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PianoPair

Lubbock-area entrepreneur generously helps AC purchase pair of pianos

Published September 19, 2017 By Joe Wyatt

Vickie Wilks Wisian, a retired Lubbock-area entrepreneur, has a passion for music and a unique affinity for Amarillo College. Wisian, the mother of AC President Russell Lowery-Hart, has given the College $100,000 to equip the Music Department with a pair of sparkling new grand pianos.

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Success Is AC Newshp

AC ranks among top 10 of community colleges nationwide for student success initiatives

Published August 30, 2017 By Joe Wyatt

Amarillo College earns top marks from students, placing it above the mean and, in one instance, in the top 10 percentile for community colleges nationwide.

In the 2017 Community College Survey of Student Engagement report students at Amarillo College note an engaging faculty, heightened academic standards, and superior support beyond the classroom.

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Young Artist Piano Series

AC Music Department is pleased to introduce Young Artist Piano Series

Published August 29, 2017 By Joe Wyatt

The Amarillo College Music Department is pleased to announce a yearlong schedule of events featuring an international slate of accomplished visiting pianists, and a collection of talented AC students, too.

AC’s Young Artist Piano Series is the brainchild of Dr. Diego Caetano, assistant professor of music, who will be the initial featured performer when the series debuts on Tuesday, Sept. 12 at the Concert Hall Theater.

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