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Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:00am - 1:00pm


To benefit Children’s Hospital of Colorado.  Sign up in advance at Student Affairs (Room M2820).  For more information or accommodations, contact Student Affairs at 303.797.5668.

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm


The Sustainability Club will host a clothing swap on Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 21-22, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. both days in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

Donate used clothing and shop for something new.  Unclaimed clothing will be donated.

Most people wear 20% of their clothes 80% of the time.  It is estimated that 2.5 billion pounds of clothing ended up in landfills last year.  Clean out your closet today and recycle your slightly-worn clothes and accessories.

For more information, please contact Lori Tigner at lori.tigner@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5781.

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 9:00am - 11:00am


Arapahoe Community College will host a Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Career Day on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. in the Multi-Purpose Room (M1900) at the Littleton Campus.

Law enforcement agencies throughout Colorado will be on hand to answer questions and distribute applications.  A wide array of hiring agencies are scheduled to be in attendance, including:

Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice Career DayArapahoe County Sheriff's Office
Argosy University
Aurora PD
Boulder PD
Central Christian College of Kansas
Colorado Department of Corrections
Colorado State Patrol
Denver PD
Department of Public Safety
Douglas County Sheriff
Englewood PD
Federal Bureau of Prisons - FCI Englewood
Gilpin County Sheriff's Office
Golden PD
Lafayette PD

Lone Tree PD
Louisville PD

University of Colorado Boulder PD
Weld County Sheriff's Office

Representatives from ACC's Criminal Justice Program, Law Enforcement Academy and Campus Police Department will be on hand to answer questions.  All applicants must be 21 years of age.  For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact April Fox at the ACC Law Enforcement Academy at april.fox@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5793.

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm


Arapahoe Community College will host Dessert with the Deans on Wednesday, Oct. 22, from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Parker Campus.  Join ACC's Deans for an evening of dessert and dialogue.  Enjoy a sweet treat and bring your ideas and questions to share.  For more information, please call the Parker Campus at 303.734.4822.

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 5:30pm


Writers Studio
presents Instagraph: Flash Prose on Thursday, Oct. 23, beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Castle Rock Campus.

Join our first Thursday Evening Writer event at the Castle Rock Campus and discover the art of flash fiction and nonfiction with award-winning essayist Kathy Winograd and flash fiction prize winner Annie Dawid.  This one-hour, co-taught workshop will be followed by a light buffet and reading.

Please consider a $5-$10 suggested donation to ACC Writers Studio Scholarship Fund.  RSVP is required for this event.  Contact: writerstudio@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5815.

Thu, 10/23/2014 - 6:00pm


Student Affairs will host a showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Thursday, Oct. 23, at 6:00 p.m. in the Half Moon.

Originally released in 1975, this musical comedy horror film is a perfect fit for the 50th Anniversary Movie Series.  Let’s do the time warp again!  Popcorn and interactive props will be provided.  This event is free and open to the public.

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

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm


The opening reception for ACC's juried exhibition entitled "This is Colorado" is today from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  The event runs through Nov. 14.

Light refreshments will be provided at this event, which is free and open to the public.  The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building (map).

For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5649.

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 10:00am


The ACC Psychology Club will host Cheri Bishop and Sheila B. from National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) on Monday, Oct. 27, at 10:00 a.m. in Room M4010.

Cheri and Sheila will present about the support services and advocacy NAMI offers for people with mental disorders and for their loved ones.  NAMI is instrumental on a local, state and national level in advocating for changes in policy and treatment structure to better serve citizens with mental illness.  In addition, Cheri will discuss her experiences as a parent of a child with a severe mental illness, and Sheila will discuss her experiences living with schizophrenia.

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

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 11:30am

 

ACC graduate Molly Reinker will hold a violin recital on Wednesday, Oct. 29, beginning at 11:30 a.m. in the Waring Theatre.  This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact Dr. Mat at hidemi.matsushita@arapahoe.edu.

Thu, 10/30/2014 (All day) - Fri, 10/31/2014 (All day)


The Parker Campus will sponsor Halloween cookie decorating on Thursday and Friday, Oct. 30-31.  Add some sugar and spice to your Halloween festivities by decorating your own spooktacular Halloween cookie.  ACC will provide cookies and decorating supplies.

For more information, please call 303.734.4822 or visit the Parker Campus front desk.