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Job & Internship Fair Connects ACC Students, Employers

Job & Internship Fair Connects ACC Students, Employers
Austin Community College will host a Job and Internship Fair Wednesday, November 5, to connect ACC students and local employers. The college-wide event will be 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at all 11 campuses. Students are encouraged to bring copies of their résumé to distribute. A broad variety of jobs and...

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...

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...

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...

ACC 1-on-1 offers personalized registration assistance

ACC 1-on-1 offers personalized registration assistance
Austin Community College (ACC) is opening its popular ACC 1-on-1 hotline to assist prospective, current, and former students with personalized assistance and questions about classes, registration, and getting started at the college in advance of spring registration from October 13 through November 14. “ACC...

‘Monochrome’ highlights juried works; reception Oct. 16

‘Monochrome’ highlights juried works; reception Oct. 16
The Austin Community College Art Department will host a reception for the student art exhibition “Monochrome” from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 16, in the ACC Rio Grande Campus Kramer Gallery, 1218 West Ave. The exhibition, which runs through November 6, features juried artwork highlighting student...

Apply for spring scholarships; deadline Nov. 1

Apply for spring scholarships; deadline Nov. 1
ACC Foundation Scholarships are available for the spring semester for the following areas: Students with community involvement graduating in May. Students transferring in January. Students majoring in International Business, various electronics programs, Jewelry, Hospitality Management, Travel &...

Highland retailers offer discounts to students, employees

Highland retailers offer discounts to students, employees
ACC’s Highland Campus may be a new hub of learning, but many mall merchants and restaurants are operating and offering discounts to ACC students and employees. Among the offers: a 15 percent discount at the Sweet Factory, a 10 percent discount at Excellence Salon & Barber, and discounts at a number of...

“i am acc” spotlights ACC success stories

“i am acc” spotlights ACC success stories
You’ve probably seen the print ads, billboards, and television commercials featuring some of the students, instructors, and friends who make ACC a special place. Now, with a freshly redesigned site and new narratives, “i am acc” is again telling the collective story of our rich ACC community. Visit the...

Watch the RN-to-BSN information session live

Watch the RN-to-BSN information session live
Watch the livestream of our RN-to-BSN information session, hosted by the Austin Community College Health Sciences Division. Six universities will speak to associate degree nursing students on how to transfer ACC credits and complete a bachelor’s degree in nursing. The information session begins at 1 p.m....

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