May 7, 2021

Art & Lifestyle:

Catapult Launch a Test, Not Hair-Raising Mishap

Videos, from two different angles, show a lowienergy catapult launch of an F-35C from an aircraft carrier, where it dips and is seen nearing the water. The sink was scary, said one observer, but it was part of the test plan.

New FAA Rules for Recreational Drones

FAA Rules

Recreational drone users will face new FAA regulations that will go into effect this summer.

Higher Education Center Gets a New Name

Higher Education

For years, it was the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center. Today, the site that is dedicated to the advancement of education in the region is known as the University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland.

Dignitaries Open Incubator at Airport

Dignitaries Open Incubator at Airport

Congressman Steny H. Hoyer is urging Gov. Larry Hogan to capitalize on the exploding unmanned systems and robotics global markets and include funding to bring world-class higher education research to the area and support technology-based manufacturing in the region.

Chancellor: ‘Where we go is only a matter of creativity’

economic development

University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert Caret, speaking at a Patuxent Partnership program, addresses the array of industry and academia partnering within the university system and its increasing priority on technology transfer.

Caret & Gill at Brown Bag Briefing April 5

TPP discussion

The chancellor of the UofMD and head of Maryland’s Sec’y of Commerce present,in Lexington Park, MD, a brown bag briefing on education and economic development.

Nearly $3 Million Granted to USM

Hoyer Earns High Score From LCV

Congressman Steny Hoyer has announced a grant for nearly $3 million to the University System of Maryland.

Education is NAVAIR’s Life Blood

Sharing some knowledge across industry and military will enhance the region’s educational network already supporting the STEM programming NAVAIR needs, says VADM Dunaway.

Gov’t, Industry & Academia Welcome UMd

A top-flight research university within shouting distance of NAS:Pax River will grow the So. Maryland tech economy and open a national playing field to the region.

Maryland Education Budget Continues to Grow

Delegate John Bohanan describes Maryland’s commitment to K-12 and accessible higher education as the successful strategy for a strong state and local economy.