Archive for February, 2019

Sarah Bogaards (editor)

Opinion: Iowa winters call for better driving

February 27, 2019 at 10:54 am 0 comments

Ah, Iowa winter. After several mild years, it has emerged from hibernation, not with the same vengeance we have known in the past, but still enough to keep us tucked inside and off the roads. I do not think many Iowa natives would deny the fun of sledding down hugeRead More

Roll with the punches at DMACC’s newest gaming club

Roll with the punches at DMACC’s newest gaming club

February 27, 2019 at 10:48 am 0 comments

The newest DMACC club, The Tabletop Collective, held its first gaming session on Feb. 8 following a week of preparations and character creation. Before the game began, Evan Davis, president of the club and Game Master of the campaign, addressed the group: “Alright everybody, I’m going to get something toRead More

The Spring 2019 study abroad class stands on bridge in London.

Study abroad class arrives in London

February 25, 2019 at 11:59 am 0 comments

On Feb. 15, seventeen students and English professor Maria Cochran boarded their plane to London, where they will be spending the next eight weeks studying and exploring the city. While they are across the pond, students will take several classes revolving around London’s culture and history: Major British Writers, EncountersRead More

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Non-traditional students sought for podcast

February 24, 2019 at 10:58 am 0 comments

By Stanley Fredericksen, Guest Writer Dear DMACC Student, Did you know that non-traditional students (over the age of 25) are slowly becoming the new majority of college students as opposed to those fresh out of high school? Are you a late bloomer? A returning student? Do you want to shareRead More

Photography talk

Photography talk

February 22, 2019 at 1:38 pm 0 comments

Ben, Ben, Anthony, and Delainey talk photography! Play in new window | Download

Spring into DMACC

Spring into DMACC

February 13, 2019 at 12:04 pm 0 comments
Women’s basketball coach breaks DMACC record for most wins

Women’s basketball coach breaks DMACC record for most wins

February 13, 2019 at 11:55 am 0 comments

Steve Krafcisin, head coach of the DMACC women’s basketball team, reached his 300th career win on Jan. 12 when the Bears were victorious over Iowa Lakes Community College, 76-62. Krafcisin is now DMACC’s all-time winningest and longest tenured women’s basketball coach with a career record of 303-131 at the school.Read More

DMACC 2018-19 Men's Basketball team

Men’s basketball follows three losses with three wins

February 13, 2019 at 11:31 am 0 comments

After a rough start to 2019 with three straight losses, the DMACC men’s basketball team is rejuvenated with three conference wins to end the month. Starting the month nationally ranked #17, the Bears fell to #5 Kirkwood, #20 Iowa Lakes, and #15 NIACC by scores of 92-76, 85-80, and 106-100,Read More