Monthly Archives: August 2017

ACC closes in observance of Labor Day

The Austin Community College District (ACC) will close in observance of Labor Day Monday, September 4. Student support offices on campus also will be closed Saturday and Sunday, September 2-3. Classes and other events scheduled … Continue reading

ACC signs articulation agreement with Texas Lutheran University

The Austin Community College District (ACC) is pleased to announce a new partnership with Texas Lutheran University (TLU) in Seguin. Presidents Dr. Richard Rhodes and Dr. Stuart Dorsey signed an articulation agreement Monday afternoon, August … Continue reading

ACC Jazz Ensemble to join Redd Volkaert for benefit concert

The Austin Community College (ACC) Jazz Ensemble is teaming with Grammy-winning guitarist Redd Volkaert to offer a benefit concert, saluting a shared passion for the music of Patsy Cline and Hank Williams. The concert is … Continue reading

ACC honors Hispanic Heritage at Díez y Seis celebration

Austin Community College (ACC) celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with its 10th annual Díez y Seis event Thursday, September 14, from noon to 1 p.m. at Riverside Campus (1020 Grove Blvd.). Longtime state legislator Gonzalo Barrientos, … Continue reading

Apple and ACC launch new app development program

Austin Community College (ACC) launches a new app development program in partnership with Apple for students who want to pursue careers in the fast-growing app economy. The program features Swift curriculum, one of the world’s … Continue reading

Officials: Property Tax Notification

Dear ACC Taxpayers, The District remains grateful to the community for its continued support and remains committed to delivering an exceptional return on investment. ACC provides affordable higher education and training for more than 74,000 … Continue reading

ACC celebrates PRIDE week August 21-26

Note: The PRIDE Parade has been rescheduled to Saturday, Sept. 30 due to inclement weather. The Austin Community College District (ACC) joins the City of Austin and PRIDE Austin at the 27th annual Austin PRIDE … Continue reading

ACC’s Rio Grande Campus to be updated

KLBJ AM: ACC’s Rio Grande Campus to be updated The Austin Community College District celebrated the groundbreaking for renovations at its Rio Grande Campus today. Scheduled to open in late 2019, plans feature: •    Expanded … Continue reading

As Austin Community College begins Rio Grande campus renovations, Austin High School alumni reflect on years of tradition

Community Impact: As Austin Community College begins Rio Grande campus renovations, Austin High School alumni reflect on years of tradition Scott Sayers remembers his first year at the former downtown Austin High School campus like it … Continue reading

ACC kicks off historical groundbreaking at Rio Grande Campus

More than 100 years after the Rio Grande Campus first opened its doors, Austin Community College broke ground Thursday, August 10, on state-of-the-art renovations and historical preservation to the main building. “We’re preserving the history … Continue reading

El capítulo de TACHE en ACC otorga 20 becas estudiantiles

Por el tercer año consecutivo, la Asociación de Chicanos en la Educación Superior de Texas (TACHE) – capítulo de Austin Community College College otorgó becas para ayudar a los estudiantes de ascendencia latina a lograr … Continue reading

ACC TACHE chapter awards 20 student scholarships

For the third consecutive year, the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education (TACHE) – Austin Community College Chapter awarded scholarships to help students of Latino descent achieve a higher education. “As mentors we support … Continue reading

Professor of Government Lisa Perez, PhD, teaches a class on Civil Liberties at the Austin Community College Hays Campus on Thursday, April 20, 2017.

ACC named Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus Center

The Austin Community College District (ACC) is one of 10 institutions nationwide selected to serve as a site for a Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation (TRHT) Campus Center. Formed by the Association of American Colleges … Continue reading

ACC offers new medical device manufacturing degree

Austin Community College (ACC) now offers a new degree in medical device manufacturing to prepare students to work in the area’s growing biomedical-device industry. The associate degree program prepares students to design and fabricate medical … Continue reading

Parking tags & Green Pass available for 2017-18

Austin Community College parking permits for the 2017-18 academic year are available for purchase online. Permit fees are unchanged: Students and hourly staff: $15 Adjunct faculty: $20 Staff, Classified: $30 Staff, Prof-Tech: $35 Full-time faculty: $40 … Continue reading

Comienza la remodelación de la sede de ACC en el centro de Austin

Comienza la remodelación de la sede de ACC en el centro de Austin Univision 62: Austin Community College (ACC) llevó a cabo la ceremonia de inicio de remodelación del plantel más historico de la universidad.

Lograr un empleo en ATX dentro de la creciente industria de la tecnología

El Career ACCelerator Program de Austin Community College (ACC) está ayudando a superar la brecha laboral entre los desempleados del área y la enorme industria de la información de la tecnología. “Los trabajos con buenos … Continue reading

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