DCB Awarded Specialty Crop Grant

October 29, 2014

DCB Awarded Specialty Crop Grant

Dakota College has been notified that it has been awarded a $52,000 specialty crop grant from the North Dakota Department of Agriculture. The grant will be utilized by DCB’s Entrepreneurial Center for Horticulture to meet a need for food safety training for vegetable and fruit growers

 

DCB Hosts Tech Wars

In October, Dakota College’s IT instructors hosted a Tech Wars event for area high school students. Contests and events focused on computer hardware, web page creation, electronic waste, and global positioning systems. Prizes were awarded to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place teams.

 

Dakota College Foundation’s Fundraising Successful

Since late July, Dakota College’s Foundation has raised $82,146 in a variety of fundraising activities. All of the profits from the efforts are used for student scholarships. The Foundation’s annual Evergreen Dinner Auction was the premier fundraiser. In September, 315 people attended the event and $57,188 was raised for academic scholarships.