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BRASS - Black Representation of Achievement through Student Support

BRASS is a holistic support network for students at Austin Community College. Members prepare to become corporate and community leaders by participating in learning groups, specialized workshops, mentorship opportunities, and more. As a member of BRASS, you’ll celebrate your successes alongside a dynamic group of career-bound, culturally responsive peers.
BRASS welcomes applications from currently enrolled and prospective ACC students. The program and course content is designed for students who identify with the African Diaspora.  Students should be committed to fostering “BRASS-solid” leadership skills through active participation in BRASS events. Submit an interest form today!

Submit Interest Form

Spring 2023 Course Schedule

Check out our spring 2023 course schedule, for more information please contact the BRASS office at

Spring 2023 Course Schedule
Course Code Instructor Location weekday time
Hist 2382-002 Dr. Kyle Smith Round Rock Campus Monday & Wednesday 9 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
Govt 2305-018 Audra Hawkins Online Monday & Wednesday 9 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
Engl 1302-011 Dr. Latasha Goodwyn Distance Learning Monday & Wednesday 12 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.
Huma 1315-005 Dr. Jay McCullar Highland Campus Monday & Wednesday 6 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
INRW 0230-004 Dr. Ursula Parker Online & Highland Campus Tuesday & Thursday 10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Engl 1301-152 Dr. Samantha Ackers Online & Highland Campus Tuesday & Thursday 12 p.m - 1:20 p.m.
Hist 2382-001 Roland Hayes Eastview Campus Tuesday & Thursday 3 p.m. - 4:20 p.m.

Why Join Brass?

BRASS supports the unique needs and interests of students in higher education. We strive to create a family of learners by offering a safe place for students to share their experiences and ideas. Benefits of BRASS include:

  • Unique scholarship opportunities
  • Guided tours of four-year colleges
  • Personalized university-transfer support
  • Leadership and mentoring opportunities
  • Culturally relevant workshops, milestone celebrations, and more!

Check out this short video to hear from BRASS students:

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Please complete this short interest form. A BRASS team member will contact you soon with more information. Send any questions to