September 21, 2023

College Graduates Take the Stage

College Graduates

The 60th spring commencement at the College of Southern Maryland celebrated 522 candidates for 546 associate degrees and 244 certificates on May 17. The College Graduates took the stage at the La Plata Campus.

Talons Make Huge Waves at VEX U


When the College of Southern Maryland Talons arrived at the VEX U World Robotics Championship in Kentucky on April 24, they were touting critical skills, well-made robots, and high hopes of bringing home the best results ever seen in the six years that the team has earned a spot to compete on the world stage.

Volunteers Sought for Robotics Events

Robotics Events

Volunteers are needed to help local VEX Robotics competitions run smoothly.

CSM Robotics Team Has High Hopes for Season

The College of Southern Maryland robotics team has gone from laid back summer strategy sessions to much more intense days on the La Plata Campus as the Talons become immersed in the CSM robotics season.

CSM Robotics Team Up for a Challenge

Robotics Oyster Counting Challenge

Three College of Southern Maryland robotics students might have just found a way to help a local oyster business get its work done more quickly and more efficiently.

Hoyer Visits High-Achieving Students at CSM

High-Achieving Students

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer met recently with some of College of Southern Maryland’s most high-achieving students. The congressman visited robotics and cybersecurity students May 9, congratulating them on recent collegiate achievements and learning about their academic programs.

Jr. VEX IQ Challenge Seeks Volunteers

Junior VEX IQ Challenge

The Southern Maryland Junior VEX IQ Challenge is set for Jan. 14, 2017, in St. Mary’s County, and The Patuxent Partnership has issued a call for event volunteers. College of Southern Maryland and Great Mills High School are hosting the event at the Dr. James A. Forrest Career and Technology Center in Leonardtown.

TPP Announces Volunteer Needs

New Leadership

Several volunteer needs and opportunities are coming up all over St. Mary’s County, and The Patuxent Partnership is connecting volunteers with organizations that need them.

Brick Girls Win Robotics Challenge

Brick Girls

The Brick Girls of Barstow Elementary, the school’s robotics team, took home the Robot Performance and Champion’s Award for elementary schools at the LEGO Robotics Challenge on April 16 at the College of Southern Maryland.

Plum Point Middle Wins Big at Robotics Challenge

Plum Point

Gator Bytes, the robotics team of Plum Point Middle School, took home the Robot Performance and the Champion’s Award at the College of Southern Maryland LEGO Robotics Challenge for middle schools on April 16, 2016.