Atlantic Cape Community College http://www.atlantic.edu News at Atlantic Cape Community College Last Chance to Register at the Academy of Culinary Arts http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2234 <p>If you&rsquo;ve always loved to cook or are ready to make a career change, it&rsquo;s your last chance to register for fall 2015 classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts. ACA classes begin Monday, Aug. 24.</p> <p>New culinary students should contact Valerie Weller at (609) 343-4944 or vweller@atlantic.edu to schedule a registration appointment. Returning students can register online using WebAdvisor at <a href="../../webadvisor">www.atlantic.edu/webadvisor</a>.</p> <p>The Academy is accredited by the American Culinary Federation and offers two-year degree programs in culinary arts, baking and pastry, and food service management, and specialization programs in hot foods, baking and pastry, food service management and catering.</p> <p>ACA students have many opportunities to gain hands-on experience. Some activities include: Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala, Iron Student Chef Competition, American Culinary Federation&rsquo;s Junior Chefs Competition, Cha&icirc;ne des R&ocirc;tisseurs dinner, Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s Organic Greenhouse, Strudels Bakeshop, Culinary Student Association, Baking &amp; Pastry Club and food shows.</p> <p>Full-time classes meet five hours a day, Monday through Friday, in morning and afternoon sessions. The ACA has been training future chefs for more than 30 years, and is located at Atlantic Cape Community College, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing. For more information about the ACA, call 1-800-645&#8209;CHEF, email <a href="mailto:accadmit@atlantic.edu">accadmit@atlantic.edu</a>, or visit <a href="../../aca">www.atlantic.edu/aca</a>.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> No Credit Card/Online Payments Accepted 12-3 PM, Aug. 5 http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2233 <p>Due to scheduled system maintenance&nbsp;Wednesday, Aug. 5, between&nbsp;noon-3 p.m.,&nbsp;credit card payments&nbsp;will not be accepted at any&nbsp;Atlantic Cape campus, or online through WebAdvisor, or the online application for admission.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Aug. 20 Information Session at Atlantic Cape Offers Overview of Training for Operations Technician in Gas Industry http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2232 <p>Are you unemployed and looking for a career in the gas industry? Atlantic Cape Community College will hold an information session about its Operations Technician for the Natural Gas Industry training, 10 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 20. Training begins Sept. 28.</p> <p>The Operations Technician Training for the Natural Gas Industry is a comprehensive 124-hour course that includes classroom and field training. Topics include:</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Plastic pipe fusion and installation</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Leak detection</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Accident Awareness and Prevention</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Regulation of gas meters</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Using Operations Technician Equipment</p> <p>&middot;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Introduction to Word/Resume Writing</p> <p>Upon completion of the course, students will be prepared to take the National Gas Association New Construction Operator Qualification Exam. There are jobs available locally for those who pass the exam.</p> <p>Those interested in the program must attend an information session on August 20 &nbsp;at 10 am at Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Building T. To register for the info session, visit <a href="../../ce">www.atlantic.edu/ce</a> or call (609) 343-5655.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Trustees Accept Five-Year Student Support Services Grant at July Meeting http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2231 <p><strong></strong>Atlantic Cape Community College&rsquo;s Board of Trustees met July 28 to approve personnel matters, contracts and purchases and accept a grant from the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Postsecondary Education for the Student Support Services Program. The college will operate a five-year program to increase the college retention and graduation rates of 200 student participants annually. The award allows for $292,340 each year over five years, Sept. 1, 2015-Aug. 31, 2020.</p> <p>In other grants action, the board approved submitting an application to the New Jersey Department of Education FY&rsquo;16 Perkins Grant program for a grant of $484,521, to run July 1, 2015-June 30, 2016.