On Monday, a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony was held at the DACC Higher Learning Center in Hoopeston. The DACC Board of Trustees, Foundation Board of Directors and community members were present to hear words from DAvid W. Harby, Board of Trustees Chair, President, Dr. Alice Marie Jacobs, Dick Read and Harry Brockus, both part of the Hoopeston Economic Development Committee.
Alan Puzey, DACC Foundation President and Tracy Wahlfeldt, DACC Foundation Executive Director gave a presentation on the donors that made the learning center a reality here in Hoopeston. A ribbon cutting ceremony took place and everyone then enjoyed a tour of the new facility, which houses classrooms and computer labs. Classes start on Monday, September 16th. For more information contact the DACC Admissions Office at 217-443-DACC or online at www.dacc.edu.