Urban Campus Events

February 20, 2018

Community Resources Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1 Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 2:00pm to obtain information and speak with various representatives from several local agencies. Past participants have included agencies from such sectors as health care, substance abuse, mental health, child care, legal support, transportation, housing and many more! For more information, please contact Rebecca Papian, at 515-697-7704, rapapian@dmacc.edu
February 21, 2018

Soft Skills: Not Wimp Skills

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
In this session we will discuss confidence, flexibility and integrity in the development of positive interpersonal communication skills.

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
February 22, 2018

Soft Skills: Not Wimp Skills

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
11:15 AM – 11:45 AM
In this session we will discuss confidence, flexibility and integrity in the development of positive interpersonal communication skills.

Health Information Technology Information Session

Location: Ankeny campus, building 8, Room 1F
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Anyone wishing to learn more about the growing field of Electronic Health Records and Information Technology in the health care field, is encouraged to attend a Health Information Technology information session about the program and the new HIT/Healthcare Professional and HIT/Information Technology Professional certificates. This session is also a requirement for acceptance to the HIT program/certificates. Contact Patty Origer for more information: 515-964-6548 or paoriger@dmacc.edu.

Health Information Technology Information Session

Location: Ankeny campus, building 8, Room 1F
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Anyone wishing to learn more about the growing field of Electronic Health Records and Information Technology in the health care field, is encouraged to attend a Health Information Technology information session about the program and the new HIT/Healthcare Professional and HIT/Information Technology Professional certificates. This session is also a requirement for acceptance to the HIT program/certificates. Contact Patty Origer for more information: 515-964-6548 or paoriger@dmacc.edu.
February 26, 2018

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
February 27, 2018

DMARC Mobile Food Pantry on Urban Campus

Campus: Urban
Location: Parking Lot C
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
The DMARC Mobile Food Pantry will be on campus Tuesday, February 27th from 12:00-2:00pm. Once per calendar month you can receive a 3-day supply of food. Bring a photo ID for every adult member of your household and some other form of ID for all children in the household. For questions, contact Rebecca Papian at rapapian@dmacc.edu.
February 28, 2018

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 2, 2018

Environmental Lobby Day Training with the Iowa Environmental Council

Campus: Urban
Location: DMACC Urban Campus Bldg 1-116
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Participants will prepare for the Environmental Lobby Day at the State Capitol with Kerri Johannsen, Manager of Government Affairs for the Iowa Environmental Council. You can participate in this event even if you are unable to attend the Environmental Lobby Day on March 22. It will be a great opportunity to learn how to effectively communicate with you elected officials. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please Register for the event.
March 5, 2018

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 6, 2018

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.
March 7, 2018

: Herbal Plant “Walk” Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR

Campus: Urban
Location: 1-116
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR. Join a local herbal expert as she introduces participants to a variety of herbal plants that grow right here in Iowa. Participants will learn how to utilize the herbal plants in their lives. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please Register for the event.

What’s Next? Preparing to Transfer

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 107
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
In this workshop students will learn the general information they need to gather and consider when preparing to transfer to a four-year college or university. Students will leave the session with the resources needed to begin exploring their transfer opportunities.

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 8, 2018

What’s Next? Preparing to Transfer

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
In this workshop students will learn the general information they need to gather and consider when preparing to transfer to a four-year college or university. Students will leave the session with the resources needed to begin exploring their transfer opportunities.

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

Microsoft Word for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.
March 12, 2018

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 14, 2018

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 19, 2018

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 20, 2018

Transfer Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 2:00pm to obtain information and speak with various representatives from local colleges and universities. Past participants have included Grand View University, Simpson College, Iowa State University, University of Iowa, Northern Iowa University, Drake University, Mercy College of Health Sciences and many more! For more information, please contact Kate Chandler Ernst, at 515-248-7255, kachandlerernst@dmacc.edu
March 21, 2018

Mind-Body Wellness

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
You will learn about the physical and mental elements of wellness, and how each one affects.

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.

