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Ready to make 2017 your best year ever? Then register now for Winter or Spring term credit classes at the colleges of DCCCD.
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​Professors incorporate lessons on communication, critical thinking and other soft skills alongside industry-specific training.

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Many student veterans we spoke to on campuses of Dallas County Community College District want to give back to the community and help other veterans.

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Four program alums were honored during a Celebration of Success ceremony as the Dallas-Fort Worth area 10KSB prepares to launch its eighth class.​

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​El Centro, Mountain View and Eastfield colleges offer welding classes for students interested in this “hot” career.

Dr. Suryakant Desai

​The Texas Society of CPAs honored Dr. Suryakant Desai as the state’s top community college educator.

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​The faculty of El Centro College’s new dental hygiene program have Halloween-friendly tips to share.

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​Students in grades 6 through 12 and their parents are invited to attend the Keys to Success/Las Llaves del Éxito college fair on Saturday, Oct. 29.

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​Employers need trained technicians who understand today’s complex automotive systems.

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​The college won the AASHE Campus Sustainability Achievement Award as well as the AACC Green Genome Award.

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​The college district and school district unveiled the industry partners for the eight new collegiate academies at a special event.

Steve DeShazo

​Steve DeShazo, director of the Food and Hospitality Institute at ECC, received the honor from the Dallas chapter of the Texas Chef Association.

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​The project aims to raise awareness of children who become victims of human sex trafficking.

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​Keaton (Shae) Johnston and Ojaswee Giri received full-tuition scholarships to attend SMU for up to five terms.

Mike Bogle

​Cedar Valley College music instructor Mike Bogle has been named a quarterfinalist for next year’s Grammy Music Educator Award.

Jermetra Allmon

​By studying fashion marketing at El Centro College or business marketing at Cedar Valley College, students open doors to a variety of positions with good wages.

​The district has compiled and placed information for former ITT Tech students at dcccd.edu/ITT. The page contains a list of people from DCCCD’s seven colleges who can help them with their questions and possible transition to the district.

Isaac Faz

​DCCCD's Faz is among 55 new members of Leadership Dallas who begin a 10-month education program that develops their leadership capabilities as they build relationships with classmates and community leaders. 

​When Mountain View College students Emmanuel Ayorinde and JaMein Mason won an “Award of Recognition” for their work during a summer internship at Los Alamos National Laboratory, they had a good reason to be surprised and elated.

The DCCCD tax rate will effectively be raised by 7.37 percent and will raise taxes on a $100,000 home by approximately $0.00.

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See information about property tax rates and related hearings that were held Aug. 16 and Aug. 23 for residents of Dallas County.
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The DCCCD Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing for the purposes of adopting a budget on Sept. 6, 2016.
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​Read some quick facts about DCCCD's 2016-2017 budget.

Doris Rousey

​Doris Rousey, director of strategic initiatives for DCCCD, will be honored with the award from the North Texas Community College Consortium.

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​DCCCD students can transfer to Texas Tech and either fast-track to a teaching career or pursue a bachelor’s degree in nursing, thanks to recent transfer agreements signed by both institutions.

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​Six students have been named LeCroy Scholarship recipients by the DCCCD Foundation for their outstanding leadership and academic achievements.

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​Training in HVAC is a great fit for people who love to work with their hands and solve problems.

Fabiola Chavez

​Fabiola Chavez was honored by President Barack Obama for her volunteer service, and Valery Perez won a scholarship for her skills as an entrepreneur.

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​Through the new program, students will be able to earn an associate degree online in either business or criminal justice.

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​After a three-decade absence, Richland College will revive its wrestling program in the fall of 2016.

Lauretta Hill

​Police veteran Lauretta Hill has returned to her hometown to lead DCCCD’s law enforcement division.

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​Eight Mountain View College students enjoyed a dream internship this summer at the Los Alamos National Laboratory.

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​Ten students have been awarded academic scholarships because they are tops in scholastic honors and community service.

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​Eleven student leaders expanded their international knowledge through a one-week visit to the storied Austrian city.

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​El Centro College, as a community, will join together on Wednesday, July 27, 2016, for its “#ElCentroStrong: Reflect and Renew Ceremony” from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Quincy Roberts

​Entrepreneurs Quincy Roberts and Tom Browning have grown their companies’ revenue and learned skills they hope will help them reach new, higher goals.

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​Alumni from across the country and some of the nation’s leading entrepreneurs gathered to celebrate and attend a panel discussion.

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​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.
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