AACC has full calendar for April

| March 16, 2016

Anne Arundel Community CollegeAnne Arundel Community College offers many events open to the community that are organized or hosted by various college departments or programs. Occasionally, times, dates or places of the events change. For the most up-to-date information, visit the website listed with the event or http://www.aacc.edu/events

 

AACC CLASSES

April 13– Registration begins for fall 2016 credit classes and continues for summer credit classes. To register, visit http://www.aacc.edu/recreg/register.cfm

 

April 13-22 – 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Registration Rally, a campus-wide event with food, games and prizes to encourage students to register early, Student Services Center Lobby, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; for information, call 410-777-1146 or visit http://www.aacc.edu/recreg/regrally.cfm

 

April 16 and 18 – 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Registration Rally, an event with food, games and prizes to encourage students to register early, Room 105 at AACC at Arundel Mills, 7009 Arundel Mills Circle, Hanover; free; for information, call 410-777-1146 or visit http://www.aacc.edu/recreg/regrally.cfm

 

BUSINESS

April 21 – 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 5th Annual AACC Truck Pull – A series of activities, including teams pulling trucks, for high school and college students to make them aware of high-demand careers in the transportation industry and pathways and educational opportunities to prepare for those careers; Parking Lot C on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; sponsored by AACC’s Transportation, Logistics and Cargo Security program; free; for information, visit http://www.aacc.edu/business/truckpull.cfm or contact Kipp Snow at 410-777-2923 or truckpull@aacc.edu.

 

April 27 – 9 a.m.-noon Business Plan Competition, Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Finalists will present their business plans for a current (less than 3 years old) or future business, product or service to community judges who act as bankers or investors being asked to help finance the business; submissions due by noon, April 6; eligible applicants must be taking one credit or noncredit class at AACC now or in the previous semester. Sponsored by the AACC Entrepreneurial Studies Institute. The public is welcome, but reservations are required. Reserve a seat at esi@aacc.edu

 

April 27 – noon – 3 p.m. Anne Arundel Community College Spring 2016 Job Fair – Job seekers should dress professionally and bring resumes; David S. Jenkins Memorial Gymnasium, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free for all jobseekers; employers pay $375 for a booth; for information, email ctrc@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2770 or visit website, http://bit.ly/1L26GF5

 

 

COMMUNITY

April 5 – 12:30-2 p.m.

Film and discussion, “Salam Neighbor,” part of the Women’s Institute film series on the theme, “Human Rights and Human Wrongs” and part of “Indivisible, with Liberty,” AACC’s celebration of Immigration Awareness Month, Florestano Building Room 101. Two filmmakers embed themselves in the Za’atari Syrian refugee camp inside Jordan to provide an intimate look at this dire humanitarian crisis. Information: Carolin Woolson at cwoolson@aacc.edu or 410-777-7033.Information about this film: visit http://livingonone.org/salamneighbor/

 

April 6 – 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Panel discussion, “The State of Refugees in America and the Vetting Process,” with guest speakers Naima Said and Jason Houser, location to be announced; part of “Indivisible, with Liberty,” AACC’s celebration of Immigration Awareness Month; for information, visit http://www.aacc.edu/homeland/NewsEvents.cfm or contact Adil Qaiyumi, J.D., assistant professor of homeland security, at 410-777-1483 or aqaiyumi@aacc.edu or Anika Ingram, J.D., associate professor of homeland security and criminal justice, at 410-777-2182.

 

April 9 – 7:30 p.m. Astronomy club meeting; 8:30-10 p.m. Stargazing, “Community Observing Night,” family event sponsored by the AACC Astronomy Club, weather permitting; bring your own telescope and binoculars or use one of the eight AACC telescopes to view planets, stars and moon; park in the back of Arnold parking lots A and B beside the Resource Management Building, facing headlights toward campus; AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; free; for information, contact John Kline John_E_Kline@msn.com, or 410-777-2260; www.aacc.edu/science/observatory.

 

April 12 – 9:30-10:45 a.m. Workshop, “Functional Anatomy,” a dance workshop led by Nancy and Allegra Romita, Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 103, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; offered through the AACC’s Dance program and Cultural Events; for information, contact Lynda P. Fitzgerald, coordinator, performing arts-dance, lpfitzgerald@aacc.edu.

