Posts Tagged ‘daytona state college’

  • Intensive five-day animal control officer course starts March 6

    Feb 15, 17 • 149 Views • Higher EducationComments Off on Intensive five-day animal control officer course starts March 6

    The School of Emergency Services at Daytona State College announces a 40-hour certification course beginning March 6 for people who love animals and want to become animal control officers. The course, approved by the Florida Animal Control Association,...

  • DSC librarians fighting fake news with “CRAAP”

    Feb 9, 17 • 312 Views • Higher EducationComments Off on DSC librarians fighting fake news with “CRAAP”

    Testing if it is: Credible, Relevant, Authoritative, Accurate, has Purpose It seems to be coming from everywhere, these days: a mind-bending proliferation of so-called fake news, spread like wildfire over the Internet and social media. Such intentional...

  • Daytona State OTA students to help mature drivers find ‘perfect fit’

    Feb 8, 17 • 193 Views • Events, Higher EducationComments Off on Daytona State OTA students to help mature drivers find ‘perfect fit’

    Seniors invited to take part, improve car comfort and safety Students in the Occupational Therapy Assistant program at Daytona State College will put their training into practice by participating in the March 8 CarFit®  event – a unique program that...

  • Daytona State’s “mini-mester” makes for accelerated program completion

    Feb 3, 17 • 166 Views • Higher EducationComments Off on Daytona State’s “mini-mester” makes for accelerated program completion

    2nd chance at spring classes – Get there faster! Daytona State College’s seven-week mid-semester courses are designed for students who want to earn their degrees as quickly as possible, or who want a second chance at getting spring classes under their...

  • DSC student clubs to host second annual Falcon Con gaming convention

    Jan 25, 17 • 239 Views • Events, Higher EducationComments Off on DSC student clubs to host second annual Falcon Con gaming convention

    Public of all ages invited to join the games It will be all fun and games at Daytona State College’s Lenholt Center in March, when the college’s Tabletop Gaming Club hosts Falcon Con, its second annual gaming, anime and role-playing convention on the...

  • Daytona State highlights Black History Month with film series

    Jan 23, 17 • 236 Views • Art/History/Culture, Events, Higher EducationComments Off on Daytona State highlights Black History Month with film series

    Daytona State College will commemorate Black History Month in February with a variety of activities, highlighted by a series of rare films featuring African-American filmmakers to be shown in the Southeast Museum of Photography’s Madorsky Theater on the...

  • DSC STEMinar series resumes Feb. 6

    Jan 20, 17 • 234 Views • Higher EducationComments Off on DSC STEMinar series resumes Feb. 6

    Raising awareness of STEM in daily life; all welcome The School of Biological and Physical Sciences at Daytona State College announces its STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) seminar series for spring 2017, free and open to the public. The one-hour...

  • DSC faculty publish benefits of writing across the curriculum

    Jan 19, 17 • 267 Views • Higher EducationComments Off on DSC faculty publish benefits of writing across the curriculum

    A study by three Daytona State College faculty members on how the college’s Writing Across the Curriculum/Writing in the Discipline (WAC/WID) program enhances student success was published in the latest peer-reviewed journal, Across the Disciplines. The...

  • DSC’s online bachelor’s degrees continue among nation’s best

    Jan 10, 17 • 278 Views • Awards & Recognition, Higher EducationComments Off on DSC’s online bachelor’s degrees continue among nation’s best

    5th year running, DSC keeps pace with prestigious national universities Despite increasing competition, Daytona State College continues its run among the nation’s higher education institutions offering the best online bachelor’s degree programs, according...

  • New financial planning TV series to air on WDSC TV15

    Jan 4, 17 • 406 Views • BusinessComments Off on New financial planning TV series to air on WDSC TV15

    Daytona State College is producing a financial planning TV series called “Plan Stronger,” with up to 60 half-hour episodes supported by Holland Financial Inc. The shows will offer financial planning guidance and will air on the college’s public...