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Happy Pi-Day to the 36th Digit!

Math Club Prepares for Some Pi

Marie Morales, Writer/Producer/Designer March 16, 2023

ACIT's Math Club has started their annual preparations for Pi Day, working together to put on a very exciting and enjoyable, yet educational day for students. The members of this club have been meeting...

Colleges Give A Warm Welcome at ACIT

Colleges Give A Warm Welcome at ACIT

Jaden Ferrer, Writer/Producer/Designer/Commentator March 14, 2023

On February 28th, 2023, junior students at Atlantic County Institute of Technology had the opportunity to come in close contact with people who represented colleges from all over the country. The junior...

Mrs. Alyssa Keen getting her hair styled by Ava Garris.

Fresh Cuts & Looks for Valentine’s Day

Vick Torres, Writer/Producer/Designer March 8, 2023

On February 14th, ACIT cosmetology students got an opportunity to practice the skills they’ve learned on staff and members of the Atlantic County community. It included mostly senior students offering...

ACIT Suffers Heartbreaking Loss to End Historic Season

ACIT Suffers Heartbreaking Loss to End Historic Season

Jaden Ferrer, Writer/Producer/Designer/Commentator March 2, 2023

On Thursday, February 23, 2023, the ACIT Boys basketball team moved on forward in the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) Playoffs to play the Egg Harbor Township (EHT) Eagles....

ACITs ProPod will give students the opportunity to chat about the hottest topics for school and professional athletics.

ACIT and Its First Sports Podcast!

Jaden Ferrer, Writer/Producer/Designer/Commentator March 2, 2023

On January 20, 2023, Brian Lacivita, who teaches media production at the Atlantic County Institute of Technology, collaborated with three students, Jaden Ferrer, Xzavior Ribardo, and Ryan McAnally to release...

Materials given for the design charrette

CADD Students Workshop with Professionals at Harrah’s

Ashley Fedeli, Writer / Photographer / Producer February 13, 2023
The 2022-2023 ACIT Varsity Boys Basketball Team.

ACIT Red Hawks win Fourth straight, Striking down the Dogs, 56 to 46

Xzavior Ribardo, Writer February 8, 2023

  The ACIT Redhawks came into this game winning the last three, their closest game being against Atlantic City 40-38. So far their record is 17-5 and they’re hoping to continue riding the backs...

Coach Bobby Laws, Teyana Ames, TaShyah Sample, Amalinally Pemberton, Javonna Williams, Amiyah Stephens, and Coach John Whaley.

“We Have Some Of The Best Athletes In Atlantic County”

Jameil Quintana, staff writer June 22, 2022

Considering other schools in the county, the sports programs at ACIT are very young. Still, the age of a program doesn’t necessarily equate to the success of a program. ACIT’s track program is one...

Class of 2022 Aviation Students at ACCC Graduation Ceremony 

From left to right: Wyatt DeLuca, Mason Colon, Jalen Gibbs, Isabella Rodriguez Sanchez, Mary Bennett

Aviation Program Partners with Embry Riddle

Bailey DeLuca, staff reporter June 20, 2022

On Thursday, May 9, ACIT seniors in the Aviation Program graduated from ACCC with an associate's degree in Science. This opportunity was available to the students through a grant partnership with ACCC....

ACIT on the left with Absegami in the middle.

“We Were Improving As We Played”

Aiden Stratoti, staff reporter June 3, 2022

On April 30, 2022, ACIT’s Overwatch Esports team competed in a tournament called the Cardinal Open, placing 4th with a 3-2 record. This is the second time ACIT has competed in this event, placing 5th...

The 2022 Spring Creative Writing Contest is the first school writing contest ever hosted by ACIT and The Pursuit. For the 2022-2023 school year, The Pursuit plans on hosting two more contests (one in the fall and one in the spring), and seeks to attract more participants and offer more prizes.

Spring Writing Contest Winners!

June 1, 2022

  World-building, climate catastrophes, kingdoms put asunder, subtle love and bursting friendship. The Pursuit's first creative writing contest ushered in a truly talented group of young writers....

Talent, Preparation, and Drama

Talent, Preparation, and Drama

Steven Rothman, staff reporter May 13, 2022

Last week on May 6, the Performing Arts Center hosted the 6th annual Drama Showcase. The showcase featured a multitude of performances by drama students in the Performing Arts Academy including monologues,...

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