Wor-Wic plans college night on Nov. 15

SALISBURY — The sixth annual Tri-County College/Career Pathways to Success Night will be held at Wor-Wic Community College during American Education Week, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15.   It will be held in the Fulton-Owen Hall on campus. This event for high school students from the Lower Shore, and their families, provides the […]

Grant to aid UMES work to improve community health

PRINCESS ANNE — The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is one of five land-grant universities (LGUs) to partner with National 4-H Council (Council) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the nation’s largest health philanthropy, to improve health in local communities over the next two years. UMES will work on this partnership over the next […]

Somerset County Public Schools bus routes posted for Tuesday, Sept. 5 first day

WESTOVER — The Somerset County Board of Education has announced bus routes for all schools which will open for students on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. Students are urged to be at their bus stop EARLY on opening day, after which a definite schedule pattern will be established. The school day will begin at 7:30 a.m. […]

Crisfield Academy and High School announced honor roll for final quarter of the 2016-17 school year

CRISFIELD — The honor rolls for the final quarter of the 2016-17 school year have been announced by Crisfield Academy and High School. Look in the June 21 edition of the Crisfield-Somerset County Times for the annual graduation section with pictures of grads from CHS, Washington High, Holly Grove and Tangier schools.   12th Grade Principal’s […]

Holly Grove Christian School announces final honor roll for the 2016-17 school year

WESTOVER — Holly Grove Christian School announces its fourth and final honor rolls for the 2016-17 school year.   1st Grade: Principal’s Roll: Maddison Bruno, Bradley Chatham, Lillian Hickman, Chloe Holland, Allison Horner, Aubrey Humphreys, Keven Jackson, Landon Kulha, Zachary Laird, William Lankford, Anna Leimbach, Layla Lewis, Ella Miles, Zoey Miller, Abigail Moon, Gabriella Orlik, […]

Holly Grove Christian School Honor Rolls for the third quarter of the 2016-17 school

Holly Grove Christian School in Westover announces its third quarter Honor Roll for the 2016-17 school year.   1st Grade: Principal’s Roll:, Chloe Holland, Allison Horner, Aubrey Humphreys, Keven Jackson, Landon Kulha, Zachary Laird, William Lankford, Anna Leimbach, Ella Miles, Abigail Moon, Gabriella Orlik, Keya Patel, Abigail Pokoo-Aikins, Ella Powell, Jayden Purnell, Autumn Riggin, Madeline […]

Arrive Alive simulator comes to UMES to simulate impaired, distracted driving

PRINCESS ANNE — The Arrive Alive Tour by UNITE will be at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Student Services Center courtyard 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 12. This high-tech simulator uses impact video and other resources to educate the public about driving while impaired and driving distracted because of texting. The simulator […]

Free tuition for Somerset grads going to Wor-Wic gets Hogan’s OK

PRINCESS ANNE — Legislation that provides free tuition and fees to Somerset County high school students who attend Wor-Wic Community College full-time starting in the fall semester immediately after graduation was signed into law April 3 by Gov. Larry Hogan. The eligibility is for up to three years, or until the completion of an associate’s […]

UMES student fisheries organization to host aquatic resources and ecosystems symposium

PRINCESS ANNE — The American Fisheries Society Student Subunit at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore is pleased to invite Delmarva-area citizens to a daylong research symposium focused on Delmarva’s Aquatic Resources and Ecosystems on April 28, 2017.   The symposium will highlight student research related to the aquatic resources and ecosystems found throughout the […]

UMES 40th in national survey as best place for adjunct professors

FORT MILL, S.C. — Data analysts from the personal financial website GoodCall.com released the 2017 list of Best Universities for Adjunct Professors, ranking the top universities for adjunct and non-tenure track professors to teach and earn a living. While the University of Maryland Eastern Shore did not make the top 10, of the 292 schools […]