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Parole eliminated as site for new County Library

Parole eliminated as site for new County Library

| September 19, 2014 | 2 Comments

In recent talks regarding property on the corner of Somerville Road and Solomons Island Road (MD Route 2), the property owners notified Anne Arundel County Public Library that they are not interested in selling the land. The four-acre property, divided by the city-county line, currently houses a plumbing supplies store and a garden center. The […]

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Privacy and the Constitution lecture at St. John’s College

Privacy and the Constitution lecture at St. John’s College

| September 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College tutor William Braithwaite will give a lecture titled “Privacy and the Constitution” 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, September 19 at 8 p.m. Braithwaite received his bachelor’s from Virginia Military Institute and his […]

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Key School announces Inaugural Seminar Series for adults

Key School announces Inaugural Seminar Series for adults

| September 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

In the summer of 2014, Key School announced a year-long series of evening seminar discussions for adults. Modeled after seminar classes taught at Key, the Seminar Series for Adults will seek to engage adults from the surrounding community in spirited intellectual conversations about great novels, poems, films, and more. Bob McCarthy and Brian Boyd, both […]

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Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

Peer Learning Partnership fosters love for learning

| September 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Join a group that loves learning for the fun of it! Anne Arundel Community College’s Peer Learning Partnership (PLP) is a community of lifelong learners who meet year-round in an academic setting to create opportunities for intellectual development, personal growth, cultural events and social interaction. Get a preview of the winter 2015 PLP courses at […]

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Dostoevsky on tap for St. John’s

Dostoevsky on tap for St. John’s

| September 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College tutor Chester Burke will give a lecture titled “Dostoevsky’s ‘The Brothers Karamazov’” 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, September 12 at 8 p.m. Completed in 1880, ‘The Brothers Karamazov’ is the story of […]

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Friday night lecture at St. John’s to discuss Proust

Friday night lecture at St. John’s to discuss Proust

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

St. John’s College tutor Patricia Locke will give a lecture titled “Nighttime Walks with Proust: ‘Le Pays obscur par le clair de lune’” 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, September 5 at 8 p.m. Locke received […]

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Navy held OSU for 3 quarters; fell apart in the 4th in 34-17 loss

Navy held OSU for 3 quarters; fell apart in the 4th in 34-17 loss

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

Despite being the universal underdog, the United States Naval Academy Midshipmen kept up their paces with Ohio State yesterday at M&T Bank Stadium. In order to beat the #5 team, Navy had to be perfect.  And they weren’t. OSU got off to a rough start as Navy seemed to be doing an admirable job of […]

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Navy Vs Ohio State (LIVE BLOG)

Navy Vs Ohio State (LIVE BLOG)

| August 30, 2014 | 1 Comment

M&T Bank Stadium will host the United States Naval Academy Midshipmen and the Ohio State University Buckeyes for their 2014 season opener on today –Saturday, August 30th, 2014. The game is a rematch of the 2009 season opener in Columbus, Ohio, when the Buckeyes narrowly held off the Midshipmen, 31-27. This time, Navy will be the […]

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The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club hosts welcome coffee

| August 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Naval Academy Spouses’ and Civilians’ Club (formerly The Naval Academy Women’s Club) will host their annual Welcome Coffee for current and prospective members on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 10:00 a.m. to noon, at Eastport Yacht Club, 317 First Street, in Annapolis.  Admission is $12 and rsvp’s are requested by August 25, 2014.  Payment can […]

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Pulitzer winning author to speak at St. John’s College

Pulitzer winning author to speak at St. John’s College

| August 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jack N. Rakove, Stanford University professor, noted Constitutional historian, and Pulitzer Prize-winning author, will speak on “James Madison’s ‘Ticklish Experiment’” at the Great Issues Forum at St. John’s College. Sponsored by the Friends of St. John’s College, the Great Issues Forum, “Vices of Our Political System: In Madison’s Time—and Ours,” will be held on Saturday, […]

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St. John’s College welcomes new freshmen

St. John’s College welcomes new freshmen

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 2014-15 academic year at St. John’s College opens on Wednesday, August 20, at 4:15 p.m. Convocation, the annual ceremony that brings together the St. John’s community for a new year, is rich with traditions that symbolize what it means to be part of this community of learners—a community where all students read the same […]

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Edwards appointed as Cadet Commander

