News

06-16-2015 Jay Barrett Appointed to Fill Vacancy on AC Board of Regents
06-15-2015 Forrester Named VP for Employee and Organizational Development
06-05-2015 First CMA Graduates Achieve Perfection on a Pair of National Exams
05-20-2015 New Grant Helps Most At-Risk
05-15-2015 Ron Boyd Named Amarillo College’s 2015 Distinguished Alumnus
05-15-2015 June Jazz Calls in Alums to Help Celebrate 20 Years of Free Concerts
05-07-2015 Mathematics Redesign Moves the Needle on Student Success
05-05-2015 June Jazz Calls in Alums to Help Celebrate 20 Years of Free Concerts
05-05-2015 Sandy Sloat Becomes 1st Deaf Female to Graduate in Truck Driving
04-13-2015  AC Raises the Bar, Captures Record 28 Media Awards in San Antonio
04-06-2015  Two on AC President’s Cabinet Elevated to Vice-Presidential Level
03-26-2015 Associate Degree Nursing Program Taking Swift and Decisive Strides
03-18-2015 Hannah Lang Named 2015 Coca-Cola Academic Team Gold Scholar
03-12-2015 Lectures Designed to Plant Seeds about Urban Farming Techniques
03-06-2015 Global Education Travel Program Propels 19 AC Students to Italy
02-26-2015 Jason Norman is Named Advising Administrator of the Year in Texas
02-19-2015 Local Photographer’s Exhibit on Civil War Sites Bound for AC
02-19-2015 Graduation Set for Law Enforcement Academy’s 110th Class
02-12-2015 AC Strikes Gold at American Advertising Federation Awards Ceremony
01-30-2015 AC's Information Technology Department Named to Prestigious Top 10 List
01-21-2015 Fall Dean’s List Contains More Than 500 Names
01-15-2015 Landscapes Explore Places that Shaped Photographer’s Formative Years
01-12-2012 Locally Produced Live Here to Premiere Feb. 5 on Panhandle PBS
2014
12-18-2014 Deborah Vess Chosen to Become Vice President of Academic Affairs
12-16-2014 Log-Cabin Born Octogenarian to Commence College Classes at MCC
12-16-2014 Phillips 66 Contributes $12,500 to AC’s Tool-Scholarship Fund
12-02-2014 President to President: Lowery-Hart Taking AC’s Message to White House
11-14-2014 Pilot Program Streamlines Record Keeping for AC Radiography
11-11-2014 LVN Graduates Achieve 100-Percent First-Time Pass Rate
11-03-2014 Amarillo College Students Capture 16 Statewide Media Awards
11-03-2014 AC’s Online Offerings Touted by Affordable Colleges Foundation
10-29-2014 Regent Gene Norman Resigns; Board Seeks to Fill Vacancy
10-22-2014 Novelist Joy Jordan-Lake to Give Guest Lecture on Nov.
10-16-2014 Medical Lab Technology Program Earns Continuing Accreditation
10-15-2014 AC Spearheads Regional Adult Education and Literacy Initiative
10-06-2014 AC Student Captures Top Prize in International Photo Contest
10-2-2014 AC Named Military Friendly by G.I. Jobs Magazine
09-24-2014 AC Granted Elite Leader-College Status in Achieving the Dream
09-17-2014 Two Students of Graphic Design Team Up to Create Blue Blaze
09-15-2014 AC Names Three Deans, Reconfigures Two Divisions
09-10-2014 Future Registered Nurses Equipped with Tablet Computers at AC
09-02-2014 Faculty Duo Gung Ho after a Week of Marine Boot Camp
08-26-2014 Russell Lowery-Hart Becomes President of Amarillo College
08-20-2014 Cooking Classes Offer More than Food for Thought
08-20-2014 Jill Gibson to Coordinate Revamped Mass Media Program
08-19-2014 Legal Studies Program Reapproved by American Bar Association
07-30-2014 AC Partners with Cenergistic, Hires Specialist to Cut Energy Costs
07-24-2014 Blue October’s Justin Furstenfeld to Appear in September at AC
07-11-2014 Schedule Planner Streamlines AC’s Class-Registration Process
06-25-2014 AC Offers Wealth of Summer-Camp Opportunities for Kids
06-20-2014 AC’s Prestigious Mead Award Goes to Mathematician Edie Carter
