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Alvin Community College

May 16, 2011 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a graduation ceremony for students in the college's kindergarten program. More
May 13, 2011 -- Alvin Community College will host the Kelly Dean Group for its first "Alvin Live" concert event on June 9. More
May 02, 2011 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents recently approved online degree programs for the college's General Studies and General Liberal Arts degrees. More
April 28, 2011 -- Alvin Community College today announced that it has been ranked by The Aspen Institute as one of the top 120 community college in the country for "student success in completion, consistent improvement in outcomes over time and equity in outcomes for students of all racial/ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds". More
April 07, 2011 -- The Alvin Community College Band and ACC Wind Ensemble recently performed their spring concert. More
March 31, 2011 -- Alvin Community College's Mu Upsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa recently inducted 34 new students as members. More
March 25, 2011 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday approved a $25 per credit hour fee for Alvin Independent School District students taking dual credit classes on high school campuses. More
March 24, 2011 -- Alvin Community College is accepting applications for the fall session of its kindergarten program. More
March 18, 2011 -- Alvin Community College Music Department students and faculty recently entertained guests during Brazoria County Day in Austin. More
March 18, 2011 -- Alvin Community College recently presented scholarships to students at the college's annual open house. More
March 05, 2011 -- “Toxigenic,” a mixed media artwork by Krysten Bailey, was chosen for an international juried exhibition sponsored by the Hungarian Multicultural Center that will be on display at the Ferencvarosi Gallery in Budapest May 26 through June 21. More
February 25, 2011 -- Alvin Community College Band Director David Griffith recently oversaw his first all-state program as president of the Texas Community College Band Directors Association. More
February 24, 2011 -- Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright on Monday hosted the annual President's Day Forum. More
February 24, 2011 -- Alvin Community College's Phi Theta Kappa Mu Upsilon Chapter is hosting a diaper and formula drive through March 25. More
February 23, 2011 -- Alvin Community College recently honored students who were named to the fall 2010 Merit List. More
February 23, 2011 -- The Alvin Community College Athletic Department will host its eighth annual golf tournament on March 28 at Southwyck Golf Club in Pearland. More
February 22, 2011 -- Alvin Community College recently honored students on the college's 2011 Dean's List. More
February 20, 2011 -- Alvin Community College has published information on recent and upcoming events. More
February 13, 2011 -- Alvin Community College has released its events calendar for February through August. More
February 13, 2011 -- An Evening of Big Band at Alvin Community College took place on February 5 to raise funds for ACC Music Department scholarships. More
February 08, 2011 -- Alvin Community College will host a "Texas-style" open house on March 10. More
January 31, 2011 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents, in their meeting last week, received an update regarding the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools reaffirmation and accreditation process for the college. More
January 21, 2011 -- The Texas Legislature issued its preliminary budget proposals this week with House Bill 1, putting forward cuts in budgets for higher education, with area community colleges possibly receiving additional cuts in the next biennium, and the state considering complete de-funding of four community colleges. More
January 12, 2011 -- Alvin Community College has published information about recent training for new student ambassadors for the spring 2011 semester, dual credit culinary arts students' final exam and events calendar for January through August. More
January 12, 2011 -- Thomas Schuenemann, the first to graduate through Alvin Community College's dual degree program, graduated from Texas A&M University at Kingsville on December 17. More
January 06, 2011 -- Alvin Community College's Continuing Education Workforce Development Department will offer one-day classes in piano and guitar on January 15. More
December 15, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Foundation held its annual Christmas Gala on December 7. More
December 15, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Child Development Laboratory School hosted a snow day on December 10. More
December 15, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently held a Breakfast with Santa event at the main campus where food collected from the annual ACC CAN Feed the Hungry and Alvin Independent School District Shellie Garza Memorial Food Drive was distributed. More
December 15, 2010 -- Alvin Community Band members recently performed with the Brazosport College and Community Wind Ensemble and the College of the Mainland Concert Band during the Festival of Carols at The Clarion at Brazosport College, in Lake Jackson, on December 10. More
December 13, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will hold registration for upcoming GED classes at its Pearland Center on January 6 and at the main campus in Alvin on January 11 and 13. More
December 06, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Honors Program students recently presented their honors projects. More
December 06, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Emergency Medical Technology program recently held a trauma workshop. More
December 05, 2010 -- Alvin Community College baseball players and the coaching staff worked with kids from all over southeast Texas to help improve their hitting, fielding, base running and pitching skills during the the 9th Annual Free Baseball Camp at Morgan Park in Alvin on December 2. More
December 03, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Court Reporting instructors recently challenged students to extra practice sessions to prepare them for a career in court reporting. More
December 03, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers performed their annual Christmas Concert on Wednesday. More
December 02, 2010 -- Dacia Mickens, web developer at Alvin Community College, will be featured in December's issue of "Shape" magazine with an article on her challenges and tactics in losing more than 45 pounds. More
December 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a Workforce and Business Development Summit, featuring the Texas Workforce Commission's Larry Jones. More
November 29, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Baseball Team will host its Sixth Annual Baseball Dinner and Auction on December 10. More
November 24, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted an intraprofessional training drill for students enrolled in Emergency Medical Technology, Associate Degree Nursing, Respiratory Care and Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography programs. More
November 24, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy recently conducted practical training for cadets. More
