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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...

Getting to campus: Parking permits, Green Passes, and transportation options

Getting to campus: Parking permits, Green Passes, and transportation options
Parking permits ACC parking permits for 2014-15 will be sold online beginning Monday, August 4. Permit fees are unchanged: Students and hourly staff: $15 Adjunct faculty: $20 Staff, Classified: $30 Staff, Prof-Tech: $35 Full-time faculty: $40 Administrators: $50 All motorcycle permits: $15 Please note:...

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...

Celebrate Highland Campus at Aug. 27 dedication

Celebrate Highland Campus at Aug. 27 dedication
Celebrate the opening of the new Highland Campus at a dedication ceremony Wednesday, August 27 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Program speakers include Dr. Sean Roden, a graduate of ACC’s Emergency Medical Services Professions Program. He served as a NASA flight surgeon and a physician for the U.S. Antarctic Program...

New ‘Faculty Teaching Toolbox’ offers essential resources in one place

New ‘Faculty Teaching Toolbox’ offers essential resources in one place
ACC’s Library Services has applied their talent for organization and their commitment to supporting classroom instruction to create the “Faculty Teaching Toolbox,” a collection of teaching and learning resources assembled into one easy-to-navigate online repository. Terry Barksdale, associate professor...

Find bond election information and updates on new webpage

Find bond election information and updates on new webpage
ACC’s Board of Trustees voted in June to proceed with a November bond and property tax cap election to address ACC’s most urgent needs and position the college for future growth. The college has created the ACC Bond and Tax Cap Election webpage (austincc.edu/bond) to serve as an informational...

Professor equips students with tools for success

Professor equips students with tools for success
Raymond Gerson, adjunct professor of student development at Austin Community College, wrote the book on succeeding in college — literally. His book, “Achieve College Success: Learn How in 20 Hours or Less,” is used in college readiness courses at ACC and elsewhere. Not bad for someone who once was told...

Rideshare application can reduce campus travel costs

Rideshare application can reduce campus travel costs
$20 credit for ACC employees, students who sign up by Aug. 1 Austin Community College students and employees are invited to use Carma Carpooling, a new real-time ridesharing network for Austin. Sign up, and you’ll be matched with other carpoolers who share your commute via an app for your phone. For each...

Rio Grande Testing Center is open

Rio Grande Testing Center is open
The Rio Grande Testing Center has reopened following maintenance. Thank you for your understanding during the closure. See campus contacts for hours of...

Tuition payment system down 4-9 a.m. Friday

Tuition payment system down 4-9 a.m. Friday
The tuition payment system is scheduled for maintenance 4-9 a.m. Friday, July 18. Students will be unable to access the system during that period. We apologize for any...

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