Online Registration Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 214
9:45 AM – 10:15 AM
Skip the line – learn how to register online through the Web Info System. We will help you learn how to put together a semester schedule, register for classes, and view your schedule online. Students who have a plan for the classes they wish to enroll in for the Summer Term will also have the opportunity to register following the presentation.

Online Registration Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 215
12:45 PM – 1:15 PM
Skip the line – learn how to register online through the Web Info System. We will help you learn how to put together a semester schedule, register for classes, and view your schedule online. Students who have a plan for the classes they wish to enroll in for the Summer Term will also have the opportunity to register following the presentation.

Online Registration Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 215
4:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Skip the line – learn how to register online through the Web Info System. We will help you learn how to put together a semester schedule, register for classes, and view your schedule online. Students who have a plan for the classes they wish to enroll in for the Summer Term will also have the opportunity to register following the presentation.

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 22, 2018

Mind-Body Wellness

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
11:15 AM – 11:45 AM
You will learn about the physical and mental elements of wellness, and how each one affects.

Sustainable URBAN: Environmental Lobby Day at the State Capitol

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1 Room 116
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Environmental Lobby Day at the State Capitol Each year, diverse individuals and organizations from across the state come together at the Iowa State Capitol for Environmental Lobby Day and REAP Day at the Capitol. The event is hosted by the Iowa Environmental Council, the Iowa REAP Alliance, and Iowa's Water & Land Legacy Coalition. DMACC students will get to be a part of this diverse group of individuals lobbying for Iowa’s environment. Transportation and lunch is provided free of charge. Please register for the event at www.tinyurl.com/UrbanEvents. For more information, please contact Jenn Riggs at jlriggs@dmacc.edu.
March 26, 2018

Online Registration Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 214
9:15 AM – 9:45 AM
Skip the line – learn how to register online through the Web Info System. We will help you learn how to put together a semester schedule, register for classes, and view your schedule online. Students who have a plan for the classes they wish to enroll in for the Summer Term will also have the opportunity to register following the presentation.

Online Registration Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 215
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Skip the line – learn how to register online through the Web Info System. We will help you learn how to put together a semester schedule, register for classes, and view your schedule online. Students who have a plan for the classes they wish to enroll in for the Summer Term will also have the opportunity to register following the presentation.

Online Registration Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 215
4:15 PM – 4:45 PM
Skip the line – learn how to register online through the Web Info System. We will help you learn how to put together a semester schedule, register for classes, and view your schedule online. Students who have a plan for the classes they wish to enroll in for the Summer Term will also have the opportunity to register following the presentation.

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.

Health Information Technology Information Session

Location: Ankeny campus, Building 8, Room 1F
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Anyone wishing to learn more about the growing field of Electronic Health Records and Information Technology in the health care field, is encouraged to attend a Health Information Technology information session about the program and the new HIT/Healthcare Professional and HIT/Information Technology Professional certificates. This session is also a requirement for acceptance to the HIT program/certificates. Contact Patty Origer for more information: 515-964-6548 or paoriger@dmacc.edu.
March 27, 2018

DMARC Mobile Food Pantry on Urban Campus

Campus: Urban
Location: Parking Lot C
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
The DMARC Mobile Food Pantry will be on campus Tuesday, March 27th from 12:00-2:00pm. Once per calendar month you can receive a 3-day supply of food. Bring a photo ID for every adult member of your household and some other form of ID for all children in the household. For questions, contact Rebecca Papian at rapapian@dmacc.edu.
March 28, 2018

Herbal Gardening Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR

Campus: Urban
Location: 1-116
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
Participants will join a local herbal expert who will guide them in planting their very own herbs that they can take home to use and enjoy. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please Register for the event.

VITA Income Tax Preparation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 234
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
If you earned $58,000 or less in 2017, you may be eligible to receive FREE tax preparation. Please be sure to bring proof of identification, social security cards, wage and earning statements, and a copy of your last year’s federal and state tax returns.
March 29, 2018

Python Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

Python Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.
April 3, 2018

Leadership 101

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Learn how to speak the language of leaders and why are leadership skills so important for to today's student.

