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Running Amok at AACC

Running Amok at AACC

| November 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Community College Dance Company will present an eclectic evening of dance when it performs “Running Amuck,” at 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, Dec. 4-6, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Artistic director Lynda P. Fitzgerald is bringing back one of […]

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AACC has full schedule of events in December

AACC has full schedule of events in December

| November 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne 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 event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. HEALTH SERVICES Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation […]

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Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

Rockbridge Academy honors Veterans

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Every Veterans Day at Rockbridge Academy, history books and research papers are set aside for a few important hours.  Pages of history breathe as veterans stand before them, turning memorized schoolbook facts into a living legacy.  Guests gather to witness the students honor those who serve our nation with beautiful music and persuasive speeches.  This year’s standing-room-only service was […]

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AACC Turkey Trot

AACC Turkey Trot

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

Race to win a turkey or pie for Thanksgiving in Anne Arundel Community College’s 26th Annual Turkey Trot and Food Drive on Wednesday, Nov. 26, beginning at noon, at Siegert Field on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Participants can compete in either a 5K race or a one-mile jaunt. Registration fees through Nov. 20 […]

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Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

Jack Andraka, North County STEM phenom, publishes book

| November 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

17-year old Jack Andraka of Crownsville has published his memoirs. Few people publish memoirs, much less at 17; but Andraka has had a remarkable career so far with no signs of stopping anytime soon.  He is a North County (STEM) High School student, an American inventor, scientist and cancer researcher. He is known for his work […]

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Navy rolls past Georgia Southern, needs 1 win for a bowl

Navy rolls past Georgia Southern, needs 1 win for a bowl

| November 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

The USNA Midshipmen rolled past the Georgia Southern Eagles  yesterday by a score of 52-19.  While Navy was the favorite, this win was critical in their quest for bowl eligibility for the season. With this win and two more games left in the season it is likely that Navy will be traveling to San Diego for […]

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Kneseth Israel gift shop open for Hanukah gifts

Kneseth Israel gift shop open for Hanukah gifts

| November 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Congregation Kneseth Israel Sisterhood opens its gift shop for your many purchases on your Hanukah gift list.  The KI Sisterhood Gift Shop has a lovely selection of menorahs, large and small, many themed to delight your children and grandchildren as the candles are lit and songs are sung!  Dreidels for spinning, toys to enjoy, and […]

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Lecture at St. John’s on Classical Liberalism

Lecture at St. John’s on Classical Liberalism

| November 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Roberto Salinas-León, Cato Institute scholar and president of the Mexico Business Forum, will give a lecture titled “On Classical Liberalism and the ‘Liberal’ Point of View” at St. John’s College. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, November 21 at 8 […]

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1300 AACC students make a difference

1300 AACC students make a difference

| November 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

More than 1,300 Anne Arundel Community College students participated in making a difference throughout the county in community-based experiences through programs with the Sarbanes Center for Public and Community Service. The center includes: • The Center for Learning Through Service, which matches students in short-term volunteer experiences that enhance classroom learning; • The Center for Study of […]

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Give 10 for lymphoma research at Navy Vs Georgia Southern game

Give 10 for lymphoma research at Navy Vs Georgia Southern game

| November 10, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, college football fans will be able to support lymphoma research and Houston Texan David Quessenberry’s fight against cancer during the Georgia Southern Vs. Navy game in Annapolis. Look for the “10 for $10″ campaign in the parking lot outside of Navy’s stadium, where people will be able to participate in a grassroots movement of […]

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Severn School to plant time capsule in new foundation

Severn School to plant time capsule in new foundation

| November 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Severn School’s three divisions – Upper, Middle and Lower Schools – are each gathering items representative of their school to bury in a time capsule to go under the new Teel Academic Center rotunda. The capsule will be placed within the rotunda foundation within the next couple of weeks. “This historic cache of goods will […]

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Key School to hold fall open house

Key School to hold fall open house

| November 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Key School will hold its annual fall Open House on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014. Families interested in discovering more about what Key’s program offers children in pre-school through grade 12 are invited to attend. Beginning at 1:00 p.m., all visitors will have the opportunity to talk with faculty members, review the curriculum, and see […]

