Students can learn the skills needed to become a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in classes offered by Dawson Community College and Glendive Medical Center October 4 through 26, 2010. Classes will be held at GMC and the Extended Care Facility from 5-9pm Monday-Thursday and 1:45-10pm Friday. Registered Nurse Donna Knuths teaches the course. Cost of the 4-credit, 80-hour course is $70.00, and enrollment is limited. The book is additional. Contact the DCC book store at 377-9457.
The Mon-Dak volleyball player of the week is Mona Mijalkovic of Dawson Community College. In last weeks matches she had 60 kills, 18 blocks, 7 digs and 1 assist. She is a 6' Freshman right side hitter from Nis Serbia.
Child Care Resourse and Referral and Dawson Community College will host Kurt Cunningham, an Education Specialist for Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks. This workshop is an early childhood education program that builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature and invites them to explore wildlife and the world around them.
Through a wide range of activities and experiences, Growing Up WILD provides an early foundation for developing positive impressions about nature and lifelong social and academic skills. For teachers and parents of young children.
For the week of September 6-12, 2010 Debbie Schendel, a 5' 7" outside hitter, has been named player of the week. In four matches last week, Debbie had 24 kills, 48 digs, 6 blocks, 3 assists, and 18 aces. Debbie is a Freshman from Great Falls, Montana.
The Commissioner of Higher Education, Sheila Stearns, will be conducting a series of community listening sessions across the state over the next few weeks. Sixteen communities have been chosen to host the interactive events were the Commissioner will be joined by various members of the Board of Regents. The sessions are designed to allow individuals to voice concerns about the higher education system and to offer suggestions for its improvement.
The University of Montana’s Montana Repertory Theater proudly presents The Real Legend of Sleepy Hollow, an adaptation for the stage written by Ron Fitzgerald. The play is part of the Rep’s yearly Fall Educational Outreach Tour coming to Glendive on the Dawson Community College campus. The performance is free and will take place at 6:30pm, September 24th in the DCC auditorium.
On September 18, 2010, Dawson Community College will host a workshop for grade school teachers and early childhood professionals. Jane Kitson, from Atlanta, GA will be on campus to present Leap Into Literacy.
If you need to work on an assignment over the weekends and are enrolled at DCC you are in luck!
DCC Computer Lab, room 147, will be open the following weekend times through December.
Dawson Community College athletic Director Joyce Ayre has announced DCC Rodeo Coach Rod Paschke has been elected by his peers to be the new Big Sky Regional Faculty Director. Northwest College head rodeo coach Del Nose had been the Big Sky Regional Faculty Director for the past 6 years, but Paschke will replace him as director when the new college Rodeo season begins.