STEM Festival Promises Mind-Bending Day

Brainiacs, unite! The St. Mary’s County STEM Festival returns Saturday, Nov. 5, for a day packed with hands-on activities for students yearning for more knowledge about their world and their universe. Organized by the St. Mary’s County Public Schools with involvement by The Patuxent Partnership and its members, the festival...

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CSM Talons Robotics Team Wins Startup Maryland Prize

$500 Will Be Used to Advise Other Community Colleges How to Start Their Own Teams Members of the College of Southern Maryland Talons robotics team headed to Indian Head recently to give robot demonstrations for visitors to Startup Maryland’s STRT1UP road show. What the students hadn’t counted on was walking...

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From Dually Enrolled CSM College Student to NAVAIR Physicist to Inventor: Kristina Rickard Pursues—And Achieves—The Impossible

Kristina Rickard was just 15 years old when she started college. Already a student at Great Mills High School, Rickard began her higher education journey at the College of Southern Maryland through the dual enrollment program. Since that time, Rickard has thrived. Now a physicist for Naval Air Systems Command,...

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Week of Events at CSM to Explore Transfer Options

College Fairs at Three Campuses, Other Sessions to Be Offered Sept. 19-23 With the majority of students attending the College of Southern Maryland with the goal of preparing to transfer and pursue their bachelor’s degrees, CSM students can learn more about the transfer process during Transfer Awareness Week Sept. 19-23....

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CSM Session Will Offer Information on NSA Internships

National Security Agency Opens Co-op Program to Community College Students The National Security Agency has opened up its educational co-op program to community college students. The College of Southern Maryland will host an information session for eligible students at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the La Plata Campus in...

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Volunteer to Mentor a St. Mary’s County High School Student with their Science Fair Project!

The Educational Outreach Office (EOO) is seeking Scientists and Engineers who are willing to mentor high school students with their science fair projects on agreed upon Saturday dates from early October through late January for the Science Fair Mentor Program (SFMP).  Mentors and students are matched based on profession, project...

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