Monthly Archives: September 2010

UT Advising Marketplace Offers Transfer Info to Future Longhorns Friday, Sept. 24

Students interested in transferring to the University of Texas at Austin are invited to the ACC-UT Advising Marketplace Friday, Sept. 24, at ACC’s Eastview Campus (3401 Webberville Rd.). The event runs 11 a.m. to 1 … Continue reading

Meet ACC at Your College Fair

The ACC District is attending college fairs scheduled around Central Texas between September 22 and October 2. The Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers sponsors the events for high school and college-age students … Continue reading

ACC Student from Bastrop Running from Boston to Austin for Charity

An ACC student who is running from Boston to Austin for charity is nearing New York City, the first major stop on his 2,000-mile journey. Rusty Tolliver, a Bastrop native, trained for his adventure by … Continue reading

ACC Enrollment Sets New Record with 44,000+ Credit Students

Austin Community College District enrollment continues to rise, breaking another record this semester. Data show an additional 3,852 credit students this fall – up to 44,100, compared with 40,248 in fall 2009. That’s an increase … Continue reading

ACC Holds Mascot Tryouts

KEYE – ACC Holds Mascot Tryouts

ACC Student Running from Boston to Austin

Austin American-Statesman/Austin360.com – ACC Student Running from Boston to Austin

Founding Father Joins ACC Students for Annual Constitution Day Debate

Wednesday, September 22, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. | Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Rd. To commemorate the 223rd birthday of the U.S. Constitution, Benjamin Franklin himself will give the keynote address at ACC’s Constitution … Continue reading

Calling All Riverbats: ACC to Host Mascot Tryouts

The Austin Community College District is ready to bring its new Riverbat mascot to life. ACC will host mascot tryouts Saturday, Sept. 18, beginning 9:30 a.m. at Riverside Campus (1020 Grove Blvd., Building G, Room … Continue reading

ACC Celebrates Diez y Seis

FOX 7 – ACC Celebrates Diez y Seis

ACC Increases Senior/Disabled Tax Exemption

Bastrop Advertiser – ACC Increases Senior/Disabled Tax Exemption

ACC to Host Mascot Tryouts

KXAN – ACC to Host Mascot Tryouts

Video Game Publisher Funds Veterans Scholarships

The Call of Duty Endowment (CODE) has donated $50,000 to the Austin Community College Foundation for scholarships benefiting veteran students. The ACC Foundation will award $10,000 in scholarships annually through 2014, with four students selected … Continue reading

Grand Opening Set at Hill Country University Center

San Antonio Express-News – Grand Opening Set at Hill Country University

Aging Population Holds Demand for Surgical Technicians Steady

Community College Times – Aging Population Holds Demand for Surgical Technicians Steady

Budgeting for the ‘Big Five’ Tax Hikes

KXAN-TV – Budgeting for the ‘Big Five’ Tax Hikes

Suit Seeks Injunction Against Councilmembers Supporting ACC Measure

San Marcos Local News – Suit Seeks Injunction Against Councilmembers Supporting ACC Measure

Bastrop Taxpayers File Ethics Complaint About ACC Annexation

Austin Business Journal – Bastrop Taxpayers File Ethics Complaint About ACC Annexation

ACC Celebrates Diez y Seis at Riverside

Noon – 1 p.m. Thursday, September 16 | ACC’s Riverside Campus, 1020 Grove Blvd. The Austin Community College District invites you to celebrate Diez y Seis at the Riverside Campus on Thursday, September 16. The … Continue reading

ACC Takes Part in Education Fair in San Marcos

San Marcos Local News – ACC Takes Part in Education Fair in San Marcos

Bastrop Residents Consider Joining ACC District

Bastrop Advertiser – Bastrop Residents Consider Joining ACC District

Narvaiz, Porterfield Say Lawsuit is ‘Pure Politics’

San Marcos News – Narvaiz, Porterfield Say Lawsuit Is ‘Pure Politics’

Austin Community College Elevates Tax Break for Seniors

Austin Business Journal – Austin Community College Elevates Tax Break for Seniors

Constitution Day Art Exhibit Challenges Thinking

Reception Set for 6-8 p.m. September 17 The Austin Community College District is marking Constitution Day with its third annual Constitution Day Art Exhibit, which opens Monday, September 13 and runs through October 14. The … Continue reading

Average ACC Tax Bill to Decrease

Austin American-Statesman – Average ACC Tax Bill to Decrease

ACC Elevates Tax Breaks for Seniors, Homeowners with Disabilities

Austin Business Journal – ACC Elevates Tax Breaks for Seniors, Homeowners with Disabilities

Group files suit to keep San Marcos mayor, council member from using city resources to tout ACC proposal

Austin-American Statesman – Group files suit to keep San Marcos mayor, council member from using city resources to tout ACC proposal

ACC Mobile Go Center gives Elgin access to college information

Elgin Courier -Â ACC Mobile Go Center gives Elgin access to college information

Sign Up Now for Saturday Orientation Session

Two hundred spots are available this Saturday for students needing to complete new student orientation. Saturday’s orientation session will be 10 a.m. to noon at Eastview Campus (Multipurpose Room 8500). Students can sign up online … Continue reading

ACC Board Increases Tax Exemption for Senior Citizens, Homeowners with Disabilities

The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees voted Tuesday night to increase the property tax exemption for senior citizens and homeowners with disabilities. The board set the exemption at $115,000 – up from $105,000 … Continue reading

Fairs & Events Offer Valuable Transfer Info

UPDATE: See list of university recruiters coming to the fairs Students interested in transferring to a four-year university have several upcoming opportunities to get advice from the experts when it comes to planning a successful … Continue reading

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