May 27, 2018

Robotics Can’t Start Too Soon


Robotics can develop STEM skills from pre-K classrooms through high school, according to the RES Rockets, and they should know.

TPP Hosts Cybersecurity Event March 2


The Patuxent Partnership will present “Cybersecurity: Threat Detection and Management” from 8 am to 4:30 pm Thursday, March 2, at Southern Maryland Higher Education Center at 44219 Airport Road in California.

CSM Hosts VEX IQ Challenge

VEX IQ Challenge

Elementary and middle school students will be competing Feb. 11, 2017, at Great Mills High School in the Southern Maryland VEX IQ Challenge. The competition is sponsored by College of Southern Maryland and supported by local businesses and The Patuxent Partnership.

Reception Will Honor TPP Science Fair Winners

science fair

The Patuxent Partnership will host its 2017 St. Mary’s County Science and Engineering special awards reception Feb. 21, honoring the middle and high school TPP and International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) award winners who participated in the science and engineering fair.

VEX Robotics Competition Set at CSM

VEX robotics competition

College of Southern Maryland will host the Robotics Senior Division VEX competition Feb. 4, 2017, with support from The Patuxent Partnership. The Senior Division uses the VEX Robotics Design System for its competition platform.

Additive Manufacturing Topic of TPP Briefing

TPP Additive Manufacturing

The Patuxent Partnership will host a Feb. 14 briefing on developments in the field of additive manufacturing and what it means for NAVAIR. Guest speakers will be Liz McMichael and Dr. William Frazier.

Register Now for Upcoming TPP Programs

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Upcoming topics to be addressed by The Patuxent Partnership include additive manufacturing and US-Russian relations in the Trump administration.

Foreign Military Sales – Opportunities for Pax River

foreign military sales

The Patuxent Partnership briefing on foreign military sales described impacts from growing sales of US arms, defense equipment, defense services, technical assistance, and military training to foreign governments; a 17 percent increase in defense equipment exports since 2010.

Math Girls Day Gets a Permanent Sponsor

Math Girls Day

After having to be downsized due to lack of funding, a popular semi-annual program at St. Mary’s College of Maryland has gotten a permanent sponsor. Math Girls Day, hosted by the Women in Science House Living Learning Community, or WiSH, is now being sponsored by Mathnasium.

Math Circle Meets Jan. 14 at Library

Math Circle Meets

Southern Maryland Math Circle will hold its next session from 10 am to noon Jan. 14, 2017, at the Lexington Park Library.