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What investigators are looking for in deadly apartment fire

Posted on 07/30/2018 - 12:35pm

KXAN News: What investigators are looking for in deadly apartment fire   by:  Phil Prazan  

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CapMetro leaders to discuss free rides for ACC students, staff

Posted on 07/28/2018 - 7:34pm

Spectrum News: CapMetro leaders to discuss free rides for ACC students, staff   By Spectrum News Staff  | July 28, 2018  AUSTIN, Texas -- Austin Community College students and staff could soon be able to ride CapMetro for free.

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Job openings grow as Austin area battles skills gap

Posted on 07/26/2018 - 1:04pm

Austin-American Statesman: Job openings grow as Austin area battles skills gap By Bob Sechler - American-Statesman Staff The latest sign of the surging economy in the Austin metro area is, literally, a sign — “Help Wanted.”

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Austin Community College grant to fund job training

Posted on 07/18/2018 - 1:30pm

Austin-American Statesman: Austin Community College grant to fund job training   By Staff - American-Statesman staff Tuesday, July 17, 2018

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State Rep. Celia Israel: Annexing Pflugerville into ACC has value

Posted on 07/17/2018 - 9:27am

Austin-American Statesman: State Rep. Celia Israel: Annexing Pflugerville into ACC has value July 16, 2018 By Celia Israel, State Representative An election issue is shaping up that will directly benefit Pflugerville: joining the Austin Community...

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Army Futures Command impact bigger than just 500 planned jobs

Posted on 07/16/2018 - 9:34am

KXAN News: Army Futures Command impact bigger than just 500 planned jobs   By: Yoojin Cho Jul 13, 2018

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Moody's assigns Aa1 to Austin Community College District, TX's Series 2018 Limited Tax Bonds; Outlook Stable

Posted on 07/10/2018 - 7:57pm

Business Insider: Moody's assigns Aa1 to Austin Community College District, TX's Series 2018 Limited Tax Bonds; Outlook Stable 10 Jul 2018

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Texas Tech partners with Austin Community College

Posted on 06/22/2018 - 4:04pm

KJTV: Texas Tech partners with Austin Community College LUBBOCK, Texas - Texas Tech partners with Austin Community College to make it easier for students to transfer. This agreement also launches the "Tech Teach Across Texas" partnership between...

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ACC will launch bachelor’s degree program for registered nurses in fall

Posted on 06/20/2018 - 9:34am

Austin-American Statesman: ACC will launch bachelor’s degree program for registered nurses in fall By Ralph K.M. Haurwitz - American-Statesman Staff Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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ACC celebrates renovated, revitalized African American Cultural Center

Posted on 06/18/2018 - 5:34pm

Austin-American Statesman: ACC celebrates renovated, revitalized African American Cultural Center By Ralph K.M. Haurwitz - American-Statesman Staff

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Health professions programs expanding on ACC, Texas State Round Rock campuses

Posted on 06/18/2018 - 4:35pm

Community Impact: Health professions programs expanding on ACC, Texas State Round Rock campuses By Kirby Killough   | 8:32 am June 16, 2018   | Updated 5:01 pm June 18, 2018

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Buffalo Soldiers program share tales at Austin Community College Juneteenth celebration

Posted on 06/15/2018 - 1:34pm

Austin-American Statesman: Buffalo Soldiers program share tales at Austin Community College Juneteenth celebration

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KLRU, former home of 'Austin City Limits' moving

Posted on 06/14/2018 - 7:34pm

Austin-American Statesman: KLRU, former home of 'Austin City Limits' moving  June 14th, 2018 by Austin American-Statesman Texas

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New ACC campus first to expand Austin branch's learning model

Posted on 05/31/2018 - 9:04am

KXAN News: New ACC campus first to expand Austin branch's learning model By: Chris Davis Updated: May 30, 2018

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Highland Greenway Park opens to public as Highland development continues

Posted on 05/15/2018 - 3:37pm

KXAN News: Highland Greenway Park opens to public as Highland development continues By: Candy Rodriguez Updated: May 14, 2018 AUSTIN (KXAN) - It's a rise from the asphalt for one of Austin's newest parks: Highland Greenway Park.

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New skilled trade certification program helps fill workforce needs in Round Rock

Posted on 05/14/2018 - 5:04pm

Community Impact: New skilled trade certification program helps fill workforce needs in Round Rock By Kirby Killough   | 5:09 am May 14, 2018

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Survivor Of Suicide Bombing In Iraq Graduates From College In Texas

Posted on 05/11/2018 - 7:34pm

NPR: Survivor Of Suicide Bombing In Iraq Graduates From College In Texas By: Sasha Ingber Qusay Hussein was playing volleyball with friends in the Iraqi city of Mosul Aug. 3, 2006, when a car pulled up. The driver looked him in the eyes and smiled....

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Record number of high school students graduate with degrees from ACC

Posted on 05/11/2018 - 11:29am

KXAN News: Record number of high school students graduate with degrees from ACC By: Yoojin Cho Updated: May 10, 2018 AUSTIN (KXAN) - Thousands of proud parents filled the Frank Erwin Center to watch their 17- and 18-year-olds walk across the stage...

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How IBM will push Austin high schoolers into computer science careers

Posted on 04/25/2018 - 5:44pm

Austin Business Journal: How IBM will push Austin high schoolers into computer science careers By Will Anderson  – Digital Editor, Austin Business Journal

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