Events Archive

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.

heads made of gears
ACC is giving you a chance to get to know our psychology professors at “Pizza with the Psychology Professors” on Wednesday, March 22, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. in room M3750.
 
Psychology majors, as well as undeclared students, are invited to attend and speak with Psychology faculty about summer and fall registration planning. Find out which Psychology classes to take, possible career options and more. Free pizza will be served.
 
For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact ACC Psychology Faculty Allison Hagood at allison.hagood@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5785.

The ACC Student Success Center will host its Bye Bye Test Anxiety "Mid-day Takeaway" workshop on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 21 and 22, 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.

2017 Career Fair flyer
Launch into your Career! 2017 Career Fair will be on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Visit with over 50 employers to discuss full-time and part-time work, internships and volunteer opportunities.

This event is open to ACC students, alumni, and community members. Bring your resume, and dress to impress, to make a great impression and optimize your time.

ATTENDING EMPLOYERS

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

ACC graduates
The 2017 Arapahoe Community College Graduation Expo will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday, March 21-22, 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 personalized graduation announcements and class rings.

The 2017 Commencement Ceremony will be held on Wednesday, May 10, beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Magness Arena (Ritchie Center at the University of Denver).

For more information, please visit the ACC Commencement webpage.