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January 23, 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, January 23rd 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.

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
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.
January 24, 2018

Upper Iowa University Transfer Table

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5, Hallway
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Representatives from Upper Iowa University will be present to answer any questions you may have about transferring after finishing your DMACC degree.

Urban LIBRARY: Office365

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Did you know DMACC Faculty, staff and students can download Office365 for free? This interactive session will provide an overview of not only how you can download Office365 onto your home computer, but some of the many features that are available. Come find out all the things you can do beyond the “usual” Word, PowerPoint and Excel. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma psmumma@dmacc.edu.

Health Information Technology Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Ankeny campus, building 8, room 3
1:30 PM – 2:30 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. This session is also a requirement for acceptance into the HIT program. Contact Patty Origer for more information: 515-964-6548 or paoriger@dmacc.edu.

Health Information Technology Information Session

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Ankeny campus, building 8, room 3
4:30 PM – 5:30 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. This session is also a requirement for acceptance into the HIT program. Contact Patty Origer for more information: 515-964-6548 or paoriger@dmacc.edu.

Free Movie Showing: ALMOST SUNRISE

Campus: Boone
Location: Boone Campus Theater
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Please mark your calendars! You, your classes, and the general public are invited to participate! To kick off the 5th Annual “In My Boots” in spring 2018, we are going to show a series of veteran-affairs-related films. Through the group, “Paws & Effect” we received a substantial grant enabling us to show these top quality- highly honored and acclaimed --films. We want to strongly encourage not only campus participation, but participation from the entire DMACC district and the whole Boone Community. Please make plans now to be included, along with your students, as we examine many veteran-related issues. The first film showing date has been set as January 24th on the Boone Campus. Details about the first film showing on the Boone Campus: Film title: Almost Sunrise Http://sunrisedocumentary.com (We highly recommend you go to this site to see the film trailer and other information. ) Wednesday January 24, 2018 • 12:15 – 1:30 pm Speaker Tom Voss & Panel discussion in Boone Campus Theater – topics of discussion include PTSD and Veteran Suicide • 6:00 pm Desserts in Boone Campus Courter Center • 6:30 pm Tom Voss, from the movie “Almost Sunrise” speaks in Courter Center • 7:00 pm Movie “Almost Sunrise” Showing in Boone Campus Theater About the film: Almost Sunrise follows two Iraq veterans, Tom Voss and Anthony Anderson, both tormented by depression for years after they returned home and pushed to the edge of suicide. The two embark on an extraordinary journey – a 2,700 mile walk across the country from Wisconsin to California, in order to reflect on their haunting experiences of war and to ultimately, save themselves. “Almost Sunrise” features the following topics: • Suicide Crisis • War & Peace • Trauma • Military Family • Resilience • Iraq, Afghanistan Conflicts • Moral Injury • Spirituality • Veterans • Community • Holistic Healing • Post-Traumatic Stress This is an excellent learning tool for courses in the following areas: • Anthropology • Theology & Ethics • International Relations • Global Issues • Mental Health • Physical Health • Addiction Studies • U.S. History • Political Science • Sociology • Social Work • Peace & Conflict Studies • Veterans’ Relations Please contact Nancy Woods at nawoods@dmacc.edu or Sean Taylor at astaylor@dmacc.edu for more information.
January 25, 2018

Career Exploration Workshop

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you currently trying to choose a career path? DMACC Career Center staff are here to help you explore your options! Join us at this small group career exploration workshop on the Ankeny campus to start your career planning journey. In your session, you'll complete a free career assessment that will help you identify occupations that might fit your interests, skills, and values. To sign up, please call 515-964-6200 and dial 0 to reach a scheduler who can help you reserve a spot. Schedulers are available Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
January 29, 2018

Career Exploration Workshop

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you currently trying to choose a career path? DMACC Career Center staff are here to help you explore your options! Join us at this small group career exploration workshop on the Ankeny campus to start your career planning journey. In your session, you'll complete a free career assessment that will help you identify occupations that might fit your interests, skills, and values. To sign up, please call 515-964-6200 and dial 0 to reach a scheduler who can help you reserve a spot. Schedulers are available Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
January 30, 2018

Graceland University - Transfer Table

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5, Hallway
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Representatives from Graceland University will be present to answer any questions you may have about transferring after finishing your DMACC degree.
January 31, 2018

Grand View University - Transfer Table

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5, Hallway
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Representatives from Grandview University will be present to answer any questions you may have about transferring to Grandview after completing your DMACC degree.

Spring Into DMACC

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 - Student Center
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Come and visit with Departments and Student Clubs to see what they have to offer. Pick up freebies and get information! Sponsored by: Ankeny Student Activities Council (SAC)

Sustainable URBAN: Bi-Weekly Winter Hiking Series

Campus: Urban
Location: Greenwood/Ashworth Park
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Bi-Weekly Winter Hiking Series Join DMACC Urban's Sustainability Coordinator, Jenn Riggs, for a series of bi-weekly winter hikes at different parks throughout the Des Moines Metro area. All hikes will be held from 12:30-1:30. Once you register for a hike, you will receive a detailed e-mail containing information about meet-up location and helpful hiking tips. Please register for the hikes at www.tinyurl.com/UrbanEvents. For more information, please contact Jenn Riggs at jlriggs@dmacc.edu.

