December 2020

Sarah Pinales

Graduate Spotlight: Meet Shannon Pinales

Posted on 12/03/2020 - 1:43pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) celebrates a record number of graduates at its 2020 fall commencement with a virtual ceremony Saturday, December 12. Our graduates are sharing their own stories about their experience at ACC and their goals... Continue Reading

Month-in-Review: November 2020

Posted on 12/03/2020 - 1:01pm

Riverbat Week 2020Austin Community College District (ACC) and Central Texas went purple November 16-20 to celebrate Riverbat Week 2020. Throughout the week, the cities of Austin, Kyle, Leander, and Round Rock issued proclamations declaring it... Continue Reading

ACC awarded two national grants to target equity gaps in higher education

Posted on 12/03/2020 - 12:42pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) was awarded two national Department of Education (ED) grants to support the college's work toward closing equity gaps and increasing student success.  Continue Reading

ACC selected as early adopter for state OER digital repository

Posted on 12/03/2020 - 12:25pm

By Carrie Gits, Highland Campus Library head librarian and associate professor  Continue Reading

Construction updates at Highland and Rio Grande: November 2020

Posted on 12/03/2020 - 9:09am

Rio Grande Campus RenovationsBy Paul Mason, Rio Grande Renovations Project Manager Continue Reading

Riverbats Giving Back: ACC Foundation raises more than $8,000 for student scholarships on #GivingTuesday

Posted on 12/02/2020 - 4:24pm

In just 24 hours, the Central Texas community donated more than $8,100 to ACC student scholarships and emergency aid. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, marked the annual #GivingTuesday campaign, an international day of charitable giving. For the fifth year... Continue Reading

2020 Commencement Celebration Graphic

ACC celebrates 3,400+ graduates for 2020 fall commencement

Posted on 12/02/2020 - 12:00pm

Austin Community College District (ACC) celebrates a record number of graduates at its 2020 fall commencement. The virtual ceremony will be celebrated at 11 a.m., Saturday, December 12. More than 3,400 students are invited to participate. That’s up... Continue Reading