Aminta Breaux Named President of Bowie State University

Breaux has been appointed president of Bowie State University. She comes to the USM from Millersville University in Pennsylvania, where she served as vice president for advancement. Breaux will join Bowie as president on July 1, 2017.


Rommel Gift to Salisbury University to Benefit Center for Entrepreneurship

Dave and Patsy Rommel's $5.5 million gift to SU will benefit the new Center for Entrepreneurship in downtown Salisbury at the Plaza Gallery Building. The Center is to open by 2020 and will feature a shared co-working space for SU entrepreneurs, among other features.


Bowie State University Establishes James E. Proctor Endowed Fund

Bowie State University has established the James E. Proctor endowed fund and named the education building in the alum's honor. In 1990, Proctor was appointed to the House of Delegates. He became vice-chair of the appropriations committee and helped secure $200 million from the state for Bowie State during his career.


Chancellor Emeritus William E. "Brit" Kirwan Honored

Congratulations to Brit Kirwan, who will be inducted into the Baltimore Sun's 2017 Maryland Business and Civic Hall of Fame. Brit is among ten men and women who have made extraordinary contributions in business, government, philanthropy, and the arts.


Kirwan Center for Academic Innovation

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Stories of Impact

Nichole Land and Oliver Meyers are graduates of USM institutions. In Stories of Impact, they reflect on the scholarships they received and the importance of gift-giving in higher education.

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