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Atlantic Cape Faculty Teach English in Europe This Summer

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From left, Maureen Scalia, Shirley Shields, Gwen McIntyre, Rich Russell, Elinor Mattern and Nathan Long during one of their excursions while visiting and teaching in Central Europe.

Atlantic Cape Community College faculty had an experience this summer unlike most, where they had the opportunity to teach, as well as to learn, at one of the largest and oldest universities in Central Europe.

Elinor Mattern of Bloomfield, retired assistant professor of English at Atlantic Cape; Gwen McIntyre of Ocean City, associate professor of ESL at Atlantic Cape; Shirley Shields of Egg Harbor Township, associate professor of ESL and English at Atlantic Cape; and Rich Russell of Ocean City, assistant professor of English at Atlantic Cape had the opportunity to travel to Prague, Czech Republic, June 25–July 6, to conduct advanced conversational English classes for graduate students, professors, administrators and staff members of the Czech Technical University. Nathan Long of Stockton University and Maureen Scalia were also part of the group. Continue reading

Cape May Court House Resident Receives Adjunct Teaching Excellence Award at Atlantic Cape Community College

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Susan Van Rossum of Cape May Court House

Susan Van Rossum of Cape May Court House won Atlantic Cape Community College’s Adjunct Teaching Excellence Award at the Adjunct Appreciation Event, May 25, at the Mays Landing Country Club.

Van Rossum teaches English at Atlantic Cape, and was honored with a $300 check and engraved plaque.

The eight other nominees for the award included: Jody Davis of Linwood, ESL and modern languages instructor; Lisa Jones of Hammonton, nursing instructor; Al Kaplan of Galloway, criminal justice instructor; Linda Koch of Cape May Court House, English instructor; Julianne Reinhardt of Galloway, English instructor; Gracellen Thorstensen of Vineland, English instructor; Michelle Wilson of Mays Landing, social science instructor; and Larry Young of Mays Landing, microbiology instructor. Students or colleagues nominated instructors for the award.

Keith Forrest Named Atlantic Cape’s Faculty Member Of The Year for Third Time

The students of Atlantic Cape Community College have named Associate Professor of Communication Keith Forrest Faculty Member of the Year.

Forrest, of Collingswood, is widely published with his essays and commentaries appearing in numerous publications including The Philadelphia Inquirer. He was also a producer at E! Entertainment in Los Angeles. Continue reading

Atlantic Cape’s Art Gallery Features Employee Artwork through Sept. 26

The Waves by Professor Richard Monteleone.

The Waves by Professor Richard Monteleone.

Atlantic Cape Community College will celebrate the beginning of the 2015 fall semester at its art gallery with an exhibit showcasing the visual arts talents of its employees through Sept. 26.

The gallery is located inside the William Spangler Library, D-Building, at Atlantic Cape’s Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike. Gallery hours are: 9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m., Monday and Wednesday; 9:30 a.m. – 9 p.m., Tuesday; 9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. Thursday; 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Friday; and 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday. Continue reading

Rita Michalenko’s Artwork To Be Showcased in Somers Point

"Off The Beaten Path" will be on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 31, 2015 at Latz's By The Bay in Somers Point.

“Off The Beaten Path” will be on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 31, 2015 at Latz’s By The Bay in Somers Point.

Rita Michalenko, associate professor of art, will have an art exhibit, “Off The Beaten Path,” on display Nov. 1 through Jan. 31, 2015 at Latz’s By The Bay, 801 Bay Avenue in Somers Point.

An opening reception is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 9, 3-5 p.m.; light refreshments will be served and is open to the public.

Visit www.GreatBayArtGallery.com or call (609) 653-4991 for more information.