Skilled Trade

Lineworker program now 50% off, ACC expands discounts in response to ice storm

Posted on Tue, 02/14/2023 - 9:28am

Austin Community College District (ACC) takes proactive measures to support Central Texans after the recent ice storm left hundreds of thousands in the dark. College administration announced it will now offer a 50% discount on its Lineworker Program...

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The Make It Movement Wants You to Learn a Trade and Love What You Do

Posted on Thu, 01/02/2020 - 8:31am

The Austin Chronicle: The Make It Movement Wants You to Learn a Trade and Love What You Do By Brant Bingamon   I used to sit in my daddy's pickup and throw trash on the highway because he said it kept people employed." Roy Spence is beginning his...

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Forging a career: ACC student follows passion to become better engineer

Posted on Fri, 04/19/2019 - 12:51pm

Sparks of light cascade around the welding technology lab at Round Rock Campus. It’s often seen as a predominantly male profession, but Rebecca Giuntoli is breaking that perception. The University of Texas at Austin sophomore is majoring in...

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ACC showcases high-skilled careers at Applied Tech Open House

Posted on Wed, 04/10/2019 - 8:58am

Austin Community College (ACC) invites prospective students and their families to learn about high-skilled careers and training opportunities at the ninth annual Applied Tech Open House 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, April 12, at Round Rock Campus,...

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