Fifth-graders bring robotics to St. Mary’s County schools

Fifth-graders bring robotics to St. Mary’s County schools Mobile Learning Boxes make hands-on STEM learning available to elementary school classrooms What began as a research project by a group of Ridge Elementary fifth-grade students is now a county-wide science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) initiative making robotics available to all...

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CSM Hosts 2017 LEGO Robotics Championship

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) Robotics program hosted the 2017 LEGO Robotics Championship, junior division, April 8 at the college’s La Plata Campus. This year’s challenge theme was “Trash Trek.” Teams were asked to use LEGO Mindstorm/EV3 robotics systems to build robots that could complete a laundry list of...

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CSM Cyberhawks Take First Place at Statewide Competition

The College of Southern Maryland Cyberhawks won first place honors at the Maryland Community College Cyber Competition held April 7 at the Montgomery Community College Germantown Campus. The Cyberhawks competed against more than 20 teams from 10 different community colleges from across the state at the inaugural event. “This was...

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CSM to Offer Drone Courses at Leonardtown Campus

Two new drone classes will be offered this spring at the College of Southern Maryland’s Leonardtown Campus. The first course is designed for anyone who wants to learn how to safely operate a small unmanned aircraft system (sUAS) or drone. The second course is for those pilots who want to...

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