Skip to content

Welcome to ACES

Alamo Colleges Education Services is a secure portal connecting Faculty, Staff & Students to Academic Resources, Email, and other Online Resources.

Support Contacts Helpdesk (210) 485-0555 Weather Line (210) 485-0189

Vertical_Bar 

 

Click Here to Login

Having Problems Logging In? Click Here

 
Close
Library Info 

SAC Library Info

Location:
1001 Howard St.
San Antonio TX, 78212
(210) 486-0554
Vertical_Bar 
Button - Go To Library  
Close

News & Events

EDGE Program Sparks Interest in Engineering

The EDGE summer program uses hands-on experience to spark high school students' interest in engineering. Read More >

EDGE 480x270

EDGE Program Sparks Interest in Engineering

The EDGE summer program uses hands-on experience to spark high school students' interest in engineering. Read More >

Studying Featured

GED-to-College Class Accepting New Students

The Empowerment Center is currently accepting new students for its Fall 2014 GED-to-College class. Read More >

Bikes 480x270

Bike Safety at SAC

Important reminders regarding bike safety from campus police. Read More >

Dr. Robert Vela

New President Announced

Dr. Robert Vela named 12th President of San Antonio College. Read More >

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

First time in college students are required to attend New Student Orientation. Read More >

Court Reporter Program gets Dept. of Education grant

SAN ANTONIO, TX (AUG. 3, 2012)  - The San Antonio College Court Reporting Program is among four colleges in the nation to share more than  $1 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Education. SAC will receive  $214,878 to help train and find jobs for realtime writers (closed captioning).

The Department’s Training for Realtime Writers (TRTW) program provides grants to assist court reporting and captioning programs with recruiting and training realtime writers.

“This is an excellent opportunity for SAC students to benefit from the technology and training that serves the needs of the community. This will also enable people from around the state to realize their potential in this growing industry,” said Dr. Robert Zeigler, president of San Antonio College. 

San Antonio College will use the grant funds in the three-year program to expand and improve the current training program for realtime captioners, this includes:

§  partnering with industry to update/improve captioning courses to train faculty;

§  partner with community agencies, school districts and campus partners to increase student enrollment;

§  purchase equipment and software for a realtime captioning laboratory;

§  implement captioning internship and job placements;

§  establish a student mentorship program;

§  and share curricula and effective student recruitment and retention methods with other court reporting/realtime captioning training programs nationwide.

 The Court Reporting Program is part of the Administrative Computer Technology (ACT) department, Pat Woodard is the Program Coordinator.  The ACT Department offers 3 Level I Certificates, 1 Enhanced Skills Certificate, 1 Level II Certificate and an Associate of Applied Science Degree, A.A.S.

 The other grant recipients were:

  • College of Court Reporting, Hobart, Ind.
  • MacCormac College, Chicago, Ill.
  • Green River Community College, Auburn, Wash.

 For more information, contact Pat Woodward,  210-486-0544 or pwoodard@alamo.edu.

 --SAC--

latest
news
stories