Celebration of Research and Creativity is the theme for the Dawson Community College Music Department Thursday, May 1. The evening will commence at 5 pm in the Toepke Center lobby with a reception highlighting student research projects and performances by DCC music students. Presenters will be on tap to discuss their projects, ranging from Opera Education through Cartoons to The Use of Secondary Dominants in Barbershop Quartets.
The first gathering of Montana Association for the Education of Young Children (MtAEYC) at Dawson Community College takes place on October 16th, 2013. The session is an opportunity to network for any K-3, preschool or childcare provider. Keynote speaker Sharon DiBrito from Missoula Montana will present in the Ullman Center (UC105) between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. DiBrito is executive Director of Montana AEYC and has operated the Lolo Preschool for 25 years.
Dawson Community College announced this week that Leanne Hoagland, Agribusiness Program Director, is serving on the State Career and Technical Education Board this 2013-2014. The Montana Commissioner of Higher Education (OCHE) and the Montana Office of Public Instruction (OPI) extended the invitation to Hoagland.
Dawson Community College is pleased to announce that Reserve Officer Training has been scheduled for Fall semester. The dates for the training are as follows:
The Dawson Community College Introduction to Dinosaur Paleontology class and lab will be held July 22-August 2. The maximum enrollment for the class is 20 students. Geoscience instructor Alan Brown is providing a 4 credit class for a great value. A university class like this one would cost double. The Dinosaur Paleontology class has no prerequisite so anyone can register. It is a great opportunity for high school students or anyone to get 4 transferable college credits completed this summer in a fun hands-on environment. Plus the class coming to us.
Fifty DCC students have received recognition for outstanding scholastic achievement. They have been named to the Dawson Community College Spring 2013 Deans list by the registrar.
Cole Johnson of Bloomfield, MT graduated from DCC in 2011 with high honors and was also a member of Phi Theta Kappa.
Dawson Community College in Glendive Montana and Olds College located in Alberta Canada have announced the details of an enhanced 2+2 agreement in Agriculture that offers students a competitive, streamlined opportunity to earn a Applied Bachelor's degree in Ag.
DCC student Brittany Pascal, from Loveland Colorado, joined 12 of her teammates and classmates as victims of a mock disaster to help our Glendive first response teams train over the weekend.
Student athletes at Dawson have volunteered 293 hours to date.
Way to go Bucs!
The 71st Commencement exercises will be held May 11, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in the Toepke Center at Dawson Community College. Dr. Jim Cargill, President of Dawson Community College, the Board of Trustees, faculty, staff and the Class of 2012 are proud to announce Ryan Sokoloski, Makoshika State Park manager, as the keynote speaker for the 2012 exercises.
After the Commencement exercises, graduates, families and friends are invited to a reception honoring the DCC Class of 2012 which will be hosted by the American Association of University Women (AAUW) in the Toepke foyer.