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Education and workforce development are vital to the Texas economyopens in new window
Sen. Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa's Op Ed piece mentions Del Mar College and the support funding the College has received from the Texas Workforce Commission for specific training initiatives. The Op Ed focuses on the need to provide more education and career guidance to high school students as the region prepares individuals for the state's future workforce.
17
Apr
2018
www.caller.com
Secrets of the chefopens in new window
KRIS' Anchor Lee Sausley takes an in-depth look at Continuing Education's six-week noncredit course "Secrets of the Chef" with a close look at what's taking place in the kitchen.
15
Apr
2018
www.kristv.com
LOCAL Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil makes dreams come trueopens in new window
KIII covered the Tenth Annual "Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil" hosted by the DMC Foundation and Trustee Emeritus Bernie Paulson.
12
Apr
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Christus Spohn and Del Mar receive $500K for partnershipopens in new window
The Texas Workforce Commission awarded a $500,000 Skills Development Fund grant for DMC Corporate Services to train 531 healthcare professionals with CHRISTUS Spohn Health System, the largest health system in South Texas.
11
Apr
2018
www.caller.com
Del Mar College looking to improve campus securityopens in new window
KRIS attended the April 10 Board of Regents meeting and interviewed DMC Security Chief Lauren White about the College's initiative to have its own police department.
11
Apr
2018
www.kristv.com
Del Mar College will have a police department by spring 2019opens in new window
The Caller-Times covered the College's initiative to have a police department after Security Chief Lauren White provided a report to the Board of Regents duirng their monthly meeting on April 10.
10
Apr
2018
www.caller.com
Del Mar College Program offers grant for former military to become truck driversopens in new window
A Texas Workforce Commission grant and their program, Skills for Transition, has provided resources to Del Mar College to train area active duty separating from the military or those who have already been discharged the opportunity to train as truck drivers tuition-free.
10
Apr
2018
www.kristv.com
KIII LOCAL Military Matters: The upward bound programopens in new window
KIII covers the services and opportunities that veterans can access through the $1 million Upward Bound program that Del Mar College offers to enable those who served our country to earn their associate's degrees.
08
Apr
2018
www.kiiitv.com
LOCAL Continuing education in magic schoolopens in new window
KIII covered the first day of Magician School offered through DMC Continuing Education.
04
Apr
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Crawfish Boil to help Del Mar College studentsopens in new window
DMC Development Officer Karen Silva helps spread the word about the Del Mar College Foundation's 10th annual "Bernie's Famous Crawfish Boil" on April 12 during the KRIS Noon Show.
03
Apr
2018
www.kristv.com
Chem-E-Car competitors put chemical engineering to the testopens in new window
Del Mar College co-hosted with Texas A&M University-Kingsville the Southwest Regional Chem-E-Car competition as a means to recruit students to the College's new associate in science degree in chemical engineering that starts in the fall.
31
Mar
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Data Mining: what is it and how do you protect yourself?opens in new window
Dr. David Abarca, DMC Associate Professor of Computer Science, provides his expertise regarding putting personal information on social media sites and the issue of data mining.
28
Mar
2018
www.kristv.com
DMC Nursing group hosts annual egg hunt for hundreds of local youthopens in new window
The DMC Student Nurses Association held their annual egg hunt for area youth.
24
Mar
2018
www.kristv.com
Invest in Your Future: Construction Trade Academy and Pipeline Programopens in new window
Dr. Leonard Rivera, Dean of Continuing Education and Off-Campus Programs, provided a live interview on KIII First Edition about the College's Construction Trade Academy and Pipeline Program.
23
Mar
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Lessons In Service: Repairing Appliances For Hurricane Victims Is A Win-Win for Del Mar College opens in new window
Community College Week features the College's Air Conditioning Applied Technology program and faculty and students' service to the Coastal Bend community by repairing damaged household appliances free of charge after Hurricane Harvey.
21
Mar
2018
ccweek.com
Small businesses celebrate SBDC dayopens in new window
Smoothie King business owner Joe Perez shares how the DMC Small Business Development Center helped him become a success and encouraged other business owners to use the SBDC's services. March 21 marked SBDC Day across the nation.
21
Mar
2018
www.kristv.com
Water Street rolls out new sushi businessopens in new window
KRIS' news story features Del Mar College Culinary Arts graduate Danyela Hinojosa, who will oversee the new Water Street sushi bar, and owner Brad Lomax praising the type of graduates that the College's program produces.
20
Mar
2018
www.kristv.com
Breaking The Sign Language Barrieropens in new window
Community College Week highlights the College's American Sign Language & Interpreting program's community service work to close the communication gap between family members and deaf youth growing up in Spanish-speaking households.
14
Mar
2018
ccweek.com
What Will the Nationwide School Walkouts Accomplish?opens in new window
Dr. Dawson Barrett, DMC Assistant Professor of U.S. History, contributed to an article in The Atlantic covering the March 14 National School Walkout held across the country to prompt congressional action on gun control.
14
Mar
2018
www.theatlantic.com
Del Mar College opens new Adult Education & Literacy Center in Sintonopens in new window
KIII covers the College's newest AEL Center with a grand opening featuring a pep rally-style announcement in Sinton.
27
Feb
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Class teaches Spanish speakers American Sign Language; brings families togetheropens in new window
DMC adjunct instructor Linda Lugo volunteers to teach Spanish-speaking families American Sign Language to communicate with their deaf or hard of hearing children.
