Monthly Archives: June 2007

Tuition Freeze for Transfers

Austin American-Statesman – Tuition Freeze for Transfers

ACC Foundation Adds Three Distinguished Leaders to Board

Austin, TX – June 26, 2007 – The Austin Community College District Foundation is proud to announce the addition of three new board members: David Bender, chief financial officer, Maxwell Locke & Ritter; Butch Hayes, … Continue reading

Former Student Killed in Iraq

Austin Community College extends its condolences to the family and friends of former ACC student Dustin Ryan Brisky, an Army Specialist, who was recently killed in Iraq when the bulldozer he was operating struck a … Continue reading

Children’s Hospital To Become Teaching Facility

KEYE – Children’s Hospital To Become Teaching Facility

ACC Responds to Governor’s Budget Veto

Texas community colleges were stunned when Gov. Rick Perry recently vetoed $154 million for community colleges. At risk is much more than just health insurance benefits for employees. See the Austin Community College District’s response, … Continue reading

Dewhurst Sympathetic to Community Colleges

Austin American-Statesman – Dewhurst Sympathetic to Community Colleges

A Shaky Option for Community Colleges

Austin American-Statesman – A Shaky Option for Community Colleges

Opening College Doors for All is a Big Priority

Round Rock Leader – Opening College Doors for All is a Big Priority

Program Provides Adults with Opportunity to Earn College Credits

Daily Texan – Program Provides Adults with Opportunity to Earn College Credits

Minority-Serving Institutions Depend on Special Funding

Community College Times – Minority-Serving Institutions Depend on Special Funding

Test Release Long title

Test Release Long Body

Group to Discuss How to Improve Schools

Daily Texan – Group to Discuss How to Improve Schools

PERRY VETO TO FORCE INCREASE IN ACC TUITION, COLLEGE SAYS

Austin American-Statesman – PERRY VETO TO FORCE INCREASE IN ACC TUITION, COLLEGE SAYS

Hip Hop Health Fair Coming to Eastview

A Hip Hop Health Fair and National HIV Testing Day will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, June 28, at Eastview Campus, Building 8000. All testing is confidential and free for persons … Continue reading

Perry Signs Budget, Blasts Higher Education Funding

Austin American-Statesman – Perry Signs Budget, Blasts Higher Education Funding

ACC Ready to Spend Bond Money on Major Renovation

Austin Business Journal – ACC Ready to Spend Bond Money on Major Renovation

ESL/CNA join forces

How can you get two ACC classes for the price of one? Students enrolled in the new ESL/CNA (English as a Second Language/Certified Nurse Aide) class know the answer. Adult Ed and Continuing Ed have … Continue reading

Writing Instructor Pens Novel

Writing instructor Joe O’Connell is among six authors featured on the cover of this week’s Austin Chronicle for the publication’s annual Summer Reading Issue. O’Connell’s novel, “Evacuation Plan,” about life and death in a residential … Continue reading

‘Funnyhouse’ Wins Two Awards

ACC’s “Funnyhouse of a Negro” was recently honored by being nominated for five Austin Critics Table Awards including Best Drama, Best Director, Best Actor/Actress in a Leading Role, Best Ensemble, and Best Lighting Designer. At … Continue reading

Celebrate Juneteenth at Eastview

Celebrate Emancipation Day in Texas with Austin Community College on Tuesday, June 19, at Eastview Campus, 3401 Webberville Road, from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Juneteenth’s origin is unique to Texas, parts of Louisiana, and … Continue reading

ACC Offers Summer Catchup Classes for College-Bound

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Offers Summer Catchup Classes for College-Bound

German Exchange Student Coming to Austin

Austin Community College’s International Programs Office is searching for a host family for a 21-year-old participant of the Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program for Young Professionals. The nonsmoking student majors in banking and enjoys sports, plays … Continue reading

Group Wants ACC to Annex Two-Thirds of RRISD

Round Rock Leader – Group Wants ACC to Annex Two-Thirds of RRISD

ACC Lucha por Estudiantes Latinos

¡Ahora Sí! – ACC Lucha por Estudiantes Latinos

Higher Ed Funding: Congress Comes to ACC

Austin Chronicle – Higher Ed Funding: Congress Comes to ACC

Congressional Hearing Held at Eastview

Two Board Officers Re-elected

Austin, TX – June 6, 2007 – On Monday the Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees re-elected Trustee John Hernandez as board chair and Trustee Nan McRaven as vice chair. Trustees also selected … Continue reading

Trustees Named at ACC

Austin Business Journal – Trustees Named at ACC

Round Rock Leaders Want an Austin Community College Campus

Austin American-Statesman – Round Rock Leaders Want an Austin Community College Campus

Professor Chosen for Arts Hall of Fame

Photo courtesy of The Austin Chronicle The Austin Chronicle Critics Table named the sixth group of individuals to be inducted into the Austin Arts Hall of Fame, one of whom is an Austin Community College … Continue reading

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