El Centro News ( October 2013 )

Students in grades 6 through 12 and their parents are encouraged to join us for this special program about attending college. This event is free and open to the public. When and Where Are Las Llaves Events Held? Las Llaves hosts two events each year — one in the fall and another in the spring. Las Llaves events are held at a different college or university campus each time. The next... Read More
 Thu, 10/10/2013 - 11:28am
(DALLAS) — Members of the Dallas County Community College District’s board of trustees nominated Dr. Joe May as the sole finalist for the position of DCCCD’s seventh chancellor, following a second round of interviews held in Dallas on Monday, Oct. 7. The nomination must be approved by a formal vote of the trustees, following a 21-day waiting period.  May, with the approval of his nomination... Read More
 Thu, 10/17/2013 - 10:32am
Due to the impact of plans for the Kennedy Memorial, El Centro Downtown Campus (including Paramount Building) will be closed on Friday, November 22, 2013. Our Bill J. Priest campus and West Dallas campus will remain open that day.
 Fri, 10/25/2013 - 3:53pm
(DALLAS) — El Centro College is one of 12 community colleges in the country selected to participate in the Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0 Project, which is supported by a $3.5 million grant from the Walmart Foundation to the League for Innovation in the Community College. The project seeks to provide low-income adults and older youths with the skills necessary to obtain middle-skill jobs, enabling... Read More
 Thu, 10/17/2013 - 10:22am