Monthly Archives: November 2014

Here’s The Scoop—Nov. 21, 2014

Josiah L. Stewartk, November's "Student of the Month" at  Shaner Elementary School in Mays Landing.

Josiah L. Stewart, November’s “Student of the Month” at Shaner Elementary School in Mays Landing.

Josiah L. Stewart, a student at Shaner Elementary School in Mays Landing, earned the honor of “Student of the Month” in November. His parents, Angela Stewart, accounting and finance, and Eric Stewart of student advisement are elated and so very proud of their son’s accomplishment. Continue reading

Accomplishments —Nov. 21, 2014

Dr. Chad Parlett MA, MS, PhD announces his new website: Dr. Parlett, an alumnus of Atlantic Cape, is a practicing psychoanalyst in Linwood. He teaches writing at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, professional writing at Fairleigh Dickinson University as well as psychology, and sociology at Atlantic Cape. Continue reading

Entertainment Guides On Sale Wednesday, Dec. 3 at Mays Landing Campus

A representative will sell the 2015 Entertainment Guide from 10 a.m.-
3 p.m., WEDNESDAY, Dec. 3, in the cafeteria at the Mays Landing Campus.

There are many new additions to the book for 2015…don’t miss out.

The book is good for 14 months and will cost $20 each. Cash or check
will be accepted.

This is the only date/location for the sale at Atlantic Cape. If you
need to preorder a book, email Jennie Ayres at for

College Collecting Donations for Toys for Tots Drive through Dec. 15

Toys for Tots - Bears - 2012For more than a decade, Atlantic Cape Community College employees at the Cape May County Campus have coordinated a Toys for Tots drive. The college again will collect new, unwrapped toys for boys and girls of all ages. Drop-off boxes are located on each floor of Atlantic Cape’s Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House. Continue reading

Culinary Students Prepare ‘Breakfast with Santa’ Dec. 6 at Hamilton Mall

Santa with Academy students at a previous “Breakfast with Santa.”

Santa with Academy students at a previous “Breakfast with Santa.”

The Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College will sponsor “Breakfast with Santa” at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing. The event is planned for Saturday, Dec. 6, in the mall food court.

The chefs and students at the Academy will prepare pancakes, bacon, sausage, muffins and Danish. In addition to meeting Santa, children can enjoy a visit from Mrs. Claus and other favorite holiday characters. Continue reading

Students Taking Pumpkin Pie Orders at Strudels

aca_a_72_3600Students will take orders for 9-inch pumpkin pies, $6 each, at Strudels, today through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Orders must be placed at Strudels, located in M-Building of the Mays Landing Campus. Continue reading

Register for Spring Classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts

aca_a_72_3600If you’ve always loved to cook or are ready to make a career change, now is the time to register for spring 2015 classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College. Registration begins Dec. 1, for returning students, based on number of credits earned. Spring classes begin Tuesday, Jan. 20.

New culinary students should contact Judy DeSalvo at 609-343-5624 or to schedule a registration appointment. Registration hours are weekdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape to Offer Classes in Hammonton This Spring

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer credit classes in Hammonton this spring at Richard Stockton College’s Kramer Hall, 30 Front St. Classes include:

  • Principles of Marketing, Mondays, 6-8:45 p.m.
  • Statistical Methods, Tuesdays/Thursdays, 6-7:50 p.m.
  • Composition I, Wednesdays, 2-4:45 p.m.
  • Intro to Business, Wednesdays, 6-8:45 p.m.

Spring semester classes begin Jan. 20. Visit to view class schedules and to register online.

For students who wish to continue their studies beyond the associate degree, Atlantic Cape offers dual admission programs with The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and Rutgers and Fairleigh Dickinson universities.

Atlantic Cape’s associate degree also is transferable upon acceptance at all public four-year colleges in New Jersey, and the college has more than 40 articulation/transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities across the country.

For more information, email or call (609) 343-5000, 625-1111, ext. 5000, or 463-3960 in Cape May County.

College Dance Program Presents ‘Dancing on a December Afternoon III’ Dec. 3

dancer-381908_1280The Atlantic Cape Community College Dance Program will present Dancing on a December Afternoon III at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 3, in the Walter Edge Theater on the Mays Landing Campus.

The presentation is a collaborative effort involving students from Modern and Introduction to Dance.  Admission is free, so swing by!

Greetings from the Cape May County Campus–Nov. 14, 2014

By Lisa Apel-Gendron

From legislative task force meetings to baked goods fundraisers, we have the gamut of events and activities at CMCC.

During the week of Halloween, Circle K Club members dusted off the Trick or Treat for a UNICEF fundraising idea. Club members took UNICEF Trick or Treat boxes to class to collect donations and collected donations in the lobby on several evenings, where donors were treated to tasty home-baked treats. According to club advisor Donna Marie McElroy, CMCC students and employees contributed $235 to the cause. “This is quite impressive and most appreciated,” she said. We agree! Thank you to club members, advisor and those who donated to UNICEF. Continue reading