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Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

Follow AACC students’ visual arts journeys at Quiet Waters exhibit

| May 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Artworks by current and former art students at Anne Arundel Community College will be showcased May 20-July 5, in a special, off-site exhibit in the Galleries at Quiet Waters Park off Hillsmere Road in Annapolis. “Drawn from AACC: Visual Journeys” is curated by Donna T. Hepner, associate professor of visual arts at AACC, and silver-and-gold-leaf […]

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Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

Every step counts. Bello Machre’s new 5K run

| May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Bello Machre proudly announces that it has added a new 5K Run to its ever popular Every Step Counts Walk and Bike Fundraiser to benefit people with developmental disabilities.  The Every Step Counts event will be held Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Anne Arundel Community College in Arnold, Maryland.  Dr. Robert T. Ireland, President and […]

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Former AACC standout midfielder to be inducted to hall of fame

Former AACC standout midfielder to be inducted to hall of fame

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

Maurice “Maury” LaPointe, standout midfielder on Anne Arundel Community College’s 1994 and 1995 Men’s Lacrosse teams, is one of 10 new members being inducted into the National Junior College Athletic Association Men’s Lacrosse Coaches Association’s ninth Hall of Fame on Friday, May 8 at the Community College of Baltimore College-Essex. “This is a great honor,” […]

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Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

Internship at home for at-risk women sparks donation drive at AACC

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

Students from the Human Services Club at Anne Arundel Community College organized a campus-wide donation drive to benefit Ruth’s Miracle Group Home, a home for at-risk women in Calvert County who are experiencing transitions in their lives and need a safe place to stay. The drive, which ran from early April through May 8, culminates […]

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AACC students compete for best business plan

AACC students compete for best business plan

| April 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel Community College is challenging its students in two business competitions this spring, and the public is invited to see who does the best job. The Big Idea Elevator Pitch Competition pits the top 12 finalists against each other to see who best explains their idea for a new product, service or business in […]

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AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

AACC culinary students and faculty bring home the cake

| April 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

The National Capital Cake Show recognized three students in Anne Arundel Community College’s Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Institute Chefs Club and the club’s advisor for their entries in the annual competition. Students Martha Walton of Gibson Island and Heather Tompkins of Severn won second place, Walton for her tiered garden-themed cake in the intermediate […]

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Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

Chicago historian asks if Italian-American culture is at risk

| April 12, 2015 | 1 Comment

Dominic Candeloro, Ph.D., who has taught and written extensively on the Italian American experience, will discuss “Italian American Culture – At Risk of Being Lost?” at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 16, in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology (CALT) Room 100 at Anne Arundel Community College, 101 College Parkway. The lecture is free and […]

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Spring job fair at AACC next week

Spring job fair at AACC next week

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you are looking for a job, update your résumé, sharpen your interviewing skills and plan to attend the Spring Job Fair from noon to 4 p.m. April 16 at Anne Arundel Community College’s David S. Jenkins Gymnasium, 101 College Parkway. AACC also has workshops and podcasts you can check ahead of time to help […]

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USNA Midshipman selected as 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

USNA Midshipman selected as 2015 Clinton Global Initiative Scholar

| April 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

U.S. Naval Academy Midshipman 3rd Class (sophomore) Megan Rosenberger, 20, of Pittsburgh, was selected as a 2015 Clinton Global Initiative University Scholar for her “Barrels by the Bay” environmental service project, which kicks off Monday, March 23, at 4 p.m. at the Phillip Merrill Environmental Center in Annapolis, Md. Rosenberger was one of 15 students selected […]

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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 | 1 Comment

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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