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News and Events at the Alamo Colleges

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    Fourth of July Holiday Closure

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    ACD to launch Exploratory Days

    The Alamo Colleges District will launch Exploratory Days this weekend as a way to bring information about the Alamo Colleges and its programs to reach prospective students.
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    Board of Trustees Elects Officers

    At their regular board meeting on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, the Alamo Colleges District Board of Trustees elected new officers.
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    Gina Ortiz Jones, Under Secretary of the Air Force, visits St. Philip’s College

    About 50 students were present at St. Philip’s College on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, as it hosted Under Secretary of the Air Force, Gina Ortiz Jones, for a Career Conversations Session.
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    AlamoPROMISE featured on PBS NewsHour

    AlamoPROMISE was featured prominently on the nationwide news program PBS NewsHour on Wednesday night.
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    Alamo Colleges District Wins National Award for Student Success

    ACD has earned national recognition from the American Association of Community Colleges for its work of offering seamless pathways lead to student success.
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    Alamo Colleges District Board of Trustees Selects New Student Trustee

    At a special meeting, the ACD Board of Trustees selected Northeast Lakeview College student Cara Sullivan as the new student trustee.
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    Save Time and Money with Expanded Summer Momentum Plan

    Alamo Colleges students can take advantage of our Expanded Summer Momentum Plan, which saves eligible students time and money by allowing them to take free classes in Summer 2022.
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    Amazon expanding career advancement opportunities at ACD

    Amazon has announced it is expanding the career advancement opportunities it offers its 750,000 hourly employees in the U.S. by enhancing its existing partnership with the Alamo Colleges District.
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    ACD thankful for support ahead of SA: Ready to Work launch

    The Alamo Colleges District thanks the community for their support ahead of the launch of SA: Ready to Work, a $200 million program that will expand workforce development efforts across the region.
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    NVC President Announces Retirement After 41 Years in Higher Education

    Dr. Ric N. Baser, president of Northwest Vista College, announced today that he will retire as president of the second-largest community college in San Antonio, effective June 1, 2022.
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    GED Brunch Raises Record Amount

    On December 4, the Fabulous GED Brunch raised a record $70,318 to support GED-to-college community programs at the Alamo Colleges District.
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    ACD Announces Launch of $17 Million Free Textbook Rental Initiative

    The AlamoBOOKS+ program will provide free textbook rentals to all returning and new students through a new partnership with Barnes & Noble College
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    ACD Chancellor Receives Prestigious Ohtli Award from Mexican Government

    To honor his career of empowering diverse communities for success, Alamo Colleges District Chancellor Dr. Mike Flores was presented with the Ohtili Award from the Consulate General of Mexico.
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    PepsiCo Expands National Community College Program to ACD

    This Essential Program Will Expand to Nine New Cities Across the U.S. to Help Overcome the Impacts of the Pandemic on Staggering College Enrollment and Completion Rates for Black and Hispanic Students
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    Alamo Colleges Receives Bank of America Grant to Help Train Students for High-Demand Jobs

    Bank of America recently awarded ACD a $50,000 grant to support students enrolled in the City's Train for Jobs SA initiative.
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The Alamo Colleges District

Our five colleges offer a vast array of programs and two-year degrees. Recent capital improvement programs have allowed us to create some of the best facilities for teaching and learning in the country. Our credits transfer to four-year universities for those pursuing bachelor’s or higher degrees. And our workforce development programs help individuals build new careers and meet the needs of business. The Alamo Colleges District empowers our diverse communities for success.

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