Posts Tagged ‘El Centro College’

Celebrating Earth Day Around Dallas-Fort Worth

Posted by Taylor Lowder

With Earth Day coming up Sunday, April 22, we’ve found local events celebrating sustainability. Highlights include EarthX at Fair Park, the award-winning Denton Redbud Festival, Earth Day Weekend at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, as well as various community …

Boost to Education: Cognizant Gives $100M for STEM, American Airlines Awards Grants for Flight Instruction

Posted by Lance Murray

COGNIZANT DEVOTING $100 MILLION TO STEM EDUCATION

Cognizant is establishing a nonprofit foundation to support Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math education.

The multinational IT company, which has an office in Irving, announced its plans to set up a new nonprofit …

Collin College Awarded Nearly
$4M Grant for Tech Research

Posted by Julia Batlle

Collin College recently received a nearly $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation to enhance the work at the National Convergence Technology Center.

This is the sixth grant that has been awarded to Collin College for research in information …

Year Up Program Guides Young Adults Toward Careers

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

A new program at El Centro College in downtown Dallas aims to bridge the gap from high school to finding a career.

A celebration 5 p.m. Monday featuring, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Year Up leaders, will officially celebrate the …

On Tap: Politico Pro Talks Post-Election Landscape; Alia Malek to Speak at Hiett Forum

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Our Editor’s Picks Calendar for Nov. 3-10 includes a 3D printing meet and greet, and a big event at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.

Thursday, Nov. 3

ROOM TO READ DFW PRESENTS BOOKTOBERFEST –- 5 to 9 …

West End Identity: Old and New Coalesce

Posted by Lance Murray

Enter the West End of downtown Dallas, and you enter a world of the old meeting the new, of high-tech companies and entrepreneurs finding an inspirational home among 100-year-old bricks-and-timber buildings updated with the most modern amenities.

One of …

Solve the Nursing Shortage by Solving the Faculty Shortage

Posted by Juanita Flint

INNOVATION AND BETTER SALARIES ARE PART OF THE STRATEGY


While the United States has grappled with a nursing shortage for many years, a new wrinkle has emerged that affects the shortage even further.

A lack of nursing faculty at colleges …