Message From Dr. Dawn Lindsay
As I wish each of you a Happy New Year, I would like to take a moment to reflect back on 2016. I could not be more proud of the many accomplishments made by Anne Arundel Community College's students, staff and faculty. [read more]
AACC Culinary Program Ranks Number 14 on National List
Anne Arundel Community College's Hotel, Culinary Arts and Tourism Institute was named one of the 50 Best Culinary Schools in the U.S. by Best Choice Schools. At number 14 on the 2016 list, HCAT rose above numerous culinary schools – including the more well-known Johnson & Wales University College of Culinary Arts – for meeting and exceeding high standards and performance metrics on the nationwide list. [read more]
AACC Partnership with AACPS Helps Students
Earn College Certificate
Thanks to a strong partnership with Anne Arundel County Public Schools, nine North County High students last May earned a certificate in transportation, logistics and cargo security from Anne Arundel Community College before walking across their own high school graduation stage. Armed with 18 college credits, the program's first cohort joined a growing number of students aiming to save money on tuition while completing their degrees in less time – which also means a faster path to a good paying job. [read more]
Music to Her Tastebuds:
HCAT Student Becomes a Teacher… Again
Five years ago, if you had told Carrie Svoboda she'd be making a fig and apple tarte tartin for a three-Michelin-star chef in Scotland, she would't have believed you. Learn how the former music teacher's decision to finally pursue her first passion for baking transported her to a once-in-a-lifetime competition in Scotland after enrolling in AACC's award-winning HCAT program. [read more]
Commitment to Inclusive Excellence
Earns AACC National Diversity Award for Second Year
Anne Arundel Community College recently received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for the second year in a row. The 2016 award comes from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. [read more]
AACC's "Redefine Yourself" Campaign
Tells Stories of True Transformation
Last year, AACC launched a new integrated ad campaign featuring real students to highlight how the college continues to help transform lives. Learn more about the latest students to star in the "Redefine Yourself" campaign: a student leader and athlete; a dancer with his eyes on a bigger stage, and a veteran turned advocate. [read more]
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