Events Archive

The Arapahoe Community College Student Life Office and Political Science Department will sponsor a moderated forum regarding the Constitution as it addresses civil liberties and religious freedom on Wednesday, Sept. 16, beginning at 1:00 p.m. in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

Panelists Dr. Daniel Gore, ACC History Faculty, and Ted Belteau (M.S. in Curriculum and Instruction, Ed.S. in Administration), educational consultant and member of the ACLU, are scheduled to be at ACC to discuss the various perspectives.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact Student Life at or 303.797.5668.

ACC Writers Studio will host a fall kickoff event entitled A Celebration of Gaia: Women Writing the Natural World on Tuesday, Sept. 15, beginning at 4:00 p.m. in the Library and Learning Commons.

Gaia, or Mother Earth, created herself out of primordial chaos, and then created all of life. According to the ancient Greeks, she was the fertile goddess of the earth from which all life springs and all life returns. Join writers Monica Fuglei, Diana Hornick, Juliet Hubbell, Andrea Mason, Whitney Naylor-Smith, Laurie Wasmund, and Kathryn Winograd for a reading from their nature and environmental writings and a discussion of publishing opportunities and experiences. Food, literal and spiritual, for the nature lover.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information, please contact Writers Studio faculty advisor Kathryn Winograd at or 303.797.5815.

Join ACC President Dr. Diana Doyle for a slice of pizza and an evening of camaraderie with your fellow students on Tuesday, Sept. 15, beginning at 4:00 p.m. at the Castle Rock Campus.

For more information, please call 303.660.3160.



ACC Reference Librarian Lindsay RobertsThe ACC Parker Campus will host Lemonade with the Librarian on Tuesday, Sept. 15, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Enjoy a refreshing glass of lemonade with an ACC Reference Librarian and learn about the great resources you can access from home or during office hours at our Parker Campus.

For more information, please call 303.734.4822.

CCCS President Dr. Nancy McCallinArapahoe Community College will welcome Colorado Community College System (CCCS) President Nancy McCallin, Ph.D., to the Littleton Campus on Tuesday morning, Sept. 15, in the Library & Learning Commons.

Enjoy an interactive conversation and pastries with Dr. McCallin from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

The Arapahoe Community College Astronomy Program will host a "star party" on Friday, Sept. 11, from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the Littleton Campus (West Lawn; between the Main Building and Lot G).

ACC will also host star parties on Oct. 16 (Littleton Campus), Oct. 22 (Parker Campus) and Nov. 20 (Littleton Campus).


Astronomy Star Parties

Star parties will be held in an open house format, and attendees are welcome to arrive at their convenience.  ACC will provide a telescope at the star parties, which are free and open to the public (no RSVP necessary; please dress appropriately for these outdoor events).  Complimentary hot cocoa and cookies will be served.

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 or 303.797.5839.

Arapahoe Community College will be closed on Sept. 5-7 in observance of the Labor Day holiday.

CLASSES ARE NOT IN SESSION.  Most administrative services will not available on Saturday and Sunday.  No services available on Monday.

Architecture and Interior Design Faculty and Alumni ExhibitionThe Architecture and Interior Design Faculty and Alumni Exhibition opening reception is today from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  This exhibit, which runs through Oct. 9, is free and open to the public.

The work will represent architecture and interior design drawings, models and commercial work.

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building at 5900 S. Santa Fe Drive in Littleton (map).  For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at

Have a hobby?  Start a club at ACC!  Student Affairs can help get you started.  To become an official student club, you must attend our club recognition meeting on Thursday, Sept. 3, beginning at 2:30 p.m. in Room M4140.

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

The ACC Career and Transfer Center will host Internship-to-Career sessions on Thursday and Friday, Aug. 27-28, as well as on Tuesday, Sept. 1.

The Career and Transfer Center staff will assist you with:

  • Finding an internship that is applicable to your degree and interest areas
  • Writing a resume and cover letter that are tailored to your desired internship
  • Practicing your interviewing skills
  • Making the most of your internship as you prepare for your career

Students are required to attend one of the above sessions in order to successfully complete ACC 287, BUS 287 and CIS 287.  Sessions will be held in the Advising Conference Room (M2070) or via WebEx.

For more information, or to RSVP, please contact or 303.797.5805.