Monthly Archives: September 2011

Faculty & Staff Invited to Discuss “Achieving the Dream”

All employees are invited to participate in a series of presentations and conversations about ACC’s progress toward meeting the goals of the “Achieving the Dream” initiative when facilitators from program visit the college on Wednesday, … Continue reading

New Committees Keep Campuses Safe & Secure

Safety begins at home, as they say, or on campus thanks to a group of staff members dedicated to keeping ACC safe and accident-free. Campus Safety Committees will be launching in October at the South … Continue reading

ACC Training Students for In-Demand EMS Careers

KVUE – ACC Training Students for In-Demand EMS Careers

Employee Charitable Campaign Now Underway

Each year, the ACC community donates thousands of dollars to its neighbors in need. For only a few dollars a month, employees can make a big difference in the lives of others. Continue reading

ACC Enrollment Grows

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Enrollment Grows

Fundraiser for Wildfire Victims at Eastview Sep. 29

ACC’s Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education (TACHE) and the Texas Association of Black Personnel in Higher Education (TABPHE) employee groups are hosting a garage sale and silent auction to benefit victims of the … Continue reading

Latest SSI Data to be Presented at Faculty Coaches Event

Student performance data collected through ACC’s Student Success Initiative (SSI) will be presented at the third annual SSI Data Retreat on Friday, September 30. The event, “Faculty Leadership, Student Voices, and High Impact Practices,” will … Continue reading

Telephone Registration Discontinued, Online Registration Assistance Available

Click here to learn the benefits of online registration, and how to register for classes on the web. Continue reading

Culinary Arts Restaurants Serve Up Gourmet Delights, Invaluable Training

Craving a deep fried chocolate mini cupcake? Good news: Le’ Bistrette is now open for lunch on the Eastview Campus. The capstone classes for ACC’s Culinary Arts program, American Regional Cuisine (Le’Bistrette) and International Cuisine … Continue reading

Students in Service Volunteer Opportunity to Help Cover Tuition Costs

Earn a $1,175 tuition voucher and valuable teaching experience by volunteering to promote higher education in local public schools. Continue reading

El Centro Mural Depicts Local History

Five canvases are making their way across the Austin Community College District in the coming months, showcasing an integral part of Austin’s past – and providing a window to the future. The canvases are part … Continue reading

Grant Supports Student Volunteers in Local Schools

For the second consecutive year, ACC has been awarded a grant that provides tuition funds for students who volunteer in local public schools. The Texas Campus Compact Students in Service Award promotes access to higher … Continue reading

ACC Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

The Austin Community College District has earned the highest form of recognition for governmental accounting and financial reporting for the eighth consecutive year. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) … Continue reading

ACC Recognized for Excellence in Financial Reporting

The Austin Community College District has earned the highest form of recognition for governmental accounting and financial reporting for the eighth consecutive year. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) … Continue reading

City Seeks Ideas for Improving Airport Boulevard

With its recent purchases at Highland Mall, the Austin Community College District’s presence on the Airport Boulevard corridor is increasing. Now the ACC community is invited to share thoughts on how to make Airport Boulevard … Continue reading

New ACC President Brings Deep Experience to the Job

Austin American-Statesman – New ACC President Brings Deep Experience to the Job

ACC Students Participate in Service Learning Program

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Students Participate in Service Learning Program

Enrollment Numbers Up at ACC

KVUE – Enrollment Numbers Up at ACC

Updated ACC Campus Hours of Operation

Updated hours of operation at all ACC campuses for the fall semester and the spring 2012 semester can be viewed on the College Operations website.  Some hours of operation will change for the spring semester. … Continue reading

Shared Governance Review Council

The Shared Governance Review Council annually reviews the structure, functions, and membership of councils and committees for the purpose of recommending appropriate changes.  If you have any proposed changes, please submit them to sgrc@austincc.edu by … Continue reading

ACC Enrolls 45,100 Students in Fall 2011

Austin Community College District enrollment grew just over two percent to 45,100 this semester, with the addition of 1,000 students compared with last fall. The biggest growth occurred in Elgin ISD and Hays CISD, where … Continue reading

From Humvee to ACC: Annual Event Appreciates, Supports Veterans

ACC’s annual veterans appreciation and open house helped veterans find the support they need, Sept. 29 at Round Rock Campus. Continue reading

ACC Telephone Registration discontinued, effective September 22

The Austin Community College District online registration system has seen enormous growth in recent years, becoming the primary means for students to register and pay for classes. As a result, IT is turning down telephone … Continue reading

From Humvee to ACC: Annual Event Appreciates, Supports Veterans

ACC’s annual veterans appreciation and open house helped veterans find the support they need, Sept. 29 at Round Rock Campus. Continue reading

Faculty Workshops Offer Strategies for Developmental Ed

Don’t forget to join ACC President Dr. Richard Rhodes and staff from Adult and Developmental Education and Student Services as they discuss the latest developments in ACC’s commitment to helping students become college- and career-ready. … Continue reading

ACC Offers High-Demand Automotive Technology Training

KVUE – ACC Offers High-Demand Automotive Technology Training

Plan to Transfer? Attend Transfer Events, Sept. 23-Oct. 7

ACC students interested in transferring to a four-year university can obtain valuable information and guidance at a series of upcoming events featuring representatives from a number of schools. Fall transfer events kick off Friday, September … Continue reading

Events Offer Guidance for Successful Student Transfers

ACC students interested in transferring to a four-year university can obtain valuable information and guidance at a series of upcoming events featuring representatives from a number of schools. Fall transfer events kick off Friday, September … Continue reading

September Elgin Campus Update

On August 29, the Elgin Planning & Zoning Committee approved the conceptual plat. The hearing for the preliminary plat is scheduled for September 26, and the hearing for the final plat is scheduled for October … Continue reading

Students Tackle Tough Issues at Sept. 22 Constitution Debate

ACC students will tackle tough issues as they mark the 224th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution. The college’s fifth-annual Constitution Debate Day Celebration, set for September 22, is expected to draw 800 students. Continue reading

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