ACC Guarantees Debt-Free College with ‘Alamance Promise’ Initiative

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON June 15, 2022

(June 15, 2022) – Alamance Community College has introduced a new initiative called Alamance Promise that ensures all students with financial need can afford a two-year education. Under Alamance Promise, the ACC Foundation will provide donated funds to bridge the gap as a “last-dollar” scholarship to fully pay for tuition and fees not covered byRead More…

Baylor University-bound Graduate Credits ACC Experience as Right Decision

Baylor University-bound Graduate Credits ACC Experience as Right Decision

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON June 14, 2022

(June 14, 2002) – Claire Brinkley, a 2022 Alamance Community College graduate, is headed to Baylor University this fall where she plans to study sports marketing. Her North Carolina roots – and successful educational career at ACC – both played a pivotal role in helping the Western Alamance High graduate fulfill her decision to transferRead More…

ACC Expands Dental Assisting Program to UNC Campus

ACC Expands Dental Assisting Program to UNC Campus

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON June 9, 2022

(June 9, 2022) – The Dental Assisting program at Alamance Community College is expanding its offerings for prospective students who live east of Alamance County by opening a satellite campus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill starting in January 2023. ACC at UNC, as the new cohort is known, will allow studentsRead More…

ACC Honors 818 Graduates at First In-Person Commencement in Two Years

ACC Honors 818 Graduates at First In-Person Commencement in Two Years

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON June 6, 2022

(June 6, 2022) – Alamance Community College held its first in-person commencement exercises in two years on June 3, providing 818 graduates of curriculum and GED/Adult High School programs the opportunity to celebrate with family and friends at the ceremony held on the Elon University campus. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, commencement was held virtuallyRead More…

College Honors Distinguished Alumni, Faculty, and Student Excellence

College Honors Distinguished Alumni, Faculty, and Student Excellence

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON May 27, 2022

(May 27, 2022) – Alamance Community College alumni, faculty, staff, and students were honored by the College Thursday evening, May 26, at the 2022 Celebrating Excellence Awards, hosted by the ACC Board of Trustees and the ACC Foundation Board of Directors. The annual event, held at the Alamance Country Club, honors those who have achievedRead More…

ACC Students Awarded UNCG Community College Presidents’ Scholarships

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON May 24, 2022

(May 24, 2022) – Two Alamance Community College students graduating this spring have been awarded UNCG Community College Presidents’ Scholarships to attend the University of North Carolina at Greensboro this fall. Amanda Clabaugh will earn her Associate in Science from ACC on June 3, graduating with High Honors. She has 55 credit hours in the AssociateRead More…

College Uses $25,000 Grant to Teach Digital Literacy

College Uses $25,000 Grant to Teach Digital Literacy

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON May 16, 2022

(May 16, 2022) – Alamance Community College (ACC) received $25,000 from the state as one of 43 Title II programs that received a total allocation of $1,075,000 to create a Digital Navigator Network. “The pandemic amplified the importance of having a comprehensive understanding of technologies many of us take for granted,” said Thomas Stith, NCRead More…

ACC’s PACE Success Coach to Take Spotlight at National Educational Conference

ACC’s PACE Success Coach to Take Spotlight at National Educational Conference

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON May 9, 2022

Dr. Jonathan Howle, a PACE Success Coach at Alamance Community College, has been invited to lead an interactive session next month at the 2022 Teaching Professor Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Howle will facilitate a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion session on the topic: “A Time for Action: Empowering Trans-Spectrum College Students in 2022.” This sessionRead More…

ACC’s Culinary Arts Program Offers Real-World Learning Opportunities, Excellent Careers

ACC’s Culinary Arts Program Offers Real-World Learning Opportunities, Excellent Careers

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON May 6, 2022

(May 6, 2022) – When it comes to acquiring real-world experience while learning a new career, it’s impossible to find anything more instructive and life-changing that the Culinary Arts program at Alamance Community College. Here students have options to earn multiple credentials—including an Associate in Applied Science degree—that pave the way for high-paying careers inRead More…

ACC Announces Staff Member of the Year Recipient

ACC Announces Staff Member of the Year Recipient

POSTED BY jkyoung654 ON May 3, 2022

(May 3, 2022) – Alamance Community College has announced that Monica Isbell, Disability Services Coordinator, is the 2021-2022 recipient for Staff Member of the Year. Isbell joined the College in 2006 as Disability Services Coordinator. In that role, Isbell provides training and information about disability accessibility and accommodations to the faculty and staff. She isRead More…