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.
April 4, 2018

Leadership 101

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 242
11:15 AM – 12:00 PM
Learn how to speak the language of leaders and why are leadership skills so important for to today's student.
April 5, 2018

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.
April 9, 2018

Python Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 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.

Python Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 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.
April 10, 2018

Career Exploration: Your Journey Starts Now!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
Start the journey towards finding your dream career with this all-inclusive workshop! Learn about yourself, your resources, and what opportunities exist as you prepare for the upcoming Career Fair and beyond!
April 11, 2018

Natural Lawn Care with Good Neighbor Iowa Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR

Campus: Urban
Location: 1-116
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Learn how to keep and maintain a beautiful lawn without the use of pesticides and fertilizers. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please register for the event .

Career Exploration: Your Journey Starts Now!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
Start the journey towards finding your dream career with this all-inclusive workshop! Learn about yourself, your resources, and what opportunities exist as you prepare for the upcoming Career Fair and beyond!
April 17, 2018

Career Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 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
April 18, 2018

Paying Back Your Student Loans

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Library Classroom
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Do you know who your student loan servicer is? Do you know how much money you’ll be paying back each month when you graduate? If the process of paying back your loans is a mystery, this the workshop for you!

Bats and Bat Houses Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR

Campus: Urban
Location: 1-116
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Participants will learn about bats in Iowa and the numerous benefits they provide us with. Each participant will construct their very own bat house to take home with them. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please register for the event.

Power BI – Business Analytics

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
The Microsoft Power Business Intelligence workshop will address the ease of connectivity of excel spreadsheets and the creativity of dashboards. The brief introductory overview will introduce the user to the usefulness of dashboards for tracking progress of the contents of their spreadsheets and help to gain greater visualization of data analysis. For more information, please contact Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu.

Power BI – Business Analytics

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
The Microsoft Power Business Intelligence workshop will address the ease of connectivity of excel spreadsheets and the creativity of dashboards. The brief introductory overview will introduce the user to the usefulness of dashboards for tracking progress of the contents of their spreadsheets and help to gain greater visualization of data analysis. For more information, please contact Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu.
April 24, 2018

DMARC Mobile Food Pantry on Campus

Campus: Urban
Location: Parking Lot C
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
The DMARC Mobile Food Pantry will be on campus Tuesday, April 24th from 12:00-2:00pm. Once per calendar month you can receive a 3-day supply of food. Bring a photo ID for every adult member of your household and some other form of ID for all children in the household. For questions, contact Rebecca Papian at rapapian@dmacc.edu.
April 25, 2018

: Prairie Walk Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR

Campus: Urban
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Participants will learn about the beautiful Iowa prairie while touring the DMACC Urban prairie beds with a local prairie expert. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please register for the event.

Relaxation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
Relax as you drift away in a guided imagery exercise. In addition to the guided imagery, we will practice controlled breathing to help you relax, and discuss a few relaxation techniques you can use anywhere, anytime.
April 26, 2018

Relaxation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
Relax as you drift away in a guided imagery exercise. In addition to the guided imagery, we will practice controlled breathing to help you relax, and discuss a few relaxation techniques you can use anywhere, anytime.
May 22, 2018

DMARC Mobile Food Pantry on Urban Campus

Campus: Urban
Location: Parking Lot C
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
The DMARC Mobile Food Pantry will be on campus Tuesday, May 22nd from 12:00-2:00pm. Once per calendar month you can receive a 3-day supply of food. Bring a photo ID for every adult member of your household and some other form of ID for all children in the household. For questions, contact Rebecca Papian at rapapian@dmacc.edu.
June 26, 2018

DMARC Mobile Food Pantry on Urban Campus

Campus: Urban
Location: Parking Lot C
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
The DMARC Mobile Food Pantry will be on campus Tuesday, June 26th from 12:00-2:00pm. Once per calendar month you can receive a 3-day supply of food. Bring a photo ID for every adult member of your household and some other form of ID for all children in the household. For questions, contact Rebecca Papian at rapapian@dmacc.edu.