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Register today. https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/need-resume-tips-advice-job-interviews-acc-can-help-join-us-week-career-ready-events Mon, 19 Oct 2020 14:12:20 +0000 jessicavess 47446 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/need-resume-tips-advice-job-interviews-acc-can-help-join-us-week-career-ready-events#comments ACC talks Hispanic Heritage Month with Gary Moreno https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-gary-moreno <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><strong>Throughout Hispanic Heritage Month, Austin Community College District (ACC) sits down with influential and accomplished faculty and staff to discuss what Hispanic Heritage Month means to them.</strong></p> <p><img src="https://www.austincc.edu/sites/default/files/Dr%20Gary%20Moreno%20%281%29.jpg" alt="Dr. Gary Moreno" title="Dr. Gary Moreno" class="image-left" data-delta="1" data-fid="39827" data-media-element="1" width="350" height="525" />Meet Dr. Gary Moreno, ACC's new director of the Latino/Latin American Studies Center, also known as El Centro.</p></div></div></div> Thu, 15 Oct 2020 17:02:51 +0000 victoria.garza 47440 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-gary-moreno#comments ACC Experts: Nine things to know about Breast Cancer https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-experts-nine-things-know-about-breast-cancer <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><h2 dir="ltr"> </h2> <hr /><p dir="ltr"><span>Written by: Tama Barrows RT.R.M.CT and Pamela Ivey RT.R.M, ACC Radiology graduates</span></p> <hr /><p dir="ltr"> </p> <p dir="ltr"><span>October is breast cancer awareness month, and it’s when we like to remind everyone of the importance of women’s breast health. Here are the top nine things you need to know:</span></p> <p dir="ltr"><span>1. The main risk factors for breast cancer are being female and getting older. Most breast cancers occur in women 50 and older. The average age is 62 for breast cancer diagnoses. </span></p></div></div></div> Thu, 15 Oct 2020 16:18:51 +0000 sydney.pruitt 47438 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-experts-nine-things-know-about-breast-cancer#comments ACC talks Hispanic Heritage Month with Susan Thomason https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-susan-thomason <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Dr. Susan (Susy) Thomason started at ACC in September 2000 as the Director of Instructional Technology Training for faculty. Since then, she has had five titles, her current position being the associate vice president of Instructional Services and the Teaching and Learning Excellence Division (TLED).</p></div></div></div> Wed, 14 Oct 2020 22:47:06 +0000 victoria.garza 47435 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-susan-thomason#comments Early voting is underway. Learn more about how to make your mark. Visit ACC's informational webpage for details. https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/early-voting-underway-learn-more-about-how-make-your-mark-visit-accs-informational Tue, 13 Oct 2020 13:58:31 +0000 jessicavess 47429 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/early-voting-underway-learn-more-about-how-make-your-mark-visit-accs-informational#comments ACC talks Hispanic Heritage Month with Hector Aguilar https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-hector-aguilar <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Dr. Hector Aguilar has worked at ACC for 22 years. He was a professor and department chair of the Electronics, Semiconductor, Power and Renewable Energy, and Robotics/Automation Programs for the first 12 years. For for the last 10 years, he has served as the dean of the Continuing Education Division.</p></div></div></div> Thu, 08 Oct 2020 22:20:23 +0000 victoria.garza 47415 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-hector-aguilar#comments ACC talks Hispanic Heritage Month with Laura Marmolejo https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-laura-marmolejo <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><strong>Throughout Hispanic Heritage Month, Austin Community College District (ACC) sits down with influential and accomplished faculty and staff to discuss what Hispanic Heritage Month means to them.</strong></p></div></div></div> Thu, 08 Oct 2020 21:37:44 +0000 victoria.garza 47414 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-talks-hispanic-heritage-month-laura-marmolejo#comments ACC Board of Trustees October 5 Recap https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-board-trustees-october-5-recap <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The Austin Community College District (ACC) Board of Trustees held its October regular meeting on Monday, October 5, via teleconference due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.</p> <p>Below are highlights from the meeting.</p></div></div></div> Thu, 08 Oct 2020 19:20:38 +0000 victoria.garza 47413 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/acc-board-trustees-october-5-recap#comments Congratulations August/September 2020 Bravo Award Recipients https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/congratulations-augustseptember-2020-bravo-award-recipients <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The Riverbats Employee Bravo Awards program recognizes employees whose actions reflect exemplary customer service as demonstrated by excellent communication, collaboration, or responsiveness in support of the mission, vision, and values of ACC.</p> <p>ACC congratulates the following Riverbats Bravo award recipients for August and September 2020.</p> <p><strong>Cypress Creek Campus</strong><br />Stacy Flood</p> <p><strong>Eastview Campus</strong><br />Benny Ligues<br />Carolyn King<br />Jessica Oest<br />Trisha Kahan<br />Karoline Gebert<br />Sheridan Robinson</p></div></div></div> Thu, 08 Oct 2020 17:44:49 +0000 victoria.garza 47412 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/congratulations-augustseptember-2020-bravo-award-recipients#comments Meet the 2020-21 Association of Professional-Technical Employees President https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/meet-2020-21-association-professional-technical-employees-president <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p><strong>With a new academic year comes newly elected employee association presidents at Austin Community College District (ACC). We talk to the incoming 2020-21 presidents to learn more about them professionally and personally.</strong></p></div></div></div> Thu, 08 Oct 2020 16:39:37 +0000 victoria.garza 47411 at https://www.austincc.edu https://www.austincc.edu/news/2020/10/meet-2020-21-association-professional-technical-employees-president#comments