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Literatura Hispana is September 16Arapahoe Community College will host Literatura Hispana: Celebrating Colorado's Hispanic Authors on Tuesday, Sept. 16, from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in the Library and Learning Commons.

Each year, Hispanic Heritage Month celebrates the cultures of the Hispanic and Latino Americans residing in the United States.  This year, the ACC Library and Learning Commons, Student Affairs and Writers Studio will honor the literary contributions of our Hispanic and Latino authors with readings by Colorado poet Sheryl Luna, kid/teen writer Denise Vega and mystery novelist Manuel Ramos.

A brief reception with refreshments will follow the readings.  This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact ACC Reference and Outreach Librarian Lindsay Roberts at lindsay.roberts@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5727.


Official Club?  Want to do awesome activities but no money?  All new and returning official ACC clubs must attend to receive ACC funding for use towards turning ideas to reality.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


Explore how your interests, passions and goals can relate to your future occupation.  This workshop will take the next steps from orientation using Focus 2.  Space is limited.  Please RSVP in advance.

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


Former NYPD police officer Kevin Devine speaks about his experiences and actions during the Sept. 11, 2001 relief effort.

For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


Like democracy?  Then register to vote!  Made possible by the League of Women Voters.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


The Denver Center for Crime Victims (DCCV) will present on victims’ rights in Colorado and services they provide to victims.

DCCV provides culturally and linguistically responsive programs, health promotion and crime prevention education.  DCCV services are broad, supporting survivors of simple theft, domestic and sexual violence, to suicide/homicide survivors.  DCCV provides crisis intervention, case management, financial assistance, client relocation, integrated physical and mental health programs and more, all without financial cost to its clients.

For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


Help us celebrate 50 years of ACC by doing a Throw Back Tuesday and tie dying a free t-shirt!  Get groovy!

For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


A recruiter from Lockton will be at ACC’s Littleton Campus on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from 10:00 a.m. - Noon to discuss employment opportunities.

•    Lockton is the world’s largest privately-held global insurance broker.
•    Lockton is currently offering an Account Administrator Development Program in Denver.  This intensive training program will prepare you for an Account Administrator role in one of Lockton's Commercial Insurance Departments, offering insurance coverage training, software systems training, job task training, shadowing and mentoring.


The opening reception for the Umbria: A Sense of Place exhibit will be held today from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  The show will be on display through Thursday, Oct. 16.

The show will be comprised of paintings and photographs created by ACC students and faculty who traveled to La Romita School of Art in Umbria, Italy, for two weeks during the summer of 2014.

artwork by Judith PurcellACC's painting students were introduced to the particular concerns and methods associated in working with the Italian landscape and cityscape, while ACC's photography students learned creative methods associated with documenting the Italian landscape, cityscape and people.

Admission is free and the exhibition is open to the public.  Hours of operation at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts for this exhibition are as follows:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:  Noon - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.)
SATURDAY / SUNDAY:  closed

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


Poster Exhibit: 2nd Floor Lobby by the Library, September 2 – 4. Come see how ACC helps YOU move mountains to accomplish your educational goals!!