Category Archives: DACC Events

DACC President’s Day Open House

A Presidents’ Day Open House will be held on the Doña Ana Community College (DACC) East Mesa Campus on Friday, February 21 from 4:30-7 pm. The event features food prepared by the Culinary Arts Program, health monitoring by the DACC Health Sciences Program, and microscopic examination of drinking water by the Water Technology Program. The…
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Childcare Expo to be Held

Dona Ana Community College (DACC) will host an Expo to provide information about existing childcare resources for parents including those attending DACC. The Expo will take place in the commons area of the Student Resources Building on the East Mesa campus on February 20, 2020 from 10 am to 1 pm. Groups confirmed to attend…
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DACC to Host Health Fair

The Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Health Sciences Division is hosting a Health Fair on Tuesday, February 18 and Wednesday February 19, 2020 on the Espina Campus, 3400 Espina St. The “Passport to Health” includes numerous events for the community, current students and those thinking of seeking a health degree. “We invite anyone interested in…
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Pro-Start Students Learn Chef Skills

Over two days, high school culinary program students from across New Mexico gathered to practice their skills, learn techniques from chef educators and participate in a cooking contest. The annual New Mexico Restaurant Association Pro-Start Boot Camp featured students working in the culinary laboratories at the East Mesa Campus of Doña Ana Community College (DACC)….
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Extended Hours for Spring Semester

Doña Ana Community College (DACC) Vice-President for Student Services Ike Ledesma today announced extended hours for the East Mesa and Espina Campuses so students can more easily register for fall classes. From January 7 – January 29, 2020 several DACC offices will be open until 7 pm on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for “Extended Hours.” “This…
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2019 Class of Distinguished Alumni Honored

Five outstanding professionals will be honored by Doña Ana Community College (DACC) as the 2019 Class of Distinguished Alumni. All have accomplished much since graduation and are deserving of the honor. William Corbett William Corbett came to DACC after practicing law in California. He wanted to update his skills in technology by learning about personal…
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DACC Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Doña Ana Community College will mark Hispanic Heritage Month with activities, events and movies celebrating the Hispanic and Latinx community members in the United States that trace their roots to Spain, Mexico, Central America, South America and the Caribbean. The community is welcome and encouraged to come celebrate with DACC. According to the Pew Research…
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GO Bond to Benefit Students and Community

En español Doña Ana Community College (DACC) President Dr. Mónica Torres announced a DACC General Obligation Bond will be part of the Doña Ana County election ballot on November 5, 2019. The DACC Bond will provide funding to refurbish infrastructure, as well as modernize and construct state-of-the-art facilities and laboratories at the Community College.  Passage…
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Popcorn and Paletas welcome First Time Students

Doña Ana Community College (DACC) will hold an open house at all facilities for new students and their families to help acclimate to college. “The first days of college can be a little overwhelming for students not used to higher education,” said Health Sciences Division Dean and committee chair Josie Carmona. “These open houses will help…
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Torres Reception to be Held

The community is invited to attend a celebration honoring Doña Ana Community College’s (DACC) 10th President, Dr. Mónica F. Torres. The reception will be held on Friday August 2, 2019. The festivities will take place at the DACC East Mesa Campus at 2800 Sonoma Ranch Blvd. from 4 to 6 pm in the Student Resources…
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