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ACC Could Offer Bachelor’s Degrees in Nursing if Bill Passes

ACC Could Offer Bachelor’s Degrees in Nursing if Bill Passes

February 14, 2018

A proposed law aimed at reducing Colorado’s nurse shortage by allowing community colleges to offer bachelor's degrees in nursing is making its way through...

Littleton Looks to Liven Local Land

Littleton Looks to Liven Local Land

February 13, 2018

If you live, work, commute, or go to school near South Santa Fe Drive, Littleton wants to hear from you. Littleton City Council identified Belleview Corrid...

Arapahoe Pinnacle’s New Editor in Chief: Bryden Smith

Arapahoe Pinnacle’s New Editor in Chief: Bryden Smith

February 12, 2018

Presenting the new editor in chief of The Arapahoe Pinnacle for the spring of 2018: Bryden Smith. Smith has been writing for the Pinnacle, Arapahoe Comm...

Less Plastic, More Housing? Legislators Consider a Bag Tax

Less Plastic, More Housing? Legislators Consider a Bag Tax

January 30, 2018

UPDATE, Feb. 2, 2018: House Bill 1054, aimed at increasing affordable housing with the revenue from a state-wide tax on plastic bags, died in committe...

Striving Against the Odds – Meet Alan Ivar, ACC’s Homeless Student

Striving Against the Odds – Meet Alan Ivar, ACC’s Homeless Student

December 14, 2017

Carrying crinkly brown paper bags, the remaining students shuffled sluggishly into the brightly lit classroom and took their seats. They placed the bags on...

Glaze Your Eyes Over ACC’s Holiday Pottery Sale

Glaze Your Eyes Over ACC’s Holiday Pottery Sale

December 10, 2017

Arapahoe Community College had marvelous talent flooding the halls and supplying the town of Littleton with beautiful ceramic art. The Arapahoe Community Col...

Raise Your Paws If You Like Having Claws

Emily Langenberg, Reporter

November 18, 2017

Feline friends all across the Denver metro area let out a sigh of relief as the Denver City Council unanimously passed a bill Monday night making it illegal to declaw cats under elective circumstances.  Now, only if there is medical need for the procedure, a few select veterinarians can still perform the operation.  Denver is the first municipality outside of California to ban th...

Uncover the Cosmos at ACC’s Astronomy Party

Uncover the Cosmos at ACC’s Astronomy Party

November 18, 2017

Who wants to discover Orion together? I recently attended an event on Friday 10. November, put together by the Astronomy class. They hold an event four times ...

Scarlet Letter Plates Could Brand DUI Offenders

Scarlet Letter Plates Could Brand DUI Offenders

November 10, 2017

Making the mistake of driving drunk could soon haunt you long after you’ve sobered up as Colorado State Patrol seeks public opinion about  “scarl...