HPI Offers Health Care Training for Career Changers

The Health Professions Institute at Atlantic Cape Community College offers a variety of programs to train individuals interested in starting or advancing their health care career.

Certified Home Health Aide for CNAs is designed for the Certified Nurse Aide who wants to advance in the field, Nov. 19 & 20. Continue reading

Golf Tournament Raises $21,000

The 2014 Atlantic Cape Community College Scramble “Fore” Scholarships golf tournament raised more than $21,000 for student aid and Foundation operations. Held Oct. 10 at Cape May National Golf Club in Cape May, the tournament drew nearly 100 players.

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The annual Scramble ‘Fore’ Scholarships Golf Tournament raised $21,000 for student scholarships.

Proceeds from the event will be used for scholarships for students attending Atlantic Cape and for Foundation operations. Cape May National Golf Club, Ameriprise Financial, Borden Perlman Salisbury & Kelly, CASA Payroll Services, Cooper Levenson Attorneys at Law, Herald Newspapers, Marsh & McLennan Agency, McMahon Agency and Rio Auto Body were major sponsors of the tournament.

Atlantic Cape established the Foundation in 1978 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity to build a broad base of financial support for its programs and services. Foundation members are drawn from local industry and small businesses and represent a broad cross-section of active leaders in the community. The Foundation has raised more than $3 million for scholarships, Foundation operations and to enhance academic programs and the campus environment. Annually, the Foundation provides more than $200,000 for institutional scholarships and to support college educational endeavors.

Atlantic Cape Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month By forming Annual Human Pink Ribbon

Staff and students show off their pink attire in recognition of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Staff and students show off their pink attire in recognition of October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Atlantic Cape students, faculty and staff wore their best and brightest pink outfits and accessories for “Think Pink, Turn the Campus Pink Day,” Oct. 22, and created the annual human pink ribbon in the Quad of the Mays Landing Campus to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Continue reading

Guided Meditation Every Wednesday at Mays Landing Campus Library

Cultivate calm 12:15 p.m. every Wednesday in the art gallery at the Mays Landing Campus.

Cultivate calm 12:15 p.m. every Wednesday in the art gallery at the Mays Landing Campus.

Cultivate calm 12:15 p.m. every Wednesday in the art gallery, located inside the Spangler Library, D-Building, of the Mays Landing Campus.

Breath, relax, create peace of mind, and enjoy an oasis of quiet in the middle of your work day.

All are welcome; not affiliated with any religion or group.

Questions? Email Emattern@atlantic.edu.

CMCC Shows Their Pink Pride for Breast Cancer Awareness

Students and staff form a human ribbon to support breast cancer awareness.

Students and staff form a human ribbon to support breast cancer awareness.

Cape May County Campus students and staff showed their support for breast cancer awareness by wearing pink and forming a human pink ribbon Oct. 20. Continue reading

Dr. Richard Perniciaro Discusses College Expansion and Workforce Training om Comcast Newsmakers

Watch Dr. Richard Perniciaro, Vice President, Planning, Research, Facilities & Executive Support, discuss our culinary and gaming training expansion in Atlantic City on Comcast Newsmakers:

A Class for Wine Lovers Nov. 20 and All About Bubbly Dec. 11

wine class nov 20Selecting the right wine every time is the challenge of all wine lovers. Through guided tasting and learning the foundations of wine evaluation with Mark Callazzo and Paul Tonacci, owners of Atlantic City Bottle Company, you can learn what style you like and why, 6 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 20, in Building-T. Cost is $39.

Must be 21 or over to attend workshop. Call (609) 343-5655 or visit www.atlantic.edu/ce to register.

Champagne SparklersHoliday celebrations are perfect occasions to pop open a bottle of bubbly! Prosecco? Sparkling wine? Cava? Or do you stick with traditional champagne? Learn at this workshop taught by Mark Callazzo and Paul Tonacci, owners of Atlantic City Bottle Company, 6 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 11, Building-T.  Cost is $39.

Call (609) 343-5655 or visit www.atlantic.edu/ce to register.