Monthly Archives: April 2014

Clean out Clutter for May Garage Sale, Shred Day

Support deserving students and jump start your spring cleaning through two upcoming events. Garage Sale to Benefit Men of Color Scholarships; Donate Items Now ACC’s Men of Distinction and Men of ACCión will hold their … Continue reading

ACC Partnership to Spread Word about Need for Nurses

KVUE – ACC Partnership to Spread Word about Need for Nurses

Nursing Information Session at ACC Eastview Campus

Austin American-Statesman – Nursing Information Session at ACC Eastview Campus (subscription required)

Learn to Use Technology to Improve Student Engagement at April 18 Faculty Workshops

ACC faculty are invited to learn ways to apply new technology to keep students engaged at three workshops Friday, April 18, at Highland Business Center. Guest presenter is Corinne Hoisington, professor of information systems technology … Continue reading

Attend ACC Bookstore Grad Fair at Northridge Campus, April 16

The ACC Bookstore invites Riverbats graduating this May to a Grad Fair at Northridge Campus in the Bldg. 1000 Breezeway on April 16, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Vendors and campus organizations will be there to help … Continue reading

ACC Hosts Statewide Photography Conference

High school students and teachers from around the state got a snapshot of the latest trends in photography at the Association of Texas Photography Instructors (ATPI) Winter Conference co-hosted by ACC’s Photographic Technology Department. The … Continue reading

Congratulations to March Bravo Award Recipients

ACC congratulates the following recipients of the March Riverbats Bravo award. Nominated by their colleagues, Riverbats Bravo award recipients are eligible for the Riverbats Excellence award given each semester to one employee from each campus. … Continue reading

ACC, Kinnser Software Host Nursing Career Summit

KXAN – ACC, Kinnser Software Host Nursing Career Summit (view video)

Summer Registration Opens for Current Students

Registration for Austin Community College summer semester classes is now open for current students. Students with 60 or more credit hours may begin to register on April 7. Â Find out when you can register … Continue reading

Renowned Artist Amado Peña Gives Free Demonstration, April 10 at Northridge Campus

Renowned Southwest artist Amado Peña will give a free demonstration of his creative process and discussion about the role of art in our lives, Thursday, April 10 at Northridge Campus, Room 4266. Students, employees, and … Continue reading

ACC Partners On General Education Initiative

LEAP Responding to Demand for Well-Rounded Workers The Austin Community College District has joined a national initiative of the Association of American Colleges and Universities to promote the importance of a general education in developing … Continue reading

Watch the Civil Rights Summit via Live Video Stream at ACC Campuses

The Austin Community College Government and History departments are co-hosting live video stream viewing locations at each ACC campus throughout the LBJ Presidential Library’s Civil Rights Summit, April 8-10. Speakers at the Civil Rights Summit … Continue reading

Board of Trustees Briefs

The Austin Community College District Board of Trustees held its regular session on Tuesday, March 3 at Highland Business Center. Following is a summary of some of the items discussed. To view meeting agendas and … Continue reading

Austin Family – ACC Partners with London College to Increase Opportunities

Austin Family – ACC Partners with London College to Increase Opportunities

Listing of Faculty, Staff Accomplishments Now Online; Submit 2013-14 Entries by May 31

More than 140 faculty and staff are included in ACC’s first Achievements of Faculty & Staff publication. The 2012-2013 edition lists individuals who have earned awards or recognition on the national, regional, state, and local … Continue reading

Who Will Be Tomorrow's Nurses? Summit Addresses Nursing Shortage Through Education

Austin Community College and Kinnser Software are co-hosting a summit to highlight new opportunities for nursing careers due to the current nursing shortage and aging baby boom population. Who Will Be Tomorrow’s Nurses? EVENT DETAILS … Continue reading

New Math Course Expands to Additional Campuses This Summer

The groundbreaking developmental course Basic Math with Collaborative Learning (MATD 0332) is expanding to more campuses this summer. Alert your students to this new opportunity. The classes are available over the 11-week session only. Summer … Continue reading

First Year Seminar to Aid New Students

Austin Community College plans to introduce a mandatory first-year seminar to better prepare incoming students for their college career. Pending approval by the college’s Academic and Campus Affairs Council (ACAC), the seminar would be required … Continue reading

Earth Day Celebrations Showcase ACC Sustainability Initiatives

As communities worldwide commemorate the 44th annual Earth Day on April 22, Austin Community College continues to cultivate its own award-winning sustainability initiatives. Earth Day/Week Events Earth Day-related events are listed here, but more may … Continue reading

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