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  • New for Fall: AVC Noncredit ESL Program
    Posted: May 22, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    New for Fall 2015, AVC will be offering a noncredit English as a Second Language (ESL) program. Students can focus on skills such as grammar, vocabulary, reading or writing as they progress through the noncredit program. 
  • Nuevo AVC para el Otoño: Inglés como Segundo Idioma sin crédito
    Posted: May 22, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Nuevo para el otoño de 2015, AVC estará ofreciendo Inglés como Segundo Idioma sin crédito (ESL). Los estudiantes pueden centrarse en habilidades tales como la gramática, el vocabulario, la lectura o la escritura a medida que progresan a través del programa sin crédito.
  • AVC Foundation Scholarship Convocation – Tuesday, May 19
    Posted: May 7, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    The Antelope Valley College Foundation will announce scholarships recipients at the annual Scholarship Convocation on Tuesday, May 19 in the AVC Performing Arts Theatre.
  • AVC Summer Science Academy Now Enrolling
    Posted: April 30, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    The 3rd Annual Summer Science Academy is scheduled for June 8 through 12 from 8 a.m. to noon. The event will take place at the Palmdale Aerospace Academy located at 38060 20th Street East, Palmdale.
  • AVC's Theatre for Young Audiences to Perform Cootie Shots
    Posted: April 28, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    AVC Theatre Arts Department’s spring Theatre for Young Audiences production of Cootie Shots (Theatrical Inoculations Against Bigotry for Kids, Parents and Teachers) will be presented Saturday, May 2 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., and Sunday, May 3 at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. in the AVC Performing Arts Theatre.
  • AVC Language Arts Professor Receives Art Award
    Posted: April 23, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College Language Arts instructor Charles Hood received an Artist-in-Residence fellowship from the prestigious Playa Arts Foundation. He will join painters, musicians, and scientists for a summer residency in Oregon.
  • AVC Summer and Fall Schedule Goes Live
    Posted: April 9, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    The Antelope Valley College Summer and Fall Schedule of Classes is now available online at http://www.avc.edu/information/schedule. In 2009, AVC moved to an online-only schedule in an effort to be more environmentally friendly and save money.
  • Antelope Valley College Students Selected to Visit NASA this Spring
    Posted: April 3, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Victoria Jenne of Antelope Valley College has been selected to travel to NASA’s Johnson Space Center this spring to participate in the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars project (NCAS).
  • A musical tribute to celebrate the 100th birthday of the legendary Billie Holiday comes to AVC
    Posted: March 13, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College Performing Arts Theatre will host a musical tribute to celebrate the 100th birthday of the legendary Billie Holiday Tuesday, April 7 at 7 p.m.
  • AVC to host San Francisco-based String Quartet March 20
    Posted: March 13, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College will host the innovative Amaranth String Quartet for a free performance Friday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in the Choir Room (FA3-162) of the Lancaster campus.
  • Paraclete, Quartz Hill teams among winners at Math Field Day
    Posted: March 10, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Top math students from 10 area high schools spent 90 minutes Friday morning working through a series of written problems devised by Antelope Valley College math faculty members.
  • Job Fair set for March 18
    Posted: March 5, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Job seekers are encouraged to attend the Antelope Valley College job fair Wednesday, March 18, 2 to 6 p.m. at the Antelope Valley College Lancaster campus Health & Science Plaza, 3041 W. Ave. K.
  • STEM Conference for Girls Slated for Pi Day (3/14)
    Posted: March 5, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    The 3rd Annual STEM Conference for Girls is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 14, the annual date commemorating the mathematical constant p (pi). The event will take place at the Antelope Valley Union High School District Palmdale Conference Center located at 1156 East Ave. S, Palmdale.
  • Music competition winners to perform March 28
    Posted: March 5, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Young winners of the annual Gail Newby Concerto Competition and AVSOMC Bach Competition, sponsored by the Antelope Valley Symphony Orchestra and Master Chorale, will perform at 8 p.m. March 28 at the Antelope Valley College Performing Arts Theatre, 3041 W. Ave. K, Lancaster.
  • "It Gets Better Journey" set for Wednesday, Feb. 25
    Posted: February 17, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College in conjunction with the City of Lancaster and the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles present, "The It Gets Better Journey" on Wednesday, February 25 at 7 p.m. at the college’s Performing Arts Theatre. Admission is Free. 
  • Cootie Shots Auditions set for Friday, Feb. 20
    Posted: February 17, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Open auditions for the AVC Theatre Arts Department’s spring Theatre for Young Audiences production of Cootie Shots (Theatrical Inoculations Against Bigotry for Kids, Parents and Teachers) will be held Friday, Feb. 20, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the AVC Black Box Theatre, with callbacks from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. the same afternoon.
  • 2015 Achievement Award recipients announced
    Posted: February 3, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College and the Antelope Valley College Foundation have announced the recipients of the 2015 Achievement Awards who will be honored at the AVC 85th Anniversary Gala, 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 21 at the A.V. Fairgrounds, H.W. Hunter Pavilion, 2551 West Ave. H, Lancaster.
  • Coaches vs. Cancer set for February 18
    Posted: February 3, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College will again host the Coaches vs. Cancer fundraiser on Wednesday, Feb. 18 between the 5 p.m. Men’s basketball game and 7 p.m. Women’s basketball game (approx. 6:30 p.m.) in the AVC Gymnasium. The event includes a 60-second free throw shootout with AVC President Ed Knudson and Dean Newton Chelette and a half court shot to win a Fiat. All proceeds benefit the American Cancer Society. 
  • AVC Theatre Arts Department Performs American Classic
    Posted: February 2, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    The Antelope Valley College Theatre Arts Department’s production of Clifford Odett’s Waiting for Lefty opens on Thursday, February 5 at 8 p.m. at the college’s Black Box Theatre, with additional performances Friday, February 6 at 8 p.m., Saturday, February 7 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, February 8 at 2 p.m.
  • R.E.A.D! @ AVC
    Posted: January 26, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College’s spring session of “R.E.A.D! (Read, Educate, Activate, Discover) @ AVC” kicks off Saturday, Feb. 21 with the addition of a new class for older students.  
  • AVC Selected to Offer Bachelor’s Degree
    Posted: January 20, 2015 | Liz Diachun
    Antelope Valley College is honored to be one of the 15 colleges selected today by the California Community Colleges Board of Governors to develop a pilot bachelor’s degree program.

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