2020 News

Honoring and Supporting Those Who Serve

​DCCCD has joined TXServes – North Texas in providing opportunities, resources and activities to the district’s military-connected students, their families and the community.

Dallas Culinary Education and Training Takes Big Leap Forward in 2020 With El Centro Program Expansion

​To kick off a new name and an additional location, the culinary program is starting the year with a series of celebrity chef “experiences” in January.

El Centro College Receives 2019 Star Award for Triple Credit Model Fire Academy

​​The distinction, presented by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, recognizes institutions of higher learning for their exceptional contributions toward supporting student access and success.

DCCCD Represented Among D CEO’s 'Dallas 500' for 2020

​D Magazine’s D CEO recently revealed the 500 leaders featured in the 2020 edition of the Dallas 500, which includes El Centro College President José Adames and Chancellor Joe May.​

DCCCD Foundation Announces New Board Members

​Five civic and business leaders have been appointed to the board: Manuel Diaz, Chad Houser, Alicia Makaye, Ann Margolin and Alfreda B. Norman.

Staying Safe and Smart This Holiday Season

​​Don’t let thieves or seasonal stress rob you of joy. Read some expert tips to help you keep the holidays happy.