News Archive

2019

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DCC Hosts, Wins State Manufacturing Trades Competition

The team from Danville Community College won first place in the Virginia Division during the recent Project MFG competition held at the Gene Haas Center for Integrated Machining on the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research’s campus in Danville’s Cyber Park.

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DCC’s New Welding Instructor Talks Power of Trades Education

Danville Community College has hired a new welding instructor.

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Project MFG: America’s Next Great Generation Rises in Danville

When Project MFG, Next Generation Manufacturing Challenge rolls into Danville, pay close attention—You’re not only looking at a contest to put manufacturing skills to the test, but you’re also looking into the future; a much brighter future as Danville comes together to rise and shine.

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DCC President’s Update: The First 120 Days

"For more than 50 years, DCC has been transforming the lives of our students and the communities we serve by providing a high-quality, affordable education. I am grateful and elated to begin this journey as president of this great institution."

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Roach Sweeps Print Advertising for DCC in PR Awards

DCC Acting Director of Public Relations and Marketing Bobby Allen Roach brought home three awards from the NCMPR District 2 Medallion Awards this year.

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DCC Student Named to Davenport Fellowship Program

DCC announced this week the appointment of one of its early childhood education students, Pamela Bucchi, as a 2019-2020 Davenport Fellow.

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Halifax County Engineer Named to DCC Board

DCC welcomed Kevin Shotwell to the college board this semester following his appointment by the Halifax County Board of Supervisors this summer.

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Danville Community College Honors its Tutors

DCC recently celebrated National Tutor Appreciation Week by honoring its 26 peer and professional tutors.

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Local Ecosystem Awarded Entrepreneurship Grant from Danville Regional Foundation

The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce, the River District Association, Danville Community College, and Longwood Small Business Development Center, with infrastructure support from The Launch Place, today announce that a grant has been awarded by Danville Regional Foundation to enhance the local entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Dan River Region.

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DCC Scholarship Recipients, Donors Honored

DCC Scholarship Recipients, Donors Honored

The Danville Community College Educational Foundation honored scholarship recipients and donors during the 20th annual Scholarship Reception at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research on Monday, September 9.

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