein Scholar Presents Lecture2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD The Richard A. Bernstein Visiting Professor at UMES, Dr. Kofi Awusabo Asare, will present a talk on The Changing African Family Issues and Challenges on Thursday, March 8, at 11 a.m. in

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    UMES Hosts a Workshop on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Grant and Value-Added Producer Grant Programs

    UMES Hosts a Workshop on Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Grant and Value Added Producer Grant Programs2007 03 07PRINCESS ANNE, MD The USDA (MD DE) Rural Development Office in cooperation with the Maryland Cooperative Extension's Rural Development Center will conduct

    Wednesday, March 7, 2007
    President’s Annual Interfaith Prayer Breakfast

    President’s Annual Interfaith Prayer Breakfast2007 02 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD University of Maryland Eastern Shore President Thelma B. Thompson hosts the community during the fourth annual President's Interfaith Prayer Breakfast on Friday, February 23, in the Student Services Center Ballroom at

    Monday, February 12, 2007
    UMES Math Initiative, Professor B Methodology

    UMES Math Initiative, Professor B Methodology2007 02 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD Professor Everard Barrett, author of the Professor B methodology for mathematics education, demonstrates a proven method of teaching middle school mathematics during workshops sponsored by the University of Maryland Eastern

    Monday, February 12, 2007
    UMES Examines “State” of Young Black Men

    UMES Examines “State” of Young Black Men2007 02 12Princess Anne, MD A panel of scholars and public officials explore the state of young black men during a colloquium at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Thursday, February 22.  The program,

    Monday, February 12, 2007
    Nugent Represents UMES at ETS Conference

    Nugent Represents UMES at ETS Conference2007 02 12PRINCESS ANNE, MD Michael A. Nugent, Ph.D., of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore Department of Education was a guest of the Educational Testing Service (ETS) at the HBCU Invitational Conference on Assessment

    Monday, February 12, 2007
    Delmarva Power to Underwrite Black History Month

    Delmarva Power to Underwrite Black History Month2007 01 31            PRINCESS ANNE, MD   Delmarva Power will provide underwriting support for Black History Month programs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore with a gift of $25,000 over five years. UMES has

    Wednesday, January 31, 2007
    Brooks Keynotes National Extension Service Conference

    Brooks Keynotes National Extension Service Conference2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD   Dr. Carolyn B. Brooks, dean of the School of Agricultural and Natural Sciences at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, challenged 21st century notions of success for land grant universities

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    UMES Names Chairmen for 2007 Gala

    UMES Names Chairmen for 2007 Gala2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD What two can do, six can do better   Such is the challenge to University of Maryland Eastern Shore Carnival Gala co chairs Dr. William Talley, Tselate Talley, Dottie Turner,

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Wilmer is New Assistant PR Director

    Wilmer is New Assistant PR Director2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Ann Wilmer, the newest addition to the Institutional Advancement team at University of Maryland Eastern Shore, is a veteran of 25 years in public relations, including a period of managing

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    NSF Grant Will Help Advance UMES Women

    NSF Grant Will Help Advance UMES Women2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded $450,000 to support the UMES ADVANCE Program, a three year program of innovative and comprehensive institution wide changes to advance women scholars.  Despite

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    “The Untelling,” Focus of African American Read-In

    “The Untelling,” Focus of African American Read In2007 01 28  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Read "The Untelling," by Tayari Jones and join a lively discussion during the fifth annual African American Read In at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Mercantile Peninsula Bank Increases Scholarship Endowment

    Mercantile Peninsula Bank Increases Scholarship Endowment2007 01 28                                    Photo Representing the bank were Harry Gemmell, senior vice president and regional bank officer Kathy

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Richard A. Bernstein Research Professor Selected

    Richard A. Bernstein Research Professor Selected2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Kofi Awusabo Asare, Ph.D., associate professor in geography at the University of Cape Coast in Ghana, has been named the Richard A. Bernstein Visiting Professor for the 2006 07 academic

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Consolidation Resource Center Funds Student Scholarships

    Consolidation Resource Center Funds Student Scholarships2007 01 28Photo   Pictured left to right are George Smith, Consolidated Resource Center Ronald Brown, Ph.D., vice president for Student Life and Enrollment Management, UMES Vera Miles Heath, financial aid counselor, UMES David King,

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Johnson Named Acting HR Director

    Johnson Named Acting HR Director2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Lisa C. Johnson has been named acting assistant director of human resources at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Johnson came to UMES with over 10 years experience as a human

