The PSY 217 Human Sexuality class is sponsoring a “Free the Girls” bake sale on Thursday, Nov. 14, from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. in the Second Floor Student Lounge to benefit those who have been rescued from human trafficking.
For more information about this initiative, please contact Christina at email@example.com.
The Arapahoe Community College Foundation will host the Fourth Annual Grapes to Grads Wine Tasting and Silent Auction on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. at Mike Ward Infiniti (1800 Lucent Court in Highlands Ranch).
LIDO Wine Merchants will be providing samples of more than 45 different wine and craft beer selections. Enjoy music, networking, food from Littleton-area restaurants and a silent auction. EVENT REGISTRATION
Silent auction items will include tickets to the Colorado Symphony, car wash packages, a Winsor & Newton acrylic set, restaurant gift cards, golf packages, hotel packages and a four-person private box to a Live Nation show at the Fillmore Auditorium.
Tickets are $30 apiece, and $25 apiece with the purchase of two-or-more tickets. Tickets for ACC employees, alumni and students are also $25 apiece. All food, wine and beer samples are included in the ticket price, and all proceeds raised from this event will support the mission of the ACC Foundation to create public awareness and secure funding resources that provide financial assistance and broad-based community support for ACC’s students and programs.
Can't attend...but would still like to make a donation to the ACC Foundation?
For more information, please contact the ACC Foundation at firstname.lastname@example.org or 303.797.5881.
The ACC Writing Center will facilitate a writing workshop for ACC students on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at the Parker Campus (Room 104).
Learn how to be a better self-editor, find out which elements professors look for in a well-written paper and discover resources to help you with all aspects of developing an excellent essay. Please bring a draft of a paper that you are currently writing so that you may apply your newly-learned skills.
Light snacks and refreshments will be provided. Space is limited. Please contact the Parker Campus reception desk at email@example.com or 303.734.3860 for more information and to register.
The Arapahoe Community College Student Affairs Office will facilitate a three-event Native American speaker series beginning at 6:00 p.m. each night on Nov. 6, 13 and 20 in the Waring Theatre (Room M2900).
Three of Colorado's leaders in Indian affairs will speak at ACC in celebration of Native American Heritage Month. Speakers will include:
Wednesday, Nov. 6 - Ernest House, Jr. (Ute Mountain Ute)
* Executive Director of the Colorado Commission of Indian Affairs
(Update on Current Indian Affairs in Colorado)
Wednesday, Nov. 13 - Glenn T. Morris (Shawnee)
* Associate Professor / President's Teaching Scholar and Director of the Fourth World Center for the Study of Indigenous Law and Politics at the University of Colorado Denver
* Leadership Council Spokesperson for the American Indian Movement of Colorado
(Indigenous Peoples & International Law in the 21st Century: The Impact of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples)
Wednesday, Nov. 20 - Dianne A. Pacheco-Van Voorhees, Esq. (descendant - Turtle Mountain Band, Chippewa)
* Executive Director of Metro Volunteer Lawyers
(Update on Current Indian Affairs and Legal Resources in Denver)
This speaker series is free and open to the public. For more information, or to inquire about accommodations, please contact the Student Affairs Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Writers Studio will host writer and experienced blogger Shawna Barnes on Wednesday, Nov. 13, at 6:00 p.m. in Room M4660.
Barnes' presentation, “Blogging with the Best (and the Free): Tumblr,” will be a “show-all” for those wanting to take their first steps into social media.
Barnes is a published author and experienced blogger who appreciates the purpose and power of social media in the writer’s life. She gained a healthy respect for blogging while operating an online business using Squarespace (many hours with Tumblr and Wordpress). She has published novellas The End of Men and The Seedmaker and is currently working on adding essays and poetry to the mix. Barnes is a long-time resident of Colorado who enjoys writing, taking ACC Community Education classes and spending time with her nieces and nephews.
For more information, please contact Dan Beadle, Student President of the Writers Studio Club, at: email@example.com.