The Arapahoe Pinnacle

Testing On-Campus During Spring Break?

Testing On-Campus During Spring Break?

March 18, 2019

Spring break is here, and students are ready for a week away from campus and classes… assuming their professors are not making them come in for tests. On...

Bomb Cyclone: The Good, The Bad, and The Snowed-In

Bomb Cyclone: The Good, The Bad, and The Snowed-In

Kera Morris, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2019

Filed under Community, Through the Lens

Meteorologists had Coloradans on their toes this week, predicting (correctly!) an incoming blizzard that would whip winds up to 80 mph and bury much of Denver an...

What’s Next in Mentorship?

What’s Next in Mentorship?

Eugene Atha, Jr., Contributing Writer

March 14, 2019

Filed under Community

What is a mentor? If you ask Vanessa Prado, the President of the Arapahoe Community College branch of Phi Theta Kappa, a mentor is “someone who gives...

Faces of ACC: Libby Bortz

Faces of ACC: Libby Bortz

March 11, 2019

If you find yourself at ACC looking for Libby Bortz, it's more than likely you'll locate the 84-year-old and long-time Silver Sneakers member lifting and...

Faces of ACC: Everett Shockley

Faces of ACC: Everett Shockley

March 7, 2019

Everett D. Shockley Age 38 Arapahoe Pinnacle: Where have you been for the last decade or so? Everett: In the departments of corrections (2009-2019.) ...

Faculty Talent on Full Display at ACC Writes

Faculty Talent on Full Display at ACC Writes

Jaymes Grundmann, Reporter

March 7, 2019

Filed under Community

The Writers Studio held its first event of the semester, ACC Writes, at the Arapahoe Community College library last Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. The event...

Step into the Transfer Fair with a Transfer Flair

Step into the Transfer Fair with a Transfer Flair

March 4, 2019

One of the biggest draws to community college is the prospect of transferring to a four-year institution to save money. But for many students the latter...

School Strikes: A Trend?

School Strikes: A Trend?

February 26, 2019

Teachers going on strike looks to be the newest craze in advocating for change within the public school systems. With the Denver Public Schools (DPS) strike...

Balance Creativity and Commerce With Commercial Photography

Balance Creativity and Commerce With Commercial Photography

February 26, 2019

The "starving artist" is a centuries-old trope and many creative students never pursue their artistic dreams out of the fear of becoming that trope. Tucked...