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Cape May County Campus to Host 5-Year Anniversary Event Oct. 13

October 1, 2010

Atlantic Cape Community College invites local residents to Community Day, a celebration of the five-year anniversary of the opening of the Cape May County Campus, 2-6 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 13, at CMCC, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House.

Community Day offerings include campus tours, music by students, refreshments, a larger-than-life anniversary card for guests to sign, a chance to meet the campus dean, a live radio broadcast, and the opportunity to visit a class in session.

Information about Atlantic Cape’s programs and services will be on display, including: the Academy of Culinary Arts, admissions, the alumni association, Technical Studies Institute, continuing education, Health Professions Institute, athletics, student clubs, Rutgers at Atlantic Cape, Fairleigh Dickinson “Burgundy-Blue” Agreement with Atlantic Cape, and the Atlantic Cape Foundation.

Community supporters also will be in attendance, including: American Association of University Women–Cape May County Branch, Cape Assist, Cape May County 4-H, Cape May County Chamber of Commerce, Cape May County Government, Cape May County Park & Zoo Education Program, U.S. Coast Guard Training Center–Cape May.

Since opening its doors in 2005, the Cape May County Campus has experienced a 40 percent growth in credit enrollment; educated nearly 30 percent of all graduating Cape May County high school seniors; provided customized training to more than 40 area businesses; and played host to more than 100 public and private events.

The campus provides support services, including counseling, testing, tutoring and financial aid as well as administrative offices.

For more information about the five-year anniversary celebration, visit, or contact Lisa Apel-Gendron at (609) 463-3619 or