Category Archives: DACC Events

Sims to Speak on Domestic Violence

Christy Sims, a nationally recognized advocate against domestic violence and the survivor of a horrendous domestic violence attack will share her story with our community this April 11 – 12. The Atlanta native’s former boyfriend threw sulfuric acid on her, burning 20% of her body, including her face, neck, chest and arms. She underwent 13…
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Happy Smiles Dental Clinic to be Held

The Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Dental Program is pleased to launch a new event aimed at improving oral hygiene for children in the community who have limited resources and no dental insurance. Students and faculty from the Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting Programs are inviting children and adolescents’ ages 2 – 15 years old…
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Auto Competition to be Held at DACC

A first-of-its-kind automotive repair competition will be held at the Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Espina Campus. Contestants will demonstrate their knowledge and ability to perform jobs or skills at the 2018 DACC Automotive Skill Competition. Hosted by the DACC Automotive Technology Program, the competition will feature areas of automotive repair identified by the National…
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Schranz Reception Highlights Art at DACC

The Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Art Committee will hold an art reception featuring nationally renowned local photographer Paul Schranz, whose work will be displayed around the Mezzanine area of the main building of the East Mesa Campus. Also highlighted will be photographs from students in the ARTS department of the Creative Media Technology program…
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Camino Real Middle School Students attend DACC

One hundred and seventy-four students from Camino Real Middle School attended Doña Ana Community College (DACC) East Mesa Campus for several classes during the “Day of Technology.” Sessions conducted by DACC faculty and student club members included: How to keep home computer’s safe in the Cyber Security workshop How to write Computer Code and participate…
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2017 Distinguished Alumni

What do a social worker, a medical doctor, a college professor and a business entrepreneur have in common? They are all graduates of Doña Ana Community College (DACC) and part of the 2017 Class of Distinguished Alumni. On Saturday, October 28 the college will celebrate the accomplishments of Maurice Azzolini, Dr. Russell Baker, Terry Mount…
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Elementary Students Learn Science at DACC

Elementary school students from Tombaugh Elementary got their hands dirty performing experiments and learning the anatomy and function of several different body systems during Elementary Science Day at Doña Ana Community College (DACC). DACC full- and part-time science faculty and elementary science teachers and parents from Clyde W. Tombaugh Elementary School worked with students and…
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Cote is Honorary Degree Recipient

Doña Ana Community College (DACC) President Renay Scott today announced the Honorable Nathan P. Coté as the 2017 Honorary Degree Recipient at the DACC graduation ceremonies. He will receive an associate of arts degree in business office technology during commencement on Thursday, May 11 at the Pan American Center on the New Mexico State University…
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DACC Student Art Show

DACC student artists will present their work at the Doña Ana Community College (DACC) student art exhibit from April 7 to April 28, 2017.  “The Artful Earth” features students creative images from all art disciplines at the community college. The exhibit is hosted by the Cottonwood Gallery located inside Southwest Environmental Center, on the downtown mall,…
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Showcase Highlights STEM-H Careers

A recently completed STEM-H Showcase held at the Espina campus of the Doña Ana Community College (DACC) introduced science, technology, engineering, math, and health activities to more than 280 high school students from throughout the Las Cruces Public School District. “This event was a huge success, a standing-room only crowd of local high school, DACC,…
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