 

April 12 – 6 p.m. Board of Trustees meeting; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; 410-777-1177; http://www.aacc.edu

 

April 13 – 5-9 p.m. “Ask an Immigration Attorney Night,” pro bono legal consultations for individuals, part of “Indivisible, with Liberty,” AACC’s celebration of Immigration Awareness Month, Center of Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100; for information, visit http://www.aacc.edu/homeland/NewsEvents.cfm or contact Adil Qaiyumi, J.D., assistant professor of homeland security, at 410-777-1483 or aqaiyumi@aacc.edu or Anika Ingram, J.D., associate professor of homeland security and criminal justice, at 410-777-2182.

 

April 13 – 6-8 p.m. Forum on the Judiciary – A panel of judges from every level of Maryland Courts discusses a different topic each year. This year’s topic is “Guilty or Not Guilty: The Impact of Admissibility of Evidence.” The event provides a unique opportunity for anyone in or planning to enter the legal or law enforcement fields; free; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219 on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. For information, visit http://www.aacc.edu/legalstudies/judiciary.cfm

 

April 13 – 6-9 p.m. “Navigating College 101,” a free, interactive session to get answers to questions you didn’t even know you needed to ask about attending AACC or transferring to a four-year college; Student Union dining hall, AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; to register or learn more, visit http://www.aacc.edu/college101

 

April 14 – noon-2 p.m. Event, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes, walk in high heels – or even in regular shoes – around the track at Anne Arundel Community College’s Siegert Field to bring awareness to the issue of sexual assault and domestic violence; free, but donations of any amount will be accepted for the YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County’s prevention programs; for information,  visit http://www.aacc.edu/campusthatcares/

 

April 14 – 7 p.m. Discussion, Chesapeake Civil War Round Table features Kristopher D. White on “Chancellorsville, Second Front,” Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 219. White is co-founder of Emerging Civil War, historian for the Penn-Trafford Recreation Board, series editor of the revamped “Civil War Regiments Series,” and a continuing education instructor at the Community College of Allegheny County in Pennsylvania. He is co-author with Chris Mackowski of several books on the Civil War. Information: http://www.aacc.edu/history/ccwr.cfm or contact Lester Brooks, Ph.D., AACC professor of history, 410-777-2428.

 

April 16– 8:30 a.m.-noon Law School for the Public – Presented in partnership with the Anne Arundel Bar Association, this event sponsored by the Legal Studies Institute in AACC’s School of Business and Law offers AACC students, professionals and members of the community the opportunity to learn more about civil, criminal and family legal issues, Careers Center building (CRSC) Room 200, on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. For information, http://www.aacc.edu/legalstudies/events.cfm

 

April 20 – 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Event, “Immigration Heritage Day,” inspirational stories and international food, part of “Indivisible, with Liberty,” AACC’s celebration of Immigration Awareness Month; for information, visit http://www.aacc.edu/homeland/NewsEvents.cfm or contact Adil Qaiyumi, J.D., assistant professor of homeland security, at 410-777-1483 or aqaiyumi@aacc.edu or Anika Ingram, J.D., associate professor of homeland security and criminal justice, at 410-777-2182.

 

April 21 – 2-3:15 p.m. Writers Reading@ AACC, featuring novelist Michael Downs, Humanities Building Room 112. Downs’ nonfiction book, “House of Good Hope: A Promise for a Broken City,” won the River Teeth Literary Nonfiction Prize. He also wrote “The Greatest Show,” a story collection, and he has won literary fiction fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Maryland State Arts Council. He teaches creative writing at Towson University. Information: http://www.aacc.edu/creativewriting/writersreading.cfm

 

April 26 – 6 p.m. Lecture, “Where Have You Gone, Hank Greenberg: Baseball and the Ethnic Standard Bearer,” featuring Bill Simon, professor at State University of New York at Oneonta, who will talk about diversity in baseball and how different ethnic groups identified with the baseball legends of their own backgrounds with the example of the Jewish first baseman and outfielder, Hank Greenberg; free; Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts; for information, contact the Student Engagement office, 410-777-2218.

