CSM Promoting Student Success: Second Annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference. 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oct. 24, College of Southern Maryland, La Plata Campus, Center for Business and Industry Building, 8730 Mitchell Road, La Plata, Md. This one-day conference, now in its second year, will offer opportunities for faculty and administrators to present ideas on a wide range of topics and to interact with peers from other institutions. The goal of the conference is to disseminate ideas and best practices that can be replicated at other colleges. Educators are encouraged to attend and share their experiences. Registration fees: $80 before Oct. 15; $100 late registration; $40 presenter/co-presenter; $50 presenter/co-presenter late registration.301-539-4736, 301-870-2309, Ext. 7138 for Charles County; 240-725-5499, Ext. 7138 for St. Marys County, or 443-550-6199, Ext. 7138 for Calvert County; SSubocz@csmd.edu or http://www.itc.csmd.edu/StudentSuccess/index.html .