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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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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 | 0 Comments

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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Free workshops at AACC to overcome math anxiety

Free workshops at AACC to overcome math anxiety

| March 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Don’t let your math difficulties get in the way of your academic future. This spring, Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) is offering several workshops focusing on ways people can overcome their math anxieties. The two-hour workshops are free to both current students and people considering attending or returning to college. Some of the topics covered […]

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AACC only college in MD to be honored for community outreach

AACC only college in MD to be honored for community outreach

| March 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College is the only community college in Maryland and one of only 20 community colleges in the nation to be chosen for the Carnegie Classification for Community Engagement from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Two other Maryland colleges also were chosen among the 361 institutions that hold the classification. […]

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County and City to celebrate Green Restaurant Week

County and City to celebrate Green Restaurant Week

| March 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh and City of Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides have announced that Green Restaurant Week will be held from March 16-20. Local residents are encouraged to visit restaurants that have been certified under the Annapolis and Anne Arundel County Environmental Stewardship Program. This program certifies and recognizes “green” restaurants that use locally […]

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Spotlight on the military: a family showcase

Spotlight on the military: a family showcase

| March 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel Volunteer Center will hold its second “Spotlight on the Military” event on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, from 12:30–2:30 PM at the “Pip” Moyer Recreation Center, 273 Hilltop Lane, Annapolis 21403. The Showcase is planned as a one-stop shop for area service members, retirees, veterans and their families looking for meaningful volunteer opportunities. […]

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Teens invited to submit for AACPL <em>Library Happenings!</em> cover contest

Teens invited to submit for AACPL Library Happenings! cover contest

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments

Teens ages 11 to 18 are encouraged to submit their best artwork inspired by this year’s theme, “Back to School,” in AACPL’s 5th Annual Teen Cover Art Contest. The winning artwork will grace the cover of the Fall 2015 issue of Library Happenings!, the system’s newsletter, and the artist will receive a $100 gift certificate […]

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AACC college fair on March 12th will have 140 colleges

AACC college fair on March 12th will have 140 colleges

| March 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Middle and high school students preparing for college can meet face-to-face with more than 140 representatives of colleges from around country at the annual College Fair from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 12, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium at Anne Arundel Community College. The fair is free and allows you the opportunity to […]

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5th Annual Black Male Initiative Summit to be held at AACC

5th Annual Black Male Initiative Summit to be held at AACC

| February 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty, staff and community members focused on helping black male students succeed are invited to attend the Fifth Annual Black Male Initiative Summit on Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Anne Arundel Community College. The summit is free and includes dinner and a guest speaker who will discuss pathways and ideas […]

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Register now for AACC Kids in College summer camps

Register now for AACC Kids in College summer camps

| February 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

Register your child for one of Anne Arundel Community College’s Kids in College/EXPLORE summer camps at the free Kids in College open house from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, in Room 219 of the Cade Center for Fine Arts (CADE) on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. AACC’s summer programs include camps for […]

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High school students sought for national math competition

High school students sought for national math competition

| February 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Students seeking a math challenge are invited to register for the 66th annual American Mathematical Competitions that will meet from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, on Anne Arundel Community College’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The deadline for registration is Feb. 11. Two competitions meet that day, the AMC 10, which is open […]

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School district hires Florida firm for 10-year study of school construction needs

School district hires Florida firm for 10-year study of school construction needs

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Public Schools and the Anne Arundel County Government are teaming up to conduct a new study of school system facilities across the county and develop a new blueprint for renovation and construction over the coming decade. The $313,667 contract between MGT of America and the County calls for work to be performed […]

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AACC encourages employers to sign up for April job fair

AACC encourages employers to sign up for April job fair

| January 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Employers planning to hire workers this spring or summer should sign up now to have a booth at Anne Arundel Community College’s Spring Job Fair from noon-4 p.m. April 16, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on AACC’s Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The fair is open to jobseekers in the Maryland-Washington, D.C. Metro area […]

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AACC paralegal students among first to learn e-file court system

AACC paralegal students among first to learn e-file court system

| January 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College paralegal studies students will be among the first to learn the new e-filing system as part of their training. Erin Gable, the instructional specialist for the Legal Studies Institute, incorporated e-filing into AACC’s course “Law Office Practice and Technology” (LGS 112) last fall, making AACC the first college in the state […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters hires Michelle Lawrence as Director of Marketing & Communications

Big Brothers Big Sisters hires Michelle Lawrence as Director of Marketing & Communications

| January 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Greater Chesapeake announced today that Michelle Lawrence has been hired as Director of Marketing and Communications, a first-of-its-kind role for the organization. Lawrence comes to Big Brothers Big Sisters from the second largest running organization in the country, Atlanta Track Club. She brings with her a variety of experience […]

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LEGO® Robot qualifier tournament returns to AACC

LEGO® Robot qualifier tournament returns to AACC

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Robots will be put through their paces on Saturday, Jan. 24, when 16 teams of 9-to-14-year-olds from around the county and the region compete in the “Battle by the Bay,” a First® LEGO® League qualifier tournament at Anne Arundel Community College. Competitions take place in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology on the west […]

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Poetry and jazz highlight February events at AACC

Poetry and jazz highlight February events at AACC

| January 14, 2015 | 1 Comment

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 event’s web page or the college’s website at http://www.aacc.edu/events. AACC CLASSES Feb. 2 – 13-week session of […]

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Freeze your buns this weekend

Freeze your buns this weekend

| January 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

The week before the Special Olympics Polar Bear Plunge is always the time to freeze your bun off!  This year is no exception with the Freeze Your Buns Run scheduled for January 17th at Anne Arundel Community College. WHAT:  The Freeze Your Buns 5K Walk/Run, presented by Anne Arundel Community College Department of Public Safety […]

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How to survive a Polar Bear Plunge

How to survive a Polar Bear Plunge

| January 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

It takes some nerve to jump into the Chesapeake Bay in the middle of winter. But we do it. For 19 years now at the Polar Bear Plunge to support Maryland Special Olympics. The organizing team of the Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge for Special Olympics is reminding all those participating in or visiting […]

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USNA Superintendent to speak at MLK Dinner

USNA Superintendent to speak at MLK Dinner

| December 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

The 27th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Awards Dinner will be convened Friday, January 16 at 6 pm. This, the largest celebration of Dr. King’s birthday in Anne Arundel County, will be held at La Fountaine Bleue in Glen Burnie. Vice Admiral Walter Carter, Jr., Superintendent of the United States Naval Academy, will be […]

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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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