Entech Engineers Surveying College Buildings This Week

A message from Facilities:

Two employees from Entech Engineering will be onsite this week surveying both interior and exteriors of college buildings at all campuses.

They have been authorized by the college to be here.

If you have any questions or concerns, contact the Facilities Management Office at ext. 5127.

Academy of Culinary Arts Hosts Fall Open Houses

The Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College will host open houses this fall for prospective students who love to cook and are interested in starting a career in the culinary field.

The open houses are planned for 1-3 p.m. at the college wide open house, Sunday, Oct. 18; and noon, Friday, Nov. 13; at the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike, M-Building.

The Academy offers two-year degree programs in culinary arts, baking and pastry, and food service management, and specialization programs in hot foods, baking and pastry, food service management and catering. Continue reading

Endowment Being Established in Memory of Marty Marino

The Social Science Department faculty at Atlantic Cape Community College is establishing an endowment (legacy gift) with the Atlantic Cape Foundation in memory of Dr. Martin “Marty” Marino, who passed away suddenly on Sept. 15. This endowment would be for the purpose of offering a scholarship to a student who is majoring in psychology.
Marty Marino
Dr. Marino had been employed by the college for the past 45 years, and during most of those years he taught General Psychology. Since Dr. Marino began teaching in 1970, it is estimated he taught more than 13,000 students. When meeting people in the community who had attended Atlantic Cape Community College, they often remember that they had Dr. Marino for Psychology. This demonstrates the positive impact he had on students. Continue reading

Here’s the Scoop — Oct. 2, 2015

Adjunct instructor Lois Angelozzi’s son sent her flowers (to work) on HIS birthday! What a sweet son!!!Lois

“Meditation Thursdays” begin 11:30 a.m. – noon, Thursday, Oct 8, in the Art Gallery in the library, D Building, Mays Landing Campus.

Cultivate calm.
Create peace of mind.
yoga-422196_1280Channel some chill before you embark on your Thursday meetings or the weekend.
All are welcome, students and staff.
All levels of experience are welcome, including none.
Not affiliated with any religion or group.


Questions: Emattern@atlantic.edu

“With a clear mind I can accomplish anything!” – Atlantic Cape student

chelius NEWHJAcademy of Culinary Arts Chef Educator Annmarie Chelius presented a “Boot Camp for Your Brain” seminar to ACA students, May 21, during the NEWH (The Hospitality Industry Network) Atlantic City-Philadelphia Chapter annual Student Internship/Mentor Day. Chef Chelius discussed simple exercises to keep you energetic, how to eat healthy, and the importance of creating rituals to enter and exit your workday. This was the first year that the NEWH Chapter teamed up with Atlantic Cape Community College to hold a tandem event.




From the President’s Office, Oct. 2, 2015

Pictured from left to right are Dennis Stacy, Dr. Mora and Frank Faverzani.

Pictured from left to right are Dennis Stacy, Dr. Mora and Frank Faverzani.

Ameriprise Financial, a longstanding supporter of the college, the golf tournament and the Restaurant Gala, donated $1,500 as a Scholars Sponsor for the upcoming golf tournament on Oct. 9.

Dr. Mora, president of Atlantic Cape, accepted the donation from Ameriprise, Thursday, Oct. 1.

Artwork by James McFarlane Featured at Atlantic Cape’s Art Gallery Oct. 2-24

Atlantic Cape Community College’s Art Gallery will feature renowned watercolor artist James McFarlane’s paintings, Oct. 2-24, at the gallery, located inside the William Spangler Library, D-Building, of Atlantic Cape’s Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike.

McFarlane, president of the American Watercolor Society, finds inspiration for his paintings from the beauty of his native state, Pennsylvania, and neighboring states, regular vacations to Maine, or quiet places and exotic sites he has encountered on trips abroad. He also paints in gouache, often on a collage base for added texture with color being the true subject. Continue reading

EAP Services Available for Full-time Employees

This spring, Atlantic Cape introduced a new benefit for full-time employees called the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). The EAP is designed to assist employees in obtaining confidential and anonymous services for behavioral health needs through professional assessment and interventions in a short-term, solution-oriented model of treatment provided by AtlantiCare Behavioral Health.

Kathy Flynn, assistant director of health, safety and compliance, is available to speak to departments to provide a complete overview of the program. To schedule a visit, contact Kathy at ext. 5112 or kflynn@atlantic.edu.