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Campus Current staff members offer tips to survive the last days of finals week

Campus Current staff members offer tips to survive the last days of finals week

Sarah Noble, Multimedia

December 12, 2018


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

Want to survive the last few days of final exams? Follow these steps that Campus Current staff members swear by. While studying: Some exams cover material you learned at the beginning of the semester. If you don’t know where to start, break your review time into small steps. Ideally, everyone wants ...

Active Minds hosts Fidos for Finals

Active Minds hosts Fidos for Finals

Alex Fregger, Technology Editor

December 12, 2018


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

A student club invited a service dog charity to help students de-stress during finals week. The Active Minds club invited Fidos for Freedom to bring their service dogs on campus as a way for students to relax and have a distraction during finals. Fidos for Freedom is a non-profit organization that...

Biology professor passes away Nov. 29

Biology professor passes away Nov. 29

Sarah Noble, Multimedia Editor

December 5, 2018


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

An AACC professor, who was recently ranked as emeritus status, passed away Friday Nov. 29. Dr. Jill Loukides, a professor who taught at AACC for 14 years, passed suddenly, according to Dr. Mike Gavin, vice president for leaning. “Although the passing came about quickly, she was awarded Emeritus...

Stevenson accepts all credits for bus. admin.

Stevenson accepts all credits for bus. admin.

Daniel Salomon, Multimedia Producer

December 4, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, News

Stevenson University this semester began accepting all credits from the AACC business administration program. AACC and Stevenson University have an articulation agreement, which is a partnership that matches courses at AACC with similar ones at other universities, so they will transfer. “If a stude...

Former SWAT members enforce campus safety

Former SWAT members enforce campus safety

Mike Pierorazio, Reporter

December 4, 2018


Filed under News, Police

It’s about 1 a.m. in Baltimore, when the smell of smoke from burning trash and towels leaks out from under a closed front door. The sniper covering the rear of the house confirms over the radio that a barricaded gunman had set a fire inside of his home. Don Medtart rushes into the burning building,...

Students admit Juuling can become addictive

Students admit Juuling can become addictive

Sarah Noble, Multimedia Editor

December 4, 2018


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

As second-year journalism student Noah Reem reclined on a worn sofa after a long day of classes, both of his legs were twitching and his eyes darted around the room. “I’m so dependent on it,” he said quickly, without making eye contact. “I spend so much money on it. I know it’s a giant waste...

Shoplifter takes merch from AACC’s bookstore

Shoplifter takes merch from AACC’s bookstore

Alex Fregger, Technology Editor

December 4, 2018


Filed under Crime Log, Front Page, News, Showcase

A shoplifter at the AACC Bookstore attempted to steal more than $1,000 worth of merchandise in October. According to the police report, on Oct. 29 at 3:22 p.m., 41-year-old Baltimore City resident James Hord entered the Bookstore with a duffle bag under his jacket and stole $721.51 worth of earbuds and...

‘Last Chance’ celebrity speaks to Riverhawks

‘Last Chance’ celebrity speaks to Riverhawks

Alexandra Radovic and Tommy Parker

December 4, 2018


Filed under Feature, Front Page, News, Showcase, Sports

“Last Chance U” star Brittany Wagner gripped a pencil in her left hand and a microphone in her right as she spoke to AACC faculty and students in Jenkins Gymnasium on Nov. 27. “An opportunity is like a pencil,” Wagner said. “There is no value in it until you put forth effort.” This is ...

CAB hosts event for students to play games, connect with local business

CAB hosts event for students to play games, connect with local business

Daniel Nickerson, Co-Photo Editor

November 20, 2018


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

The Campus Activities Board hosted their annual Game On event, which is co-hosted with Third Eye Games. CAB and Third Eye offered table top games to students to play in the Student Union while they hung out and ate lunch. “I played Splender with my friends it was a good old time,” said Stephen...

Business students host annual Global Giving Market

Business students host annual Global Giving Market

Daniel Nickerson, Co-Photo Editor

November 20, 2018


Filed under Arts, Campus Life, Diversity, News, Showcase

Business students put on an annual service learning project which included a bazaar of fair trade items of different foods and crafts on Nov 13. The Global Giving Market is a yearly event with a market from developing country vendors. The Global Giving Market is a service learning event held every...

Hairspray opens with strong voices, funny dialogue

Hairspray opens with strong voices, funny dialogue

Coleman Guthrie, Reporter

November 10, 2018


Filed under Arts, Campus Life, Club News, Diversity, Entertainment, Front Page, News, Showcase, Theater

The Theatre at AACC debuted the award-winning Broadway musical 'Hairspray' in the Robert E. Kauffman Theater this November. The show, directed by adjunct instructor AnnMarie T. Saunders, opened to faculty, students and community members on Nov. 9 at 8 p.m. AACC's rendition of 'Hairspray' is ent...

‘Last Chance U’ celeb to speak

‘Last Chance U’ celeb to speak

Tommy Parker, Sports Co-Editor

November 8, 2018


Filed under Front Page, News, Showcase

AACC hired a new academic adviser exclusively for student athletes in October. Trey Anderson will be the new student success coordinator here after working the same position at Coppin State University. Anderson said he wants to take the athletes’ normal competitive energy and help them gear it...

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