Monthly Archives: July 2007

What Is Nanotechnology?

The 2007 Texas Nano Future Statewide Conference will be held August 6 – 8 at the Omni Hotel Downtown, 700 San Jacinto at 8th Street. The Austin Community College District is hosting the conference in … Continue reading

Nano This, Nano That – What Is Nanotechnology, Really?

Austin, TX – July 30, 2007 – You’ve probably heard the words nanotechnology and nanoelectronics but what do they really mean? And how will the science of working with matter so minuscule that you need … Continue reading

Nano This, Nano That – What Is Nanotechnology, Really?

Austin, TX – July 30, 2007 – You’ve probably heard the words nanotechnology and nanoelectronics but what do they really mean? And how will the science of working with matter so minuscule that you need … Continue reading

Conference to Give Foster Families Tips on College, More

Austin, TX – July 27, 2007 – Veronica Lockett was 8 years old when Child Protective Services (CPS) came to her home and split up her five siblings. With her family dispersed in different families, … Continue reading

Lawmakers Call for Community College Funding Solution

KVUE – Lawmakers Call for Community College Funding Solution

Radiology program receives maximum accreditation

The Austin Community College District has been awarded an eight-year term of accreditation for its radiology associate degree. In selecting eight years, the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology awarded the maximum accreditation … Continue reading

College gives hope to children exiting foster care

Veronica Lockett and her daughter, Raney When the “Survivor Independence ACTS 2007” conference is held at Austin Community College’s Eastview Campus on July 28, Veronica Lockett and Trista Miller will be there. But they won’t … Continue reading

Community Colleges Bestow Dunce Cap on Perry

Austin Chronicle – Community Colleges Bestow Dunce Cap on Perry

Group Aims to Tie College, RRISD

Round Rock Leader – Group Aims to Tie College, RRISD

National Night Out Planned for August 7

Six Austin Community College campuses will participate August 7 in National Night Out, a free event designed to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness. NNO also generates support and participation in local anti-crime efforts, strengthens … Continue reading

In Need of some Motivation? Women’s Conference Can Help

Austin, TX – July 18, 2007 – Barbara Jordan once said, “Education remains the key to both economic and political empowerment.” These words from Texas’ first African American female senator still ring true today. Education, … Continue reading

Professor Releases Second Book

Welding Professor Bob Fowler has released his second book, entitled “Step By Step Guide to Becoming a Professional Metal Sculptor.” This 157-page, illustrated book covers architectural sculpture, murals, and how to tool-up, create, and install … Continue reading

New budget holds line on in-district tuition

President/CEO Stephen B. Kinslow, left, and Board Chair John Hernandez deliberate the FY08 budget during Monday night’s Board of Trustees meeting. Photo taken by Dawn Jones-Garcia of The Daily Texan. The ACC District Board of … Continue reading

Effort would lower tuition for Round Rock students

If you live in Round Rock, chances are you will soon have the option to join the ACC District and receive all the benefits of living “in-district,” including free Early College Start classes, the convenience … Continue reading

College gives hope to children exiting foster care

Foster care alumna Veronica Lockett and her daughter, Raney, visit the Rio Grande Campus. When the “Survivor Independence ACTS 2007” conference is held at Austin Community College’s Eastview Campus on July 28, Veronica Lockett and … Continue reading

This bridge leads to college preparedness

Incoming student Walker Massie boosts his math skills in the summer bridge program. Here at ACC, our focus is on the students. That’s why, for the second summer, we’re offering bridge programs in reading, writing, … Continue reading

Riding for a cause: Student raises cash for cancer

Jody Cross Many students spend their summers hanging out by the pool or with friends. Jody Cross is riding her bike from Texas to Alaska. The Austin Community College student is participating in the Texas … Continue reading

Preparing for the worst can keep you safe

ACC Police Chief Frankie Waller and Environmental Health and Safety Director Becky Cole lead the first tabletop scenario at the Highland Business Center. In the 16 years Dahlia Anzaldua has worked at the Austin Community … Continue reading

Third annual women’s conference coming to Eastview

The third annual Women’s Health, Motivation, and Empowerment Conference will be held Saturday, July 21, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Eastview Campus, 3401 Webberville Road, Building 8000. Geared toward 21- to 40-year-olds, the … Continue reading

Round Rock Lands ACC Campus

Round Rock Leader – Round Rock Lands ACC Campus

ACC Signs Transfer Agreement with UT Dallas

Austin, TX – July 12, 2007 – Austin Community College District students who plan to transfer to the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) can lock in today’s tuition rates. The college recently signed the … Continue reading

Enroll at ACC, Lock in Tuition Rates at UTD

Austin, TX – July 12, 2007 – Austin Community College District students who plan to transfer to the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) can lock in today’s tuition rates. The college recently signed the … Continue reading

Welcome to the ACC Newsroom

The ACC Newsroom is your source for what’s happening at Austin Community College. Scroll down to read the latest stories. Let us know what you think by leaving a comment. Got a story? You’re one … Continue reading

ACC’s Public Information and College Marketing department has launched an e-newsletter.

A Coke, a Scholarship and a Smile

Four Austin Community College students were recently awarded scholarships from the Coca-Cola TwoYear Colleges Scholarship Program. Now in its eighth year, the program honors 400 recipients nationwide who have demonstrated academic success and participated in … Continue reading

New budget holds line on in-district tuition

Photo courtesy of The Daily Texan President/CEO Stephen B. Kinslow, left, and Board Chair John Hernandez deliberate the FY08 budget during Monday night’s Board of Trustees meeting. The ACC District Board of Trustees approved a … Continue reading

July 2007 – ACC eNewsletter

Introducing the first edition of the Austin Community College District’s electronic newsletter designed to keep our alumni, faculty, staff, students, and friends up to date on the latest developments affecting our college and community. The … Continue reading

Round Rock ACC Campus Moves Forward

Austin Business Journal – Round Rock ACC Campus Moves Forward

ACC Raises Fees $2 Per Credit Hour

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Raises Fees $2 Per Credit Hour

Preparing for the worst can keep you safe

ACC Police Chief Frankie Waller and Environmental Health and Safety Director Becky Cole lead the first tabletop scenario at the Highland Business Center. In the 16 years Dahlia Anzaldua has worked at the Austin Community … Continue reading

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