November 23, 2010 -- Alvin Community College baseball players Ben Coram, Cameron Blinka, Joe Tallerine and Jack Mabe recently signed letters of intent to attend major universities. More
November 23, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently received the Partnership Award from the Texas Workforce Commission. More
November 22, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has released information on the new Texas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers state treasurer and the annual Alvin Community Band and Alvin Community College Wind Ensemble Christmas concert. More
November 19, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday voted unanimously to approve a new associate degree program in pediatric echocardiography. More
November 14, 2010 -- The "Christmas Trio" will open at the Alvin Community College Theatre on December 4. More
November 14, 2010 -- The Greater Gulf Coast Parks and Recreation Directors Association hosted a free all-day training workshop for maintenance workers in Alvin on November 5. More
November 14, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation will feature the Buck Reams Chuckwagon Show at its 11th Annual Christmas Gala on December 7. More
November 13, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Allied Health Programs sponsored the annual Fall Fitness Fair at ACC on November 4. More
November 13, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has released information on recent ACC Mu Upsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa inductees, the Soroptimist International of Alvin Women’s Opportunity Award, the ACC Music Department's annual Christmas Choir Concert, and a recent visit from Bill Nash. More
November 12, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Thursday hosted a ceremony in honor of Veterans Day. More
November 10, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Speech and Drama Department will present its Christmas holiday performance on December 4-5 and 9-11, with performances of "An Implausible Clause", "The Gift of the Magi", and "The Littlest Angel". More
November 06, 2010 -- Alvin Community College held the 35th Annual Fall Festival & Carnival on October 30. More
November 04, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Art Department will host a pottery workshop on November 15. More
November 01, 2010 -- To commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy, the Criminal Justice Advisory Board for ACC will host a Bi-County Law Enforcement Appreciation Dinner for area law enforcement officers and criminal justice officials on November 11. More
November 01, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Officers Joey Breaux and Olivia Martinez held a self-defense workshop for women on the main campus on October 25. More
October 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College students on October 26 tried to win Houston Rockets tickets by getting a pumpkin in a bucket by whipping it with a towel. More
October 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College’s mascot, Blue, recently gave a virtual tour of the campus to third grade Floresville South Elementary students. More
October 25, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a regional conference for Associate Degree Nursing Faculty in the Gulf Coast region. More
October 21, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Wednesday was presented a $1.3 million grant by Texas Workforce Commission Commissioner Ronny Congleton to provide training for new and existing employees at four area petrochemical companies. More
October 21, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Wednesday announced that Associate Degree Nursing Instructor Manuela Imthurn has been nominated to represent the college in competing for the Piper Professor Award from the Texas Comptroller's Office. More
October 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host a free information for its Orthopedic Technician Program on November 2. More
October 15, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Writers' Club will host its annual Poetry Workshop on November 13. More
October 14, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host a free concert on October 21 honoring the space program. More
October 11, 2010 -- A programmer/analyst in the IT Department at Alvin Community College, Jason Dentler just released his first book, the NHibernate 3.0 Cookbook, this month. More
October 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host the 35th Annual Fall Festival & Carnival on October 30. More
September 26, 2010 -- A group of current and former Alvin Community College employees will have the opportunity to perform at Carnegie Hall next spring. More
September 19, 2010 -- The Brad Absher Band, a Gulf Coast southern blues band, became the first performers to play on KACC Live in Alvin Community College’s new 60-seat performance venue on September 9. More
September 17, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently announced that it has reached record enrollment for the third consecutive semester, with 5,736 students registered. More
September 17, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently partnered with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston to help associate degree nursing students transition to the bachelor of science in nursing program at UTMB's School of Nursing. More
September 10, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently received funds from the Jobs and Education for Texans program to purchase new equipment to assist in training students for technical careers in electroneurodiagnostics and associate degree nursing. More
September 09, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a three-day training course in underwater body and weapon recovery for public safety divers. More
September 06, 2010 -- Alvin Community College honored employees for their years of service during the annual ACC Fall Professional Development Workshop on Auguat 24. More
August 27, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday voted to adopt a budget of $24.51 million for the 2010-2011 for maintenance and operations of the college, as well as adopt a tax rate of $0.199830 per $100 valuation, the same rate currently held by the college. More
August 22, 2010 -- Alvin Community College released a story on 7-year-old Alvin resident Caleb Jones and his idea on how to raise money for the Women’s Center of Brazoria County. More
August 19, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently announced that Judy Shores, a student in the college's certified nursing assistant program, earned a perfect score on the state's certified nurse aide exam. More
August 17, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will kick off a series of concerts for its "Alvin Live" venue in the fall, which will provide a training tool for the college's broadcast communications students. More
August 12, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host an open house for employers who employ workers with industrial electrical technology and programmable logic controller skills on August 24 at the Pearland Center. More
August 08, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will offer low cost massage therapy for a limited time. More
August 08, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has released information on upcoming registration for GED classes and ESL classes. More
