Chesapeake College: Support for community in crisis

WYE MILLS – Like every organization and individual in Maryland, Chesapeake College has had to adjust to the new normal during the COVID-19 pandemic – and quickly. Just a month ago, Chesapeake’s students and faculty were looking forward to a week-long spring break. Since that time, the college transitioned 300 class sections to online delivery […]

Stewards for Streams engages faith community

WYE MILLS — ShoreRivers has received funding from the Chesapeake Bay Trust to expand the faith-based conservation program, Stewards for Streams, to Queen Anne’s County congregations. Stewards for Streams is a partnership between two nonprofit organizations: ShoreRivers, which protects and restores Eastern Shore waterways; and Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, which has engaged over 300 […]

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 […]

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 […]