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Black History Symposium, Lessons from New Orleans

    Black History Symposium, Lessons from New Orleans2007 01 28Black History Symposium, Lessons from New Orleans Princess Anne, MD Visiting scholars will join faculty at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore to present "New Orleans Past, Present, and Future," the sixth annual

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    Cooledge Presents Scholarly Papers

    Cooledge Presents Scholarly Papers2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dean Cooledge, Ph.D., a member of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) English faculty, recently presented at two scholarly conferences. Cooledge presented his paper, "The Tragedy of Class in Woody Allen's

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    UMES Jazz Band Performed at Governor’s Inauguration

    UMES Jazz Band Performed at Governor’s Inauguration2007 01 28PRINCESS ANNE, MD If, by some chance, they did not vote for the new governor in November, the parents of students who performed at his inaugural festivities with the University of Maryland

    Sunday, January 28, 2007
    UMES Winter Commencement, Some 250 To Graduate

    UMES Winter Commencement, Some 250 To Graduate2006 12 06UMES Winter Commencement, Some 250 To Graduate PRINCESS ANNE, MD As they prepare to begin their professional lives, some 250 graduates receiving their degrees from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on

    Wednesday, December 6, 2006
    UMES Small Farm Conference Draws Beginners, Experimenters

    UMES Small Farm Conference Draws Beginners, Experimenters2006 11 29 PRINCESS ANNE, MD Farmers from the Eastern and Western shores of Maryland and beyond were in attendance to learn new tools for their trade at the third annual Small Farm Conference

    Wednesday, November 29, 2006
    Walter Woods Named UMES Assistant Alumni Director

    Walter Woods Named UMES Assistant Alumni Director2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD An alumnus of UMES has been named to the position of Assistant Director of Alumni Affairs. Walter Woods graduated from the University in 1991.  "Once a Hawk always a

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    HRM Chairman Featured in New Textbook

    HRM Chairman Featured in New Textbook2006 11 22  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Dr. Ernest P. Boger, chairman of the Department of Hotel & Restaurant Management at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, has written a 17 page chapter entitled "International Tourism"

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Mister and Miss UMES Announced

    Mister and Miss UMES Announced2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Mr. and Miss UMES are students who exemplify the best spirit of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Mr. UMES is Terry Lee Savant Tyler, of Bowie, MD.  Miss UMES is

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    UMES Names Sylvia Wells to Major Gifts Position

    UMES Names Sylvia Wells to Major Gifts Position2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Just as UMES kicks off the public phase of its Campaign for Academic Excellence, a new professional has joined the Advancement team. Sylvia Y. Wells has been named

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Streeter Named Program Director

    Streeter Named Program Director2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Judith Streeter, president of human resource consulting and services firm J. Rose Associates, Inc., has been named program director of hotel and restaurant management for UMES at their off campus location at

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Callahan Joins UMES

    Callahan Joins UMES2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Susan Callahan joins the UMES Department of Hotel and Restaurant Management.  With 25 years of experience in food service, education and training, she brings a wealth of knowledge to the position of food

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Abent Earns Ground Instructor Certificate

    Abent Earns Ground Instructor Certificate2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD John Abent, a Worcester County educator and pastor at the Ocean City Christian School, has completed a ground school training course aimed at certifying educators with an interest in introducing aviation

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Dumpson Earns Fundraising Certificate

    Dumpson Earns Fundraising Certificate2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Kimberly Dumpson, Esquire, director of alumni affairs at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, recently earned a certificate in fund raising management from The Fund Raising School at the Center on Philanthropy at Indiana University. 

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Seabrook Joins Criminal Justice Faculty

    Seabrook Joins Criminal Justice Faculty2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD The newest member of the Criminal Justice faculty at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore brings a wealth of practical experience and scholarly research to the classroom. As a visiting lecturer,

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    UMES Musicians Invited to Join All-Star Big Band

    UMES Musicians Invited to Join All Star Big Band2006 11 22x                                    Mercury Morris x x x  x x x PRINCESS ANNE, MD A prestigious national All star Band has selected two University of Maryland Eastern

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    Seafood Seminar is Planned for Delmarva Restaurant Chefs and Managers

    Seafood Seminar is Planned for Delmarva Restaurant Chefs and Managers2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Delmarva area restaurant managers, owners, chefs, cooks and wait staff will have the opportunity to participate in an educational seminar aimed at boosting profits and safety

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    UMES Gates Scholar

    UMES Gates Scholar2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD If you look at her just by the numbers, Akira Ali is extraordinary. Of the millions of Americans who apply to colleges and universities, only 1,000 each year become Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS).

