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  • Mays Landing, NJ 08330-2699
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Atlantic Cape Offers Resources for Displaced Casino Workers

August 18, 2014

Atlantic Cape Community College welcomes workers displaced by casino shutdowns to take advantage of its computer labs and additional resources while searching for new employment.

The college is making computers available at its campuses, by appointment, beginning Monday, Sept. 15. Displaced workers must present a casino ID and bring a USB drive to save their work, or purchase a low-cost print card at campus libraries. Lists of career exploration and resume-building websites will be provided.

Available locations and times include:

·Charles D. Worthington Atlantic City Campus, 1535 Bacharach Blvd., Room 145. Mondays, 9-11 a.m., Wednesdays, 2-4 p.m., and Fridays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Call (609) 343-4857.

·Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike, J-Building Career Office/Student Life Center. Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-noon, and Wednesdays, 1-3 p.m. Call (609) 343-5667. Additional computers are available in the William Spangler Library, D-Building, Fridays, 1-4 p.m., and Saturdays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Call (609) 343-4951.

·Cape May County Campus, 341 Court House-South Dennis Road, Cape May Court House, Student Development/First Floor. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-11 a.m., Wednesdays, 1-4 p.m., and Fridays, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Call (609) 463-8113.

“Atlantic Cape Community College is an integral part of the Atlantic City community, and we stand poised to assist those in need with numerous programs and training opportunities,” said Dr. Peter L. Mora, president.

Workers affected by the pending closure of Atlantic City casinos are invited to learn more about Atlantic Cape programs at an Open House Sunday, Oct. 19, at the Mays Landing Campus, 5100 Black Horse Pike. For more information about the college’s programs, call (609) 343-4900.