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Ready for Launch: ACC’s New Website Premieres Nov. 11

Ready for Launch: ACC’s New Website Premieres Nov. 11
Following two years of researching, writing, designing, and testing, ACC will unveil its redesigned website Monday, November 11. The new site features a clean, easy-to-read design and an enhanced navigational structure that will make it easier for all students – including those new to the college...

Spring Registration Open to All New, Current Students

Spring Registration Open to All New, Current Students
Austin Community College spring registration is now open to current and new students. The semester starts Monday, Jan. 13. ACC classes cost 74 percent less than area public universities, and in-district residents pay only $67 per credit hour. Students can view the spring schedule on the ACC website and...

Nominate a Professor for Teaching Excellence Award

Nominate a Professor for Teaching Excellence Award
Have a great professor? Submit a nomination for an ACC Teaching Excellence Award. Each year, ACC’s Teaching Excellence Awards honor faculty members whose knowledge, commitment, and teaching philosophy make them stand out. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to nominate full-time or adjunct faculty...

Apply Now for Spring Scholarships

Apply Now for Spring Scholarships
Want a scholarship for the spring semester? Now is the time to apply. The ACC Foundation is accepting applications for student scholarships in a variety of areas, including: Veterans enrolled in the Game Development Institute Single mothers enrolled in an applied science program International...

Spring Registration Open to Current, Former Students

Spring Registration Open to Current, Former Students
ACC spring registration is under way for current and former students. The spring session begins Monday, Jan. 13. Find your registration date: Current Student Registration Eligibility If you have this many hours at ACC (completed and in progress): You are eligible to register beginning: 60+ October...

ACC Volunteers Help Make Over Home of Oldest WWII Veteran

ACC Volunteers Help Make Over Home of Oldest WWII Veteran
The early October heat didn’t bother the group of ACC students and employees who spent the day working at an old East Austin house. They dirtied their hands planting flowers, built a fence around the yard, and cleaned every inch of the house. They did it all for Richard Overton, the 107-year-old homeowner,...

ACC Offers Sneak Peek of New Website

ACC Offers Sneak Peek of New Website
Austin Community College is redesigning its website, with a focus on making it easier for students to navigate and use. A sneak peek of the new site will be available on ACC computers Sept. 30 through Oct. 3. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to check out the site and take a short survey that will...

Arts and Humanities Fall Season Under Way

Arts and Humanities Fall Season Under Way
The Austin Community College Arts and Humanities Division invites students, faculty, staff, and the community to explore the theme “Dreams and Destinations: Where are you going?” through the fall 2013 season – including drama, dance, film, and art events. “This year’s theme is a natural progression...

Amado Peña Holds Artist-in-Residence Events at ACC, Sept. 26-30

Amado Peña Holds Artist-in-Residence Events at ACC, Sept. 26-30
Renowned Southwest artist Amado Peña is holding artist-in-residence events at Austin Community College, giving students, employees, and the community an opportunity to observe and converse with him while he works. Events are open to the public. Peña will be on campus the following dates: Thursday, ...

Students Tackle Tough Issues at ACC’s Annual Constitution Debate, Sept. 24

Students Tackle Tough Issues at ACC’s Annual Constitution Debate, Sept. 24
Students will have the opportunity to tackle tough issues during ACC’s  7th annual Constitution Debate Day Celebration – commemorating the signing of the U.S. Constitution. The debate will take place Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Palmer Events Center (900 Barton Springs...

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