August 03, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Upward Bound students recently were named the champions of a competition with other area Upward Bound programs. More
August 03, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host one-day music classes in piano and guitar on August 14. More
August 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College is holding a contest to name the college's mascot, a dolphin, through August 11 on the college's Facebook page. More
August 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has released information on its recent summer recent enrichment class and some of its Health Occupations Students of America members. More
July 26, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents last week voted to increase tuition by $4 per credit hour for in-district students and $8 per credit hour for out-of-district students. More
July 26, 2010 -- Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Glassell School of Art Jewelry and Enameling Department Head Sandie Zilker recently served as a guest instructor during an art metals course at Alvin Community College. More
July 21, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a workshop, attended by doctors from Baylor College of Medicine's Sleep Disorders Fellowship Program and the University of Texas Sleep Medicine Fellowship Program, to learn about various sleep disorder testing methods. More
July 21, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently participated in a community health fair at the HealthSource clinic in Alvin. More
July 16, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host a blood drive on July 22. More
July 05, 2010 -- Alvin Community College administrative professional Wendy Klentzman of Alvin was installed as the Texas Educational Support Staff Association state president at the annual summer work conference in Frisco on June 25. More
June 28, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents last week received the proposed 2010-2011 annual budget from college administrators. More
June 28, 2010 -- Alvin Community College released photos and information on the most recent Busy Bodies Kids' College held on June 23 and an open house event at the main campus held on June 22. More
June 28, 2010 -- Soroptimist International of Alvin (SIOA) members honored two local women for their impact on the community and awarded numerous grants during their annual end of year luncheon on June 15. More
June 21, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Continuing Education Workforce Development Department recently began offering a training program in orthopedic technology. More
June 20, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Health Occupations Students of America members Rubi Vega and Garrick Alvarez and ACC alumnus Brandon Greak held a barbecue fundraiser at the Wal-mart in Alvin on June 13. More
June 08, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Speech and Drama Department will present "King Midas and the Touch of Gold", June 21-24, as part of the Summer Children's Theatre Festival. More
June 08, 2010 -- The Alvin Parks and Recreation Department will host its annual Fourth of July concert and fireworks display on July 4 at Alvin Community College. More
June 07, 2010 -- Alvin Community College radio station KACC recently hosted a live performance by the Mark May Band. More
June 05, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Continuing Education Workforce Development Department healthcare programs will host an open house on June 22 at the main campus. More
June 04, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host art enrichment workshops for youth this summer starting on June 29. More
June 04, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently held commencement ceremonies for its GED program graduates. More
June 01, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently presented the Nelda Harlan Scholarship from the American Association of University Women to Alicia Richards, who received her GED in May. More
May 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has released information about a wellness program that was enacted approximately 20 years ago and now allows staff members to take up to 30 minutes out of their work schedule three times each week to exercise. More
May 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy held its graduation on May 25. More
May 27, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host a dinner to benefit the Bay Area Council of Boy Scouts of America on June 3 at the Nolan Ryan Center. More
May 20, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host its 11th annual All-Skills Softball Camp June 28 through July 1. More
May 19, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Tuesday canvassed the results of the May 8 election and administered oaths of office to L.H. "Pete" Nash, Karlis Ercums, III and Mac Barrow, who are serving their second terms on the board. More
May 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently awarded a degree to its first dual degree program graduate from Manvel High School. More
May 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has announced that it is offering one-day classes in piano and guitar through the college's Continuing Education Workforce Development Department. More
May 16, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College kindergarten program held its graduation ceremony on May 7. More
May 16, 2010 -- Alvin Community College participated in the Alvin High School 2010 Senior Awards Night on May 10. More
May 16, 2010 -- The Texas Veterans Land Board and Alvin Community College will host a free veterans’ benefits seminar at the Nolan Ryan Center on June 14. More
May 09, 2010 -- Alvin Community College student athletes from the baseball and softball programs were honored for their academic achievements for the 2009-2010 school year during the annual ACC Sports Banquet on April 30. More
May 09, 2010 -- Alvin Community College released information on recent events including the ACC Associate Degree Nursing Program graduation pinning ceremony, a celebration of Cinco de Mayo, and the first "Art in the Park" event. More
May 09, 2010 -- Through its Learning for Life program, the Bay Area Council of Boy Scouts of America is now making many opportunities and resources available to every kindergarten through 12th grade student in Galveston and Brazoria Counties. More
May 09, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will hold auditions for its Summer Children’s Theatre Festival May 12-13 in the newly renovated main campus theatre. More
May 06, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Monday published a photo from a dedication ceremony held in Alvin for a memorial monument for North Side School, which was a school for children of Mexican descent that operated in Alvin in the early to mid-1900s. More
May 05, 2010 -- Alvin Community College honored several students during the Awards Day Ceremony on April 26. More
May 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College students enrolled in the criminal justice, paralegal and court reporting programs, with the help of attorneys from the Houston law firm of Berg & Androphy, took part in a mock trial at the Friendswood Municipal Court on April 22. More
May 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright honored five students as 2010 Presidential Scholars during the annual President's Tea on April 27. More
