Monthly Archives: November 2013

ACC Hays Campus Nears Completion

Hays Free Press – ACC Hays Campus Nears Completion

ACC Biotech Program Highlighted by National Science Foundation

BioNews Texas – ACC Biotech Program Highlighted by National Science Foundation

Lift-Off Success: Web Redesign Project Moves to Phase II

After weeks of preparation for the changeover, ACC successfully launched its redesigned website on Nov. 11. “Given the scope of the project and the number of webpages involved, the switch went smoothly,” says Web Administrator … Continue reading

HR Sessions Address Health Benefits Eligibility for Adjunct Faculty

ACC’s Human Resources department will visit campuses Nov. 25 and Nov. 26 to present information and answer questions about the Affordable Care Act and benefits eligibility requirements for adjunct faculty as defined by the Teacher … Continue reading

ACC Monitoring Weather; Campuses on Normal Schedule

All ACC campuses and centers will operate on a normal schedule Monday, Nov. 25. The college will continue to monitor the weather and provide updates on the ACC website and via Facebook and Twitter if … Continue reading

ACC Offers Programs, Services for Veterans

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Offers Programs, Services for Veterans (subscription required)

Community Impact – ACC Hays Classes Begin Jan. 13

Community Impact – ACC Hays Classes Begin Jan. 13

ACC Marks 40th Anniversary

Community Impact – ACC Marks 40th Anniversary

Professor Sam Coronado: In Memoriam

Austin Chronicle – Professor Sam Coronado: In Memoriam

Stay Informed: Follow ACC on Social Media

You likely know that ACC posts news and photos on Facebook, Twitter, and other popular social media platforms, but did you know that some 50 instructional departments, offices, and programs also are using social media … Continue reading

Meet Affordable Healthcare Act Representatives on Campus

Affordable Care Act representatives will be visiting ACC campuses to help people get information and enrollment assistance. Daytime and evening events are scheduled; see below for the schedule through the end of the year. This … Continue reading

College Hosts Filmmaker for Special Screening

Austin American-Statesman – College Hosts Filmmaker for Special Screening (subscription required to see ACC reference)

Community College Program Trains Biotech Workforce

National Science Foundation – Community College Program Trains Biotech Workforce

ACC Puts Finishing Touches on Hays Campus; Student Registration Open

Major construction work is complete for the new Austin Community College Hays Campus, set to open in January. It is the first community college campus in Hays County and is expected to enroll nearly 1,000 … Continue reading

ACC Hosts Hip-Hop Artist Garcia at Nov. 21 Film Screening

Austin Community College will host a screening of the documentary “Coming Home” and a panel discussion featuring Garcia, a Miami hip-hop artist and filmmaker. The screening will be Thursday, Nov. 21, at 7 p.m. at … Continue reading

Applications Due for Huston-Tillotson Transfer Collaborative

The Historically Black Colleges and Universities-Community College Collaborative is now accepting applications from students interested in participating in a program designed to facilitate transferring into Huston-Tillotson University. Participants receive immediate access to Huston-Tillotson, a four-year … Continue reading

ACC, AISD Partnership Gives Students Jump Start on College

Austin American-Statesman – ACC, AISD Partnership Gives Students Jump Start on College (subscription required)

College Participates in San Marcos Career Conference

San Marcos Daily Record – College Participates in San Marcos Career Conference

Walmart Foundation Awards ACC Grant for Veteran Career Training

Cedar Park-Leander Statesman – Walmart Foundation Awards ACC Grant for Veteran Career Training

Culinary Students Work with Renowned Chef

Austin American-Statesman – Culinary Students Work with Renowned Chef (subscription required)

Going Above & Beyond: Annual Leadership Award Nominations Due Dec. 2

Each year the ACC Leadership Awards recognize individuals in various employment categories for their outstanding leadership and commitment to going above and beyond on behalf of their department or the college. Nominations for the 2014 … Continue reading

Hays Free Press – Enrollment Open for ACC Hays Campus

Hays Free Press – Enrollment Open for ACC Hays Campus

ACC Culinary Arts Students Travel to New York to Work with Renowned Chef

Two ACC Culinary Arts students recently had the opportunity to work with a renowned pastry chef at an event for the James Beard Foundation (JBF) in New York City. JBF is a nonprofit organization that … Continue reading

ACC Takes Part in San Marcos Jobs Event

Austin American-Statesman – ACC Takes Part in San Marcos Jobs Event (subscription required)

Jazz Ensemble Performs Flood Relief Benefit Concert

Austin American-Statesman – Jazz Ensemble Performs Flood Relief Benefit Concert (subscription required)

ACC Signs Agreement with Aarhus Business College

Austin Community College is partnering with Aarhus Business College in Denmark to expand international learning opportunities for ACC students and faculty. The colleges signed an agreement Nov. 13 reflecting the partnership. “Growing ACC’s international relationships … Continue reading

Need a Parking Permit? Now You Can Purchase Online

Austin Community College now offers students and employees the convenience of purchasing annual parking permits online. Simply log on to the online transportation system to order parking permits, green car tags, carpool tags, or find … Continue reading

College Mourns Loss of Artist, Professor

Austin American-Statesman – College Mourns Loss of Artist, Professor (subscription required)

Jazz Ensemble Hosts Concert to Benefit Austin Flood Relief

The Austin Community College Jazz Ensemble is teaming with Grammy-winning guitarist Redd Volkaert and vocalist Stacy Seals for a concert to benefit Austin flood relief efforts. The show is set for Thursday, Nov. 14, from … Continue reading

Peace & Conflict Studies Hosts Nov. 15 Film Screening

ACC’s Peace & Conflict Studies Program is hosting the second event in a year-long  film series focusing on global conflicts and struggles. “Granito: How to Nail a Dictator” will be screened at 6 p.m. … Continue reading

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