26
Feb
2018
www.caller.com
Del Mar College National Drawing and Small Sculpture Showopens in new window
The Art Program's national art show is promoted with faculty and a student participant discussing the merits of the yearly exhibit.
26
Feb
2018
www.kristv.com
Study Identifies Benefits for Driving Simulators as Companion to In-Cab Trainersopens in new window
DMC Transportation Training Services is referenced in this trade article about the benefits of simulator training originally posted on Feb. 15, 2018.
22
Feb
2018
www.ttnews.com
Del Mar's process technology program gets $54,000 donationopens in new window
Gulf Coast Growth Ventures, a partnership between ExxonMobil and SABIC, announced a scholarship donation benefiting 17 DMC Process Technology students preparing for the workforce.
21
Feb
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Future cosmetologists learn to recognize, offer resources for domestic violenceopens in new window
District Attorney Mark Gonzalez addresses DMC Cosmetology students about the new Cut It Out program designed to stop domestic violence by recognizing when a client shows signs of abuse and reporting it to the DA's Office.
19
Feb
2018
www.caller.com
Del Mar College's Dental Hygiene Program offers free dental careopens in new window
The DMC Dental Assisting/Dental Hygiene Program gives students real-world experience by offering a variety of services to the community as part of their training.
16
Feb
2018
www.kristv.com
Fire Academy cadets get hands-on during "live fire" exercisesopens in new window
Come on Baby, Light My Fire! DMC Fire Academy cadets practiced their skills fighting live fires as part of their program requirements.
14
Feb
2018
www.kristv.com
Del Mar will raise tuition for the second consecutive yearopens in new window
The DMC Board of Regents voted to raise tuition by $3 per credit hour.
13
Feb
2018
www.caller.com
Military Matters: a new grant will help local veterans complete their education at Del Mar Collegeopens in new window
KIII's Military Matters" highlights the new DMC Veterans Upward Bound Program, which received $1.3 million from the U.S. Department of Education, and is designed to assist area veterans with pursuing higher education.
12
Feb
2018
www.kiiitv.com
JIMENEZ: Design team pick brings Del Mar College one step closer to southside campusopens in new window
Editor Emeritus Nick Jimenez writes about the day-long process for which the DMC Board of Regents narrowed down the selection of Gensler and Turner Ramirez Architects to design the College's new campus on Corpus Christi's southside.
09
Feb
2018
www.caller.com
Nueces County District Attorney's new program, to cut out domestic violenceopens in new window
The DMC Cosmetology Program is participating in a new effort by the DA's Office called "Cut It Out" to eliminate domestic violence by training students and stylists to recognize the signs of abuse among their clients.
08
Feb
2018
www.kristv.com
Gensler, Turner Ramirez firms to team up for Del Mar's new campusopens in new window
The DMC Board of Regents announces the selection of two firms, Gensler and Turner Ramirez Architects, to design the College's new campus on Corpus Christi's southside.
07
Feb
2018
www.caller.com
Del Mar College awards $1.3 million grant for veteransopens in new window
The College received funds from the U.S. Department of Education to support its Veteans Upward Bound Program.
07
Feb
2018
www.kristv.com
Professor offers tips on filing your federal income tax returnopens in new window
DMC Accounting Professor Adelfino Palacios provides advice about filing 2017 tax returns for area residents who suffered losses due to Hurricane Harvey, along with considering changes filers can expect for 2018,
05
Feb
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Del Mar College announces grant to help area veteransopens in new window
Del Mar College received a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to fund the institution's new Veterans Upward Bound program.
31
Jan
2018
www.kiiitv.com
30 filmmakers from around the world are in town to show their work!opens in new window
Del Mar College hosted the sixth annual South Texas Underground Film Festival (STUFF) on the East Campus, attracting 30 filmmakers from around the world with over 100 films screened.
27
Jan
2018
www.kiiitv.com
San Patricio County poised to continue economic growth despite Hurricane Harveyopens in new window
Del Mar College is credited with partnering with San Patricio County school districts and industry to build the workforce needed in the Coastal Bend.
25
Jan
2018
www.caller.com
Truckers Against Traffickingopens in new window
January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month. A program called Truckers Against Trafficking is taught to future truck drivers at Del Mar College.
11
Jan
2018
www.kiiitv.com
Del Mar College to offer African American history course for first timeopens in new window
There had been a push to teach a course specifically on African American History since the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board approved the course for community colleges.
10
Jan
2018
www.caller.com
Del Mar College Course Helping with Hurricane Harvey Recoveryopens in new window
The Texas Workforce Commission awarded the College with a $40,500 Hurricane Harvey Relief Imitative Grant to offer shorterm training that can lead to long-term employment starting with the 30-hourOSHA 30 Construction course that begins Dec. 12.
05
Dec
2017
www.caller.com
Former probation officer, sailor receive culinary arts scholarship dedicated to Gary Homanopens in new window
An anonymous $100,000 donation to the Del Mar College Foundation supports the Gary Cargile Homan Scholarship for DMC Hospitality Management students majoring in Baking/Pastry Specialization, Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management.
04
Dec
2017
www.caller.com
Del Mar drama students showcase sci-fi themed costumes, makeupopens in new window
Fall 2017 Project Del Mar featured the alien sci-fi creations of 11 students taking the DRAMA 1341Makeup class through the Drama program as their final project for the semester.
30
Nov
2017
www.kiiitv.com