Campus Current

Service Learning Fair involves students with volunteering opportunities.

Service Learning Fair involves students with volunteering opportunities.

Alexandra Radovic, Editor-In-Chief

February 12, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

A collection of community-service members met in the SUN dining hall on Feb. 12 to share volunteering opportunities with AACC students. The service learning fair included representatives from the Health and Wellness Center on campus, the Healthy Kids program, Seeds 4 Success, the Kent Island Federation...

Possible gas leak causes smoke, evacuation

Alex Fregger, Daily Reporter

February 8, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Campus Life, Front Page, News, Police, Showcase

The Cade building was evacuated today at 12:54 p.m. as students in class smelt burning rubber and saw smoke. At around 12:30 AACC facilities were notified of a possible gas leak and a smell of burning plastic or oil. Shortly after at 12:54, fire alarms on Cade’s first and second floors when off...

Black History Month Committee plans lectures, performances and art exhibits to celebrate BHM

Black History Month Committee plans lectures, performances and art exhibits to celebrate BHM

Ashley Sokolowski, Daily Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Arts, Black History Month, Campus Life, Diversity, Entertainment, Front Page, News, Showcase

AACC’s is hosting a series of events for students to celebrate Black History Month. This February, the Black History Month Committee will be hosting discussions, performances, movie screenings and art exhibits. Dr. Nicole Williams, the chair of the department of human services, is on the Black...

The Road to ‘Romeo & Juliet’: Student Actors Brave the Cold to Warm Up for Auditions

The Road to ‘Romeo & Juliet’: Student Actors Brave the Cold to Warm Up for Auditions

Philip Van Slooten, Reporter

February 6, 2019


Filed under Arts, Campus Life, Entertainment, Front Page, Showcase, Theater

Auditions began last Thursday night for AACC’s spring play, “Romeo and Juliet.” Students in the waiting area ranged in experience from one previous audition to as many as 45. Kennedy Cole, a high school student in the Early College Access Program, noted that the arrows on the floor leading...

RegisteredNursing.org recognizes AACC nursing program as top school

RegisteredNursing.org recognizes AACC nursing program as top school

Ashley Sokolowski, Daily Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under Breaking News, Campus Life, Education, Front Page, News, Showcase

This past January, RegisteredNursing.org ranked AACC’s nursing program fourth in the state. RegisteredNursing.org ranks programs by the passing rates of the National Council Licensure Examination or NCLEX-NR. The exam determines if a person is prepared for entry-level nursing practice. “I ...

New Podcast, Good Hawk, coming out from Campus Current

New Podcast, Good Hawk, coming out from Campus Current

Ashley Sokolowski, Reporter

January 30, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

AACC’s newspaper Campus Current is starting “Good Hawk,” a new student-made podcast. Fourth-year communications student Alex Fregger is hosting the podcast, which he said is dedicated to spreading good news. “What I want to do is … put some good back into the world … and just kind of...

AACC Closes all Campuses for Winter Storm

AACC Closes all Campuses for Winter Storm

Ashley Sokolowski, Reporter

January 29, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

AACC closed the Arnold, Glen Burnie and Arundel Mills campuses today at 3 p.m., in preparation for a winter storm. In an informal poll at the Arnold campus, eight of ten students said their commute to campus is worse during inclement weather situations. “I ride the bus. Normally it is longer...

AACC hosts online workshop series on non-traditional class advice

Ashley Sokolowski , Daily Reporter

January 28, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Education, News, Showcase

An AACC adviser is hosting four workshops to help students succeed in online courses. Jill Nagiel, an online adviser, held the first of four “Tips for Success in your Online Class” on January 28. During the workshop, Nageil offered tips for both online and on-campus classes. Nagiel said...

Culinary students win HCAT awards

Culinary students win HCAT awards

Alex Fregger, Daily Reporter

January 26, 2019


Filed under Arts, Campus Life, Showcase

Four AACC culinary students won medals at a competition that took place at Monroe College in New York in December. Out of the estimated thirty students who competed in the competition, all four AACC students received awards. Students Stuart Barnes and Kayoko Olson won bronze medals, while Katie Dashiell ...

Office of Student Engagement gives free breakfast to students

Office of Student Engagement gives free breakfast to students

Daniel Nickerson, Digital, Graphics, and Media Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

AACC’s Office of Student Engagement gave free breakfast for students to welcome them back to campus on the first day of spring classes. Neena Robertson, the program coordinator for events, helped serve a buffet of waffles, bacon, eggs, coffee, juice and water. Robertson said the hungry students...

Campus Activities Bd. to host karaoke events

Campus Activities Bd. to host karaoke events

Daniel Salomon, Co-Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Campus Life, Club News

The Campus Activities Board will host a monthly karaoke event in the SUN Dining Hall starting March 4. CAB is a club that hosts events on campus for students. “We’re just looking for something different than our normal club cafes … where we would bring someone in to play music,” Neena Robertson,...

Need clothes for job interview?

Need clothes for job interview?

Daniel Salomon, Co-Editor

January 23, 2019


Filed under Campus Life

Students, faculty and staff can donate gently used professional clothes to the Office of Student Engagement until March 1. According to Program Coordinator Leslie Cook, donations of pants, shirts, dresses, skirts and shoes will go to students who need clothes for job interviews. Cook said the clothes...

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