 

 

PERFORMANCES

April 8 – 7:30 p.m. Performance, “World Music and Dance Night,” led by Chris Ballengee, Ph.D., assistant professor of performing arts, Humanities Building Room 112. This celebration of world music and dance features students enrolled in the “West African Music and Dance” course and the “Brazilian Drumming” course, student members of World Music Club and special guests Trinidad and Tobago Sweet Tassa! Also part of “Indivisible, with Liberty,” AACC’s celebration of Immigration Awareness Month; free admission for everyone, but donations accepted to benefit World Music Club. Information: Chris Ballengee, 410-777-7227 or clballengee@aacc.edu, http://www.aacc.edu/music/worldmusic.cfm

 

April 15, 16, 22, 23 – 8 p.m. and April 17 and 24 – 2 p.m. Performance, William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth,” Robert E. Kauffman Theater, Pascal Center for Performing Arts; tickets are $20 general admission; $10 senior citizens, active military, outside students, AACC employees and children under 10; $5 AACC students with purchase prior to April 15 and valid student ID. For tickets, contact the AACC Box Office, 410-777-2457 and boxoffice@aacc.edu or purchase as part of the new Arts Pass, www.aacc.edu/performingarts/artspass.cfm. Information: http://www.aacc.edu/theater

 

April 16 – 2 p.m. Free clinic, featuring Jerry Ascione as part of AACC’s World-Class Jazz Series that brings jazz musicians to campus, Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 224. Ascione first played the horn, but changed his focus to the piano. He began performing with the Naval Academy’s big band jazz ensemble, “The Next Wave,” then became the pianist for “The Commodores” jazz ensemble of the U.S. Navy Band. He was the group’s leader and music director for eight years before moving to the piano soloist position in the Navy Concert Band. Information: http://www.aacc.edu/worldclassjazz/default.cfm

 

April 16 – 8 p.m. Concert, featuring jazz pianist Jerry Ascione as part of AACC’s World-Class Jazz Series that brings jazz musicians to campus, Humanities Building Room 112. Tickets are $20 general admission, $10 AACC employees, active military, senior citizens, groups, outside students and children under 10; $5 for AACC students with valid ID. For tickets, contact the AACC Box Office, 410-777-2457 or boxoffice@aacc.edu Information: http://www.aacc.edu/worldclassjazz/default.cfm

 

April 23 -7:30 p.m. Performance, the AACC Symphony Orchestra, under conductor Anna Binneweg, D.M., associate professor of performing arts, will perform “Live with Frank Vignola and Vinnie Raniolo” as the Performing Arts Association of Linthicum (PAAL) Concert, North County High School, 10 E. 1st Ave., Glen Burnie. Nonsubscribers may purchase single tickets for $20 online or at the door. Information and tickets: http://paalconcerts.org/ticketssubscriptions/

 

April 29 – 7:30 p.m. Concert, AACC New Music Club Concert, led by Jacob Polasky, adjunct music faculty at Anne Arundel Community College; music will feature original works by AACC music composition students; Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 224, AACC Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway; http://www.aacc.edu/events

 

 

VISUAL ARTS

April 1 – 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Workshop, Figure Sculpture Workshop, featuring Trisha Kyner, assistant professor of art, Community College of Baltimore County-Essex; sponsored by the Keramos Society, the AACC ceramics club. Information: http://www.aacc.edu/visualarts/newsevents.cfm

 

Early April-April 26 – Exhibit, “Super Tuesday is April 26! Don’t Forget to Vote!” featuring books about elections in general, plus books written by and about the current crop of candidates at Truxal Library; free; library hours vary by day and season, so visit http://www.aacc.edu/library/Hours.cfm to find a convenient time to visit; email refdesk@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2456 for information about exhibits.

 

April 3-23 Exhibit, Student Art, Pascal Center for Performing Arts Gallery; hours are Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and Fridays, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Information: Student Engagement office, 410-777-2218 or www.aacc.edu/studentengagement

 

April 23-30 Exhibit, “Libraries and Smart Money,” materials related to finance and personal financial management, Truxal Library, free; library hours vary by day and season, so visit http://www.aacc.edu/library/Hours.cfm to find a convenient time to visit; email refdesk@aacc.edu or call 410-777-2456 for information about exhibits.

 

April 25-29 Exhibit, AACC Faculty and Staff Art, Pascal Center for Performing Arts Gallery; hours are Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. and Fridays, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Information: Student Engagement office, 410-777-2218, Student Union Room 202 or www.aacc.edu/studentengagement

 

April 28 – 4-5 p.m. Art discussion, “Beauty Panel Discussion,” Cade Center for Fine Arts Room 310. Information: http://www.aacc.edu/visualarts/newsevents.cfm

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