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AACC graduate speaks during coming out week

AACC graduate speaks during coming out week

Brad Dress, Reporter

October 24, 2016

Patricia Smiley, a guest speaker at AACC’s Coming Out Week, moved students with her passionate description of LGBT life. Smiley spoke during a session titled "TRANSitions" on Oct 12. The discussion was about the life of an LGBT member, and the conflicts of living as a transgender in today’s s...

Photo Friday: AACC student fall fashion

Photo Friday: AACC student fall fashion

Zach Tennant, Photographer

October 21, 2016

  Christian Elekwachi says, “I just woke up and threw this on.” Brands: H&M     Kit Boidy wore this outfit because he loves the colors and it fits him well. Brands: American Apparel and Doc Martin     Natalie Nankervis likes minimalist style, no patterns, but nice shapes to ...

AACC impacted by Clothesline Project

AACC impacted by Clothesline Project

Piper Lewis, Digital Editor

October 20, 2016

On Wednesday, members of the AACC community gathered in the quad for the Clothesline Project. This display is centered around domestic violence to honor survivors and memorialize victims, as well as raise social awareness.  The Clothesline Project is a service-learning opportunity that allows students to lear...

AACC appreciates Dr. Anna Binneweg

Anthony Petro, Club News Editor

October 19, 2016

AACC professor Anna Binneweg considers the most memorable moment of her profession to be conducting the Chernihiv Philharmonic in eastern Ukraine. “The Ukrainian people felt distraught and hopeless as a country, and yet were very touched that an American would come to their city and work with the...

AACC hosts Al Cantello Jr. Memorial Run

AACC hosts Al Cantello Jr. Memorial Run

Megan Ladabouche, Sports Editor

October 17, 2016

Anne Arundel Community college was host to nearly 150 runners in October for the 6th annual Al Cantello Jr. Memorial Run. Raising money for scholarships awarded to youth athletes, the memorial run is held annually in honor of Al Cantello Jr. who died in a boating accident on July 18, 2010. Sister ...

Photo Friday: students choose super power

Photo Friday: students choose super power

Judi Handel, Staff Photographer

October 14, 2016

When asked what their super power of choice would be, AACC students responded enthusiastically. Ranging from freshman to seniors, these students have show us that you can never be too old to use your imagination.   "Teleportation, I could go anywhere and also to see my boyfriend in Philly," says, ...

Photo friday: students on the American dream

Photo friday: students on the American dream

Judi Handel, Staff Photographer

October 7, 2016

The Campus Current went and asked numerous students about their thoughts on the american dream. This is what they had to say. "I think the American Dream means freedom and being able to do whatever you want. It means having power and I think that anyone can achieve it," said Lindsey Korh. "The American Dream can be achieved, de...

Signs on campus to be replaced, retrofitted

Signs on campus to be replaced, retrofitted

Mary McKiel, Campus Life Editor

October 6, 2016

AACC’s Board of Trustees approved a project on Sept. 13 to refurbish and retrofit signage on the Arnold campus. The signs are being refurbished in order to improve readability of exterior way-finding and improve upon the placement around campus.  According to the minutes of the Board meeting, work w...

AACC to rename CALT building

AACC to rename CALT building

Mary McKiel, Campus Life Editor

October 5, 2016

The college’s Board of Trustees approved renaming the Center for Applied Learning and Technology building on the west side of the Arnold campus to the Vanous-Nutt Center for Applied Learning and Technology. The building is being renamed in honor of Harold and Lillian Vanous-Nutt for their significant...

Mental health fair displays resources for students

Mental health fair displays resources for students

Mary McKiel, Campus Life Editor

October 4, 2016

This year’s AACC Mental Health Fair provided an educational outlook on suicide prevention and brought forth resources for those who are afraid to speak out about their problem.  Main exhibits this year included a graffiti wall, “The Brain” (mix and match with mental illness names and their sympt...

Lindsay talks AACC moving forward

Lindsay talks AACC moving forward

Jesse Johnson, Associate Editor

October 3, 2016

AACC President Dawn Lindsay plans to spend the 2016-2017 school year seeking funds for a new health and science building and updating the college’s strategic plan, she told Campus Current last month. “These are two big things that are important to the college,” she said. Lindsay said the colleg...

Gavin appointment breaks precedent

Gavin appointment breaks precedent

Cody Colston, Editor-In-Chief

October 3, 2016

President Dawn Lindsay named Dr. Mike Gavin AACC’s vice president for learning on Sept. 6 after choosing to forgo a search for other candidates. Gavin, who has served as interim vice president for learning since February, was the associate vice president for learning and academic affairs since 201...

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