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Free basketball clinics at Key School

Free basketball clinics at Key School

| January 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Key School’s Varsity Basketball Coaches are offering four instructional clinics for boys and girls in grades 1 through 8 in January at The Key School, 534 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403. The clinics are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required. Coach Joe Mathews, Coach Dan Mangum, their coaching staffs, and members of […]

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St. Anne’s School of Annapolis to host winter open house

St. Anne’s School of Annapolis to host winter open house

| January 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

St. Anne’s School of Annapolis will host a winter open house on Wednesday, January 28 from 9 am to 11:30 am to learn how the school tailors the internationally renowned Reggio Emelia educational program to their Early Childhood and Lower School curriculum and how our Middle School program prepares students for academic, creative and social success. Faculty, staff […]

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St. John’s to honor Dr. Martin Luther King with seminars, concert

St. John’s to honor Dr. Martin Luther King with seminars, concert

| December 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

Join the St. John’s community as some of the finest regional vocalists, including the Queen Sisters, Chozen, the Gospel Truth, and the All Children’s Chorus, perform inspiring gospel spirituals at the annual “Lift Every Voice” concert honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. The community is invited to this spirited, uplifting […]

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Chinese higher education delegation visits AACC

Chinese higher education delegation visits AACC

| December 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and Montgomery College recently hosted 20 higher education visitors from China including presidents, vice presidents and deans. The participants wanted to learn more about community college systems and processes as well as partnerships with local industry and four-year colleges and universities. The three-week visit was arranged through AACC’s partner Global […]

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Former AACC lacrosse player to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Former AACC lacrosse player to be inducted into Hall of Fame

| December 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

A former women’s lacrosse player at Anne Arundel Community College – who now is an assistant coach for the team – will be inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Lacrosse Hall of Fame next spring. Jenn Gappert-Phelps, who played midfield as Jenn Gappert on AACC’s 2004 and 2005 lacrosse teams, will be among […]

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Kunsman named Assistant Dean of Workforce Development

Kunsman named Assistant Dean of Workforce Development

| December 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Kip A. Kunsman the assistant dean for Workforce Development. In that role, he oversees the Center for Workforce Solutions, Technology Training and the college’s noncredit Cyber initiatives. Kunsman brings more than 20 years’ experience in workforce development to the position. He began at AACC in 2006 as the director […]

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St. Andrew’s Day School sings with joy for the holidays

St. Andrew’s Day School sings with joy for the holidays

| December 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Seventh and Eighth Graders from Saint Andrew’s Day School celebrate the Holiday Season each year sharing a joyous tradition of bringing music and holiday cards to Annapolis area assisted living homes. Senior residents at Gardens of Annapolis, Somerford Place and Brightview in Edgewater enjoyed listening to students perform a number of traditional carols, including old […]

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AACC continues to enroll right through break

AACC continues to enroll right through break

| December 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Enrollment for Anne Arundel Community College’s winter and spring terms is underway and will continue even when the college is closed. The campus closes at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 23 and reopens at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 5. The credit winter term provides a great opportunity for students to take a class needed to complete their educational […]

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AACC alumni attend White House announcement

AACC alumni attend White House announcement

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has received a $817,368 federal grant award from the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration job training programs as part of $14,957,899 in funding provided to 14 Maryland community colleges. The awards were announced recently at a White House event at which two AACC alumni, Gary Pollard Jr., and […]

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Encore Chorale holiday concert December 20th at AACC

Encore Chorale holiday concert December 20th at AACC

| December 15, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Encore Chorale will perform a free concert featuring music that reflects holiday traditions from around the world at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater of the Pascal Center for Performing Arts on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The Encore Chorale is one of the programs […]

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AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

AACC Foundation names new Executive Director

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has chosen Vollie Melson of Annapolis to lead the AACC Foundation Inc. as its executive director. Melson brings 20 years of leadership and fundraising experience, spending his last seven years at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. In his most recent position as vice president for development, he led a team of 29 […]

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USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Onboard last Friday’s successful launch of Orion were several small items from the Naval Academy donated by former NASA astronaut and Class of 1973 graduate of the academy, Ken Reightler, who is also a former executive of Lockheed Martin and currently the Distinguished Professor and Robert A. Heinlein Chair in the aerospace engineering department at […]

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From teammates, to rivals. Philly friends will meet again tomorrow on the field.

