Urban Campus Events

November 20, 2017

Urban LIBRARY: Writing your paper in Office365

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Do you still email your class assignments back and forth to yourself? With Office365, everything can be done online with any electronic device with online access. This interactive session will show you how you can use Office365 to write, save and share your papers. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
November 28, 2017

Health Information Technology Information Session

Location: Ankeny Campus, building 8, room 2
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Anyone wishing to learn more about the growing field of Electronic Health Records and Information Technology in the health care field, is encouraged to attend a Health Information Technology information session about the program. This session is also a requirement for acceptance into the HIT program. Contact Patty Origer for more information: 515-964-6548 or paoriger@dmacc.edu.
November 29, 2017

It’s Real: College Students and Mental Health

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 118
1:55 PM – 2:50 PM
View a documentary featuring stories of college students who share their experiences with mental health issues, how they found help, and continue to successfully manage themselves.

AAC: Microsoft Power Point for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Power Point Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Power Point to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

AAC: Microsoft Power Point for Beginners

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 202
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
This workshop will introduce students to Microsoft Power Point Basics. Learn about essential functions and tips with Power Point to help students be successful with their course work. For more information, please contact Farfum Ladroma at ffladroma@dmacc.edu.

Sustainable URBAN: DNR Lunch and Learn--Herbal Energetics

Campus: Urban
Location: TBD
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
For more information, please contact Jenn Riggs at jlriggs@dmacc.edu for more information.
January 8, 2018

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu
January 9, 2018

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu
January 10, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: Buying Personal Computer Equipment

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
In the market for a new computer but don’t know what to look for? Join this library conversation as we explore the things you need to know to pick the perfect PC to accommodate your budget and needs. Pre-Registration is required. Light snacks will be provided For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu
January 16, 2018

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu
January 17, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: What is a student loan?

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
An overview of the student loan process and expectations for borrowers. If you have any questions, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu

AAC: DMACC Student Computer Orientation Workshop

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 204
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
Learn about: myDMACC - get set up and access everything in one place. Webmail, Office 365, Blackboard & Web Info System Basics: learn how to access course content, grades, class info. and more! RAVE - sign up to receive DMACC emergency alerts Help! - find out how to get computer help and training materials. For more information, contact: Joel Parker at japarker2@dmacc.edu or Lori Von Muenster at llvonmuenster@dmacc.edu
January 24, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: Office365

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Did you know DMACC Faculty, staff and students can download Office365 for free? This interactive session will provide an overview of not only how you can download Office365 onto your home computer, but some of the many features that are available. Come find out all the things you can do beyond the “usual” Word, PowerPoint and Excel. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma psmumma@dmacc.edu.
February 7, 2018

Community Resources Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1 Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 2:00pm to obtain information and speak with various representatives from several local agencies. Past participants have included agencies from such sectors as health care, substance abuse, mental health, child care, legal support, transportation, housing and many more! For more information, please contact Rebecca Papian, at 515-697-7704, rapapian@dmacc.edu

Urban Library: Library Conversation Series

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
Creating a personal budget you can stick with. Lunch provided. For more information and to RSVP, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
February 14, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: Gale Advanced Researcher

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
This interactive session is designed for the advanced database researcher. Advanced features and techniques will be discussed. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
February 21, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: Exploring the Framework: Authority is Contructed and Contextual. Overview and Discussion

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Information Literacy is in the midst of a paradigm shift. In June 2016, the Association of College & Research Libraries replaced the Information Literacy Standards with a Framework for Information Literacy. This Framework uses threshold concepts to explain what it means to be Information Literate. This conversation will encourage participants to the process of creating new information. Pre-Registration is required. Light snacks will be provided. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.
March 7, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: Accessingthe NYTimes

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
2:30 PM – 3:15 PM
Did you know that as a member of the DMACC community, you have full access to the NYTimes Web site? This includes the daily paper, as well as historical and education collections. This interactive workshop will provide a brief overview of available resources, and will lead you through the process of creating your DMACC-affiliated NYTimes account. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu

Transfer Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 2:00pm to obtain information and speak with various representatives from local colleges and universities. Past participants have included Grand View University, Simpson College, Iowa State University, University of Iowa, Northern Iowa University, Drake University, Mercy College of Health Sciences and many more! For more information, please contact Kate Chandler Ernst, at 515-248-7255, kachandlerernst@dmacc.edu
April 4, 2018

Career Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 2:00pm to obtain information and speak with representatives from several local employers. Past participants have included employers from government, financial services, human services, legal support, and many other areas. For more information, please contact Alyssa Burnett, at 515-248-7236, arburnett1@dmacc.edu
April 11, 2018

Urban LIBRARY: Flipster

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 12:45 PM
Many of the magazines you enjoy reading in print are available through the DMACC libraries in a digital format. These magazines can be accessed on any electronic device, any place you have Internet access. This session will take a look at what is currently available, as well as providing you an opportunity to give input on potential new titles. For more information, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu
April 18, 2018

Benefits Fair

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Student Lounge
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Stop by anytime between 10:00am to 2:00pm to obtain information and apply for various benefits from local, state, and federal agencies. Past participants have included Primary Health Care, Polk County Health, Visiting Nurses, Veterans Affairs, Department of Human Services, Des Moines Area Religious Council and many more! For more information, please contact Rebecca Papian, at 515-697-7704, rapapian@dmacc.edu

Urban Library: Library Conversation Series--Student Loan Repayment

Campus: Urban
Location: Building 1, Room 123
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM
An overview of the repayment process including information regarding when does repayment begin, how much will I have to pay each month, how do I qualify for loan forgiveness, will my employer pay, etc. For more information and RSVP, please contact Polly Mumma at psmumma@dmacc.edu.