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Thu, 09/18/2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm


Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Series on Sept. 18 and 25 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m. both days in Room M2070).

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

Registration is required.  Student fee: $35 / Alumni fee: $45.  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.

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 6:00pm


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.

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm


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.

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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

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 8:30am


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.

Mon, 09/22/2014 - 12:30pm - 2:30pm


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.

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 2:30pm


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.

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 2:30pm


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.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 11:30am - 12:30pm


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.

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 2:30pm


Confidence training for tests will help to reduce anxiety, improve concentration and raise your test score.  Presented by psychologist Dr. Richard Driscoll.

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

Thu, 09/25/2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm


Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Series on Sept. 18 and 25 (1:00 - 3:00 p.m. both days in Room M2070).

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

Registration is required.  Student fee: $35 / Alumni fee: $45.  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.