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Tattoo 101

Tattoo 101

April 27, 2022 at 11:55 am 0 comments

Thinking of getting a tattoo? We’ve got you covered. Here are some basics you should consider before getting inked. Location Location is one of the most important things to consider when getting a tattoo. A tattoo can change not only how you see yourself, but also how others see you.Read More

For low-risk births, look beyond traditional care

For low-risk births, look beyond traditional care

April 27, 2022 at 11:39 am 0 comments

Preparing to become a first-time parent (or second, third, and so on for that matter) and the events leading up to that big day when you finally attain parental status can be incredibly daunting. Being a mother myself, I can lend my own first-hand experience when it comes to vouchingRead More

The dysfunctions of TikTok

The dysfunctions of TikTok

April 27, 2022 at 11:38 am 1 comment

I have had TikTok since 2019, which could be considered the start of its rise in current popular social media apps. When I first got it, it was something you would be embarrassed to tell people that you had. It was seen as an app for little kids who postedRead More

Let’s stay on Daylight Saving Time

Let’s stay on Daylight Saving Time

April 27, 2022 at 11:37 am 0 comments

As the Sunshine Protection Act makes its way through the House to make daylight saving time permanent, the opinion on this bill has turned to online debates on where people would like their extra hour of sunlight to go. Opinions are split between three sides; people who approve of thisRead More

Professional clothing pop-up event

Professional clothing pop-up event

April 2, 2022 at 7:16 am 0 comments

Halle Reynolds talks with Evelyn K. Davis Center For Working Families Director Ahmed Agyeman during a pop-up career clothing event on the Ankeny DMACC campus.

Sarah Bogaards of the Des Moines Business Record

Former Chronicle editor joins Des Moines Business Record

March 23, 2022 at 12:06 pm 0 comments

For many college graduates, finding a full-time job relating to their major can be a long, stressful journey. For DMACC and Drake journalism graduate Sarah Bogaards, her college experience helped lead directly into a job as a reporter for the Des Moines Business Record. Sarah, who graduated from DMACC inRead More

Richard Alvarenga-Lopez teaches photography classes at the DMACC Ankeny campus.

Q&A with Richard Alvarenga-Lopez

March 23, 2022 at 12:03 pm 0 comments

Richard Alvarenga-Lopez is 24 years old, and as he says, “living the dream right now.” Richard teaches the Photoshop classes for DMACC’s Photography program. He plans on moving more into the art world, focusing more on community issues. Not all about himself, but rather giving back and hopefully inspire theRead More

Interview: Sarah Bogaards and Anthony Arroyo

Interview: Sarah Bogaards and Anthony Arroyo

March 21, 2022 at 9:31 am 0 comments

Halle and Amila sit down with Des Moines Business Record Reporter Sarah Bogaards and Photographer Anthony Arroyo to talk about life and work after attending DMACC and Drake.