The new partnership aims to help low-income community college students find resources they may need to finish school. Release date: Dec. 9, 2014
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.
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
A new program will give veterans an opportunity to train for high-demand careers without using their VA benefits. Release date: Nov. 7, 2014
Two Eastfield College police officers were attacked by a trespasser on the evening of Nov. 3, 2014. The suspect has been apprehended.
The Bill J. Priest Institute for Economic Development will host an open house Nov. 6 to mark the occasion. Release date: Oct. 27, 2014
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
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
The grant will help equip Richland College to train Texans who require new job skills for immediate employment. Release date: Sept. 30, 2014
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
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
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
DCCCD will celebrate Constitution Day in September with programs, giveaways and entertainment on its college campuses. Release date: Sept. 16, 2014
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
A new, 40-bed organic garden at Mountain View College — its Slow Food Community Garden — will allow area residents, the college’s students and its employees to plant their own food and cultivate learning at the same time. Release date: Aug. 21, 2014
The DCCCD Board of Trustees will hold a public hearing for the purposes of adopting a budget on Sept. 2, 2014.
Participants in the new program will hone their culinary skills through three years of on-the-job training in addition to classroom study.
The nine recipients of this honor were selected on the basis of their leadership potential, determination to succeed, focus on educational goals and work ethic, along with proven leadership skills and academic achievement. Release date: July 29, 2014
The DCCCD Board of Trustees voted to approve the appointment of Dr. Jose Adames as president of El Centro College and Christa Slejko as president of North Lake College. Release date: Aug. 5, 2014
A select group of students had the opportunity to study how crystals might look when grown in zero gravity thanks to a special NASA program. Release date: July 30, 2014
This signature event raises funds for the culinary arts program at El Centro College. Release date: July 22, 2014
The grant will support “living labs” at the college where students will learn real-world skills through hands-on learning opportunities. Release date: July 7, 2014
Ibrahim Kamara will be able to pursue his dream of becoming a chemical engineer thanks to his tenacity and funding from the Erin Tierney Kramp Scholarship. Release date: June 20, 2014
Members of the DCCCD board of trustees elected a new chair, Charletta Rogers Compton. Compton has served as a DCCCD trustee for District 7 since 2000. Release date: June 5, 2014
Learn how to achieve a cleaner quality of life at Cedar Valley College on June 13. Release date: June 2, 2014
Fitch said that DCCCD has maintained a strong financial profile and applies strong management practices. Release date: May 27, 2014
Academic honor society Phi Theta Kappa honored the Cedar Valley College chapter, a North Lake College student and the district’s past and former leaders at its annual conference. Release date: May 22, 2014
Hear permaculture expert Nate Downey at Clean Economy Series presentations June 27 and 28 at Richland College. Release date: May 21, 2014
The $20 million partnership will create jobs and stimulate growth for area small business. Release date: May 19, 2014
Dr. Preston Pulliams has been appointed interim president of Mountain View College following the retirement of the college’s president, Felix Zamora. Release date: May 15, 2014
Fill your child's or teenager's summer with learning and fun through the many summer camps offered by the colleges of DCCCD. Release date: May 14, 2014
Fifteen students received awards recognizing their talent in art, music and creative writing thanks to Eleanor and George Jones and their family. Release date: May 5, 2014
Elections will be held for two seats of the DCCCD Board of Trustees on Saturday, May 10, 2014.
Learn dates and times of 2014 graduation ceremonies at the colleges of DCCCD. Release date: May 5, 2014
Skylar Tibbits, founder and director of the Self-Assembly Lab at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, gave the keynote presentation for the Dallas County Community College District’s STEM Summit on April 4. Release date: April 21, 2014
A wind farm that started up on Earth Day will generate energy for the college and open doors to training possibilities. Release date: April 17, 2014
The latest collection of diverse artwork created by students from the colleges of DCCCD adorns the Founders’ Foyer and other locations at the district’s headquarters. Release date: April 2014
Felix Zamora will retire effective April 30, 2014, after having served the district for 31 years. Release date: April 22, 2014
Three colleges in the DCCCD system — Cedar Valley, Mountain View and North Lake — are in the running for the 2015 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence. Release date: April 10, 2014
El Centro College faculty member Rosemary DesPlas will serve as installation director for an art exhibit in Shenyang, China. Release date: April 8, 2014
Skylar Tibbits will share the fascinating concept of 4-D printing with future scientists, researchers, teachers and engineers during the fourth-annual STEM Summit. Release date: March 26, 2014
Cedar Valley College will host the Dallas County Community College District’s 28th annual Dia de la Familia and Taste of Nutrition Fair on Saturday, April 5, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 3030 N. Dallas Ave. in Lancaster. Release date: March 24, 2014
Six of the seven colleges in the Dallas County Community College District will hold an adjunct faculty job fair on Saturday, March 29, to find qualified people who are interested in teaching part time. Release date: March 21, 2014
DCCCD’s annual employee awards event honored faculty, administrators and professional support staff who make a difference in the lives of students. Release date: March 19, 2014
Register now for the free, one-day Sustainability Summit (to be held April 16) and the one-day workshop ($99, April 17). Release date: March 7, 2014; updated: April 10, 2014
Join us for the annual fundraiser for the El Centro College Food and Hospitality Institute on Sunday, March 30. Release date: March 7, 2013
Dr. Joe May began his tenure Feb. 26, 2014, as CEO of one of the largest community college systems in Texas.
Well-wishers filled the Hall of State at Fair Park recently to celebrate Dr. Wright Lassiter’s 20 years of service to DCCCD. Release date: Feb. 18, 2014
The Brookhaven College Geotechnology Institute will make science fun during its two-day, interactive STEM science fair for youngsters and adults on Feb. 22-23, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The deadline to apply for these positions is 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.
A half-day workshop titled “Water-Efficient Property Management” will answer questions and provide ideas about that subject on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Eastfield College in Mesquite.
The Keys to Success/Llaves del Éxito college fair for families will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at Brookhaven College. Release date: Feb. 1, 2014
During the African American Male Academic Bowl, 24 teams competed in an event that is a cross between the academic bowls of 40 years ago and today’s popular “Jeopardy” show. Release date: Jan. 28, 2014
The district’s new general counsel, Robert C. Wendland, was most recently a shareholder in and president of the firm of Rapier, Wilson and Wendland, PC, based in Allen, Texas. Release date: Jan. 13, 2014
Can families in Texas and around the world be fed with local food? That is the question Joel Salatin will answer at several programs during a three-day visit to the Dallas area Jan. 28-30. Release date: Jan. 7, 2014
**Please note: This is archived registration information. Visit our Registration page for the latest information about registering for classes. Release date: April 8, 2014; updated June 10, 2014.
**Please note: This is archived registration information. Visit our Registration page for the latest information about registering for classes. Last updated: July 9, 2014
See last year’s tax rates, this year’s effective rates and this year’s rollback tax rates for residents of Dallas County.
**Please note: This is archived registration information. Visit our Registration page for the latest information about registering for classes. Release date: Nov. 4, 2014; updated: Jan. 6, 2015