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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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Vote Now! ACC student nominated for two Austin Music Awards

Posted on 01/18/2019 - 3:01pm

It’s not unusual to grow up with dreams of becoming an astronaut, actor, or even president. For one dual-credit Austin Community College student, those childhood dreams are her reality. Madi Meeks is nominated for two Austin Music Awards from the...

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1.21.19 MLK Jr. Day

ACC closes in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Posted on 01/18/2019 - 12:47pm

Austin Community College (ACC) will close Monday, January 21, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The college will reopen Tuesday, January 22.  Tuesday also is the start of the college’s spring semester. Registration for spring courses...

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Congratulations December Bravo Award Recipients

Posted on 01/17/2019 - 4:58pm

ACC congratulates the following Riverbats Bravo award recipients for December 2018. The selected employees were nominated for outstanding service, excellent performance, and role modeling ACC's values that demonstrate servant leadership. Cypress...

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ACC Highland redevelopment update

Posted on 01/17/2019 - 4:51pm

Renovation work continues on ACC Highland Phase 2.

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ACC course is nationally certified

Posted on 01/17/2019 - 4:37pm

Austin Community College (ACC) received its first nationally certified Quality Matters (QM) course, demonstrating the college’s ongoing commitment to quality online and hybrid learning. The Philosophy 1301 course, taught by Associate Professor of...

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