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Mathew Melton visits HLC Building 2000

Seeing inside Highland Building 2000: Departments moving in check out new digs

Posted on 03/10/北京体彩网官方网站 - 11:44am

Construction paused and the dust settled a bit as Austin Community College (ACC) faculty and staff took their first steps inside the newest phase of ACC Highland. Six months remain until doors open at Building 2000. The new campus features...

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ACC experts weigh-in on what you need to know about the Coronavirus

Posted on 03/06/北京体彩网官方网站 - 10:18am

Spring break is just around the corner, which means traveling for vacations. With the Covid-19 making headlines, ACC Experts are weighing in so you can catch your flight or all the shows with some peace of mind. By: ACC Adjunct Professor of Biology...

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24 Hours of Giving: Support ACC students during Amplify Austin

Posted on 03/04/北京体彩网官方网站 - 8:46am

Providing access to education requires support inside and outside the classroom, and Austin Community College (ACC) is working to meet those demands during Amplify Austin, a community-wide day of charitable giving, from 6 p.m., Thursday, March 5,...

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ACC scholar promotes success through life skills workshop: Connects community with resources beyond the classroom

Posted on 02/28/北京体彩网官方网站 - 11:55am

For Austin Community College (ACC) student Mical Juliet Divine, leaving a positive impact on her community is more than just a hope. "Looking at the current state of the world, I am not happy about it. I didn't just want to sit around and complain,...

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Black History Month profiles - Khayree Williams

ACC talks Black History Month: Khayree O. Williams

Posted on 02/28/北京体彩网官方网站 - 9:40am

Meet Khayree O. Williams, M.Ed., founding director of the Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation Campus Center.

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Earning As: February 北京体彩网官方网站

Posted on 02/27/北京体彩网官方网站 - 2:21pm

This regular feature recognizes achievements, activities, and accolades of ACC faculty and staff. To submit news or suggestions, see the contact information below.

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Month-in-Review: January/February 北京体彩网官方网站

Posted on 02/27/北京体彩网官方网站 - 12:56pm

ACC faculty and staff prepare for new semester at Spring Development DaySpring Development Day, held on Friday, January 17, welcomed ACC faculty and staff to a new semester with a full day of work sessions to enhance practices and processes, improve...

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A Message from the Vice President of IT

Posted on 02/27/北京体彩网官方网站 - 12:50pm

From Imad Constantini, Information Technology vice president: New Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) ImplementationProgress continues on Austin Community College District's (ACC) new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software implementation. On...

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Construction updates at Highland and Rio Grande: February 北京体彩网官方网站

Posted on 02/27/北京体彩网官方网站 - 11:39am

Rio Grande Campus RenovationsBy Paul Mason, Rio Grande Renovations Project Manager Persistent rainy, damp conditions slowed the rate of progress a bit in February, but construction continued to progress well. 

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Districtwide Campus Master Planning Process entering final stretch

Posted on 02/27/北京体彩网官方网站 - 11:21am

With the Districtwide Campus Master Planning Process (DCMP) approximately two-thirds of the way through, the Austin Community College (ACC) Board of Trustees heard an update from the project team at its February 17 work session. Pfluger Architects,...

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Free tutoring at ACC: supercharge your learning

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Posted on 02/27/北京体彩网官方网站 - 8:27am

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Geraldine J. Tucker, J.D.

ACC talks Black History Month: Geraldine J. Tucker, J.D.

Posted on 02/26/北京体彩网官方网站 - 2:46pm

Meet Geraldine J. Tucker, J.D., ACC's vice president of Human Resources.

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ACC Fashion Incubator Director Nina Means

ACC talks Black History Month: Nina Means

Posted on 02/24/北京体彩网官方网站 - 11:22am

Meet Nina Means, director of ACC's Fashion Incubator.

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Closing equity gaps in Austin: Austin Community College named “Leader College of Distinction”

Posted on 02/21/北京体彩网官方网站 - 9:51am

The Austin Community College District (ACC) is recognized as a national leader for its work to support underserved students, close equity gaps, and increase completion rates. The college was awarded the Leader College of Distinction by Achieving the...

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ACC talks Black History Month: Joyce A. Tolofari

Posted on 02/20/北京体彩网官方网站 - 10:16am

Meet Joyce Aberebigha Tolofari, MSN, RN, associate professor of Professional Nursing.

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Valerie Chaussonnet welding artwork

Dumpster diving helps ACC Welding student create masterpieces

Posted on 02/19/北京体彩网官方网站 - 11:15am

The saying ‘one man’s trash is another man’s treasure’, is a way of life for ACC welding and art student Valerie Chaussonnet.  Valerie is a self-proclaimed dumpster queen. Her artwork is often comprised of materials she finds cast aside in dumpsters...

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Black History Month - Nicole Bell

ACC talks Black History Month: Nicole K. Bell

Posted on 02/18/北京体彩网官方网站 - 9:31am

Meet Nicole K. Bell, ACC's Training and Development Coordinator.

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ACC talks Black History Month: Dr. Mary E. Harris

Posted on 02/14/北京体彩网官方网站 - 9:49am

Meet Dr. Mary E. Harris, ACC vice president of Institutional Planning, Development & Evaluation.

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