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News Archive 2021



  • Newly minted American

    Jan. 6, 2021 will go down in American history as the day democracy faced one of its stiffest challenges when citizens angry about 2020's presidential election results stormed the Capitol. Akanni Salako, a third-year student in UMES' physical therapy ...

    Monday, March 1, 2021
    UMES Earns 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School Designation

    The University of Maryland Eastern Shore announced today that it has earned the 2021-2022 Military Friendly® School designation. Institutions earning the Military Friendly® School designation were evaluated using public data sources and responses fro...

    Wednesday, February 17, 2021
    UMES, Salisbury University renew dual-degree partnership in physics & engineering

    The University of Maryland Eastern Shore and Salisbury University have renewed an academic partnership allowing students to earn two undergraduate degrees in four and a half years. The dual-degree program in physics and engineering will streamline in...

    Wednesday, February 17, 2021
    Dr. James M. White Jr. ~ national alumni leader

    Editor's note: Meet Dr. James M. White, Jr., the newly elected president of the UMES National Alumni Association (NAA) and former university administrator. After graduating with a degree in physical education / sports management in 1982, he went on t...

    Wednesday, January 27, 2021
    ‘Prosperity and tranquility’

    In my life, many women have inspired, encouraged and empowered me. My mother, who was an embodiment of equanimity and strength, instilled in me the confidence to overcome every hurdle with valor, intention and resilience. The rise of women in leaders...

    Monday, January 25, 2021
    UMES alumnus is the 2020 top U.S. Army soldier

    The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is the alma mater of the U.S. Army's 2020 Soldier of the Year. Sgt. James B. Akinola, a combat medic assigned to the hospital at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C., earned the honor this past fall with the best cu...

    Thursday, January 21, 2021
    'California dreamin'

    Masiel Ramirez came up with an idea for a “Kodak moment” -- have keepsake pictures made with two older sisters, each sporting swag from their respective alma maters, to celebrate her December 2020 graduation from UMES. “I know how my mom is with pict...

    Saturday, January 16, 2021
    Digital media studies is UMES’ newest major

    A digital media studies degree will be added to the University of Maryland Eastern Shore's roster of undergraduate majors beginning in the fall 2021. The Department of English and Modern Languages currently offers courses in production and programmin...

    Tuesday, January 12, 2021