Category Archives: Worthington Atlantic City Campus

Greetings from the Worthington Atlantic City Campus–Sept. 22, 2017

Submitted by Linda Palmer

Atlantic City Campus Welcomes Students in a Big Way

wooden blocks stacked to celing

During Welcome Back Day at the Atlantic City Campus, the tallest Jenga creation almost reached the ceiling!

Worthington Atlantic City Campus welcomed back their students on Wednesday, Sept. 20, with a host of activities. Party King Entertainment Representative Ronnie brought popcorn and games, such as Connect Four, Checkers and Jenga. Ronnie stated, “Students from Worthington played Jenga to perfection.” The end result was the highest block building he has seen. There was also recruitment from the Cross Cultural Club by Zaki Mohyuddin and Performing Arts Club by Dave Capelli. Vita Stovall from Student Affairs gave every student free notebooks and pens. Worthington Campus also celebrated Constitution Day by giving out The US constitution booklet. Continue reading

Upcoming Transfer Events at Atlantic Cape

Atlantic Cape will host the 2017 College Transfer Fairs Oct. 10, 11, and 12. Colleges and universities will be on hand to meet with students about opportunities for transferring after completing their associate degrees.

Faculty are asked to consider incorporating attendance at the fairs into your classes. As we know, successful student transfer begins with the first credit, not the last! Continue reading

Employee Discount for Saturday’s ‘5K Race for Opportunity’

Employees of the college can fill out this registration form and only pay $20, a $5 savings, to participate in this Saturday’s “5K Race for Opportunity” at the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House. Bring the form with you to the race.

Registration begins at 6 a.m.; the race begins at 8 a.m. and concludes at 10 a.m.

Participants will receive a T-shirt, and prizes will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers.

For more information or questions, contact Jean McAlister at mcaliste@atlantic.edu or Anna Simmons at simmons@atlantic.edu.

‘How Can I Help You’ Campaign

A message from Jean McAlister, dean of Resource Development & President/Board of Trustees Operations:

Atlantic Cape has launched a “How Can I Help You?” campaign as part of our efforts to enhance the overall student experience. As a student-centric institution, connecting and cultivating students at every touch point across the institution and across campuses. It is our goal to let students know we are here for them and encouraged to ask us a question.

We are asking that everyone at all three campuses to wear the “How Can I Help You?” button.

Buttons are available from the following people:

Mays Landing Campus–Anna Simmons, College Relations, J 238

Atlantic City Campus–Linda Palmer, W 218

Cape May County Campus–Tammy DeFranco, Career Center

Thank you in advance for supporting this effort as we work together to enhance the student experience!

Late-start Classes Begin Sept. 25 at Atlantic Cape Community College

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer “late-start” classes beginning Sept. 25 for students who want to add a class to their schedule or anyone interested in continuing their education.

Classes include: ALHT-110-Comprehensive Medical Terminology, online; ARTS103-Art Appreciation, meets 5-8:50 p.m., Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; ARTS-128-Introduction to Photographic Methods, online; BUSN101-Introduction to Business, online; BUSN202-Principles of Marketing, online; BUSN222-Introduction to Management, online; CISM125-Introduction to Computers, meets 7-8:50 p.m., Mondays/Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; ENGL080-Reading/Writing II, meets 5-6:50 p.m., Mondays/Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; ENGL101-Composition I, meets 5-6:50 or 6-7:50 p.m., Tuesdays/Thursdays, Mays Landing Campus; HIST102-Western World II, meets 7-8:50 p.m., Mondays/Wednesdays, Mays Landing Campus; MATH073-Introduction to Algebra I-Prealgebra, online; MATH074-Introduction to Algebra II, online; and SOCL101-Principles of Sociology, online. Classes run through mid-December. Continue reading

Greetings from the Worthington Atlantic City Campus–Sept. 1, 2017

A Successful New Student Day at Atlantic City Campus

woman at podium speaking to audience
New Student Day was held on Aug. 10, at the Worthington Atlantic City Campus. Dr. Gaba, president, began the program by welcoming students. Students who attended were given important information to start off their semester successfully and were also entered into a drawing for an opportunity to win an iPad Mini that was sponsored by Student Government Association. Thank you to all the staff who helped make New Student Day successful for our students.

man speaking at podium to audience

Dr. Mitchell Levy, vice president of student affairs and enrollment management, provided tips for college success to new students and guests on Aug. 10.

man leading tour of students

A tour lead by Michael Sargente during New Student Day at the Atlantic City Campus on Aug. 10.

Atlantic Cape Offers Professional Certificate Programs To Prepare Students for Specific Jobs

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer 29 Professional Certificate Series programs this fall that gives students entry-level skills for specific jobs. Each series can be taken on a part-time basis in the day or evening with many courses available online. Students begin and end the program at their own pace, and many programs can be completed in one year. In addition, credits earned may be applied toward an Atlantic Cape associate degree.

Programs provide training in a variety of positions, ranging from an addiction counseling specialist to an unmanned aircraft specialist with many programs focusing on computer careers. Two such programs are the PC Specialist and the Web Design Professional. Continue reading