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Issue 61: Special Issue: Financial Aid News — Dec. 14, 2011

  • Register and Pay for Wintermester Classes Separately
  • Find Out When You’ll Get Your Money
  • What the ‘60% Dates’ Mean for Financial Aid
  • Student Information Blog Has the News You Need
  • Need More Information About Financial Aid? See These Web Pages
  • Financial Aid Service Will Improve

Issue 60: Save Money on Textbooks — Dec. 13, 2011

  • Want to Save Money on Textbooks? Here Are Some Ways
  • When Spring Classes Begin and Other Important Dates
  • What Current Students Need to Know About Meningitis Rule
  • Briefly ... Student Achievements
  • Apply Now for NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars Program
  • Check Out a Fast-Growing Career in Computer Security
  • Student Success Story: Leah K. Atinda

Issue 59: Registration Starts Nov. 22 for Winter, Spring — Nov. 17, 2011

  • Registration Starts Nov. 22 for Winter, Spring Credit Classes  
  • Proof of Meningitis Vaccine Required for Spring 2012  
  • Need a Coach to Help You Succeed? It’s Easy to Find One  
  • Briefly ... Student Achievements  
  • Get Discounts to Dallas Stars Games  
  • Seeking a Health Career? Health Careers Resource Center Can Help  
  • Like to Cook? Turn Your Hobby Into a Career  
  • Student Success Story: Jason Eastep

Issue 58: DCCCD Survey Could Win You an iPod! — Oct. 19, 2011

  • Save Time, Avoid Mistakes — Meet With an Advisor Early 
  • Students: Take Our Online Survey — You Could Win an iPod! 
  • Taking an Online Class? Check Out This Scholarship 
  • Briefly ... Student Achievements 
  • Get Hands-on Training in Video Technology 
  • Student Success Story: Thomas Post 

Issue 57: Need Answers? Use DCCCD FAQs — Sept. 21, 2011

  • What We’re Doing to Improve the Financial Aid Process
  • Need Answers? Find Them Quickly With Our New FAQs
  • Apply Soon for These Scholarships
  • Need Help? Request a Success Coach
  • Briefly ... Student Achievements
  • Find a Caring Career Through Veterinary Technology
  • Student Success Story: Diane Roberts

Issue 56: Learn the Latest About Financial Aid Awards — Aug. 19, 2011

  • Learn the Latest About Financial Aid Awards
  • Beat the Crowd: Fall Registration Ends Soon
  • Get Help From a Success Coach at Your College
  • Don’t Miss Out on Info — Check “My Messages”
  • Campus Gardens Are a Beautiful Resource
  • Map Your Future With Geographic Information Systems
  • Student Success Story: Valerie Brenner

Issue 55: Get Answers to Financial Aid Questions — July 21, 2011

  • Call Center Can Answer Your Financial Aid Questions
  • New Financial Aid Verification Process Reduces Wait Time
  • Get Discounts to Six Flags, Rangers Games and More
  • Know Your Options Before Dropping a Class
  • Construction Students: Apply Now for $1,000 Scholarship
  • Three Who Overcame Adversity to Find Success
  • Logistics Industry Can Be Your Path to Success 
  • Student Success Story: Theresa Tennyson-Young  

Issue 54: Start Registering for Fall Today — June 14, 2011

  • Be Among First to Register for Fall Semester
  • Show Your Best Work to Employers by Creating an ePortfolio
  • Eastfield Harvesters Win National Baseball Championship
  • Students Go ‘Real Time’ With NASA
  • Design Yourself a Career With Help of CADD
  • Student Success Story: Gabriela Sanchez

Issue 53: New Financial Aid Requirements Affect You — May 12, 2011

  • Get a Jump on Your Degree — Register for Summer Classes
  • New Financial Aid Requirements Affect You
  • Important Note to Students Seeking Financial Aid for Summer
  • Financial Aid: Making Changes to Serve You Better
  • College Summer Camps Mean Summer Fun
  • Why International Students Choose DCCCD Colleges
  • Nanotechnology Can Be a Big Career Step for You
  • Student Success Story: Joel-Anthony Gray

Issue 52: Registration for Summer Starts Tuesday — April 18, 2011

  • Priority Registration for Summer Starts Tuesday
  • Get Ideas for Green Careers at Free Summit
  • No Late Registration Starting in Fall 2011
  • Can’t Register Online? Find Out Why
  • Health Careers Resource Center Can Connect You to Your Future
  • Mountain View Wins Men’s Basketball Championship
  • Want a Career That’s in Demand? Try Accounting
  • Student Success Story: John Cassar

Issue 51: Special Issue: Green Summit Free to Students, Staff — April 11, 2011

  •  ‘Green’ Your Career, Home, Workplace at April 28 Summit

Issue 50: Need a Scholarship or Financial Aid? Apply by April 1 — March 22, 2011

  • Deadline Extended for $1,000 Science, Math Stipends 
  • Deadline Extended for $1,000 Science, Math Stipends
  • Attending Summer I? Get FAFSA Done by April 1
  • Our International Student Population Is Growing
  • Our Career Fairs Can Help You Find a Job
  • Save Money When You Transfer to Online School
  • Want to Get Ahead in Business? Get the Edge You Need
  • Student Success Story: Nicole Jordan Williams
  • Future Leaders: Apply Now for Muse, Kramp, LeCroy Scholarships


Issue 49: Important Dates in February, March — Feb. 15, 2011

  • Colleges to Close Feb. 18; Other Important Dates
  • If You’ve Shown Courage, Leadership, Look Into These Scholarships
  • Deadline Approaches for $1,000 Science, Math Stipends
  • Get Free Movie Passes for Helping Us Test Website
  • Moving on? Here's How to Request a Transcript 
  • New Green Program May Give Your Career a Boost
  • Student Success Story: John Cantu

Issue 48: Ice in Forecast? Sign Up for Alerts — Jan. 19, 2011

  • AlterNetRides Makes Ride Sharing Easy
  • Ice in Forecast? Find Out About College Closures
  • Don’t Get Mad! Get DCCCD Technical Support
  • For the Latest Info, Check Out Our Blog
  • Proof That Your Investment in DCCCD Pays Off
  • Help Us Make Our Website Easier to Use
  • Healthy Career Opportunity in Medical Front Office
  • Student Success Story: Margaret Lembcke