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Wye River Upper School open house

Wye River Upper School open house

| April 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Wye River Upper School is hosting a spring Admissions Open House on Sunday, April 26th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm. The event is being held on the WRUS campus at 316 S. Commerce Street, Centreville, MD. WRUS serves students from 7 Maryland counties including Anne Arundel, Prince George’s, Howard and Baltimore County with bus service to […]

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AACC truck pull coming up

AACC truck pull coming up

| April 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Are you strong enough to pull a truck as part of a five-person team? How fast can you put together a customer’s order and get it ready for shipment? And, what’s the best way to load a truck for several deliveries? Anne Arundel Community College students, faculty and staff, high school students and members of […]

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AACC students compete for best business plan

AACC students compete for best business plan

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College is challenging its students in two business competitions this spring, and the public is invited to see who does the best job. The Big Idea Elevator Pitch Competition pits the top 12 finalists against each other to see who best explains their idea for a new product, service or business in […]

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Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

Jonathan Shay to deliver memorial lecture at St. John’s College

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Jonathan Shay, MD, PhD, acclaimed author of Achilles in Vietnam  will deliver the 2015 Kristensen Memorial Lecture entitled, Homer on Military Leadership, on April 15th 2015 at 8pm in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium at St. John’s College, Annapolis, Maryland. It is free and open to the public. Dr. Shay is a forceful and passionate advocate […]

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AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Capital Cake Show recognized three students in Anne Arundel Community College’s Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Institute Chefs Club and the club’s advisor for their entries in the annual competition. Students Martha Walton of Gibson Island and Heather Tompkins of Severn won second place, Walton for her tiered garden-themed cake in the intermediate […]

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Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dominic Candeloro, Ph.D., who has taught and written extensively on the Italian American experience, will discuss “Italian American Culture – At Risk of Being Lost?” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 at Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway. The lecture is free and […]

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AACC recognized as leader in cyber defense

AACC recognized as leader in cyber defense

| April 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense (CAE2Y) through 2020 by the National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. This redesignation as a CAE2Y recognizes the college for its commitment to allocating funding and resources to maintain and enhance credit and […]

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National education organization reaccredits AACC’s Child Development Center

National education organization reaccredits AACC’s Child Development Center

| April 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Child Development Center at Anne Arundel Community College met 10 early childhood program standards and more than 400 quality standards to receive reaccreditation through 2020 by the National Association for the Education of Young Children. “Our dedicated and professional teachers take great pride in being nationally accredited,” says Janet M. Klenkel, director of the […]

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Spring job fair at AACC next week

Spring job fair at AACC next week

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you are looking for a job, update your résumé, sharpen your interviewing skills and plan to attend the Spring Job Fair from noon to 4 p.m. April 16 at Anne Arundel Community College’s David S. Jenkins Gymnasium, 101 College Parkway. AACC also has workshops and podcasts you can check ahead of time to help […]

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Formal Dress Parade scheduled for Friday at USNA

Formal Dress Parade scheduled for Friday at USNA

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Naval Academy Brigade of Midshipmen will present their first formal dress parade of the season Friday, April 10 at 4 p.m. on Worden Field.  The public is invited to attend without charge. Parades are a visual presentation of the military discipline, professionalism and teamwork necessary to succeed as a member of the U.S. Navy […]

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2015 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

2015 USNA Commissioning Week Schedule

| April 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

The end of the year is fast approaching for the First Class Midshipmen who will be commissioned as Ensigns in the US Navy or 2nd Lieutenants in the US Marine Corps. Along with the graduation ceremony, which is by invitation only, there are a number of public events including a flight demonstration by the Blue […]

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Vice President Biden to speak at Naval Academy Graduation

Vice President Biden to speak at Naval Academy Graduation

| April 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

Vice President Joe Biden will deliver remarks at the graduation and commencement ceremony for the U.S. Naval Academy’s Class of 2015 Friday, May 22. This event is not open to the public. Biden, a native of Scranton, Penn., is a graduate of the University of Delaware and Syracuse Law School and served on the New Castle […]

