Students begin returning to Dawson Community College on Sunday, Aug. 25. College. New Student Orientation welcome takes place Aug 26-27 with on-campus classes beginning Monday, Aug. 28 and all on-line classes, Sept 3.
On Thursday, Aug. 25, the campus will open its 3 residence halls, Kettner, Gibson, and Bruberg to approximately 140 full time students at 8 a.m.
Parents or guardians who are helping their new or returning student move into a residence hall are encouraged to quickly unload their vehicle, and proceed to alternative parking lots on campus.
Kendel Wilkerson, of Olympia, WA signed her letter of intent to play for Dawson Community College this week.
The 5'11 forward played for the Capital High School Cougars in Washington State last season. As a senior Kendel averaged 10 points, 5 rebounds, 2 steals and 2 assists per game.
Six foot Skyview High School forward, Vanessa Newman, signed with the Dawson Community College Buccaneers this week. Head coach Tracey Clingingsmith is excited. “Vanessa adds some much needed height to our squad and can play inside out. We look forward to adding this tough competitor to our squad next year.”
“I am grateful that Dawson has given me such a huge opportunity.” said Newman “I can’t wait to see what all they have to offer!”
Keturah Lund, from Billings, MT is one of the newest recruits to play for the Lady Buccaneer Volleyball team during the 2013-2014 season. Lund received the MVP award as a freshman on the Junior Varsity team. As a sophomore, she was awarded the MVP award of the Varsity team. She made 1st tournament team her sophomore and senior years and 2nd team her junior year as well as All-Conference her sophomore, junior, and senior years. Lund has been chosen to travel to London with NBC's international volleyball tour team to play volleyball for ten days this coming summer.
Tennessee State University Geoscience instructor Alan Brown and Jerry Jacene were on the Dawson Community College campus yesterday (July 15) in preparation for the Dinosaur Paleontology class which starts July 22.
Justin and Shawna Baisch threw their support behind DCC and the Paleo class with a generous gift of land use for the class digs.
Both Brown and Jacene are passionate about the dig and hope to make it a yearly summer class. Maps in hand they went looking at eroded land around campus for additional fossil dig sites.
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To better serve students and industry at this time of unprecedented growth, Dawson Community College has re-energized its Welding Program to meet industry demand for qualified, certified welders. The DCC Office of Instructional Services announced this week, the start of BLOCK welding classes this Fall Semester 2013. With instructors Joshua Kreilaus and Jim LeProwse, students can learn specific welding skills in just 18 days.
Dawson Community College Board Chair, Jim Squires, announce the selection of Michael Simon, M.A., as the next Dawson Community College president.
All evening women's Summer league games will be played at Dawson Community College in the Toepke and Old Gyms from 5:50 p.m.-8:50 p.m.
Box Elder High School Honor Roll student, Rebecca Rosette, signed her National Letter of Intent with the Dawson Community College women’s basketball program recently.
The 5'7 Point Guard/Shooting Guard averaged 16 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 2 steals as a senior for the Box Elder Bears.