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Des Moines Area Food Trucks

Des Moines Area Food Trucks

April 19, 2017 at 10:31 am 0 comments

Food trucks have been trendy lately especially in Des Moines. They have been popping up in the area and there are now more than 20 in Des Moines. Des Moines recently approved a new pilot program that requires vendors to license their truck with the city. This program has fourRead More

“Fools” comes to DMACC

“Fools” comes to DMACC

April 12, 2017 at 10:30 am 1 comment

After a yearlong hiatus, DMACC theatre returns with the production of “Fools.” Under new direction, with new actors, and in the new Black Box Theatre, Neil Simon’s comedy from the 80s is set in the 1890s. The new theatre instructor Carl Lindberg directs the show. He came to DMACC fromRead More

Charles D'Ambrosio

Q&A with author Charles D’Ambrosio

March 31, 2017 at 9:53 am 0 comments

Celebration of Literary Arts at DMACC is April 3-5. Charles D’Ambrosio from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop will be coming Wednesday April 5 at 12:50 p.m. in Building 2, room 25B for a reading and book signing. How did you become interested in writing short stories/ fiction? —I have to say there wasRead More

ciWeek brings writers, and astronauts to West Campus

ciWeek brings writers, and astronauts to West Campus

March 22, 2017 at 10:48 am 0 comments

The event, held Feb. 27 to Mar. 3, shows students the importance of overcoming adversity. Wednesday showcased the lives and innovation of many people including champion beatboxer Kaila Mullady, respected sound engineer Greg Russell, astronaut Ken Mattingly, and Olympic gold medalist Dan Gable. Kaila Mullady is the world champion beatboxer.Read More

Campus Town threatens fines on tenants for littering and other issues

Campus Town threatens fines on tenants for littering and other issues

March 22, 2017 at 10:46 am 0 comments

The Campus Town apartments have struck up controversy through fine threats, new security policies, and excessive littering. The Campus Town Apartments is a housing building across from the DMACC Ankeny campus. The majority of the tenants are college students that attend DMACC. The management at Campus Town threatened in aRead More

March 22, 2017 at 10:45 am 0 comments

The 2017 Literary Arts Festival is April 3rd-5th. Noted fiction and poetry writers will be coming to the six DMACC locations. Each writer has a different experience and brings a different perspective to the literary field. DMACC students can listen to these published writers speak about their works and learnRead More

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Your Guide to Transferring to a Four-Year College

March 22, 2017 at 10:41 am 0 comments

When I went to college 25 years ago, you pretty much went to DMACC or a Tech school OR you went to a four year college with further possibilities. I chose to go to Iowa State and get my bachelors degree in business and am thrilled with the results ofRead More

Transfer 101 Workshops

Transfer 101 Workshops

March 22, 2017 at 10:39 am 0 comments

The Transfer 101 workshop that is offered 5-6 times per semester is a place to find out more of what you need to know about moving along your plans to go to a four year college out of DMACC. This 45 minute session is led by an academic advisor eachRead More