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Hiring? AACC wants you for their job fair (May 29, 2014)

Hiring? AACC wants you for their job fair (May 29, 2014)

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College will host its annual spring job fair from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 29, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on the Arnold campus. The event is open to all job seekers and typically attracts more than 1,000 students, alumni and county residents. Participating private employers and government agencies expected […]

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AACC’s casino dealer campaign wins award

AACC’s casino dealer campaign wins award

| April 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College’s Casino Dealer School online marketing campaign took second place at the National Council of Marketing and Public Relations’ national meeting last month in New Orleans, La. The marketing team for this project was Jill S. Bennett of Annapolis, assistant director of strategic marketing and Susan E. Gumula of Severna Park, digital […]

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Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

Math anxiety? AACC has you covered (April 12,15,16,17,21,24, 2014)

| April 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 student chosen for NASA program

AACC student chosen for NASA program

| April 10, 2014 | 4 Comments

Robert Michael “Mike” Melzer of Glen Burnie, who is studying physics and math at Anne Arundel Community College, is one of 40 community college students east of the Mississippi River selected to participate in the elite NASA National Community College Aerospace Scholars (NCAS) project through NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Ala. Melzer’s initial […]

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AACC launches Cyber Analyst program

AACC launches Cyber Analyst program

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

How your business or organization handles a cyber threat may depend on how well your decision makers understand your cybersecurity team. Key to that connection is a cyber analyst, and Anne Arundel Community College and OPS Consulting have partnered to develop the “Growing the Analyst” training that will bridge that communications/knowledge gap. This new curriculum, […]

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Great Give and social media buddies

Great Give and social media buddies

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Great Give – the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel County’s (CFAAC) 24-hour online giving event – provides a unique and rewarding way for Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) students to enhance their academic studies. Through the Great Give 2014 Social Media Buddy Program, AACC students with social media knowledge and experience are partnered with […]

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Results of Countywide survey on area issues

Results of Countywide survey on area issues

| March 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students assisting the Center for the Study of Local Issues (CSLI) at Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) conducted a survey of 460 Anne Arundel County residents March 5th, 6th, 10th, and 11th. Students asked respondents about a variety of issues confronting the state and county.  At least 50 percent favored: Increasing the state’s minimum wage […]

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AACC celebrates Women’s History Month

AACC celebrates Women’s History Month

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Women’s History Month is celebrated at Anne Arundel Community College through art, film, performances and talks. For information about any of the events, visitwww.aacc.edu/womenshistorymonth. Two exhibits are on display through March 31, with the exception of March 17-23 when the college is closed for spring break. “Art of Women” features the works of some of […]

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Time to register for summer classes at AACC

Time to register for summer classes at AACC

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Continue your college education this summer by signing up for credit classes at Anne Arundel Community College. Registration begins Wednesday, March 12. AACC has courses that can meet your academic needs and your personal schedule, whether you want to complete a needed course at AACC that will qualify for transfer back to your four-year college, […]

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Discover The Inspiration For Art At The Artist’s Talk

Discover The Inspiration For Art At The Artist’s Talk

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you ever wondered about what sparked an artist’s imagination to focus on a particular project, plan to attend the Feb. 20 presentation of “The Fort Howard Paintings,” with Matt Klos, assistant professor of visual arts at Anne Arundel Community College. Klos, who spent the fall term on sabbatical, will discuss the inspiration behind his […]

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Police Investigating Indecent Exposure Cases Near AACC

Police Investigating Indecent Exposure Cases Near AACC

| February 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the course of the past two weeks, Northern District Detectives have been investigating reports of indecent exposure incidents being committed by the following person or persons. In each case the suspect has conducted a lewd act in the direction of female victims. In one instance inappropriately touched the female victim. On February 4, at […]

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Pathways To Cybersecurity Training Program Proves To Be Model Of Success

Pathways To Cybersecurity Training Program Proves To Be Model Of Success

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel Workforce Development Corporation (AAWDC) today announced that the Pathways to Cybersecurity Training Program achieved excellent results and helped to address the critical shortage of skilled cybersecurity and information assurance workers in regional government agencies and businesses. In 2010 a 3-year, $4.9 million grant was awarded to AAWDC from the Department of Labor […]

