Events Archive


Miss Colorado 2015 Kelley JohnsonThe Arapahoe Community College Foundation will host its 10th Annual Scholarship Luncheon on Friday, April 29, from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. in the Summit Room (M1900).

REGISTER for the 10th Annual Scholarship Luncheon

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The ACC Foundation will honor its donors, celebrate its scholarship recipients and present keynote speaker Kelley Johnson, Miss Colorado 2015, with its “Promoting the Power of Education” award.

The ACC Foundation is a charitable, non-profit corporation dedicated to developing friends, raising funds and providing broad-based community support for ACC's students and programs.

For more information about the 10th Annual Scholarship Luncheon, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the ACC Foundation at foundation@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5881.


Emerge Graphic Design Portfolio ShowThe Multimedia, Graphic Design and Illustration Student Showcase opens today.  The exhibition runs through May 6.  Today's festivities will include a reception with light refreshments from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

The show is free and open to the public.  Hours of operation:

MONDAY - FRIDAY:  Noon - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.)
SATURDAY / SUNDAY:  closed

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building.  For more information, please contact John Hall at john.hall@arapahoe.edu.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Persuasive PowerPoints "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 26-27, from 11:30 a.m. - Noon both days in the Student Success Center (Room M2720).

FULL SCHEDULE OF MID-DAY TAKEAWAY SPRING WORKSHOPS

Learn valuable strategies from Peer Tutors who have excelled in ACC courses.  If dates and times do not fit your schedule, please come by the Student Success Center to speak with a Peer Tutor.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5824.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Persuasive PowerPoints "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 26-27, from 11:30 a.m. - Noon both days in the Student Success Center (Room M2720).

FULL SCHEDULE OF MID-DAY TAKEAWAY SPRING WORKSHOPS

Learn valuable strategies from Peer Tutors who have excelled in ACC courses.  If dates and times do not fit your schedule, please come by the Student Success Center to speak with a Peer Tutor.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5824.


The Arapahoe Community College Clay Club will host the annual Arapahoe Ceramics Guild Spring Pottery Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 21-23, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  Thursday's festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments.

Admission is free and the sale is open to the public.  Hours of operation:

THURSDAY, APRIL 21:  4:00 - 8:00 p.m. (opening reception)
FRIDAY, APRIL 22:  9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, APRIL 23:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building.  For more information about the Spring Pottery Sale, please contact Lucy O'Neill, President of the Arapahoe Ceramics Guild, at lucysoars@gmail.com.


Writers Studio at Arapahoe Community College will host its 2016 Literary Festival on Saturday, April 23, from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. in the Half Moon (Room M1800).  FULL DETAILS

Join us for our annual festival, complete with workshops and readings by writers from across the nation.  Enjoy the works of poet Nicky Beer, memoirist Steven Harvey, novelist Laura Pritchett, journalist Joel Warner and young adult novelist Rebecca Taylor.  Festivities will also include a presentation on publishing with ACC Faculty Juliet Hubbell.

Cost is $45 for non-ACC students to attend both workshops (morning and afternoon), or $25 for non-ACC students to attend their choice of either the morning or afternoon workshop.  ACC students receive a reduced rate of $20.  Lunch is included with all reservations, and a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Writers Studio Scholarship Fund.  Registration begins at 8:15 a.m.

RSVP and payment are both due by Noon on Thursday, April 21.  Please denote which workshops you wish to attend.

For more information, please contact English and Creative Writing Faculty / Writers Studio Coordinator and Progenitor Faculty Advisor Kathryn Winograd, Ph.D., at kathryn.winograd@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5815.


The Arapahoe Community College Clay Club will host the annual Arapahoe Ceramics Guild Spring Pottery Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 21-23, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  Thursday's festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments.

Admission is free and the sale is open to the public.  Hours of operation:

THURSDAY, APRIL 21:  4:00 - 8:00 p.m. (opening reception)
FRIDAY, APRIL 22:  9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, APRIL 23:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building.  For more information about the Spring Pottery Sale, please contact Lucy O'Neill, President of the Arapahoe Ceramics Guild, at lucysoars@gmail.com.


The Arapahoe Community College Clay Club will host the annual Arapahoe Ceramics Guild Spring Pottery Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 21-23, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.  Thursday's festivities will include an opening reception with light refreshments.

Admission is free and the sale is open to the public.  Hours of operation:

THURSDAY, APRIL 21:  1:00 - 8:00 p.m. (opening reception begins at 4:00 p.m.)
FRIDAY, APRIL 22:  9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
SATURDAY, APRIL 23:  9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building.  For more information about the Spring Pottery Sale, please contact Lucy O'Neill, President of the Arapahoe Ceramics Guild, at lucysoars@gmail.com.


Student Life will host its Consent Carnival on Thursday, April 21, from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the Second Floor Atrium in support of Sexual Assault Awareness-to-Action Month. #SAAM

Students will have the opportunity to gain a better understanding of the importance of asking for consent during this informative and interactive event.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Life at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


Arapahoe Community College's chapter of Student Veterans of America is sponsoring an hrCares event with Denver-area human resources professionals on Wednesday, April 20, from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. on the Auraria Campus (Tivoli Student Center) in downtown Denver.

Stand Out in the Civilian Workforce will provide an opportunity for veterans, activity duty, reservists or National Guard members to meet with senior human resources professionals from a wide variety of occupational fields.  This event is free and open to the public.  REGISTRATION

hrCares members will be on hand to assist veterans with applying their military experience into to the civilian workplace by conducting round-robin informational interviews. These conversations, paired with real-time feedback, will help provide attending veterans with the skills they need to leverage their past and redefine their future.

Attendees will have the opportunity to:

  • Discuss career goals with human resources leaders
  • Receive feedback about how to launch/advance their career
  • Learn how to highlight experiences and skills
  • Network and share resources with fellow veterans


Event agenda:
5:00 - 5:30 p.m.  -  arrival
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.  -  one-on-one informational interviews
7:00 - 8:00 p.m.  -  happy hour

Complimentary single-day Light Rail passes (good for April 20 only) will be provided to any ACC veteran wishing to attend the event.  Passes should be picked up at the ACC Student Life Office (Room M2820).  Please provide your registration confirmation to receive your pass.

For more information, please contact ACC SVA Faculty Advisor Dawn Stratton at dawn.stratton@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5659.