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Mon, 11/03/2014 (All day)


Spring 2015 registration begins Nov. 3 for all students (ends Jan. 11)

Last minute registration: Jan. 12-19

Spring 2015 classes begin:  Jan. 20

SPRING CLASS SCHEDULE

2014-15 ACADEMIC CALENDAR

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 10:00am


The ACC Psychology Club will host guest speaker Kate Bowman on Monday, Nov. 3, at 10:00 a.m. in Room M3130.

Bowman, who will present on her experiences with gender dysphoria, was born biologically as a male but was aware from an early age that her biological sex and psychological gender were incompatible.  She began transitioning in her early 50s and now lives full time as female.  Bowman will share her courageous journey of transitioning to her true presentation.

For more information, please contact Allison Hagood, Psychology Professor and Psychology Club faculty advisor, at allison.hagood@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5785.

Mon, 11/03/2014 - 2:30pm


Grow your nest egg now!  Learn the basics of smart investing.  Presented by Prudential.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.

Tue, 11/04/2014 - 6:30pm


Student Affairs will host an election night results party on Tuesday, Nov. 4, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the Second Floor Student Lounge.  Watch the election results live, and participate in ACC's own internal poll to see if your candidate wins.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 10:00am


The ACC Psychology Club will host Toni Saiber, Executive Director of the Eating Disorder Foundation, on Wednesday, Nov. 5, at 10:00 a.m. in Room M3130.

Toni will speak about the EDF’s role in providing support services for people with eating disorders and for their families.  In addition, Toni will share her own personal experiences with anorexia, and her journey from an eight-day coma after years of hiding her eating disorder to her current process of recovery.

For more information, please contact Allison Hagood, Psychology Professor and Psychology Club faculty advisor, at allison.hagood@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5785.

Wed, 11/05/2014 - 6:00pm


Arapahoe Community College will host an American Indian Speaker Series on Nov. 5, 12 and 18 in honor of American Indian Heritage Month.

These events will commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre.

Wednesday, Nov. 5
Craig Moore

* Park Ranger, Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site
Red Moon: Then and Now
This program traces the history of Cheyenne camp from the northern plains to present-day western Oklahoma with emphasis on Chief Yellow Wolf and his son, Chief Red Moon, as well as Bent's Old Fort and the Sand Creek Massacre.
Alexa Roberts
* Superintendent, Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site
History of the Establishment of the Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site
This program will trace the eight-year process of the effort to locate the massacre site by Cheyenne and Arapaho community leaders, scholars and federal and state officials including the oral history project and the passage of three federal legislations that guide work at the site today.

Wednesday, Nov. 12
Rocky Mountain PBS Producer Mariel Rodriguez-McGill and Director Julie Speer
Preview screening of the Rocky Mountain PBS documentary Colorado Experience: Sand Creek Massacre

Tuesday, Nov. 18
George E. "Tink" Tinker, Ph.D. (wazhazhe, Osage Nation)
* Clifford Baldridge Professor of American Indian Cultures and Religious Traditions at the University of Denver's Iliff School of Theology
Christians and the Sand Creek Massacre
This session will explore the moral and Christian implications surrounding the involvement of prominent Methodist leaders John Evans and John Chivington in the Sand Creek Massacre and how Christians today reconcile the tragedy.

These events, which will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the Waring Theatre, are free and open to the public.  For more information or accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm


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.

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm


Arapahoe Community College EMT Representative Molly Hunsberger will facilitate a question/answer session at the Parker Campus on Thursday, Nov. 6, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. to discuss the EMT Basic Certificate Program that will be offered at the Parker Campus beginning in Spring 2015.

Attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the EMT courses, orientation sessions and job opportunities.

For more information, please contact the Parker Campus at parkercampus@arapahoe.edu or 303.734.4822.

Thu, 11/06/2014 - 6:00pm


Student Affairs will host "Victory in Laughter" with stand-up comedian and veteran Bobby Henline on Thursday, Nov. 6, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Waring Theatre.

In commemoration of Veterans Day, Bobby will share his story using the gift of laughter to spread joy, hope and motivation that life is beautiful.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.

Fri, 11/07/2014 - 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