David Wayne Plunkett – DEC Alumni

On April 3, 2015, at his home in Rock Hill, SC, David Wayne Plunkett was gravely injured when a propane gas container exploded.  Chelsea, his wife and the mother of their 14-month old daughter, Catherine, had been in the kitchen when David had gone outside, saying...

Poker Night in America Visits DEC

Thank you to Poker Night in America for bringing out Poker Pros - Greg Mueller and Gavin Smith today to get Zombied! DEC students Thomas Cassidy and Reed Cesare produced the prosthetic make-ups for the show! ...

Factory Graduate Plays Supporting Role on STARZ Series “The Chair”

The Pittsburgh region has had its fair share of big Hollywood productions in recent years. Films such as The Dark Knight Rises, Jack Reacher, and Out of the Furnace have brought a lot of attention to Western Pennsylvania. Due to advantageous tax breaks and diverse...

New Student Lounge is Great Place for Students to Relax, Study

There is a new spot on the Douglas Education Center campus for students to relax, study, and grab a bite to eat. The Student Lounge is located in the Young building next to the Van Keulen Complex on Schoonmaker Ave. The entrance to the Student...

DEC Announces Hybrid Online Medical Assistant Program To Start Fall 2014

MONESSEN, PA, JULY 17, 2014 – An exciting hybrid online Medical Assistant Program will start on October 2, 2014 at Douglas Education Center (DEC). The program seeks to service prospective students who are looking to advance their careers without a great disruption to their daily...

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