July 7, 2022

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Two Primary Candidate Forums Set

Vote Centers

Two 2022 Primary Election candidate forums will be held at the Lexington Park Library on June 22 and 29. A meet-and-greet will occur from 5 to 5:30 pm and each forum will begin at 5:30 pm.

Meet the ’22 Primary Election Candidates

Primary Election

Three 2022 Primary Election candidate forums will be held at the Lexington Park Library on June 15, 22, and 29.

The Global Assault on Democracy Topic of TPP Talk

Democracy

National security expert Dr. Tom Nichols will present a talk, “The Global Assault on Democracy,” at St. Mary’s College of Maryland on Tuesday, April 12. The event is being sponsored by The Patuxent Partnership and the Center for the Study of Democracy at SMCM.

Bolden Rides ‘Soft Power’ to NASA and Beyond

Former NASA administrator and Marine Corp test pilot Charles Bolden, in a personable webinar, “My Journey to NASA and Becoming a Soft Power Advocate,” described how soft power defined his path toward success and overcoming obstacles of race by “never giving up.”

South China Sea Topic of TPP Webinar

South China Sea

Gregory Poling of the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative will lead the upcoming “Rock & Rules: American and the South China Seas” webinar Oct. 21. The Patuxent Partnership and St. Mary’s College of Maryland Center for the Study of Democracy will co-sponsor the event.

SMCM Scientists to Host Virtual Public Health Panel

Scientists

Join the The Center for the Study of Democracy as it presents a virtual panel June 24 featuring St. Mary’s College of Maryland scientists on the St. Mary’s County COVID-19 Scientific Advisory Group and the St. Mary’s County Health Department to discuss public health issues including COVID-19.

Van Hollen to Speak April 8 at SMCM

Van Hollen

US Sen. Chris Van Hollen is coming to St. Mary’s College of Maryland on April 8, 2019, from noon to 1 pm, and The Patuxent Partnership is a sponsor of the event.

Deficit to Disaster? Learn More at TPP Event

New Leadership

Do bigger deficits mean disaster ahead? How long will it be before federal spending on interest payments exceeds the defense budget? Find out Sept. 6 when Dr. Dan Crippen speaks at a Patuxent Partnership program at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

Eberly Is Interim Director of Center for Study of Democracy

Eberly

Todd Eberly, associate professor of political science and public policy, has been chosen to serve as the interim director of St. Mary’s College of Maryland’s Center for the Study of Democracy. He says the center’s forum collaboration with The Patuxent Partnership will continue.

Putin Draws Crowd to St. Mary’s College

Putin

Putin draws a crowd to St. Mary’s College of Maryland — just what he wants.