Events Archive

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:  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.

Student Life will host "Ask the Sexperts" on Wednesday, April 20, from Noon - 1:00 p.m. in the ACC Library in support of Sexual Assault Awareness-to-Action Month. #SAAM

Do you have questions regarding sexual health?  What is the safest form of contraception?  How often should I get tested?  Join us to have all of your questions answered in a fun, safe and inclusive environment.  Questions will be asked anonymously by writing them on a piece of paper.  Free safer-sex supplies will be available.

Student Life Specialist Steph Beecher will serve as the emcee, and panelists will include Mia White (MPH; Denver Health), Erica Henningsen (ACC Psychology Faculty) and Michelle Wilson (MS, RN; Public Health Nurse - TriCounty Health Department).

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

The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Sensational Speeches "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 19-20, 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.

Student Life will host a clothesline project on Monday, April 18, from 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in support of Sexual Assault Awareness-to-Action Month.  #SAAM

Share a testimony on a t-shirt and display it at this event.  T-shirts will displayed throughout the week of April 18-22.  Non-victims are also encouraged to create/display a t-shirt as a symbol of support for those who have been directly impacted.

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

Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for a Career Explorer Workshop on Friday, April 15, from 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Littleton Campus.

  • Explore career options
  • Research career information
  • Create an action plan
  • Career assessments include:
    • Strong Interest Inventory
    • Myers Briggs Type Indicator

Registration and pre-assessment is required.  Materials fee is $15 for students and $45 for alumni.  Register through ACC Career Connect or the Career & Transfer Center.

For more information or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Career and Transfer Center at careers@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5805.

Arapahoe Community College will host an astronomy star party on Thursday, April 14, from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. at Parker Campus.

VISIT THE ACC ASTRONOMY PROGRAM TWITTER FEED FOR STAR PARTY UPDATES

Astronomy Star PartyStar 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 jennifer.jones@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5839.

Writers Studio at ACC will host a faculty reading and open mic event on Wednesday, April 13, from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. in the Library & Learning Commons.  FULL DETAILS

Students and community members are invited to share original work in poetry, fiction and nonfiction, as well as excerpts of screenplays and plays.  Join us for FREE FOOD and lots of fun!

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.