Engineer Like A Girl / La Plata

Engineer Like A Girl is a one-week summer program to increase awareness and familiarize high school girls in Southern Maryland with career opportunities in the field of engineering. The goal of this program is to stomp out negative stereotypes commonly associated with women’s ability to pursue careers in math and...

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Engineer Like A Girl / Leonardtown Campus

Engineer Like A Girl is a one-week summer program to increase awareness and familiarize high school girls in Southern Maryland with career opportunities in the field of engineering. The goal of this program is to stomp out negative stereotypes commonly associated with women’s ability to pursue careers in math and...

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CSM Women in STEM Conference

CSM Women in STEM Conference Learn about the infinite possibilities for a career in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics. Featuring keynote presenter Dr. Syria Wesley May 3, 2019 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. La Plata Campus Center for Business and Industry (BI Building) This event is open to young women ages...

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Night of Engineering

Night of Engineering is an opportunity to learn about the College of Southern Maryland’s Mechanical and Electrical Engineering partnership with the University of Maryland College Park and Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) located at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station in St. Mary’s County. The event is free but registration...

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VEX Robotics Middle School Championship

Each year (in April) a new challenge is announced for the competition. This year, the challenge is VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) In the Zone. Teams must build a robot to compete in the challenge. During the championship event, teams will be interviewed by judges for awards.

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VEX IQ Robotics Tournament

CSM and Great Mills High School will be hosting the Southern Maryland VEX IQ Challenge on January 13, 2018 at Great Mills High School, Great Mills MD. This competition is designed for elementary through middle school students.

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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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