Monthly Archives: March 2013

ACC 1-on-1 Encourages Students to Return to School

Austin American-Statesman – ACC 1-on-1 Encourages Students to Return to School

March 2013 – Hays Campus Update

Construction is moving along with greater momentum now. The project is about 30 percent complete. There are now more than 100 workers on-site every day, representing 13 subcontractors. The structural steel building frame is fully … Continue reading

HR Connection: Elgin Campus Openings, Tuition Reimbursement, and More

Elgin Campus Positions and Hiring Schedule The Elgin Campus job openings and hiring schedule are posted online. You can apply online as jobs are advertised. For questions, contact Erica Breedlove. Tuition Waivers and Reimbursement Requests … Continue reading

NUA Chief to Discuss Expectations and Student Achievement

Dr. Eric Cooper, president and founder of the National Urban Alliance for Effective Education (NUA), will discuss “The Role of Belief, Hope, Determination & Confidence In Student Achievement” as part of a spring faculty development … Continue reading

Learn about ACC — TAMU-CT Pathway at Upcoming Workshop

Advisors and counselors, faculty, and administrators are invited to meet with colleagues from ACC’s university partner, Texas A&M University-Central Texas (TAMU-CT), on Friday, April 12, from 8:30 a.m. – noon at the Round Rock Campus. … Continue reading

Earning A’s: Faculty and Staff Activities, Accomplishments, and Accolades

This regular feature recognizes the activities and honors received by ACC faculty and staff. To submit news or suggestions, see the contact information below. Sharing Expertise English Professor Diane Whitley-Bogard will be sharing research completed … Continue reading

Helping Students Face College Fears ‘1-on-1’

ACC 1-on-1, the college’s new advising initiative, is gaining momentum as it helps students navigate the college planning process. The program allows current, former, and prospective students – including those who have yet to apply … Continue reading

ACC Congratulates Winners of Teaching, Leadership, NISOD Awards

The college congratulates the recipients of the following annual awards recognizing excellence in teaching and leadership. “We are fortunate to have such accomplished and dedicated professionals within our ACC community,” says ACC President/CEO Dr. Richard … Continue reading

FOX 7 – Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for ACC Expansion

FOX 7 – Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for ACC Expansion

KXAN – ACC Begins Highland Mall Transformation

KXAN – ACC Begins Highland Mall Transformation

Community Impact – ACC Breaks Ground on Campus at Highland Mall

Community Impact – ACC Breaks Ground on Campus at Highland Mall

ACC Breaks Ground at Highland

Austin Chronicle – ACC Breaks Ground at Highland

ACC Breaks Ground at Highland Mall

KUT – ACC Breaks Ground at Highland Mall

ACC Goes 1-on-1 to Boost Graduations

KXAN – ACC Goes 1-on-1 to Boost Graduations

Something Exciting is Starting Here: ACC Highland Groundbreaking

Something exciting is starting at Highland Mall – the first phase of renovations by Austin Community College. Continue reading

KVUE – Groundbreaking on ACC Highland Mall Campus

KVUE – Groundbreaking on ACC Highland Mall Campus

ACC Breaks Ground on First Highland Mall Renovation

Austin Community College is breaking ground on the first phase of renovations at Highland Mall. The project will transform the vacant J.C. Penney store into a state-of-the-art learning environment. The college and community will celebrate … Continue reading

Apply Now for 2013-14 ACC Foundation Scholarships

Students planning to attend ACC for the 2013-14 academic year are encouraged to apply now for scholarships through the ACC Foundation. The deadline to apply is May 1. To be considered for scholarships, students must … Continue reading

ACC Presents Carnival ah! Arts & Humanities Festival, April 3-4

Experience the best of arts and humanities at Austin Community College’s 5th annual Carnival ah! Continue reading

ACC Professor Selected to Lead State Association

Austin Community College professor of English David Lydic will take office April 1 as state president-elect of the Texas Community College Teachers Association. Comprised of professionals from every teaching discipline, as well as counselors, librarians, … Continue reading

Now Showing: Austin Playhouse Offers Discounts to “Lady Windermere’s Fan”

Austin Playhouse, currently performing at Highland Mall, is offering ACC employees and students discounted tickets to its production of “Lady Windermere’s Fan” through April 7. Performances of the Oscar Wilde comic thriller are Thursday – … Continue reading

Austin Business Journal – ACC to Start Highland Mall Remodel

Austin Business Journal – ACC to Start Highland Mall Remodel

Round Rock Campus Hosts Star-Watching Party

Austin American-Statesman – Round Rock Campus Hosts Star-Watching Party

View the Night Sky at ACC Star Party, March 22 at Round Rock Campus

ACC is hosting its last star party of the spring semester Friday, March 22 – giving the college and community an opportunity to view the wonders of the sky from the Round Rock Campus observation … Continue reading

Bravo Award Recipients Go the Extra Mile

Congratulations to the following Riverbats Bravo award recipients for February. Nominated by their colleagues, Riverbats Bravo award recipients will be eligible for the Riverbats Excellence award given each semester to one employee from each campus. … Continue reading

ACC 1-on-1 Early Advising Program Launches

Austin Community College is launching ACC 1-on-1, a new program that gives current, former, and prospective students access to personalized advising before the rush of registration season. From March 19 through April 19, individuals can … Continue reading

Jazz Ensemble Hosts Benefit Concert for Dell Children’s Medical Center

The Austin Community College Jazz Ensemble is teaming with Grammy-winning guitarist Redd Volkaert and vocalist Dayne Otto for a concert to benefit a surgical mission team from Dell Children’s Medical Center. The show is set … Continue reading

Jazz Ensemble Hosts Benefit Concert for Dell Children’s Medical Center

The Austin Community College Jazz Ensemble is teaming with Grammy-winning guitarist Redd Volkaert and vocalist Dayne Otto for a concert to benefit a surgical mission team from Dell Children’s Medical Center. The show is set … Continue reading

Get Help Planning Your Future with ACC 1-on-1

Get personalized advising before the rush of registration season begins. Continue reading

Celebrate ACC Highland Groundbreaking March 27

ACC will host a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday, March 27, to mark the beginning of the renovation of Highland Mall. Continue reading

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