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Celebrate the Legacy of Roland Hayes during Black History Month

Austin Community College District (ACC) hosts a series of events during Black History Month to honor the legacy and contributions of one of the college’s founding faculty members and the current director of the ACC … Continue reading

ACC honors Black History Month 2023 with events, essay contest

February is Black History Month, an annual celebration of the accomplishments and contributions of Black Americans to culture and society. ACC commemorates the month with a series of in-person and hybrid events open to ACC … Continue reading

Roland C. Hayes: Helping students be the best they can be

Roland C. Hayes, African-American Cultural Center director and history professor, shares his inspiration in helping students achieve their dreams. Hayes was awarded the Austin NAACP Lifetime Achievement Award December 2 during the organization’s 52nd annual DeWitty/Overton … Continue reading

ACC renames and expands External Affairs Office

As a part of a districtwide effort to expand community engagement, Austin Community College’s External Affairs Office has a new name and broadened scope. The Division of Community Engagement and Public Affairs now comprises the … Continue reading

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