Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for August 2014
DAYTONA BEACH, FL (July 16, 2014) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for August 2014.
Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.
May 27-Aug. 29
Breaking Free: Dark Energy, Dark Matter, by Margaret Schnebly Hodge
Daytona State College alumna Margaret Schnebly Hodge presents Breaking Free: Dark Energy, Dark Matter, an exhibition with over 30 works of art, including oil paintings and other media. Gallery hours run Monday to Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (May 27-July 24), and Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (July 28-Aug. 29). FREE ADMISSION.
News-Journal Center at Daytona State College, Lobby Area
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
For additional information visit www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts or call, (386) 226-1927.
Aug. 7, 7:30 p.m.
Plan to spend a cool evening on a hot Florida summer night with our big band and combo as we play some eclectic and creative sounds from the contemporary jazz scene. Free to Daytona State College and Volusia and Flagler county students, all others $8 per person or $15 for two.
News-Journal Center, Gillespy Theater
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
Tickets are available at the
News-Journal Center Box Office located at 221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach. Box Office Hours: Wednesdays-Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Contact the News-Journal Center Box Office by calling (386) 226-1927. NOW FEATURING RESERVED SEATING! You will now be able to choose your favorite seat and rest assured that it will be waiting for you when you arrive. Online ticketing can be made at www.DaytonaState.edu/TheArts.
Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor's degree programs, Daytona State College has responded to the education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 50 years. The college enrolls nearly 28,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including health care, emergency services, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology and more.
Daytona State has repeatedly earned recognition as a leader in higher education. Most recently, the U.S. Department of Education's College Affordability and Transparency Center ranked DSC among the top 50 most affordable public four-year institutions in the country, with less than half the tuition of the national average. Community College Week, a leading publication in higher education, featured the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers and, for two years running, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Daytona State among the top 10 in the nation for Best Online Bachelor's Programs.
Laurie White, (386) 506-4499, WhiteLa@DaytonaState.edu
Marketing & Communications, (386) 506-4588, marketing@DaytonaState.edu
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