May 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College biology instructor John Matula, of Alvin, was recently chosen to attend the annual Hawaii National Great Teachers Seminar in August. More
April 30, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently published pictures from its paint recycling event and of Bryan Gardner, an art student who recently won a scholarship during an art competition at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake. More
April 30, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Monday announced that it has entered into an articulation agreement with Texas Chiropractic College to allow students to transfer into the Doctor of Chiropractic Program. More
April 29, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a special performance by country and gospel music singer-songwriter Bill Nash for students of the college's country music history class. More
April 23, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday voted unanimously to approve a $4 per credit hour tuition increase for in-district students and $7 for out-of-district students. More
April 22, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Board of Regents candidate for Position 8 Michael "Drab" Green recently participated in a candidate forum in Manvel. More
April 11, 2010 -- NewsRadio 740 KTRH GardenLine host and author Randy Lemmon gave gardening tips while signing autographs during the annual Alvin Community College Foundation Author’s Luncheon on April 6. More
April 11, 2010 -- The East Texas Gulf Coast Regional Trauma Advisory Council and Alvin EMS recently held a simulated mass casualty drill at Alvin Community College. More
April 09, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently opened new weight and fitness rooms at the college's campus. More
March 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Phi Theta Kappa Mu Upsilon Chapter recently inducted new members. More
March 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted the Gulf Coast Intercollegiate Conference Directors' Band during the GCIC Jazz Festival. More
March 30, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has announced that April 7 is the deadline to apply for two $500 scholarships being offered by the Soroptimist International of Alvin. More
March 26, 2010 -- Alvin Community College today announced that the college's board of regents has approved its annual property insurance coverage through Victory Insurance Agency, Inc. More
March 23, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host its annual Writers' Workshop on April 17. More
March 23, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host an open house on April 15. More
March 15, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Friday announced that it has received "Endorsed College" status from the Gulf Coast Process Technology Alliance. More
March 14, 2010 -- Alvin Community College is preparing for accreditation review by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. More
March 10, 2010 -- Alvin Community College today held a drawing for positions on the ballot for Position 8 on the college board of regents. More
March 09, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Monday announced the names of candidates for three positions on the college board of regents for the May 8 election. More
March 05, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has announced that it will now offer an associate's degree in Electroneurodiagnostics. More
March 04, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation will host gardening expert and author Randy Lemmon as guest speaker at the annual Author's Luncheon on April 6. More
March 04, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has published information about a recent meeting with Texas Workforce Commissioner Ronald Congleton, an upcoming social networking class and upcoming free concerts. More
March 01, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Broadcast Communications students are participating in an internship at this year's Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo by working to produce a video series and shoot video footage at rodeo events. More
February 26, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday voted to approve the reconstruction of a two-mile walking and jogging track at the main campus. More
February 25, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host the Gulf Coast Intercollegiate Conference Jazz Festival on March 27. More
February 25, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Theatre will open its production of "Into the Woods" on March 6. More
February 22, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has announced that the Soroptimist International of Alvin organization recently collected more than $9,800 for The Salvation Army through its annual bell ringing campaign. More
February 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has announced that it will offer a one day course on professionalism in healthcare on March 27. More
February 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Tuesday published photographs from the annual President's Forum, a retirement ceremony for Pam Kosler and Bob Ward, the Technical Support, Clerical and Maintenance Staff Workshop and the "Cupid Shuffle" dance for Valentine's Day. More
February 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Wednesday announced that it has received a $1 million grant to provide tuition-free technical training and support services for unemployed and low-income residents. More
February 13, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently honored students who earned a place on the fall 2009 Dean’s List. More
February 13, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently honored students who earned a place on the Fall 2009 Merit List. More
February 12, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Wednesday announced that it has set a record for enrollment, with 5,296 students enrolled for the spring semester. More
February 12, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has announced the winners of the 15th Annual Alvin Independent School District and ACC Science Fair. More
February 12, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Student Government Association recently elected new officers for 2010. More
February 06, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Continuing Education Workforce Development Department is offering Zumba Fitness classes for the first time this month. More
February 06, 2010 -- Alvin Community College is providing training in nursing for former military personnel. More
February 02, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Friday announced that the Galveston County Community Action Council, Inc. is offering grants to eligible students to participate in the college's workforce training programs. More
February 01, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday voted to call for an election on May 8 for Position 7, Position 8 and Position 9 on the board. More
January 31, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy has posted photos from its Marksman Course. More
January 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Band Director David Griffith gave students of the First Steps Early Learning Center in Alvin an opportunity to try different instruments during a tour of the ACC band hall. More