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Les Liaisons Dangereuses coming to AACC this weekend and next

Les Liaisons Dangereuses coming to AACC this weekend and next

| November 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

Seduction, deception, revenge – even a duel! It will all be on stage when the Anne Arundel Community College theater troupe presents “Les Liaisons Dangereuses” on the weekends of Nov. 7-16 in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Curtain times are Nov. […]

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Key School Head retiring after this year

Key School Head retiring after this year

| November 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

After many years of leadership and dedicated service as Head of The Key School, Marcella Yedid will retire at the end of this academic year. She will have served the School for sixteen years, making her the longest tenured Head of School Key has known. Throughout her tenure, Marcella has met and exceeded the goals […]

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Navy loses a close one to Notre Dame despite the score

Navy loses a close one to Notre Dame despite the score

| November 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

The score may not reflect it, but Navy lost a close one to Notre Dame last night at FedEx Field in Landover, Maryland in front of 38,607 people. In the end, Notre Dame won by a score of 49-39 which did not reflect how close the game actually was. In the first minute, the Fighting […]

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LIVE BLOG:  Navy Vs Notre Dame

LIVE BLOG: Navy Vs Notre Dame

| November 1, 2014 | 2 Comments

Navy and Notre Dame will meet on the gridiron for the 88th consecutive year in the longest continuous intersectional rivalry in the country on Saturday night at FedExField in Landover, Md. Kickoff is set for 8:00 pm. Notre Dame has dominated the series overall, leading 74-12-1, but Navy is 3-4 against the Irish over the last seven meetings. Last year, […]

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Voya Financial awards grant to St. Anne’s School of Annapolis teacher

Voya Financial awards grant to St. Anne’s School of Annapolis teacher

| November 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Voya Financial, Inc., which has rebranded from ING U.S. and is a leading provider of retirement plans for educators, announced today that Judith Fedinick, a teacher at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis in Annapolis, Maryland, has received a $2,000 grant as part of the company’s 2014 Unsung Heroes awards competition. Through the Voya Unsung Heroes […]

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Lecture and recital to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday

Lecture and recital to honor Shakespeare’s 450th birthday

| October 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jacqueline Thoms, soprano and St. John’s College registrar, and Sophia Dillard, pianist and St. John’s senior, will perform four songs by Shakespearean scholar Richard Simpson (1820-1876) based on Shakespeare’s sonnets. The recital, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Hodson Room in Mellon Hall on Wednesday, November 5 from […]

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AACC advisor chosen as national role model for mentoring

AACC advisor chosen as national role model for mentoring

| October 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

Leon C. Thomas III, a student success and retention advisor at Anne Arundel Community College, received the 2014 Minority Access Role Model award as a mentor at the Minority Access’ National Role Models Conference Oct. 3-5, in Washington, D.C. Although several national awards were given, Thomas was the sole recipient of the national mentor award […]

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Midshipmen collect food for Harvest for the Hungry

Midshipmen collect food for Harvest for the Hungry

| October 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Members of the Naval Academy Midshipmen Action Group (MAG) have collected thousands of pounds of non-perishable food for this year’s Harvest for the Hungry: Kids Helping Kids campaign. This Thursday midshipmen will load the final truck of food donations collected by MAG at 12:50 p.m. This is the sixth year in a row MAG has […]

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Annapolis family raising puppy for Canine Companions for Independence

Annapolis family raising puppy for Canine Companions for Independence

| October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Canine Companions for Independence – a national non-profit organization that provides assistance dogs for children and adults with disabilities, is proud to announce that Annapolis residents Kerry Mueller and family recently began raising an assistance dog in-training for Canine Companions for Independence. Puppy Dom is a lab/golden retriever cross who will one-day know over 50 […]

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Learn to recognize exploited children at AACC seminar

Learn to recognize exploited children at AACC seminar

| October 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Learn the signs that indicate a child or teen may be a victim of human trafficking, sexual abuse, emotional abuse or trauma at the Nov. 12 Engaged Scholar Series continuing education and professional development seminar offered by the Homeland Security and Criminal Justice Institute at Anne Arundel Community College. The seminar, which includes breakfast, meets […]

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