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Major General Receives Honorary Doctorate

Maj. Gen. Robert Edmonson II ’90 told new graduates how his Frostburg experience helped him learn the value of preparation and opportunity.

Read about his advice

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#honorarydoctorate #alumni #commencement

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A Flair for the Dramatics

They came. They saw. They danced, designed and acted. Talented regional theatre students converged on FSU for the third annual Mountain Maryland Theatre Festival.

Get the behind-the-scenes details

3 min read
#performingarts #theatre #theatrefestival


Kirchner Family

Brooke’s Giving Spirit

When we lost FSU Alumni Relations and Events Specialist Brooke Kirchner in 2021, family, friends and colleagues created a special scholarship to ensure Brooke’s giving spirit would live on forever.

Remembering Brooke

3 min read
#pawsinforbrooke #scholarships #legacy

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Nursing Scholarships Leave Legacy

Frostburg friends and alumni have created scholarships for FSU’s Nursing Program to celebrate and remember the caring spirit of the special nurses in their lives.

Learn about their legacies

8 min read
#nursing #scholarships #legacy



Traiki Taylor

Welcome, Dr. Taylor!

Dr. Traki L. Taylor has been named the new provost at FSU, as she plans to enhance faculty excellence, student success and staff advancement at the University.

Learn more about the new provost

2 min read
#highereducation #academia #provost


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Grant Supports Autonomous Vehicle Research

Frostburg’s signature weather is proving to be a benefit in one professor’s research into using LiDAR to direct self-driving vehicles.

Find out how Frostburg's weather plays a role

3 min read
#STEM #research #autonomousvehicle


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Sorority Expands its Reach

Fifty years ago, the sisters of Theta Delta Pi created their sorority to feel connected to the Frostburg campus. Today, their vision has expanded to include a scholarship, naming of a room and a memorial for its founders.

One way to support the Theta legacy

4 min read
#thetadeltapi #scholarships #legacy



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Annual Alumni Awards

Four Frostburg alumni and one new honorary alum were recognized for their passion and commitment to FSU during our annual Alumni Achievement Awards ceremony.

View the honorees


JoAnn Gulden

Gulden Wins Presidential Teaching Award

FSU alum Joanie M. Herget Gulden ’06 earned the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science, the highest teaching honor given by the U.S. government.

Read about Gulden's honor


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Hikin’ Bobcats!

The FSU Alumni Association held its second annual “Bobcats on the Trail,” a day of fun, sun friendship and a great work-out!

Check out photos of the day!


Sprung by Greg Garcia

Garcia Gets “Sprung”

Emmy Award-winning writer and producer Greg Garcia ’92 is back with a new TV show, putting a funny spin on the world of COVID and prison in Sprung.

Find out about Garcia's newest show



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Crawford Awarded Pinnacle

The FSU Foundation honored longtime board member, generous donor and alum Quincy Crawford ’65 with the Pinnacle Award – the Foundation’s highest honor.

Read about Crawford's achievements


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Knock Our Socks Off!

FSU graphic design student Samina Qualeen Clark designed Frostburg-themed socks for a #BobcatGivingDay giveaway. Her creativity warmed our toes and our hearts.

Find out what inspired her


Warren Evans

#GivingDay’s “Go-To” Guy

FSU’s Student Engagement Ambassador Warren Evans was the “secret weapon” to making #BobcatGivingDay a success.

Get a student's perspective


Sandy Adams FSU Foundation President

A Message from the FSUF Board Chair

Sandy Adams ’86 addresses the state of Forging Future: The Campaign for Frostburg State University, and her vision for the Foundation Board of Directors.

Read her message



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3, 2, 1 ... Lift off!

FSU is counting down toward the launch of our new Regional Science Center/Challenger Learning Center to be located in Frostburg’s former City Hall on the city’s Main Street.

Find out more about the Challenger Learning Center


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New Regional Recreation Complex

Design is under way for a new Regional Recreation Complex at FSU – including an indoor recreational facility – that will serve the campus and the greater community.

Get the details


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Brownsville Hall Receives Formal Dedication

FSU has formally dedicated Brownsville Hall, the newest residence hall on campus, in honor of the history and legacy of Frostburg’s African American community.

Read about the dedication


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