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President, Paul Quinn College
Michael J. Sorrell is the 34th President of Paul Quinn College. Under his leadership, the school has become one of the most innovative small colleges in America and is rapidly becoming a model for urban higher education by focusing on academic rigor, experiential learning, and entrepreneurship.
Among the school’s numerous accomplishments during President Sorrell’s nine-year tenure have been: winning the HBCU of the Year, the HBCU Student Government Association of the Year, and the HBCU Business Program of the Year awards; being recognized as a member of the 2013 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll; creating the New Urban College Model; demolishing 15 abandoned campus buildings; partnering with PepsiCo to transform the football field into the “WE over Me Farm”; achieving full-accreditation from the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS); rewriting all institutional fundraising records (including the most seven-figure gifts in school history); and restructuring the curriculum.
Senior Vice President
North Dallas Chamber of Commerce
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North Dallas Chamber of Commerce shared Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas's photo. ... See MoreSee Less
National Drug Take-Back Day is today. Take your unused or expired drugs to any of these drop-off stations for safe disposal. spr.ly/618885n6o
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Last year's brisket champs The Westin Galleria Dallas are back for the 4th Annual Big D BBQ Battle on June 10 in Town of Addison!Head over to the Big D BBQ Battle page for a special promo code that's only good for this weekend. HINT: It's a BIG discount and includes your barbecue, local craft beer, live music, car show midway, kids zone and more. HURRY! ... See MoreSee Less
We're excited to sponsor the North Dallas Chamber of Commerce 2017 #BigDBBQBattle! Come hungry, because our defending brisket champ, Chef David Smith, is at it again!
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North Dallas Chamber of Commerce shared Dallas ISD's photo. ... See MoreSee Less
All #DallasISD juniors and their parents are invited to attend the 2017 DFW College-bound Summit for free workshops about attending DFW-area colleges. The event is 9 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at the Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Center, 1201 E. 8th St.
Workshops will discuss, financial aid, essay writing, transferring to four-year universities, getting involved in school, parent sessions and more.
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It's a beautiful day for spring cleaning! Thanks to Frost Preston Hollow Financial Center for the complimentary shredding and the delicious Frost Gelato - Dallas they provided while we watched our documents get securely shredded. ... See MoreSee Less
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Join us in welcoming new member Arbors Modern Dentistry at a ribbon cutting. Tomorrow (April 27) at 12:15 p.m. No charge to attend, complimentary refreshments will be served.Sign up online at northdallastxcoc.weblinkconnect.com/events/Ribbon-Cutting-Arbors-Modern-Dentistry-2253/details ... See MoreSee Less
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