Summer Externships Provide DCCC Faculty with Insight into Davie Co. Employers
July 23, 2014 – Davidson County Community College manufacturing instructor Kerry Smith recently gained valuable insight into how his students should prepare for jobs at businesses in Davie County. Through the Partnership for Workforce Development, Smith participated in externships at five local companies in June and July.
Students Build LEGO Mindstorm Robots to Stimulate Interest in Engineering and Technology Careers at DCCC STEM Camp
July 17, 2014 – Ninety elementary and middle school students are discovering that exploring engineering careers and technology is a lot of fun if you get to build a robot in the process. The students are participants in STEM Camp at Davidson County Community College, which is designed to stimulate an interest in science, technology, engineering and math.
DCCC’s Men Moving Mountains Program Helps Underrepresented Students Find Success in College
July 16, 2014 – Davidson County Community College recently introduced Men Moving Mountains as the new name for its minority male mentoring program in an effort to bring broader awareness and interest to the college’s program.
July 21, 2014 – A Davidson County Community College student and faculty member recently returned from a 10-day trip to Ghana, where they laid the groundwork for future study abroad opportunities for students in the college’s nursing program.