December 20, 2013
Palo Alto College News
Destination Registration Begins
PAC kicked off its Fall registration campaign on Monday, Nov. 11 with Destination Registration. Students were able to meet with advisors, check the status of their degree plan, and begin registering for Spring 2014 at the two-day event. The Palomino Express Registration Lab will be set up in the Student Center Annex for the remainder of the semester to provide fast service for students to register for Spring 2014.
PAC Honors Veterans
PAC honored students, faculty, staff, and community members who served or are serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. Congressman Pete Gallego was in attendance to offer two flags that have been flown over the U.S. Capitol. The event garnered media coverage from KABB-TV (FOX) and KWEX-TV (Univision).
PAC Hosts Educational Pathways Luncheon
Palo Alto College hosted a luncheon on Nov. 13 for the 23 school districts with which they currently have partnerships to introduce the new Dual Credit team at PAC. Over 50 guests were in attendance, including superintendents, principals, administrators, counselors, and program coordinators. The presentation included updates about AlamoEnroll for dual credit students, how faculty can apply for positions to teach CTE course, and awards for most improved enrollment, most sections offered, and most students enrolled in dual credit.
Student Places in City Art Contest
Students enrolled in ARTS 2316: Painting I at Palo Alto College were given the opportunity to compete in the city-wide San Antonio competition to design a basket panel for San Antonio’s B-cycle program. Ed Escobedo, an Art major at PAC, won second place in the adult category and his artwork will be displayed on five bicycle baskets. Information about the program can be found here: http://sanantonio.bcycle.com/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=_N9MobsUs2E%3D&tabid=609
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