Illustration of locks that appear digital in nature Richland College to Host BSidesDFW, Information and Technology Unconference, Nov. 3

Security BSides Dallas – Fort Worth, an information security and technology unconference, will take place at Richland College from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 3 in Sabine Hall. This free event is organized through the cooperation of BSidesDFW, corporate sponsorships and volunteers from the hacker/maker communities. BSides DFW fosters communication and collaboration while increasing the level Continue Reading…


Illustration with "8th annual DCCCD sustainability summit, Friday, Nov. 9 - Richland College" DCCCD Sustainability Summit Will Focus on Partnerships, Sustainability Goals

Partnerships help cement relationships and cooperative efforts to reach sustainability goals in schools, businesses and communities. Those partnerships will be the focus of the 2018 Dallas County Community College District Sustainability Summit. The free event, which is open to the public, will be held on Fri., Nov. 9, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Continue Reading…


America Ferrera headshot America Ferrera, Alicia Keys and Zoe Kravitz to Visit Richland College to Encourage Student Voting

Richland College is working hard to impress upon students to get out the vote for the midterm elections, and America Ferrera (actress, “Ugly Betty”), Alicia Keys (musician, “Fallin’”, “Girl on Fire”) and Zoe Kravitz (actress, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, “Big Little Lies”) are joining the effort! The Richland College Student Government Association, Continue Reading…


A pile of patriotic voting buttons that say "vote 2018" Richland Student Media to Live Stream Candidate Forums, Oct. 19 and 25

The Richland Student Media team is partnering with the League of Women Voters, the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce and the Greater East Dallas Chamber to live stream and record their upcoming candidate forums in October.  Coverage includes:  Oct. 19, 7:30-8:30 a.m. – Dallas County Commissioner – Wini Cannon and J.J. Koch, moderated by Lee Continue Reading…


Paige Lehmann plays the guitar Former Richland College Student Launches ‘Restore the Joy!’ Kickstarter Campaign to Give Local High School Students a Boost

Former Richland College student Paige Lehmann has always loved making heartfelt music and helping her local community. Recently, she had an idea to combine these two passions, and the resulting project will be her first music album, “Restore the Joy!”, a project that will include the help and work of Mesquite-area high school students to Continue Reading…


Graphic with the words "Minority Serving Institution Convening, Registration for 2018 is Now Open!" Registration Still Open for 2018 Minority Serving Institution Convening at Richland College

Richland College, in collaboration with the Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution program, will host the Minority Serving Institution Convening, “Minority Student Success: Using Data to Effect Change,” Oct. 19-20. At this two-day conference, higher education administrators will discuss effective research, initiatives and programs that impact the academic success of students at minority-serving Continue Reading…


A group of people pose on a set of stairs together, holding a banner with Korean writing on it. Richland College Welcomes Students and Faculty from the University of Gyeongnam Geochang in South Korea

The Richland College English for Speakers of Other Languages program and Richland College Continuing Education recently welcomed 28 students and one faculty member from the University of Gyeongnam Geochang in South Korea to Richland College. During the visit, which took place July 2-25, the students participated in English language and American culture learning experiences, comprised Continue Reading…


A group of people surrounds Ruth R. Hughs as she holds a giant check for $705,439. Richland College Receives $705,439 Grant from Texas Workforce Commission in Check-Signing Ceremony

Richland College, Texas Workforce Commission and Dallas County Manufacturers’ Association representatives participated in a check-signing ceremony Aug. 2 at Richland College Garland Campus. Richland College was awarded a $705,439 Skills Development Fund grant by the Texas Workforce Commission to train 321 incumbent employees upgraded to new jobs and 32 new hires in essential industry-specific knowledge Continue Reading…


illustration of hamlet classical theater actor playing character Richland College Theatre Students Receive Prestigious Internships with Shakespeare Dallas

Richland College students Lacedes Hunt and Will Frederick recently received prestigious summer internships with Shakespeare Dallas. Hunt will work with directing and Frederick will work with lighting. “An internship with Shakespeare Dallas means that our students have the opportunity to work at one of the largest, oldest and most respected regional theatres in Dallas,” said Continue Reading…


Headshot of Kay Eggleston Richland College President to Serve on American Association of Community Colleges Board of Directors

Richland College president Kathryn K. Eggleston was recently elected to serve on the American Association of Community Colleges board of directors, with her three-year term beginning July 1. Eggleston will be one of 32 community college representatives serving on the AACC board of directors. The board acts on behalf of AACC institutional members to create Continue Reading…