El Centro News

El Centro Students Display Work During Dallas Summer Musicals’ Production of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID   Eight El Centro College fashion students enrolled in the Special Topics in Fashion Design and Illustration class, under the direction of Brenda Carlson (Program Coordinator), designed fashion pieces that will be on display during the run of Disney’s THE LITTLE MERMAID. The pieces were... Read More
 Wed, 03/02/2016 - 1:01pm
El Centro College is partnering up with one of Dallas’ most popular urban park—Klyde Warren—to provide 3 special classes this spring. Sketching, Tai Chi and Creative Writing 101 classes with be held in various locations within the park starting March 12 through the end of April. TAI CHI IN THE PARK with Micheal Braitsch Saturday, March 5, 12, 19, 26 and April 2 from 8 – 9 a.m. Tai Chi (Tai Chi... Read More
 Wed, 03/02/2016 - 12:34pm
Leader. Visionary. Philanthropist. Mentor. Chef. Just a few words that describe Janice Provost and Chad Houser, both El Centro alumni Hall of Fame members and honorees of the 2016 Bits and Bites annual celebration at El Centro College on April 10 from 4-7 p.m. For one afternoon, Bits and Bites transforms the dining room, kitchen, and student center into a showcase of spirits, sweets, and... Read More
 Wed, 03/02/2016 - 11:36am
The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College presents: "Young American Talent," from February 29 – March 23. A reception and award ceremony will be held Wednesday, March 23 from 6-8 p.m. The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College announces a juried exhibition of talented high school visual arts students from the North Texas area. The exhibition is sponsored in... Read More
 Wed, 02/17/2016 - 4:53pm
The El Centro College Associate Degree and Vocational Nursing Programs will undergo a site visit for continuing accreditation by Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) March 1-3, 2016. A public meeting will be held Wednesday, March 2, at El Centro College Paramount Building (301 North Market Street), Room 705, at 3 p.m. For more information contact Joan Becker at Jbecker@dcccd.... Read More
 Mon, 02/15/2016 - 3:43pm
Fall 2015 Honor Roll Students Fall Semester 2015, 1,149 El Centro full- and part-time students received Grade Point Averages (GPA) between 3.5 and 4.0. We list the names of these President’s Honor Roll, Vice President’s Honor Roll, and Academic Recognition List students on the El Centro Web site as a way of publicly honoring this outstanding achievement by so many of our students.  (Students... Read More
 Wed, 02/03/2016 - 10:21am
Trans.lation Vickery Meadow January 25 – February 17, 2016 H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery Reception: Thursday, January 28 from 3-5 p.m. Workshop: Wednesday, February 10 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. The H. Paxton Moore Fine Art Gallery at El Centro College announces its first exhibit for the spring semester 2016, Trans.lation Vickery Meadow, a group show featuring artwork, documentation, video, and... Read More
 Wed, 01/13/2016 - 12:56pm
El Centro College has installed a new artwork piece near the Market Street entrance and will be hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony outdoors on December 11 at 11 a.m. The title of the sculpture is “Pioneer” by artist Brent Baggett, of Austin, Texas. The sculpture is made from welded and painted steel and stainless steel. It’s dimensions are 7.5’ (L) x 7.5’ (W) x 11’ (H). Pioneer was built over a... Read More
 Fri, 12/11/2015 - 3:57pm
Six El Centro College sophomore students completed a design challenge presented to them by the Texas Visual Arts Association (TVAA) this past November. The students had four different art pieces to use as inspiration. In keeping with the art, the students worked to create their own fabric, special treatments or shapes. This was a big learning opportunity for several students as they learned how... Read More
 Fri, 12/11/2015 - 11:51am

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