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CSM Awards Tenure to Six Faculty Members

May 25, 2022

“After an intense review process by their peers, it is my honor to recommend their award of tenure,” CSM Provost and Vice President of Learning Dr. Rodney Redmond told the trustees. “These faculty members have given exceptional service, developed top-notch scholarship, and taught high-caliber classes to the CSM student body and community.”

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CSM Students Honored at Academic Excellence Award Reception

May 24, 2022

Students recognized for academic achievements in their fields of study during College of Southern Maryland’s (CSM) 39th Annual Academic Excellence Awards Reception included a retired Air Force dentist who discovered a passion for sculpture; a member of the CSM Hawks baseball team who is headed for a career as a social studies teacher; a student who helped lead CSM’s robotics team to its ranking as the best community college robotics team in the country; and a professional photographer who had returned to school to study cybersecurity.

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CSM Foundation Celebrates Colleagues, Friends, President Murphy with Engraved Bricks at Leonardtown Campus

May 23, 2022

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) Foundation was joined by faculty, staff, and honored guests this spring at the Leonardtown Campus, to honor supporters with engraved bricks laid in remembrance of loved ones, and in celebration of colleagues and friends of the CSM community who serve as the college’s champions. Purchased through the CSM Foundation, proceeds from the sale of the bricks go toward the student success fund.

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CSM Announces 2022 Spring Commencement Candidates for Graduation

May 16, 2022

The following students were recognized as candidates for associate degrees, certificates or letters of recognition at the College of Southern Maryland’s (CSM) 63rd Spring Commencement ceremony held Friday, May 13, 2022, at the La Plata Campus.

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CSM's Robotics Team - the Talons - Place 10th in World Competition

May 10, 2022

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) competitive robotics team – the Talons – headed to Dallas last week for the VEX Robotics World Championship where they competed against dozens of university teams from around the globe to earn the title of the 10th best team in the technology category and 11th best in the skills category.

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CSM Appoints Lesley Quattlebaum to Lead Velocity Center

May 9, 2022

The College of Southern Maryland (CSM) announces the appointment of Lesley Quattlebaum, of La Plata, to director of the CSM Velocity Center in Indian Head. In her role, Quattlebaum will guide the Velocity Center as it continues to be a catalyst for scientific and innovative workforce development in collaboration with the Town of Indian Head, the U.S. Navy and the community.

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Cabinet Conversations: The Meaning of Place in the Post-Pandemic World

May 3, 2022

The character of our places, the spirit of our places, and the love of our places remained—even in the most confusing days of the pandemic. We found that our shared values and experiences were not bound to a particular space but rather created a place that could live beyond the gates of a college. While our experiences help us attach meaning to a space, it is ultimately not the space that creates a sense of place but the shared experiences themselves. A sense of place can be anywhere—in-person or virtual—we feel accepted and supported by others.

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Cabinet Conversations: Community Colleges: One Answer to the Student Debt Crisis

April 26, 2022

The CSM’s President’s Cabinet agreed during the COVID-19 pandemic to some core principles that would take us into the future, namely that we value the diverse needs of our college community and that we support a flexible workplace. The college recognized that employees needed to be supported in finding a work-life balance while balancing the need for in-person contact important to the college’s mission to support student needs.

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Congressman Steny Hoyer Tours New Center for Health Sciences Construction Site at CSM’s Regional Hughesville Campus; Secures $500,000 for Programming

April 20, 2022

Congressman Steny Hoyer met with College of Southern Maryland (CSM) leadership and staff to tour the construction of the new Center for Health Sciences at the college’s Regional Hughesville Campus April 19. During a pre-tour briefing, the group discussed how the $500,000 in critical funding Hoyer secured in FY2022 omnibus is being used to upgrade equipment for the new facility’s health education programs.

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CSM Mourns Death of Board of Trustee Samuel C. Jones

April 19, 2022

The College of Southern Maryland mourns the passing of CSM Board of Trustee Samuel C. Jones. Jones, who passed away April 12, had served and led the college and its students since 2013 when he was appointed by then Governor Martin O’Malley.

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Cabinet Conversations: Flexible Work Schedules Meet the Diverse Need of College Community

April 19, 2022

The CSM’s President’s Cabinet agreed during the COVID-19 pandemic to some core principles that would take us into the future, namely that we value the diverse needs of our college community and that we support a flexible workplace. The college recognized that employees needed to be supported in finding a work-life balance while balancing the need for in-person contact important to the college’s mission to support student needs.

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Nearly 30 Employers to Participate in Tri-County Job and Career Fair April 15

April 14, 2022

The Spring 2022 Tri-County Job and Career Fair will be held Friday, April 15 at the College of Southern Maryland La Plata Campus from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Job seekers are encouraged to arrive early, be prepared to ask questions of nearly 30 participating employers and bring ample copies of their resume. There will be space available to fill out applications on site and submit them directly to hiring managers.

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