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Press Releases from the 2004-2005 Academic Year
Press Releases from the 2004-2005 Academic Year
July 2005
7/27 - Collin Hosts Dual Admissions College Representatives in August
7/22 - Prestigious Line Up of Speakers Set for Biotechnology Conference
7/22 - Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda for July 26
7/21 - Teacher Certification Program Receives Prestigious Award
7/18 - Collin Student Receives Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Gift
7/1 - Collin Hosts Dual Admissions College Representatives in July
7/1 - Jazz Camp Scheduled for Summer Performance
7/1 - Cougar News

June 2005
6/24 - Collin’s Applied Graphic Design Technology & A Bunch Of Short Guys Host “Industry Giants 2005: Frame By Frame” Computer Graphics and Animation Forum
6/24 - Collin Announces President’s Circle Members
6/24 - Collin Board Meeting Agenda for June 28, 2005
6/22 - College Seeking Nominations For ‘Living Legend’ Status
6/20 - Collin Honors Latest Police Academy Class
6/16 - Collin Hosts Spring Commencement Ceremony
6/14 - Fall Registration at Collin Begins June 28
6/13 - Dance Repertory to Hold Auditions for 2005-06
6/10 - Collin Students May Apply at SMU
6/10 - Collin Hosts Dual Admissions College Representatives
6/9 - Gallery Features Best Of Summer Photography
6/9 - Collin Hosts Texas Conservatory For Young Artists
6/3 - Students Named To Collin's Deans’ List
6/3 - Students Named To Collin's President's List
6/2 - Collin Graduates Two Fire Academy Classes
6/1 - Collin Offers New Culinary Certificate

May 2005
5/26 - Collin Invites Everyone to Dance at Summer Camp
5/20 - Collin Board Meeting Agenda for May 24, 2005
5/19 - Collin Schedules Events for Seniors
5/18 - Businesses Needed for Community-Based Job Training
5/18 - Collin Student Nets Two Scholarships
5/18 - Collin Launches “New and Improved” E-Schedule
5/13 - Collin Names New VP of Academic Affairs
5/13 - Center for Scholarly and Civic Engagement Salutes Year’s Best
5/11 - Collin Guitar Students Bag Honors at Contest
5/6 - Collin Students Delve Into Science at NASA
5/6 - Collin Partners with TWU for Grant Program
5/5 - Collin Recognizes Outstanding Student Organizations
5/4 - Vocal Jazz Group to Perform at Frisco Campus
5/3 - Collin Faculty Engage Middle Schoolers in Science
5/3 - Collin Continuing Education Wins Marketing Awards
5/2 - Caleidoscope

April 2005
4/29 - Collin Biology Professor to Present County Flora Data
4/29 - New Collin Grant Aims to Start New Family Tradition: Higher Education
4/27 - Collin Announces Student Art Winners
4/26 - Continuing Education Serves Up Training Series
4/25 - Collin Programs Receive "Exemplary" Designation From the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
4/25 - Integrated Circuit Design Program Offers Unique Career Opportunities
4/22 - Collin Foreign Language Department Hosts First Open House
4/22 - Board Meeting Agenda for April 26th
4/20 - Collin Dedicates Plaza to Founding Trustee
4/19 - Collin Student Receives UTD Redman Transfer Scholarship
4/18 - Collin and Texas A&M Commerce Sponsor Ninth Annual Cotton and Rural History Conference
4/18 - Stereotype Research From NYU Psychologist to be Featured at Collin Psychology Event
4/18 - Internationally Renowned Conductor to Give Collin Commencement Address
4/15 - Collin Offers Java Courses
4/15 - Collin Offers Engineering and Emerging Technologies Info Sessions
4/13 - Collin President Honored by Honor Society
4/13 - Collin SBDC Named Area Small Business Center of the Year
4/12 - Fire Science Schedules Summer Camp
4/11 - L.E.D. Inventor to Speak at Collin Electronic Design Competition
4/11 - Collin Student Makes National Headlines With Scholarly Honor
4/7 - Collin Hosts Convergence Technology Pizza Night
4/7 - Collin Offers Therapetic Massage Training Program
4/6 - Collin Psychology Students Win at Conference
4/1 - Collin Hosts Engineering and Emerging technologies 'Latte' Night
4/1 - Maymester/Summer Credit Registration Begins in Late April