05-29-2014 Regents Name Campus Facilities for Bud Joyner, Louise Daniel
05-21-2014 Mass Media Program Takes Name of Outgoing President Matney
05-21-2014 Regents Reelect Officers; Longtime Member of Board Resigns
05-15-2014 Alumnus Establishes Scholarship for Mass Media Program
05-12-2014 A Dozen AC Presidential Scholars Bound for Southeast Asia
05-06-2014 AC Establishes Certified Medical Assistant Program
05-06-2014 Paint Simulator Presents Opportunity for Automotive Students
05-02-2014 AC-MCC Presents Scholarship Honoring Outgoing President
05-01-2014 AC Introduces Data-Driven, Career-Evaluation Website
04-28-2014 Sonya Madrigal: AC Student Employee of the Year
04-24-2014 Pat Knight Named Amarillo College Professor Emeritus
04-24-2014 Sam Lovelady Chosen as AC’s Distinguished Alumnus of 2014Lovelady Chosen as AC’s Distinguished Alumnus of 2014
04-14-2014 AC Students Win 19 Journalism Awards in San Antonio
04-07-2014 Photography Inspired by Bicycles on Display at AC
04-07-2014 LITE Luncheon Raises Money for Students with Disabilities
04-08-2014 Communication Program to Announce Makeover, Rechristening
03-31-2014 AC President Paul Matney to Retire this Summer
03-28-2014 LVN Program Readies Pilot Effort Featuring Loaner iPadsiPads
03-27-2014 AC Holds Line on Tuition and Fees for 2014-2015
03-24-2014 AC’s Next Common Reader to be ‘Blue Hole Back Home’
03-24-2014 Perkins Funds Bolster Emergency Services Program Big-Time
03-24-2014 AC Student Named Scholar on Coca-Cola Academic Team
02-24-2014 Thirty-eight AC Students named to Who’s Who
02-19-2014 Pharmacy Technology Program Obtains MedStation 4000
02-05-2014 Community Dedication Set for Hereford’s Hinkson Campus
01-28-2014 Lowery-Hart Chosen for National Leadership Award
01-23-2014 A Total of 466 Students Attain Fall-Semester Dean’s List
01-21-2014 Student Money Management Center Schedules Open House
01-17-2014 Pulitzer Winner to Speak at Political-Cartoon Lecture Series
01-13-2014 AC’s Next Common Reader to be ‘Blue Hole Back Home’
01-09-2014 Linda Hughes Named AGN Woman of the Year
01-07-2014 Moseley Chosen to Receive Prestigious Pro Bono Award
2013
12-17-2013 Paralegal Program Streamlined, Re-christened ‘Legal Studies’
12-06-2013 ACPD Acquires Battery-Powered Patrol Cars
11-21-2013 Artist, Alumnus Bequeaths Four Paintings to AC
11-15-2013 Health Sciences Programs Present ‘Be the Change’ Tree
11-13-2013 AC Trains Multitude of TxDOT Employees—Statewide
11-4-2013 Accelerate TEXAS Week Recognizes ABE Initiative
10-24-2013 AC Invites Community to An Evening with Doc Hendley, Nov. 5th
10-24-2013 AC Establishes Student Money Management Center
10-7-2013 Amarillo College Wins 13 Journalism Awards in Denton
09-27-2013 JET Grant Boosts Technical Training Opportunities
09-23-2013 Creative Scholars Lecture Features Cambodian Artifacts
09-17-2013 Inaugural Faculty Excellence Award Winners Announced
09-13-2013 Kelly Prater Named Director of Financial Aid at AC
09-13-2013 AC Programs to Actively Observe National Falls Prevention Day
09-12-2013 AC Announces Preliminary Fall Enrollment
09-10-2013 Authority on Documentary Photography to Visit AC
08-29-2013 LITE Luncheon Subject of Gubernatorial Recognition
08-22-2013 KACV-TV is Celebrating 25 Years of Affiliation with PBS
08-12-2013 AC-MCC to Commemorate Technical Training Center
07-23-2013 AC Streamlines Registration Process for CE Classes
06-24-2013 AC Receives Grant to Empower Low-Skilled Adults
06-24-2013 Auto Collision Program to Start this Fall at AC
06-19-2013 Amarillo College Students Move Mountains of Machinery
06-12-2013 AC Again Selected to Lead Texas School Ready! project