January 31, 2010 -- Alvin Community College is offering free workshops on basic computer-aided drafting and design techniques. More
January 29, 2010 -- Alvin Community College today announced that it will hold elections on May 8 for Position 7, Position 8 and Position 9 on the college's board of regents. More
January 28, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's "Parents Exploring Educational Possibilities for Success", or PEEPS program, recently held an informational workshop for Spanish-speaking families. More
January 28, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently published photos of students in the college's Process Technology internship program. More
January 22, 2010 -- Alvin Community College on Wednesday announced that it has received a $24,000 grant from the Foundation of the National Student Nurses' Association for the college's nursing program. More
January 19, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently held an opening reception for an exhibit of artwork created by faculty at Alvin Independent School District on display at the ACC Gallery. More
January 18, 2010 -- Alvin Community College has published an Events Calendar. More
January 15, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will host its 7th Annual Healthcare Job Fair on Sunday. More
January 14, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted exchange students from the Zhejiang Police College in China at the college's indoor firing range. More
January 11, 2010 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation and Upward Bound program recently received a $1,000 grant from State Farm. More
December 20, 2009 -- Texas Governor’s Legislative Director and former Texas Senator Kenneth L. Armbrister presented Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright with recognition and greetings from Gov. Rick Perry at the ACC Law Enforcement Academy graduation ceremony on December 11. More
December 17, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy No. 84 graduated on December 11. More
December 17, 2009 -- Alvin Community College on Tuesday announced that it has received a rating of "A+" from rating agency Fitch for the college's limited tax general obligation bond and finncial operations. More
December 17, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will offer the Foreign Policy Association's "Great Decisions" annual program beginning February 23. More
December 17, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has published photos from the Alvin Church of Christ "Breakfast with Santa" event, which was held at the college on December 12. More
December 10, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has published photos from the ACC EMT Day event held on December 5. More
December 10, 2009 -- Alvin Community College on Tuesday announced that it has "reworked and revamped" its pharmacy technician program. More
December 10, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will offer a creative writing course in the spring semester. More
December 10, 2009 -- Alvin Comunity College recently published photos from a recognition ceremony for instructor Sue Moore, a live performance by "Blue Mafia" on radio station KACC, a visit by Alvin Cub Scout Pack 406 and a recent baseball camp. More
December 08, 2009 -- Alvin Community College student Troy Cornelius was recently chosen to perform with the Texas Community College All-State Jazz Ensemble. More
December 07, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently honored instructor Gerald Pullen on his retirement after 39 years of service at the college. More
December 03, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation recently held its annual Christmas Gala. More
December 03, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted its University Day Fair, with representatives from Texas colleges giving opportunity to ask questions, interact and network. More
November 30, 2009 -- Alvin Community College's Law Enforcement Academy will offer basic handgun safety and basic handgun marksmanship courses in January. More
November 25, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently provided training polysomnography for Baylor College of Medicine physicians. More
November 24, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a pumpkin pie eating contest. More
November 23, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that the college's continuing education department has formed the "Bookends" Book Club. More
November 22, 2009 -- Alvin Community College hosted a Career Choices Open House at the main campus on November 17. More
November 20, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents on Thursday authorized administrators to plan for a new certificate program and associate degree in electroneurodiagnostic technology. More
November 19, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Baseball Team will host is annual fundraising dinner and aution on December 4 at Living Faith Outreach in Dickinson. More
November 19, 2009 -- Alvin Community College on Tuesday announced that Wendy Del Bello, assistant to the president and executive director of development, was recently named YMCA "Volunteer of the Year". More
November 18, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host its annual free baseball camp on December 5. More
November 15, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Diagnostic Cardiovascular Sonography Department Chair Jessica Murphy demonstrated the use of ultrasound equipment for viewing the heart for Ball High School students, participating in the Communities in Schools program, during a tour of the ACC main campus on November 10. Photo
November 12, 2009 -- The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Alvin Post on Wednesday presented Jake Shafer with a citation in recognition of his service in collecting donations for the DeGeorge Homeless Veterans Shelter in Houston. More
November 12, 2009 -- Alvin Community College is participating in the Arts & Creative Writing Program offered by The Periwinkle Foundation that allows thousands of children undergoing treatment at the Texas Children’s Cancer Center the opportunity to express themselves with painting, drawing, writing and other forms. More
November 11, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Music Department will host its annual Christmas Choir Concert on December 2 at First United Methodist Church in Alvin. More
November 11, 2009 -- Cathy Forsythe, former broadcaster and chair of the Broadcast Communications Department at Alvin Community College, was posthumously inducted into the Texas Radio Hall of Fame during a ceremony on Sunday. More
November 08, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation is sponsoring a drawing for a $2,000 travel voucher, Dell Mini Netbook and Apple iPod touch to help raise funds for student scholarships, community enrichment programs and staff development. More
November 06, 2009 -- The Brazoria County Community Coalition, in collaboration with Alvin Community College educated college students today on campus about the consequences of underage drinking and drunk driving. More
October 27, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that the Alvin Chapter of Soroptimist International is seeking applicants for its Alvin Women's Opportunity Award. More
October 27, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a workshop on pottery techniques for students from the Bay Area Christian School. More
