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Operating on a Spectrum for Success

May 20, 2020

Raising children comes with various challenges. From teaching them how to walk and speak to how to drive and figure out their own paths as adults, no two...

Different COVID-19 signs posted in the front of ACC's main building on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. The signs are specifying the importance of wearing masks before entering.

Is the Pandemic Creating a Different Health Crisis?

May 15, 2020

Many people spend a great deal of effort and energy trying to avoid change. Whether it’s starting a new job, getting fired from a job, the end of a relationship,...

Elevating Students At Arapahoe Community College

Elevating Students At Arapahoe Community College

April 25, 2020

Previously, the Pinnacle looked into Arapahoe Community College’s Student Access Services, and the programs offered to students requiring extra assistance....

How Arapahoe Community Colleges Ensures Success for Its Students with Autism

How Arapahoe Community Colleges Ensures Success for Its Students with Autism

Lucas Miller, Reporter

April 23, 2020

Development for all children comes with challenges. Some struggle to read while others struggle with numbers. Some children have a hard time making friends...

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On Any Given Day

April 20, 2020

Apr. 20, 2019 marks twenty years since Columbine High School in Littleton Colo. suffered a bloody mass shooting at the hands of two of its students. Since...

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How is ACC Helping Those Who Need Mental Health Assistance?

April 15, 2020

Staying physically distant and socially connected is what we are now being told by health officials, professors, and psychologists. With the numbers rising throughout the world, ...

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Summer of Reprieve

April 15, 2020

Just about every teen movie I can think of relays the experience of just how hard life can be when you are young and trying to figure it all out. The never-ending...

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Throwback Thursday: ACC Offered a Free Depression Screening

October 24, 2019

In 1995, during the month of October, Arapahoe Community College offered screening as a part of the National Depression Screening Day (NDSD). National...

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Be Aware of Your Mental Health

October 11, 2019

Yesterday, Oct. 10 was World Mental Health Day. World Mental Health Day is an international day for global mental health education, advocacy and awareness...