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Spring 2021 Virtual Student Art Exhibition

Spring 2021 Virtual Student Art Exhibition

May 12, 2021

The 2021 Spring Virtual Student Art Exhibition features work by Dallas College Eastfield Campus students. The artworks are in a variety of media, including ceramics, pastel and watercolor. They demonstrate...

Criminal justice major Jacqueline Rea studies in her living room. Rea hopes to join the FBI after graduating from college. Photo by Rory Moore/The Et Cetera

Q&A: Student aims toward future career with FBI

April 27, 2021

When Jacqueline Rea was growing up, she used to play  “cops and robbers.” The cops chased after the robbers, tagged them and sent them to a pretend jail. Rea always played the role of the cop.  Her...

Myers-LeCroy Scholarship winner Alaysia Richardson runs her sewing business, A. Danae Designs, from her bedroom. Photo by Rory Moore/The Et Cetera

Q&A: Scholarship student sews her way to success

March 30, 2021

Creativity inspires Dallas College student and small business owner Alaysia Richardson. She is a 2020 Myers-LeCroy Scholarship winners who is studying fashion design while owning a sewing and embroidery...

Future Makers Art Galley Exhibit decorative graphic

MISD "Future Makers" Virtual Art Gallery

March 10, 2021

This year's "Future Makers" gallery is featuring artwork by Mesquite ISD High School AP art students. Marking eighteen years of hosting the exhibition, Eastfield's Gallery 219 is proud...

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High Five: Stay safe over spring break

March 9, 2021

By ANTHONY HERNANDEZ @TheEtCetera If your typical spring break plans are on hold this year, don’t worry. The Dallas area has a lot to offer, from sporting events to outdoor adventures. Here are...

Jackie Huerta at the Asian Star, the restaurant her family owns in Dallas. Photo by Chantilette Franklin/The Et Cetera

Q&A: Nursing student shares life lessons learned from family

March 9, 2021

Student, waitress, homeowner—Jackie Huerta is only 21 years old, but she has already experienced it all. Following in the footsteps of her immigrant parents, Huerta is working toward becoming a nurse...

Jasmine Smith promotes Paws in Texas at local flea markets. Photo courtesy of Jasmine Smith.

Student gains motivation, direction through business

January 27, 2021

By JASMINE RODGERS @TheEtCetera Business major Jasmine Smith was failing almost all of her classes at Eastfield, moving homes and working two jobs when she decided to start her dog bandanna company,...

Q&A: Eastfield student finds balance amidst a hectic schedule

Q&A: Eastfield student finds balance amidst a hectic schedule

January 26, 2021

By Kayla Pineda @TheEtCetera Takylia White, 18, is a pre-med major at Eastfield who works three jobs and is a Phi Theta Kappa honors student. In spite of her busy schedule, she makes time for friends,...

Fall virtual student art exhibition

Fall virtual student art exhibition

December 14, 2020

Eastfield’s visual art students have put together an exhibition in a variety of medium including acrylic, charcoal, watercolor and digital photography. The campus remains closed due to COVID-19, so...

High Five: Make new traditions this holiday season

High Five: Make new traditions this holiday season

December 11, 2020

This year, some people may really need the joy that the holidays bring with them, you’ll say, and that’s true. But this year’s holidays won't only bring joy; they'll bring a whole tornado of emotion...

Eastfield Dance presents Pivot - the fall 2020 digital dance concert

Dance does a "Pivot" to digital

December 7, 2020

"PIVOT" is the new fall digital dance concert from Dallas College - Eastfield's dance students and faculty. This concert features new, original works from faculty members Danielle Georgiou (in association...

Emily Jones

Q&A: Adviser finds joy in seeing students succeed

December 5, 2020

Emily Jones began her advising career at Eastfield three years ago. She recently sat down with Et Cetera contributor Amanda Smith to talk about the rewards of her job and goals for the future. Q: Was...

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