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UMES hosts chamber music theatre performance

Mar 17, 2017

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – The University of Maryland Eastern Shore plays host to a free performance, “Ain’t I a Woman,” Thursday, March 30 by the Core Ensemble of Lake Worth, Fla.

The 7 p.m. chamber music theatre piece takes place at UMES’ Ella Fitzgerald Center along with an 11 a.m. master class, The Business of Art, in the Richard F. Hazel Hall, room 1020.

Tapping into the 'Force'

Feb 26, 2017
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UMES art professor part of exclusive exhibit

UMES hosts Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Feb 10, 2017
Jeff Sabo

Free performance Feb. 25, 7 p.m.

Black History Month exhibit opens Feb. 2

Jan 27, 2017

Women of Color Working With Color

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

Jan 23, 2017
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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.

Norman Blanco and Bobby Donson parlayed senior-year internships in UMES' PGA golf management program into assistant club pro jobs at the renowned venue overlooking the Pacific Ocean along the central California coast.

“I'm trying to be humble about the whole experience,” said Blanco, who grew up in New Orleans. “But, yeah, I have to pinch myself when I think about it.”

Nemazie photographs on exhibit at Mosely Gallery

Oct 31, 2016
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PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – Local photographer and world traveler Cheryl Nemazie presents, “A Career in Balance; Capturing the World from Both Sides of the Economic Divide,” at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Mosely Gallery.

The exhibit opens with a reception Thursday, Nov. 3, from 4-6 p.m. and remains on display through Nov. 23. 

“These beautiful photographs provide an intimate glimpse of the glaring inequities in our world,” Mosely Gallery Director Susan Holt said.  “The contrast is poignant, but the overall message is also positive.”

Tri-County College Fair an annual community service

Oct 12, 2016
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High school juniors and seniors can connect with representatives from colleges across the country at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s Tri-County College Fair.  

The event, in its 15th year, is free and takes place Thurs., Oct. 20, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the William P. Hytche Athletic Center.

UMES faculty member receives U.S. patent

Oct 12, 2016

Dr. Yuanwei Jin is the first faculty member in two decades to be the primary recipient of a U.S. Patent assigned exclusively to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.Credit UMES Office of Public RelationsEdit | Remove

Dr. Yuanwei Jin has come up with an invention that could head off energy pipeline ruptures like the one that caused gasoline prices to spike in September, and he’s been issued a patent for his unique idea.

UMES Gourmet Dinner tickets on sale

Oct 3, 2016
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Tickets go on sale Oct. 5 for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore’s gourmet dining series; a long-time fall tradition.  This year, hospitality and tourism management students and faculty have planned a Veterans’ Day salute and a month later, a holiday celebration.

The five-course meals take place Nov. 11 and Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. in the Richard A. Henson Center ballroom. Advanced tickets are required and can be purchased in the Henson Center, suite 2100, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost is $50 per person, per meal.

UMES center earns $15.5 million to train students in marine science

Sep 27, 2016
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PRINCESS ANNE, Md.--The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Office of Education has awarded nearly $3 million to the NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center at UMES to continue its mission of training and graduating students, especially those from underrepresented groups, in the marine and environmental sciences.  

The grant will provide $15.5 million over its five-year span to the university, the center’s lead institution, and its partners.   

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