Monthly Archives: October 2015

Daylight Saving Time 2015: Get ready to ‘fall back’ and change your clocks

clockGet ready: it’s almost time to “fall back.”

Daylight Saving Time ends at 2 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 1, which means you will need to turn your clocks back an hour before you go to bed Saturday night Oct. 31. The annual tradition signals the official start of shorter days and, on Nov. 1, sunset will be around 5:08 p.m. CST.

Here’s the Scoop — Oct. 30, 2015

breast cancer awareness, pinkThe Cape May County Campus shows it support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month by showing their pink pride.

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In the News — Oct. 30, 2015

newspaperThe Academy of Culinary Arts was mentioned in this article about the South Jersey Food and Wine Festival.

The college was mentioned in this Courier Post article about a young Mays Landing woman who sustained traumatic injuries from a car accident, but hopes to attend college.

The college was mentioned in this post about a new organization, The Cape May County Council for Young Children. posted here about a Introduction to Entrepreneurship workshop, sponsored by UCEDC, being held at the college, as did the Press of Atlantic City here.  Continue reading

Strudels Bakeshop Specials for Oct. 30: BLOWOUT SALE

Strudels Bakeshop, located in M-Building across from Careme’s, is offering several special deals today. Hours are 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., and 3-4 p.m.

The specials include:

Tortes: Buy one, get one free.

Pumpkin cookies: Six for $1.

Chocolate Chip cookies: Four for $1.

Blowout sale on most items.

Check the website daily to see what is available for purchase:

Cash or checks accepted.

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Spread the Word: Nov. 12 Open House and Nov. 19 Professional Studies Info Session

Please spread the word that the college is hosting the following upcoming events, open to students, staff and the public:

–Atlantic City Campus Open House, 4-6 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 12 (WACC)

Program will review offerings at the Atlantic City Campus

–Professional Studies Info Session, 5:30-7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 19 (J-Lobby)

Learn more about our degrees in Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, Hospitality and Paralegal Studies

The events are free and open to the public. For more information or to register, visit or call Carol Fraone at ext. 5009.

Atlantic Cape Trustees Approve 2 Percent Raise for President

Atlantic Cape Community College’s Board of Trustees met Oct. 27 at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus and approved personnel matters, contracts and purchases, and awarded a raise to Dr. Peter L. Mora, college president.

Praising the president’s service to the college, Atlantic Cape’s Board of Trustees voted to increase Mora’s salary to $190,526 from $186,825, retroactive to July 1, 2015. Continue reading

Nursing Program to Host SimMom ‘Baby Shower’ Nov. 18

baby shower, diapers, formulaYou’re invited to attend a “Baby Shower” for SimMom!

The Nursing Program will host a shower and open house to introduce the college community to its renovated and updated simulation lab and SimMom, an advanced birthing simulator.  Continue reading

Dramatic Writing Workshop Nov. 3 at CMCC

Roy B. Steinberg - Cape May Stage Professional Equity Theater.clipularJoin us for a workshop on “Personal and Professional Dramatic Writing,” presented by Roy Steinberg at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 3, in the Cape May County Campus Dining Room.

Steinberg is Producing Artistic Director of Cape May Stage and has directed classical and contemporary plays as well as world premieres all over the United States. He also produced and directed the soap opera Guiding Light and worked on One Life To Live and Days of Our Lives. He holds a Master of Fine Arts from the Yale School of Drama.

The event is free an open to students, faculty and staff. Refreshments will be served.

For information, contact Denise Coulter at

REMINDER: Early Learning Center Holding ‘Dress-up Day Parade’ Oct. 29 at Mays Landing Campus

The children at Gateway Early Learning Center will hold “dress-up day” Thursday, Oct. 29, and parade through J & M buildings beginning at 11 a.m. Treats are welcome. There will be about 35 children.

Academy of Culinary Arts Hosts Open House in November

aca_a_72_3600The Academy of Culinary Arts at Atlantic Cape Community College will host an open house in November for prospective students who love to cook and are interested in starting a career in the culinary field.

The open house is scheduled for noon, Friday, Nov. 13, at the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike, M-Building. Continue reading