Monthly Archives: June 2009

ACC Selected for Exclusive National Success Initiative

Austin Community College District is proud to announce its participation in the national student success initiative known as “Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count.” | Read the Story

ACC Selected for Exclusive National Success Initiative

AUSTIN, TX (June 30, 2009) – The Austin Community College District is proud to announce its inclusion in the national student success initiative known as “Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count.” Originally developed by the … Continue reading

National Program to Boost ACC Success

KXAN – National Program to Boost ACC Success

Texas Colleges Collaborate to Make Federal Green

Daily Texan – Texas Colleges Collaborate to Make Federal Green

ACC professor wrote the book on Texas history

State’s middle-schoolers use ACC professor’s textbook Austin Community College Professor Larry Willoughby does more than teach Texas history. He also writes about it. A four-time author, Willoughby has written two history textbooks including one that’s … Continue reading

ACC Accounting Professor Named Educator of the Year

AUSTIN, TX (June 29, 2009) – The American Accounting Association has selected Austin Community College Professor Sheila Ammons as the Two-Year College Section’s 2009 Educator of the Year. This award honors educators who have distinguished … Continue reading

Five Regional Colleges Announce Green Corridor Collaborative

What if you could prepare for the jobs of tomorrow – today? That’s the strategy behind a new partnership formed by the Austin Community College District and four other regional community and technical colleges. Members … Continue reading

Five Regional Colleges Announce Green Corridor Collaborative

AUSTIN, TX (June 25, 2009) – The Austin Community College District joined four other regional colleges to announce the Green Corridor Collaborative, a new partnership aimed at putting Texans to work in emerging green economy … Continue reading

Chamber, University Programs Will Boost Local Career Options

Community Impact Newspaper – Chamber, University Programs Will Boost Local Career Options

Texas Colleges Form Regional Green Corridor

Community College Times – Texas Colleges Form Regional Green Corridor

More Job Seekers Going Back to School in Hopes of Competitive Edge

Community Impact Newspaper – More Job Seekers Going Back to School in Hopes of Competitive Edge

ACC, Others Form Green Training Team

Austin American-Statesman – ACC, Others Form Green Training Team

President’s Announcements

FRIDAY,  JUNE 26, 2009 ACC WEBMAIL Beginning Monday, June 29th, a new ACC Webmail security feature will require ACCeID authentication for faculty and staff members before accessing ACC Webmail.  This allows ACC to better limit … Continue reading

The HR Connection

Updates from the Office of Human Resources are available in the June 25th issue of THE HR CONNECTION.

ACC hosts open house for veterans

Austin Community College will host a Veterans Appreciation and Open House 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 25, at the Riverside Campus, 1020 Grove Blvd. Veterans will be able to meet with ACC student … Continue reading

ACC Joins Green Energy Partnership

KUT – ACC Joins Green Energy Partnership

Austin Community College Joins Green Training Collaborative

Austin Business Journal – Austin Community College Joins Green Training Collaborative

Adaptive Reuse of Gymnasium Update

Site work continues this week, mostly excavation and debris removal.  Inside the shell, the elevator pit has been dug and the concrete floor and walls are poured.

State’s Community Colleges Banding Together for Stimulus Dollars

Austin Business Journal – State’s Community Colleges Banding Together for Stimulus Dollars

State’s Community Colleges Banding Together for Stimulus Dollars

Austin Business Journal – State’s Community Colleges Banding Together for Stimulus Dollars

Legislators Join University Leaders in Round Rock Schools Forum

Round Rock Leader – Legislators Join University Leaders in Round Rock Schools Forum

Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corp.

Austin American-Statesman – Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corp.

General Manager’s Note – June 2009

Community Impact Newspaper – General Manager’s Note — June 2009

Higher Education Focus – June 2009

Community Impact Newspaper – Higher Education Focus — June 2009

ACC Enrollment Grows in Cedar Park, Leander, Round Rock

Community Impact Newspaper – ACC Enrollment Grows in Cedar Park, Leander, Round Rock

The HR CONNECTION

Please see the latest updates from the Office of Human Resources in The HR Connection, June 18, 2009 issue. Inside this issue: New Employees New Workshop Announcement Upcoming Workshops Summer Enrollment ERS Changes

Austin Community College Celebrates Juneteenth

Community Impact Newspaper – Austin Community College Celebrates Juneteenth

ACC now offers online tuition installment plans and more

No more lines at the Cashier’s Office! ACC’s new payment system lets students pay by check over the Internet or go online to set up a tuition installment plan that spreads tuition and fees over … Continue reading

Take a math refresher workshop

ACC is holding three-hour math workshops that cost only $10 and help students book their scores on the COMPASS math exam. | Read the story.

Update – Rio Grande Campus Parking Garage 9

6/10/09 Update: The crane was dismantled the weekend of May 30-31.  Miscellaneous concrete is being completed.  Storefront and glazing work is ongoing as well as sprinkler work and miscellaneous steel work.  The elevator installation began … Continue reading

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