President’s Welcome

Welcome to the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education -Austin Community College Chapter. We are delighted that you are interested in the work of our organization.

As you explore this website, you will find that ACC-TACHE offers broad based efforts to support the goals of the TACHE statewide organization focused on providing access, participation, retention, and success of Hispanic students in higher education.

We invite all employees of Austin Community College to join the Chapter, participate in our meetings, and become engaged in our efforts to have a college-wide commitment to student success.

ACC TACHE is proud to support ACC’s emerging status as a minority serving institution.
As a Chapter, we boast many points of pride including:

  • Fundraising for ACC student Scholarships
  • Helping to organize ACC educational programs
  • Mentoring ACC students
  • Providing professional development and leadership training
  • Supporting increased representation of Chicano/Latino faculty, staff, and administration
  • Supporting ACC Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) status

Through this website we can only provide you with a glimpse of the efforts we are undertaking to implement effective strategies that will raise academic achievement and opportunity for minority students. We invite you to join us at one of our meetings. We welcome your participation and contributions!