Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: HeraldMail HomeCollectionsSalisbury University
IN THE NEWS

Salisbury University

FEATURED ARTICLES
EDUCATION
June 6, 2011
Ryan Shifler, son of Michael and Beth Shifler of Hagerstown, received the Most Promising Mathematician Award at the spring honors convocation at Salisbury University. The award is presented annually to mathematics majors who have a 3.0 grade-point average or better and who have been judged by a consensus of full-time faculty in the department to show the most promise in mathematics. Shifler is a senior majoring in mathematics.   He is a member of the cross country and track and field teams, Pi Mu Epsilon and Chi Alpha Sigma.
EDUCATION
June 7, 2012
SALISBURY, Md. - Sunny Harvey, daughter of Scott and Paulette Harvey of Cavetown, was recently accepted into Phi Kappa Phi, the international honor society at Salisbury University. Harvey is a junior majoring in psychology. She is a member of Phi Eta Sigma and the Bellavance Honors Program. Harvey is a 2009 graduate of Smithsburg High School.
EDUCATION
May 21, 2012
The Washington County Retired Educational Personnel Association recentlly awarded $1,000 Nellie and Lake Lytton Scholarships to six local students. Scholarship recipients were Christina Dunlop, Mount St. Mary's University; Kayla Grout, Towson University; Sally Johnston, Hood College; Heather Butts, Salisbury University; Samantha Metz, Frostburg State University; and Ralph Weaver, Shepherd University.
NEWS
August 10, 2009
The Alsatia Club of Hagerstown recently awarded the Robert L. Worthington Memorial Scholarship to Julie Ann Calandrelle, daughter of William and Trisha Ann Calandrelle of Hagerstown. Julie Ann is a 2009 graduate of North Hagerstown High School. She plans to attend Salisbury University and major in nursing. The Worthington scholarship was established by Hilda Worthington in memory of her late husband, a longtime member of the Alsatia Club.
NEWS
March 6, 2012
Date of birth : Feb. 20, 1978 Address : 13336 John Martin Drive, near Williamsport Education : Bachelor's degree in management information systems from Salisbury University in 2003 Occupation : systems analyst for American Public University System in Charles Town, W.Va. Party affiliation : Republican Political experience : First run for public office. Vice president of Washington County Republican Club; worked on U.S. Senate candidate Jim Rutledge's campaign in 2010
EDUCATION
July 16, 2012
Casey Arnone, a Williamsport High School graduate, was awarded the John and Tillie Kendle Scholarship. Casey is the daughter of Nancy and Brian Arnone.  She will attend Salisbury University, where she plans to play soccer and major in education. The scholarship is awarded annually to a Williamsport High graduate who has committed to play a sport at a four-year college.  The scholarship is renewable for four years.
NEWS
March 6, 2012
Date of Birth : Oct. 28, 1977 Address : 795 Hamilton Blvd. Education : Graduate of North Hagerstown High School, 1995; received a bachelor's degree in sociology, philosophy and education from Salisbury University in 1999; and a master's degree in counseling from West Virginia University in 2003. Occupation : Counselor at Poolesville High School. Party affiliation : Democrat Political experience : None. Lost bid for mayor in 2009; Served on Hagerstown Planning Commission for past 5 years.
EDUCATION
July 7, 2013
The Lake/Lytton Scholarships, awarded by the Retired Educational Personnel Association, were given to six Washington County students, all aspiring to become teachers. The scholarships were $1,000 for each student and were presented by Leon Brumback, scholarship chairman, at the association's annual spring luncheon. Students and the colleges they are attending:   Brian Weyant , Frostburg State University   Jennifer Moore , Towson University  Kayla Grout, Towson University   Elizabeth Coburn , Salisbury University  Sally Johnston , Hood College  Emily Taylor , Liberty University
EDUCATION
September 5, 2011
Three students were recently awarded scholarships by the Lions Club of Halfway at the annual scholarship banquet at the Ramada Plaza. The scholarship winners are as follows: Kimberlee Mauk, a graduate of South Hagerstown High School, who will attend Salisbury University. Kandis Stoy, a Williamsport High grad, who will be going to Shepherd University. Raven McCall, a Washington County Technical High School graduate, who will be attending Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta.
NEWS
February 19, 2012
The University System of Maryland at Hagerstown will host an open house Wednesday, March 7, from 5 to 7 p.m. Since opening in 2005, USMH has grown in student enrollment and program offerings. USMH offers 23 programs from five universities, including Frostburg State University, Salisbury University, Towson University, University of Maryland University College and the University of Maryland, College Park. Faculty, department chairs and staff will be available to talk with students and answer questions regarding programs offered at USMH.
