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ACC Spring 2019 Short Semester Registration is Open

Posted on 02/12/2019 - 5:08pm

Austin Community College (ACC) current and prospective students can still sign up for courses they need with short semester classes. The college offers more than 600 short semester courses. Classes are offered online and on campus on days, evenings...

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ACC hosts Health Sciences Open House

Posted on 02/11/2019 - 5:12pm

Austin Community College (ACC) hosts its annual Health Sciences Open House Saturday, February 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Eastview Campus, Building 8000 (3101 Webberville Rd.) for prospective students and their families to explore careers in...

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Austin group working to detect, prevent infestation of zebra mussels

Posted on 02/11/2019 - 4:02pm

KVUE News: Austin group working to detect, prevent infestation of zebra mussels    

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ACC student's tenacity makes medical school dreams a reality

Posted on 02/07/2019 - 5:00pm

Sammy Tran is packing his bags and stethoscope for medical school. “This is the moment I’ve been waiting for. I thought I would be stuck for the rest of my life doing a job that wasn’t meaningful to me, but now I’m following my dreams. I can put my...

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RN-to-BSN Program hosts site review for accreditation

Posted on 02/07/2019 - 11:55am

The ACC RN-to-BSN Nursing Program will host a site review for accreditation of its program. The public is invited to meet the site visit team and share comments about the program Thursday, February 28, at 4 p.m. at Eastview Campus, Building 8000,...

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Student tax credit form, 1098-T, now available online

Posted on 02/06/2019 - 11:16am

Austin Community College (ACC) students may qualify for an educational tax credit on their federal income tax return. Retrieve your 1098-T form now to find out. The information on Form 1098-T may be used to determine if a student is eligible to...

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ACC faculty and staff can register for low-cost pet exams

Posted on 02/06/2019 - 11:15am

Austin Community College (ACC) Veterinary Technology Department hosts a series of veterinary clinics for faculty and staff. “Students will get hands on experience with actual clients,” says Sara Ervin, veterinary technology clinical coordinator. “We...

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ACC talks Black History Month: Mervin J. Jones

Posted on 02/06/2019 - 10:32am

Meet Mervin J. Jones, Student Affairs dean.

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ACC Paints New Picture: Adrienne Hodge Featured at Art Gallery

Posted on 02/05/2019 - 3:56pm

More than a dozen pieces of art cover the walls at Collections on the Block. The Downtown Austin art gallery invites visitors to see paintings by Adrienne Hodge and explore new worlds.  “I am a big fan of space and astronomy. It is just something...

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Chef Susan Notter pastry workshop paticipants

ACC hosts world-renowned pastry chef

Posted on 02/04/2019 - 1:49pm

Austin Community College (ACC) hosted professional pastry chefs from across Texas for a special one-day workshop learning the art of edible works with prominent pastry chef Susan Notter.  

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ACC hosts Emergency Preparedness Week February 4 - 9

Posted on 02/02/2019 - 1:01pm

Austin Community College (ACC) will practice emergency response procedures and test its emergency notification system as part of Emergency Preparedness Week February 4 - 9.

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Can Austin lead bioscience industry to collaborative, open future?

Posted on 02/01/2019 - 4:57pm

KXAN Austin: Can Austin lead bioscience industry to collaborative, open future?

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ACC talks Black History Month: Rosalind Cunningham

Posted on 02/01/2019 - 3:58pm

Meet Rosalind (Roz) Cunningham, a completion counselor at Eastview Campus.

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ACC President's Podcast

President's Podcast: Student Affairs at ACC

Posted on 02/01/2019 - 12:00am

Austin Community College (ACC) President/CEO, Dr. Richard M. Rhodes, hosts a conversation on the evolution of student support services at ACC. With guests — Dr. Virginia Fraire, Dr. Guillermo 'Willie' Martinez, and Dr. Ruth Reinhart — Dr. Rhodes...

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Austin Community College starts drop-in childcare pilot program

Posted on 01/31/2019 - 2:05pm

KVUE News: Austin Community College starts drop-in childcare pilot program

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ACC students lobby lawmakers for more funding, dual credit classes

Posted on 01/31/2019 - 11:57am

KXAN News: ACC students lobby lawmakers for more funding, dual credit classes

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ACC students push for change at Community College Day

Posted on 01/30/2019 - 4:57pm

Austin Community College (ACC) students joined hundreds of their peers for Community College Day at the State Capitol Wednesday, January 30, to push for change this legislative session. Students participated in a rally on the South Steps with...

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ACC commemorates National Day of Racial Healing

Posted on 01/24/2019 - 4:28pm

Austin Community College (ACC) commemorated National Day of Racial Healing Tuesday, January 22, with a series of events encouraging the community to explore culture and equity through the arts.

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Recent DC face-off casts shadow on long-scheduled Austin event aimed at racial healing

Posted on 01/23/2019 - 1:56pm

CBS Austin: Recent DC face-off casts shadow on long-scheduled Austin event aimed at racial healing

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