Tag Archives: Cape May County

Vendors Wanted for Atlantic Cape’s Inaugural Farmers Market at the Cape May County Campus

Vendors are wanted for the inaugural Atlantic Cape Community College Farmers Market that will run from 2-6:30 p.m. on ten Thursdays, June 28-Aug. 30, at the college’s Cape May County Campus. The campus is located at 341 Court House-South Dennis Road. The weekly market aims to support local growers and businesses by bringing the community together to shop, talk, eat and cultivate new connections.

For the promotional season rate of $250, vendors will receive a 10’x10’ space at the market. To apply, submit a completed vendor application with your 50 percent deposit by May 31, 2018. Interested vendors can download a vendor application at http://www.atlantic.edu/capemay.

For more information, contact Mari Zgombic at 609-463-3619 or mzgombic@atlantic.edu.

Upcoming Events at Atlantic Cape Community College

Atlantic Cape Community College is hosting the following events during the month of March:

March 6, 5:30-7 p.m.: An open house will be held at 5:30 p.m. on March 6 at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus. Attendants will learn about career training programs and degree options offered at the college, meet faculty, speak with college staff about the enrollment process and more. Register online at www.atlantic.edu/openhouse or call 609-343-5009.

March 13, 5:30-7:15 p.m.: Nursing and Health Careers with Atlantic Cape Infosession recommended for high school students planning to pursue Nursing, Radiologic Technology, BioMedical Science, and Health Science. Also useful for those taking prerequisites for transfer to unique allied health programs offered elsewhere, considering options in related fields (example: Dental Hygiene, Nuclear Medicine, Occupational Therapy, and more). To RSVP, send an email to Glenda Stogel at stogel@atlantic.edu or call 609-343-5048. For more infosessions, visit http://atlantic.edu/program/academic/nursing/upcomingSessions.html. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Unveils Nonprofit Resource Center at Cape May County Campus on Dec. 1

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From left, Judge Dean Marcolongo, Cape May County Surrogate; Gerald Thornton, Cape May County Freeholder; Robert Mullock, Dr. Barbara Gaba, president of Atlantic Cape Community College; Jeffrey L. Pierson, Cape May County Freeholder; and Maria Kellett, dean of Atlantic Cape’s Cape May County Campus.

Atlantic Cape Community College held a grand opening for its Nonprofit Resource Center at its Cape May County Campus on Friday, Dec. 1. The center, located in the Mullock Family Library, is sponsored by the Mullock Family and the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey.

The grand opening offered an introduction to the Funding Information Network, a fundraising information and grant research hub offering free access to the most comprehensive online tools and resources. The Funding Information Network is operated by the Foundation Center, the world’s leading source of information on philanthropy, fundraising and grant programs. Databases available through the Funding Information Network are “Foundation Grants Online,” which can be used by nonprofits to find grant opportunities, and “Foundation Grants to Individuals Online,” which includes scholarship information for students. Continue reading

Cape May County Campus offers Seasonal Semester this Spring

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Atlantic Cape Community College’s Cape May County Campus is launching the “Cape May Seasonal Semester,” a pilot semester that “works around your schedule,” beginning this spring.

The classes being offered run from Jan. 16-April 14, accommodating those with work schedules that reflect the summer tourism industry in Cape May County. Classes offered include Public Speaking, U.S. History II, Computers, Biology, Statistical Methods, Principles of Management and Principles of Marketing. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Community College Invites Students to Hands-On FAFSA Sessions at Atlantic City and Cape May County Campuses

Atlantic Cape Community College invites students to attend a free hands-on FAFSA session for help completing a 2018-19 Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Sessions will be held at the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd., on the following dates in Lab 132:

  • Tuesday, Nov. 7, 12:30-2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Nov. 8, 5-6:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Dec. 13, 12:30-2 p.m.
  • Thursday, Dec. 14, 5-6:30 p.m.

A session will also be offered at our Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road in Cape May Court House, from 5-6:30 p.m. on Oct. 11 in Lab 105. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Offers New Entrepreneur Training Workshops at Cape May County Campus

Atlantic Cape Community College will offer a series of entrepreneur training workshops at its Cape May County Campus this fall for those interested in successfully marketing their own business.

Entrepreneur Marketing Basics teaches participants how to successfully market their products or services and will cover essential marketing plan components and the latest digital marketing and networking strategies, 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 10. Cost is $39.

During Crowdfunding: The New Way to Raise Money!, attendants learn all about the new way to raise money for their causes, campaigns, projects or business, 6-9 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 16. Cost is $39. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape Hosts ‘5K Race for Opportunity’ on Sept. 9 at Cape May County Campus to Raise Money for Scholarships

Atlantic Cape Community College held a “5K Race for Opportunity” on Sept. 9 at its Cape May County Campus.

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Female division winners from left, Megan Towley of Cape May, first place; Rachel Shenk of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, second place; and Athena Cruz of Villas, third place.

Participants received a T-shirt, and prizes were awarded to the top three male and female finishers. Proceeds went toward Atlantic Cape’s Foundation for a scholarship.

Female division winners were Megan Towley of Cape May, first place; Rachel Shenk of Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, second place; and Athena Cruz of Villas, third place. 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.

Last Chance to Preregister for Atlantic Cape’s ‘5K Race for Opportunity’ on Sept. 9

2017 5kRace FlyerAtlantic Cape Community College will hold a “5K Race for Opportunity” on Sept. 9 at its Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House.

Registration begins at 6 a.m.; the race begins at 8 a.m. and concludes at 10 a.m. Cost is $20 for preregistration through Sept. 6, and $25 after and on the day of the race. Registration forms are available to download and print under “events” at http://www.atlantic.edu/50. Make checks payable to Atlantic Cape Community College, and mail to 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing, NJ, 08330, attention: Anna Simmons. Online registration can be completed at http://bit.ly/AtlanticCape5KRace through midnight on Sept. 7. All registration fees will go toward Atlantic Cape’s Foundation for scholarships.

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

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

Accomplishments–Aug. 17, 2017

Kristin Jackson, director of Admissions and College Recruitment, completed the 2016-17 Leadership Cape May County program offered through the Cape May County Chamber of Commerce in June. The graduation was held June 13 at The Reeds at Shelter Haven.

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Kristin Jackson, pictured second from the right, bottom row.

Jackson is also a member of the Leadership Cape May County ‘Alumni Founding Committee’ which will serve to support the program and keep alumni of the program connected so they can engage in community-related activities and promote leadership opportunities within Cape May County.