Events Archive


The Fine Art Student Juried Exhibition opens today at the Colorado Gallery of the Arts at Arapahoe Community College.  The exhibit runs through April 13.  An opening reception will be held on Thursday, March 31, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

This show features ceramics, drawings/two-dimensional design, jewelry and metal arts, painting, photography and sculpture/three-dimensional design from ACC's fine art students.

The juror for this show is Collin Parson, Gallery Exhibition Manager at the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities.  Admission is free and the exhibit is open to the public Monday - Friday from Noon - 5:00 p.m. (open Tuesdays until 7:00 p.m.; closed on weekends).

The Colorado Gallery of the Arts at ACC is located on the first floor of the ACC Annex building.  For more information, please contact Trish Sangelo at trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu.


The 2016 Arapahoe Community College Graduation Expo will be held on Monday and Tuesday, March 28-29, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. both days in the Second Floor Atrium.

Confirmed commencement ceremony participants will have the opportunity to purchase their cap and gown.  A representative from Jostens will also be available to take orders for class rings and personalized graduation announcements.

The graduation application deadline for Spring 2016 is Tuesday, March 15.  The 2016 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Saturday morning, May 14, beginning at 9:00 a.m. at the Orchard Road Christian Center at 8081 E. Orchard Road in Greenwood Village.

For more information, please contact Graduation Coordinator Eric Rogers at eric.rogers@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5630.


PLEASE NOTE:  as of Jan. 28, this event has been moved from March 11 to March 25

Arapahoe Community College will host an astronomy star party on Friday, March 25, from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the Littleton Campus (West Lawn; between the Main Building and Lot G).

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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.


Arapahoe Community College will once again serve as a location for the Tax Help Colorado program in 2016.

Tax Help Colorado, which is a partnership between The Piton Foundation and the Colorado Community College System (CCCS), provides Colorado families with the opportunity to have their tax return prepared and e-filed by IRS-certified officials.  These services are free to Colorado taxpayers whose annual household income was less than $53,000 in 2015.

ACC will facilitate Tax Help Colorado at its Littleton Campus (5900 S. Santa Fe Drive) on Feb. 5 and Feb. 19, as well as each Friday in March (Room A1540; first floor of the Annex Building) from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  No appointment necessary.

WHAT TO BRING TO A PARTICIPATING TAX HELP COLORADO SITE

Furthermore, Colorado families who have children at home and whose household income is less than $53,000 may be eligible for federal and state Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), as well as Child Tax Credit.  FULL DETAILS ABOUT EITC

This is the fifth straight year that ACC has worked in conjunction with The Piton Foundation to support the Tax Help Colorado program.  The ACC site facilitated 186 combined returns for a grand total of $335,972 in Federal and State refunds during the 2015 tax season.

For more information about the Tax Help Colorado program, please visit the Tax Help Colorado website or call 2-1-1.

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Clothing Swap - Bring an item, swap for anotherThe Sustainability Club will host a clothing swap on Wednesday and Thursday, March 23-24, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. both days in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

Donate used clothing and shop for something new.  Unclaimed clothing will be donated.

Most people wear 20% of their clothes 80% of the time.  It is estimated that 2.5 billion pounds of clothing ended up in landfills last year.  Clean out your closet today and recycle your slightly-worn clothes and accessories.  This two-day event is free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact Sustainability Club Faculty Advisor Lori Tigner at lori.tigner@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5781.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Top Ten Test-Taking Tips "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 22-23, 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.


Clothing Swap - Bring an item, swap for anotherThe Sustainability Club will host a clothing swap on Wednesday and Thursday, March 23-24, from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. both days in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

Donate used clothing and shop for something new.  Unclaimed clothing will be donated.

Most people wear 20% of their clothes 80% of the time.  It is estimated that 2.5 billion pounds of clothing ended up in landfills last year.  Clean out your closet today and recycle your slightly-worn clothes and accessories.  This two-day event is free and open to the public.

For more information, please contact Sustainability Club Faculty Advisor Lori Tigner at lori.tigner@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5781.


The ACC Student Success Center will facilitate its Top Ten Test-Taking Tips "Mid-day Takeaway" spring workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 22-23, 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.


ACC will be on spring break from March 14-20.  CLASSES ARE NOT IN SESSION.

Administrative offices will be open Monday - Friday (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.).


ACC will be on spring break from March 14-20.  CLASSES ARE NOT IN SESSION.

Administrative offices will be open Monday - Friday (8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.).