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Work Your Way Through College with Federal Work Study

Jun 15, 2020

Would you like to earn money to help pay for college? If you have financial need, you may qualify to apply for Federal Work-Study jobs. Federal Work-Study (FWS) provides part-time jobs for students with financial need. Funds earned help students pay for their education expenses.


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WRKX Links Classroom Learning to Real-World Settings

Jun 15, 2020

Did you know you can earn college credits for learning that takes place where you work? Both paid and unpaid positions qualify. “Work experience education (WRKX) helps students apply their classroom experience to real-world settings. Work-based learning helps students connect what they are taught to their future career path,” said Marisa Greenberg, the work experience program coordinator at Diablo Valley College.


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Getting Down to Business: DVC Business Students Excel at Virtual State Business Leadership Conference

Jun 15, 2020

DVC’s future business leaders showcased their skills at the 2020 State Business Leadership Conference, held in April. Participants were members of DVC’s chapter of Phi Beta Lambda (PBL), the college level of Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA). “Our chapter has been active since 2007 and is the largest, most active club on campus. We are also the largest PBL chapter in the state and the fourth largest in the country,” said Carolyn Seefer, business professor and faculty advisor for PBL.


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First Annual GĀNBĒI Speakers Chinese Speech Contest Online

Jun 1, 2020

Students from Diablo Valley College participated in the First Annual Gānbēi Speakers Chinese Speech Contest, which took place online!


Contra Costa County School Districts Announce 2020-2021 Teachers of the Year

May 20, 2020

Diablo Valley College would like to congratulate Thomas Barber for being recognized as one of the 2020-2021 Contra Costa County Teachers of the Year. Tom is a professor of English at Diablo Valley College in Pleasant Hill, California.




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