From teammates, to rivals. Philly friends will meet again tomorrow on the field.

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Four years ago, Jake Zuzek  and Raymond Maples, of Philadelphia were playing football together at West Catholic High School in Philadelphia. Both were all PA-state selections, Catholic League and Philadelphia City Champions. And then they graduated–each going their separate ways. Until tomorrow at the 115th Army-Navy Game. Jake Zuzek is a starting guard for Navy […]

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And they’re off…Midshipmen running with Army-Navy game ball

And they’re off…Midshipmen running with Army-Navy game ball

| December 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

Midshipmen of the 13th Company gathered at 7am on this morning, for a motivational kick-off to begin the 84 mile trek from Bancroft Hall to Baltimore’s M&T Bank Stadium for the 33rd running of the Army-Navy game ball. The first relay team of Midshipmen were  joined by USNA Superintendent, VADM Ted Carter and USNA Commandant of Midshipmen, CAPT William Byrne as the […]

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Many events planned for Army-Navy Game this weekend

Many events planned for Army-Navy Game this weekend

| December 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

One of America’s most popular football games returns to Baltimore with free activities for residents and visitors taking place Friday, Dec. 12 and Saturday, Dec. 13, culminating with the 115th Army-Navy Game presented by USAA, which kicks off at 3 p.m. Saturday from M&T Bank Stadium.  The Army-Navy Baltimore Celebration is presented by the State of Maryland, […]

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Broadneck student feeds teacher a pot-laced brownie

Broadneck student feeds teacher a pot-laced brownie

| December 8, 2014 | 5 Comments

A Broadneck High student gave a teacher a marijuana-laced brownie at school this afternoon.  After eating the brownie, the teacher became disoriented and went to the nurse. The student was questioned and admitted to giving the teacher the brownie and knowing that it contained marijuana. The school did not post the letter about the incident […]

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15 County teachers receive grants for classroom tools

15 County teachers receive grants for classroom tools

| December 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County has awarded more than $6,000 in mini grants to fifteen local school teachers through its Grants 4Teachers program.  The Grants 4 Teachers Fund provides grants to teachers in the Anne Arundel County Public School System for special projects or the tools needed in their classrooms to create the […]

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Midshipman awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

Midshipman awarded prestigious Marshall Scholarship

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Naval Academy Midshipman 1st Class (senior) Andrea Howard of Norcross, Ga. was awarded a Marshall Scholarship, Tuesday, December 2. This highly-competitive academic scholarship provides two years of postgraduate study at an United Kingdom university. Howard is a double-major in Political Science and Arabic and will pursue a Master of Arts in Science and Security at […]

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Navy to play San Diego State in Poinsettia Bowl

Navy to play San Diego State in Poinsettia Bowl

| December 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

San Diego State has accepted an invitation to play Navy in the 10th annual San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl it was announced today by 2014 Bowl President Vincent Mudd.  The game will take place on Tuesday, Dec. 23 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego. Kickoff is set for 6:30 PM in San Diego […]

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Senator Cardin talks to AACC students on college affordability

Senator Cardin talks to AACC students on college affordability

| December 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

U.S. Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin engaged 10 Anne Arundel Community College students recently in talks about how they are financing their college education and ways they think the federal government could alter existing programs to make college more affordable. Cardin is visiting colleges around Maryland to gather firsthand knowledge about the challenges college students face.  […]

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AACC Selected for National Grant to Train Low-Income Adults

AACC Selected for National Grant to Train Low-Income Adults

| December 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College recently celebrated 100 students’ completion of training that makes them eligible to work as casino dealers through a grant from the Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0 Project. AACC is one of 12 community colleges in the nation selected to participate in the $3.5 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to the League […]

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Plenty happening at AACC this December

Plenty happening at AACC this December

| December 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Celebrate with AACC in the Season of Giving WATCH, LISTEN AND ENJOY! Dec. 4-6 – 8 p.m. AACC Dance Company perform “Running Amuck,” featuring original choreography by company director Lynda P. Fitzgerald and some company members; Robert E. Kauffman Theater in the Pascal Center for Performing Arts; admission charged;  www.aacc.edu/dance/events.cfm. Dec. 13 – 8 p.m. […]

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