The expected loss of state revenues for the Dallas County Community
College District is $7.4 million. This cut also comes at a time when our
budget is stretched significantly by the demand for classes and
services because of our increasing enrollment.
DCCCD Chancellor William Wenrich submitted a letter to the Board of Trustees announcing his plan to retire from the district, effective Aug. 31, 2003.
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The Chancellor's Cabinet met in telephone conference call this afternoon
to discuss DCCCD's response to the budget reduction from the state.
The Dallas County Community College District will recommend a proposed
tuition increase for the summer 2003 semester to its Board of Trustees
during their Feb. 4 meeting.
Students interested in courses offered by the Dallas County Community
College District for its popular "Maymester" and summer I and II
sessions will be able to enroll in classes this year, in spite of a
state-mandated budget cut that has prompted DCCCD officials to explore
ways to reduce costs and save money.
Clyde Porter, assistant vice chancellor of facilities management and
planning for the Dallas County Community College District, recently
received a Citation of Honor from the Dallas chapter of the American
Institute of Architects during its annual "Celebrate Architecture"
The second recipient of the Eleanor Jones Award in Creative Writing was
recognized among students from throughout the Dallas County Community
College District during an awards program held at El Centro College on
Fri., March 28.
Seven students from throughout the Dallas County Community College
District were recognized for their artistic talents during an awards
program held at El Centro College on Fri., March 28.
The District recognizes former students who have made significant contributions in the community and in their professions.
Innovative thinkers Amory Lovins, co-author of Natural Capitalism and
Small is Profitable, and Dr. Joseph Romm, author of Cool Companies, will
be the keynote speakers at the May 9-10 Sustainable Dallas Conference.
DCCCD students now can transfer their associate's degree credit hours to
Argosy University-Dallas if they want to pursue a bachelor's degree in
Dr. Alice Villadsen, president of Brookhaven College, has been elected
to serve as a member of the board of directors for the American
Association of Community Colleges.
Members of the Dallas County Community College District's Board of
Trustees nominated Dr. Jesus Carreon as DCCCD's fifth chancellor during
their regular monthly meeting on Tues., May 6.
The Dallas County Community
College District board of trustees, students and staff welcome Dr. Jesus
"Jess" Carreon as DCCCD's fifth chancellor.
Members of the DCCCD board of trustees gave their final approval to hire
Dr. Jesus Carreon as DCCCD's fifth chancellor during the group's
regular monthly meeting on Tues., June 3.
Members of the Dallas County Community College District's board of
trustees gave their final approval to hire Dr. Jesus "Jess" Carreon as
DCCCD's fifth chancellor.
The Board of Trustees has begun the search process for the next
Chancellor of the Dallas County Community College District (DCCCD).
Two respected financial entities, Fitch Ratings and Moody's Investors
Service, both have assigned AAA ratings to the Dallas County Community
Dr. Allatia Harris, an administrator with DCCCD, has been appointed to
serve on the Associate of Arts in Teaching Committee for the Texas
Higher Education Coordinating Board.
The Dallas County Community College District is seeking nominations for
the 2004 DCCCD Distinguished Alumni Awards program, which recognizes
former students who have made significant contributions to the community
or their professions.
When does a withdrawal become a deposit?...When students in the Dallas
County Community College District use their campus ATMs to support their
This Saturday, one Dallas-area boss will be bowling for bucks to help
his employees earn their degrees and to meet the people who work for
Dallas TeleCollege - part of the Dallas County Community College
District - joined an elite group recently when PBS announced that a
select group of schools in the United States each has been designated a
By making the procurement process easier for local businesses, the
Dallas Alliance for Business Development (DABD) will be able to attract
more vendors and create innovative programs that help minority and
Forget your old lap top. (You know...your lap top...the one with two
knees where you balanced a catalog, class schedule and notepad while you
tried to look up course descriptions and juggle class rosters for your
next semester in college!)