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Earning A’s: Faculty and Staff Activities, Accomplishments, & Accolades

Earning A’s: Faculty and Staff Activities, Accomplishments, & Accolades
This regular feature recognizes the activities and honors received by ACC faculty and staff. To submit news or suggestions, see the contact information below. Employee of the Year Dahlia Anzaldua-Torres, marketing event coordinator, is Riverbats Bravo Employee of the Year. As the Riverbat’s...

Elgin Campus marks first year

Elgin Campus marks first year
One year after Austin Community College opened its Elgin Campus, the college is helping hundreds of students from Bastrop County and the surrounding area prepare for college and careers. Early College High Schools More than 150 students from the Elgin, Bastrop, and Manor school districts are...

HR Connection: Benefits, educational advancement, wellness, and more

HR Connection: Benefits, educational advancement, wellness, and more
The following is provided by the Human Resources Department: New Premium Rates Effective 9/1/14 Employees enrolled in the ERS Group Benefits Program are encouraged to visit http://www.austincc.edu/hr/benefits/insuranceprograms.php to view the 2015-rate sheets. Medical premiums increased 7 – 11 percent and...

ACC pilots First Year Seminar

ACC pilots First Year Seminar
The First Year Seminar planning committee has conducted the initial pilot of a new class designed to better prepare incoming students for their college career. The noncredit seminar will be mandatory for all first-time-in-college students beginning spring 2015. The seminar fee is $60. Thirteen recent Del...

Degree Map now available collegewide

Degree Map now available collegewide
The Degree Map application is now available to faculty, advisors, and students and accessible through Online Services. Students and advisors can use the degree planning tool to prepare for spring registration, which begins October 20. It also can be used for students planning to graduate; October 3 is the...

Bravo award recipients model excellence

Bravo award recipients model excellence
ACC congratulates the following recipients of the July 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 semester to one ...

FacStaff Change Guide: New Policies and Programs for AY 15

FacStaff Change Guide: New Policies and Programs for AY 15
Changes to several college policies, processes, and programs will impact students and employees beginning with the fall semester. Stay updated through the faculty/staff announcements on the ACC Faculty & Staff webpage. ACC online catalog available As part of the college’s commitment to...

Elevate your expertise at General Assembly

Elevate your expertise at General Assembly
Kick off a new academic year and get inspired at General Assembly, Friday, August 22, at the Hyatt Regency Austin hotel (208 Barton Springs Rd.). The day will begin at 8 a.m. with breakfast and a chance to visit information tables and take fun photos at the photo booth. Don’t forget to get a raffle ticket...

HR Connection: Benefits info, Supervisor Certificate Program

HR Connection: Benefits info, Supervisor Certificate Program
Dependent eligibility audit The dependent eligibility audit deadline has passed. Unverified dependents no longer have group benefit program insurance, including health, dental, and dependent term life, effective August 1. Employees who were contacted by Aon Hewitt and did not certify the eligibility of...

Apply for Supervisor Certificate Program by Aug. 8

Apply for Supervisor Certificate Program by Aug. 8
ACC non-faculty employees on a supervisory career path who want to build their supervisory experience are invited to apply to the college’s new Supervisor Certificate program. The application deadline is 5 p.m. Friday, August 8. The program will provide basic supervisory knowledge and experience to...

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