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    UMES Tops USM Enrollment Growth Charts

    UMES Tops USM Enrollment Growth Charts2006 11 22         PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore's fall enrollment increase of 6.7 percent is tops among the traditional four year universities in the University System of Maryland (USM)

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    NOAA Funds UMES Research

    NOAA Funds UMES Research2006 11 22PRINCESS ANNE, MD Scientists at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, with the help of a newly awarded $12.5 million National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Educational Partnership Program (EPP) grant, continue a six year

    Wednesday, November 22, 2006
    CFES Donation Funds Choir Robes

    CFES Donation Funds Choir Robes2006 11 21 xxxx true

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    IBM Reps Scout UMES

    IBM Reps Scout UMES2006 11 21  PRINCESS ANNE, MD Representatives from IBM recently visited the campus looking for qualified candidates for positions in accounting, computer science and sales.   "University of Maryland Eastern Shore students were well prepared, with strong

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Burks Wins UMES Bernstein Award

    Burks Wins UMES Bernstein Award2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Tyesha Burks of Millville received the Richard Bernstein Achievement Award during spring commencement ceremonies at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES). Burks graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Singleton Gifts UMES

    Singleton Gifts UMES2006 11 21   xxxtrue

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Queen Contributes to UMES Scholarships

    Queen Contributes to UMES Scholarships2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD In a recent show of Hawk Pride, J. Ricardo Queen, Class of 1972, pledged $25,000 for faculty development and support in all academic departments at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. 

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    UMES-Verizon Saturday Academy Completes Fourth Year

    UMES Verizon Saturday Academy Completes Fourth Year2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD The UMES Verizon Saturday Academy recently completed its fourth year of programming at the revitalized Help Our Children Foundation in Crisfield.  A vision of President Thelma B. Thompson, the

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Students Create Robots, Place First and Seventh

    Students Create Robots, Place First and Seventh2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Innovative students at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore used LEGO materials for prototyping and as components for two robot designs that placed first and seventh at the American

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Students Designing, Testing New Satellite Technology

    Students Designing, Testing New Satellite Technology2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD They're creating what they hope will be the 21st Century's "better mousetrap," and they're building it here on the Lower Shore low cost, responsive access to space. With guidance from

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Honda All-star Team Succeeds in National Challenge

    Honda All star Team Succeeds in National Challenge2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Hard work paid off for a rookie team that entered competition as one of 64 challengers and made it all the way to the Sweet Sixteen. The University

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    UMES, MD Hawk Corp., and AviHome Partner to Build Poultry Houses of the Future

    UMES, MD Hawk Corp., and AviHome Partner to Build Poultry Houses of the Future2006 11 21  Standing left to right are The Honorable Wayne T. Gilchrest President Thelma B. Thompson, Ph.D. President and CEO Rafael Correa Sr., MA TECH and

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    UMES Officials Announce Public Phase of Seven-Year Fundraising Campaign

    UMES Officials Announce Public Phase of Seven Year Fundraising Campaign2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD Endowed student scholarships are the priority of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's "Campaign for Academic Excellence," a seven year fundraising effort with a goal of $14 million.  To

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    WESM Ag Show, One of a Kind in Maryland

    WESM Ag Show, One of a Kind in Maryland2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD With a new half hour daily program, WESM 91.3 offers the only agriculture radio show in Maryland.  "On the Farm Radio Eastern Shore" originates at the station's

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Tobacco Control Resource Center Soliciting Grant Proposals(1)

    Tobacco Control Resource Center Soliciting Grant Proposals(1)2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD The University of Maryland Eastern Shore Tobacco Control Resource Center is soliciting mini grant proposals from faith based and community organizations, in Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties, interested in

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Art Exhibit Will Showcase the Artist's Co-op

    Art Exhibit Will Showcase the Artist's Co op2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD With a mission that blends academics and art, the Mosely Gallery at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore manages a year round program of exhibits, with artists using

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    Art Exhibit Will Showcase the Artists' Co-op

    Art Exhibit Will Showcase the Artists' Co op2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD With a mission that blends academics and art, the Mosely Gallery at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore manages a year round program of exhibits, with artists using

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006
    USDA Stations Liaison Officer With UMES

    USDA Stations Liaison Officer With UMES2006 11 21PRINCESS ANNE, MD   Dr. Ahmad Jilani, from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), has been named liaison officer at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.  There, he is charged with recruiting students

    Tuesday, November 21, 2006

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