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Final SERC lecture: Urban Ecology, November 15th

Final SERC lecture: Urban Ecology, November 15th

| November 3, 2016

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center (SERC), will be holding the grand finale of their evening lecture series at SERC on November 15, with a more unconventional talk about doing environmental science in cities – something environmentalists in Annapolis would probably be interested in. The final lecture will more festive than usual, and will be held in the […]

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AACC seeks middle schoolers for math competition

AACC seeks middle schoolers for math competition

| November 1, 2016

If you are a middle school student who enjoys math or is good at problem-solving, sign up to participate in a national mathematics competition on Tuesday, Nov. 15, at Anne Arundel Community College. The competition is free, but pre-registration by Sunday, Oct. 30, is required. The American Mathematics Competition 8 is a 25-question, 40-minute multiple choice examination […]

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Much Ado About Nothing at the USNA’s Masqueraders

Much Ado About Nothing at the USNA’s Masqueraders

| October 30, 2016

Midshipmen from the Naval Academy’s drama group, The Masqueraders’, will perform William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado about Nothing” Nov. 11 – 12 and. Nov. 18 – 19 at 8 p.m., and Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. in Mahan Hall at the Naval Academy. Performances are open to the public. Tickets are on sale now for $13 […]

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Mike DeStefano named Rollan M. Teel Distinguished Alumni at Severn School

Mike DeStefano named Rollan M. Teel Distinguished Alumni at Severn School

| October 26, 2016

Severn School is pleased to announce the 2016 Rolland M. Teel Distinguished Alumni Award recipient is Michael K. DeStefano, Severn Class of 1984.  This award, named for the founder of Severn School, is the highest honor the school bestows upon an alumnus/a. The award recognizes alumni who have demonstrated outstanding service to humanity, service to community, […]

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Hogan opens forst P-TECH School in Baltimore

Hogan opens forst P-TECH School in Baltimore

| October 26, 2016

Governor Larry Hogan today celebrated the opening of the first two of six P-TECH schools at an event in Baltimore City. Governor Hogan was joined by Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, along with local education and elected officials. Also in attendance were representatives from P-TECH’s higher education partners, including the University of Maryland – Baltimore, Johns […]

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AACPS schedules Family Involvement Conference

AACPS schedules Family Involvement Conference

| October 25, 2016

Families with children in Anne Arundel County Public Schools can get information and resources to better support their students at the annual fall Family Involvement Conference, scheduled for Saturday, November 5, 2016, at Anne Arundel Community College. This year’s conference, which runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the college’s Arnold campus, located at […]

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St. Anne’s School of Annapolis Open House, November 11th

St. Anne’s School of Annapolis Open House, November 11th

| October 22, 2016

St. Anne’s School of Annapolis welcomes prospective students and their families to join them at our upcoming Open House on Friday, November 11 from 9:30 to 11:30 am. Learn how St. Anne’s School of Annapolis tailors the internationally renowned Reggio Emilia educational program to their Early Childhood and Lower School curriculum and how the Middle School program […]

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LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Memphis, October 22, 2016, 3:30pm

LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Memphis, October 22, 2016, 3:30pm

| October 22, 2016

And that’s a wrap from #NMCS and #NavyFootball FINAL @NavyFB – 42 @TigersAthletics – 28 Navy now #1 in American West #FearTheGoat   TOUCHDOWN NAVY!!! PAT is good. @NavyFB – 42 @TigersAthletics – 28 2:00 left in game #PutAForkInIt #NavyFootball   @NavyFB in red zone + can’t score. 32 yard FG attempt fails. Score remains… […]

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Not My Child to be featured at Statewide conference

Not My Child to be featured at Statewide conference

| October 20, 2016

County Executive Steve Schuh today announced that Anne Arundel County’s “Not My Child” heroin abuse prevention and awareness program will be featured at the 2016 Maryland  Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS) Conference in Marriottsville, Maryland on October 21st. “As we fight heroin addiction in every corner of our county, we need to continue […]

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AACPS Board to vote on studies for renovations at Edgewater, Typer Heights, and Lee Elementary Schools

AACPS Board to vote on studies for renovations at Edgewater, Typer Heights, and Lee Elementary Schools

| October 15, 2016

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County will review, discuss, and vote on feasibility studies for three schools in need of renovation or replacement at its next meeting, scheduled for Wednesday, October 19, 2016, in the Board Room at the Parham Building, 2644 Riva Road, Annapolis. The Board will review studies for Edgewater, Tyler […]

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AACPS accepting nominations for 2017 Teacher of the Year

AACPS accepting nominations for 2017 Teacher of the Year

| October 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2017 Anne Arundel County Public Schools Teacher of the Year and the Independent Schools Teacher of the Year awards. Nominees and winners will be honored at the 31st annual Excellence in Education awards, set for Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at the BWI Marriott hotel in Linthicum. Last year, […]

