Dallas Regional Chamber

  • Talent Pipeline

    Serving our business community and our local students who will become the workers of tomorrow.

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  • Talent Attraction

    We're marketing the region to attract and retain talented workers and enhance the quality of life.

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  • DRC Facts

    Get all of the details about our formation, leadership, mission and background.

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  • Strategic Plan

    Our strategic plan, Building Tomorrow Together, builds on our progress and addresses long-term challenges.

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  • Internships
  • Economic Development

    Consider making the move, and we’ll help you plan accordingly.

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  • Public Policy & Advocacy

    Influence public policies, identify elected officials, and get involved.

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  • Board of Directors & DRC Team

    Get to know the DRC team and Board of Directors.

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  • Education & Workforce
  • Early Childhood Through 12th Grade
  • Higher Education
  • Workforce
  • Future Focus Camp
  • Principal For A Day
  • Pick Your Path
  • Follow Your Pipeline - STEAM
  • Education Events
  • Education & Workforce Blog
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Higher Education

Setting a Higher Academic Standard

Higher Education provides endless opportunities for the people of Dallas to expand their knowledge and prepare for the future. The DRC partners with higher education institutions and community colleges to develop initiatives that create the most qualified candidates to meet the changing demands of the workforce.

To achieve this goal, we:

  • Advocate through our strong legislative presence
  • Organize key higher education leaders to advise on pressing local, state, and national issues impacting higher education outcomes
  • Support community organizations aimed at improving the quality of education in Dallas
  • Partner with higher education institutions to build research capacities and collaborations tied closely with Dallas business leaders through the Texas Research Alliance

For more information about our Higher Education initiatives please contact Elizabeth Caudill at ecaudill@dallaschamber.org or 214.746.6713.

Latest Dallas Regional Chamber Blog Posts

  • DRC 2017 Annual Meeting: Dallas Fed Chair Robert Kaplan Gives Mostly Sunny Forecast for Texas Economy

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  • Weekly Legislative Update

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  • Study: Plano is the second best in the country for jobs

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  • Former 7-Eleven/Blockbuster CEO Keyes Recounts Victories, Challenges to DRC Leadership Dallas Alumni

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Contact Us

  • Dallas Regional Chamber
  • Call Us 214-746-6600
  • 500 N. Akard Street
  • Suite 2600
  • Dallas, Texas 75201
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