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President’s Podcast: Building Equity: Putting Ideas into Action

Community colleges are working diligently to overcome one of the longest-standing equity gaps in our arena: Persistence and graduation rates among historically underserved students of color.   ACC President/CEO Dr. Richard M. Rhodes discusses social … Continue reading

Office of Equity and Inclusion: first-year successes

The Office of Equity and Inclusion was launched in 2016 to elevate ACC’s commitment to ensuring the college is welcoming and inclusive of all students. “In community colleges, we focus on doing things for all … 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

Colorful prisms design with words Pride Week in all-caps and bold stretched across the image. The dates August 20-28 are below Pride Week

ACC celebra la semana PRIDE de Austin

El Distrito de Austin Community College (ACC) se une a la Ciudad de Austin y PRIDE Austin en el 26º Festival de PRIDE y desfile en Austin, una celebración de derechos e igualdad para lesbianas, … Continue reading

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