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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...

‘Something Exciting’ has started here: Hundreds celebrate opening of ACC Highland

‘Something Exciting’ has started here: Hundreds celebrate opening of ACC Highland
An estimated 1,200 people gathered to celebrate the grand opening of the Austin Community College District’s new Highland Campus Aug. 27. State and local leaders joined ACC administrators, faculty, staff, and students to dedicate the college’s 11th full-service campus – a revolutionary repurposing of...

Highland Campus: First class day updates & information

Highland Campus: First class day updates & information
We are pleased to welcome the ACC Highland Campus faculty, staff, and students to the first day of fall classes Monday. It’s especially important to allow extra time to get to campus and find your classroom this week. The following tips will help you navigate the first week of classes: Driving &...

The ballot is set for ACC’s Board of Trustees election

The ballot is set for ACC’s Board of Trustees election
The ballot is set for this November’s Austin Community College District Board of Trustees election. Voters will choose trustees for three seats on ACC’s 9-member board. The candidate filing period closed August 18. Place 1: Mark Williams – Williams served two terms as president of the Austin...

ACC Highland Campus opens to new and prospective students Aug. 13

ACC Highland Campus opens to new and prospective students Aug. 13
Enrollment services will be available at Austin Community College’s new Highland Campus, 6101 Airport Blvd., beginning 7 a.m. Wednesday, August 13, to help students register in time for fall. Registration ends Wednesday, August 20, for classes beginning Monday, August 25. Late sessions are available. Visit...

Celebrate Highland Campus grand opening August 27

Celebrate Highland Campus grand opening August 27
The community is invited to attend a grand opening celebration of the Austin Community College Highland Campus, 6101 Airport Blvd., from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 27. “This is a great opportunity to see the transformation of Highland into a state-of-the-art center for learning,” says Dr. Richard...

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