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Thiry nine years of music at Del Mar

Haley Willams/ Chief Photographer When you walk into the office of David Irving, DMC professor of Music, you can’t help but notice the autographed photos lining the walls. All are of well-known jazz musicians and Irving is seen playing alongside those artists in most of the photos. Artists include Lou Marini, better known as Blue …

Community

Metro Ministries helps the community

Debbi Lynch/ Staff Writer   Metro Ministries (MM), a charitable organization providing services to the homeless, opened in October 1982, and has since added Gabbard Clinic, open on Tuesdays and Thursdays. MM also created Loaves and Fishes, which serves two meals a day at two shelters – one for women and children and the other …

Community

Domestic Violence Awareness for students

                                                                                                 Dina Ruiz/ Staff Writer                                                                            Contributed Photo Del Mar College offers protection for any student who may be a victim of domestic or dating-related violence, according to Randy Walker, security coordinator at DMC. If there is a Protective Order issued against a family member or significant other in a dating situation, students are advised …

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Dr. Abarca named to new Texas Council

Eddie Puente/ Associate Editor The Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) announced that David Abarca, DMC information security program director and assistant professor of Computer Science, has been named a member of a new group of professionals in a statewide council. The Cybersecurity, Education, and Economic Development Council is a new council whose goals, according …

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Resolving student complaints

Andrew Wilson/Reporter If a student has a complaint or a grievance against a faculty member or concerning an issue, the student may file a grievance with the Dean of Student Engagement and Retention Office, located on the second floor of the Harvin Student Center. Sandra Valerio, acting dean of Student Engagement and Retention, said students …