One Drive and File Management

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
AAC Computer Lab staff will provide a brief overview about how to use Microsoft OneDrive and file management with the "CLOUD." Learn how and where to save your files. Learn how to access your files from home or at DMACC. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

One Drive and File Management

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
AAC Computer Lab staff will provide a brief overview about how to use Microsoft OneDrive and file management with the "CLOUD." Learn how and where to save your files. Learn how to access your files from home or at DMACC. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.
February 1, 2018

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 116
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 continue to successfully manage themselves.
February 2, 2018

Seven Oaks Night

Campus: Boone
Location: Seven Oaks
4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
FREE lift pass to Ski or Snowboard or Snow Tube for DMACC Boone Students, Staff, & Faculty with DMACC ID, plus you may bring 1 guest. Need Equipment? Check out the links below to see rates for equipment rental. http://www.sevenoaksrec.com/ski-iowa-rentals/
February 7, 2018

Birding in Iowa Lunch and Learn sponsored by the Iowa DNR

Campus: Urban
Location: 1-116
12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Join a local birding expert from the Des Moines Audubon Society to learn about birds in Iowa. After the talk participants will create their own DIY birdfeeders to take home with them. Lunch is provided free of charge. Please register for the event

Creating a Budget You Can Stick To

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Library Classroom
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Are you having a hard time making your money last until the end of the month, or the end of the semester? Would you like some help crafting a budget that makes sense for your life? Come to this workshop for tips and free tools that you can use! Lunch provided. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
February 8, 2018

Talk Saves Lives: an American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Presentation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
9:40 AM – 10:35 AM
In this workshop, we will cover the subject of suicide, the research on prevention and what people can do to address suicide.

Career Exploration Workshop

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you currently trying to choose a career path? DMACC Career Center staff are here to help you explore your options! Join us at this small group career exploration workshop on the Ankeny campus to start your career planning journey. In your session, you'll complete a free career assessment that will help you identify occupations that might fit your interests, skills, and values. To sign up, please call 515-964-6200 and dial 0 to reach a scheduler who can help you reserve a spot. Schedulers are available Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
February 12, 2018

Career Exploration Workshop

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 1
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Are you currently trying to choose a career path? DMACC Career Center staff are here to help you explore your options! Join us at this small group career exploration workshop on the Ankeny campus to start your career planning journey. In your session, you'll complete a free career assessment that will help you identify occupations that might fit your interests, skills, and values. To sign up, please call 515-964-6200 and dial 0 to reach a scheduler who can help you reserve a spot. Schedulers are available Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
February 13, 2018

One Drive and File Management

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Urban AAC
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
AAC Computer Lab staff will provide a brief overview about how to use Microsoft OneDrive and file management with the "CLOUD." Learn how and where to save your files. Learn how to access your files from home or at DMACC. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

Talk Saves Lives: an American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Presentation

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 103
12:50 PM – 1:45 PM
In this workshop, we will cover the subject of suicide, the research on prevention and what people can do to address suicide.

One Drive and File Management

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
AAC Computer Lab staff will provide a brief overview about how to use Microsoft OneDrive and file management with the "CLOUD." Learn how and where to save your files. Learn how to access your files from home or at DMACC. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.
February 14, 2018

Human Services & Early Childhood Education Career Fair

Campus: Ankeny
Location: Building 5 Conference Center
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
The DMACC Career Center and the faculty and staff of DMACC's Human Services and Early Childhood Education programs invite you to join us at the 2018 Human Services & Early Childhood Education Career Fair! Attending this event is a great way for DMACC students and alums to connect with employers who are actively hiring employees and interns. It's also a great opportunity for undecided students to explore career pathways in these industries. CAREER FAIR WEBSITE: http://bit.ly/2CXNjPx COST & ATTENDANCE This event is FREE for all to attend. Students, alumni, faculty, and staff from all DMACC departments and campuses are welcome to attend. ONLINE REGISTRATION Online registration for these events will open on College Central on January 8th. Visit the career fair's website to register: http://bit.ly/2CXNjPx Pre-registration is REQUIRED for employers. Pre-registration is not required for job seekers, but is strongly encouraged. CAREER FAIR PREPARATION WORKSHOP WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 7TH FROM 12PM-1PM IN BLDG 5 CONFERENCE CENTER Job seekers are welcome to attend this free workshop to get tips on how to prepare for the fair, what to wear, what to bring, and how to follow up with employers after the event. Contact the Career Center at careers@dmacc.edu or 515-964-6463 with questions about this or other Career Center events.

Urban LIBRARY: Writing your paper in Office 365

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.

Sustainable URBAN: Bi-Weekly Winter Hiking Series

Campus: Urban
Location: Walnut Woods State Park
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Bi-Weekly Winter Hiking Series Join DMACC Urban's Sustainability Coordinator, Jenn Riggs, for a series of bi-weekly winter hikes at different parks throughout the Des Moines Metro area. All hikes will be held from 12:30-1:30. Once you register for a hike, you will receive a detailed e-mail containing information about meet-up location and helpful hiking tips. Please register for the hikes at www.tinyurl.com/UrbanEvents. For more information, please contact Jenn Riggs at jlriggs@dmacc.edu.
February 15, 2018

One Drive and File Management

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
12:05 PM – 12:45 PM
AAC Computer Lab staff will provide a brief overview about how to use Microsoft OneDrive and file management with the "CLOUD." Learn how and where to save your files. Learn how to access your files from home or at DMACC. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

One Drive and File Management

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, AAC
5:00 PM – 5:40 PM
AAC Computer Lab staff will provide a brief overview about how to use Microsoft OneDrive and file management with the "CLOUD." Learn how and where to save your files. Learn how to access your files from home or at DMACC. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.