DCCCD Foundation Newsletter

Greetings and welcome to the Dallas College Alumni Connection! This monthly newsletter showcases important events and topics for YOU, our Dallas College Alumni!


News to Know


Calling All Alumni!

Dallas College Love is back! Join us this month to show your Dallas Colelge pride.  Weekly prizes and school spirit is the best combination!

Be sure to like us on Facebook @DallasCollegeFoundation and follow us on Twitter @DC_Fdn. Tag your photos with #DallasCollegeLove.


Mark your calendar for these events:


Twitter Challenge Wednesday – be the first to answer the challenge question and win a prize!

Best Photo Friday – post your photos using #DallasCollegeLove for a chance to be featured!

Athletics Fan Day – Saturday, February 8th at 1pm at Dallas College Campuses

Alumni Networking Mixer – Thursday, February 27th at

5:30 - 7:30 pm          

Upcoming Events

El Centro College Alumni and Friends

El Centro Alumni & Friends: New Decade, New You!

Join the El Centro Alumni & Friends on Thursday, February 6th at the El Centro Student Center from 5pm-7pm. The New Decade, New You program will feature fitness and sports nutrition specialist, Javier Valladarez, and present ideas to get fit, feel well, and eat right. This event is FREE!

For more info, contact Maggie Lopez at (214) 860-2015.

DCCCD Love Presents Fan Day

Special Gift for the first 50 Attendees!

Mark your calendars and plan to cheer on Dallas College athletes on Saturday, February 8th at 1:00 pm. FREE ADMISSION to all games and a special gift to the first 50 attendees at each game. 

Brookhaven v. Eastfield Basketball @ Brookhaven

Mountain View v. Cedar Valley Basketball @ Mountain View

North Lake v. Richland Basketball @ North Lake

 For more info, contact alumni@dcccd.edu.  

Alumni Mixer

Spring Alumni Networking Mixer!

Inviting ALL alumni to join us on Thursday, February 27th at 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Big Al’s Smokehouse BBQ (located at 3317 Inwood Rd., Dallas, TX 75235). Complimentary hors d’oeuvres. Event is FREE but registration is required. Register to attend this FREE event!

For additional information, contact alumni@dcccd.edu or (214) 378-1573.

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In Loving Memory

Our sincerest condolences to our alumni family who lost a loved one and to the families of our alums who are now only with us in memory. For official bereavement notices, please contact our office at alumni@dcccd.edu so that we may show our support during your time of need.

Alumni Spotlight

Brooke Ryan

  • 10+ year Career in Higher Education
  • Eastfield College 2014 Alumna
  • Master of Education Curriculum and Instruction from Texas A&M
  • Assistant Director of Transfer and Completion at Eastfield 
Brooke Ryan

Belén Diez

  • Alumna of North Lake, University of North Texas-Honors College, & Texas A&M University
  • Native Texan and daughter of Peruvian immigrants
  • Served as a Peace Corps volunteer stationed in Mongolia
  • Worked in both education and international development sectors in Washington, DC
  • Manager of Grants & AmeriCorps for Teach for America
Belén Diez
Alumni in the workplace

Alumni Spotlight

Do you have a success story to share? We want to hear it!


Career Corner

Need a career change? Connect with the Office of Career Services for assistance to map out your next steps. Career Development Center services are FREE to Dallas College Alums. 

Visit the Dallas College Career Services page for more info. 

Alumni Relations at Your Campus

Dallas College Alumni Relations Representatives


Sylvia Wise

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Gerald Andrews


Sharon Cook & Tricia Thomas-Anderson


Maggie Lopez


Larisa Ortiz


Kristine Massey


Garth Clayton

Stay Up to Date

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1601 South Lamar Street, Dallas TX 75215-1816
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