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Honor Roll List & The Dean's List

Honor Roll List & The Dean's List

Dakota College at Bottineau recognizes students from the fall 2019 semester for their academic success. You will find a list of Honor Roll and Dean’s List students attached in a .pdf. This academic success recognizes outstanding students who are investing time, energy and resources to becoming contributing members of society. Dean’s List students maintain a GPA of 3.5 and higher and the Honor Roll recognizes students who have achieved a GPA of 3.0-3.49. We are pleased that they have achieved a high level of academic excellence.
Trinity Health Foundation Awards Nursing Scholarships

Trinity Health Foundation Awards Nursing Scholarships

Trinity Health Foundation celebrated the most recent Nursing Scholarship recipients at a Scholarship Nursing Banquet last week. The event brought students and supporters together to recognize recipients and honor contributors to the Foundation’s Nursing Scholarship Endowment.
Career and Technical Education Month

Career and Technical Education Month

Governor Doug Burgum has proclaimed February as Career and Technical Education Month. There is a level of academic content and skill that is required for success in today’s career and technical, formerly known as vocational, careers. Despite the ongoing marketing of Career and Technical Education (CTE), there are many people who are not aware of the impact CTE programs provide, the career opportunities available in the state, and what North Dakota students can do after completing career and technical education and training.
Nurse Instructor Receives Master’s Degree

Nurse Instructor Receives Master’s Degree

Dakota College at Bottineau is proud to share its nurse instructor’s academic achievement. Though a hectic personal schedule and busy lifestyle created balancing challenges, Paige Baade persevered in nurse educator school with honors.
Health Profession Scholarship Recipients Announced

Health Profession Scholarship Recipients Announced

The Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota (BCBSND) Caring Foundation has awarded scholarships to twenty-six health profession students attending North Dakota colleges, universities or technical colleges. The health profession scholarship program helps fulfill the BCBSND Caring Foundation’s goal of improving the health and well-being of North Dakotans by investing in the education of tomorrow’s health care professionals. This is the third year the Caring Foundation has offered this scholarship to North Dakota students.
Dakota College Recognized for 2 Top Degree Programs in the U.S.

Dakota College Recognized for 2 Top Degree Programs in the U.S.

Dakota College, Bottineau has been awarded top ranking status for multiple degree programs by Intelligent.com. Intelligent.com provides unbiased research to help students make informed decisions about higher education programs. The website offers curated guides which include the best degree programs as well as information about financial aid, internships and even study strategies. With comprehensive, user-friendly guides and hundreds of program rankings, Intelligent.com is a trusted source among students and prospective students.
Last Season for Lumberjack Football

Last Season for Lumberjack Football

Dakota College at Bottineau announced the 2019 season of Lumberjack football would be its last. The program is being discontinued due to its high cost and the need to reinvest these resources into academic programming and other services at the college.
Agriculture Program Does Protein Substitute Study

Agriculture Program Does Protein Substitute Study

Students in the Agriculture and Horticulture programs have spent time this semester discussing the pros and cons of plant-based protein substitutes. Companies such as Beyond Meats and Impossible Foods have created substitutes for a traditional beef burger that have come as close to any replicating the flavor and essence of a hamburger. Students in DCB’s world food crops class listened to a podcast on the Future of Meat and discussed the implications of increased consumption of plant-based meats on crop and livestock farmers. While DCB’s horticulture science class read articles for and against the Beyond Meats and discussed their opinions and views from both sides of the argument.
Dakota College Announces Athletic Director

Dakota College Announces Athletic Director

Dakota College at Bottineau is pleased to announce the hiring of Corey Gorder as its new Athletic Director. Gorder will assume his duties with the start of the new semester in January 2020. Wayne Johnson and Mike Getzloff will continue as interim co-Athletic Directors through the end of the fall semester, 2019.
DCB Receives Virtual Realty Headsets

DCB Receives Virtual Realty Headsets

The North Dakota Space Grant Consortium (NDSGC) is participating in NASA’s pilot program for their newly developed content related to NASA’s Commercial Crew Program. As a partner in piloting these activities, Dakota College at Bottineau’s (DCB) Associate Science Professor Angie Bartholomay attended the Next Gen STEM Commercial Crew Program Pilot Space Grant Training last spring. She was trained on the newly developed NASA content which aligns with NASA’s Commercial Crew Program, including virtual reality training.