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CSM Students Travel to Annapolis, Advocate to Keep Community Colleges Affordable and Accessible for All

February 20, 2024

First-year College of Southern Maryland (CSM) student Denzel Chance travelled to Annapolis today to testify before the Maryland House of Delegates Appropriations Committee in support of House Bill (HB) 0607 – a bill that if passed would make it easier for students pursuing noncredit workforce certificates, licensures, or apprenticeship programs to receive the Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship. It is the second time in two weeks that Chance, who is a Promise Scholarship recipient himself, visited Annapolis to meet with his representatives, share his CSM story, and support fellow students.

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CSM and Community Celebrate Engineers Week, Extend “Welcome to the Future”

February 19, 2024

“Welcome to the Future” is the theme for 2024 National Engineers Week, or E-Week, which runs through Feb. 25 and is dedicated to ensuring a diverse and well-educated future engineering workforce by increasing understanding of, and interest in, engineering and technology careers. This month, local county governments again joined in the efforts to recognize E-week and the College of Southern Maryland (CSM), where the next generation of engineers can affordably access engineering programs that will help launch their STEM careers and meet the needs of tomorrow's workforce.

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CSM Announces Delayed Opening Saturday Feb. 17, 2024

February 16, 2024

All campuses of College of Southern Maryland (CSM) will have a delayed opening until 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, due to inclement weather and potentially hazardous driving conditions. In-person classes will begin at 10 a.m. All online classes and online services will be held and available as scheduled. CSM will reevaluate conditions by 7 a.m. Feb. 17, and will make an announcement if the delay is extended.

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CSM Faculty Couple Shares Love of Teaching, Arts

February 14, 2024

Throughout February – a month traditionally focused on friendship and affection – the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) continues its long tradition of highlighting kindness and goodwill toward its students, employees, and the community by sharing acts and stories of #CSMLove. This Valentine’s Day, Steve and Gina Johnson, of Golden Beach, join in the #CSMLove campaign by reflecting on their love of the CSM community – and each other.

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CSM Hosts Robotics Tournament for 30 Local Middle, High Schools

February 13, 2024

Thirty VEX robotics teams from Charles County middle and high schools descended upon the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) recently to compete in the Southern Maryland VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) Tournament – marking the return of robotic competition at the college since the start of the pandemic.

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The Evidence is Clear: Criminal Justice Adjunct Professor Megan Roberts Is an Excellent Instructor

January 18, 2024

At the College of Southern Maryland (CSM), courses are designed to equip students for the real world. In some courses, that might mean getting hands-on experience with technology or budgets. In the forensics classes taught by St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office (SMCSO) Crime Lab Supervisor and CSM Criminal Justice Adjunct Instructor Megan Roberts '05, it means students spend a semester gathering evidence and investigating stab wounds and blood spatters.

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CSM Celebrates Graduates at 25th Winter Commencement

January 17, 2024

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) recognized 434 candidates for 350 degrees and 171 certificates during its 25th Winter Commencement ceremonies Jan. 12. in a day filled with joyous applause, tears, photo sessions, and pop-up celebrations at the college’s La Plata Campus.

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CSM Announces Delayed Opening Wednesday Jan. 17, 2024

January 16, 2024

All campuses of College of Southern Maryland (CSM) will have a delayed opening until 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 17, due to inclement weather and potentially hazardous driving conditions. In-person classes will begin at 10 a.m. and all in-person classes that were planned before 10 a.m. will not be held. All online classes and online services will be held and available as scheduled. Essential operations employees should report to work following the direction of their supervisors.

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Join a “Big Conversation” on the Racial Wealth Gap Jan. 28

January 16, 2024

Join The Big Conversation Partners in Dismantling Racism and Privilege in Southern Maryland to learn about “The Racial Wealth Gap: Rooted in Land and Home Ownership” Sunday, Jan. 28. The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) is a community partner for the event.

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UPDATE: CSM Closes Campuses Jan. 16, 2024 Due to Inclement Weather; Remote Telework, Online Classes Held As Scheduled

January 16, 2024

All campuses of the College of Southern Maryland (CSM) are closed today, Tuesday, Jan. 16, due to inclement weather and potential hazardous driving conditions. In-person classes are cancelled. All online classes and online services will be held and available as scheduled. Telework-eligible employees should work remotely. Essential operations employees should report to work following the direction of their supervisors.

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CSM Announces Delayed Opening for Tuesday Jan. 16, 2024

January 15, 2024

All campuses of College of Southern Maryland (CSM) will have a delayed opening until 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 16, due to inclement weather and potentially hazardous driving conditions. In-person classes will begin at 10 a.m. and all in-person classes that were planned before 10 a.m. will not be held. All online classes and online services will be held and available as scheduled.

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CSM Campuses Close Early Jan. 9 Due to Inclement Weather

January 9, 2024

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) will close early today, Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2024 due to inclement weather predictions and potentially hazardous driving conditions. All campuses and instructional sites will close at 2 p.m.

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CSM Announces 2023 Fall Semester Dean’s List

January 4, 2024

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) has released its dean’s list for the 2023 fall sessions. Students who have earned 12 or more credits at CSM are eligible to be considered for the dean’s list. At the end of the fall, spring, and summer sessions, full- and part-time students who have completed at least six credits during the semester and have earned a term grade point average of 3.5 or better will be included on the dean’s list. For more information about CSM, visit www.csmd.edu

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