Feed https://www.dtcc.edu/ en Mon, 16 Nov 2020 13:33:21 -0500 Mon, 16 Nov 2020 13:33:21 -0500 Delaware Tech Honors Javier G. Torrijos for Hispanic Heritage Month https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/16/delaware-tech-honors-javier-g-torrijos-hispanic-heritage-month <p>On Wednesday, November 11, Delaware Technical Community College's Stanton and Wilmington campuses honored engineer and advocate Javier G. Torrijos for his commitment to the Hispanic community and culture in northern Delaware at its 11th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Honoree Celebration.</p> <p>Due to the pandemic, the event was held with a small group and streamed virtually....</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/16/delaware-tech-honors-javier-g-torrijos-hispanic-heritage-month Mon, 16 Nov 2020 13:33:21 EST Feed Thank You to Delaware Tech's 30 Prizes in 30 Days Donors https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/12/thank-you-delaware-techs-30-prizes-30-days-donors <p>Delaware Tech's <strong>30 Prizes in 30 Days</strong> fundraiser, which is typically held in November, is postponed this year as the COVID-19 pandemic prohibits our students from traveling to study abroad destinations this spring.</p> <p>The College thanks its many donors for their past support of the fundraiser and looks forward to future opportunities to collaborate with our community...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/12/thank-you-delaware-techs-30-prizes-30-days-donors Thu, 12 Nov 2020 12:26:00 EST Feed Delaware Tech Receives 11 NCMPR Medallion Marketing Awards https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/10/delaware-tech-receives-11-ncmpr-medallion-marketing-awards <p>The District 1 Region of the <a href="https://www.ncmpr.org/about-ncmpr">National Council for Marketing and Public Relations</a> held their <a href="https://www.facebook.com/114294626576/videos/956011754923907">Awards of Excellence and Medallions Award Watch Party</a> on October 29, 2020. Delaware Technical Community College picked up 11 awards, including four Gold Medallions.</p> <p>The...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/10/delaware-tech-receives-11-ncmpr-medallion-marketing-awards Tue, 10 Nov 2020 14:11:19 EST Feed Hometown Heroes Virtual 5k Raises Money for Student Emergency Fund https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/05/hometown-heroes-virtual-5k-raises-money-student-emergency-fund <p>The Stanton and Wilmington campuses of Delaware Tech hosted the Hometown Heroes Virtual 5k October 16-25, 2020. The virtual run/walk allowed participants to walk or run at their own pace, place, and time. The fundraiser brought in more than $9,000 thanks to 166 walkers and runners, and 11 sponsors, including Gold level sponsor Tetra Tech.</p> <p>The funds will benefit the Delaware Technical...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/11/05/hometown-heroes-virtual-5k-raises-money-student-emergency-fund Fri, 30 Oct 2020 09:44:00 EDT Feed Delaware Tech, Instructors Embrace Creative Distance Learning https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/26/distance-learning <p>When the COVID-19 pandemic hit this spring, Delaware Tech made the decision to deliver classes primarily through distance learning, which meant faculty members were suddenly thrust into a new way of teaching.</p> <p>But through their collective creativity, planned professional development trainings, and effective use of technology, instructors have kept students engaged and on track to meet...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/26/distance-learning Mon, 26 Oct 2020 14:06:57 EDT Feed College Construction Updates Reported at October 22 Board of Trustees Meeting https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/26/college-construction <p class="panel-footer"><strong>Photo: Legislators celebrate with Governor Carney as he signs SS2 for SB50 into law.</strong></p> <p>During the Delaware Tech Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, October 22, Chairman of the Board Facilities Committee Mike Hare shared an update on capital projects throughout the College that were made possible by the passage of Senate Substitute 2 for Senate Bill...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/26/college-construction Mon, 26 Oct 2020 10:43:00 EDT Feed Rapid Workforce Training Offered for Unemployed and Underemployed Delawareans https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/21/rapid-workforce-training-offered-unemployed-and-underemployed-delawareans <p>On August 3, 2020, Governor John Carney signed Executive Order #43 (E043) creating the Rapid Workforce Training and Redeployment Initiative to assist Delaware workers and their families who have lost jobs and income due to the COVID-19 crisis. In partnership, the Delaware Department of Labor, Division of Employment and Training, and Delaware Workforce Development Board issued a funding...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/21/rapid-workforce-training-offered-unemployed-and-underemployed-delawareans Wed, 21 Oct 2020 10:08:55 EDT Feed Rebuilding the Men's Lacrosse Program https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/09/rebuilding-mens-lacrosse-program <p>After being unable to field a collegiate-level team for the past two seasons, the Delaware Tech men's lacrosse program has regrouped and is ready for a potential 2021 season. And with that, they hope to rebuild the program to past glory – when it regularly won or challenged for the region championship.</p> <p>"It has all started with recruiting," said assistant coach Franc Cook. "We have a...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/09/rebuilding-mens-lacrosse-program Fri, 09 Oct 2020 15:52:00 EDT Feed Adams and Women's Basketball Team Stay Ready for Potential Season https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/07/adams-and-womens-basketball-team-stay-ready-potential-season <p>Sierra Adams was ready to play collegiate basketball for Delaware Tech during the 2019-2020 season. Unfortunately, the team didn't have enough players to field a team, canceling the season.</p> <p>Now there are enough players to field a team, the team is just waiting to see if a season is permitted in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.</p> <p>"I'm very excited that we have the numbers this...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/07/adams-and-womens-basketball-team-stay-ready-potential-season Wed, 07 Oct 2020 09:51:00 EDT Feed Overcoming Homelessness and Addiction to Help Save Lives https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/06/overcoming-homelessness-and-addiction-help-save-lives <p><em>*Note: This story was written prior to the COVID-19 pandemic.</em></p> <p>Todd Sauer, Jr. can vividly remember standing on a street corner in New Castle County, holding a sign asking for food, and hiding his face from people who might recognize him.</p> <p>“I knew there was probably a better life out there for me,” Sauer said. “But I just didn’t know how to get there.”</p> <p>Sauer had...</p> https://www.dtcc.edu/about/news/2020/10/06/overcoming-homelessness-and-addiction-help-save-lives Tue, 06 Oct 2020 13:16:34 EDT Feed