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AACC Architecture Student Ranks First in National Competition

News Release - A design for a visitor center in California’s Joshua Tree National Park netted Mark Davis, an Anne Arundel Community College architecture student, first place in a national competition recently.

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AACC Trustee Named Baltimore City Community College Interim President

News Release — The Baltimore City Community College (BCCC) board of trustees has named James H. Johnson Jr., Ph.D., a member of the board of trustees at Anne Arundel Community College (AACC), the college's interim president starting July 1.

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Crime, Violence and Mental Illness Conference June 8

News Release — Join AACC Friday, June 8, for a day focused on addressing mental illness in a culture of violence at the fourth annual Crime, Violence and Mental Illness Conference. This year’s event will highlight best practices in investigating, managing and treating offenders who may suffer from mental illness.

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AACC set for 56th Commencement on May 24

News Release — Approximately 2,006 students will graduate with 2,213 degrees and certificates on Thursday, May 24, at the 56th Commencement of Anne Arundel Community College.*

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AACC Construction Informational Meeting 5/14

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College invites the community to an informational meeting concerning plans for our new Health Sciences and Biology building. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. Monday, May 14, in Florestano Building Room 101 on campus.

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2018 Roueche Excellence Award Winners

News Release — Twelve Anne Arundel Community College (AACC) employees recently received the League for Innovation in the Community College’s 2017 John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award. The award celebrates leadership and exceptional contributions made by community college faculty and staff.

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AACC/UMB Collaborative Physician Assistant Program Gets New Program Director

News Release — Cheri Hendrix has become the new director of the Anne Arundel Community College/University of Maryland Baltimore Collaborative Physician Assistant (PA) program.

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Health Sciences Open House April 21

News Release — Experience the human heart in virtual reality, take a tour of state-of-the-art simulations labs and relax with a seated massage during AACC’s School of Health Sciences’ open house from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, April 21.

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AACC Celebrates Social Justice Week

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College is celebrating Social Justice Week, April 16 to 20, with a number of activities and events.

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AACC Supports Maryland Community College Promise Scholarships

News Release — AACC announced its support for the Maryland Community College Promise Scholarship today. The new legislation that passed the general assembly and awaits Governor Hogan’s signature will provide Maryland’s 16 community colleges with $15 million starting in 2019.

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AACC Names New Liberal Arts Assistant Dean

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College named Marjorie Rawhouser, Ph.D., as its new assistant dean for the School of Liberal Arts, effective Jan. 2.

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Moore Recognized for Leadership and Service

News Release — Cassandra Moore, Assistant Director of Admissions and Enrollment Development at AACC, recently was recognized with the 2018 Thomas A. Bliger award. Given by the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO), the award recognizes members who exemplify leadership and service within the organization.

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New Course at AACC Helps Students Sniff Out Misleading Information

News Release — Bullshit doesn’t just exist in the halls of Congress or on the Twitter feed. It’s in economics, food, medicine and yes, politics and media. And through his new class “Calling Out Bullshit" AACC Professor David Tengwall wants you to have the critical reasoning skills to identify and respond to it.

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AACC Hosts Its First MLK Lecture Series

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College is hosting its first Martin Luther King Jr. Citizenship and Justice Lecture Series with Darrius Hills, Ph.D., assistant professor at Morgan State University. His talk, “The True Measure of American Greatness: A Kingian Response,” is at noon Thursday, Feb. 22, in Florestano Building Room 101 at the college.

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AACC Military Veterans Resource Center and Employee Receive Prestigious Awards

News Release — Harlan Harrell, AACC military/veteran retention advisor, knew he was receiving the Patriot Award from Employers Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) on the afternoon of Feb. 8. What he didn’t expect was the second plaque.

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Fridays with Friends Program in Celebration of Black History Month

News Release — The Peer Learning Partnership at Anne Arundel Community College is sponsoring Friday talks and films in celebration of Black History Month. These events, free and open to the public, will take place in the Center for Applied Learning and Technology on campus. Question and answer sessions will follow be held following the presentations.

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AACC Celebrates Black History Month

News Release — Throughout February, Anne Arundel Community College will recognize the achievements of black Americans through a variety of visual displays, initiatives and events.

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AACC Delayed Opening Jan. 10 for Some Student Services

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College will open to students at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan 10. For students enrolled in classes during this time, meeting times for those classes will not be affected and students should report to class according to their schedule.

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AACC LPN Programs Earns High Marks

News Release — The Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) program at AACC has earned high marks as the number one LPN program in Maryland, according to rankings recently released by TopNursing.org.

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AACC Included in Military Times Best: Colleges 2018

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College recently ranked in Military Times Best: Colleges 2018 rankings, formerly known as Best for Vets. The rankings factor in the results of Military Times’ annual 150 question survey, the most comprehensive school-by-school assessment of veteran and military student services and rates of academic achievement.

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Anne Arundel County: Are We Closer to the Dream? A Dialogue on Race

News Release — The Peer Learning Partnership at Anne Arundel Community College is sponsoring a Saturday symposium “Anne Arundel County: Are We Closer to the Dream? A Dialogue on Race” on Jan. 6. The program, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., is in the John A. Cade Center for Fine Arts (CADE) Room 219 on campus.

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New Diversity Officer Furthers AACC’s Commitment to Diversity

News Release — Anne Arundel Community College recently named Deidra Dennie, D.P.A., as its new chief diversity officer to further the college’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusive excellence. Dennie will take a significant leadership role in meeting the needs of the college’s increasingly diverse student body while also helping to build a more welcoming and inclusive climate on campus.

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AACC Interior Design Students Win Top Awards in Nearly Every Category

News Release — Six Anne Arundel Community College interior design students brought home several top awards recently from the annual Chesapeake Home + Living and American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) awards for exceptional design. The AACC students captured awards in 11 of 14 categories, including seven first place and three second place.

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Federal Immigration Enforcement - Rights and Responsibilities

Frequently Asked Questions

In response to student inquiries concerning immigration enforcement occurring across the country, and possibly at AACC and its satellite locations, we have compiled this FAQ to explain, advise and direct those who need our assistance.