Category Archives: ACC In the News

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ACC tendrá una feria de empleos representando más de 100 carreras

Ahora Si: ACC tendrá una feria de empleos representando más de 100 carreras Ir a esa primera entrevista de trabajo podría ser abrumador. Puede que necesites ayuda ajustando algunos detallitos a tu currículo o que quieras … Continue reading

ACC Highland campus enters phase two

KXAN: ACC Highland campus enters phase two ACC Highland campus enters phase two AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin’s old Highland Mall is going from shopping center to learning center, with the second phase of Austin Community … Continue reading

Old promise fulfilled by new promise at ACC

Fox 7 Austin: Old promise fulfilled by new promise at ACC Old promise fulfilled by new promise at ACC Administrators with the Austin Community College administration’s indoor ground breaking ceremony was certainly unique. It matched … Continue reading

ACC teams up to launch Harvey HELP Campaign

KXAN: ACC teams up to launch Harvey HELP Campaign

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

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.

Universidades se preparan para la entrada en vigor de la ley que permite el porte de armas

Univision 62: http://www.univision.com/austin/kakw/noticias/leyes-y-prohibiciones/universidades-se-preparan-para-la-entrada-en-vigor-de-la-ley-que-permite-el-porte-de-armas-video Entra en vigor la ley SB 11 el primero de agosto la cual permite la portación de armas en los planteles de manera oculta y únicamente con un permiso del estado.

ACC and AustinUp host luncheon to get seniors back to workforce

CBS Austin: ACC and AustinUp host luncheon to get seniors back to workforce ACC works to get seniors in the workforce June 20, 2017  |  CBS Austin Staff Austin Community College is working to get seniors … Continue reading

Only a Third of Students Enter College with Research Skills

Good Call: Only a Third of Students Enter College with Research Skills Only a Third of Students Enter College with Research Skills BY TERRI WILLIAMS ON JULY 12, 2017 GooResearch is an integral part of … Continue reading

How does carbon monoxide get in cars?

KVUE: How does carbon monoxide get in cars? How does carbon monoxide get in cars? How do carbon monoxide leaks happen in cars? And how can you detect them? Tina Shively, KVUE |  July 11, 2017 … Continue reading

Texas Requires Credit-Bearing Remediation

Inside Higher Ed: Texas Requires Credit-Bearing Remediation Texas Requires Credit-Bearing Remediation State requires a change to remedial education that’s based on an increasingly popular reform concept. By: Ashley A. Smith  |  July 12, 2017 A wave … Continue reading

Board to Austin Community College president: What’s next?

Community Impact: Board to Austin Community College president: What’s next? Board to Austin Community College president: What’s next? As Richard Rhodes presents organization’s successes, board members look to the future By Marie Albiges  |  Posted July … Continue reading

ACC te ofrece excelentes opciones para que aprendas inglés

El Mundo: ACC te ofrece excelentes opciones para que aprendas inglés El Austin Community College (ACC) organiza una serie de sesiones de información gratuitas sobre los programas de inglés que ofrece ese centro de estudios, … Continue reading

ACC Leander location on track to welcome students next summer

KXAN: ACC Leander location on track to welcome students next summer ACC Leander location on track to welcome students next summer Sofia Grimsgard Published: June 7, 2017 LEANDER, Texas (KXAN) – Austin Community College’s new 100-acre … Continue reading

ACC San Gabriel Campus Tops Out

Commercial Property Executive: ACC San Gabriel Campus Tops Out ACC San Gabriel Campus Tops Out by Anca Gagiuc Austin Community College is celebrating the topping out of its latest campus, a 100-acre project in Leander. … Continue reading

Austin Community College ‘tops out’ construction on new campus in Leander

CBS Austin: Austin Community College ‘tops out’ construction on new campus in Leander Austin Community College ‘tops out’ construction on new campus in Leander by CBS Austin Wednesday, June 7th 2017 Construction crews in Leander “topped … Continue reading

Texas Might Increase Number of Community Colleges Offering Bachelor’s Degrees

Diverse Issues: Texas Might Increase Number of Community Colleges Offering Bachelor’s Degrees

Bill allowing community colleges to offer 4-year nursing, early childhood education degrees heads to governor’s desk

Community Impact: Bill allowing community colleges to offer 4-year nursing, early childhood education degrees heads to governor’s desk  

Colegio Comunitario de Austin realiza un foro sobre el porte de armas en sus sedes educativas

KAKW: Durante el primero de tres foros sobre el uso de armas en la institución, el ACC destacó que busca adaptar reglas similares a las de la Universidad de Texas a fin de cumplir con … Continue reading

ACC partners with Concordia University Texas to offer bachelor’s degrees

KXAN: ACC Partners with Concordia University Texas to offer bachelor’s degrees ACC partners with Concordia University Texas to offer bachelor’s degrees By Alyssa Goard |  Published: April 12, 2017 AUSTIN (KXAN) — A program to offer community … Continue reading

Austin Community College becomes one of 20 schools accepted to national innovation board

Community Impact: Austin Community College becomes one of 20 schools accepted to national innovation board  Austin Community College becomes one of 20 schools accepted to national innovation board: Faculty, staff now have free access to online resource … Continue reading

Austin Community College honored for innovation

Highlights ACC President and CEO Richard Rhodes now serves on the League for Innovation in the Community College. A lab with more than 600 computers at the Highland campus impressed officials of the league. For … Continue reading

ACC amplía sede en Round Rock

El Austin Community College (ACC) iniciará la construcción de la Fase II de sus instalaciones en Round Rock con una ceremonia que se realizará el próximo martes 28 de febrero, de 10am. a 11:30am. La … Continue reading

5 features of Austin Community College Round Rock Campus expansion project that breaks ground Tuesday

Community Impact: 5 features of Austin Community College Round Rock Campus expansion project that breaks ground Tuesday: Officials break ground on new building on Tuesday 5 features of Austin Community College Round Rock Campus expansion project … Continue reading

Lawmakers Seek to Ease Texas Nurses Shortage

Spectrum News: Lawmakers Seek to Ease Texas Nurses Shortage By Victoria Maranan Tuesday, February 21, 2017 AUSTIN, Texas — If the current economic trends keep up, Texas expects to be short 70,000 nurses by 2020. But … Continue reading

ACC’s proposed nursing bachelor’s degree may receive regional government support

Community Impact: ACC’s proposed nursing bachelor’s degree may receive regional government support When the 85th legislative session kicks off Jan. 10, Austin Community College board trustees may have the support of several local government entities in … Continue reading

Two new trustees, including one student, join Austin Community College board

Community Impact: Two new trustees, including one student, join Austin Community College board Two new Austin Community College trustees—including one current student—took their seats for the first time Monday after being sworn in to the college’s … Continue reading

ACC Elgin campus expanding with new classrooms, clinics

KXAN: ACC Elgin campus expanding with new classrooms, clinics By Claire Ricke     |     Published: October 11, 2016 AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin Community College is breaking ground on Tuesday at 10 a.m. for a project to expand the Elgin … Continue reading

Suicide car bombing survivor begins college at ACC

Fox 7: Suicide car bombing survivor begins college at ACC Qusay Hussein navigates the halls of Austin Community College’s Eastview Campus. He’s more than a month into his first classes as a college student. Something he will … Continue reading

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