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AACC literary magazine gets new office, editor

AACC literary magazine gets new office, editor

Brooke Carneal, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Club News, Entertainment

AACC’s student-run literary magazine, Amaranth, got an office in the Humanities Building and a new editor-in-chief this semester. According to Ren Bishop, the club’s layout manager, the staff used to hold meetings at different locations across campus. Now, the magazine will share a space with...

Student clubs to throw campus events in Oct.

Student clubs to throw campus events in Oct.

Alexandra Radovic, Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Diversity, Entertainment, News

AACC student clubs are holding a number of events in October to raise awareness about domestic violence, disabilities and the LGBTQ+ community. On Oct. 3, SODA—Students Out to Destroy Assumptions—will hold its second annual Assumption Destroyers Festival from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Quad, so...

Virtual reality coming to AACC classes in ’19

Virtual reality coming to AACC classes in ’19

Alex Fregger, Tech Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Showcase

AACC is bringing virtual reality—VR—to classes and clubs during the next two years. Manager of Instructional Technology Cathy Bosse said several programs on campus are looking to integrate VR so it will be more available to students during classes. VR headsets—high-tech goggles—work by...

AACC Athletics plans to develop esports team

AACC Athletics plans to develop esports team

Alex Fregger, Tech Editor

October 1, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Front Page, News, Showcase, Sports

AACC Athletics plans to make esports part of its program next fall. Esports—electronic sports—involve established teams that play video games competitively for fun, ranking or monetary rewards. Athletics Director Duane Herr said he’s hoping to introduce esports officially to the college a...

Students club to host events across campus

Students club to host events across campus

Alexandra Radovic, Editor-in-Chief

October 1, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Entertainment, News, Showcase

AACC student clubs are holding a number of events in October to raise awareness of domestic violence, disabilities and the LGBTQ+ community. On Oct.3, SODA--Students Out to Destroy Assumptions--will hold its second annual Assumption Destroyers Festival from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Quad, so stu...

Amaranth hosts first coffee house of school

Amaranth hosts first coffee house of school

Sarah Noble, Multimedia Editor

September 19, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Diversity, Entertainment, News, Photo Feature, Showcase

AACC’s literary magazine Amaranth hosted it’s first coffee house open mic session tonight in the Humanities theater. Creative writing student Mike Pierorazilo, is the club’s new editor-in-chief. For coffee house performances, he said he plans on “keeping with tradition” when it comes...

CAB hosts food truck festival

CAB hosts food truck festival

Brady Reilly, Reporter

September 13, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, News, Showcase

The Campus Activity Board set up three food trucks in the back of parking lot A Wednesday afternoon from 11-2. The food trucks included Truck of Deliciousness, Pablo’s Tacos, LovePuddin, BricknFire Pizza and Kona Ice, who all gave free food to the first 150 students who attended the event. The limit...

Campus clubs promote events, student involvement at fair

Campus clubs promote events, student involvement at fair

Arianna Beers, Reporter

September 7, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Front Page, News, Showcase

The Campus Activity Board hosted a student involvement fair September fifth on the Quad to promote AACC’s clubs and programs. Tables and booths were set out from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. that offered club information, prizes and food. Ren Bishop, a second-year psychology student and editor of AACC’s...

“Flashback Friday” concludes AACC’s Welcome Week

“Flashback Friday” concludes AACC’s Welcome Week

Alexandra Radovic, Editor-in-Chief

August 31, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Showcase, Uncategorized

During this fall’s Welcome Week, AACC’s Campus Activities Board threw its first ever nineties-themed Flashback Friday event on Campus. The Campus Activities Board—or CAB—came up with the idea for the theme after attending National Association for Campus Activities—or NACA—conference ...

CAB hosts cookout on the Quad during Welcome Week

CAB hosts cookout on the Quad during Welcome Week

Sanyee Barjogar Jr., Reporter

August 31, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Showcase

The Campus Activities Board gave free food out to students on Thursday as one of the last events for Welcome Week. “[The event is] to welcome students back, or to AACC for the first time if they’re new,” said Neena Robertson, program coordinator for events and student engagements. From noon...

AACC student’s play in Capital Fringe Festival

AACC student’s play in Capital Fringe Festival

Ashley Sokolowski, Associate Editor

August 25, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Club News, Diversity, Feature, News

The 2018 Capital Fringe Festival at Arena Stage in Washington featured a 75-minute play in July by an AACC creative writing student.  Third-year student Jonas Pallaro-Sonneborn wrote “Dragon Hunting Support Group.”   “I just felt like I wanted to do something that was personal to me and m...

AACC ESports Club raises money for charity

AACC ESports Club raises money for charity

Daniel Salomon, Digital Editor

April 16, 2018


Filed under Club News

AACC’s ESports Club raised more than $1,500 for charity in a 24-hour gaming event on April 14. “Extra Life” is a gaming marathon which raises money for the children’s-hospital charity the “Children’s Miracle Network.” The club set up three different livestreams, in the CALT building,...

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