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LITTLETON, Colo. (Sept. 15, 2014) - Arapahoe Community College Interior Design students Amy Ash and Jan Satterfield have both earned national recognition in the 2013-14 National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) Student Design Competition.

LITTLETON, Colo. (Sept. 12, 2014) - ACC’s Human Performance / Exercise Health Sciences Program (HUP/EHS) will be hosting the Colorado Governor's Council for Active and Healthy Living quarterly meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. in Room A1590.

LITTLETON, Colo. (Sept. 10, 2014) - Arapahoe Community College has been selected as one of 12 nationwide Plus 50 Champion Colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC).

For the 2014-15 scholarship year, the Foundation has offered over $180,000 in scholarships to close to 100 recipients. This is the highest dollar amount offered and the highest recipient amount on record. New, returning, and transfer students are encouraged to apply for ACC scholarship each year. Scholarships applications are reviewed by representatives from the ACC foundation. The qualifications and criteria  for scholarships vary based on the award.

As one example, the ACC Foundation Board of Directors Scholarship requires applicants to:

The Arapahoe Community College Art Department and the Healing Arts program at Littleton Adventist Hospital are collaborating on a new exhibition featuring artwork by ACC students.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts at Arapahoe Community College will host Umbria: A Sense of Place from Sept. 2 - Oct. 16.  An opening reception with light refreshments will be held on Friday, Sept. 5, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The show will be comprised of paintings and photographs created by ACC students and faculty who traveled to La Romita School of Art in Umbria, Italy, for two weeks during the summer of 2014.

LITTLETON, Colo. (June 27, 2014) – Arapahoe Community College has received a $15,000 grant from The Denver Foundation, as announced today by Courtney Loehfelm, Executive Director of the ACC Foundation.

The grant from The Denver Foundation is designated to be used for childcare stipends for low-income student parents who have children enrolled in the ACC Child Development Center.

LITTLETON, Colo. (June 13, 2014) - Governor John Hickenlooper signed legislation – Senate Bill 14-004 – on Feb. 27, 2014, authorizing Colorado’s community colleges to offer four-year bachelor of applied science (BAS) degrees in a wide array of career and technical fields.