Tag: Education

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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High School Student Arrested For Bringing Gun On School Property

High School Student Arrested For Bringing Gun On School Property

| February 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

On February 7, 2014, at approximately 8:16 a.m., an administrator at South River High School in Edgewater was walking in the student parking lot while conducting a routine inspection for vehicles without required permits and/or improperly parked.  As the administrator was looking at one student’s vehicle, the administrator noticed what appeared to be a shotgun […]

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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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Montessori International Open House Scheduled

Montessori International Open House Scheduled

| January 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Montessori International Children’s House (MICH) invites the public to attend an open house on Sunday, January 26th from 12 – 2 pm at the school, 1641 N Winchester Road, Annapolis. Discover how a Montessori education prepares your student for life and for scholastic success. Prospective families are invited to tour the school, browse the materials, […]

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CBMM Names Jennifer Kuhn Program Manager

CBMM Names Jennifer Kuhn Program Manager

| December 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jennifer Kuhn of Oxford, MD has been named Boatyard Program Manager at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) in St. Michaels, MD. Kuhn’s responsibilities include managing and facilitating CBMM’s Apprentice for a Day public boatbuilding program, as well as a series of educational and on-the-water programs centered on woodworking and the maritime traditions of the […]

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AACC Offers Free Math Workshops

AACC Offers Free Math Workshops

| October 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

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

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AACC Relaxes Tuition Down Payment Policy

AACC Relaxes Tuition Down Payment Policy

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students who want to register in November for spring credit classes at Anne Arundel Community College will have an extra month before they have to put down any tuition money under a new policy announced this month. Registration for spring credit classes opens Nov. 12. AACC has had a tuition payment plan for several years […]

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After 3 Year Absence, Blue Angels To Return To Annapolis

After 3 Year Absence, Blue Angels To Return To Annapolis

| October 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

After a three year absence, the Blue Angels will be returning to Annapolis. The squadron released their schedule a few moments ago and they will be flying on May 21 and 23, 2014 at the United States Naval Academy. The Blue Angels have not appeared over our skies since 2010. In 2011, the unit was […]

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Montessori International Open House

Montessori International Open House

| October 20, 2013 | 2 Comments

Prospective families interested in exploring a Montessori education for their children are invited to attend the Montessori International Children’s House (MICH) open house on Sunday, October 27th from 12 noon-2 pm. Located at 1641 N Winchester Road, the school is conveniently located close to Route 50 and Ritchie Highway in Annapolis, Maryland. Parents and prospective […]

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AACC President Dawn Lindsay Shares Vision

AACC President Dawn Lindsay Shares Vision

| October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dr. Dawn Lindsay wants to create a synergy at Anne Arundel Community College that stimulates innovation and collaboration to continue the college’s successes. Dr. Lindsay spoke of her vision for the college as she was installed in an inauguration ceremony as AACC’s sixth president in 52 years today, Sept. 27, 2013. The foundation for that […]

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Parole Eco Fair Tomorrow

Parole Eco Fair Tomorrow

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Spa Creek Conservancy, a non-profit and all-volunteer organization committed to education, preservation, mitigation, and restoration of Spa Creek, is partnering with the Parole Community to raise awareness about pollution prevention and stormwater management.    Parole is located at the headwaters of Spa Creek and is a multi-ethnic community. In partnership with Walter S. Mills-Parole Elementary […]

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Carrie Weedon Science Center Yard Sale

Carrie Weedon Science Center Yard Sale

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Carrie Weedon Science Center will hold their Annual Yard Sale Fundraiser on Saturday, October 5th, 8 a.m. to noon.  The sale will be held, rain or shine, in their building at 911 Galesville Road, Galesville, MD  20765.   The event will also include raffles, for gift cards – Skipper’s Pier, Pirate’s Cove, Ledo’s Deale, Chipotle, […]

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Employers Wanted For AACC Job Fair

Employers Wanted For AACC Job Fair

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

mployers can sign up now for booths at Anne Arundel Community College’s Fall 2013 Job Fair Thursday, Nov. 14, in the David S. Jenkins Gymnasium on the Arnold campus, 101 College Parkway. The noon-4 p.m. event is open to the community and typically attracts more than 1,000 job seekers including students, alumni and community members. […]

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Chesapeake Bay Trust Opens 2014 Scholarship And Awards Program

Chesapeake Bay Trust Opens 2014 Scholarship And Awards Program

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last week, the Chesapeake Bay Trust  announced the opening of its 2014 Scholarship and Awards Program. Launched in 1998, the Chesapeake Bay Trust’s Annual Awards Program honors teachers, students and individuals for their contributions to environmental education; restoration of our streams, rivers, and the Bay; and citizen stewardship. Currently the Trust is soliciting applications and/or […]

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Local Floral Designer Honored By Distinguished International Floral Group

Local Floral Designer Honored By Distinguished International Floral Group

| September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Melissa Huston of Studio H floral and event design in Annapolis, MD has been recognized by the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) as a recipient of its coveted Certified Floral Designer (CFD) designation. Huston was granted this designation after successfully completing the Professional Floral Design Evaluation (PFDE) that took place earlier this summer immediately […]

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Library Announces Systemwide STEM Education Initiative

Library Announces Systemwide STEM Education Initiative

| September 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Local children from preschool to high school will explore the world of science and mathematics at their local library branches this fall, thanks to a newly expanded schedule of STEM [Science Technology Engineering Mathematics] programs offered by the Anne Arundel County Public Library (AACPL). Literacy may be the library’s specialty, but AACPL has always offered […]

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AACC And Peer Learning Partnership

AACC And Peer Learning Partnership

| September 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Join a group who 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 for noncredit classes, discussion groups, and cultural and social events. Get a preview of the 17 winter 2014 PLP courses at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25, […]

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Weapons Arrest At Southern High School

Weapons Arrest At Southern High School

| August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

On August 29, 2013, at approximately 9:30 a.m., the School Resource Officer assigned to Southern High School located in the 4400 block of Solomons Island Road in Harwood responded to the school parking lot to assist school staff with a search of a student’s vehicle. The search was to ensure there was no alcohol in […]

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St. John’s Dean Opens Friday Night Lecture Series

St. John’s Dean Opens Friday Night Lecture Series

| August 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Pamela Kraus, dean of the Annapolis campus of St. John’s College, will deliver the opening lecture for the academic year. Her lecture, “Robert Frost’s ‘To Earthward,’” is free and open to the public and will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, August 23 at 8 p.m. For more information: www.stjohnscollege.edu Upcoming Friday […]

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St. John’s College To Welcome Class Of 2017

St. John’s College To Welcome Class Of 2017

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013-14 academic year for St. John’s College opens on Wednesday, August 21, at 4:15 p.m. with Convocation, the annual ceremony that brings together the St. John’s community for a new year. At St. John’s, Convocation is rich with traditions that symbolize what it means to be part of this community of learners—a community where […]

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School Board Selects Next Superintendent

School Board Selects Next Superintendent

| July 23, 2013 | 1 Comment

“Mamie Perkins is a passionate advocate for children who has diverse experiences over a long career that will serve our school system very well in the coming year,” Board President Teresa Milio Birge said. “Our Board is confident that she will work with the dedicated team we have in place to continue the upward trajectory […]

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Enroll Now For Fall Term At AACC

Enroll Now For Fall Term At AACC

| July 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Invest in yourself by enrolling in fall credit courses at Anne Arundel Community College. Registration for fall classes is underway now. The 15-week and first eight-week sessions begin Aug. 26, the 13-week session begins Sept. 9 and the last eight-week session starts Oct. 21. AACC offers more than 225 degrees and certificates from which to […]

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