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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
Alexa Roberts
* Superintendent - Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site

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

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

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 - 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

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


The ACC Psychology Club will host Lou S. from the Narcotics Anonymous Hospitals and Institutions Speaker’s Bureau on Monday, Nov. 10, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in Room M3130.

Discussion will include 12-step recovery programs for people suffering from chemical dependence and substance use issues.

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

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm

 

Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Series on Nov. 12 and 19 (2:00 - 4:00 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.

 

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 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
Alexa Roberts
* Superintendent - Sand Creek Massacre National Historic Site

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

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

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, 11/13/2014 - 11:30am - 11:30pm


It is never too early to start planning for the rest of your life.  Presented to Prudential.  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs, Room M2820 or 303.797.5668.

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 4:30pm - 7:00pm


The Arapahoe Community College Castle Rock Campus will host Get Ready for College on Thursday, Nov. 13, beginning at 4:30 p.m. (check-in begins at 4:15 p.m.).

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Strengthen your college knowledge with several helpful sessions.  Complimentary pizza and snacks will be served, but space is limited, so please RSVP online in advance.  This is a joint presentation by the ACC Castle Rock Campus, ACC Concurrent Enrollment and the University of Northern Colorado.

For more information, please contact the Castle Rock Campus at castle.rock@arapahoe.edu or 303.660.3160.

Thu, 11/13/2014 - 6:00pm


Student Affairs will host “Climb to Glory: Legacy of the 10th Mountain Ski Troopers", a documentary by Warren Miller, on Thursday, Nov. 13, beginning at 6:00 p.m. in the Half Moon.

Presented in collaboration with The Colorado Ski Museum, Warren Miller Entertainment produced this 45-minute documentary that tells the story of the 10th Mountain Division Ski Troopers and how they transformed the U.S. ski industry after World War II.

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