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USNA Midshipman selected as 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

USNA Midshipman selected as 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

| April 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 3rd Class (sophomore) Megan Rosenberger, 20, of Pittsburgh, was selected as a 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University Scholar for her “Barrels by the Bay” environmental service project, which kicks off Monday, March 23, at 4 p.m. at the Phillip Merrill Environmental Center in Annapolis, Md. Rosenberger was one of 15 students selected […]

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It’s April–time for the Annapolis Cup and croquet at St. John’s College

It’s April–time for the Annapolis Cup and croquet at St. John’s College

| April 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Spend the afternoon in the heart of historic Annapolis for the 33rd annual Annapolis Cup—a croquet match between St. John’s College and the U.S. Naval Academy. An Annapolis tradition, the match promises superb intercollegiate competition as well as a festive lawn party where spectators don vintage-inspired attire, enjoy lavish picnics, and swing dance to live […]

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Comcast awaards scholarships to 9 Anne Arundel County students

Comcast awaards scholarships to 9 Anne Arundel County students

| April 1, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Comcast Foundation announced the 2015 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Program awards in Maryland. The Program recognizes students who strive to achieve their potential, who are catalysts for positive change in their communities, who are involved in their schools and who serve as models for their fellow students. The philosophy behind the […]

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Haley DeMaria to speak at St. Anne’s School

Haley DeMaria to speak at St. Anne’s School

| March 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

The i3 Collaborative at St. Anne’s School of Annapolis welcomes Haley DeMaria, St. Anne’s School parent and member of the St. Anne’s School Board of Trustees, as she shares her remarkable journey on Thursday, April 9 at 7 pm at the school. Beginning with the lessons she learned as a young swimmer, Haley chronicles her journey as […]

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USNA selects 86th Commandant of Midshipmen

USNA selects 86th Commandant of Midshipmen

| March 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Col. Stephen E. Liszewski was recently selected to be the 86th Commandant of Midshipmen at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md.  He is an alumni of the Naval Academy Class of 1990. Similar to the Dean of Students at a civilian university, the Commandant is responsible for the day-to-day conduct, military training and professional […]

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Register now for spring and summer classes at AACC

Register now for spring and summer classes at AACC

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Whether you are a current college student pursuing a degree, a high school student preparing for a summer job or college next fall, a professional seeking more expertise in your field or someone who is curious about a particular topic, you can find plenty of options at Anne Arundel Community College with the eight-week spring […]

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Plenty on tap at AACC this April

Plenty on tap at AACC this April

| March 21, 2015 | 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 website listed with each event or the college’s events website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. BUSINESS Mondays through May 4 […]

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St. Anne’s School Seminar: 5 skills for raising sexually healthy kids

St. Anne’s School Seminar: 5 skills for raising sexually healthy kids

| March 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

As challenging as parenting may be, raising healthy children and teens is about mastering five basic parenting skills applicable to all ages and stages of development. Learn about these skills, the developmental needs they match, and how it all applies to sexuality and gender. Deborah Roffman has been a human sexuality educator (grades 4-12) at […]

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Films and personal accounts tell the stories of immigration and Islamophobia at AACC

Films and personal accounts tell the stories of immigration and Islamophobia at AACC

| March 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

Struggles of people of other cultures, whether they immigrated to the United States or were born here, is the focus of a series of free events this spring at Anne Arundel Community College. • March 25 – 2 p.m. Reyna Grande, author of “The Distance Between Us,” Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for […]

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Author lecture: What Though the Odds-Haley Scott’s Journey of Faith and Triumph

Author lecture: What Though the Odds-Haley Scott’s Journey of Faith and Triumph

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Join Haley DeMaria as she shares her remarkable journey. Beginning with the lessons she learned as a young swimmer, Haley chronicles her journey as told in her book, What Though the Odds – Haley Scott’s Journey of Faith and Triumph, including paralysis, six back surgeries, and the role her teammates, family and community played in her […]

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