Monthly Archives: March 2018

Highland Campus bookstore temporarily closes Friday, March 30, reopens Monday, April 2

  The Highland Campus bookstore will be closed Friday, March 30 for inventory purposes. The bookstore will reopen Monday, April 2 and normal business hours will resume. Questions? Contact Riley Davis at riley.davis@austincc.edu or 512-223-7471, … Continue reading

Explore Some of Austin’s Hottest Jobs: ACC hosts Applied Tech Open House

Austin Community College invites the community to learn about tech career and training opportunities at the eighth annual Applied Tech Open House 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, April 13, at Round Rock Campus, Building … Continue reading

Earn your network certificate in 1 year with ACC’s new IT Institute program

  Limited seats are available for ACC’s new Information Technology Institute (ITI). The pilot program begins fall 2018. The accelerated, back-to-back, in-classroom courses are designed so you can earn a certificate in Network Administration in … Continue reading

Celebrate Earth Week April 16-20

Austin Community College celebrates the 48th annual Earth Day April 22 with a week of sustainability events beginning Monday, April 16. The events highlight the college’s commitment to sustainable practices and engage students, faculty, and staff. … Continue reading

ACC hosts annual veterans resource fair

ACC invites veterans, military members, and the community to the annual From Humvee to ACC veterans appreciation and resource fair Tuesday, April 10, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at South Austin Campus, Room 1130 … Continue reading

Donate to luggage drive for foster care alumni by May 9

Donate to Austin Community College’s annual luggage drive benefiting students transitioning from foster care. Faculty, staff, and students are invited to donate pieces of luggage for teens who are graduating from high school and leaving … Continue reading

ACC hosts summer music and recording workshops

High school students can learn about music and sound production and get hands-on experience at summer workshops hosted by Austin Community College. Sessions are 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 16-29 and July 23-27 at … Continue reading

ACC examines history and politics of Jerusalem

Austin Community College will present a discussion on the history and politics of  Jerusalem and its role in the peace process as part of the college’s Spring 2018 Global Issues Speaker Series. Hosted by ACC’s … Continue reading

Earning A’s: Faculty and staff activities, accomplishments, and accolades

This regular feature recognizes activities and honors of ACC faculty and staff. To submit news or suggestions, see the contact information below.   Dr. Thomas Husak, professor of music and ACC Jazz Ensemble artistic director, … Continue reading

Highland road closures begin March 12

ACC Highland will experience campus road closures beginning Monday, March 12, due to ongoing construction. Closures are: Denson Drive between Airport Boulevard and Highland Campus Drive. Portions of Highland Campus Drive between Denson and Clayton drives. … Continue reading

One year later: ACC Bioscience Incubator provides innovative environment for life science entrepreneurs

In its first year, Austin Community College’s (ACC) Bioscience Incubator (ABI) not only matched expectations, but exceeded them. More than 800 unique visitors from 10 countries toured the innovative space and more than 65 life … Continue reading

Pinnacle Campus to close for evaluation beginning summer 2018

The college is looking at needed repairs, renovations, and possible expansion opportunities Austin Community College (ACC) will close its Pinnacle Campus beginning summer 2018 to evaluate needed repairs, renovations, and possible expansions on site. Built … Continue reading

College closed for spring break March 12-March 19

The Austin Community College District will close for spring break beginning Monday, March 12. Offices will reopen at 8 a.m. Monday, March 19.  

42nd annual Student Art Exhibition opens March 21

Austin Community College (ACC) invites the community to view its 42nd annual Student Art Exhibition March 21 through April 8 at Julia C. Butridge Gallery in The Dougherty Arts Center (1110 Barton Springs Rd.). Approximately … Continue reading

HR Connection: fitness options, discounts, and more

Save the Date – May 3rd Financial Wellness Fair The Human Resources Benefits office will host the annual Financial Wellness Fair on Thursday, May 3. The fair provides employees with the opportunity to listen to … Continue reading

ACC graduate motivating change as vice president of Collegiate DECA

Austin Community College (ACC) business alumnus Joshua Koshy is learning a great deal about leadership since taking on the role of vice president of Collegiate DECA. “I have had the honor to serve alongside an … Continue reading

ACC Pinnacle Campus cerrará para recibir una evaluación a partir del verano de 2018

Austin Community College (ACC) cerrará su Campus Pinnacle a partir del verano de 2018 para evaluar las reparaciones, renovaciones y posibles expansiones necesarias en el sitio. El edificio de 10 pisos construido en 1984 requerirá … Continue reading

Photography Department hosts statewide photography conference

ACC’s Department of Professional Photography hosted the 2018 Association of Texas Photography Instructors (ATPI) Winter Conference. The full-day conference drew in more than 380 students and instructors from 42 high schools across Texas. ACC faculty, staff and volunteers … Continue reading

Student Achievement award nominations due March 30

Nominate a deserving student for the Spring 2018 Presidential Student Achievement Award. Presented at commencement, the Presidential Student Achievement Award is the most prestigious student award given by ACC. The recipient must demonstrate academic excellence, … Continue reading

Congratulations February Bravo award recipients

ACC congratulates the following Riverbats Bravo award recipients for February 2018. The selected employees were nominated for outstanding service, excellent performance, and role modeling ACC’s values that demonstrate servant leadership. CYP Laurin Lewis Patrice LeBlanc … Continue reading

ACC welcomes associate vice president of student success services

Austin Community College recently named Dr. Ruth Reinhart as associate vice president of student success services effective Thursday, March 1. She will be providing leadership to the three Student Services Regional Executive Deans. Ruth brings … Continue reading

ACC hosts spring job fair and career exploration event

Austin Community College (ACC) invites ACC alumni, students, and other job seekers to a job fair and career exploration event Friday, April 6, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Highland Campus ACCelerator (6101 Highland Campus Drive). … Continue reading

ACC welcomes vice president of business and industry partnerships

Austin Community College (ACC) has named Garrett Groves vice president of business and industry partnerships. Groves will work with area businesses to identify emerging needs, evaluate opportunities for collaboration, and build strategic partnerships benefiting the … Continue reading

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