Dakota College at Bottineau campus successes

March 31, 2017

DCB holds regional Science Olympiad

The Northeast Regional Science Olympiad held March 23rd at Dakota College.  This event brought in 10 area schools who competed for the chance to advance to the North Dakota State Science Olympiad to be be held at NDSU in April.

The teams made up two divisions; junior high and senior high teams had over 300 students competing in events ranging from hovercraft, tower building, and wind power to diagnostic detectives, dynamic planets, chemistry lab and electric vehicles.  The top four teams in each division will advance to the state competition.

DCB announces LEAP program

Dakota College at Bottineau (DCB) is proud to announce the addition of the LEAP (Leading to Education and Advanced Preparation) program to their fall curriculum.  Designed for high schools, LEAP allows high school students to earn a college certificate alongside their high school diploma, saving students time and money. Students will earn 24 general education college credits while in high school, by taking two dual credit offerings from DCB during each semester of their junior and senior year. This new program launches in the Fall 2017 semester.

LumberActs prepares for Spring production

DCB LumberActs announce their spring performance Game of Tiaras by Don Zolidis.  This comedy of beloved Disney characters in a “win or die” struggle for the Magic Kingdom crown has one showing; Thursday, April 6, at 6:30pm at the Cobblestone Inn, Bottineau, ND. The playwright describes the show as “a bloody, bloody tragic comedy in two acts with apologies to Shakespeare.”  Michelle Davis, director, calls it “King Lear turned upside down with a cast of Disney Princesses and a Game of Thrones tone.”