Monthly Archives: September 2012

ACC Students Participate in Renewable Energy Fair

YNN – ACC Students Participate in Renewable Energy Fair

Elgin Courier – ACC Elgin Campus Begins to Take Shape

Elgin Courier – ACC Elgin Campus Begins to Take Shape

ACC Partner Institution for Biotechnology Grant

Today’s Medical Developments – ACC Partner Institution for Biotechnology Grant

ACC Makes Early Moves for Expansion at Rio Grande Campus

Austin Business Journal – ACC Makes Early Moves for Expansion at Rio Grande Campus

Student-Run Restaurants Open for Business

ACC’s Culinary Arts Program is ready to take you on a journey around the world, with student-run restaurants that offer something for every tastebud. The fine dining restaurant Bistro 3158 is open Tuesday and Thursday … Continue reading

Students, Employees Invited to Observe Renowned Artist at Work Oct. 1

Renowned Southwest artist Amado Peña will visit ACC following his generous donation of artwork to the college. As part of an artist-in-residence event, Peña will set up a studio from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. … Continue reading

Music Professor Featured by Austin Civic Orchestra

Sharon Davis, an ACC associate music professor, was featured by the Austin Civic Orchestra during its first concert of the season. The September concert, entitled “This Land is Your Land,” featured the Texas premiere of … Continue reading

Today’s Training, Today’s Careers: Geographic Information Systems

Want a job that’s in demand in Central Texas? ACC is your source for affordable training that connects you to today’s careers – like geographic information systems. Continue reading

ACC Sponsors College Connection Kickoff at Blanco High School

Blanco County News – ACC Sponsors College Connection Kickoff at Blanco High School

ACC Developing Go-at-Your-Own-Pace Courses

Texas Tribune – ACC Developing Go-at-Your-Own-Pace Courses

ACC to Develop Innovative IT Courses through Grant

KEYE – ACC to Develop Innovative IT Courses through Grant

September 2012 – Hays Campus Update

The bidding phase of Hays Campus is complete. Flintco is midstream through the process of evaluating all the subcontractor bids and making recommendations to ACC for award of each scope of work. ACC has approved … Continue reading

ACC Lands $4.5M in Grants for Programming, Biotech, Nursing

Austin Business Journal – ACC Lands $4.5M in Grants for Programming, Biotech, Nursing

Hays CISD Looks Toward Growing ACC Partnership

Austin American-Statesman – Hays CISD Looks Toward Growing ACC Partnership

ACC Gets $4.5 Million to Develop Innovative Courses

The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded ACC more than $4.5 million in funding to formulate innovative learning models in the fields of computer programming, biotechnology, and nursing. ACC will implement the computer programming grant … Continue reading

ACC Gets Cash Infusion from Federal Government

KLBJ 590 AM – ACC Gets Cash Infusion from Federal Government

ACC to Design Innovative Learning Models with $4.5 Million in Department of Labor Grant Funds

The U.S. Department of Labor has awarded Austin Community College more than $4.5 million in funding in its most recent, highly competitive grant program for colleges and universities. Continue reading

ACC Partners to Produce Second Season of News for Deaf, Hearing Community

If you sit across from Tamara Suiter-Ocuto in ACC’s television production studio, prepare for some tough questions. In return, Suiter-Ocuto gets thoughtful responses – exactly what her audience wants. Suiter-Ocuto is the host of ACCESS … Continue reading

A Riverbat Graduates: 6 Questions for Dallas Diaz

ACC Riverbat Dallas Diaz has applied to graduate this fall, and she plans to participate in the college’s first-ever December commencement ceremony. Continue reading

Vehicle Sharer Zipcar Expands to ACC's Rio Grande Campus

Community Impact – Vehicle Sharer Zipcar Expands to ACC’s Rio Grande Campus

ACC and Partners Awarded Grant for IT Instruction

South Florida Business Journal – ACC and Partners Awarded Grant for IT Instruction

ACC Partner in Grant to Innovate Instruction in Information Technology

Dayton Business Journal – ACC Partner in Grant to Innovate Instruction in Information Technology

ACC, Zipcar Partner for Car Sharing at Rio Grande Campus

Austin Business Journal – ACC, Zipcar Partner for Car Sharing at Rio Grande Campus

ACC Participates in Green Living Event in Fredericksburg

Johnson City Record Courier – ACC Participates in Green Living Event in Fredericksburg

Tee Up for Annual Golf Scramble Oct. 5

It’s time to get swinging in support of ACC’s Student Emergency Fund. Continue reading

ACC Professor Shares Expertise at Tejano Summit

Rio Grande Guardian – ACC Professor Shares Expertise at Tejano Summit

ACC Partners with Zipcar to Offer Car Sharing at Rio Grande Campus

Austin Community College is launching a partnership with Zipcar Inc. to provide car sharing services at Rio Grande Campus. It is among a number of college initiatives to promote sustainable transportation options. “Rio Grande’s downtown … Continue reading

ACC Course Provides Jump Start for Musician's Career

KUT – ACC Course Provides Jump Start for Musician’s Career

ACC Partners with Colleges for Grant to Innovate IT Instruction

WDTN – ACC Partners with Colleges for Grant to Innovate IT Instruction

ACC Offers Sustainable Transportation Options to Students, Employees

Looking for a greener way to get to campus? Austin Community College has developed eco-friendly transportation solutions as part of the college’s commitment to sustainable practices. “We are a commuter college, so this is a … Continue reading

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