ARTICLES BY DATE
OPINION
August 31, 2013
Thumbs up to Schuster Concrete, which spent nearly $10,000 to custom-paint a concrete mixer pink to raise breast cancer awareness. The truck is driven by Ginger Zirkle, who was diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer in August 2012 that now is in remission. Zirkle, who was driving back from a delivery when she first saw the mixer, was moved to tears by the gesture. Thumbs up to Katie Marshall of Keedysville, who road a bicycle from Baltimore to Seattle - covering 4,423 miles in 70 days - to help bring awareness to cancer.
Advertisement
EDUCATION
August 2, 2013
The following Washington County area students were named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Salisbury University: Clear Spring area residents include Jessica Barnhart, Kelsey Hovermale, Christopher Miller and Michael Sensenbaugh. Hagerstown area residents include Brooke Adams, Erina Asper, Elijah Beard, Anna Blevins, Colleen Costello, Mallory Crossland, Rebecca Demers, Brendan Engle, Shavawn Fowlkes, David Knode, Caroline Kreiger, Aida Lazo, Ashley Malcolm, Amanda Martin, Kimberlee Mauck, Kaitlyn Mitchell, Katrin Pinkham, Kaitlyn Rea, Amy Taylor and Tasha Walls.
NEWS
July 22, 2013
The following area students were named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Salisbury University: Brunswick, Md. - Devon Clark, Anthony Grayson Frederick, Md. - Molly Adams, Megan Brown, Michael Brown, Kiersten Bumgardner, Caroline Bunch, Megan Cohen, Erica Cox, Vincent Darrah, Joshua Dawson, Laura Devlin, James Disciullo, Sara Dragan, Justin Finucane, Tyler Gibson, Amanda Goodman, Jeremy Harbaugh, Michael Hodge, Karla Jaramillo, Stephanie...
EDUCATION
July 21, 2013
The Hagerstown Branch of the American Association of University Women awarded  scholarships to 15 Washington County students for the 2013-14 academic year. The awards, funded by the AAUW Used Book Sale, are based primarily upon academic achievement, community service and financial need. Scholarship recipients and their families were honored at the AAUW picnic on June 4. First-time recipients include: Sydne Arnold, South Hagerstown High, who will attend University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC)
EDUCATION
July 14, 2013
Morris Frock Unit 42 American Legion Auxiliary recently awarded 11 scholarships to local students at a dinner in their honor. The recipients, the schools they are attending and their majors are as follows: • Victoria Albert, $300, attending Bloomsburg University, nursing • Annette Hull, $500, attending University of Richmond, education • Jena Smith, $500, attending Frostburg State University, education • Timothy Barr, $300, attending Shepherd...
EDUCATION
July 7, 2013
The Lake/Lytton Scholarships, awarded by the Retired Educational Personnel Association, were given to six Washington County students, all aspiring to become teachers. The scholarships were $1,000 for each student and were presented by Leon Brumback, scholarship chairman, at the association's annual spring luncheon. Students and the colleges they are attending:   Brian Weyant , Frostburg State University   Jennifer Moore , Towson University  Kayla Grout, Towson University   Elizabeth Coburn , Salisbury University  Sally Johnston , Hood College  Emily Taylor , Liberty University
EDUCATION
July 7, 2013
Cara Wagaman of Hagerstown recently graduated summa cum laude from Salisbury University with a Bachelor of Science in elementary education and an English minor. Cara completed four years in the Thomas E. Bellavance Honors Program and was inducted into Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society her freshman year. Other memberships included Kappa Delta Pi, an educational honor society, and Phi Kappa Phi academic honor society. During her studies at Salisbury, Cara was invited and accepted into the Presidential Citizen Scholar Program, a multi-faceted, civic engagement experience that prepares students to become future community leaders.
EDUCATION
June 16, 2013
The Center for Joint Surgery and Sports Medicine announced that high school seniors John C. Britton III of North Hagerstown High School and Natalie Rudisill of Williamsport High School are the recipients of its annual Dr. Tom Altizer Memorial Scholarship Award. This year's pool of scholarship applicants was one of the largest and most competitive in recent history, but Britton and Rudisill stood out due to their academic excellence, perseverance in the face of adversity and the valuable insight they wished to pass on to incoming freshmen.
NEWS
By HOLLY SHOK | holly.shok@herald-mail.com | May 20, 2013
It was seconds after taking the stage that 26-year-old Elese Wade was choking back tears. “I've had sleepless nights, tear-filled days and my finances stretched to the limit. I can honestly say that being finished now feels so good,” Wade said. “I'm the first in my family with my bachelor's degree.” The daughter of a single mother, Wade became a single mother shortly after graduating from high school, she confided to the audience in University Plaza where the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown on Monday held its annual graduation celebration to recognize students getting degrees from USM schools that offer classes in Hagerstown.
The Herald-Mail Articles
|