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September 18, 2019

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Boone
Location: 142
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad

Constitution Day Lunch and Learn

Campus: West
Location: West Campus Auditorium
12:15 PM – 12:15 PM
Topic: Election Reform and Ranked Choice Voting. Iowa intends to use Ranked Choice Voting for the 2020 Caucus. Come learn about this election reform! Presenter: Larry Bradley, Election Reform Advocate Free Lunch for those who attend. Sponsored by Club West SAC
September 19, 2019

Film Screening Underwater DREAMS

Campus: Boone
Location: Auditorium
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
September 23, 2019

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Urban
Location: TBA
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad
September 24, 2019

Gerald Berry: A Pilot Recalls Combat in Vietnam

Campus: West
Location: 119E
9:40 AM – 11:00 AM
US Marine Gerald Berry, formerly of Des Moines, will speak about flying helicopters in the Vietnam War. During the conflict, Berry earned three Distinguished Flying Crosses. When Saigon fell to the communists, pictured right, Berry flew out hundreds of refugees for over eighteen straight hours. Berry made one the most iconic flights in military history when he evacuated the US Ambassador to Vietnam. Colonel Berry, pictured left, has appeared on CBS, PBS, CNN, History Channel, and Discovery Channel. Presented by DMACC’s War and the Human Experience Series. Visit War and the Human Experience at https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx
September 25, 2019

Gerald Berry: A Pilot Recalls Combat in Vietnam

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 124-126
10:10 AM – 11:10 AM
US Marine Gerald Berry, formerly of Des Moines, will speak about flying helicopters in the Vietnam War. During the conflict, Berry earned three Distinguished Flying Crosses. When Saigon fell to the communists, pictured right, Berry flew out hundreds of refugees for over eighteen straight hours. Berry made one the most iconic flights in military history when he evacuated the US Ambassador to Vietnam. Colonel Berry, pictured left, has appeared on CBS, PBS, CNN, History Channel, and Discovery Channel. Presented by DMACC’s War and the Human Experience Series. Visit War and the Human Experience at href="https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx ">https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx

Gerald Berry: A Pilot Recalls Combat in Vietnam

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5, Room 1240
1:10 PM – 2:10 PM
US Marine Gerald Berry, formerly of Des Moines, will speak about flying helicopters in the Vietnam War. During the conflict, Berry earned three Distinguished Flying Crosses. When Saigon fell to the communists, pictured right, Berry flew out hundreds of refugees for over eighteen straight hours. Berry made one the most iconic flights in military history when he evacuated the US Ambassador to Vietnam. Colonel Berry, pictured left, has appeared on CBS, PBS, CNN, History Channel, and Discovery Channel. Presented by DMACC’s War and the Human Experience Series. Visit War and the Human Experience at href="https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx ">https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx
September 26, 2019

Gerald Berry: A Pilot Recalls Combat in Vietnam

Campus: Boone
Location: Room 146
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM
US Marine Gerald Berry, formerly of Des Moines, will speak about flying helicopters in the Vietnam War. During the conflict, Berry earned three Distinguished Flying Crosses. When Saigon fell to the communists, pictured right, Berry flew out hundreds of refugees for over eighteen straight hours. Berry made one the most iconic flights in military history when he evacuated the US Ambassador to Vietnam. Colonel Berry, pictured left, has appeared on CBS, PBS, CNN, History Channel, and Discovery Channel. Presented by DMACC’s War and the Human Experience Series. Visit War and the Human Experience at href="https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx ">https://www.dmacc.edu/veterans/Pages/series.aspx
September 28, 2019

DMACC 5K Walk/Run

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Around the Lake
8:00 AM – 11:30 AM
The race is sponsored by the DMACC Alumni Association. The race route is certified and the event is open to the public. For more information and to register, go to https://www.dmacc.edu/alumni/5k
October 1, 2019

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Carroll
Location: 145
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad
October 2, 2019

Evelyn K Davis Open House

Location: Evelyn K Davis Center for Working Families
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Visit the new location at 1171 Seventh Street in Des Moines and see all that the Evelyn K. Davis Center has to offer. https://www.evelynkdaviscenter.org

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: 02-06
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad
October 11, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary by Scott Dixon Playing October 11-20 Admission is FREE In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13 Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 12, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 13, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 16, 2019

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Newton
Location: 110B
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad
October 17, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.

Breakfast with a Book - Spare Parts by Joshua Davis

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 6 Library
7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Discussion about Spare Parts by Joshua DavisEvent details and registration info
October 18, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 19, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 20, 2019

A Midnight Dreary

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
A Midnight Dreary, by Scott Dixon. Playing October 11-20. Admission is FREE! In this surreal and theatrical journey, Edgar Allan Poe awakens in a hospital bed, his mind wandering through memories of his life and work. But is he lost in a labyrinth of his own making, or being given one last chance to prove himself to his greatest critic? Mixed with poetry, horror, and circumstances from Poe's life, this Iowa premier is sure to stimulate and entertain audiences. Rated PG-13. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
October 22, 2019

Film Screening - Underwater DREAMS

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 6 Auditorium
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

London Study Abroad Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: 02-06
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC. Take your DMACC credit-courses in London this spring. Students live in London, explore the city, and see Europe all on this affordable study abroad experience. Financial aid and scholarships are available! Don't miss out on this one-in-a-lifetime experience! www.dmacc.edu/studyabroad
October 29, 2019

Speaker - Oscar Vazquez

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 6 Auditorium
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
October 30, 2019

Speaker - Oscar Vazquez

Location: Downtown DSM - HyVee Hall, Rm 101-102
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Speaker - Oscar Vazquez

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Bldg 5, Rm 1240
12:50 PM – 1:50 PM
Free & open to the public Event Details
November 15, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 16, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 17, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.
November 21, 2019

The Matchmaker

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Black Box Theatre in Building 5
7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
The Matchmaker, by Thornton Wilder. Playing November 15-24. Admission is FREE! Wilder’s uproarious farce about love and money stars the irrepressible busybody, Dolly Gallagher Levi, who inspired the Broadway musical, Hello, Dolly! Through Dolly’s subtle machinations, several unlikely couples come together to find happiness in 19th-century New York. Our production will feature a 21st century update, keeping the comedy and its meaning fresh and relevant. Rated PG. Email theatre@dmacc.edu to reserve seats.