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AA County schools to start a little later next year

AA County schools to start a little later next year

| October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Board of Education of Anne Arundel County has approved a shift in school start and dismissal times for the 2017-2018 school year, endorsing a plan that will start high schools at 7:30 a.m. instead of the current 7:17 a.m. The plan, approved by a 6-2 vote, calls for elementary, middle, and special schools to start […]

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10 county students names semi-finalists in National Merit Scholarship quest

10 county students names semi-finalists in National Merit Scholarship quest

| September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

Ten students from five Anne Arundel County public high schools have been selected as semifinalists in the 2017 National Merit Scholarship competition. Severna Park High School leads the county list with five students, while South River has two.  Broadneck, Glen Burnie, and Chesapeake high schools each have one student on the prestigious list which is […]

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Johnny Cupcakes coming to AACC on Tuesday

Johnny Cupcakes coming to AACC on Tuesday

| September 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

He was named America’s # 1 Young Entrepreneur by BusinessWeek, featured in Inc. Magazine’s Fastest Growing Businesses, and he’ll be at Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) on Tuesday, September 27.  Entrepreneur Johnny Earle, a.k.a. Johnny Cupcakes, will share how to start, grow, or reinvent your business or idea with little to no start-up money at […]

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AACPS looking into redistricting Broadneck and Cape St. Claire schools

AACPS looking into redistricting Broadneck and Cape St. Claire schools

| September 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

A committee of parents, community residents, and school system officials is set to begin studying the possibilities with regard to redistricting at Broadneck and Cape St. Claire elementary schools. The committee will study options available to alleviate, to the extent possible, overcrowding at Broadneck Elementary School, which is currently over capacity. Cape St. Claire Elementary […]

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Crofton resident donates $25K to AACC for Law Enforcement Scholarship

Crofton resident donates $25K to AACC for Law Enforcement Scholarship

| September 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

Debra Dempsey of Crofton, Md. recently donated $25,000 to the Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) Foundation. Dempsey said she wanted to help those who aspire to be in law enforcement like her father had been. The  donation funds the Lieutenant John N. Dempsey Law Enforcement Memorial Scholarship at AACC. This scholarship honors Dempsey, a dedicated […]

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Davidsonville Ruritan donated $50K to Davidsonville Elementary School

Davidsonville Ruritan donated $50K to Davidsonville Elementary School

| September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Davidsonville Ruritan Club is known for its decades of service to the community. The impact of its latest initiative will be felt for generations. Hundreds of parents who attended Davidsonville Elementary School’s Back To School event tonight learned at the outset that the Ruritan Club is donating $50,000 to the school to be used […]

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Adult education programs at Key School

Adult education programs at Key School

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Key School is pleased to announce open registration for the fall Adult Education Programs. All classes and seminars will take place in the evening at Key School and registration is open to all adult community members. Watercolor Painting This class is for adult artists beginning to paint in watercolor and for those that would like […]

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Photos: Navy comes out victorious over Uconn, 28-24

Photos: Navy comes out victorious over Uconn, 28-24

| September 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Navy came out strong today against the Uconn Huskies, but it seemed to be falling apart after halftime as they blew a 21 point lead. In the end, with Uconn in the lead, Navy got to work and scored to re-capture the lead. However, the Uconn offense was strong and they marched the ball to […]

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LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Uconn, September 10, 2016

LIVE BLOG*: Navy Vs Uconn, September 10, 2016

| September 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

And that’s a wrap from USNMCS and #NavyFootball. Final: @NavyFB – 28 @UconnFootball – 24 Uconn was driving hard. Had the ball on the 1 yard line and ran out of time! Next game 9/17 AT @greenwavefb at 7pm.   TOUCHDOWN NAVY!!! EP Good [email protected] leads 28-24 with 3 minutes left in the game!  #NavyFootball […]

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Screwed by ITT Tech?  AACC wants to help you out!

Screwed by ITT Tech? AACC wants to help you out!

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has made helping former ITT students a top priority, following the closing of the ITT Technical Institute campus in Hanover. AACC will hold an open house for ITT Tech students on Tuesday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at its Center for Cyber and Professional Training (CCPT) located at […]

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North County High’s Katrina Griffin named finalist for MD Teacher of the Year

North County High’s Katrina Griffin named finalist for MD Teacher of the Year

| September 9, 2016 | 0 Comments

For North County High School German teacher Katrina Griffin, the new school year is picking up right where the last one left off. Anne Arundel County’s reigning Teacher of the Year learned today that she is one of seven finalists to be the 2016 Maryland Teacher of the Year. “This is very exciting,” said Griffin, […]

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