Category Archives: Worthington Atlantic City Campus

Registration Underway for Fall Semester at Atlantic Cape’s Atlantic City Campus

outside of building painted blueAtlantic Cape Community College is offering a variety of credit classes this fall at its Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd. Fall semester classes begin Tuesday, Sept. 5.

Classes offered this fall include: Intro to Visual Arts, Intro to College Chemistry, Intro to Business, Principles of Marketing, Intro to Computers, Intro to Public Relations, Television History, Public Speaking, Macroeconomics, Intermediate ESL I, Fundamental English Grammar, Reading/Writing I, Composition I, Earth Science, Intro to Cultural Geography, Western World I, Precalculus, College Algebra, Statistical Methods, Accelerated Elementary Algebra, Music Appreciation, Child Psychology, Elementary Spanish I, and Intro to Theater. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Awards 921 Degrees at Commencement

two women in graduation outfits smiling

Dr. Barbara Gaba, president of Atlantic Cape Community College, stands with High Honors Speaker Paolina Holman of Egg Harbor City prior to the college’s 50th commencement on Thursday, May 18.

Atlantic Cape Community College awarded 921 associate in arts, associate in science and associate in applied science degrees at the school’s 50th commencement, Thursday, May 18. Stephen R. Dunn, president of Atlantic Cape Community College’s first graduating class in 1968, delivered the keynote address.

Dr. Barbara Gaba, who celebrated her first commencement since becoming Atlantic Cape’s ninth president, presented an honorary associate in arts degree to Dr. Peter Oudemans, Beacons by the Sea Visiting Professor, and honored Rita Michalenko of Mays Landing with the Lindback Distinguished Teaching Excellence Award. Continue reading

Registration is Underway for Summer Classes at Atlantic Cape Community College

Get ahead in your college career with summer classes at Atlantic Cape Community College. Choose from courses in art, aviation, business, communication, computers, English, math, science and more.

The last day to register in person for Atlantic Cape’s first summer sessions is Friday, May 19. Online, mail and fax registrations will be accepted through Sunday, May 21. These deadlines pertain to in-person and online courses for Atlantic Cape’s full session, May 22-Aug. 17; six-week session, May 22-June 29; and the 11-day accelerated session, May 22-June 8.

Students can register at the college’s Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike; the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.; and the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House. Continue reading

Greetings from the Worthington Atlantic City Campus–May 12, 2017

Submitted by Linda Palmer

Relieving Stress Before Final Exams

Worthington Atlantic City Campus students, staff and faculty were treated to massages and healthy snacks to help them relieve stress during finals week. Stress is a prevalent component in today’s fast-paced world, which can negatively impact an individual’s health and well-being. Massage therapy has been shown to be a means by which stress can be reduced significantly on physical and psychological levels. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Community College Invites Students to Hands-On FAFSA Sessions

Atlantic Cape Community College invites students to attend a free hands-on FAFSA session for help completing a 2017-2018 Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Sessions will be held at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd., on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, May 23, 12:30-2 p.m., in Room 132
  • Wednesday, May 31, 5-6:30 p.m., in Room 105
  • Tuesday, June 13, 5-6:30 p.m., in Room 105
  • Wednesday, June 14, 12:30-2 p.m., in Room 132

Financial aid specialists will provide information, answer questions and help students complete a 2017-2018 online FAFSA form. Students must bring their own and their parents’ 2015 or 2016 tax returns, all W-2 forms and all Social Security numbers. Students must also bring their FSA ID and password and a photo ID (student ID or a state-issued ID.) Continue reading

Farm Fresh Fix Sales and Pick-Up Information

box of fruits and vegetablesAs part of the Green Campus Initiative and efforts to fight hunger across our region, we are pleased to offer Farm Fresh Fix, courtesy of Donio Farms/Top Crop.

Orders placed by Sunday for Farm Fresh Fix will have a pick-up time from noon-2 p.m. on Tuesdays outside of STEM at the Mays Landing Campus (closest to parking lot).

Orders placed by Tuesdays for Farm Fresh Fix will have a pick-up time from noon-2 p.m. on Thursdays in the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus lobby.

There will be a few boxes of fruit/vegetables for sale, as well.

Each Farm Fresh Fix box contains a mix of fresh and nutritious fruits and/or vegetables sold at a budget-friendly price point.

Include the codes below to receive a discount on your snack box:

Mays Landing Campus Pick-Up use code ACCC5

Worthington Atlantic City Campus Pick-Up use code ACCC$5

Place your order here:

Jean McAlister and Denise Coulter

Co-Chairs, Farm Fresh Fix Initiative

Greetings from the Worthington Atlantic City Campus–May 5, 2017

Submitted by Linda Palmer

Introduction to French Language and Culture

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Shirley Shields with retired employee Cathie Skinner at the Somers Point Business Association event on April 28.

Associate Professor Shirley Shields conducted a series of French language/culture workshops for the Somers Point Business Association’s “April in Paris” event at Gregory’s Restaurant on Fridays in April.

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Kathleen Arleth, organizer of the April In Paris event, left forefront; and students in the background.

The turnout for the Friday sessions was “tres bon” and included some familiar faces from the Atlantic Cape family.