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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

President’s Podcast: Changing developmental education at ACC

ACC President/CEO Dr. Richard M. Rhodes discusses an innovative learning model unfolding at the Highland Campus ACCelerator to enhance student success rates in developmental education. This President’s Podcast features guests Jenny Bragdon, a former ACCelerator … Continue reading

ACC inicia la Fase 2 de ACC Highland

El proyecto de ACC Highland da un gran paso hacia adelante al iniciar la construcción de la Fase 2. El nuevo complejo de educación superior y entrenamiento laboral contará con centros de aprendizaje en la … Continue reading

ACC celebra el inicio de la renovación del Campus de Río Grande

El Distrito de Austin Community College (ACC) comienza la renovación de su Campus Río Grande el jueves, 10 de agosto, de 9 a 10:30 de la mañana. El evento es gratuito y abierto al público. … 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 and Concordia University Texas launch co-enrollment program

Austin Community College and Concordia University Texas have launched a co-enrollment partnership starting fall 2017 to offer career-technical students a flexible, affordable path to a bachelor’s degree at ACC. The program, called “Concordia Connect 3+1,” … 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

ACC student invited as Dr. Jill Biden’s guest at State of the Union

When Jenny Bragdon walked into her first class at Austin Community College in spring 2015 she was nervous but excited. It had been more than 20 years since Bragdon sat in a class. She knew … Continue reading

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