October 26, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College 34th Annual Fall Festival & Carnivalwas held on October 24. More
October 21, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will hold its “Career Choices” open house on November 17 in the newly remodeled student center. More
October 21, 2009 -- Alvin Community College students enrolled in a country music history course designed to fulfill music appreciation credits toward a degree got a live country music history lesson on October 12. More
October 21, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host its 34th Annual Fall Poetry Workshop on November 21. More
October 15, 2009 -- Communities in Schools Director of Program Development Roberta Leal and CIS Campus Coordinator Robin Ciresi provided Alvin Community College students enrolled in an Introduction to Social Work class with information about the organization’s history, mission and employment opportunities on October 15. Photo
October 15, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released information on its learning lab and what it offers. More
October 14, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Education and Senior Services provided transportation to the Brazoria County Fair for senior citizens on October 13. More
October 13, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Theatre will hold open auditions on October 19 for its production of "A Christmas Story". More
October 09, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Student Activities hosted Eileen Gilley, one of four guest speakers who shared personal survival stories to highlight National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, on October 7. More
October 08, 2009 -- Alvin Community College released a feature on Tammara Burch of Pearland, a single mom who has chosen to attend the college so she can earn a degree to support her children with a higher paying career. More
October 07, 2009 -- Texas District 11 Senator Mike Jackson and District 29 Representative Randy Weber addressed Alvin Community College student ambassadors during their monthly meeting at the main campus on October 5. Photo
October 06, 2009 -- The Alvin-Manvel Area Chamber of Commerce Leadership Class observed Alvin Community College Art Department Chair Dennis LaValley demonstrate pottery making on October 2. Photo
October 02, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Athletic Department has canceled its 7th annual golf tournament scheduled for October 12 at the Southwyck Golf Club in Pearland. More
October 01, 2009 -- Alvin Community College's Art Gallery is hosting an exhibit of the work of Michael Zikogiannis, a Pasadena artist who uses scrap metal to create his works, through October 30. More
October 01, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Industrial Design Technology Department hosted a free AutoCAD workshop for the community on September 26. Photo
October 01, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released information on the recent Houston Orienteering Club’s Challenger 7 Orienteering Meet. Photo
September 29, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host the 34th Annual Fall Festival & Carnival on October 24. More
September 25, 2009 -- Alvin Community College board of regents on Thursday voted to keep staff acting as the general contractor for the hurricane reconstruction projects on campus. More
September 25, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Process Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree recently received program recognition from the Texas Skill Standards Board for being integrated with statewide, industry-defined standards. More
September 24, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has announced that it is now offering belly dancing classes at the main campus and the Pearland Center. Photo
September 24, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Theatre will open its production of "Lend Me a Tenor" on October 10. More
September 17, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released its calendar of events for the end of September through December. More
September 17, 2009 -- Alvin Community College announced that its new Boot Camp Indoor/Outdoor Fitness Training program "can make fitness fun and purposeful". More
September 17, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Continuing Education Workforce Development Department recently announced that it now offers a new 32-hour course that prepares participants to become a personal fitness trainer. More
September 16, 2009 -- The Industrial Design Technology Department at Alvin Community College on September 26 will offer a free workshop on two-dimensional and three-dimensional design using AutoCAD, one of the world’s most popular drafting and design software applications. More
September 15, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present its fall play, the comedy “Lend Me a Tenor” by Ken Ludwig, on October 10-11 and October 15-17 in the main campus theatre. More
September 15, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently announced that it has record enrollment numbers this semester. More
September 14, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released information on the changes that have taken place and are still taking place since Hurricane Ike. More
September 11, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps students received combat water survival training at the University of Houston on September 9. Photo
September 11, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy students raised and lowered the flags to half-mast in honor of those who lost their lives on 9/11 during a ceremony on September 10. Photo
September 10, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released information about its upcoming free success and career workshops. More
September 09, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Athletic Department will host its 7th annual golf tournament October 12 at Southwyck Golf Club in Pearland. More
September 09, 2009 -- Houston blues artist Dave Nevling and his band The Blues Kats will perform live on 89.7 KACC-FM on September 24. More
August 31, 2009 -- Alvin Community College, during a regular board meeting on August 27, entered into an articulation agreement with University of Houston-Clear Lake to allow reverse transfer credits. More
August 28, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Board of Regents on August 27 approved the revised annual Maintenance and Operations Budget for the 2009-2010 fiscal year and reduced the total effective tax rate for the seventh consecutive year. More
August 26, 2009 -- Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright on August 25 presented a resolution to Cleo Congrady, in appreciation for her commitment and dedication to the community and public education. More
August 26, 2009 -- Alvin Community College held a blood drive on August 25. More
August 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College honored employees for their years of service during the annual ACC Fall Professional Development Workshop on August 19. More
August 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright of Alvin, was honored for his 40 years of service during the annual ACC Fall Professional Development Workshop on August 19. More
August 20, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Faculty and Staff Development Committee sponsored the annual Fall Professional Development Workshop on August 19. More
