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Quiz: Is It Time to Upskill or Retrain for a New Career?

Jun 28, 2023

The last few years have been challenging, leading most of us to assess our work/life balance and overall career satisfaction. If you’ve been thinking about making a change, take our quick quiz to find out if it might be time to upskill or retrain for something new.

business marketing, CIS, digital marketing, web design

Fast Track Your Dreams with a Short-Term Certificate from DVC

Jun 26, 2023

Miguel Luna knew he needed to solidify a career direction. He had work experience in tax preparation and computer repair and a bachelor’s degree in psychology but felt he hadn’t yet landed on the right career choice.

allied health

Building a Better Future Despite the Odds: Unstoppable DVC Students

Jun 26, 2023

“Growing up in a single-parent home, I often felt the sting of economic uncertainty. Watching my mother struggle financially and my father struggle with past addiction, I knew I had to find a long-term career. I thought that would be the Army until I became ill and was honorably discharged due to my heart condition. I came up with a new plan and got to work,” said Adrienne Navarro, who completed her associate in science in allied health at DVC.

chinese, World Language and Cultures

2022 CLTAC Chinese Speech Contest

Mar 30, 2023

In March 2022, students from Diablo Valley College participated in the 46th Chinese Mandarin Speech Contest which was held virtually. The contest is hosted by The Chinese Language Teachers Association of California (CLTAC).


You are Never Too Old to Set Another Goal or to Dream a New Dream

Feb 14, 2023

Aikisha Reeves started her college journey at DVC as a high school graduate in 1999 but an unexpected event cut that journey short. “My first attempt at DVC ended abruptly because I unexpectedly went into premature labor.”