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  • Sports fans have clubs, course variety to enjoy

    Sports fans have clubs, course variety to enjoy

    Ryan Sullivan , Reporter

    December 1, 2017

    AACC offers more than 30 courses, clubs and opportunities for students who want to get active and involved in athletics. The Physical Education Department offers 28 courses, including yoga and martial arts. Most of these courses are worth one credit. In addition, AACC has five sports studies courses. “As...

    McKenzie Khal, a pre-med major, is taking Cardiovascular Kickboxing, which is one of the 28 courses in the Physical Education Department.

    Photo by Tre Mooring

  • AACC holds 8th Science Night

    AACC holds 8th Science Night

    Alexandra Radovic, Reporter

    December 1, 2017

    AACC’s annual Science Night showcased the wonders of science for a crowd of 600 children, parents and college students on Nov. 7. Dr. Jason Barbour, a physical science professor, hosted the event. He said he enjoys putting on Science Night because of the “wonderful, creative people who work here,”...

    Participants encounter insects and reptiles such as snakes, cockroaches and earthworms up-close and personal during AACC’s annual Science Night.

    Photo by Jessica Osband

  • $1M prize open to AACC

    $1M prize open to AACC

    Alexandra Radovic, Reporter

    December 1, 2017

    A national institution invited AACC to apply for a $1 million award in November. The Aspen Institute awards the Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence to recognize high achievement and performance among community colleges. The award measures student success in four areas: learning, certificate...

    Photo by Brandon Hamilton

  • “Neverwhere” takes audience to new world

    “Neverwhere” takes audience to new world

    Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-chief

    November 20, 2017

    The Theatre at AACC’s effects-filled production of “Neverwhere” quite literally set the stage for a fantastical journey of self-discovery in a dystopian London underground. “Neverwhere” as a play first found life as a TV series, and was novelist Neil Gaiman’s first attempt at writing for...

    Photo by Brandon Hamilton

  • Funds, food available at AACC

    Funds, food available at AACC

    Elizabeth Spearman, Associate Editor

    November 1, 2017

    AACC offers a free food pantry, emergency funds and other services for students in need of assistance. The food pantry is a place for students to come if they are hungry and cannot afford food, according to Chris Storck, director of Student Engagement. “We have lots of students who struggle with...

    Director of Student Engagement Chris Storck stands beside the food pantry in her office; the pantry offers food to students who can’t afford meals.

    Photo by Tre Mooring

Student board of trustees member position open for application, among others

Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2017

Applications are open for the voting student member of AACC's Board of Trustees for the upcoming school year. Director of Student Engagement Chris Storck announced at the...

  • AACC vice president explains campus construction December 4, 2017
  • Officers arrest banned ex-employee December 1, 2017
  • Police drill closes lot H December 1, 2017

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Use alternatives to painkillers

Alexandra Radovic, Reporter

December 1, 2017No Comments

Here at AACC, our motto is, “redefine yourself.” But because of opioids—pain-relieving medications that alter your mind and dull your senses—some AACC students never...

Sarah Sutherland, Campus Life Editor

December 1, 2017No Comments

While walking to class, I often steer away from groups of men to eliminate the chances of unwanted comments or cat-calling. The most common form of sexual harassment is...

Time at AACC is well spent

Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

December 1, 2017No Comments

As editor-in-chief of Campus Current, this semester has been a stressful one for me. But it’s also been an experience I wouldn’t trade for anything. Between the steady...

Don’t throw away your future by driving drunk

December 1, 2017

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ESports raises charity money for Children’s Miracle Hospital

Raquel Hamner, Photographer

December 1, 2017

AACC’s ESports Club raised around $1,500 for the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals at a 24-hour event that started Nov. 11. The fundraiser was the club’s most successful one to date, mo...

“Neverwhere” takes audience to new world

“Neverwhere” takes audience to new world

November 20, 2017

‘Wire’ writer speaks with AACC students

‘Wire’ writer speaks with AACC students

November 10, 2017

Theater dept. presents fall show ‘Neverwhere’

Theater dept. presents fall show ‘Neverwhere’

November 1, 2017

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Sports fans have clubs, course variety to enjoy

Ryan Sullivan , Reporter

December 1, 2017

AACC offers more than 30 courses, clubs and opportunities for students who want to get active and involved in athletics. The Physical Education Department offers 28 courses,...

Womens VBall finishes season with single win

Vincent Moreland, Reporter

December 1, 2017

AACC’s Women’s Volleyball struggled this fall, finishing the season with 18 losses and a single win. “[We struggled with] our communication,” head coach Gregory...

AACC’s Men’s Basketball fall short in 1st home game

AACC’s Men’s Basketball fall short in 1st home game

November 20, 2017

Women’s Bball is ready to face new challenges

Women’s Bball is ready to face new challenges

November 1, 2017

Why doesn’t AACC have varsity football team?

Why doesn’t AACC have varsity football team?

November 1, 2017

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Meeting of student leaders gets new format

Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2017No Comments

Organizers tried out a new format including ice-breakers for the Dec. 4 meeting of the Student Advisory Council—a mandatory meeting of student club representatives. The...

Student board of trustees member position open for application, among others

Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2017No Comments

Applications are open for the voting student member of AACC's Board of Trustees for the upcoming school year. Director of Student Engagement Chris Storck announced at the...

AACC vice president explains campus construction

AACC vice president explains campus construction

December 4, 2017

Fans play board games

Fans play board games

December 1, 2017

Professors, pupils call for Canvas orientation

Professors, pupils call for Canvas orientation

December 1, 2017

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The independent student newspaper of Anne Arundel Community College.
The independent student newspaper of Anne Arundel Community College.