About Us


To be the first reference source that current, future or past students of Austin Community College utilize for campus news and entertainment.


To engage Austin Community College through the stories and information provided on our ACCENT website and zine. 

We support this student media outlet by creating diverse and fair content to inform and entertain the students of ACC. These publications are supplied for the college and the Austin area to to encourage student participation.

Please feel free to VISIT ACCENT at ACC Round Rock Campus, Building 2000, Rm. 2107 or by e-mailing editor@austincc.edu.

Meet Our Staff

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Halie Ramirez
ACCENT Staff Advisor

Halie’s media career path has led her to being the advisor for student organization, ACCENT.

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Marissa Greene
Editor In Chief editor@austincc.edu

Marissa photographs in free time as she is the student representative for the student-led ACCENT.

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Tina Herbst-Alam
Art Director

Tina enjoys video game design and animation as she leads graphic design efforts for ACCENT.

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Emily Pesina
Promotions Director

Emily is pursuing a communications major. She started out as an ACCENT Journalist and is now the Promotions Director. She looks forward to the growth that this opportunity will teach her.

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Jasmine Griffin
Web Content Editor

Jasmine enjoys reading books and designing new content with ACCENT.

Jackson Williams Podcast Editor

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