Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for October 2016
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 23, 2015) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for October 2015.
Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.
Wednesdays, 9 a.m.
1 Million Cups
Building and connecting Volusia County's entrepreneurship community. Entrepreneurs gain insight into possible ways they can improve their businesses, gather real-time feedback, connect with a community that truly cares about their progress, and walk away feeling like they have advanced their business. Whether this is through passively listening or deeply engaging with the entrepreneurs, there is much to learn every week from these dynamic and diverse communities.
242 S. Beach St., Daytona Beach
For more information, call (386) 506-4723.
Oct. 18, 9:30 a.m.
DSC's L. Gale Lemerand Speaker Series to Feature Motivational Speaker
Former NBA executive, author and motivational speaker Lucas Boyce will be the featured speaker during the L. Gale Lemerand Entrepreneurial Speaker Series hosted by the Small Business Development Center at Daytona State College. Boyce, 36, was born into a life of poverty in Independence, Mo., and was placed into foster care. However, his pathway has led to executive careers in presidential politics and professional sports. His book, Living Proof: From Foster Care to the White House and the NBA, published in 2011, is a testament that when hard work, determination and grace meet opportunity, anything can happen. The event is free and open to the public.
Daytona Beach Campus, Hosseini Center (Bldg. 1200)
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For more information, call (386) 506-4723 or email SBDC@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 50 years. The college enrolls nearly 30,000 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, most recently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the college among the Top 10 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in the nation in 2016, for the fourth year 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 in 2015, U.S. News & World Report added DSC to its Top Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans, ranked at No. 2 in the nation.
For enrollment information, visit Admissions' Frequently Asked Questions page.
Laurie White, WhiteLa@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-4499
Marketing & Communications, Marketing@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-4588
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