Monthly Archives: July 2014

ACC accepting applications for nonprofit-leadership program

The Center for Community Based & Nonprofit Organizations (CCBNO) at Austin Community College is accepting applications for its nonprofit leadership and management program. Classes begin in September. The Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership and Management program … Continue reading

ACC students fly in NASA program

KLBJ 590 AM – ACC students fly in NASA program (listen to audio)

Congrats to June Bravo award recipients

ACC congratulates the following recipients of the June Riverbats Bravo award. Nominated by their colleagues, Riverbats Bravo award recipients are eligible for the Riverbats Excellence award given each semester to one employee from each campus. … Continue reading

Interested in a music career? Check out ACC

KXAN – Interested in a music career? Check out ACC

Rackspace to move 570 employees into ACC Highland

Silicon Hills – Rackspace to move 570 employees into ACC Highland

RTF Department Hosts Screening of Student Work July 16 & 17

ACC’s Radio-Television-Film Department invites the college and community to Establishing Shots, a special screening of students’ digital film and video projects, July 16 & 17 at Northridge Campus (11928 Stonehollow Dr.). The screenings will showcase … Continue reading

Rackspace pushing expansion to ACC Highland

Houston Chronicle – Rackspace pushing expansion to ACC Highland

Rackspace to move 570 employees to ACC Highland

Time Warner Cable News – Rackspace to move 570 employees to ACC Highland

Students of color participate in conversation on achieving success

The Texas Tribune – Students of color participate in conversation on achieving success

ACC and Rackspace plan to make Highland Mall Austin's next tech hub

CultureMap Austin – ACC and Rackspace plan to make Highland Mall Austin’s next tech hub

San Antonio Express-News – Rackspace pushing Austin expansion through ACC partnership

San Antonio Express-News – Rackspace pushing Austin expansion through ACC partnership

ESOL courses opening doors for internationals in Central Texas

For Cristina Hernandez, the path to American citizenship led through Austin Community College. “My English classes changed my life by making everything easier,” says Hernandez. “I understand what I couldn’t before.” Hernandez came to the … Continue reading

Explore ways to engage students at upcoming faculty workshops

A few seats remain at three upcoming faculty workshops addressing strategies and approaches for communicating and interacting with students. The July 18 and July 25 sessions are offered through the Student Success Intervention Model grant. … Continue reading

ACC board approves Green Pass fee

The Austin Community College Board of Trustees has approved a $25 per semester Green Pass user fee to offset rising transit service costs. A Green Pass allows free rides on Capital Metro bus and rail … Continue reading

ACC organiza talleres sobre la producción de música para estudiantes de preparatoria

Los alumnos aprenderán lo básico de la industria y producirán una demo AUSTIN, Texas (9 de Julio, 2014) – El Departamento de Comercio de Música, Función y Tecnologí­a (MBPT) llevará a cabo talleres de verano … Continue reading

Rackspace upgrading its Austin operations at ACC Highland

San Antonio Business Journal – Rackspace upgrading its Austin operations at ACC Highland

ACC Hosts Music Production Workshops for High School Students

Austin Community College’s Music Business, Performance, and Technology (MBPT) Department will host summer workshops for high school students, offering hands-on experience in the music and sound production business. Students will learn about the industry, take … Continue reading

Rackspace headed to ACC Highland campus

Austin American-Statesman – Rackspace headed to ACC Highland campus (subscription required)

Rackspace looks to ACC Highland for expansion

KXAN – Rackspace looks to ACC Highland for expansion

ACC and Rackspace to partner at Highland campus

KVUE – ACC and Rackspace to partner at Highland campus

Rackspace bound for Austin Community College’s Highland campus

Austin American-Statesman – Rackspace bound for Austin Community College’s Highland campus

Rackspace to shift 570 employees to ACC's Highland Mall campus

Austin Business Journal – Rackspace to shift 570 employees to ACC’s Highland Mall campus

ACC Highland to lease old Dillard's store to Rackspace

KLBJ 590 AM – ACC Highland to lease old Dillard’s store to Rackspace

ACC to partner with Rackspace at Highland

KUT – Â ACC to partner with Rackspace at Highland (listen to audio)

ACC to potentially partner with tech company at old Highland Mall

Community Impact – ACC to potentially partner with tech company at old Highland Mall

ACC and Rackspace to partner at Highland

Austin Community College is preparing to bring a new public-private partnership to ACC Highland, formerly known as Highland Mall. The ACC Board of Trustees authorized the college to move forward with negotiating a multi-party agreement … Continue reading

Rio Grande Campus Testing Center closed until further notice

The Rio Grande Campus Testing Center is closed for maintenance. Until further notice, students should plan on testing at other locations. See Testing Center hours and locations.

Student perseveres through surgeries and challenges

KVUE – Student perseveres through surgeries and challenges

ACC Hosts Free Women’s Conference July 19

Austin Community College will host the 10th annual Women’s Health, Motivation, and Empowerment Conference Saturday, July 19, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Eastview Campus (3401 Webberville Rd., Building 8000, Rm. 8500). The free … Continue reading

Summertime activities? ACC’s Wellness Program can keep you healthy

Summer means time off for many: The college wants faculty and staff to stay healthy even when they’re away from campus. “It’s great that people want to be more active in the summer – they … Continue reading

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