DMACC News Releases

Monday, September 18, 2017
Transition to DMACC Family Night at DMACC Urban Campus
"Transition to DMACC Family Night at DMACC Urban Campus …"
Thursday, September 14, 2017
DMACC Dedicates Ruan Foundation Gift
"Ruan Transportation Virtual Driving Center Announced …"
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Ruan Foundation Donation
"Ruan Foundation Donation announcement prior to DMACC Transportation Institute Job Fair & Truck Rodeo …"
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
DMACC's Summer Semester President's List
"DMACC's Summer Semester President's List …"
Tuesday, September 05, 2017
DMACC's Summer Semester Dean's List
"DMACC's Summer Semester Dean's List …"

 DMACC In the News

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Philanthropy Examines its Role in Shifting Economic Landscape at Roundtable Conference
Philanthropy Roundtable
"“We are big right now in work-based learning. We are custom designing employees for specific companies,” said Rob Denson, resident of the Des Moines Area Community College. Several institutions of higher learning, particularly community colleges, are fostering public/private partnerships to create pathways that allow a student to gain relevant skills to fill jobs that are growing in today’s workforce. “I’m still amazed that there’s not a common glossary for the work that we want to do between educators and employers,” Denson said. …"
Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Legends in Iowa Manufacturing honored
Business Record
"Manufacturing leaders from across Iowa were recognized Tuesday during the third annual Legends in Iowa Manufacturing awards dinner at the Meadows Events and Conference Center in Altoona. (This includes DMACC board member Fred Buie, who was recently re-elected.) …"
Monday, September 18, 2017
Internship brings summer of learning
Wallaces Farmer
" I used the Dallas County farm located just north of Adel, cash-rented since 2005 by the Des Moines Area Community College Agribusiness Program. The farm served as a real-world example, and DMACC provided data on actual crop production costs, the farm’s actual production history, local cash grain bids for harvest delivery and use of …"
Monday, September 18, 2017
Sept. 21: Interpreting YOUR Property Tax Bill
Business Record
"Property taxes are due in September, and are often a family's or business's single largest state/local tax liability. Learn how to view and analyze your own property tax bill; then get your questions answered by Central Iowa leaders with whom your tax dollars are entrusted. Featured local leaders include: Rob Denson, president, Des Moines Area Community College; Thomas Harper, CFO, Des Moines Public Schools; Karl Vilums, CFO, Broadlawns edical Center; Mary Maloney, Polk County treasurer; Tim Moerman, Waukee city manager; and Elizabeth Presutti, CEO, Des Moines Area Regional Transit. The event is free and open to the public.  …"
Sunday, September 17, 2017
Out of the Darkness Walk sheds light on suicide awareness
"The walk was held Sunday at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny, where those affected by suicide came together to shed light on the problem. …"

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