HUGHESVILLE, Md. – On April 19, Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.) toured the construction site and received a briefing on the construction process for the Center for Health Sciences at the College of Southern Maryland (CSM).
During the briefing, Congressman Hoyer explained how the $550,000 in critical funding he secured in fiscal year 2022 is being used to upgrade equipment for the health education program of the new establishment.
“I was thrilled to be at the College of Southern Maryland today to tour the Health Sciences Center and see the ongoing progress,” said Congressman Hoyer.
“The construction site we visited today will one day become an extraordinary building that will help expand opportunities for students pursuing a science education, and I look forward to returning in the future when it is complete. Knowing how critical this new facility will be for the College of Southern Maryland, I was proud to work alongside advocates to secure $550,000 in federal funding in fiscal year 2022 to support ongoing educational programs. at the Center and to make sure he has the equipment. and the resources it needs to provide the best experience for our students.
“Throughout the pandemic, when the toll of this crisis took a heavy toll on our teachers, students, and staff, I worked to secure $17.76 million in federal funding for the College of Southern Maryland. These investments are essential and I will continue to champion our education priorities. »
“I want to thank Dr. Murphy, Dean Polk, and the rest of the CSM team for showing me how our federal investment is working for Southern Maryland students and our communities.”