Edwards appointed as Cadet Commander

| August 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

Cadet Captain Morgan Edwards was recently appointed as the Cadet Commander of the Civil Air Patrol’s Annapolis Composite Squadron during a formal change-of-command ceremony at Lee Airport in Edgewater. She was selected for this position in recognition of her many accomplishments and outstanding leadership abilities. Cadet Edwards, a 17 year-old Senior at Broadneck Senior High […]

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AACC starts year with a busy September of events

AACC starts year with a busy September of events

| August 12, 2014 | 2 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 website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. FALL 2014 Mondays-Fridays – Appointments preferred. Tobacco cessation sessions; Student Union Room 120, AACC […]

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USNA names Class Of ’57 Chair in Naval Heritage and Class of ’57 Jr. Research Fellow of Naval History

USNA names Class Of ’57 Chair in Naval Heritage and Class of ’57 Jr. Research Fellow of Naval History

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Naval Academy History Department welcomes William F. Trimbleof Auburn, Ala., as the new Class of 1957 Distinguished Chair of Naval Heritage and Dr. Jason W. Smith, of Frederick, Md., as the Class of 1957 Junior Research Fellow in Naval History. “The history department is truly fortunate to have Professor Trimble as our 2015 […]

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AACC Cyber faculty one of 4,000 in world to earn Intrusion Certification

AACC Cyber faculty one of 4,000 in world to earn Intrusion Certification

| August 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Marcelle Y. Lee, an instructional specialist in Anne Arundel Community College’s CyberCenter, became one of only 4,000 people in the world to earn a Global Information Assurance Certification (GCIA) as a Certified Intrusion Analyst, and she plans to use that knowledge to enhance AACC’s already advanced cyber training programs. Lee not only teaches at AACC’s […]

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Back to school tips from Patient First

Back to school tips from Patient First

| July 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

Your children are enjoying every second of summer vacation but you need to get ready to send them back to school next month.  Don’t think your list stops with pencils, backpacks and new clothes.  You also need to prepare a back to school health checklist.  Children need to be healthy and alert in order to […]

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Full agenda for St. John’s College

Full agenda for St. John’s College

| July 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

St. John’s College has a full calendar for the fall semester which begins later next month. August 2014 August 20 Undergraduate Convocation, 4:15 p.m. August 21 Classes begin. August 22 Dean’s Lecture, Topic to be announced, by Pamela Kraus, dean, St. John’s College, Annapolis. The lecture will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium […]

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AACC’s Flexible Virtual Writing Center wins national innovation award

AACC’s Flexible Virtual Writing Center wins national innovation award

| July 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Students who need help with writing assignments can get the assistance they need – even at night and on weekends – with just a few clicks on the Internet to the tutors at the Virtual Writing Center at Anne Arundel Community College – one of the first such centers in the nation. The idea for […]

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AACC athletes score in the classroom as well as on field

AACC athletes score in the classroom as well as on field

| July 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College showed its athletics program scored just as high in the classroom when six student-athletes were named National Junior College Athletic Association Academic Student Athletes. Three AACC teams also were recognized as top NJCAA Academic Teams with at least a 3.0 grade-point average. Winning the Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence was sophomore […]

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Tiny House about to debut at Key School

Tiny House about to debut at Key School

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

From July 7th – 28th this summer, 50+ middle and high school students from Annapolis, Baltimore and surrounding areas will join forces with military veterans, building experts, educators and the sustainability leaders from SustainaFest to take on the unique and exciting challenge of building a mobile hi-tech, hyper-efficient and sustainable “Tiny House”. This 210 square […]

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AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

AACC hires former student as new Athletic Director

| July 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Duane P. Herr of Glen Burnie as director of Athletics. A former scholar-athlete on both AACC’s and Towson’s baseball teams, Herr has been serving as interim coordinator of Athletics since last August. Herr says he looks forward to creating an atmosphere that fosters not only continued success of athletic […]

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AACC names James Felton first Chief Diversity Officer

AACC names James Felton first Chief Diversity Officer

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

With diversity of its student population continuing to rise, Anne Arundel Community College has named James A. Felton III as its first Chief Diversity Officer as part of the college’s commitment to diversity and inclusiveness. In the spring term, almost a third – 32.6 percent – of credit students identified themselves as part of a […]

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