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>In Personnel Action:</strong></p> <p>The board:</p> <p>--Approved the appointment of Salvatore Amendolia of Hammonton, benefits manager, human resources, effective July 29.</p> <p>--Accepted the resignation of Brittany Holmes of Somers Point, program coordinator, National Education Grant, retroactive to July 16.</p> <p>--Accepted the resignation of Karen Wilson-Wylie of Mays Landing, financial aid specialist, retroactive to July 3.</p> <p>--Promoted Lucille McGlynn of Atlantic City, from counselor II to counselor III, retroactive to July 1.</p> <p>--Approved the partial funding transition of Ellen Splaver of Margate, Counselor II, Educational Opportunity Fund, to partial institutional funding from EOF grant.</p> <p><strong>Purchases, Contracts Approved:</strong></p> <p>--Commissioning services for Student Success Centers, Greyhawk, Mount Laurel, $48,200.</p> <p>--Construction management services, Atlantic County Improvement Authority, Atlantic City, for the Student Success Centers, $210,000.</p> <p>--Network services, Comcast Business, Trevose, Pennsylvania, amend contract extension to a three-year contract, $227,520.</p> <p>--Nursing assessment program, Assessment Technologies, Institute Overland Park, Kansas, $107,415.</p> <p>--New Jersey Council of County Colleges annual membership, $52,262.</p> <p>--Adult Basic Skills Contract, Pleasantville Public Schools, $84,840, Literacy Volunteers Association Cape-Atlantic, $77,770, and Cape May County Technical School, $198,970, total of $361,580.</p> <p>--Academy of Culinary Arts Supplies, multiple vendors, $47,584.</p> <p>--Custodial supplies, multiple vendors, $99,795.</p> <p>The board also accepted Fixed Wing Training Services of Ocean Aire Toms River to support aviation program courses and approved revising the college purchasing policy to coincide and agree with the County College Purchasing Law&rsquo;s newly established bidding threshold of $35,000, effective Aug. 1.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>In Other Business, the Board:</strong></p> <p>--Approved the June 30, 2015, financial statement.</p> <p>--Approved a 2 percent salary increase for adjunct and senior adjunct instructors, effective Aug. 31. The board will review adjunct compensation annually to determine competitiveness.</p> <p>--Approved a revision to the tuition and fee schedule for FY&rsquo;16, adjusting the fees of the following aviation programs: Private Pilot to $9,198/course; Instrument Pilot to $9,311/course; and Commercial Pilot to $23,990/course.</p> <p style="text-align: center;"><strong>In the President&rsquo;s Report:</strong></p> <p>--Board members welcomed Israel Negron of Hammonton as the alumni representative to the Board of Trustees for a one-year term. Negron served on the Student Government Association for three years, including two years as vice president. He will continue his studies at Rowan University this fall. &ldquo;He is a true leader. He understands how things work and is a strong representative of the student body,&rdquo; said Dr. Peter L. Mora, president.</p> <p>--Dr. Mitchell Levy, vice president of student affairs, and Jean McAlister, dean of resource development &amp; president/Board of Trustee operations, presented the highlights of the 2015 commencement ceremony and showcased student success stories.</p> <p>--Chef Kelly McClay, dean of the Academy of Culinary Arts, introduced Chef Educator Annmarie Chelius of Ocean City who was named postsecondary 2015 CAF&Eacute;/Sysco Corporation Educator of the Year. Chelius was recognized for the honor at the 11<sup>th</sup> Annual Leadership Conference of the Center for the Advancement of Foodservice Education (CAF&Eacute;), last month in Niagara Falls, New York</p> <p>&ldquo;The thing I feel most special about is that I am a community college student,&rdquo; said Chelius, an ACA graduate. &ldquo;It&rsquo;s been a wonderful journey for me initially as a student of this fine establishment and now as a faculty member.&rdquo;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>The next meeting of the Board of Trustees will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 22, at the Mays Landing Campus, Room J-202. All are welcome to attend.</strong></p> Oct. 9 Golf Tournament to Benefit Atlantic Cape Students http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2230 <h3>&nbsp; Former NBA Coach Chris Ford To Be Featured Guest</h3> <p>The 2015 Atlantic Cape Community College Scramble &ldquo;Fore&rdquo; Scholarships golf tournament is planned for Friday, Oct. 9, at the Cape May National Golf Club in Cape May. Partnering with the Atlantic Cape Foundation, CMNGC will host the tournament to support student scholarships and Foundation operations.