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Arapahoe Community College will host Dessert with the Deans on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Parker Campus.  Join ACC's Deans for an evening of dessert and dialogue.  Enjoy a sweet treat and bring your ideas and questions to share.  For more information, please call the Parker Campus at 303.734.4822.


The Sustainability Club will host a clothing swap on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 21-22, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. both days in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

Donate used clothing and shop for something new.  Unclaimed clothing will be donated.

Most people wear 20% of their clothes 80% of the time.  It is estimated that 2.5 billion pounds of clothing ended up in landfills last year.  Clean out your closet today and recycle your slightly-worn clothes and accessories.

For more information, please contact Lori Tigner at lori.tigner@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5781.


Arapahoe Community College will host a Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Career Day on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room (M1900) at the Littleton Campus.

Law enforcement agencies throughout Colorado will be on hand to answer questions and distribute applications.  A wide array of hiring agencies are scheduled to be in attendance, including:

Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice Career DayArapahoe County Sheriff's Office
Argosy University
Aurora PD
Boulder PD
Central Christian College of Kansas
Colorado Department of Corrections
Colorado State Patrol
Denver PD
Department of Public Safety
Douglas County Sheriff
Englewood PD
Federal Bureau of Prisons - FCI Englewood
Gilpin County Sheriff's Office
Golden PD
Lafayette PD

Lone Tree PD
Louisville PD

University of Colorado Boulder PD
Weld County Sheriff's Office

Representatives from ACC's Criminal Justice Program, Law Enforcement Academy and Campus Police Department will be on hand to answer questions.  All applicants must be 21 years of age.  For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact April Fox at the ACC Law Enforcement Academy at april.fox@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5793.


Student Affairs will host "Healthy Relationships" on Tuesday, Oct. 21, beginning at 2:30 p.m. in the Half Moon.  This event is part of the Think. Live. Be Well Series.

“What is love?  Baby, don’t hurt me.  Don’t hurt me… no more!”  Start a healthy relationship from the beginning.  Learn how from licensed therapist Lindsey Geiger.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


ACC's juried exhibition entitled "This is Colorado" opens today.  The event runs through Nov. 14.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information about the "This is Colorado" juried exhibition, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5649.


The Sustainability Club will host a clothing swap on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 21-22, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. both days in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

Donate used clothing and shop for something new.  Unclaimed clothing will be donated.

Most people wear 20% of their clothes 80% of the time.  It is estimated that 2.5 billion pounds of clothing ended up in landfills last year.  Clean out your closet today and recycle your slightly-worn clothes and accessories.

For more information, please contact Lori Tigner at lori.tigner@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5781.


Arapahoe Community College will host its Fall 2014 College Transfer Fair on Monday, Oct. 20, from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room (Room M1900).  This event is free and open to the public.

LIST OF ATTENDING SCHOOLS

Meet with transfer/admissions advisors from local and national four-year schools to gather information about transfer options.  Lunch will be provided, and attendees will have the opportunity to meet with ACC alumni who transferred successfully.

Individual Breakout Sessions, 2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
Looking for more in depth transfer information?  Attend an information session for one of the following universities at 2:00 p.m.  Meet with transfer advisors and ACC alumni to learn how to transfer successfully!

Room M3670 – Colorado State University - Fort Collins
Room M4080 – Colorado State University - Global
Room M3740 – Metropolitan State University of Denver
Room M4460 – Regis University
Room M1640 – University of Colorado - Boulder
Room M3650 – University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
Room M4090 – University of Colorado - Denver

For more information about the Fall Transfer Fair, please contact the Career and Transfer Center at careers@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5805.


Arapahoe Community College voice instructor Susan Levasseur will perform in the Waring Theatre on Sunday, Oct. 19, at 3:00 p.m.  Susan's recital is free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact Dr. Mat at hidemi.matsushita@arapahoe.edu.

Susan Levasseur


The Arapahoe Community College Astronomy Program will host four "star parties" during the Fall 2014 semester.  Observe the night sky at the Littleton Campus (West Lawn; between the Main Building and Lot G) on Sept. 12, Oct. 17 and Nov. 7, and at the Parker Campus on Sept. 18.

VISIT THE ACC ASTRONOMY PROGRAM TWITTER FEED FOR STAR PARTY UPDATES

Star parties will be held in an open house format from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m., and attendees are welcome to arrive at their convenience.  ACC will provide a telescope at the star parties, which are free and open to the public (no RSVP necessary; please dress appropriately for these outdoor events).  Complimentary hot cocoa and cookies will be served.

Join ACC Astronomy Professor Jennifer Jones for your chance to observe the celestial bodies and explore the vastness of the universe.  For more information, please contact jennifer.jones@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5839.

Astronomy Star Parties


The Parker Campus will host "Healthy Snacks Week" from Monday. Oct. 13 - Friday, Oct. 17.  Take a break from the daily grind, grab a healthy snack and learn studying and stress-reducing strategies to prepare for your upcoming midterms.

For more information, please call 303.734.4822 or visit the Parker Campus front desk.