Monthly Archives: October 2008

ACC Game Development Program Opens

Austin Business Journal – ACC Game Development Program Opens

October is now availalble

Welcome to the October 2008 ACC eNewsletter, 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. … Continue reading

Scholarships available for spring 2009 through ACC Foundation

The ACC Foundation has 20 scholarships available for the spring 2009 semester. The scholarships are open for students in various academic programs. The application deadline is November 1. The application and criteria for applicants can … Continue reading

New emergency notification system online

Another phase of ACC’s Emergency Notification Systems is now operational. The newly installed system will notify employees in the event of a college emergency by email, phone, and text messaging. This system will be used … Continue reading

October 2008 ACC eNewsletter

Welcome to the October 2008 ACC eNewsletter ACC Flashback: 1972 Program promotes black men’s college success Gastric globetrotters get satisfaction at Bistro ACC launches Game Development Institute Fire Academy cadets compete at Buda Fire Fest … Continue reading

ACC Flashback: 1972

Editor’s Note: On December 9, 1972, fewer than 10,000 voters cast ballots on the issue of whether to establish a community college. Previous efforts to establish a college with a tax base had failed; however, … Continue reading

Program promotes black men’s college success

“Describe the most outstanding ‘You’ in the future – the person you aspire to be someday, the person you’d want others to admire,” Professor Glynis Christine tells her class.

Gastric globetrotters get satisfaction at Bistro

By KC Caliz I’ve always wanted to travel from one end of the earth and back just to experience the variety of foods from countless exotic, tucked-away pockets of the world. So, I packed my … Continue reading

ACC launches Game Development Institute

Prospective students and their families got a hands-on look at video and computer game careers during an open house held October 24-25 to unveil the college’s new Game Development Institute.

Fire Academy cadets compete at Buda Fire Fest

A team of cadets from the Austin Community College Fire Academy competed for the first time ever in a firefighting skills competition during the 51st annual Buda Fire Fest October 4 at the Buda City … Continue reading

Latino Connection provides critical links to students

Lined with flags from various Latin American countries, vibrant displays of artwork, and pleasant aromas from a delicious buffet, the Multipurpose Room of the Austin Community College Eastview Campus set the perfect stage for the … Continue reading

‘Bacchae’ tackles wine, women, and murder

Austin Community College is preparing to unleash “Bacchae,” a Greek tragedy that features women caught up in a ritual madness, who take to the hills in a frenzy of intoxication, sex, and ultimately, violence, in … Continue reading

New emergency notification system online

Staff, faculty must update contact information A new emergency notification system will use voice messages and text messages to notify ACC staff, faculty, and students of a college emergency.

Watercooler: Inside scoop on campus events & news bits

Ready for a little class? Spring registration for credit courses begins November 10 for current and former students. New student registration begins November 17. Visit www.austincc.edu/support/admissions/registering.php to begin your registration process and get the classes … Continue reading

Campus Briefs

Round Rock Leader – Campus Briefs

Game Development Institute hosts open house

Austin Community College invites the community to explore video and computer game careers during a two-day open house of the college’s new Game Development Institute on October 24-25. Visitors will have an opportunity to meet … Continue reading

ACC Announces Installment Plan

San Marcos Daily Record – ACC Announces Installment Plan

“Hispanic Enrollment Lagging” & “Installment Payments an Option”

Austin American-Statesman – “Hispanic Enrollment Lagging” & “Installment Payments an Option”

ACC professor displays artwork

Gary Webernick,ACC Art Department chair, and professor of art, will be conducting a retrospective exhibition of his political and social commentary work at The Laboratory Studio Gallery, 118 N. Marcia Lane, McDade, Texas, from October … Continue reading

ACC hosts panel discussion on identity and politics

Austin Community College continues its discussion on identity this Thursday, October 23, in the Multipurpose Room 8500 of the Eastview Campus, 3401 Webberville Road. A panel of experts will focus on ways in which political … Continue reading

ACC Opening Doors of New Game Development Institute

Austin Business Journal – ACC Opening Doors of New Game Development Institute

San Marcos’ To-Do List

Austin American-Statesman – San Marcos’ To-Do List

San Marcos’ To-Do List

Austin American-Statesman – San Marcos’ To-Do List

Enrollment at ACC, Other Community Colleges on the Rise

Austin Business Journal – Enrollment at ACC, Other Community Colleges on the Rise

ACC Gets New Business Scholarship

Austin Business Journal – ACC Gets New Business Scholarship

ACC hosts reception for Latino students

Austin Community College invites current and prospective students to bring their family and friends with them to the third annual Hispanic Student Reception: Latino Connection on Wednesday, October 22. The reception begins at 5:30 p.m. … Continue reading

New Installment Plan offered to Students

Tuition can be spread over four payments beginning this spring October 21, 2008 – Austin, TX – Austin Community College is offering Central Texans a little economic relief just in time for spring registration. A … Continue reading

Earl Maxwell Endowed Scholarship established

ACC Foundation endowment supports students in business programs October 20, 2008 – Austin, TX – The Austin Community College Foundation is pleased to announce the Earl Maxwell Endowed Scholarship. The scholarship has been made possible … Continue reading

Last weekend to catch award-winning play

The Austin Community College Drama Department has drawn positive reviews for its production of “Proof.” The play opened last weekend and has three performances left, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. The Austin Live Theatre blog calls … Continue reading

ACC Slates Game Institute Open House

San Marcos Daily Record – ACC Slates Game Institute Open House

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