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News and Events at the Alamo Colleges

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    Now Accepting Applications for District Student Trustee

    The Alamo Colleges District invites students to apply to serve as the 2023-2024 Student Trustee. Applications will be accepted through Feb. 28, 2023. Apply today to be the voice for students.
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    ACD Expands Offer of Tuition-Free College to 73 San Antonio-Area High Schools

    The Alamo Colleges District has again expanded the offer of tuition-free college through AlamoPROMISE.
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    ACD Chancellor wins Baldrige Foundation Award for Leadership Excellence

    Dr. Mike Flores, Alamo Colleges District Chancellor, has been named a 2023 recipient of the Baldrige Foundation Award for Leadership Excellence in the education sector.
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    Alamo Colleges earns FranklinCovey Greatness Award

    FranklinCovey presented the Alamo Colleges District with the Greatness Award during the company’s Higher Education Leadership Summit recently held at Palo Alto College.
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    EWD cohosted the San Antonio Apprenticeship Accelerator Event

    Alamo Colleges District Economic Workforce Development cohosted the San Antonio Apprenticeship Accelerator event on November 18, 2022, with the City of San Antonio, SA WORX, and Workforce Solutions Alamo.
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    H-E-B donates $100,000 to college food pantries

    We extend a huge thank you to H-E-B, who gifted the Alamo Colleges District $100,000 to go toward each of the college's food pantries at the Palo Alto College Pop-up Market.
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    Community colleges can advance economic mobility, Mike Flores says at 2022 Dallas Herring Lecture

    Community colleges have the power to advance equity and economic mobility through local collaboration.
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    ACD, UTSA announce Promise-to-Promise partnership

    The Alamo Colleges and UTSA have announced an expanded transfer agreement that will allow eligible students to complete a four-year degree while having educational costs covered at both institutions.
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    AlamoONLINE Releases Insight Series on Micro-Credentials

    AlamoONLINE has released an Insight Series, looking at early results on its journey to elevate training options since introducing micro-credentials into the Alamo Colleges District.
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    All-new Alamo Colleges District Mobile App

    The Alamo Colleges District has an all-new mobile app that provides current students with easier mobile access to college resources and student account information. Download on the Apple App store or Google Play
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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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    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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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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