Worcester Prep Fourth Grader, Abbey Miller, Congratulated By John Hopkins Center For Talented Youth

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Worcester Preparatory School fourth grade student Abbey Miller is congratulated by Neetu Dhawan-Gray, Assistant Director for the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth (CTY), for her exceptional performance on a rigorous, above-grade-level test given to academically talented second through eighth grade students. She received a High Honors Pin for her excellent scores in the 2013-2014 school year testing.

Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity Donates $1,100 To Operation We Care

Salisbury University’s chapter of the Alpha Phi Omega (APO) service fraternity recently donated $1,100 to Operation We Care to help offset the cost of postage for the organization’s overseas military care packages. Pictured, from left, are Operation We Care representative Diana Merritt, APO members Jose Nina, Amy Sullivan and Andrew Kratzmeier, and Operation We Care coordinator Jeff Merritt.

Worcester County Commission For Women Distribute Summer Reading Materials And Book Bags To Seaside Christian Academy Students

The Friends members of the Worcester County Commission for Women distributed summer reading materials and colorful book bags this month to first, second and third grade students at Seaside Christian Academy. The Commission’s McGuffey Bookworm Club encourages students to read throughout the summer months. On June 2, approximately 1,600 students at six elementary schools will be presented their books and … Continue reading

SD High School Juniors And Seniors Witness Mock Accident Drill

In a coordinated effort between Stephen Decatur High School Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) members and local fire and police departments, funeral homes, and the Maryland State Police, SDHS juniors and seniors witnessed a mock accident drill as part of some of the pre-Prom activities encouraging safety earlier this month. Above, SADD member Carly Berterman undergoes a mock Breathalyzer drill.

Juarez-Martinez Winner Of MSET Multimedia Contest

The Maryland Society for Educational Technology (MSET) selected Stephen Decatur Middle School student America Juarez-Martinez the winner of their Multimedia contest for 6-8th grades. She created a movie about Autism focusing on her Autistic brother to show various behaviors, coping mechanisms, emotions and hopes. She is shown with MSET Contest Coordinator Ben Hurley receiving her award and a Kindle Fire … Continue reading

SU Students Attend Scientista Symposium At MIT

Six Salisbury University students recently attended the inaugural Scientista Symposium at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Boston. Designed to enhance the education of women studying science, the symposium was titled “Scientistas Speak Out: The Importance of Communication in Science.” Pictured, from left, are Louise Coltharp, Sarah Confrancisco, Rachel Flanagan, Veronica Martinez-Vargas, Katherine Murphy and May Palace.

Salisbury Horizons, Flying Mustache Ponies Destination Imagination Team Qualifies For Global Finals

In honor of Salisbury Horizons student Kilee Taylor and her teammates, Executive Director Dr. Harlan Eagle on behalf of the Horizons Board presented a check for $525 to the Flying Mustache Ponies Destination Imagination team. The team recently qualified for the Destination Imagination Global Finals in Knoxville, Tenn. Pictured with Eagle, from left, are team members David Choi, Sara Sadjadi, Osman Yaya, … Continue reading