</p> <p>Chris Ford of Margate, former Holy Spirit High School basketball player and head coach of the Boston Celtics and Milwaukee Bucks, will be the featured guest at this year&rsquo;s golf tournament. Ford also served as the Philadelphia 76&rsquo;ers interim head basketball coach from February-April 2004, and as an assistant coach from July 2003 until February 2004.</p> <p>The tournament will follow a scramble format, beginning with a shotgun-start at <br /> 12:30 p.m. Player fees, which include a complimentary gift, lunch and awards dinner, are $150 per person and $500 per foursome. Golfers can participate in a variety of skills challenges, including closest-to-the-pin and longest drive contests. Individuals and businesses can also support the event through sponsorship opportunities ranging from $125 to $5,000.</p> <p>Located on Route 9 near renowned Victorian Cape May, and centrally located along one of the world&rsquo;s most famous bird migration flyways, Cape May National has been recognized as one of the most naturally beautiful courses in the United States.</p> <p>For sponsorship or player information, contact Alicia McMackin at (609) 343-4986 or amcmacki@atlantic.edu.</p> <p>Atlantic Cape established the Foundation in 1978 as a 501(c)3 nonprofit charity to build a broad base of financial support for its programs and services. Foundation members are drawn from local industry and small businesses and represent a broad cross-section of active leaders in the community. The Foundation has raised more than $3 million for scholarships, Foundation operations and to enhance academic programs and the campus environment. Annually, the Foundation provides nearly $300,000 for institutional scholarships, grants and emergency help.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2229 <p>Annmarie Chelius of Ocean City, a chef educator at the Academy of Culinary Arts, has been named the postsecondary 2015 CAF&Eacute;/Sysco Corporation Educator of the Year and was recognized for the honor at the 11<sup>th</sup> Annual Leadership Conference of the Center for the Advancement of Foodservice Education (CAF&Eacute;), June 18-20, in Niagara Falls, New York.</p> <p>Chelius, who has taught baking and pastry classes at the ACA at Atlantic Cape Community College for nearly two decades, said, &ldquo;I am thankful that my students continue to inspire and motivate me to do my very best to educate them on the exciting and innovative culinary industry.&rdquo; An advocate for healthy cooking, Chelius is actively involved in First Lady Michelle <em>Obama&rsquo;s&nbsp;</em><em>Let&rsquo;s Move!</em>&nbsp;campaign, an initiative to combat childhood obesity. Currently, she presents healthy cooking demos and lectures to the Communateen Club, a 4-H club that she co-leads. She is a member of Ocean City&rsquo;s Mayor&rsquo;s Advisory Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, which promotes health and wellness activities.</p> <p>In 2013, she was&nbsp;recognized for her innovative teaching approaches at the 9<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;Annual Leadership Conference of the Center for the Advancement of Foodservice Education.&nbsp;Chelius was also&nbsp;named the 2012 Spirit of Women National Award winner in the Community Hero in Action category. She also won Innovation in Education awards in both 2012 and 2013.</p> <p>A graduate of the Academy of Culinary Arts, Chelius is a Certified Hospitality Educator, a Certified Culinary Educator and Certified Working Pastry Chef. She holds a bachelor&rsquo;s degree from Thomas Edison State College and a master&rsquo;s in hospitality management from Fairleigh Dickinson University.&nbsp;In addition to her pastry specialty, she also has extensive experience working with hot foods, particularly in the catering industry.</p> <p>Chelius often teaches her students how to incorporate healthy foods into their culinary repertoire such as the super grain, quinoa, as well as the practice of yoga in her class, nourishing a positive and pleasant learning atmosphere. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>Award recipients received endorsements from their administrators, program and industry colleagues, and former and current students and are trained chefs with commercial work experience prior to teaching. They also are distinguished by their respective professional certifications and industry honors. Chelius received a $1,500 grant, a commemorative plaque from the Sysco Corporation and complimentary full registration to the conference.&nbsp;</p> <p>Founded in 2002,&nbsp;the Center for the Advancement of Foodservice Education&nbsp;links the foodservice classroom to the foodservice industry to provide needed resources to educators so that they may more successfully train students for vibrant, fulfilling careers in the ever-evolving hospitality industry.