The Zika Virus: What You Need to Know

BY MEGAN MAHEDY Staff Writer This past week, the World Health Organization has announced the reported mass of birth defects linked to the Zika Virus a global public health emergency. Previously, the WHO has only announced a global public health emergency three times since 2007. These emergencies have included the influenza pandemic in 2009, the […]

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Black History Month helps students across campus understand heritage

BY SHANNON WILEY News Editor @TheShannonWiley As students get settled into their new semester, several organizations on campus want to be a resource for another education: one on Black History Month, also known as African American History Month. Salisbury University organizations such as the Salisbury Student Committee, the National Association for the Advancement of Colored […]

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Tips for transfer students

BY KIM MOSEMAN Staff Writer Newsflash: Starting a new school can be just as nerve wracking for a transfer student as it is for a freshman. While transfer students already have a basic idea of what college is, either from attending another large university or community college, previous connotations and expectations can delay assimilation to […]


How to celebrate the Super Bowl

BY TIMOTHY YOUNG Website Editor @TheTimothyYoung February is here and you know what that means. Over 100 million people will gather around their televisions and watch the Super Bowl. This year will be no different, and we at the Flyer want you to watch the Super Bowl in style, so here a couple tips on having an […]

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MBB: Sea Gulls’ escape comeback with win over Mary Washington

BY RICKY POLLITT Sports Editor @rickypollitt52 After a heartbreaking comeback loss to CNU Wednesday night, Salisbury’s men’s basketball team nearly had a repeat game by letting up a 13 point lead at halftime to conference rival Mary Washington. With 11 three-pointers, seven steals and a half-court buzzer beater, luck was on Salisbury’s side as they […]


Women’s basketball loses fourth straight, remains in playoff spot

BY JACOB TROXELL Editor-in-Chief One day at a time. That was the message from Salisbury University Women’s Basketball Head Coach Kelly Lewandowski after the Sea Gulls dropped their fourth in a row to Mary Washington University 79-53 in Maggs Gym Saturday afternoon. After holding Mary Washington (18-3, 12-2) to one made field goal in their […]

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Marvel’s New Marvelous Show

BY LILLY METCALFE Staff Writer Alcohol, superpowers and a crazy ex-boyfriend, three elements that create a new thrilling television show called “Jessica Jones.” The show was inspired by Marvel’s comic book “Alias,” where Jones’ character first appears. Her character is introduced into several other popular comics as well, so there is the possibility she might interact with […]

Making a documentary: Murderer Edition

BY RILEY FANNING Staff Writer The American Criminal Justice System purports the famous phrase “innocent until proven guilty.” The recent culture shock surrounding convicted murderer Steven Avery seems to prove the opposite – declared guilty until proven innocent by a Netflix documentary series. “Making a Murderer” is a ten-part true-crime Netflix phenomenon. The series follows a man’s […]

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