Events Archive

LEA cadetsACC is hosting a Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Career Day on Wednesday, March 29, in the Summit Room (M1900) at the Littleton Campus.
 
A session for applicants 21 years of age and older will take place from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m., followed by a session for all ages from noon – 2:00 p.m.
 
Law enforcement agencies from across the state – as well as representatives from ACC's Criminal Justice Program, Law Enforcement Academy and Campus Police Department will be on hand to answer questions.  This event is free and open to the public.

Attending Agencies:

  • Adams County Sheriff's Office
  • Advantage Security
  • Allied Universal
  • Broomfield Police Dept.
  • City of Federal Heights
  • Commerce City Police Dept.
  • Denver Sheriff's Dept.
  • Englewood Federal Bureau of Prisons
  • Englewood Police Dept.
  • Gilpin County Sheriff's Office
  • Glendale Police Dept.
  • Parker Police Dept.
  • UCCS School Public Affairs
  • UNC Criminology & Criminal Justice Dept.
  • Weld County Sheriff's Dept.
  • Westminster Police Dept.

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Kayla Maestas at the ACC Law Enforcement Academy at kayla.maestas@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5793.

Jess T DuganACC will host an artist lecture by Jess T. Dugan on Tuesday, March 28, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the Waring Theatre (Room M2900).
 
The lecture, entitled A Decade of Visual Activism, addresses the trajectory of Dugan’s decade of work on her ongoing project, To Survive on this Shore: Photographs and Interviews with Transgender and Gender-Variant Older Adults. Dugan’s artwork explores issues of gender, sexuality, identity and community. She has been photographing within LGBTQ communities for the past decade, and her work attests to the transformative power of photographic portraiture.
 
A reception at the ACC Art & Design Center’s Jantzen Gallery will immediately follow the lecture, where works from the “Champions of Change” exhibition will be on display.
 
This event, which is being held in conjunction with Denver’s Month of Photography, is free and open to the public. For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Angela Faris Belt, ACC Studio Art & Art History Department Chair, at angela.belt@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5699.

The ACC Student Success Center will host its top Ten Test-Taking Tips "Mid-day Takeaway" workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 28 and 29, from 11:30 a.m. - noon in the Student Success Center (Room M1650).
 
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.

View a full list of our spring 2017 workshops.
 
For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please call 303.797.5824.


The ACC Office of Financial Aid, in partnership with the Educational Opportunity Center (EOC), is proud to announce the ACC FAFSA Lab.

The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Lab will be open every Monday from 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. in M1030 (Lab will be closed on days that ACC is closed).

Financial Aid professionals will be available to offer assistance with FAFSA changes or completion, creating an FSA ID and password, and any questions related to the FAFSA.

Sign up below.
 

Month of Photography logoACC will host a portrait exhibition entitled “Champions of Change” from March 25 – April 1 in the Jantzen Gallery at the ACC Art & Design Center. This exhibit will be open weekdays from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and weekends from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
 
Submissions are free and open to the general public. Please submit up to three images by uploading to Instagram and using the hashtags #mopdenver2017acc and/or #ACCchampionsofchange. Portraiture should reflect a person (or people) who has been a champion of change – or positive influence – in your life. ACC will print/display submissions, as well as any accompanying text supplied in your post. Deadline for submissions is Sunday, March 19, at midnight. Printed/displayed submissions may be picked up from the ACC Art & Design Welcome Center during the week of April 3-7.
 
An artist lecture by Jess T. Dugan entitled A Decade of Visual Activism will accompany this show on Tuesday, March 28, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in the Waring Theatre (Room M2900).
 
These events, which are being held in conjunction with Denver’s Month of Photography, are free and open to the public. For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Angela Faris Belt, ACC Studio Art & Art History Department Chair, at angela.belt@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5699.

crescent moonArapahoe Community College will host an astronomy star party on Friday, March 24, from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the Littleton Campus.

Follow ACC Astronomy on Twitter for start party updates.

ACC star parties, which are free and open to the public, will be held in an open house format (no RSVP necessary; attendees may arrive at their convenience). ACC will provide telescopes, as well as complimentary hot cocoa and cookies.  Please dress appropriately for these outdoor events.

Join ACC Astronomy Professor Jennifer Jones for your chance to observe the night sky and explore the vastness of the universe. For more information, please contact jennifer.jones@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5839.

Listen. Engage. Learn.

ACC employees, students and members of the community are invited to join the weekly discussions around social injustices that are happening in our society.

Topics and facilitators vary. If you have a topic idea, please let us know.

For more information or accommodations, contact Student Life (M2720), 303.797.5668 or email stephanie.beecher@arapahoe.edu.


Take a moment to refuel before the last stretch of the spring semester! March 20 - 24, ACC Parker will be providing healthy snacks to keep you energized and read for that mid-semester rush.

For more information or accommodations, contact the Parker campus at 303.734.4822 or parkercampus@arapahoe.edu.

Painting by Jake Beauchamp
The ACC Fine Art Student Juried Exhibition opens on Thursday, March 23, at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC. The opening reception will also take place on March 23 from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. and will include light refreshments. The show runs through April 13.
 
Hours of operation are Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. The juror for this exhibit is Mai Wyn Schantz, and awards are sponsored by the Heritage Fine Arts Guild of Arapahoe County.
 
For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5212. Artwork by Jake Beauchamp.


Take a moment to refuel before the last stretch of the spring semester! March 20 - 24, ACC Parker will be providing healthy snacks to keep you energized and read for that mid-semester rush.

For more information or accommodations, contact the Parker campus at 303.734.4822 or parkercampus@arapahoe.edu.