June 24, 2019

Region’s STEM Teachers Recognized

STEM Teachers

The school systems of Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s counties worked with Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative to choose and honor 22 educators with Outstanding Teacher awards for their leadership in the fields of mathematics, science, technology, and engineering.

Wesley Is Keynote for Women in STEM Event

Women in STEM

Dr. Syria Wesley, an alumna of College of Southern Maryland, will return to the La Plata Campus on May 3 to offer the keynote speech at the college’s annual Women in STEM Conference.

Register Now for Accelerated Acquistion Discussion

Accelerated Acquisition

Online registration closes soon for the Accelerated Acquisition panel event for defense contractors March 13, hosted by Sabre Systems and The Patuxent Partnership. Sign up by noon Tuesday, March 12, and pay $15 person. After that, registration will be $25 per person.

College Hosts Night for Engineering Students

Engineering Students

Engineering students who are considering a four-year degree in electrical or mechanical engineering can attend a Night of Engineering on March 6, 2019, at the College of Southern Maryland’s La Plata Campus. 

NAWCAD Summer Internships Open for Students

Summer Internships

March 15 is the deadline to apply for summer internships with NAWCAD for summer 2019.

CSM Event Will Introduce Engineering to Girls

A program at the College of Southern Maryland on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, will introduce young girls to the many career opportunities in the science and technology fields.

TPP Works to Advance STEM Education

New Leadership

The Patuxent Partnership has a mission to bring technology companies together and to help them be successful, and that mission starts with ensuring the best possible workforce.

Call for Workshop Proposals for STEM-ING

STEM-ing

The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division and The Patuxent Partnership will host the annual Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics – Inspiring the Next Generation event on Saturday, April 27, 2019.

Young Professionals Meet Up for Meteor Shower

Meteor Shower

A group of young professionals will be getting together on Saturday, Nov. 17, to get a great view of the Leonid Meteor Shower, hosted by The Patuxent Partnership. 

Wrecked Plane Thought to Be 1940-50s Navy Aircraft

An Eastern Shore TV station news helicopter discovered what appears to be a crashed plane in the waters of Wroten Island in Dorchester County. The wreck site is surrounded by trees and marsh, so the only visibility is from above. A Navy underwater archaeologist believes the aircraft is from the 1940s or ’50s. It has NATC on the tail portion, according to the report.