January 19, 2019

Calvert Chamber Gives $2K for Scholarships

Calvert Chamber

The Calvert County Chamber of Commerce gave the College of Southern Maryland a $2,000 check recently to help pay for student scholarships. The Calvert Chamber made the presentation during the chamber’s annual holiday Business After Hours event hosted by CSM at its Prince Frederick Campus.

CSM Institutes Tuition Relief Plan During Govt. Shutdown

Tuition relief

The College of Southern Maryland is providing support for its returning students whose family or themselves are being financially impacted by the current federal government shutdown.

CSM Building Gets LEED Designation

LEED Designation

Environmental sustainability is a high priority for the College of Southern Maryland, and the college is demonstrating that commitment every day. CSM’s Regional Hughesville Campus Center for Trades and Energy Training has achieved a major LEED designation.

Shah Donation to Help Nursing, Health Students

Shah Donation

Dr. Ila Shah, director of the College of Southern Maryland Foundation, and her husband, Dr. Vinod K. Shah, have given a tremendous gift to students at CSM.

CSM Donors Break Giving Tuesday Record

Giving Tuesday Record

Donors who care about the success of local students broke a Giving Tuesday Record by making incredible donations to the College of Southern Maryland this year on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. 

CSM’s Bee Campus, More Get Grant Boost

Bee Campus

The Chaney Enterprises Foundation awarded the College of Southern Maryland two grants in September for a total of $20,000 for the college’s efforts inside and outside its classrooms. Programs like the Bee Campus and skills training are getting a boost.

CSM Celebrates Its Diamond Decade

Diamond Decade

Members of the College of Southern Maryland Foundation, along with college faculty and staff, joined alumni and the entire Southern Maryland community to commemorate CSM’s 60th anniversary with a spirited “Diamond Decade Mania” bash Sept. 29, 2018.

CSM Reception Welcomes Trade Students

Trade Students at CSM

Sixty-six students were welcomed to the College of Southern Maryland with a reception in the Center for Trades and Energy Training CORE construction lab on the Hughesville Campus.

Construction Management Program Answers Demand

Construction Management

October is Careers in Construction Month. To celebrate, the College of Southern Maryland is having its Construction Management Technology program students ready for the 2019 Rebuilding Together In Charles County event with an eye on managing construction work, as well as performing it.

TPP Establishes CSM Pathways Scholarship

Pathways

College of Southern Maryland received a large gift from The Patuxent Partnership. The group recently presented $10,000 to the CSM Foundation to establish a TPP Pathways Scholarship Fund for students who are interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity or science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields.