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Graduates of Dallas College celebrate the degrees they have received in various fields of study.

Graduates honored at Curtis Culwell Center

RORY MOORE, Photo Editor May 16, 2022

Graduation for students of Dallas College took place at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland, Texas on May 13.  The graduates received degrees in various fields of study at a ceremony attended by their...

The Eastfield Harvesters baseball team celebrate with their trophy after winning the district championship on May 14.

Eastfield defeats Richland in district championship

RORY MOORE, Photo Editor May 16, 2022

The Eastfield Harvesters baseball team won the NCJAA Division III district championship over Richland in two games on May 14. Richland forced the second game by winning 9-6 before Eastfield won 15-2. Their...

Angel Rodriguez swings at a pitch for Eastfield against North Arkansas.

Eastfield defeats North Arkansas 12-3

RORY MOORE, Photo Editor May 12, 2022

The Eastfield Harvesters baseball team beat the North Arkansas Pioneers 12-3 in the first round of the NJCAA Division III South Central District Tournament on Thursday. The win advances them to the semifinals...

The board of trustees candidates prepare to speak at a public forum at Brookhaven campus on April 19.

Results of District 1 board of trustees election still undecided

CARLOS GUZMAN, Managing Editor May 12, 2022

Two candidates running for District 1 of the Dallas College Board of Trustees face a potential runoff election on June 18. The third candidate has requested a recount. Catalina Garcia, a retired anesthesiologist,...

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High Five: Animated classics that won’t disappoint

KATHERINE BAKER, Contributor May 11, 2022

Everyone loves to watch animated movies, but the recent offerings of Disney and other companies have been disappointing, to say the least. The new releases leave us stuck in an endless cycle of remakes...

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OPINION: Parenting in college requires perseverance, patience

May 11, 2022

Challenges are opportunities in disguise. During my college years, something happened called life, and I had to decide to either go back to school or remain stuck in a boring job, raising three small children...

OPINION: Redlining still hurts minority communities

OPINION: Redlining still hurts minority communities

VALERY TINAJERO, Contributor May 9, 2022

Growing up in a South Oak Cliff, a previously redlined neighborhood, allowed me to see the disparity of funding in certain areas. My area predominately serves a working-class population and lacks the lavish...

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EDITORIAL: Trustee incumbents should stay

May 3, 2022

On May 7, voters will choose three Dallas College trustees. This is the first board election since the consolidation into one college, and the results will determine the direction of Dallas College for...

Jeremy Biggers tells stories through art. Biggers gave a demo to Eastfield students April 20. Photo by Rory Moore/The Et Cetera

Biggers inspires change

MOIRA McINTEE, Contributor May 3, 2022

Cleo Sol’s smooth and soulful voice fills the Eastfield performance hall. On the stage sits an inspired artist, a wooden easel and a stark white canvas. With his face just inches away, he confidently...

Candidates for the Dallas College Board of Trustees gather at the
Brookhaven Campus’ performance hall. They discussed current
issues and what actions should be taken in front of a live audience
on April 19. Photo by Rory Moore/The Et Cetera

Board of trustees candidates present conflicting vision

HARRIET RAMOS, Editor in Chief May 3, 2022

Dallas resident Bob Burns came to the Brookhaven Dallas College Board of Trustees candidate forum with several questions. He wants to support the candidate who would be best for Dallas College, but he...

Peter Boettcher 
teaches about the mechanisms
in the process of brewing at Shannon Brewery on April 18. Photo by Rory Moore/The Et Cetera

Jobs on tap: Brewing program relaunches

CARLOS GUZMAN, Managing Editor May 3, 2022

Peter Boettcher is nearing his 40th year in the brewing industry. He’s worked in leadership positions for brewing companies such as Miller, Coors, Pacific Western and Abita. Boettcher is always looking...

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OPINION: NIL deals should be regulated to preserve college sports

May 3, 2022

NIL deals have the potential to ruin the competitive nature of college sports and people may not even realize it. On July 1, 2021 the NCAA approved a policy called NIL, which allows college athletes...

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