August 18, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released information about Stacy Ebert, who was recently appointed director of the Alternative Medicine and Massage Therapy Program, and some of her goals for the program. More
August 12, 2009 -- Alvin Community College released information about how ACC computer instructor Mike Maul challenges himself and his horses "by competing in endurance races throughout the southwestern United States". More
August 12, 2009 -- Alvin Community College massage therapy students, in order to gain experience, will be offering low cost massage therapy to the public for a limited time. More
August 12, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released its calendar of events for August through January. More
August 06, 2009 -- The Brazoria County Community Coalition, in collaboration with Alvin Community College, this week educated college freshmen about the consequences of underage drinking. More
August 05, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that it is offering English as a Second Language classes at the Pearland Center. More
August 05, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Upward Bound students earned their fifth consecutive championship during an annual competition held in Galveston on July 16. More
August 03, 2009 -- Alvin Community College last week held an orientation session for new students. More
July 29, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has started a student ambassador program "to help promote involvement and enthusiasm for higher education opportunities and possibilities". More
July 27, 2009 -- Cathy Forsythe, who served as chair of the Broadcast Communications Department at Alvin Community College for nearly 30 years, will be inducted into the Texas Radio Hall of Fame posthumously during a ceremony on November 8. More
July 24, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Board of Regents provided direction to administrators to complete the 2009-2010 Maintenance and Operations Budget at a regular meeting immediately following a budget workshop on July 23. More
July 23, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Criminal Justice Department Chair Maurice Cook and Law Enforcement Training Coordinators Jeff Gambrell and Ronny Phillips recently became certified TASER instructors. More
July 20, 2009 -- The Brad Absher Band, a Gulf Coast southern blues band, will perform live on 89.7 KACC-FM July 23, as part of the KACC Live series. More
July 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College held its fourth annual Super Saturday event on July 18. More
July 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Dean of Students JoAn Anderson attended a United States Army ROTC Leaders Training Course in Fort Knox, Kentucky on July 8-11. More
July 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released its events calendar for August through November. More
June 29, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host its annual new student orientation, “The Road to College Success,” on July 30 in the ACC gym. More
June 29, 2009 -- Seventeen-year-old Marshall Smiley became Alvin Community College's youngest graduate when he graduated with his first associate degree in December. More
June 29, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present the second show of the Summer Children’s Theatre Festival season, “In One Basket” by Shirley Pugh, July 27-30 at the ACC Pearland Center. More
June 26, 2009 -- Alvin Community College held a weeklong art studio class for kids on June 24. More
June 26, 2009 -- Alvin Community College released photos from two classes offered during ACC Busy Bodies Kids' College on June 22 at the Pearland Center. More
June 26, 2009 -- Diane Falkenhagen, a 30-year studio jeweler and new instructor at Alvin Community College, will offer introductory and advanced art metal courses at ACC this fall. More
June 25, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that it has established a new Enrollment Services Center to assist with registration, admissions, financial aid, and other customer service items for its students. More
June 25, 2009 -- Alvin Community College broadcast communications students recently assisted Houston television station Channel 2 with the digital signal transition by manning phone stations for the channel's help line. More
June 19, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Summer Children’s Theatre Festival production of “Charlotte’s Web” will run at the Pearland Center June 22-25. More
June 19, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Continuing Education Workforce Development Department will initiate Conversational Spanish classes in Pearland on September 1. More
June 19, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has partnered with 360training.com to deliver online continuing education courses to provide an efficient and cost effective method for professionals in the hospitality and restaurant industry, construction and cosmetology fields to stay current with mandatory continuing education obligations. More
June 17, 2009 -- Vic Kalsey was recently hired as a new Process Technology instructor at Alvin Community College. More
June 15, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently signed an agreement with Brazosport College to allow ACC students to transfer up to 75 college credit hours toward a bachelor's degree program at Brazosport. More
June 09, 2009 -- Alvin Community College hosted the Inaugural Horizon Technologies Summer Symposium at the Alvin Community College Pearland Center on June 4. More
June 03, 2009 -- Alvin Community College announced that many of its music department instructors perform professionally. More
June 03, 2009 -- To make registering at Alvin Community College easy for first-time students, Advising Services will host its fourth annual “Super Saturday” event on July 18. More
May 28, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present the first show of the Summer Children’s Theatre Festival season, “Charlotte’s Web” by Joseph Robinette, June 22-25 at the ACC Pearland Center Theatre. More
May 28, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will offer information about its new dental assistant program at two orientation events in June. More
May 28, 2009 -- Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright addressed Pearland Independent School District trustees regarding various partnerships, services and amenities available through the college to benefit Pearland students, during a regular meeting on May 26. More
May 23, 2009 -- District 29 Texas Representative and Alvin Community College graduate Randy Weber was honored as a “Distinguished Alumni” by Alvin Community College President Dr. Rodney Allbright during the college’s commencement ceremony on May 12. More
May 23, 2009 -- Texas State Technical College, in partnership with Alvin Community College, will host the Inaugural Horizon Technologies Summer Symposium on June 4 at the Pearland Center. More
May 23, 2009 -- Alvin Community College in partnership with Workforce Solutions of Lake Jackson will led the Summer Jobs for Youth Program, for residents of Brazoria County between the ages of 14 to 24 from low-income families, from June 8 through early August. More
May 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College's 89.7 FM KACC will debut “The Morning Drive with Joseph and Paula” on May 25. More
