Monthly Archives: August 2010

ACC Board Selects Consultant for Presidential Search

The Austin Community College District is moving forward with its search for a new president, selecting a consulting firm to assist with the process. Dr. Stephen B. Kinslow will retire in 2011 after 34 years … Continue reading

ACC Round Rock Open and at Capacity

Round Rock Leader – ACC Round Rock Open and at Capacity

ACC Community Unites For Student Success

SSI Participation to Grow for Upcoming Academic Year Austin Community College faculty and staff are on a mission. Their objective is student success. “When I entered ACC in 1977, our goal was access,” says Dr. … Continue reading

Q&A with Faculty Coach: Dr. Samuel Echevarria-Cruz

Dr. Samuel Echevarria-Cruz is an associate professor of sociology, having served five years as an adjunct professor. Echevarria-Cruz holds a Ph.D. in sociology from the University of Texas at Austin and has held research positions … Continue reading

Q&A with Faculty Coach: Dr. Katherine Staples

English Professor Katherine Staples, Ph.D., has been teaching at ACC for 33 years. She founded the Technical Communications Program in 1984 and served as chair until 2001. Staples received the Jay Gould Award from the … Continue reading

Residents Explore Higher Education Options in Bastrop County

Bastrop Advertiser – Residents Explore Higher Education Options in Bastrop County

ACC Board Calls for Five Annexation Elections

Texas Government Insider – ACC Board Calls for Five Annexation Elections

President Obama Stresses Importance of Community Colleges in Visit to Austin

Community Impact – President Obama Stresses Importance of Community Colleges in Visit to Austin

ACC Board Selects Firm to Assist with Search for New President

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Board Selects Firm to Assist with Search for New President

Round Rock and ACC Make Good Partners

Round Rock Leader – Round Rock and ACC Make Good Partners

ACC Nursing Program Among Those to Benefit from “Healthy Futures” Initiative

Round Rock Leader – ACC Nursing Program Among Those to Benefit from “Healthy Futures” Initiative

ACC Marks Opening of Round Rock Campus

KVUE – ACC Marks Opening of Round Rock Campus

ACC Dedicates State-of-the-Art Round Rock Campus

News 8 Austin – ACC Dedicates State-of-the-Art Round Rock Campus

THE HR CONNECTION

Employment Donnie Owens–Assistant, Student Life –PIN Matthew Johnston–Assistant, Testing–RGC Donald Thurman–Assistant Senior Lab–RRC Gayle Gallaher–Assistant III, Administrative–HBC William Ferguson–Technician Lab–NRG Monica Bradford–Assistant, Child Care–EVC Stephanie Martin–Technician, Lab — RVS Lisa White –Assistant III, Administrative–RRC Stephanie Hogan–Specialist, Special … Continue reading

Drive a “Green” Car? Park Close at ACC

An eco-friendly car will lessen your carbon footprint and get you farther on a gallon of gas, but did you know it can also get you a better parking space at ACC? If you drive … Continue reading

ACC Opens New Round Rock Campus

Round Rock Leader – ACC Opens New Round Rock Campus; corrected information from Round Rock Leader

Hays County Helps Fund Greater San Marcos Plan, Which Calls for ACC Campus

San Marcos Local News – Hays County Helps Fund Greater San Marcos Plan, Which Calls for ACC Campus

Booming in the Bust

Austin Chronicle – Booming in the Bust

ACC Extends Reach with Mobile Go Center

News 8 Austin – ACC Extends Reach with Mobile Go Center

ACC Courses Available to High School Students

Johnson City Record Courier – ACC Courses Available to High School Students

Number of Gaming Industry Degrees Rises 20%

Austin Business Journal – Number of Gaming Industry Degrees Rises 20%

ACC Among Schools Offering Game Development Studies

Dallas Morning News – ACC Among Schools Offering Game Development Studies

ACC Partners with Other Institutions at Hill Country University Center

News 8 Austin – ACC Partners with Other Institutions of Higher Education at Hill Country University Center in Fredericksburg

ACC Board Calls for Annexation Elections

San Marcos Mercury – ACC Board Calls for Annexation Elections

August 2010 OIEA 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

ACC Opens New Round Rock Campus

ACC opened its new Round Rock Campus Monday, August 23. ACC Round Rock offers university transfer degrees and core curriculum coureses, workforce programs, and student support services. Check out the Austin American-Statesman’s article on the … Continue reading

ACC Opens New Round Rock Campus

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Opens New Round Rock Campus

ACC Board Calls for Annexation Elections

The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees officially called for annexation elections in five Central Texas communities Friday, August 20. Voters will go to the polls November 2 in Bastrop ISD, Elgin ISD, McDade … Continue reading

President’s Announcements

DATATEL ACCESS Next week will be a peak period for activity on all of ACC’s systems.  The first day of classes, Monday, August 23 is the day ACC computer systems will see their maximum usage … Continue reading

New Student Orientation Information

Students new to ACC with zero credit hours must attend The Orientation Program (TOP). Two sessions are still available at Eastview Campus (3401 Webberville Rd.) in the Multipurpose Hall (Room 8500): Friday, Aug. 20, 11 … Continue reading

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