</p> <p>The ACA, located at Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s Mays Landing Campus, has been training future chefs and food service professionals for more than 30 years, and is accredited by the American Culinary Federation. For additional information about the Academy, call 1-800-645&#8209;CHEF, email <a href="mailto:accadmit@atlantic.edu">accadmit@atlantic.edu</a> or visit <a href="../../aca">www.atlantic.edu/aca</a>.</p> <p>&nbsp;Fall classes begin Monday, Aug. 24, at the ACA. Seats and scholarships are available. To register, call Valerie Weller at (609) 343-4944.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Earn Your Degree Online at Atlantic Cape Community College http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2228 <p>Atlantic Cape Community College will offer more than 100 courses online this fall as an option for those unable to attend classes in a traditional setting. The college offers 12 associate degree programs entirely online, as well as credits toward any of the college&rsquo;s 47 degree programs. Fall classes begin Aug. 31.</p> <p>Register online at www.atlantic.edu/fall or in person, Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at any of the college&rsquo;s three locations: Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike; the Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.; and the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House. Payment is due at time of registration.</p> <p>Some online options this fall are: Financial Accounting, Essentials of Culinary Nutrition, Graphic Design, Criminal Law, Composition I, Educational Psychology, Western World I, College Algebra and more.</p> <p>Courses are accessible 24/7, so students can log on and work at their convenience.</p> <p>Atlantic Cape was the first community college in New Jersey to offer a full degree program at a distance, to accommodate the 24-hour schedules of casino and tourism employees.</p> <p>The degree programs that are available entirely online include: Business, Business Administration, Computer Information Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Systems Support, Database Design and Development, General Studies, History, Literature, Office Systems Technology, Psychology and Social Science.</p> <p>Atlantic Cape was recently named one of the &ldquo;50 Best Online Community Colleges&rdquo; by Best Value Schools.</p> <p>&nbsp;&ldquo;The courses are particularly convenient for parents of young children, those in the military, police officers, firefighters, the disabled, those recovering from illness and those who have flexible work schedules,&rdquo; said Michelle Perkins, director of instructional technology.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>For more information, email <a href="mailto:summer@atlantic.edu">fall@atlantic.edu</a> or call (609) 343-5000, 625-1111, ext. 5000, or 463-3960 in Cape May County.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Learn How to Pickle with Academy of Culinary Arts Chef Aug. 6 & 13 http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2227 <p>The Academy of Culinary Arts is offering pickling workshops, Aug. 6 and 13, in Kitchen 1 of the Caesars Entertainment Wing for Hospitality and Gaming Studies at Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.</p> <p>For those looking for their first canning experience, or are new to pickling cucumbers, <em>Get Into A Pickle,</em> led by ACA Chef Educator Ruth Latorre, meets 6 to 8 p.m., Aug. 6 and 13. Attendants will learn how easy it is to make their own fresh bread and butter pickle variations from their garden harvest. Cost is $45 per workshop.</p> <p>To register, call (609) 343-5655, or visit <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="../../ce">www.atlantic.edu/ce</a>.&nbsp;</span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2226 <p>If you are considering beginning a new career in the health care field, the Health Professions Institute at Atlantic Cape Community College is offering short-term training that can put you on the path to a new profession.</p> <p>Atlantic Cape prepares students for careers as a:</p> <ul> <li>Certified Medical Assistant</li> <li>Certified Nurse Aide</li> <li>Certified Home Health Aide</li> <li>EKG/Monitor Technician</li> <li>Emergency Medical Technician</li> <li>Patient Care Technician</li> <li>Phlebotomy Technician</li> </ul> <p>These comprehensive training programs run from six weeks to seven months, and prepare you to earn the license or certification required by area employers. In addition, the clinical experience gives you practical, hands-on perspective that employers value.</p> <p>Learn more about each health care profession to determine which is right for you at an upcoming information session. Call Marie Pepe at (609) 343-4864 to register for a session. Walk-ins are welcome.