Chesapeake College presents strategic plan

CAMBRIDGE — Chesapeake College President Cliff Coppersmith delivered to the Dorchester County Council on Aug. 20 copies of the institution’s latest strategic plan. He also took the opportunity to formally introduce the Cambridge Center’s new Campus Director Brandon Hesson. “I’m really excited to have joined Chesapeake College and help them,” Mr. Hesson said. “Initially, I […]

Shore Health honors nurses

WYE MILLS — University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s Nurse Excellence Awards Ceremony was held on May 6 at the Todd Performing Arts Center at Chesapeake College. The occasion was the premier event in the celebration of Nurses’ Week 2018, May 6-11. The 2019 Shore Regional Health Nurse Excellence Award winners are: • Commitment to […]

Cambridge Center enters fifth decade

CAMBRIDGE — Chesapeake College’s Cambridge Center embarked on its fifth decade on Thursday, when administrators, local politicians and business leaders gathered for a 40th anniversary celebration. College President Cliff Coppersmith spoke to the group, noting that there have been recent improvements in the physical plant and the processes used at Chesapeake, which offers two-year degrees […]

Tubman conference meets 10th year

CAMBRIDGE — The 10th Annual Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference was held at Chesapeake College’s Cambridge branch on May 31 and June 1, attracting visitors and experts from around the country to discuss the life and legacy of “The Moses of her People.” This year’s theme was “It Ran on Faith,” a nod to the […]

Chesapeake College holds first Sea Glass Festival

WYE MILLS — Saturday was a special day for sea glass artisans up and down the East Coast, as it was the date of the first Chesapeake Sea Glass Festival at Chesapeake College. Sea glass is broken glass that people pick up on beaches and shorelines across the globe, and vendors like the ones at […]

Bryan Brothers Scholarship Boosts Workforce Training

WYE MILLS — Four Mid-Shore students are pursuing skilled trades training this year thanks to the William O. “Billy” Bryan Workforce Training Scholarship at Chesapeake College. “This gift helped us with our new initiative to expand scholarship opportunities for students in our non-credit workforce training programs,” said President Cliff Coppersmith. “The majority of our current […]

Shore economic growth talks are Oct. 26

WYE MILLS — SVN Miller, KRM Development and RAUCH inc. announce the inaugural SED Talks – Shore Economic Development conference to be headlined by Secretary Mike Gill, Maryland Department of Commerce during Maryland Economic Development Week. The event will be held at Chesapeake College Todd Performing Arts Center on Oct. 26: 8:30 a.m. – Continental […]