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AACC History Club tours Oriole Park at Camden Yards

AACC History Club tours Oriole Park at Camden Yards

Tony Petro, Club News Editor

November 8, 2016

Members of the History Club at AACC along with other faculty and students drove to Baltimore Saturday morning and toured Oriole Park at Camden Yards.                OPAYC was built in 1992 and is considered the first modern old-style Ball Park according to the tour guide and Oriole’s team hist...

Advisory Council approves constitutions, elects senator

Advisory Council approves constitutions, elects senator

Tony Petro, Club News Editor

November 8, 2016

The Advisory Council at AACC approved constitutions for three new clubs, and an amendment for the Campus Activity Board’s constitution. The presidents for the new clubs; Doctors Nurses & Beyond, Renaissance Club for Enlightenment & Personal Growth and One Love, presented their constitutions...

Gregory Coleman speaks at AACC

Gabriella Flores

November 7, 2016

Former Shark Tank competitor and Nexercise, Inc. co-founder and COO Gregory Coleman spoke about important lessons to entrepreneurs and business start-ups during an event held by the Entrepreneurs Club on Nov. 1. Starting up a business is daunting, but in order to be successful, Gregory Coleman explained...

Chemistry club puts on a mystery theater

Trevor Gardner, Reporter

November 7, 2016

AACC's Chemistry Club hosted a mystery theater on Oct. 28. The theater featured the film “The Poisoner’s Handbook.” The film portrays different plots explaining how different types of poisons have affected America in the early 20th century. Plot lines in the film included a couple, Mr. And Mr...

Workfare transcends Welfare in Econ debate

Workfare transcends Welfare in Econ debate

Tony Petro, Club News Editor

November 3, 2016

Two teams faced off Tuesday, debating whether Welfare recipients should be actively seeking work or not as a requirement for benefits, and the team arguing for recipients working took home the victory by a final audience vote of 17-6. AACC’s Economics Club hosted this heated debate in the Careers buildin...

SGA approved new Ren Club constitution

SGA approved new Ren Club constitution

Tony Petro, Club News Editor

October 31, 2016

The Student Government Association approved a new club’s constitution in October a week after it rejected it because of a policy allowing the group to remove officers who are inactive. SGA members said the policy the club presented during the first meeting was unclear. Officers of the Renaissance...

The Nest props up AACC clubs

The Nest props up AACC clubs

Tony Petro, Club News Editor

October 31, 2016

Student clubs have a new online tool to help them manage their organizations. The Nest, which the Office of Student Engagement introduced last semester, is one accessible location for all of AACC’s student organizations. Steve Kreider, program coordinator for the Office of Student Engagement,...

Habitat for Humanity to take trip to Mississippi

Habitat for Humanity to take trip to Mississippi

Grace Koehne, Reporter

October 31, 2016

Members of the AACC chapter of Habitat for Humanity will volunteer during spring break building houses for families in need in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. Ten AACC students will be able to make the trip from March 13 to 19.  The volunteers must be AACC students in good academic standing. The cost...

Amaranth club hosts coffee house

Amaranth club hosts coffee house

Trevor Gardner, Reporter

October 18, 2016

AACC’s Amaranth club held their monthly Amaranth Coffee House last Wednesday, featuring 13 different performers. The club’s monthly coffee house setting allows any student to showcase their artistic talents, which could include art forms varying from improvisational comedy to being a singer/songwrit...

Entrepreneur offers advice

Entrepreneur offers advice

Mary McKiel, Campus Life Editor

September 30, 2016

The secret to running a successful business, says Johnny Earle, aka Johnny Cupcakes, “is making sure you do what you love.” Earle, an entrepreneur whose business sells T-shirts, visited the campus on Sept. 27 at the invitation of both the Entrepreneurial Studies Institute and the Student Government...

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