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ACC hosts arts events connecting veterans with industry experts

ACC hosts arts events connecting veterans with industry experts
Austin Community College (ACC) is co-sponsoring a series of programs connecting veterans interested in pursuing the arts and creative industries with industry experts through a series of workshops, panels, and performances beginning October 20 at Eastview Campus (3401 Webberville Road). Austin Arts and Services Celebration The Austin Arts and Services Celebration is open to the veteran community and offers intensive training with established and accomplished...Read More

ACC program graduates future office administration workers

ACC program graduates future office administration workers
Austin Community College hosts a graduation ceremony Friday, October 17, to celebrate a pathway to higher wages for a group of workers now armed with office administration skills provided by the ACE (Accelerating Connections to Employment) grant program. The graduation ceremony and reception will be 1-3 p.m. in Room 301 of the Highland Business Center, 5930 Middle Fiskville Road. ACE is a grant program that provides the skills and credentials needed to compete in...Read More

ACC proposes RN-to-BSN program for nurse graduates

ACC proposes RN-to-BSN program for nurse graduates
Austin Community College is proposing a new program that would offer associate degree nursing graduates the opportunity to earn a bachelor of science in nursing – a credential that is increasingly required by health care providers. “Texas and the nation are already facing a severe nursing shortage. It is important to do everything we can to ensure a workforce with the training and credentials that clinics and hospitals require,” says Dr. Charles Cook, ACC...Read More

ACC campuses serve as election voting locations

ACC campuses serve as election voting locations
Voters in the upcoming general election can cast their ballots at the following Austin Community College campuses. Early voting runs Monday, October 20 through Friday, October 31. Election Day is Tuesday, November 4. ACC District voters will decide on the college’s bond and tax cap referendum and fill three Board of Trustees seats. Early Voting Locations Dates and  hours vary; see below for specific days and...Read More
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I've worked in manufacturing for the past 20 years. After being laid off a couple of times, I decided to pursue a different career. I'm very excited about my decision to take the welding route here at ACC. I can't wait to create! I use to consider myself an Austinite, but realized I was not a TRUE AUSTINITE until I... read more

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ACC In the News Austin Business Journal – Highland Building to Become World-Class Math Facility

In spring 2013, ACC broke ground on the first phase of redevelopment at Highland Mall – 200,000 square feet of space in the fomer J.C. Penney building. The innovative facility will house the college’s Math Emporium, an open lab that will allow students to progress through developmental math at an individualized pace. Read more about how ACC Highland will become a world-class math facility in the Austin Business Journal.


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Elgin Campus Updates Community Celebration Marks Grand Opening of Elgin Campus
Community Celebration Marks Grand Opening of Elgin Campus See a slideshow of images from the event at the bottom of this posting. In November 2011, stormy skies forced the groundbreaking for the Austin Community College Elgin Campus to move indoors. But it was all sunshine for the celebration marking the campus’s grand...Read More

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Hays Campus Updates ACC Puts Finishing Touches on Hays Campus; Student Registration Open
ACC Puts Finishing Touches on Hays Campus; Student Registration Open Major construction work is complete for the new Austin Community College Hays Campus, set to open in January. It is the first community college campus in Hays County and is expected to enroll nearly 1,000 students in the spring. “Our family has watched the campus go...Read More

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