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DSLCC Hosts Presentation on Sleep, Exercise October 6

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Categories: community, News & Notes, student success     /     Tags: adult education, community, students

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College will host a special presentation, “Sleep and Exercise Effects on Stress, Health, and Well Being”, by noted psychologist Dr. June J. Pilcher on Friday, October 6, from 9:30 to 10:30 am, on the DSLCC Clifton Forge campus in Warren Hall, …

Marie Shiraki Selected for Valley Proteins Fellows Program

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Categories: adult learning, community, foundation, Programs, student success     /     Tags: adult education, community, educational foundation, programs, scholarship, students

Valley Proteins Fellows Program

Dabney S. Lancaster Community College is pleased to announce that Marie Shiraki of Buena Vista has been selected as part of the seventh class of the Valley Proteins Fellows Program, administered by the Virginia Foundation for Community College Education.
Originally, Mrs. Shiraki attended DSLCC with a …

DSLCC Educational Foundation Event Raises $30,000 for Scholarships

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Categories: community, foundation, student success     /     Tags: community, dabney promise, educational foundation, gifts, scholarship, students

“Bubbles, Bands and Brunch”, the fund-raising gala hosted by the Dabney S. Lancaster Community College Educational Foundation, raised approximately $30,000 for scholarships and entertained 200 local supporters with the theme of “Passport to Paris” on Sunday, September 10. The much-anticipated affair is held every other …

Governor’s School Students Earn College Certificate

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Categories: student success     /     Tags: Governor's School, students

All of the first and second year students who attended the Jackson River Governor’s School at Dabney S. Lancaster Community College this past spring earned the new “Science and Mathematics Career Studies Certificate”, a 17-credit course of study designed for individuals interested in STEM careers (science, …

DSLCC Hosts 33rd Field Ecology Governor’s School

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Categories: community, Programs, student success     /     Tags: community, Governor's School, students

For the thirty-third year, Dabney S. Lancaster Community College in Clifton Forge hosted the Field Ecology Summer Regional Governor’s School from June 12 to July 7. Twenty-four students from nine middle and high schools in the DSLCC service area learned about ecology by studying nature …