Tag: Student

Southern High School senior Sienna Broglie wins national art award

Southern High School senior Sienna Broglie wins national art award

| January 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

For the seventh time in as many years, a talented high school artist from AACPS has won a distinction bestowed upon only one or two students nationally. As the sole recipient of the National Art Education Association’s 2016 Rising Stars Secondary Recognition Award, Southern High School senior Sienna Broglie joins an exceptional list of student […]

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Annapolis Partnership presents 3 nights of Holiday festivities

Annapolis Partnership presents 3 nights of Holiday festivities

| November 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Annapolis will be aglow with holiday cheer, seasonal music & entertainment, fun photo opportunities and a visit from Santa! Join your neighbors for Midnight Madness, Thursday, December 3rd and 10th, and Eleventh Hour on the 17th when stores remain open until midnight for holiday shopping (Until 11pm on the 17th). Annapolitans and visitors revel in these […]

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Art in Education Showcase scheduled for October 6th

Art in Education Showcase scheduled for October 6th

| September 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County administers Art in Education program funding and hosts an Arts In Education showcase to enable teachers, administrators and parents to preview potential art programs for their schools. This year the Arts Education Showcase takes place in the cafeteria of the Board of Education on October 6th from 5:30 […]

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AACC donates 100 backpacks to Tyler Heights Elementary

AACC donates 100 backpacks to Tyler Heights Elementary

| September 5, 2015 | 1 Comment

Members of Anne Arundel Community College’s Community Services Committee delivered 100 backpacks to Tyler Heights Elementary School as part of the college’s annual drive to help students arrive on the first day of school prepared and ready to learn. Tyler Heights had contacted AACC initially with a request for 50 backpacks and sent a list […]

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Back to healthy

Back to healthy

| August 31, 2015 | 1 Comment

It’s that time of year again when the kids are heading back to school and the daily routines are back in action. Whole Health Designs  is introducing more healthy habits and targeting healthy kid lunch ideas for back-to-school this fall along with an easy way to help adults get back into the routine of eating […]

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22 million passengers pass through BWI

22 million passengers pass through BWI

| August 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport today announced that passenger traffic continues to climb with 22,761,893 passengers recorded in Fiscal Year 2015.  That figure, an increase of 2.4 percent over the previous fiscal year, represents an all-time fiscal year record for passenger traffic at BWI Marshall.   “BWI is a gateway to the world and a powerful […]

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Local artists honored at BWI Airport reception

Local artists honored at BWI Airport reception

| August 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County artists Christy Ball, Frances Borchardt, Ricky Chenoweth, Tara Clifford, Bianca da Silva, Sarah Jane Dunaway, Jim Earl, Sheila Guevin, Joan Howe, Barbara Ildefonso, Richard Isaacman, Lucretia Krick, Vicki Migues-Jordan, Richard Niewerth, Terry Peterson, Susan Picard, Jennifer Rolfsness, James Sayler, Marietta Schreiber,Anne Sieling, Michael Thorpe, Annette Uroskie, and Olin Yoder were recently honored […]

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AACC graphic designer wins Emmy for video

AACC graphic designer wins Emmy for video

| August 8, 2015 | 1 Comment

Ben Pierce of Severna Park, a graphic designer at Anne Arundel Community College, won a regional Emmy award for his part in creating an animated video. Pierce, who joined AACC’s public relations and marketing office last year, worked on the concept and created the graphics for the video, “Financing a George Washington Education,” while working […]

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Bereavement Camp offered by Chesapeake Life Center

Bereavement Camp offered by Chesapeake Life Center

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Chesapeake Life Center, a program of Hospice of the Chesapeake, is now registering participants for Camp Nabi and Phoenix Rising to be held simultaneously over the weekend of Aug. 7- 9 at the Arlington Echo Outdoor Education Center in Millersville, MD. Camp Nabi, a weekend camp for grieving children ages 6 to 13, provides […]

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AACC’s takes first place in Chesapeake Culinary Cup

AACC’s takes first place in Chesapeake Culinary Cup

| May 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Team Anne Arundel, the student culinary team at Anne Arundel Community College’s Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism (HCAT) Institute, took first place at the 7th Annual Chesapeake Culinary Cup competition May 3, at the HCAT building at the Glen Burnie Town Center in Glen Burnie. The Chesapeake Culinary Cup is an American Culinary Federation-sanctioned competition […]

