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Master Calendar - October, 2019

Buff Bound Brunch

10:00 AM to 01:00 PM, October 2, 2019
Oeschger Family Mall
Come enjoy some breakfast and learn more about the resources available through Destination WT.

Success 360

All day event, October 7 9, 2019
Amarillo Civic Center, North Exhibit Hall; 401 S. Buchanan St; Amarillo, TX 79101

Join us October 8th & 9th for an interactive expo showcasing each of AC’s nine Academic Communities and how they align with career endorsement areas. The event is open to all high school students who are considering AC or already committed to attend in 2020. Space is limited, so register now at info.actx.edu/success360.

Additionally, we'll be hosting an Adult Student night on Oct. 7 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM and a Parent Night for parents of all area high school students from 5:30-8:00 PM on Oct. 8th (no registration necessary).


Comedian Daniel Franzese

07:00 PM to 08:30 PM, October 7, 2019
Washington Street Campus, Ordway Auditorium
Best known for his role as Damian in Mean Girls, the self-proclaimed momma's boy Daniel Franzese is coming to Amarillo! His upbeat high-energy stand up comedy act captures his amazing and quirky life in the entertainment industry, as well as hilarious stories about his New York parents. The show is FREE for AC and WT students to attend and tickets are only $5 for other attendees! Reserve your ticket today in The Burrow or online at www.actx.edu/studentlife/tickets The show will be held on the Washington Street Campus in the Ordway Auditorium. Doors will open at 6 PM.

Success 360

All day event, October 7 9, 2019
Amarillo Civic Center, North Exhibit Hall; 401 S. Buchanan St; Amarillo, TX 79101

Join us October 8th & 9th for an interactive expo showcasing each of AC’s nine Academic Communities and how they align with career endorsement areas. The event is open to all high school students who are considering AC or already committed to attend in 2020. Space is limited, so register now at info.actx.edu/success360.

Additionally, we'll be hosting an Adult Student night on Oct. 7 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM and a Parent Night for parents of all area high school students from 5:30-8:00 PM on Oct. 8th (no registration necessary).


Last Day to Withdraw (First 8-week classes)

All day eventOctober 8

Success 360

All day event, October 7 9, 2019
Amarillo Civic Center, North Exhibit Hall; 401 S. Buchanan St; Amarillo, TX 79101

Join us October 8th & 9th for an interactive expo showcasing each of AC’s nine Academic Communities and how they align with career endorsement areas. The event is open to all high school students who are considering AC or already committed to attend in 2020. Space is limited, so register now at info.actx.edu/success360.

Additionally, we'll be hosting an Adult Student night on Oct. 7 from 5:30 to 8:00 PM and a Parent Night for parents of all area high school students from 5:30-8:00 PM on Oct. 8th (no registration necessary).


Hands on FAFSA

09:00 AM to 07:00 PM, October 10, 2019
Byrd Business Bldg, Rm. 212; Washington St. Campus; 2201 S. Washington St.

The Financial Aid Office will provide free, personal assistance to students wanting to complete the 2020/2021 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Participants should bring their 2018 federal income tax returns, W-2’s, and any other records of money earned in 2018.


Fall Break

All day event, October 2127, 2019

GED/HSE Orientation (Afternoon)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


GED/HSE Orientation (Morning)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


Fall Break

All day event, October 2127, 2019

GED/HSE Orientation (Afternoon)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


GED/HSE Orientation (Morning)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


Fall Break

All day event, October 2127, 2019

GED/HSE Orientation (Afternoon)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


GED/HSE Orientation (Morning)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


Fall Break

All day event, October 2127, 2019

GED/HSE Orientation (Afternoon)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


GED/HSE Orientation (Morning)

All day event, October 2124, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.

 

For more information please call (806) 371-5204


Fall Break

All day event, October 2127, 2019

Monthly IT Maintenance 5:30 PM

05:30 PM, October 25 to 08:00 AM, October 26, 2019

Preventative Maintenance: Begins 5:30PM October 25, 2019 – 8:00AM October 26, 2019

Important information: We are shutting down the data center during this maintenance period to do some major upgrades to our SAN to stay in compliance with our support agreements and to keep the hardware up to date. Normal updates do not usually require downtime but this one does. The systems will be up by 8:00AM on Saturday October 26, 2019. All applications and Network Drives will be down during this time.


Second 8-week Classes Begin

All day eventOctober 28

GED/HSE Classes Begin (Morning)

08:30 AM to 12:00 PM, October 28, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.


GED/HSE Classes Begin (Afternoon)

04:30 PM to 08:00 PM, October 28, 2019
Amarillo, Hereford, and Dumas

The courses will be in 3 communities: Healthcare, Business, and Industrial Trades. The courses will lead to a Level 1 Certification in the respective field that the student wishes to pursue in the given communities.


Library Open House

All day eventOctober 30
AC Library; 2nd floor, Ware Student Commons; Washington St. Campus; 2201 S. Washington St.

Join us for a book signing by author Marcy McKay and to check out what the AC Library has to offer! 


Trunk or Treat Festival

04:00 PM to 06:00 PM, October 31, 2019
24th Street; Washington St. Campus; 2201 S. Washington St.

Bring your little ghouls & goblins for trick or treating, activities, games, & prizes at the first ever Amarillo College Trunk or Treat FESTIVAL! Event is free and open to the community.



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