Learn About Atlantic Cape’s Nursing Program at Nov. 20 Information Session

Atlantic Cape Community College will hold an information session for those who want to learn about a nursing career.

The Nursing Program Information Session will take place 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 20, in the Walter Edge Theater, C-building, at the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike. The session will focus on Atlantic Cape’s registered nurse program, including the selection process and methods to prepare for the entrance exam.

Atlantic Cape will hold a information session on the college's nursing program in November.

Atlantic Cape will hold a information session on the college’s nursing program in November.

Attendees are advised to arrive 15 minutes in advance to sign in and collect handout literature. The session is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Glenda Stogel at (609) 343-5048, (609) 463-4774, ext. 5048, stogel@atlantic.edu or visit http://www.atlantic.edu/program/academic/nursing/upcomingSessions.htm.

Greetings from the Cape May County Campus–Oct. 17, 2014

Lots going on during October at CMCC!

Breast Cancer Awareness Month is highlighted with a display board on the first floor, where students and employees can hang a pink ribbon to recognize a woman affected by breast cancer. Thank you to SGA for their support of this tribute, which continues through the end of the month. In keeping with breast cancer awareness, CMCC Student Services will offer Pink-a-cise, a Zumba event where students are asked to dress in pink and Zumba along with certified instructor and CMCC student Josh Maldonado. The event takes place in the dining room at 12:30 p.m., Monday, Oct. 20, with photos and pink-themed refreshments, compliments of SGA, to follow.

The annual clothesline display has become an October tradition at CMCC.

The annual clothesline display has become an October tradition at CMCC.

October also brings recognition to domestic violence. Our annual clothesline display, sponsored by the Coalition Against Rape & Abuse (C.A.R.A.), displays dozens of unique T-shirts designed by women affected by relationship violence. The exhibit, along the second-floor bridge, is open through the end of the month. C.A.R.A. also provides free guest speakers to classes and clubs by calling (609) 522-6489.  Continue reading

Greetings from the Worthington Atlantic City Campus – Oct. 17, 2014

By Linda Palmer

ITS Welcomes a New Staff Member

ITS welcomes technician Ken Marchione, PC services, to the Atlantic City Campus! We are also pleased to announce new hours for IT assistance: 8 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Fridays.  For assistance please use School Dude by clicking on the Atlantic Cape Help Desk icon on your desktop, call ext. 4772 or email helpdesk@atlantic.edu. When calling, please leave a message if no one is available. ITS reminds us School Dude is the fastest and most efficient way to receive service. Continue reading

Domestic Violence Survivor Margo Viola Speaks at Atlantic Cape

Domestic violence survivor and author of “Cracked Shell, Whole Yolk,” Margo Viola, spoke to students and staff about her personal journey, Oct. 9, at Atlantic Cape.

Rita Michalenko’s Artwork To Be Showcased in Somers Point

"Off The Beaten Path" will be on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 31, 2015 at Latz's By The Bay in Somers Point.

“Off The Beaten Path” will be on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 31, 2015 at Latz’s By The Bay in Somers Point.

Rita Michalenko, associate professor of art, will have an art exhibit, “Off The Beaten Path,” on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 31, 2015 at Latz’s By The Bay, 801 Bay Avenue in Somers Point.

An opening reception is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 9, 3-5 p.m.; light refreshments will be served and is open to the public.

Visit www.GreatBayArtGallery.com or call (609) 653-4991 for more information.

College Holds Ribbon-Cutting Event for Hospitality and Gaming Wing

Atlantic Cape Community College held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to officially open the Caesars Entertainment Wing for Hospitality and Gaming Studies at the college’s Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus Thursday, Oct. 16. More than 50 college, government and hospitality representatives attended.

The event featured the official ribbon cutting and remarks from Dr. Peter L. Mora, Atlantic Cape president; Howard Kyle, chief of staff for the Atlantic County executive; Don Guardian, Atlantic City mayor; Rick Mazer, president and general manager for Harrah’s Resort, Caesars Entertainment; and John Palmieri, executive director of the CRDA. Guests then toured the new facility.

The college and its partners held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Caesars Entertainment Wing for Hospitality and Gaming Studies Oct. 16.

The college and its partners held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Caesars Entertainment Wing for Hospitality and Gaming Studies Oct. 16.

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International Pastry Preparation Class churns out sweet treats

The International Pastry Preparation Class is a new offering and taught by Chef Tree McCann.

The International Pastry Preparation Class is a new offering and taught by Chef Tree McCann.

A sneak peek of some of the delicious desserts coming out of the new International Pastry Preparation Class being taught by ACA Chef Educator Tree McCann.

The desserts were sold at Strudels and included Pineapple macadamia pies,  miniature Canadian maple butter tarts, and Pennsylvania Dutch shoofly pies, to name a few.