May 19, 2009 -- Alvin Community College in June will offer a new Project Controls Program that covers training for planning, scheduling, and cost engineering. More
May 19, 2009 -- Five Alvin Community College Law Enforcement Academy cadets were pinned with their new badges and one cadet was honored as class No. 81's Top Gun at the academy's graduation ceremony on May 14. More
May 09, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host a Process Technology Open House on June 9. More
April 28, 2009 -- Alvin Community College recently co-sponsored the Texas Gulf Coast Job Expo in Alvin. More
April 23, 2009 -- Three Alvin High School students will be graduating from Alvin Community College weeks before they graduate from Alvin High School. More
April 20, 2009 -- Actor Nathalie Holmes is now performing on Esther’s Follies stage in Austin on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. More
April 20, 2009 -- Alvin Community College administrative professional Wendy Klentzman was selected as president-elect for the Texas Educational Support Staff Association following a statewide election in March. More
April 03, 2009 -- Alvin Community College, in cooperation with numerous community partners, will host the Texas Gulf Coast Industrial Job Expo on April 23 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Alvin. More
April 03, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Criminal Justice Department will host a Texas Association of Hostage Negotiators course in Crisis Negotiation for law enforcement officers on April 23. More
April 03, 2009 -- Michael Hart spoke at the annual Alvin Community College Foundation Author’s Luncheon on March 31. More
April 02, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that Turnaround Management Company has partnered with the college to provide project controls training. More
April 02, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host its annual Writers' Workshop on April 25. More
March 27, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that technical training courses are now available in Pearland through a partnership between the college and Texas State Technical College. More
March 15, 2009 -- Alvin Community College released information on decisions made at a regular meeting on March 12. More
March 13, 2009 -- Alvin Community College regents criticized the actions of District 11 Texas Senator Mike Jackson for authoring a new bill requesting that the Pearland Independent School District be added to the San Jacinto College District’s service area during a regular meeting on March 12. More
March 12, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Dean of Instruction and Provost Dr. John Bethscheider offered his first official class as a certified yoga instructor in January for Alvin Community College employees. More
March 06, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Continuing Education Workforce Development Department will be offering a three-session course to teach the basic resources, tools, and techniques needed to research your family tree in March. More
March 03, 2009 -- Alvin Community College's Dolphins baseball team this weekend won a three-game series against Laredo Community College. More
February 25, 2009 -- Alvin Community College today announced that the City of Pearland has approved a resolution supporting a shared service area between ACC and San Jacinto College. More
February 22, 2009 -- Alvin Community College has released a calendar of events. More
February 19, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will present the musical "Snoopy!!!" at the ACC Pearland Center Theatre starting March 7. More
February 08, 2009 -- Alvin Police Chief Mike Merkel, who ran unsuccessfully for Brazoria County Sheriff, in 2004 and 2008, has donated his leftover campaign funds to a trust fund for Scholarships at Alvin Community College. More
February 08, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Continuing Education Workforce Development Department will offer a new Clinical Medical Assistant  training program beginning on April 25. More
February 07, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host its 6th Annual Healthcare Job Fair on March 11 in the new Science/Health Science Building on the main campus. More
February 03, 2009 -- Alvin Community College announced that its baseball and softball seasons will begin this week with games on Friday. More
February 01, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host a voice-over workshop for aspiring announcers on March 10. More
February 01, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present its spring musical performance, “Snoopy!!!” created by Charles M. Schulz, on March 7-8 and March 12-14 in the ACC Pearland Center Theatre. More
January 18, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host a certified fiber optics training seminar on January 26-28. More
January 18, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host its 10th Annual "An Evening of Big Band" on February 7. More
January 07, 2009 -- Alvin Community College will host a free credit information seminar on February 19. More
December 14, 2008 -- Alvin Community College has released a schedule of events at the college. More
November 20, 2008 -- Alvin Community College will offer an introductory course in printmaking in January. More
November 18, 2008 -- Alvin Community College will host its free baseball camp on December 6 at Phillips Field. More
November 18, 2008 -- Alvin Community College will open its Polysomnography program for new students in January. More
November 17, 2008 -- Alvin Community College's baseball team will host its annual fundraising dinner and auction on December 5 at Living Faith Outreach in Dickinson. More
November 15, 2008 -- Alvin Community College will present a production of "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" at the ACC Pearland Theatre Center with an opening performance on December 6. More
October 04, 2008 -- Alvin Community College will host its 33rd Annual Fall Festival and Carnival on October 25. More
October 04, 2008 -- Alvin Community College will host its annual Fall Fitness Fair on November 5 at the Science/Health Science Building on the main campus. More
October 02, 2008 -- Alvin Community College has made its facilities available for the Galveston College Whitecaps volleyball team and softball team while Galveston is recovering from Hurricane Ike's impact. More
October 02, 2008 -- Alvin Community College has relocated several personnel, offices, departments and classes due to damages from Hurricane Ike. More
October 02, 2008 -- Alvin Community College has released a schedule of college activities for the remainder of the year. More
June 11, 2008 -- Alvin Community College today announced that it will host its third annual "Super Saturday" event for first-time students on July 12. More
May 29, 2008 -- Alvin Community College's Dolphins baseball team ended its run for the JUCO World Series on Wednesday after losing to Hagerstown Community College by 11-9. More
May 28, 2008 -- Alvin Community College today announced that its Dolphins baseball team lost the first game in the third round of the JUCO World Series. More
April 26, 2008 -- Six candidates entered their names on the ballot for four open seats on the Alvin Community College Board of Regents. More


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