After the Big Sky Region's fall season, Cody Floyd leads the bull riding standings by over 230 points. The Dawson Community College standout was on fire this fall, successfully riding eight out of ten bulls. Floyd captured championships at Montana State Northern Rodeo (Havre, MT) and Miles Community College Rodeo (Miles City, MT) while earning runner-up honors at Northwest College Rodeo #1 (Cody, WY) and University of Montana-Western Rodeo (Dillon, MT).
Dawson Community College, ranked this week by Bankrate.com, 14th out of the top 25 two-year public colleges in the United States for its value and vocational education opportunities. DCC has always offered value for dollars spent. Being a value-added college has paid off for DCC as the next generation of first-time college students, trends toward a more affordable college experience.
PEC Basic Orientation Safety Awareness Course for oil and gas field workers includes both SafeGulf and SafeLand USA safety training. This one-day training session takes the place of multiple Operator orientations. It provides each student a general idea of life and safety issues in the oil and gas industry, upstream, downstream, onshore or offshore.
Dawson Community College in conjunction with the Glendive Medical Center will offer a CNA classes October 7th through the 29th at a cost of $70 plus book.
Dawson Community College Early Childhood Education program and DEAP Child Care Education and Support present keynote speaker, Jeff A. Johnson, October 8 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Ullman Center on the DCC campus.
The Montana Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education in partnership with administrators, faculty, and staff at Montana's 2-year colleges wrote a grant application for the United States Department of Labor's Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grant program (TAACCCT). Dawson Community College president, Mike Simon, reported a successful outcome last Friday. The US Department of Labor awarded Montana $25 million to fund the grant proposal.
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.
Emily Prouty, trumpet, will be giving her senior recital in fulfillment of the requirements for the Bachelor of Arts in Music Education on Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 7:30 pm in Cisel Hall on the University campus.
Montana Repertory Theatre's Educational Outreach Tour is bringing to the stage Mark Twain's humorous and touching account of the Creation Story, in an adaptation by Ron Fitzgerald. Directed by Andy Meyers, Artistic Director of the Fort Peck Summer Theatre, this three-person show stars Caitlin McRae, Jamie Parnell, and Ryan Luwe (who is also the company stage manager).
Coming to Dawson Community College on September 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the Toepke Center - DCC Auditorium Mark Twain's Diaries of Adam and Eve. The play is FREE.
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: