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Thu, 09/03/2015 - 2:30pm


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 student.activities@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5668.

Fri, 09/04/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm


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 trish.sangelo@arapahoe.edu.

Sat, 09/05/2015 (All day) - Mon, 09/07/2015 (All day)


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.

Fri, 09/11/2015 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm


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).

VISIT THE ACC ASTRONOMY PROGRAM TWITTER FEED FOR STAR PARTY UPDATES

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 jennifer.jones@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5839.

Tue, 09/15/2015 - 4:00pm


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 kathryn.winograd@arapahoe.edu or 303.797.5815.

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 10:00am


Student Life will host Constitution Day Jeopardy on Thursday, Sept. 17, beginning at 10:00 a.m. in the Second Floor Student Lounge.

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

Thu, 09/17/2015 - 2:30pm


Are you part of an official club at ACC?  All new and returning ACC officially-recognized clubs must attend a meeting on Thursday, Sept. 17, beginning at 2:30 p.m. (Room M4140) to receive institutional funds for use towards club activities and events.

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

Wed, 09/23/2015 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm


Undecided about your major or career path?  Join the Career and Transfer Center for the Career Explorer Series on Sept. 23 and 30 from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. both days in Room M2070.  Attendance at both events is required.

  • 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.

Thu, 09/24/2015 - 6:00pm


Student Life is sponsoring an evening at Domo Restaurant on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 6:00 p.m.

Domo is a Japanese Country Foods restaurant in Denver.  Chef Gaku Homma is also the founder of Aikido Nippon Kan, located at the same address.  Also in this facility is a Japanese country museum and a traditional Japanese garden, making Domo a unique dining experience.

Cost is $10 per person, and transportation is not provided.

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

Mon, 09/28/2015 - 2:30pm


ACC Writers Studio will recognize Banned Books Week with an open mic event on Monday, Sept. 28, beginning at 2:30 p.m. in the Library and Learning Commons.

Please share your favorite banned book at this open mic reading.  Banned Books Week was launched in 1982 in response to a sudden surge in the number of challenges to books in schools, bookstores and libraries.  More than 11,300 books have been challenged since 1982 according to the American Library Association.  There were 311 challenges reported to the Office of Intellectual Freedom in 2014, and many more go unreported.  Banned Books Week is the national book community's annual celebration of the freedom to read.  Hundreds of libraries and bookstores around the country draw attention to the problem of censorship by mounting displays of challenged books and hosting a variety of events.

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