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  • Culinary Club demonstrates how to make beer, cheese and wine

    Culinary Club demonstrates how to make beer, cheese and wine

    Sarah Sutherland, Campus Life Editor

    September 20, 2017

    The Culinary Club gave students the opportunity to watch a beer, cheese, and wine demonstration on Sept. 19. HCAT instructional specialist and adviser of the Culinary Club Louise Nielsen organized the workshop to allow AACC students not in the HCAT program to experience the art of beer, cheese, and...

    Four HCAT students had the opportunity to make red table wine.

    Photo by Brandon Hamilton

  • Scott Kettner holds Brazilian Maracatu workshop

    Scott Kettner holds Brazilian Maracatu workshop

    Sarah Sutherland, Campus Life Editor

    September 18, 2017

    In honor of Hispanic Heritage month Scott Kettner held a Brazilian Maracatu drumming workshop on Sept. 16. Kettner is a drummer, percussionist, educator, and lead of the band Nation Beat who blends together the similarities of Northeastern Brazil and Southern United States music. “Music is connected...

    Scott Kettner is holding a drumming workshop in honor of Hispanic Heritage month.

    Photo by: Sarah Sutherland

  • Pell Grants, hate speech, workforce development among topics addressed by Rep. Brown at town hall

    Pell Grants, hate speech, workforce development among topics addressed by Rep. Brown at town hall

    Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

    September 16, 2017

    At a town hall held at AACC on Saturday, U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown pledged to continue working to protect and expand Pell Grants, which he said are "under assault." He also discussed separate bills to reduce hate speech on college campuses and to incentivize businesses to provide workforce development. Brow...

    Rep. Anthony Brown (D-Md.) speaks to members of the community at a town hall hosted in AACC's Florestano building Saturday.

    By Roxanne Ready

  • GSA holds drag-a-palooza auditions

    GSA holds drag-a-palooza auditions

    Shelby Vetter, Reporter

    September 12, 2017

    AACC’s Gay Straight Alliance will hold its third drag-a-palooza show in October. GSA held student auditions on Sept 11  for the show. The GSA holds a drag show once per semester where students have the opportunity to perform among professional drag queens. All proceeds from the show go ...

    Photo by Brandon Hamilton

  • AACC urged to “Rise Above Hate”

    AACC urged to “Rise Above Hate”

    Elizabeth Spearman, Associate Editor - Digital

    September 8, 2017

    Around 50 people from both AACC and the community came together to “Rise Above Hate” on Sept. 7. The vigil was put together by the Division of Learning in response to the events that happened in Charlottesville back in August. “Our college community must continue to rise above intolerance,...

    Photo by: Brandon Hamliton

News

Pell Grants, hate speech, workforce development among topics addressed by Rep. Brown at town hall

Pell Grants, hate speech, workforce development among topics addressed by Rep. Brown at town hall

Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

At a town hall held at AACC on Saturday, U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown pledged to continue working to protect and expand Pell Grants, which he said are "under assault." He also...

September 16, 2017

  • U.S. congressman visits Arnold campus September 15, 2017
  • State official visits campus, presents scholarship September 14, 2017
  • AACC urged to “Rise Above Hate” September 8, 2017

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Editorial

Finding myself at AACC

Finding myself at AACC

Brad Dress, Guest Columnist

The first time I set foot on AACC’s Arnold campus, I had no idea where my life was headed. I remember thinking to myself: “Look, I have this passion for writing, clearly,...

August 25, 2017No Comments

Be sure, be bold, be you

Be sure, be bold, be you

As an alumnus of AACC, I believe all students should consider learning a trade along with getting a formal education. When I chose AACC, I knew I wanted to work in a field...

August 25, 2017No Comments

Letter from the editor: Make AACC your school

Letter from the editor: Make AACC your school

Roxanne Ready, Editor-in-Chief

Welcome new Riverhawks, returning students, and faculty and staff to the start of another academic year at AACC. Fall semester is a time of excitement and change. As the...

August 25, 2017No Comments

Millennials should take a stand for equality

Millennials should take a stand for equality

August 25, 2017

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Entertainment

Latino Club kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month with tres leches cake

Latino Club kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month with tres leches cake

Sarah Sutherland, Campus Life Editor

The Latino Club helped AACC celebrate the start of Hispanic Heritage Month by handing out tres leches cake on Sept. 15.   President of the Latino Club and thi...

September 18, 2017

Scott Kettner holds Brazilian Maracatu workshop

Scott Kettner holds Brazilian Maracatu workshop

September 18, 2017

AACC Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Scott Kettner and Nation Beat

AACC Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with Scott Kettner and Nation Beat

September 18, 2017

GSA holds drag-a-palooza auditions

GSA holds drag-a-palooza auditions

September 12, 2017

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Sports

Cross Country steps up training sessions

Ryan Sullivan, Reporter

AACC’s Women's cross country is stepping up their training sessions for the 2017 Bill Fritz Invitational on Sept. 16. The 6-kilometer event will test each of Coach Jim Griffiths' at...

September 13, 2017

Fall sports preview

James Haggerty, Co-Editor

Women’s Cross Country began practice in mid-August, to prepare for their first meet which will be held on Sept. 2 at Salisbury University at 9:45 a.m. The team plans...

August 27, 2017

Athletics Department introduces Spirit Days

Athletics Department introduces Spirit Days

August 25, 2017

AACC sports offering live stream to viewers

AACC sports offering live stream to viewers

August 25, 2017

Soccer welcomes new players to 2017 rosters

August 25, 2017

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Campus Life

Culinary Club demonstrates how to make beer, cheese and wine

Culinary Club demonstrates how to make beer, cheese and wine

Sarah Sutherland, Campus Life Editor

The Culinary Club gave students the opportunity to watch a beer, cheese, and wine demonstration on Sept. 19. HCAT instructional specialist and adviser of the Culinary Club...

September 20, 2017No Comments

AACC shows “The Princess Bride” on 30 year anniversary

AACC shows “The Princess Bride” on 30 year anniversary

Jonas Pallaro-Sonneborn, Reporter

Some students had the opportunity to watch “The Princess Bride” for the first time 30 years after its original release date. “We typically go for a family movie,”...

September 18, 2017No Comments

Hawk’s Nest grand re-opening

Hawk’s Nest grand re-opening

September 14, 2017

AACC urged to “Rise Above Hate”

AACC urged to “Rise Above Hate”

September 8, 2017

Involvement Fair comes to AACC

Involvement Fair comes to AACC

September 7, 2017

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