Amarillo College has been awarded a five-year grant by the National Science Foundation (NSF) totaling $628,000 to provide scholarships and research opportunities for STEM majors beginning this fall.
Technology-minded individuals will meet at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11 for Amarillo Make-a-Thon, an all-night, problem-solving event conceived by Amarillo Tech Meetup, says co-organizer and Amarillo College CIS instructor Dewayne Higgs.
When JD Souther arrived in Los Angeles in the late 1960s, a bumper sticker on his car proclaimed “I got my start at Amarillo College.” And what a successful start it was for the new kid in town.
By earning an associate degree at Amarillo College while he was still in high school, Myles Smith was able to achieve his bachelor’s and master’s degrees by the age of 22 – saving considerable time and money along the way.
Friends of Amarillo College’s East Campus will gather there from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 11 to celebrate the completion of two construction projects that will significantly enhance the Aviation and Diesel Technology programs.
Dr. Tamara Clunis, vice president of academic affairs at Amarillo College, has officially filled her own previous position amid a restructuring that includes a shift of responsibilities for a trio of veteran AC academic leaders.
Amarillo College is proud to take the lead in support of a talented young cast in a longtime Panhandle tradition – the Summer Youth Musical – which presents “Fiddler on the Roof” July 7-9 at the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts.
Amarillo College is becoming a popular summer destination for law enforcement professionals who want to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully administer polygraph examinations.
A generous gift from the Leo Caiafa, Jr. Irrevocable Trust will have a direct and welcome impact on students pursuing technical degrees and certificates at Amarillo College.
Success is a concerted effort to inform students about the benefits of taking summer classes that leads to a 13-percent enrollment increase – as it has this summer at Amarillo College.