The MDU Resources Foundation and its member companies, MDU Utilities Group, Knife River Corporation, WBI Holdings, Inc. and MDU Construction Services Group awarded a five thousand dollar grant for improvements to the wellness facilities in the Toepke Center at Dawson Community College.
The MATHCOUNTS® competition was held at Dawson Community College February 17th between 9am and 3pm. DCC will host middle school students from 5 different schools: Terry, Lambert, Frontier, Luster and Glendive. The competition was held in the practice gym on the DCC campus. Mike Hunter, mathematics instructor at Dawson Community College, heads up the yearly MATHCOUNTS® competition.
Starting Monday February 22 Instructor Kristin Aus will begin Excel in Agriculture, a business department course, at Dawson Community College. This course, designed by Aus, will build confidence as farmers and ranchers use Microsoft Excel 2007 software and increase their understanding of the business management aspects of their agricultural operation.
Dawson Community College volleyball has started signing members of next fall's freshman class, starting with Livingston's Park High School senior Victoria Foster.
Coach John Marble recently announced Foster's commitment to the Lady Buccaneer volleyball team. "Victoria is a natural volleyball player and very athletic," he said. "She is loaded with potential."
Foster stands at 5'11" and is familiar with all positions at the net, playing outside hitter, middle blocker and right side in high school.
Comparison to FA07 and FA08
GLENDIVE, MONTANA-Dawson Community College has announced an increase in fall enrollment for the second consecutive year. College enrollment is expressed in full-time equivalent (FTE). Annualize FTE is calculated by dividing the number of credits taught in an academic year by 30. Term FTE is calculated by dividing the number of credits taught in a semester by 15. DCC reported a 7.3% increase for in-state term FTE and 3.7% for total term FTE.
R&SVP volunteers are currently preparing tax returns for the 2009 Tax year. Appointments are necessary and can be made by calling the R&SVP office at 377-4716.
The Opus Society’s "Brown Bag Lunch Essentials" are open events for students, faculty, staff, and members of the community to explore important topics presented by high profile industry leaders. This no-host luncheon series was created to engage and inspire community leaders in discussions on a variety of topics from technology, business, world issues, design, entertainment, science, leadership, and creativity; the essentials for every leader.
Members of the Dawson Community College FFA/ AG Club will show off their muscles by offering themselves up for auction at the 2010 GATE Banquet Saturday, February 13th to be held at the EPEC. Banquet social hour starts at 6pm and dinner at 7pm.
Available for bid, 3 teams of two Agriculture students each and one single Agriculture student. Each team or single student is donating 8 hours of labor to the winning bidder. The clubs goal is to raise funds for additional educational opportunities in agriculture on the Dawson Community College campus.
Dawson Community College in Glendive
hosts four Miles City artists
in two galleries-Gallery 126 and the Impromptu Gallery
On exhibit: Tucker Bolton, Marcus R. Hartse, Vida Landa, & Mark Browning
Reception: Wednesday, January 27, 6 to 8 p.m.
Ain’t We Got Fun . . .
Please join us. Meet the artists, enjoy the artwork, conversation, and refreshments.
Financial aid professionals from around Montana will gather at 18 locations on Sunday, Jan. 31 and Wednesday, Feb. 3 to provide free, one-on-one assistance to students and families completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
The FAFSA is the key to obtaining federal financial aid — and some state and institutional aid — to help pay for postsecondary education.
This year, the event will take place locally at Dawson Community College in room 147. Sessions take place at 1:00, 2:00, or 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 31.