06-05-2013 Spring Dean’s List Contains More Than 400 Names
05-21-2013 AC Students Provide Hope Chests for Foster-Care Grads
05-16-2013 Dumas Judge Recognized for Contributions to Joyner Fellowship
05-13-2013 GEAR UP Cohort on Cusp of High School Completion
05-11-2013 Mike Bellahs Loftiest Faculty Award
05-07-2013 Steve Weber to Succeed Jim Rauscher as Chair of Music
04-29-2013 Four to Receive AC Degrees before High School Diplomas
04-25-2013 Phase I of Campaign to Enhance Hereford Campus is Complete
04-22-2013 'Wine to Water' Announced as AC’s Next Common Reader
04-19-2013 Beverly de la Bretonne Named Professor Emeritus
04-17-2013 AC to Cut Ribbon at New Home for Math Tutoring
04-12-2013 Two Selected as AC Student Employees of Year
04-10-2013 Legal Experts to Debate Decriminalization of Marijuana
04-08-2013 AC Students Win 22 Journalism Awards in Fort Worth
04-03-2013 LITE Luncheon Raises Money for Vital Scholarships
03-27-2013 AC Holds Line on Tuition, Approves Modest Fee Increases
03-26-2013 Allen Durretts Distinguished Alumnus
02-19-2013 Suzuki Program at AC Celebrates 35th Anniversary
03-12-2013 Creative Mind Lectures to Tackle Social Media
02-21-2013 Photographer’s Exhibit Advocates the DREAM Act
02-14-2013 Lecturer Knows about Rocks, Hard Places
02-12-2013 Paramedic Program Achieves Lofty New Accreditation
02-12-2013 Tamara ClunisYear Advocate
02-08-2013 Artists Have Good Time with 'The Worst Hard Time'
02-06-2013 Lynn Library to Begin Observing Saturday Hours
02-04-2013 Twenty-two AC Students Named to Who’s Who
01-16-2013 AC Administrator Named to Elite Network of Women
01-15-2013 Steve Chance Named Chief of AC Police Department
01-10-2013 AC Curricular Initiative Attracts National Accolade
01-03-2013 Sharon Oeschger Named AGN Woman of the Year
01-03-2013 Bud Joyner Clear Choice as s Man of the Year
2012
12-14-2012 AC’s Respiratory Care Program Granted Reaccreditation
11-28-2012 Regents Authorize Sale of Acreage Bordering East Campus
11-27-2012 Student/Family Center to Mobilize in Event of Emergency
11-13-2012 AC Foundation Launches Bud Joyner Fellowship
11-8-2012 Two more to Join Mass Communication Wall of Fame
11-05-2012 Luncheon to Honor John Smithees Distinguished Alum
10-26-2012 Equal Justice Volunteer Program Honors AC’s Moseley
10-24-2012 Renowned Pastel Artist to Donate Paintings to AC
10-16-2012 AC Gets $2.5 Million Grant to Ramp Up Student Success
10-16-2012 AC Students Capture 14 Statewide Journalism Awards
10-12-2012 Groundbreaking Conducted for MCC Technical Center
10-05-2012 Visiting Photographer to Present Images of Vietnam
10-04-2012 AC Program Helps Farmworkers Land Industrial Jobs
09-19-2012 News Briefs: AC Named Military Friendly; Employee Awards
09-05-2012 AC Names Lyndy Wilkinson Dean of Technical Education
09-05-2012 Luncheon, Auction to Support Peace Officers’ Memorial
08-23-2012 AC to Begin Recycling Paper on Washington Street Campus
08-23-2012 Groundbreaking Conducted for New Hereford Campus
08-09-2012 AC Selects Rowh to Lead Division of Health Sciences
07-23-2012 New Resources Bolster AC’s Nuclear Medicine Program
07-13-2012 AC Unveils New Career Center and Social Services
07-13-2012 Center City Presents AC with Façade Grant Funds
06-24-2012 AC Introduces Massage Therapy Certification Program
06-09-2012 Qualified Students Can Self-Enroll in Expanded Honors Program
05-23-2012 Therese Jones Named AC's 2012 Professor Emeritus
05-14-2013 AC's New Video Shorts Aimed at Prospective Students
05-14-2012 AC Selects The Worst Hard Time as Common Reader
05-14-2012 AC's New Video Shorts Aimed at Prospective Students
05-13-2012 Foster-Care Grads Receive Hope Chests from AC Students
