Monthly Archives: January 2010

President’s Announcements

YAK ‘N SACK The February 4th Yak ‘n Sack at the Pinnacle Campus has been moved to Thursday, March 11th at Noon.  Please visit http://www.austincc.edu/pres/yak.php for a complete listing of all campus visits. SPRING 2010 … Continue reading

Interested in Politics? Attend Special Student Event on Wednesday, Feb. 3

The Center for Student Political Studies is hosting a special event on Wednesday, February 3 to highlight the importance of political engagement and civic involvement. Texas State Representative Diana Maldonado (D – Round Rock), former … Continue reading

Learn Transfer Essentials at academy kickoff events

The ACC Transfer Academy is kicking off the spring semester with a series of advisory sessions designed to prepare students for transfer to a four-year university. Titled “Transfer Essentials,” the 1½-hour sessions will help university-bound … Continue reading

Surgical Technology Professor Brings Hope with a Smile

Her next medical mission is scheduled for February After walking alone through jungle and hilly terrain for several days, a teen-age girl found the Americans she was seeking at the military hospital in San Salvador. … Continue reading

ACC History Professor Helps Lead Charge for Tejano Statue at the State Capitol

Austin American-Statesman – ACC History Professor Helps Lead Charge for Tejano Statue at the State Capitol

South Austin Campus Testing Center Closed Saturday, January 30 for Repairs

The South Austin Campus Academic Testing Center will be closed this Saturday, January 30, for HVAC repair. The Testing Center will reopen on Sunday, January 31 at noon and resume regular operating hours. The Center’s … Continue reading

Spring 2010 Pinnacle Campus Shuttle Information

ACC operates a shuttle service at the Pinnacle Campus to ease parking congestion due to recent enrollment growth that exceeded expectations. Spring 2010 shuttle service is underway and will continue through May 13. Shuttles run … Continue reading

Noyce Scholarships Offer $31,000 Toward College

Austin Community College and St. Edward’s University have partnered to bring the Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program to Central Texas. The Noyce Scholarships, funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), are aimed at encouraging talented … Continue reading

ACC Geology Professor Offers Insight into Earthquake in Haiti

AllVoices.com – ACC Geology Professor Offers Insight into Earthquake in Haiti

State Agency Grants ACC’s Green Corridor Collaborative $380,000 Grant

Austin Business Journal – State Agency Grants ACC’s Green Corridor Collaborative $380,000 Grant

ACC Geology Professor Interviewed about Aftershock in Haiti

KXAN – ACC Geology Professor Interviewed about Aftershock in Haiti

January 2010 OIE Newsletter

We hope you will find useful information in this issue of the OIEA newsletter. Our web site is located at http://www.austincc.edu/oiepub.  At the top of the side bar, you will find a What’s New? link … Continue reading

THE HR CONNECTION

Employment We are delighted to welcome this ACC Employee who started January 4th and January 11th! Name Position Campus Vincent Branch Grounds Keeper RVS Amber Buck Assistant II, Administrative EVC Steven Burgess Assistant, Testing NRG … Continue reading

ACC Ready for Next Growth Spurt

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Ready for Next Growth Spurt

Calls to help Haiti

By now you have probably heard about the devastating events unfolding in Haiti, arising from a magnitude 7.0 earthquake on January 12. The epicenter of the quake was approximately 10 miles from Port-au-Prince, the capital … Continue reading

ACC Student Learns Family is Okay After Earthquake in Haiti

KEYE TV – ACC Student Learns Family is Okay After Earthquake in Haiti

ACC Employee Waits to Hear from Family in Haiti After Earthquake

FOX 7 – ACC Employee Waits to Hear from Family in Haiti After Earthquake

ACC Geology Professor Interviewed about Earthquake in Haiti

KUT – ACC Geology Professor Interviewed about Earthquake in Haiti

The President’s Announcements

DRAFT ACC FY11 AND FY 12 ACADEMIC CALENDARS The Academic Calendar Committee met and developed the attached DRAFT ACC Academic Calendar for FY11 (2010-11) and a tentative ACC Academic Calendar for FY12 (2011-12).  All suggestions, … Continue reading

ACC Recognized for Excellence in Accounting & Financial Reporting

The Austin Community College District is again being recognized for its excellence in accounting and financial reporting. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) awarded ACC the Certificate of Achievement … Continue reading

ACC’s Green Corridor Collaborative Wins Million Dollar Grant

The Austin Community College District’s Green Corridor Collaborative recently won a $1.13 million stimulus grant to develop curriculum in emerging green economy fields. The Collaborative is made up of ACC, the Dallas County Community College … Continue reading

ACC’s Green Corridor Collaborative Wins Million Dollar Grant

The Austin Community College District’s Green Corridor Collaborative recently won a $1.13 million stimulus grant to develop curriculum in emerging green economy fields. The Collaborative is made up of ACC, the Dallas County Community College … Continue reading

ACC to hire 100 new faculty and staff positions

Round Rock Leader – ACC to hire 100 new faculty and staff positions

ACC students participate in a NASA simulated, zero-gravity program

Austin Business Journal – ACC students participate in a NASA simulated, zero-gravity program

Back to Top