Department of Defense http://publicradiodelmarva.net en Salisbury University Partners In $250 Million European Education Defense Program http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/salisbury-university-partners-250-million-european-education-defense-program <p>ADELPHI, Md. (AP) - The Department of Defense has awarded a $250 million contract to University of Maryland University College.</p><p>UMUC announced Monday that the contract calls for offering exclusive undergraduate and graduate instruction at military installations across Europe.</p><p>The contract, which is renewed annually, extends through the 2022-2023 academic year.</p><p>UMUC will offer its MBA program for the first time in the European Command. The university also will partner with two other institutions in the University System of Maryland for first-time overseas programs.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 16:11:25 +0000 Don Rush 37298 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Salisbury University Partners In $250 Million European Education Defense Program Rocket Launch at Wallops Flight Facility http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/rocket-launch-wallops-flight-facility <P>WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP) - NASA has launched a suborbital rocket for the Department of Defense from its Wallops Island Facility on Virginia's Eastern Shore.</P> <P>NASA says the Terrier-Lynx rocket was launched Tuesday evening.</P> <P>The space agency plans to launch a second Terrier-Lynx rocket on Saturday night. The rocket could be visible to residents in the Mid-Atlantic.&nbsp;</P> Wed, 12 Sep 2012 16:34:11 +0000 Don Rush 20896 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Rocket Launch at Wallops Flight Facility