Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for October 2018
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 24, 2018) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for October 2018.Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.
Lectures and Other Presentations
Oct. 1-5, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (Monday-Friday)
Animal Control Officer Certification Course
The School of Emergency Services at Daytona State College announces a 40-hour certification course for people who love animals and want to become animal control officers.The course, approved by the Florida Animal Control Association, emphasizes protection, care and humane law enforcement, and promotes the peaceful co-existence between animals and Florida residents. The course fee is $475 and includes all class materials and books, as well as a state licensing examination fee.
DSC's Advanced Technology College
1770 N. Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach
To register or for more information, contact Robin Davis, (386) 506-4141 or Robin.Davis@DaytonaState.edu.
Oct. 9, 9 a.m.-noon
Job Fair - New Smyrna Beach-Edgewater Campus
Among the participating employers are Dougherty Manufacturing; the city of New Smyrna Beach; Walgreens; Rescare HomeCare; National Broadband; SMA Behavioral Health Services; U.S. Foods; Best Western New Smyrna Beach Hotel & Suites; Smart Contact; Volusia County Schools; Sugar Mill Country Club and more. Current DSC students and alumni are welcome to visit the college's Career Services Department prior to the job fair for assistance with resume and cover letter writing, interview preparation and other free services. Career Services is located in the Wetherell Building (#100), Rm. 205, on the Daytona Beach Campus, 1200 W. International Speedway Blvd.
New Smyrna Beach-Edgewater Campus, Academic Hall (bldg. 2), room 109
940 Tenth St. in New Smyrna Beach.
For additional information, contact (386) 506-3073, CareerServices@DaytonaState.edu.
It's time to revel in the Falcon spirit as Daytona State alumni, friends and students flock to the Daytona Beach Campus this October for the college's Homecoming 2018 festivities. This year's homecoming - Oct. 11-13 - features a series of events to celebrate Falcon Pride throughout our community, including the Mr. & Ms. Daytona State College Pageant, alumni awards recognition, 5K walk/run, Car &Truck Show, Tailgate Party and athletic home games. Throughout that week everyone is encouraged to show their Falcon Pride by wearing their DBJC, DBCC and DSC apparel. Be sure to tag your photos and share on social media with #DSCHC2018, #Falcon4Life.
DSC's Daytona Beach Campus
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For more information, visit DaytonaState.edu/Homecoming2018
Oct. 29, 5 p.m.
STEMinar: Celestial Harvest - Extracting Space Resources and Learning to Live off the Land on the Moon and Mars
The School of Biological and Physical Sciences at Daytona State College announces its STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) seminar series for fall 2018, free and open to the public.
Daytona Beach Campus, Hosseini Center, Madorsky Theater
1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For more information, contact Dr. Jeffrey Squires, (386) 506-4714, Jeffrey.Squires@DaytonaState.edu.
MORE: 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 60 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 been recognized as a leader in higher education numerous times, consistently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranks the college among the Top Tier Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in the nation for six years running. The U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center has 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, annually continues to feature the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers. And for three years in a row, U.S. News & World Report has ranked DSC among its Top Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans.
For enrollment information, visit Admissions’ Frequently Asked Questions page.
Harry Russo, Harry.Russo@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-3153
Marketing & Communications, Marketing@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-4588
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