Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Search for Another Earth: Dr. Philip Armitage to give Nov. 4 Sherlin Lecture at CCA

Dr. Philip Armitage from the University of Colorado Boulder will deliver the fall Sherlin Lecture at the Community College of Aurora on Friday, Nov. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Dr. Armitage will present “The Search for Another Earth” in the Fine … Continue reading

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TSJC to host poet Maria Melendez

   Through the ‘Authors in Community’ program sponsored by The Colorado Humanities and Center for the Book, Trinidad State Junior College will host poet Maria Melendez, November 1 & 2.     Maria Melendez is author of two collections of poetry from … Continue reading

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FRCC to Celebrate Completion of Boulder County Campus Renovation

Students, staff, and guests will mark the completion of a $1.98 million renovation of Front Range Community College-Boulder County Campus with a ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2. The renovation includes new science and Medical Office Technology labs, … Continue reading

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Operation ACC Completion – “Follow the Purple Brick Road”

President Barack Obama and Dr. Jill Biden, along with the Colorado Community College System, have launched an initiative for increasing the graduation rates, transfer rates and retention rates of community colleges across the nation. Phi Theta Kappa, the International Honor … Continue reading

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“4 Year 4 You” coming to Arapahoe C.C.

The “4 Year 4 You” tour is visiting all of Colorado’s public community colleges during the week of Oct. 31 in an effort to increase the number of community college students transferring to four-year colleges or universities. “4 Year 4 … Continue reading

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ACC Castle Rock Campus community open house – Nov. 10

The Arapahoe Community College Castle Rock Campus will host a community open house on Thursday evening, Nov. 10, from 4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the general public. Classes at the Castle Rock Campus, … Continue reading

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ACC to facilitate Safe Zone program

The Arapahoe Community College Equality Club will facilitate a Safe Zone Program on Nov. 1, 2 and 4 at the Littleton Campus. The goal of the program is to structure a welcoming environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) … Continue reading

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World-renowned pianist and violinist to perform at RRCC

LAKEWOOD, CO – Red Rocks Community College will host the “Magic of Dance,” a violin and piano performance by DuoClassica, on Tuesday, November 1. The free event will be held at the college’s Lakewood campus in the Community room at … Continue reading

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ACC presents “Isn’t that Spatial?”

The Arapahoe Community College Student Affairs Office will present “Isn’t that Spatial? Geography’s Relevance to the 21st Century” on Monday evening, Nov. 14, at 7:00 p.m. in the Half Moon.

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OJC awarded $10.3 million in STEM grant funding

LA JUNTA — Otero Junior College President Jim Rizzuto has announced that the college has been awarded two grants totaling $10.3 million through the United States Department of Education to further science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. The grants … Continue reading

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