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      Dean College Office of Admissions to Host Discover Dean Day on Friday, February 21, 2014


      One of the best ways to Discover The Dean Difference is to visit campus on Discover Dean Day!

      On Friday, February 21st, the Dean College Office of Admissions brings together the Dean community for a fun day of discovery! Discover The Main Stage and Guidrey Center performance venues, discover our athletic facilities, discover our radio station & television studio, discover your major you want to study, and so much more! Join together to tour the campus, meet our students and student ambassadors, chat with the Dean's of the academic schools, and dine with us.

      Discover Dean Day
      February 21, 2014
      9:30AM - 1:00PM

      To reserve your space, simply register online or contact the Office of Admission at 508-541-1508 or toll free at 1-877-TRY DEAN.


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      January Move-In Information from Office of Residence Life


      January Move-In Information from Office of Residence Life

      New Student Check-In
      Monday, January 20th, 9am - 11am
      - Check-in for new students is scheduled from 9am-10am in the Campus Center. Students will need to be cleared prior to moving into their assigned residence halls or participating in orientation. Orientation check-in begins at 11:15am in the Campus Center.

      Returning Resident Student Check-In
      Monday, January 20th, 1pm - 4pm
      -Returning resident students who have not been cleared for direct check-In must go to the Campus Center to check-in. Once the student is cleared for check in they will receive their key from the Office of Residence Life in the Campus Center.
      -Returning resident students who have been cleared for direct check-in may pick up their keys at the designated locations based on their residence hall assignments.

      Early Arrival Groups
      There is a small number of students allowed to arrive early due to involvement in an approved Dean College activity. These students are contacted by a member of the staff to confirm they are permitted to arrive prior to official opening of the College. All students participating in these activities must be cleared in order to move in or participate with the group they are involved in. Below are the approved activities allowed to move in early for January 2014, as well as contact information for the person responsible for the group:

      January 15th Men’s & Women’s Basketball (Jeanny Lacey)
      January 15th International Orientation Leaders (Maria Adkins)
      January 15th New Community Advisors (Jonas Halley)
      January 16th Returning Community Advisors (Jonas Halley)
      January 17th Orientation Leaders (Alex Cabal)
      January 17th New International Students
      January 19th Theatre Rehearsal Group (Daniel Kozar)

      If you have any further questions about returning to campus please contact the Office of Residence Life at 508-541-1838 or

      Important Contact Information

      Center for Student Administrative Services 508-541-1518
      Office of Residence Life 508-541-1838
      Robbins Family Center for Advising & Career Planning 508-541-1536
      Health Services 508-541-1600
      Public Safety 508-541-1888
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      Both Men's and Women's Basketball Teams Ranked in NJCAA Polls



      With the fall semester wrapping up, the men’s and women’s basketball teams head in to a much deserved break after a stellar beginning to the season. The first half saw the men (12-0) ranked at number 2 in the NJCAA polls, and the women (9-1) ranked at 17 in the polls.

      Top Performers

      Janaysia James – 16.8 points per game, 9.3 rebounds per game
      Shaine Rowley – 19 points per game, 5.4 rebounds per game
      Vanessa Sylvain – 15.7 points per game, 5.7 rebounds per game, 6.8 assists per game, 5.8 steals per game
      Victoria Nguyen – 13.4 points per game, 5.5 rebounds per game, 6.2 assists per game

      Jamal Reuben – 13.2 points per game, 6.2 rebounds per game
      Joe Clarke – 14.1 points per game, 5.1 rebounds per game
      Charles Correa – 15.9 points per game, 3.5 rebounds per gane, 4 assists per game, 3 steals per game

      The number 2 ranking is the highest for men’s basketball in Dean College history.

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      Season's Greetings from Dean College


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      Accenture to Offer Intensive For-Credit Course on Negotiation over Winter Break


      January 13 – January 17, 2014
      8:30 – 5:00 PM
      3 Credits

      Accenture LogoDean College is thrilled to welcome the Accenture Global Negotiation Skills Center team back to lead students in a 3 credit course on negotiation skills over winter break. The course has been brought back for a third time to the Dean College campus due to its past popularity.

      Over 5 days, students will receive intensive, highly-interactive training by some of the best in the business from Accenture.

      Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, with approximately 275,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world’s most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

      The course begins on January 13, 2014 & seating is limited.

      To register for the course online, click here.
      Contact the School of Continuing Studies with questions.

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      Men's Basketball Team Ranks Sixth in NJCAA Poll


      The latest National Junior College Athletic Association Top 20 National Poll rankings were released earlier this week, and the Dean College men's basketball team, currently undefeated at 10-0, was ranked sixth in the country. The ranking is the highest a Dean basketball team has ever received.

      Click here to view the NJCAA poll.

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