Naval Station Mayport in Florida was selected to house the Navy’s new squadron of unmanned aerial surveillance Triton drones. Mayport in Jacksonville was chosen as the drone hub from three finalists. The other two were NAS Key West and NASA Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia.
Robotics can develop STEM skills from pre-K classrooms through high school, according to the RES Rockets, and they should know.
The College of Southern Maryland is planning events for Black History Month. The college’s Institutional Equity and Diversity Office will host a documentary screening and discussion of “13th” and a visit by Jimmy Bland, a baseball hall of famer and veteran, who will share his experiences in the Negro League and the US Army.
Morning Coffee is off the burner today, but will be back Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017.
The US Labor Department reports that 227,000 private sector jobs were added in January 2017. This was the final report from the Obama administration.
The Southern Maryland Higher Education Center will offer the third film in the Bridges to the World International Film Festival on Wednesday, Feb. 22. “Son of Saul” will be shown at 6:30 pm.
Dr. Mark Whitten wants you to throw away your reading glasses!
Members of the Calvert County Chamber of Commerce donated $1,030 to the CSM Foundation during its Giving Tuesday efforts in November.