DCCCD News http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/ Latest DCCCD News en-us Sun, 25 Jan 2015 12:19:17 -0600 60 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/_layouts/images/homepage.gif DCCCD News http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/ Small Business Owners: Register for Free 10,000 Small Businesses Program by Feb. 2 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/10KSBReg01-23-2015.aspx Small business owners: Register for free 10,000 Small Businesses program by Feb. 2, 2015. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:56:41 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/10KSBReg01-23-2015.aspx Dr. Joe May: Obama’s community college proposal is a good idea http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/A-good-idea.aspx Op-ed from Joe D. May, chancellor of DCCCD on Obama's community college proposal Fri, 23 Jan 2015 05:34:30 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/A-good-idea.aspx DCCCD Chancellor Will Co-Chair National Learning Community http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/MayLearningComm12-09-14.aspx The new partnership aims to help low-income community college students find resources they may need to finish school. Release date: Dec. 9, 2014 Fri, 23 Jan 2015 05:15:50 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/MayLearningComm12-09-14.aspx Free Webinar for Small Business Owners Offered http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/10KSBWebinar01-16-15.aspx On Jan. 21, join us to learn about the Goldman-Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses program for the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Registration for the next class closes Feb. 2. Release date: Jan. 16, 2015 Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:37:56 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/10KSBWebinar01-16-15.aspx Flex Term Classes Available http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/FlexAvailable08-25-11.aspx Remember, if you miss the registration cutoff for regular-schedule classes, you can still sign up for Flex Term classes. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:54:56 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/FlexAvailable08-25-11.aspx Registration News http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/RegNews2012.aspx Get all the latest news about registering for classes. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:11:47 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/RegNews2012.aspx DCCCD Chancellor Comments on Free Community College Proposal http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/CCproposal01-09-15.aspx Dr. Joe May discussed today a proposal from the White House that would provide a free education for students who are enrolled at the colleges of DCCCD and the nation’s other community colleges. Release date: Jan. 9, 2015 Fri, 09 Jan 2015 22:38:18 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/CCproposal01-09-15.aspx DCCCD Mourns Loss of First Chancellor, Dr. Bill J. Priest http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/BillPriest01-04-15.aspx Dr. Priest served as chancellor from 1965 until his retirement in 1981. He died Dec. 31, 2014, at age 97. Release date: Jan. 4, 2015 Mon, 05 Jan 2015 00:37:37 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/BillPriest01-04-15.aspx DCCCD Trustees Approved New Vice Chancellors http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/NewVCs12-05-14.aspx Dr. Fernando Figueroa and Mark Hays will join DCCCD as vice chancellors, and Dr. Pyeper Wilkins, formerly of El Centro College, will serve as associate vice chancellor for advancement/executive director, DCCCD Foundation. Fri, 05 Dec 2014 18:09:50 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/NewVCs12-05-14.aspx DCCCD Makes Commitment to Expand College Access at White House Event http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/WhiteHouse12-04-14.aspx Hundreds of higher education leaders convened in Washington, D.C., today for the White House College Opportunity Day of Action. Release date: Dec. 4, 2014 Fri, 05 Dec 2014 17:28:08 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/WhiteHouse12-04-14.aspx M2M: DCCCD Vets’ Program Melds Military Experience, Manufacturing http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/VIPforVets11-07-14.aspx A new program will give veterans an opportunity to train for high-demand careers without using their VA benefits. Release date: Nov. 7, 2014 Fri, 07 Nov 2014 23:36:46 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/VIPforVets11-07-14.aspx Eastfield College Police Officers Injured Pursuing Suspect http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/EFCpolice11-04-14.aspx Two Eastfield College police officers were attacked by a trespasser on the evening of Nov. 3, 2014. The suspect has been apprehended. Thu, 06 Nov 2014 17:05:27 -0600 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/EFCpolice11-04-14.aspx Student Leaders Are Student Role Models, LeCroy Scholars http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/LeCroySchol09-19-14.aspx Eight students have been named 2014-2015 LeCroy Scholarship recipients by the DCCCD Foundation for their outstanding leadership and academic achievements. Release date: Sept. 18, 2014 Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:52:49 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/LeCroySchol09-19-14.aspx DCCCD’s Business Institute Celebrates 25 Years of Service to Dallas http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/BJPanniv10-28-14.aspx The Bill J. Priest Institute for Economic Development will host an open house Nov. 6 to mark the occasion. Release date: Oct. 27, 2014 Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:26:38 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/BJPanniv10-28-14.aspx College News http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/College-News.aspx View news from the colleges of DCCCD. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 03:26:40 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/College-News.aspx Free DCCCD/Dallas ISD Event Helps Students Prepare for College http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/Llaves10-09-14.aspx The Keys to Success/Las Llaves del Éxito college fair for families will be held on Saturday, Oct. 25, at the University of North Texas at Dallas. Release date: Oct. 6, 2014 Thu, 09 Oct 2014 21:43:53 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/Llaves10-09-14.aspx STEM Fair Brings High-Tech Treasure Hunt, Science Together http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/BHCStemFair10-06-14.aspx Activities scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 18 and 19, at Brookhaven College will show how STEM areas apply to everyday life and can be fun, too. Release date: Oct. 3, 2014 Mon, 06 Oct 2014 21:05:21 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/BHCStemFair10-06-14.aspx DCCCD Wants Students to Finish, Finish, Finish http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/CompletionWeek09-18-14.aspx During Commit to Complete Week, Sept. 22-26, students of the colleges of DCCCD will pledge to complete their credentials and participate in other activities. Release date: Sept. 18, 2014 Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:47:40 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/CompletionWeek09-18-14.aspx Richland College Awarded $3.25 Million Grant From U.S. Department of Labor http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/RLCfedGrant09-30-14.aspx The grant will help equip Richland College to train Texans who require new job skills for immediate employment. Release date: Sept. 30, 2014 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:35:24 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/RLCfedGrant09-30-14.aspx DCCCD Trustees Approve Budget http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/Budget09-16-14.aspx Members of the DCCCD Board of Trustees recently passed the 2014-2015 budget, which included maintaining the current tax rate, increasing tuition and increasing salaries, among other items. Release date: Sept. 15, 2014 Wed, 17 Sep 2014 20:02:21 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/Budget09-16-14.aspx DCCCD Celebrates Constitution Day http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/ConstDay09-16-14.aspx DCCCD will celebrate Constitution Day in September with programs, giveaways and entertainment on its college campuses. Release date: Sept. 16, 2014 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:18:57 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/ConstDay09-16-14.aspx DCCCD Increases Tax Rate http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/TaxIncrease09-04-14.aspx Dallas County Community College District adopted a tax rate that will raise more taxes for maintenance and operations than last year’s tax rate. Statement date: Sept. 4, 2014 Thu, 04 Sep 2014 22:37:55 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/TaxIncrease09-04-14.aspx Financial Aid News http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/FANews06-14-11.aspx Read the latest updates about DCCCD financial aid. Thu, 21 Aug 2014 22:16:09 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/FANews06-14-11.aspx New Rule Limits Amount of Time for Loans http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/NewLoanRule05-16-14.aspx If you are a first-time borrower on or after July 1, 2013, there is a limit on the maximum period of time that you can receive Federal Direct Subsidized Loans. Fri, 16 May 2014 21:59:42 -0500 http://www.dcccd.edu/AU/MedRelate/News/Pages/NewLoanRule05-16-14.aspx