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Bravo to December award recipients

Bravo to December award recipients
ACC congratulates the following recipients of the December 2014 Riverbats Bravo award. Riverbats Bravo award recipients are nominated by their colleagues for their outstanding service, performance, and role modeling of ACC’s values. They are eligible for the Riverbats Excellence award given each ...

Share your social media savvy: New group forming for ACC page administrators

Share your social media savvy: New group forming for ACC page administrators
Do you help manage an ACC social media page? If so, consider joining the college’s new Social Media Ambassadors group. The group is open to any faculty or staff member who manages a social media page for an ACC department or program. Ambassadors will learn best practices, ask questions, and share ideas for...

ACC Employee Wellness: Promoting healthy living

ACC Employee Wellness: Promoting healthy living
Resolving to embrace healthy habits in the new year? ACC’s Access Employee Wellness can help. “ACC has always promoted wellness, but in recent years we’ve expanded the number of classes and resources available to employees, and we’re seeing the positive results,” says Wellness Coordinator Gina...

Jump start your New Year’s resolutions: Enroll in 2015 wellness classes

Jump start your New Year’s resolutions: Enroll in 2015 wellness classes
No need to wait for the new year: Employees can sign up now for fitness classes offered at most ACC campuses beginning in January. Options include Zumba, yoga, cardio camp, and easy moves. View the schedule of spring fitness classes and workshops. In January you may try one class with no obligation. Classes...

Congratulations to November Bravo award recipients

Congratulations to November Bravo award recipients
ACC congratulates the following recipients of the November Riverbats Bravo award. Nominated by their colleagues, Riverbats Bravo award recipients are eligible for the Riverbats Excellence award given each semester to one employee from each campus. Visit the Riverbats Bravo awards webpage to learn about the...

The 84th Texas Legislature and education: What you should know

The 84th Texas Legislature and education: What you should know
State legislators convening in January will address several issues impacting Austin Community College and higher education in state. ACC closely follows developments at the Capitol and works with its legislative delegation to ensure the needs of students, employees, and taxpayers are addressed. Key...

Unlock your potential at Spring Development Day Jan. 16

Unlock your potential at Spring Development Day Jan. 16
Faculty and staff are invited to start the year with a day of learning and enrichment at ACC’s annual Spring Development Day Friday, January 16, from 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the Highland Business Center. A few of the more than 40 planned workshops offered include: Creative Innovations in the...

Watch our progress: Planning begins on bond projects

Watch our progress: Planning begins on bond projects
One month after voters overwhelmingly passed a $386 million bond referendum, Austin Community College is planning the next steps for renovation and construction. “We recognize there are several critically needed projects, and we plan to move forward on all of them,” says Dr. Charles Cook, ACC executive...

HR Connection: SECC results, retirees honored

HR Connection: SECC results, retirees honored
Employees give to those in need The ACC community contributed $52,034.47 to this year’s State Employee Charitable Campaign. The October campaign collected donations for several local and national charities, including the Capital Area Food Bank, the American Red Cross of Central Texas, Manos de...

Microsoft Office 365 offered free to ACC students, employees

Microsoft Office 365 offered free to ACC students, employees
Austin Community College students and employees can obtain a subscription to Microsoft Office 365 at no charge. Office 365 is the cloud-based version of the Microsoft Office software package, which includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, and other applications. It can be installed on up to five compatible...

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