</p> <p><strong>Sessions will be held at the Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.:</strong> 2-4 p.m., July 30; 10 a.m.-noon, Aug. 13, and 2-4 p.m., Aug. 27.</p> <p><strong>A session at the Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House, is planned for:</strong> 10 a.m.-noon, Aug. 20.</p> Milmay Student-Athlete Earns NJCAA Academic Award http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2225 <p><strong></strong>Atlantic Cape Community College student-athlete Chelsy Seelman of Milmay received a national academic award from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for her exemplary achievement during the 2014-2015 academic year.&nbsp;</p> <p>Seelman was softball team captain and played first base. She maintained a .408 batting average and 3.98 GPA. She received the NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement. Earlier this year she was named a Woman of the Year by the New Jersey Association for Girls and Women in Sports.</p> <p>Her other accolades include receiving Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s first NJCAA All-Academic Team Award for the 2014 softball team and being named All-Academic Garden State Athletic Conference and Academic All Region in 2014 and 2015.&nbsp;</p> <p>&ldquo;In my opinion, Chelsy is the ideal team leader. She&rsquo;s a great player, but her contribution is much more than that. She&rsquo;s an excellent student and she&rsquo;s a positive role model for her teammates,&rdquo; said Mike Rennick, assistant director of athletics.</p> <p>Seelman is a general studies major with plans to pursue a bachelor&rsquo;s degree in psychology following graduation from Atlantic Cape.</p> <p>Seelman led this season&rsquo;s team to the Region 19 playoff for the first time since 1995. The team is coached by Sean Thomas, Jeff Costa and Wendy Dorofee. They finished the season 12-14.</p> <p>The NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Awards were previously known as NJCAA Academic All-American honors. The NJCAA has renamed its academic awards program to the following: NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence (4.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale); NJCAA Award for Superior Academic Achievement (3.80 to 3.99 GPA on a 4.00 scale); and NJCAA Award for Exemplary Academic Achievement (3.60 to 3.79 GPA on a 4.00 scale).</p> http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2224 <p><strong></strong>Atlantic Cape Community College will hold &ldquo;Instant Admission Day,&rdquo; from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 4, for those interested in enrolling in Atlantic Cape classes for the fall semester. Instant Admission Day will be held at the Mays Landing Campus, Cafeteria B, 5100 Black Horse Pike.</p> <p>College staff will be on hand to answer questions and provide the following services:</p> <ul> <li>Admissions&mdash;Attendees can apply for admission and learn about degree programs and continuing education options. Transfer students should bring an unofficial transcript.</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Financial Aid&mdash;Attendees can obtain information about applying for various forms of financial aid and learn what is needed to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Testing&mdash;Attendees can make an appointment to take the college&rsquo;s placement exam.</li> </ul> <p>Participants who apply for admission at the event and register for fall classes by Aug. 24 will be eligible for a $500 gift card to the Follett Bookstore at Atlantic Cape. A limited number of gift cards will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.</p> <p>Fall classes begin Monday, Aug. 31. Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s campuses are located in Mays Landing at 5100 Black Horse Pike; Atlantic City at the Charles D. Worthington Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd.; in Cape May Court House, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, and online.</p> <p>For more information, email <a href="mailto:acccadmit@atlantic.edu">accadmit@atlantic.edu</a>, or call (609) 343-5009 or 625-1111, ext. 5009.</p> Time is Running Out to Register for Classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2223 <p>If you&rsquo;ve always loved to cook or are ready to make a career change, there is still time to register for fall 2015 classes at the Academy of Culinary Arts. ACA classes begin Monday, Aug. 24.</p> <p>New culinary students should contact Valerie Weller at (609) 343-4944 or vweller@atlantic.edu to schedule a registration appointment. Returning students can register online using WebAdvisor at <a title="www.atlantic.edu/webadvisor" href="../../webadvisor">www.atlantic.edu/webadvisor</a>.</p> <p>The Academy is accredited by the American Culinary Federation and offers two-year degree programs in culinary arts, baking and pastry, and food service management, and specialization programs in hot foods, baking and pastry, food service management and catering.</p> <p>ACA students have many opportunities to gain hands-on experience. Some activities include: Atlantic Cape Community College Restaurant Gala, Iron Student Chef Competition, American Culinary Federation&rsquo;s Junior Chefs Competition, Cha&icirc;ne des R&ocirc;tisseurs dinner, Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s Organic Greenhouse, Strudels Bakeshop, Culinary Student Association, Baking &amp; Pastry Club and food shows.</p> <p>Full-time classes meet five hours a day, Monday through Friday, in morning and afternoon sessions. The ACA has been training future chefs for more than 30 years, and is located at Atlantic Cape Community College, 5100 Black Horse Pike, Mays Landing. For more information about the ACA, call 1-800-645&#8209;CHEF, email <a href="mailto:accadmit@atlantic.edu">accadmit@atlantic.edu</a>, or visit <a title="www.atlantic.edu/aca" href="../../aca">www.atlantic.edu/aca</a>.</p> http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2221 <p>Atlantic Cape Community College is offering a variety of credit classes this fall at its Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, in Cape May Court House. Fall semester classes begin Monday, Aug. 31.</p> <p>For the first time since spring 2011, an in-person section of Creative Writing I will be offered at the Cape May County Campus, 2-4:45 p.m., Tuesdays, with Assistant Professor Richard Russell.</p> <p>Other classes offered this fall include: Financial Accounting, Fundamentals of Nutrition, Art Appreciation, Intro to Visual Arts, General Biology I, Intro to Business, Principles of Marketing, Business Law I, Intro to College Chemistry, Internet Research, Intro to Computers, Interpersonal Communication, Public Speaking, Macroeconomics, Educational Psychology, Reading/Writing I, Composition I, Earth Science, Intro to Government &amp; Politics, Western World I, Intro to Algebra II, College Algebra, Statistical Methods, Intro to Philosophy, Child Psychology, Elementary Spanish I, and Intro to Theater.</p> <p>&nbsp;For students who wish to continue their studies beyond the associate degree, Atlantic Cape offers dual admission programs with Stockton, Rutgers and Fairleigh Dickinson universities.</p> <p>With locations close to home, students can start at Atlantic Cape and finish at Stockton, Rutgers or Fairleigh Dickinson. Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s associate degree also is transferable upon acceptance at all public four-year colleges in New Jersey, and the college has nearly 40 articulation/transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities across the country. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>To view a complete list of fall courses and to register online, visit <a href="../../fall">www.atlantic.edu/fall</a>. Regular registration hours are 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays. The college will be closed on Fridays, through Aug. 21. For more information, call (609) 463-3960.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> REMINDER: Fall Payment Deadline July 13 http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2220 <p>REMINDER: Payment for Fall semester classes is due by Monday, July 13.</p> <p>Students who have not paid for fall classes after July 13 will be voided from their classes for nonpayment. For information on the college&rsquo;s payment plan, visit <a title="www.atlantic.edu/admission/tuitionFees.htm" href="../../admission/tuitionFees.htm">www.atlantic.edu/admission/tuitionFees.htm</a>. Students can check their balance due or pay online via WebAdvisor.</p> <p>The Bursar&rsquo;s Office is open until 5 p.m. at the Mays Landing Campus. The Atlantic City and Cape May County campuses are offices are open until 4:30 p.m. today.</p> Sturdy Savings Bank Donates $2,000 Toward Atlantic Cape Scholarships http://www.atlantic.edu/about/news/article.php?article=2217 <p>The Atlantic Cape Community College Foundation accepted a $2,000 gift from Sturdy Savings Bank, May 14, at Atlantic Cape&rsquo;s Cape May County Campus. The donation will support Atlantic Cape scholarships for low- to moderate-income students.</p> <p>In past years, Sturdy Savings Bank has supported the Atlantic Cape Foundation Scramble &ldquo;Fore&rdquo; Scholarships Golf Tournament, the Restaurant Gala and the Cape May Fundraiser.</p> <p>For more information about the Atlantic Cape Foundation and giving opportunities, contact Maria Kellett, senior director of resource development &amp; community and alumni outreach, at (609) 463-3670 or <a href="mailto:mkellett@atlantic.edu">mkellett@atlantic.edu</a>, or visit <a href="../../about/foundation.htm">http://www.atlantic.edu/about/foundation.htm</a>.&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>