Austin Community College instituted a tradition of presenting commencement speakers with an Honorary Associate of Arts in spring 2012. Scholarships are also established in the speakers’ name, allowing students to benefit from years to come.
Honorary degree recipients
- 2013 (Fall) - Ben Barnes, Former Lieutenant Governor of Texas
- 2013 (Spring) - Andres Alancantar, Texas Workforce Commission Chairman
- 2012 (Fall) - Wilhelmina Declo & Dr. Exalton Delco Jr.
- 2012 (Spring) Drs. John and Suanne Roueche
For information on applying for a scholarship, visit ACC Foundation.