Urban Renewal: A Mall for Higher Education

Monday, March 6
2:00PM - 2:30PM
Austin Convention Center - Exhibit Hall 4


Dorado Kinney
Austin Community College District - Exec Dean/Student Svcs


Molly Beth Malcolm
Austin Community College District - VP of Community Engagement


Richard Rhodes
Austin Community College - Pres



Austin Community College (ACC) is developing 1.2 million sq. ft. of the former Highland Mall into a 21st Century college campus with a 600-station ACCelerator Computer Lab, a Culinary Arts Center, a Digital Media Center, a Workforce Development Center, a Health Science Simulation Lab, a Biotechnology Wet Lab, a Fashion Incubator and Fine Arts as well as related Business Programs. ACC is partnering with a land developer to surround the campus with apartments, retail and business spaces, transforming a former urban neighborhood in decline into a vibrant living and learning community!

Event Type:
Expo Talk
Learning Spaces
community college higher education free and open to public

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