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Students audition for Nov. drag show

Crystal Jones (left) and Erica Romero (right) practice their routines for the upcoming performance Drag-O-Ween hosted by the Gay-Straight Alliance

David Stemmle, Daily Editor

September 27, 2019

AACC students auditioned for a Halloween themed charity drag show on Friday. The Gay-Straight Alliance will host the bi-annual drag show Drag-O-Ween on Nov. 1. All proceeds raised during the show will be donated to the Trevor Project, a suicide prevention organization focusing on helping LGBT youth...

Honor society offers scholarships to qualified students

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society held an information session on Sept. 18 for prospective members.

Jacob Dear, Reporter

September 18, 2019

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society held an information session this Wednesday to explain key facts regarding the qualifications, benefits, and nature of the organization. The organization offers scholarships to members who meet the eligibility requirement. Students need a minimum GPA of 3.5 and to have...

Students weigh in on Constitution Day

The Legal Studies Club asked students what Constitution Day meant to them and handed out pocket Constitutions on Sept. 17.

Maria Pasaylo, Reporter

September 18, 2019

The Legal Studies Club gave out free pocket Constitutions to help celebrate Constitution Day on Sept. 17. Club members also asked students to write what Constitution Day meant to them and post it on a display board. Nick Sierco, a second-year criminology student, said Constitution Day is “coming...

SGA and CAB to host spirit week

SGA and CAB are collaborating on a Spirit Week that will be from Sept. 23-27. It was a topic at both the SGA and CAB meetings on Sept. 16. Above, from left to right, SGA's Vice President of Public Relations Bri Barone and President Mitchell Santos.

Amber Nathan, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2019

The Campus Activities Board and the Student Government Association are hosting a Spirit Week from Sept. 23-27. Each day will have a different theme with a new club collaborating. “I really like collaborating with clubs,” SGA President Mitchell Santos said. “That’s the most exciting part...

Design Club elects new officers

In their first meeting of the year, Design Club elected new officers.
Pictured: Professor Jennifer Schuster (left), Professor Erik Dunham, Hannah Kuhnert.

Adrianna Gonzalez, Reporter

September 12, 2019

AACC’s Design Club members elected four officers on Thursday. Among those elected into a position was third-year web and graphic design student Sara Strutz, who is the treasurer. “I’ve always wanted to join an art club,” Strutz said. Associate Professor Erik Dunham, a co-adviser for...

Club members share their praise for Gay Straight Alliance at meeting

Assistant professor of psychology Jarred Jenkins is the adviser of the Gay Straight Alliance, a student club for people who identify as LGBTQ.

Tom Ostrye, Web Designer

September 11, 2019

The Gay Straight Alliance held their second general meeting to promote inclusion and discuss issues related to LGBTQ on Wednesday. At meetings students play games, discuss upcoming activities like Coming Out Day on October 11 and play trivia on topics such as women’s history and LGBTQ history. Jarred...

Psychology Club welcomes new members during Recruitment Gathering

Dr. Julie Grignon (left) and Dr. Jarred Jenkins hosted the Psychology Club's Recruitment Gathering on Tuesday.

Maria Pasaylo, Contributor

September 10, 2019

AACC’s Psychology Club invited new members during their Recruitment Gathering Tuesday. Members noted Psychology Club plans different events and activities to share their knowledge about psychology with the college community. Dr. Julie Grignon and Dr. Jarred Jenkins, assistant professors of psychology...

Nominations made at SGA general forum

Student Government Association President Mitchell Santos says he is looking forward to the new elections for the SGA.

Amber Nathan, Editor-in-Chief

September 9, 2019

The Student Government Association held nominations for senators and a vice president of finance on Monday at a general forum. Attendees at the forum nominated four candidates for senator positions and two candidates for a vice president of finance. President of the SGA Mitchell Santos said,...

Legal Studies Club invites new members in first meeting of semester

Legal Studies club held their first meeting of the semester Thursday. 
Pictured: Elias Barnard (left) and Professor Luke Fredericks.

James Robinson, Contributor

September 5, 2019

AACC’s Legal Studies Club invited people to join in the first meeting of the semester on Thursday. Law professor Luke Fredericks said the club looks to help students better understand and learn the law. “We connect people to the law, we help people understand what the law is, that the law...

SGA and CAB plan for fall semester

AACC's Student Government Association and Campus Activities Board met on Aug. 26 to begin planning for the fall semester.

Mackenzie Airey, Graphics Editor

September 1, 2019

AACC’s Student Government Association and Campus Activities Board held their first meetings of the year Aug. 26. “I think [the first SGA meeting] went really well,” SGA President Mitchell Santos said. “It had a pretty good turnout.” Santos introduced a new outreach committee and Vice...

ESports Club holds first meeting of semester

Second-year wildlife and fisheries student Brandon Gebhardt (left) and first-year transfer studies student Luke Bennett were among the attendees to this semesters first Esports club meeting.

Tom Ostrye, Web Designer

August 29, 2019

The AACC ESports Club invited new members to join and meet new friends in their inaugural meeting of the semester on Thursday. The club centers on competitive gaming, as members play multiplayer games including Vainglory, Overwatch, and League of Legends, forming teams in hopes of entering tournament...

AACC community fair shuts down unexpectedly

Students promoted their clubs at the community fair, but packed up early after a storm threatened.

Amber Nathan, Editor-in-Chief

August 28, 2019

The AACC community fair, where student clubs recruited new members on Wednesday, shut down almost three hours early after a storm threatened. Students were still able to visit tables for part of the scheduled event time and talk to club members. Neena Robertson, program manager for student engagement,...

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