05-11-2012 Bruce Moseley Garners AC’s Prestigious Mead Award
05-10-2012 AC Graduate Receives Valuable Scholarship
04-13-2012 Student Government Garners Golden Nail Award
04-06-2012 Nursing Program Joins Effort to Support Military Families
04-04-2012 Custodian Receives President’s Special Achievement Award
04-02-2012 AC Nursing Program Granted Continuing Accreditation by NLNAC
04-02-2012 AC Snares 15 Journalism Awards in Corpus Christi
03-27-2012 Collaboration Stations Provide Team Workspaces at AC
03-22-2012 John Smithees Distinguished Alumnus
02-16-2012 Thirty AC Students Named to Who’s Who
02-02-2012 The Benefit Bank of Texas Unveiled at AC
02-17-2012 Wetzels Network Award
01-31-2012 AC Becomes First College in No Excuses Network
01-17-2012 Fall Dean’s List Contains More Than 500 Names
01-12-2012 Visual Arts Exhibit Depicts Incredibly Close
01-12-2012 Dumas Quest Program to Receive Textbook Grant
2011
11-30-2011 Panhandle Community Colleges Form Unique Partnership
11-16-2012 AC’s Wetzel Named National Professor of the Year
10-24-2011 AC-MCC Acquires Lab Turbine and Climbing Tower
10-17-2011 AC Receives $4.3 Million Grant to Support STEM Programs
10-17-2011 $3 Million Gift Catalyst for New Campus in Hereford
10-17-2011 AC Students Capture Nine TCCJA Journalism Awards
10-4-2011 Jobs Abound for Graduates of AC’s Truck Driving Academy
09-19-2011 Four Added to Mass Communication Wall of Fame
09-08-2011 AC Enrollment Remains Steady
08-18-2011 AC, Frank Phillips Form Partnership Rooted in Agriculture
08-12-2011 New Paralegal Certificate Program Approved by ABA
06-29-2011 AC Meets Historic Budget Challenge
06-09-2011 Hometown Students Respond with Superlative 100-Percent Pass Rate
06-07-2011 AC’s Top Employee Awards Announced at General Assembly
06-06-2011 AC Presidential Scholars Touch History
05-26-2011 AC Hosts San Jacinto GED Graduation Ceremony
05-25-2011 Appointment Brings AC Board of Regents to Capacity
05-19-2011 Media Staff Named for AC Publications
05-18-2011 AC to Launch Youth-Theatre Conservatory Next Fall
04-28-2011 Outstanding AC Students Featured in Amarillo Magazine
04-04-2011 Duke Receives 2011 Distinguished Alumni Award
03-30-2011 Moore County Director Honored by Dumas Business Women
03-12-2011 Donations Bolster Wind Program
01-05-2011 Moller Recognized Nationally for Outstanding Leadership
2010
12-15-2010 AC Pass Rate Commended by Texas Board of Nursing
12-09-2010 Original Tune Prevails in AC and Me Video Contest
12-06-2010 Student Wins Laptop for Holiday T-Shirt Design
11-30-2010 Some Titles Change Within AC President’s Cabinet
11-23-2010 Moseley Named Area’s Equal Justice Attorney of Year
11-03-2010 AC Launches Mobile Application for Smart Phones
10-26-2010 Boys in Blue Going Green with Diggler
10-14-2010 Gymnastics & Dance Best of Amarillo
10-13-2010 Students Win 14 Statewide Awards
10-01-2010 AC Receives $3.2 Million Grant
09-30-2010 Science Tutoring Available at AC
09-09-2010 Enrollment Milestone for Amarillo College
08-23-2010 Writers’ Corner: Tutoring with Pizzazz
08-19-2010 Grants Support TRIO Programs
08-06-2010 Chamber Honors Two from AC
07-29-2010 Lamplight Wins 3 National Awards
07-22-2010 AC Wins Solar-Energy Grant
06-23-2010 Biology Building Named for Dutton
05-27-2010 Gibson, Harding Win Mead Award
05-12-2010 Lowery-Hart Named VP
05-12-2010 AC Elected State President
05-05-2010 Grant to Mobilize Wind Training
03-25-2010 Tuition Increase Announced
02-08-2010 AC Achieves Record Enrollment
2009
12-03-2009 Perfect Pass Rate for Radiography
10-30-2009 More University Students Turn to AC
04-22-2009 Art Schneider Named Professor Emeritus