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Mountain View College

Tina MedinaTina Medina (Visual Arts faculty) is curator of “Ella: Exhibiting Local Latina Artists” at the Latino Cultural Center in Dallas. The exhibit explores a growing awareness of women’s social issues within the community. See it through June 28 at the cultural center, 2600 Live Oak St. See Tina Medina's website.

District Office
Alacia Edwards (Organizational Development) recently received her Master of Business Administration degree from Texas Woman’s University. 
Colleges
Richland College is the 2014 RecycleMania Grand Champion of Texas. Richland ranked third nationally out of 461 participating colleges and universities. North Lake College placed 54th, and Mountain View College came in 234th. In a different RecycleMania category, that of Waste Minimization, North Lake College was third in the nation. Mountain View finished ninth, and Richland finished 14th. They were among 149 colleges and universities in that category.
El Centro College
There’s only one wind farm in Dallas County, and it’s on the rooftop of El Centro College. The 40 wind turbines were installed at El Centro in mid-April. Students, faculty and administrators participating in Earth Day activities on April 21 watched the startup of the turbines. “These turbines should have a life expectancy of 25 to 30 years, and they will generate enough power to run approximately 2,000 computers that we have in our labs on the main campus,” said David Browning, vice president for business affairs at El Centro. Learn more about the wind turbines.
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