October 23, 2014

Check Out Globular Cluster M22

Astronomy Professor Dr. Joseph Mills took this image of the globular cluster M22, which is in the
Sagittarius constellation.


October 22, 2014

October 21, 2014

Run from the Zombies!

The Zombie Blood Run is coming on Saturday. Sign up today for the 5k run which will be held during the Fall Festival at 5:30 p.m. Saturday.

Sign up at the ACC Marketplace.

Check out the softball team sporting the tshirts:


Nursing Students Participate in Health Fair


The Alvin Nursing Student Association (ANSA) participated in a health fair on Friday at Ron Carter Automotive. The students were monitoring blood pressure and educating the staff about BP management. ANSA was very well received and appreciated.


Check out the photos below:







October 17, 2014

Moon Over Buffalo

This weekend is the last to catch Moon Over Buffalo at the ACC Theatre. Performances are on Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m.

Purchase tickets online.

October 14, 2014

Battle Of Highway 6 on KACC













KACC will air the Battle of Highway 6 on Friday starting at 6 p.m.

Alvin and Manvel High School football teams will meet for the third time since joining the same division.

You can listen to the game on the radio or catch it online.

39th Fall Festival and Zombie Run!




The 39th annual Alvin Community College Fall Festival will be on October 25 on the ACC campus.
The event will include games, arts and crafts and food booths sponsored by local businesses and campus clubs and organizations. 

The Fall Festival will also feature a costume contest, hosted by the Alvin Nursing Student Association. The contest is open to kids of all ages. Prizes will be awarded in numerous age categories and one for best overall. Entry fee for the contest is $2.

The ACC Softball team will again host the 5K Zombie Blood Run during the Festival. Check in and registration is at 4:30 p.m. and the race begins at 5:30 p.m. Registration is $25 and includes a free t-shirt. For more information e-mail racantu@alvincollege.edu

Originally created to provide an alternative to trick or treating on Halloween, the ACC Fall Festival has become the college’s largest event of the year. It is estimated that over 7,000 kids and family members attend each year. 

Vendor booths are still available for the festival. The  cost for each booth ranges from $40 to $60.
The Fall Festival will be held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on the main campus, 3110 Mustang Road.  For more information about the ACC Fall Festival, to reserve booth space or sign up for the Zombie Run call 281-756-3686 or visit the ACC Marketplace at www.alvincollege.edu.