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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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47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival (MSF) celebrates a weekend of fresh and mouth-watering seafood on September 6 and 7th, along with a variety of entertainment, exhibits and activities. “At last year’s event, we enjoyed two beautiful days that provided record breaking crowds on the picturesque shores of the Chesapeake Bay; we all enjoyed the […]

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Bello Machre welcomes new Board member

Bello Machre welcomes new Board member

| August 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre is pleased to announce the election of its newest Board Member, David Orso effective July 1, 2014.  Dave’s civic mindedness and business perspective will further strengthen the board leadership and Bello Machre’s commitment of enriching the lives of people with developmental disabilities. Dr. Robert Ireland, President and CEO commented, “We are so very […]

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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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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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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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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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HeimLantz announces new hire

HeimLantz announces new hire

| July 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

The local public accounting and business advisory firm of HeimLantz is pleased to announce that Lydia Samonds has joined the HeimLantz team. “We are excited to have such exceptional talent joining our firm,”said Carter Heim, CPA and President of HeimLantz.  “We know that Lydia will be a strong asset to our clients and our team. […]

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Bello Machre raises more than $100K in walk

Bello Machre raises more than $100K in walk

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre proudly announces it raised over $110,000 at Every Step Counts 2014.  The event, held at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland, was attended by more than 400 people who walked and biked on a route around the college.  The proceeds benefit children and adults with developmental disabilities served throughout Central Maryland by […]

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47th Maryland Seafood Festival tickets on sale now

47th Maryland Seafood Festival tickets on sale now

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 47th Annual Maryland Seafood Festival (MSF) celebrates a weekend of fresh and mouth-watering seafood on September 6 and 7th,  along with a variety of entertainment, exhibits and activities.  “At last year’s event, we enjoyed two beautiful days that provided  record breaking crowds on the picturesque shores of the Chesapeake Bay; we all enjoyed the […]

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Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

Jackson named Dean of Student Services at AACC

| June 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College has named Jacqueline S. Jackson, Ph.D., of Silver Spring as its new Dean of Student Services. In that position, she oversees services that impact students directly, such as counseling and advising, tutoring, testing, health services, student activities, student conduct and student achievement. “We are very excited that Dr. Jackson brings a […]

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AACC testing center receives national certification

AACC testing center receives national certification

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Testing and Assessment Services at Anne Arundel Community College has received national certification for its compliance with professional standards in delivering quality testing programs. The certification assures test-takers that tests are administered in a manner consistent with national standards. The National College Testing Association awarded Test Center Certification to AACC’s Testing and Assessment Services […]

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Annual Burn Ride scheduled for Saturday

Annual Burn Ride scheduled for Saturday

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Saturday June 14, 2014, from 08:30 a.m. to approximately 11:00 a.m., motorists should be prepared for traffic delays on MD Route 2 (Ritchie Highway) and U.S. Route 50 eastbound from the Severn River Bridge to the William Preston Lane Jr. Memorial Bridge (Bay Bridge). The traffic delays will be related to the Anne Arundel […]

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Design, invent, explore, discover at AACC summer camps

Design, invent, explore, discover at AACC summer camps

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

The camps this summer at Anne Arundel Community College’s Kids in College program offer more opportunities for youths of all ages to see how technology can take ordinary crafts, game and design camps to a new level. AACC partner FutureMakers brings a mobile makerspace tools to reshape Lego® blocks to create customized components, design toys, […]

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AACC graduates largest class

AACC graduates largest class

| May 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College graduated its largest class ever at its 52nd Commencement on 7 p.m. Thursday, May 22, on the Arnold campus. This year, 2,357 members of the Class of 2014 received a total of 1,858 degrees and 1,065 certificates. That is 300 students above the previous record of 2,057 set in 2012. Some students received more than […]

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AACC professor named nation’s top e-learning educator

AACC professor named nation’s top e-learning educator

| May 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College Professor Donald P. Orso, Ph.D., was named the Outstanding eLearning Educator for 2014 by the Instructional Technology Council. The runner-up teaches at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. “Don’s demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence is exemplified in his online classes. His courses are well designed and taught well–and he inspires and motivates […]

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AACC presents free seminar ’10 Ideas in Strategic Leadership’ (June 5, 2014)

AACC presents free seminar ’10 Ideas in Strategic Leadership’ (June 5, 2014)

| May 10, 2014 | 2 Comments

Learn 10 emerging ideas in strategic leadership that can help you build your business into an innovative organization that turns challenges into economic growth at a free seminar Thursday, June 5, sponsored by Anne Arundel Community College’s partner, Global Community College (GCC). Laura Bernstein, executive vice president of Global Learning Solutions at GCC, will lead […]

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Law school-lite without the degree at AACC (May 17, 2014)

Law school-lite without the degree at AACC (May 17, 2014)

| May 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Get help understanding your consumer rights in legal situations at the free “Law School for the Public” at Anne Arundel Community College from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday, May 17, in the Careers Center building Room 200 on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. Presented by the Anne Arundel Bar Association and the Legal […]

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AACC continues to win awards

AACC continues to win awards

| May 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College received two top honors at the 2014 Career and Technology Education Awards of Excellence presented by the Maryland State Department of Education Division of Career and College Readiness on April 22 in Baltimore. AACC was honored for Outstanding Business Partnerships – Postsecondary through its role as the lead college in the […]

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USNA and AACC partner for intensive summer Arabic program

USNA and AACC partner for intensive summer Arabic program

| May 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

Applications are available now for the “Launch into Arabic Learning and Teaching Program 2014” Summer Immersion Program jointly sponsored and coordinated by Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) and the United States Naval Academy (USNA). Student applications are due May 9. Local rising 11th and 12th graders (who are 16 years old by the start of […]

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