Monthly Archives: April 2012

ACC’s Dr. Diane Hegeman honored by Phi Theta Kappa

LITTLETON, Colo. (Apr. 30, 2012) – Arapahoe Community College Vice President for Instruction Dr. Diane Hegeman has been selected as one of 25 nationwide recipients for Phi Theta Kappa’s 2012 Distinguished College Administrator Awards, as announced earlier this month at … Continue reading

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AWRSAY Scholarship Named After RRCC-Arvada Advisor Dan Macy

LAKEWOOD, CO – Finding scholarships and grants is critical for graduating high schoolers who can’t afford to attend college but wish to become educated.  Arvada and Wheat Ridge students involved in service organizations such as Rotary Club and Kiwanis have … Continue reading

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100 GED Graduates to Walk in May

One hundred GED graduates will walk on Saturday. “We may have a few more finish this week to be able to participate in this year’s graduation ceremonies,” noted Adult Basic Education Director Julie Waters.

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Mayor Hancock speaks at ACC Scholarship Luncheon

LITTLETON, Colo. (Apr. 27, 2012) – Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock received Arapahoe Community College’s “Promoting the Power of Education” award and served as the keynote speaker at ACC’s Sixth Annual Scholarship Luncheon on Friday afternoon, Apr. 27, at the … Continue reading

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MCC Commencement Set for May 5

Morgan Community College (MCC) will host its commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 5 on the east side of the Fort Morgan Campus. The ceremony will begin at 9:00 a.m.

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Six ACC Auto Tech students compete at SkillsUSA

LITTLETON, Colo. (Apr. 26, 2012) – Six students from Arapahoe Community College’s Automotive Technology program qualified to compete at the 2012 Colorado SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference on Apr. 18-20 at WarrenTech in Lakewood.

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Two finalists selected for CCA presidential vacancy

Two finalists for the Community College of Aurora’s president’s vacancy have been forwarded by a search committee to Dr. Nancy McCallin for consideration, it was announced Thursday. McCallin, president of the Colorado Community College System, will decide in consultation with … Continue reading

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President of Colorado’s Largest System of Higher Education Named Distinguished State Community College Director by Largest Honor Society in Higher Education

Denver – On April 13, 2012, Dr. Nancy J. McCallin was awarded the prestigious Distinguished State Community College Director Award from the national Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.  The award was presented at the organization’s annual convention in Nashville, Tennessee.  … Continue reading

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CU-Boulder Science Discovery Summer Camps Come to CCD Campus

Community College of Denver (CCD) will host CU Science Discovery summer camps, June 11-29, 2012.

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Dr. Ralph Round to deliver commencement address at Otero Junior College

LA JUNTA —Dr. Ralph Round, a 1978 alumnus of Otero Junior College, will be the commencement speaker at Otero Junior College’s 70th Commencement, to be held at 10 a.m. on April 28 in the McDivitt Center Gymnasium. Dr. Round is … Continue reading

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