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September 27, 2016
Frostburg State University Ethnobotany Students Gain Insight Into Western Maryland Ginseng Operation
Frostburg State University Ethnobotany Students Gain Insight Into Western Maryland Ginseng Operation

Frostburg State University ethnobotany students found out that, while money doesn’t grow on trees, it might grow in the ground in the form of American ginseng, cultivated near Friendsville, Md.

September 20, 2016
Frostburg State Students Give Main Street Businesses a Boost During Frostburg 101
Frostburg State Students Give Main Street Businesses a Boost During Frostburg 101

For some Frostburg State University students, shopping on Main Street is no longer a mystery.

September 19, 2016
Frostburg State University Becomes First Allegany County Law Enforcement Agency to Fully Deploy Body-Worn Cameras
Frostburg State University Becomes First Allegany County Law Enforcement Agency to Fully Deploy Body-Worn Cameras

Frostburg State University Police are now using body-worn cameras, making it the first and only police agency in Allegany County to fully deploy the technology.

September 16, 2016
Top Management Degrees and Best Value MBA Both List FSU’s Online MBA Among Top 50 in the Country

Two online organizations focused on helping prospective students find the best values in online MBA programs have ranked Frostburg State University’s program among the top 50 in the nation in recent weeks.

September 16, 2016
Frostburg State University’s Patrick O’Brien Presented With Spirit of Frostburg Award
Frostburg State University’s Patrick O’Brien Presented With Spirit of Frostburg Award

Frostburg State University Director of Civic Engagement Patrick O’Brien was honored with the Spirit of Frostburg Award during a recent Frostburg City Council meeting, in recognition of his ongoing efforts to strengthen the relationship between FSU students and the year-round residents of Frostburg.

September 14, 2016
FSU One-Act Play Festival to Feature 2016 One-Act Playwriting Competition Winners
FSU One-Act Play Festival to Feature 2016 One-Act Playwriting Competition Winners

The Frostburg State University Center for Literary Arts announces “Roses for the Sweetheart” by Kat Meads of Ben Lomond, Calif., as the winner of its 2016 One-Act Playwriting Competition. The winning play and the second- and third-place plays will be featured at the seventh annual One-Act Play Festival, hosted by the Center for Literary Arts on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Palace Theatre in downtown Frostburg.

September 14, 2016
Frostburg State University Named 2016 Public Institution of the Year by America’s Largest Academic Internship Organization

Frostburg State University has been named the 2016 Public Institution of the Year by The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars (TWC), America’s largest academic internship program. TWC partners with more than 500 U.S. colleges and universities.

September 9, 2016
WFWM Radio, Frostburg State University Center for Literary Arts Launch “The Speakeasy” Podcast

Frostburg State University’s Center for Literary Arts has launched an original podcast, recorded and produced at WFWM Radio, showcasing local authors and their works.

September 9, 2016
New Frostburg Workshop Helps Veterans Turn Experiences Into Written Works

A new weekly writing workshop for area military veterans will meet for the first time at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 20, at the Frostburg State University Center for Literary Arts, 22 E. Main St. in downtown Frostburg. The workshop, which is free of charge and open to all veterans in the Western Maryland region, is designed to help veterans transform their military experiences into written works.

September 9, 2016
Frostburg State University Statement Regarding U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights’ Compliance Review

he U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has announced its findings in a review of Frostburg State University’s compliance with the tenets of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 regarding the handling of sexual assault complaints. FSU was one of the over 200 institutions that has been investigated by OCR on how colleges and universities handle sexual assault complaints.

September 7, 2016
Retired Frostburg State University Professor Francis Tam Awarded AAPT Fellowship
Retired Frostburg State University Professor Francis Tam Awarded AAPT Fellowship

Francis Tam, a retired Frostburg State University physics professor, has been awarded a fellowship with the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) for 2016. Those selected for the prestigious honor display exceptional contribution to AAPT’s mission, to enhance the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching. Fellowship is a distinct honor signifying recognition by one’s professional peers.

September 6, 2016
FSU Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Exciting Lineup for 2016-17 Season

Frostburg State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance will once again present something for everyone during its 2016-17 season lineup – an adventure tale, a beloved children’s fantasy, a Christmas holiday ghost story, a Civil War drama, an 18th-century British comedy and two student dance concerts with original choreography.

September 2, 2016
Three Employees Honored With Staff Awards for Excellence at FSU Convocation
Three Employees Honored With Staff Awards for Excellence at FSU Convocation

Frostburg State University honored three outstanding employees, Lynn Ketterman, Sandra Rohrbaugh and Jason “Jay” Howard, at its recent Fall Convocation. The annual Staff Awards for Excellence recognize exceptional service to the institution. Recipients are nominated and chosen by their colleagues. This year’s award winners have served FSU for a combined total of 70 years.

August 31, 2016
Activities for Life at FSU Presents Intermediate Dance and Movement

Activities for Life at Frostburg State University will offer two sessions of an Intermediate Dance and Movement class for children ages 7 to11 years on Mondays in room 106 of the Cordts Physical Education Center. Session 1 will take place from Sept. 12 to Oct. 17, and session 2 from Oct. 24 to Nov. 28.

August 31, 2016
FSU’s Activities for Life Offers Beginner’s and Basic Tumbling Classes

Activities for Life at Frostburg State University will offer two sessions of a beginner’s tumbling class for children ages 3 and 4 and a basic tumbling class for children ages 5 to 8 years in room 106 of the Cordts Physical Education Center. Session 1 will take place on Thursdays, Sept. 15 through Oct. 20, and session 2 from Oct. 27 to Dec. 8 (no class on Nov. 17 or 24). The beginner’s class will be held from 5 to 5:50 p.m. and the basic class will be from 6 to 6:50 p.m.

August 29, 2016
FSU Celebrates Region’s Unique Culture and Resilience With Appalachian Festival
FSU Celebrates Region’s Unique Culture and Resilience With Appalachian Festival

Frostburg State University’s much-anticipated Appalachian Festival will return for its 11th year from Thursday, Sept. 15, to Saturday, Sept. 17. The free, family-friendly event brings together artists and craftspeople to celebrate all that makes the region unique – its history, culture, music, food and more – with performances, workshops, displays, discussions and activities.

August 29, 2016
FSU Activities for Life Will Offer Group Fitness Classes

Activities for Life at Frostburg State University will offer group fitness classes that will be held Mondays through Thursdays, Sept. 19 through Dec. 15, from 7 to 8 p.m. in Cordts Physical Education Center room 168. There will be no classes Nov. 21 through 24.