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DACC to Hold 19th Annual Golf Tourney

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: September 9, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu The 19th annual Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Golf Tournament takes to the greens Friday, October 1st with space still available for teams. The annual four-man scramble, to be held at the NMSU Golf Course, 3000 Herb Wimberly Dr., is a fundraiser for DACC student scholarships…
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DACC to Offer FREE Gifts for Vaccinated Students and Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: August 23, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Doña Ana Community College (DACC) is offering its students, faculty, and staff an opportunity to win FREE prizes simply for being vaccinated against COVID-19. The campaign, “Sleeve Up DACC,” aims to give incentives between August 16th and October 4th to those who are vaccinated. Winners will…
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DACC to Require Masks Indoors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 29, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Effective August 2nd Doña Ana Community College (DACC) will require masks in all indoor locations and offices where social distancing (six feet) is not possible. The requirement applies to all classrooms, labs, meeting rooms, vehicles and other spaces regardless of an individual’s vaccination status. Those who…
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DACC Student Wins Silver Medal at National Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: July 7, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Doña Ana Community College (DACC) student Ta’Juana Williams won a silver medal at a recent national competition representing DACC and her community. Williams competed in the SkillsUSA Championships which is a competitive event that showcases the best career and technical education students in the nation. Williams…
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DACC Dual-Credit Courses Set Up High School Students With College Degrees

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: June 15, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Several Doña Ana County area high school students walked the stage during Doña Ana Community College’s (DACC) spring commencement with a high school diploma in one hand, and a college associate degree in another. All part of the DACC dual-credit program available to high school students….
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DACC Hosts Online Event for Undocumented Students

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 20, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Undocumented students were the focus of a recent Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Zoom session with students through the Avanza program. Avanza, Spanish for “advance”, is a support program within the college that works directly with low-income students to achieve their educational goals. The Undocu-Student Support…
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DACC Announces Spring Commencement

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 13, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Doña Ana Community College (DACC) announces it will hold spring commencement ceremonies for the 2020 and 2021 graduates May 13-15th. The commencement will be held as a drive-through/walk-up at the East Mesa campus, 2800 Sonoma Ranch Blvd. Times for the commencement will be as follows: May…
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DACC Vaccination Clinic Now Open for Walk-Ins

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 5, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Doña Ana Community College (DACC) is now accepting walk-ins at its Monday COVID-19 vaccination clinics at the East Mesa campus, 2800 Sonoma Ranch Blvd. The clinics are open to anyone ages 16 and older who has not yet had their COVID vaccine. Pfizer is the current…
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DACC Announces Winners of Virtual Vacation Contest

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: May 5, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Doña Ana Community College’s (DACC) Cultural Diversity Committee announces winners of its “Insta Vacay”, virtual vacation contest. The contest, which ran March 19th through April 12th was held on the DACC Cultural Diversity Committee’s Instagram page for current students. Students were asked to submit a photoshopped…
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DACC Video Highlights Response to Covid-19

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: April 22, 2021 Contact: news@dacc.nmsu.edu Doña Ana Community College (DACC) has produced a video highlighting the college’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a response that worked to balance meeting students’ academic needs while limiting the spread of COVID-19. The video includes interviews with DACC faculty and staff involved in quick decision-making…
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