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2 killed in Arnold crash

2 killed in Arnold crash

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From the Anne Arundel County Police: On Tuesday May 5, 2015 at approximately 7:08 p.m., officers responded to a multi-vehicle motor vehicle collision on northbound Ritchie Hwy (MD-2) at College Parkway in Arnold. Preliminary investigation determined that a Nissan Sentra was southbound on Ritchie Hwy facing a red left turn arrow. The driver of […]

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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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Glen Burnie High senior to host benefit concert this weekend for service project

Glen Burnie High senior to host benefit concert this weekend for service project

| February 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

Glen Burnie High School Senior Tyler Johns has been collecting jeans for the past month, in support of Dosomething.org and Aèropostale’s Teens for Jeans Campaign. Teens for Jeans encourages young people across the country to run a jean drive in their school or community to help provide clothing for youth experiencing homelessness. Over a million […]

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Severna Park students help modernize Chesapeake Children’s Museum

Severna Park students help modernize Chesapeake Children’s Museum

| January 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

Severna Park High School seniors Katrina McNally and Sarah Weinstein work with a trio of underclassmen to help modernize the old Annapolis museum. For their Leadership class, they created a service learning project targeted towards the Chesapeake Children’s Museum in Annapolis. The students are building educational panels to line the walkway to the building in […]

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Bello Macre awarded $30K grant from Maryland Affordable Housing Trust

Bello Macre awarded $30K grant from Maryland Affordable Housing Trust

| January 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

Bello Machre received a $30,000 grant from the Maryland Affordable Housing Trust (MAHT) to be used for a Shelter in Place Project and an Expansion/Renovation Project.  The grant funding will impact eight people served by Bello Machre funding two projects that will include a permanent emergency generator so vulnerable adults with developmental disabilities can shelter […]

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St. Anne’s School of Annapolis to host winter open house

St. Anne’s School of Annapolis to host winter open house

| January 3, 2015 | 1 Comment

St. Anne’s School of Annapolis will host a winter open house on Wednesday, January 28 from 9 am to 11:30 am to learn how the school tailors the internationally renowned Reggio Emelia educational program to their Early Childhood and Lower School curriculum and how our Middle School program prepares students for academic, creative and social success. Faculty, staff […]

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Arts Council plans gala for January 31st

Arts Council plans gala for January 31st

| December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

This year’s Carnival Around the World “Cuban Nights” Gala, a fundraiser for the Arts Council of Anne Arundel County takes place on January 31st. Gala Chairs Sydney Lamb and Roberta Pardo, pose for a picture with an antique silver plated tea set, original artwork, and fashion felt hat; some of the many items included in […]

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Police investigating string of robberies

Police investigating string of robberies

| December 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police are investigating several recent robberies across the county. Armed Robbery, Severna Park, Jimmy Johns On 12/20/14 at 11:00 p.m. units responded to the Jimmy John’s located at 537 Ritchie Hwy for a Robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival officers spoke to an employee who stated she was walking to her vehicle […]

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8 arrested after melee at Arundel High School

8 arrested after melee at Arundel High School

| December 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On December 19, 2014, at approximately 10:30 a.m., officers responded to assist the School Resource Officer at Arundel High School, located at 1001 Annapolis Road, Gambrills, MD in reference to a large fight that had broken out. This fight occurred during “Wildcat Hour” near the school cafeteria. It appears that 10 female students were involved […]

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AACC alumni attend White House announcement

AACC alumni attend White House announcement

| December 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel Community College has received a $817,368 federal grant award from the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration job training programs as part of $14,957,899 in funding provided to 14 Maryland community colleges. The awards were announced recently at a White House event at which two AACC alumni, Gary Pollard Jr., and […]

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USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

USNA swag sent into orbit with Orion

| December 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Onboard last Friday’s successful launch of Orion were several small items from the Naval Academy donated by former NASA astronaut and Class of 1973 graduate of the academy, Ken Reightler, who is also a former executive of Lockheed Martin and currently the Distinguished Professor and Robert A. Heinlein Chair in the aerospace engineering department at […]

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AMM announces winter lecture series

AMM announces winter lecture series

| December 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

The Annapolis Maritime Museum has announced the 2015 Winter Lecture Series schedule. The educational and informative series of eight (8) wintertime talks provides rich and stimulating topics from an esteemed group of lecturers’.  From Oyster Aquaculture, to NASA satellite images of our oceans, to the ‘Bridging’ of the Chesapeake, there are subjects for a diverse […]

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