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

April 10, 2014

The students of Atlantic Cape Community College have named Assistant 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.

Forrest is pursing a doctorate in political science at the University of Massachusetts, where he also earned an M.A. in Political Science and a Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies; he has an M.A. in Communication from Temple University; and earned a B.A. in Communication from Rowan University. Forrest joined Atlantic Cape in fall 2004 and founded the Communication degree option and co-founded the current A.A. program in Communication. He grew up in Cape May and is a 1984 graduate of Lower Cape May Regional High School.

Forrest will introduce a new track in the Communication Program for fall 2014 called “Radio/Television/Film,” which will allow students the opportunity to learn about a variety of topics related to those fields. Highlights of the new track will be the “Film History” and “Popular Music and Radio History” courses.

Registration for these and all summer and fall semester courses begins Monday, April 21, for all students. The college accepts Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express. To register online or view an updated schedule of summer and fall courses, visit www.atlantic.edu. For more information, email summer@atlantic.edu or call (609) 343-5000, 625-1111, ext. 5000, or 463-3960 in Cape May County.