Events Archive


Writers Studio at Arapahoe Community College will host a Progenitor release party on Tuesday, May 3, beginning at 4:00 p.m. in the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC.

Join the staff and contributors of Progenitor, ACC’s Art and Literary Journal, for the unveiling of the 2016 edition.  Enjoy readings from this year’s authors and artists, and pick up a copy of the 2016 edition of Progenitor.  Refreshments will be provided.

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.


Student Life will host its annual spring send-off BBQ on Tuesday, May 3, beginning at 11:00 a.m. on the West Patio.  Finish the semester strong with lunch and laughter.  Enjoy activities, obstacle courses, music, prizes and FREE food!

For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Life (Room M2820) at student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.


ACC String OrchestraThe Arapahoe Community College Music Department proudly presents a concert by the ACC String Orchestra (directed by Rene Knetsch) on Monday, May 2, beginning at 7:00 p.m. in Waring Theatre.  EVENT PROGRAM

This concert, which is free and open to the public, will feature a Chinese rapper, a Japanese piece for flutes and string orchestra, and a tango.

For more information, please contact Dr. Hidemi Matsushita at hidemi.matsushita@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5867.


Student Life will facilitate various activities on Monday, May 2, from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. to promote stress relief for ACC students.

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


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.