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Student Affairs is sponsoring a trip to CELL: Counter-terrorism Education Learning Lab in downtown Denver on Friday, June 20.  Please meet at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) at 9:45 a.m.  Transportation will be provided.  This event is free to attend, but space is limited.  Sign up in advance at the Student Affairs Office (must have student ID when registering).

For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Workshop on Friday, June 13, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Room M2070.

•    Explore career option
•    Research career information
•    Create an action plan
•    Career assessments include:
     - Strong Interest Inventory
     - Myers Briggs Type Indicator

Registration and pre-assessment required.  Fee waived for current students, $25 for alumni.  Register through ACC Career Connect or the Career & Transfer Center.

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


Student Affairs is sponsoring a yoga day hike in Idaho Springs on Thursday, June 12.  Please meet at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) at 8:30 a.m.  Transportation will be provided.  This event is free to attend, but space is limited.  Sign up in advance at the Student Affairs Office.

For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


Student Affairs is facilitating a blood drive on Wednesday, June 11, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in Parking Lot E.  Sign up in advance at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820).

For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


Now in its 31st year, the Colorado Concours d’Elegance & Exotic Car Show is a Colorado summer tradition that attracts several thousand people every year.  Car enthusiasts from around Colorado and beyond will showcase nearly 500 of the most unique, rare and exotic sports cars on wheels today.  Come take a look at these breathtaking vehicles.  Meet the owners and exchange your favorite car stories.  Bring the kids for a day filled with activities for the entire family!

All proceeds from the Colorado Concours d’Elegance & Exotic Car Show benefit Ability Connection Colorado’s Children’s Programs.  MORE INFORMATION


Arapahoe Community College will offer an opportunity for anyone to begin the process of enrolling in Fall 2014 classes with the Start Now! event on Saturday, June 7, from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at all three ACC campuses (Littleton, Parker and Castle Rock).

Start Now!FULL DETAILS

Start Now! will provide all prospective and currently-applied, but not enrolled, students with the opportunity to complete student orientation and testing while receiving assistance with advising, financial aid and registration during this one-day session.

For more information, or to apply for admission, please contact the Admission and Records Office at admissions@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5621.


The Arapahoe Community College Pharmacy Technician Program will host guest speaker Christopher S. Jerry on Monday, June 2, from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in the Waring Theatre (Room M2900) at the Littleton Campus.

Emily Jerry FoundationJerry, the President and CEO of the Emily Jerry Foundation, will speak about medication error prevention, patient safety and pharmacy technician regulations/oversight.  Jerry created the foundation in his daughter’s name following her unexpected death resulting from a medication error.  Jerry speaks to health professionals across the country about the prevention of medication errors and the best practices within the pharmaceutical industry.

This event is free and open to the public, and health care professionals and students are encouraged to attend.  For more information, please contact Ann Oberg, Department Chair of the ACC Pharmacy Technician Program, at ann.oberg@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5944.


ACC (all campuses) will be closed from May 24-26 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.


The Community Education Student and Instructor Art Exhibition opens today.  The show runs through June 19.

Today's festivities will include an opening reception from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. with light refreshments and live music by the ACC(h)ord(e) Ensemble.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).  For more information about the Community Education Art Exhibition, please contact Josefina Tuason at josefina.tuason@arapahoe.edu or call the Community Education Office at 303.797.5722.


Arapahoe Community College’s Workforce Training Program will hold its annual open house for the Colorado First and Existing Industry Training Grant Program on Wednesday, May 21, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. in Room M4140 at the ACC Littleton Campus.

The Colorado First and Existing Industry Training Grant Program provides grant monies to local businesses.  Colorado companies that meet certain baseline criteria are eligible to apply for two types of grants, "Colorado First" and "Existing Industry".

Workforce Training Open HouseThe Colorado First Grant is intended to benefit companies that are relocating to, or expanding in, the state of Colorado.  The Existing Industry Grant applies to companies who are adding technology or changing their business strategies in an effort to stay competitive in the market.

This event will help companies familiarize themselves with the rules and regulations of these grant programs.  Attendees will receive copies of the application forms and have an opportunity to participate in a question-and-answer session.  Representatives from Arapahoe Community College, the Colorado Community College System and the Colorado Office of Economic Development are all scheduled to be in attendance.

This event is free and open to public, and light refreshments will be provided.  Please RSVP no later than Friday, May 16.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the ACC Workforce Training Program at workforce@arapahoe.edu or 303.734.3701.