By Linda Palmer
Black History Month Activities Planned
- Essay readings on Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 24, from 12:30 – 1:30 p.m., in room 297. Light refreshments will be served. Student Activities sponsors this event. Students are asked what their dream is for education, career and family, or their dream for America. A lamp of learning trophy will be given to participating students. For more information, contact Vita Stovall: firstname.lastname@example.org, 343-4832 or see her in room 145.
- Book reading, Growing Up in the Other Atlantic City: Wash’s and the Northside, with author and adjunct faculty member Turiya S. Abdur-Raheem, Wednesday, Feb.25, 12:30 p.m., in room 204.
Voter’s Registration Drive
On Tuesday, Feb. 10, a voter’s registration drive was held in the cafeteria.
American Association for University Women (AAUW) Sign-up Event
AAUW is the nation’s leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls. A sign-up event will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., in the cafeteria for their upcoming workshop on Wednesday, March 11. $tart $mart prepares college women who are approaching the job market with the confidence, knowledge and skills they need to negotiate salaries and benefits. The event is open to all students of Atlantic Cape.
A free workshop on financial aid application assistance is offered on the Atlantic City campus to students and parents Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 6:30 p.m., in room 132. Financial aid professionals will help attendees navigate the federal financial aid process and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The next workshop is offered in Mays Landing on April 22 at 6:30 p.m., in room B-136.
Cafeteria Schedule – Atlantic City Campus
A reminder that Hannah G’s (in the cafeteria) will be open from 8:30 a.m.– 2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, for the spring semester.