Student/Campus

October 23, 2017

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Urban
Location: UC 01 Room 116
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Find out how you can study abroad in the most exciting city in the world, with DMACC! For more information contact Lauren Rice (lrrice@dmacc.edu).

Book Club

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Bldg 5 - Black Box Theatre
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
This semester’s One-Book, Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan, has a book club! This first meeting will discuss the first section of the book, Part One: Crazy. Extra credit is available to some students who have the book in their curriculum. Come meet new people and discuss a great book! Free food will be provided. Sponsored by DMACC Honor’s students.
October 24, 2017

AAC: Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Word Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Word to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

AAC: Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Word Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Word to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 2 Room 10
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Find out how you can study abroad in the most exciting city in the world, with DMACC! For more information contact Lauren Rice (lrrice@dmacc.edu).
October 25, 2017

Mind-Body Wellness

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 118
1:55 PM – 2:50 PM
You will learn about the physical and mental elements of wellness, and how each one affects the other.

Financial Aid for Transfer Students

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Library
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
This workshop will go over the nuts and bolts of the financial aid process for students transferring from DMACC to a 4-year school. This will include an overview of the process when students are transferring schools; necessary documentation; and information on who to contact when questions/problems arise.

Pumpkin Event

Campus: Carroll
Location: Automotive Lab
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Come decorate a pumpkin and enjoy cookies and cider. Limited to the first 75 participants.

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Newton
Location: Newton 01 Room 118
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
Find out how you can study abroad in the most exciting city in the world, with DMACC! For more information contact Lauren Rice (lrrice@dmacc.edu).
October 26, 2017

Sustainable URBAN: Field trip to REIMAN GARDENS for Washed Ashore Exhibit and Butterfly Wing

Campus: Urban
Location: TBD
11:15 AM – 2:15 PM
For more information, please contact Mel Sadeghpour at mlsadeghpour@dmacc.edu for more information.
October 30, 2017

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Boone
Location: Boone Room 156
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Find out how you can study abroad in the most exciting city in the world, with DMACC! For more information contact Lauren Rice (lrrice@dmacc.edu).
November 1, 2017

Urban LIBRARY: Writing your paper in Office365

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Do you still email your class assignments back and forth to yourself? With Office365, everything can be done online with any electronic device with online access. This interactive session will show you how you can use Office365 to write, save and share your papers. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.

Career Exploration: Tools and Tips for finding your DREAM job

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
This workshop will give you the tools to be successful at the upcoming Career Fair and beyond! Learn about professionalism, elevator speeches, resume building, and what employers are looking for in future hires. Opportunties to sign up for one-on-one resume building, career assessment, and mock interviews will be available.

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Ankeny 02-02
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Find out how you can study abroad in the most exciting city in the world, with DMACC! For more information contact Lauren Rice (lrrice@dmacc.edu).
November 7, 2017

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 118
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
View a documentary featuring stories of college students who share their experiences with mental health issues, how they found help, and continue to successfully manage themselves.

AAC: Microsoft Power Point for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Power Point Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Power Point to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

AAC: Microsoft Power Point for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Power Point Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Power Point to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.
November 8, 2017

Sustainable URBAN: Hy-VEE Nutritionist LUNCH and LEARN--Living Healthy

Campus: Urban
Location: TBD
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
For more information, please contact Jenn Riggs at jlriggs@dmacc.edu for more information.

Urban LIBRARY: Buying Personal Computer Equipment

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
In the market for a new computer but don’t know what to look for? Join this library conversation as we explore the things you need to know to pick the perfect PC to accommodate your budget and needs. Pre-Registration is required. Light snacks will be provided For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
November 13, 2017

AAC: Computer Science--Introduction to PYTHON computer programming language

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about this open-source programming language that does not need to be compiled. For the last several years, it has remained one of the top ten highest-in-demand programming languages from employers alongside Java, C, C++, and C# and is immensely popular on the social programming site, Github. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

Book Club

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Bldg 5 - Black Box Theatre
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
This semester’s One-Book, Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan, has a book club! Continuing from our previous meeting, we will be discussing Part Two: The Clock. Extra credit is available to some students who have the book in their curriculum. Come meet new people and discuss a great book! Free food will be provided. Sponsored by DMACC Honor’s students.
November 14, 2017

Career Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am and 2:00pm to obtain information and speak with representatives from several local employers. Past participants have included employers from government, financial services, human services, legal support and many other areas. For more information,please contact Alyssa Burnett, at 515-248-7236, arburnett1@dmacc.edu
November 15, 2017

Sustainable URBAN: Upcycling Craft Lunch and Learn--BIRD FEEDERS

Campus: Urban
Location: TBD
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
For more information, please contact Mel Sadeghpour at mlsadeghpour@dmacc.edu for more information.

Urban LIBRARY: Exploring the Framework: Authority is Constructed and Contextual. Classroom Applications

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Information Literacy is in the midst of a paradigm shift. In June 2016, the Association of College & Research Libraries replaced the Information Literacy Standards with a Framework for Information Literacy. This Framework uses threshold concepts to explain what it means to be Information Literate. This conversation will encourage participants to share how the concepts of reality and academic authority can be incorporated into the college classroom. Pre-Registration is required. Light snacks will be provided. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
November 20, 2017

Urban LIBRARY: Writing your paper in Office365

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Do you still email your class assignments back and forth to yourself? With Office365, everything can be done online with any electronic device with online access. This interactive session will show you how you can use Office365 to write, save and share your papers. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
November 29, 2017

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 118
1:55 PM – 2:50 PM
View a documentary featuring stories of college students who share their experiences with mental health issues, how they found help, and continue to successfully manage themselves.

AAC: Microsoft Power Point for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Power Point Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Power Point to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

AAC: Microsoft Power Point for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Power Point Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Power Point to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

Sustainable URBAN: DNR Lunch and Learn--Herbal Energetics

Campus: Urban
Location: TBD
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
For more information, please contact Jenn Riggs at jlriggs@dmacc.edu for more information.
December 4, 2017

Book Club

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Bldg 5 - Black Box Theatre
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
This semester’s One-Book, Brain on Fire: My Month of Madness by Susannah Cahalan, has a book club! The final meeting, we will be discussing the last section of the book, Part Three: In Search of Lost Time. Extra credit is available to some students who have the book in their curriculum. Come meet new people and discuss a great book! Free food will be provided. Sponsored by DMACC Honor’s students.