Archive for September, 2008

Low Cost Textbooks for College

September 15, 2008

This is a great idea.  For those of us that have often bemoaned the cost of college textbooks and wondered when things will change, here is an answer.  As described in an article in the New York Times Technology section some professors are making their textbooks available online to cut out the middleman.  In addition, the new print on demand publishers are able to under-price the standard college textbook market.

Let us all hope this becomes the norm.

Check out this article – may require free account.

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/09/15/technology/15link.html

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Anne Arundel Community College Tennis Club to Start

September 5, 2008

Tennis News:

Here is an update about a new tennis club starting at Anne Arundel Community College this Fall 2008.  Students, faculty, and employees are eligible to join and play.  Competition between clubs is limited to students only.

1st Club Meeting at Courts:
Tuesday 3:00 PM
September 16th, 2008

For more information contact:
Brent Herrick – bdherrick@aacc.edu  (410-507-4043)
Ed McHugh – edmchugh@comcast.net (410-889-1779)