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MAYS LANDING— The students of Atlantic Cape Community College have named Associate 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 earned an M.A. in Political Science and a Graduate Certificate in Women’s Studies from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. 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 in 2007, and co-founded the current A.A. program in Communication in 2012. He grew up in Cape May and is a 1984 graduate of Lower Cape May Regional High School.

Forrest is also an accomplished runner with more than 50 medals in a variety of events including marathons, half marathons and duathalons.

This is Forrest’s third time winning Faculty Member of the Year, as he received the honor in 2014 and 2010, as well. He will be honored at the Student Government Association Banquet, Friday, April 29.

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