Aug 25, 2022

Roadrunner Photo Roundup: Wow = Week of Welcome!

WOW = Week of Welcome  Last week, we welcomed students back to campus with a week full of different fun activities and engaging events all around campus! This year’s week of welcome events included, the Splish N’ Splash at the Pope Student Center Patio where students enjoyed a water slide and foam pit, Ice Cream Social […]

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Jun 29, 2022

DSC Co-hosts Latin Night at off the Rails Entertainment Series

Dalton State College (DSC), recently co-hosted Latin Night along with Believe Greater Dalton as part of the ongoing Off the Rails Entertainment Series at Burr Park in downtown Dalton. The event featured music from live bands including the Sunrise Latin Band.   Dalton State was asked to co-sponsor one Friday evening during the annual series […]

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May 17, 2022

“A Gift Our Graduates Can Cherish”

Spring 2022 graduate candidates had the opportunity to have professional graduate portraits taken on the campus quad recently. The free event was hosted and sponsored by Career and Professional Development (CPD) and Society ’63. Photographs were taken by Chad Bierkamp of Bierkamp Photography. The idea for the event came in response to seeing students in their  […]

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Apr 25, 2022

Recruitment Events on Campus Help Students Spring Into Careers

Various schools and departments hosted events this semester giving students opportunities to learn about careers available with their academic degrees (or upon graduation) and to make connections with local organizations.  See below for a recap of events hosted by Campus Activities Board (CAB), Career and Professional Development and the Wright School of Business. Day for Dalton CAB […]

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Apr 07, 2022

Roadrunner Photo Roundup: Cultural Fair Edition

Dalton State recently hosted a cultural fair on the campus quad. Multiple student organizations collaborated to host the event that offered music, food, dancing, interactive booths and informational booths. Here are some highlights from the fair: 1. Traditional Folklorico Dance The Latin American Student Organization (LASO) hosted the folklore dance group, “Grupo Folklorico Euzkal.” The dance […]

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Mar 30, 2022

Dalton State Hosts Second Fresh Check Day for Students

Ready, Set, Play. Fresh Check Day is back at Dalton State with interactive booths such as The Game of LIFE: Dalton State Edition, free food, prizes and resources on Tuesday, April 12, from noon to 3 p.m. The Game of LIFE: Dalton State Edition is a      life-size adaptation of the popular board game, LIFE, […]

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Mar 17, 2022

A Year in Review: Positive Moments From 2021

*Note: The following guest blog was written by Colton Newport, a sophomore business management major and student worker in the Office of Marketing and Communications.  2021 can be a hard year to look back on, but times of great distress often bloom some of the most amazing moments we could ever dream of, and Dalton State is […]

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Mar 09, 2022

Education Students Present at National Conference

Three teacher candidates from the School of Education presented at the National Youth Advocacy and Resilience (NYAR) Conference this week. Students, Marie Coffey, Danielle Hardy and Riley McEntyre along with faculty member, Dr. Aimee Cribbs, presented a breakout session titled, “Courageous Conversations: Transformational Leadership through Empathy.” Coffey, Hardy, and McEntyre were the only undergraduate presenters at the conference. According to the NYAR website, “The conference trains adults […]

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Jan 31, 2022

Dalton State Publications Showcase Students' Works

Dalton State has given Afrodita Aguilar a place where her creative work can be seen by other students and faculty on campus. “I have been writing creatively since I was ten years old, and it has always been a passion of mine,” said Aguilar, a nursing major and author of “Amil,” which was awarded first-place […]

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Jan 19, 2022

Financial Fitness Learning Center Helps Students Manage Their Money

Concerned about having enough money while in college? “Anyone who has any sort of question regarding finances should pay us a visit,” said Hanna Poe, a peer educator at the Financial Fitness Learning Center. Students can receive personal finance education for a variety of topics in the center. “We can help with so many topics […]

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