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AACC Announces March Events

AACC Announces March Events

| February 17, 2014 | 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. Most events have a web page on AACC’s website; if not, check AACC’s events calendar at www.aacc.edu/events. AACC CLASSES March 1 – Registration for […]

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Cade Gallery To Feature Local Photographers

Cade Gallery To Feature Local Photographers

| February 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three area photographers’ works are featured in “Paper and Light: Photographic Perspectives by Three Regional Educators,” now showing in the Cade Center for Fine Arts Gallery at Anne Arundel Community College that runs through March 14. The exhibit highlights the photographic art of Dean Kessman, associate professor of photography and director of Graduate Studies, Fine […]

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Maintaining Your Business CyberSecurity: Free Symposium At AACC

Maintaining Your Business CyberSecurity: Free Symposium At AACC

| February 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

New cyber attacks hit businesses every day, making the demand for skilled cyber workers even higher as the cybersecurity industry continues to explode. Anne Arundel Community College’s 4th Annual Cybersecurity and Entrepreneurship Symposium on Feb. 14 will not only offer information about grant and scholarship opportunities for budding cyber entrepreneurs, but will also provide small […]

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Anne Arundel County Commission Releases Report

Anne Arundel County Commission Releases Report

| February 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman today released the findings of the Commission on Excellence, a citizen group established to conduct a top-to-bottom review of Anne Arundel County government operations. The Commission was established by County Executive Neuman shortly after being named County Executive. As part of County Executive Neuman’s commitment to an open and […]

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AACC Seeks Teens For International Math Competition

AACC Seeks Teens For International Math Competition

| February 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you are a teen who enjoys math or is good at problem-solving, plan to sign up to participate in national mathematics competitions on Wednesday, Feb. 19, at Anne Arundel Community College. The tests are free to participants, but preregistration by Feb. 10 is required. Two exams are offered, each as a 25-question, 75-minute multiple […]

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AACC Begins Collecting For Prom Dresses

AACC Begins Collecting For Prom Dresses

| February 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College Student Engagement Office and Campus Activities Board once again are collecting prom-style dresses and accessories for the spring prom season to help local girls who might not otherwise be able to afford to dress up. Drop off all donations by March 1 in the Student Union Room 202 on AACC’s Arnold […]

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George Johnson Is Official Challenger For Joanna Conti

George Johnson Is Official Challenger For Joanna Conti

| January 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

George F.  Johnson IV, Superintendent of the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and former Anne Arundel County Sheriff, will file his candidacy for Anne Arundel County Executive on Friday, January 31 with the State Board of Elections.  George is running as a Democrat in the June 24th Primary. On Saturday, February 1, at 11:00AM, Johnson […]

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Schuh Introduces Legislation For Separate AACC Police Force

Schuh Introduces Legislation For Separate AACC Police Force

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Delegate Steve Schuh has sponsored legislation establishing a police force for Anne Arundel Community College. “Our community college has grown in size and stature over the past decade, and it is time to make sure it has the security to fit its needs,” Schuh said. “President Dawn Lindsay and the Board of Trustees of the […]

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AACC Taps Arnold Resident For IT Director

AACC Taps Arnold Resident For IT Director

| January 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Sara Eger of Arnold is the new Director of Technology Training Programs in the School of Continuing and Professional Studies at Anne Arundel Community College. Formerly an Instructional Technology Specialist in Anne Arundel County Public Schools, she is responsible for the overall planning, development and supervision of open enrollment , continuing education and contract programs, […]

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Patch Fires Anne Arundel County Editors In Conference Call

Patch Fires Anne Arundel County Editors In Conference Call

| January 29, 2014 | 2 Comments

Most of the remaining local editors with Patch in Anne Arundel County were terminated earlier this morning in a 2 minute long termination call. Patch came onto the local news scene several years ago and appeared to be gaining ground on traditional media. Unfortunately, they were unable to find a profit in the business model […]

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