Urban Campus Events

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October 15, 2018

Surgical Tech Info Session

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 2, Room 102
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
The information session is a ​requirement to enter the Surgical Technology program.
October 16, 2018

Chichaqua Seed Harvest with Polk County Conservation

Campus: Urban
11:15 AM – 2:15 PM
Join us for a fun afternoon at Chichaqua Bottoms Park. We will be harvesting native prairie seeds and taking in the wonderful sights at one of Central Iowa’s most beautiful parks. Transportation is provided. Registration is required for this event.
October 17, 2018

London Study Abroad Info Session

Campus: Urban
Location: UC 01 Room 107
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about how you can study abroad in London with DMACC this spring! Explore the most exciting city in the world and travel Europe, all while earning DMACC credit!
October 18, 2018

Relax…!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 109
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
In this workshop you will learn how to relax through guided imagery, deep breathing, and meditation.

Python Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
An introduction to the basics of the Python programming language: An introduction to the language adopted by CERN and animators. How to use the Read-Eval-Print Loop (REPL) shell with Python. How Python handles the various numeric types and strings. Basic function definition and function calling, as well as argument passing. How to write and execute your own Python programs. No downloads or time-intensive set-up required!

Python Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
An introduction to the basics of the Python programming language: An introduction to the language adopted by CERN and animators. How to use the Read-Eval-Print Loop (REPL) shell with Python. How Python handles the various numeric types and strings. Basic function definition and function calling, as well as argument passing. How to write and execute your own Python programs. No downloads or time-intensive set-up required!
October 23, 2018

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 109
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
View a documentary featuring stories of college students who share their experiences with mental health issues, how they found help, and how they continue to successfully manage their symptoms.
October 25, 2018

Microsoft Word for Beginners Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn essential functions to help be successful with your coursework including: Fonts, bold, italicize. Set margins, indents, alignment & spacing. Add headers and footers. Check spelling, grammar & word counts.

Microsoft Word for Beginners Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
Learn essential functions to help be successful with your coursework including: Fonts, bold, italicize. Set margins, indents, alignment & spacing. Add headers and footers. Check spelling, grammar & word counts.
October 26, 2018

Seed Harvest and Bonfire with S’mores at Chichaqua

Campus: Urban
2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Join us for a fun afternoon at Chichaqua Bottoms Park. We will be harvesting native prairie seeds then enjoying s’mores around a bonfire. Registration is required for this event. If you need transportation for this event please register for this event by choosing “Seed Harvesting and S’mores at Chichaqua – October 26 - NEED TRANSPORT.” If you do not need transportation please register by choosing “Seed Harvesting and S’mores at Chichaqua – October 26 - NO TRANSPORT.” The transportation option is limited to the first 14 people to register. This is a family friendly event, and you are encouraged to bring children and family over the age of 5 if you planning to transport yourself.
October 30, 2018

Career Exploration: Your Journey Starts Now!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 212
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!
October 31, 2018

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn how to create a presentation in PowerPoint, including: Using templates Adding text, bullet points, tables, graphs, graphics, pictures & videos Running slide show Printing PowerPoint

Career Exploration: Your Journey Starts Now!

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
12:20 PM – 1:15 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!

PowerPoint Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
Learn how to create a presentation in PowerPoint, including: Using templates Adding text, bullet points, tables, graphs, graphics, pictures & videos Running slide show Printing PowerPoint
November 1, 2018

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 107
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 how they continue to successfully manage their symptoms.
November 6, 2018

Transferring: Tips to Maximize Your Financial Aid

Campus: Urban
Location: Library Classroom
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Are you worried about having enough money when you transfer? Did you know many schools have a priority date of December 1st for grants? Come to this workshop to learn other valuable tips.
November 7, 2018

Urban Campus Career Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
November 8, 2018

Soft Skills, Not Wimp Skills

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 109
11:15 AM – 12:10 PM
In this session we will discuss confidence, flexibility, and integrity in the development of positive interpersonal communication skills.
November 13, 2018

Colony to Community: The Story of New Sweden- by Trevor Brandt, Curator

Campus: Urban
Location: Bldg. 1; Room 103
9:40 AM – 10:35 AM
November 14, 2018

Soft Skills, Not Wimp Skills

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 107
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
In this session we will discuss confidence, flexibility, and integrity in the development of positive interpersonal communication skills.