Somerset County Technical High School ranked ‘Best Project’ in Mid-Atlantic

WESTOVER — Engineering News-Record (ENR) named Somerset County Technical High School the 2020 K-12 Education Best Project for the Mid-Atlantic region. The 103,000 square foot, 400 student technical high school that opened to students in September 2019 was recognized among projects located throughout Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia. The […]

UMES looks to add beach volleyball starting spring ’22

PRINCESS ANNE — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced Nov. 12 the intention to add women’s beach volleyball to the roster of sports beginning play in the spring of 2022. It will become the 15th sport for the university. “Women’s Beach Volleyball is a sport we have been looking at adding for some time,” […]

Juniors, seniors learning in-person back in class Nov. 2

Schools that started taking in students Oct. 5 complete phase-in with upper classmen Crisfield-Somerset County Times   WESTOVER — Juniors and seniors not attending the technical high school who are returning to in-person learning will be in class starting Monday, Nov. 2. They represent the last group of students to populate school buildings which will […]

New School of Pharmacy needs artists

BALTIMORE — The Maryland State Arts Council has an open call for artists interested in creating public artwork at the School of Pharmacy & Health Professions now under construction at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. This along with a project at Coppin State University represent the first Maryland Public Art Initiative public artworks on […]

Opportunities for Crisfield High seniors announced

CRISFIELD — Seniors at Crisfield High School whether planning to learn in-person beginning Nov. 2 or remaining virtual are reminded of two opportunities that can propel them to be future leaders. The United States Senate Youth Program will select just two students in Maryland for a week-long government and leadership experience next March. The students […]

Skurzynski, Roberts earn Preseason All-MEAC Honors

UMES Hawks picked to finish on top of conference PRINCESS ANNE, Maryland — University of Maryland Eastern Shore junior Chloe Skurzynski (Carlisle, Pennsylvania) and sophomore Brooke Roberts (Port Orange, Florida) have been name to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Preseason All-MEAC squad as voted on by the league’s coaches and sports information directors. The Hawks, who […]