Since 2014, Greg Salsbury has served as the president of Western Colorado University, a public, 4-year college located in rural Gunnison. While enrollments have increased significantly during Greg Salsbury’s tenure, Western Colorado University is still classified as a small university.
Defined as institutions with fewer than 5,000 students, small universities can offer a fantastic college experience for the right student. Some of the biggest perks of attending a small school include:
Smaller classes: While many institutions offer smaller class sizes, small schools almost never offer the massive lecture-style courses that are commonplace at larger universities. …
Greg Salsbury serves as president of Western Colorado University. In his free time, Greg Salsbury maintains an interest in tennis.
The global coronavirus outbreak reached the tennis world during the second week of March, as fears surrounding COVID-19 resulted in the cancellation of both the BNP Paribas Open and Miami Open tournaments. With no tennis to report on in 2020, here’s an overview of the tournaments considered by experts to be two of the biggest non-Grand Slam events in the sport.
Known informally as Indian Wells, the BNP Paribas Open draws the world’s top men’s and women’s players to Southern California for an event often referred to as the “fifth Grand Slam.” The history of Indian Wells dates back to 1976, when the tournament then known as the American Airlines Tennis Games crowned Jimmy Connors its first champion. Most recently, the 2019 BNP Paribas Open saw teenager Bianca Andreescu prevail on the women’s side, while Austrian Dominic Thiem won the men’s title. …
Greg Salsbury, an accomplished executive with a background in academia and personal finance, serves as president of Western Colorado University. Outside of his work at Western Colorado University, Greg Salsbury enjoys spending his free time playing sports, such as tennis.
Many people struggle with understanding how scoring in tennis works. Essentially, all tennis matches consist of either two to three sets. Players must win the majority of these sets to win. Meanwhile, each set consists of several games. Getting four points in a game means a player wins the game and winning six games awards a player a set.
In tennis, scores are denoted as love, 15, 30, or 40 which translates to 0, 1, 2, 3 points. At the beginning of each serve, the score is announced, with the server’s score called first followed by their opponent’s. For example, if the server has two points, while their opponent has three, the spoken score will be…