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Please join the Animal Advocacy Club on Wednesday, Sept. 24, from Noon - 1:00 p.m. in Room M4140 as ACC Philosophy Professor Mark Gowan presents Pete Singer’s argument concerning the rights of animals.

Mark will posit that (1) if equality is a moral idea rather than an assertion of fact, then suffering is the moral basis for all of our moral ideas, (2) equality is a moral idea, (3) therefore, suffering is the moral basis for all of our moral ideas.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, please contact Animal Advocacy Club Advisor Diana Hornick at diana.hornick@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5256.


Grocery Stores: Food or Foe?Join us for our free Grocery Stores: Food or Foe? lunch-n-learn presentation on Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. in Room A1590.

Bring your lunch and enjoy learning about:

•        budget tips
•        time-efficient shopping
•        grocery store layout / where to find healthy foods

Please register with Kristin Volek at kvolek@student.cccs.edu by Monday, Sept. 22.  For more information, please call 303.797.5774.


Student Affairs will host "Manage your Midterm Mania" on Tuesday, Sept. 23, beginning at 2:30 p.m. in the Half Moon.  This event is part of the Think. Live. Be Well Series.

Don’t pull your hair out!  Find out steps to staying sane and relaxed during exam week.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


Gateway Battered Women's Services, the only agency specifically serving victims of family violence in Arapahoe County and the city of Aurora, will be at ACC on Tuesday, Sept. 23, to present about intimate personal violence.  The presentation will begin at 2:30 p.m. in Room M4750.

Gateway also serves women and children from the surrounding counties who may need services.  For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


Representatives from WellPoint will be available at the ACC Littleton Campus on Monday, Sept. 22, from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. in the Second Floor Student Lounge to discuss employment opportunities.

WellPoint, the parent company of Anthem/Blue Cross and other affiliated brands, is a major employer in the Denver region and is experiencing major growth.  They are currently hiring 50+ employees for their downtown Denver operations center.  While these jobs are in customer service, they are the springboard to career track positions for a major U.S. insurance company.  Numerous positions are available throughout the company and across the nation, from customer service and treatment review (mental and physical health) to accounting and operations.

With nearly 69 million people served by its affiliated companies, WellPoint is one of the nation's leading health benefits companies.  WellPoint collaborates with physicians and hospitals, directly in the communities they serve, to meet their vision to be America's valued health partner.  WellPoint is currently recruiting for student-friendly positions in its Denver Service Center.


Arapahoe Community College will host Coffee with a Cop on Monday morning, Sept. 22, beginning at 8:30 a.m. in the Second Floor Student Lounge.  Stop by to talk with an ACC Campus Police Officer and enjoy complimentary coffee and donuts.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) at 303.797.5668.


Released in 1965...the hills are alive with The Sound of Music!  Escape for a night with your family and friends at ACC's showing of the classic film.  This event is free and open to the public.

A bake sale (50 cents per item) will be held during the movie, and proceeds will be donated to the ACC Student Emergency Fund.  Please consider making and donating Rice Krispy treats, brownies, cupcakes, cookies, etc.  Items should be wrapped individually.  Baked goods may be dropped off at the Student Affairs Office (Room M2820) on or before Sept. 18.

For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs at 303.797.5668.


Climb the pyramid of knowledge with Constitution trivia!  Play to win prizes!  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.


Pizza with the PresidentJoin ACC President Dr. Diana Doyle, Student Government representatives and your fellow students for a slice of pizza and an evening full of activities to help us celebrate ACC’s 50th Anniversary.

For more information, please contact parkercampus@arapahoe.edu or 303.734.4822.

 

 

 

 


The Blue Bench (formerly RAAP) will present about sexual assault prevention.  The Blue Bench is metro Denver’s only comprehensive sexual assault prevention and support center.  Since its founding in 1983, The Blue Bench has worked tirelessly to eliminate sexual assault and diminish the impact it has on individuals, their loved ones and the community.

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