March 2005
3/31 - Collin Offers Engineering and Emerging Technologies Info Sessions
3/26 - Register For The April 9th Montessori Workshop at Collin
3/25 - Collin Tech Day Set For April 15th
3/24 - Collin Receives Second $1 Million Gift
3/23 - Collin Brings Out the Faces of the World at Earth Day Event
3/22 - Collin Hosts 'Jane Eyre' in Auteur Film Series
3/22 - Board Meeting Agenda
3/17 - Collin Offers Java Courses
3/17 - Collin Takes a Trip Around the World
3/14 - Collin Offers Engineering and Emerging Technologies info Sessions
3/10 - Collin Continuing Education Advances in Digital Video
3/10 - Collin Sets The Stage For Annual Jazz Festival
3/10 - Peruvian Ambassador Brings Exclusive Art Collection to Collin
3/7 - Collin Seeks Applicants for Smart Scholarships
3/7 - Collin Hosts Local Chemistry Scholar
3/5 - Collin Raises $150,000 at First "Plain and Fancy Ball"
3/3 - Collin Receives Grant to Train Employees
3/1 - Collin Seeks Business Partners For Training
3/1 - Collin Hosts Renowned Museum Curator

February 2005
2/25 - Collin Offers Teacher Certification Information Session
2/24 - Collin County's First 'Plain and Fancy Ball' Debuts March 5
2/23 - Collin Hosts Auteur Film Series
2/19 - Montessori Workshop Slated at Collin
2/18 - Board Meeting Agenda, 2/22
2/16 - Collin Offers Continuing Education Classes Online
2/16 - Collin Psychology Professor Appointed to New Post
2/16 - Collin Offers Tools For Developers
2/16 - Collin Awards Exceptional Staff
2/15 - Collin Offers Two New Teacher Certifications
2/7 - Collin Offers New Java Courses
2/7 - Collin Celebrates African American History Month
2/7 - Collin Opens New Consumer Health Information Center
2/5 - Collin Hosts Back to College Fair
2/3 - Collin Hosts Parent College Workshop -- "Destination: College"
2/3 - Collin Trumps up Career Week 2005

January 2005
1/29 - Collin Dental Hygiene Students "Give Kids a Smile"
1/28 - Collin Offers Teacher Certification Information Sessions
1/27 - Collin Continuing Education Offers Open House for Computer Courses
1/27 - Student Receives Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Scholarship
1/21 - Board Meeting Agenda, 1/25
1/21 - Collin Offers College 101 Information Sessions In February
1/20 - Collin Offers Advanced Java Course in February
1/17 - Collin Hosts Auteur Film Series
1/13 - Collin Opens New Library, Classroom Buildings at Preston Ridge Campus in Frisco
1/12 - Collin Offers New AAT Degree For Prospective Teachers
1/11 - Last Week to Register for Spring 2005 Classes
1/11 - Collin Hosts Its Annual Transfer Express
1/10 - Collin Offers eBay Class: Registration underway for spring classes
1/7 - Collin Offers Classes Designed For Seniors: Registration Underway for Spring Classes
1/6 - Optician Training Begins Jan. 24 at CCCCD
1/5 - CCCCD Joins Forces to Serve Northeast Texas Health Care Needs
1/5 - CCCCD Offers New Java Courses
1/5 - Register Now for Spring Ophthalmalic Assistant Course at CCCCD
1/4 - CCCCD Continuing Education Offers New Training Series This Month
1/3 - CCCCD Schedules Jan. 15 Teacher Certification Program Information Session
1/3 - CCCCD Continuing Education Directs New Digital Video Course Beginning This Month
1/3 - CCCCD Honors MLK’S Vision
1/3 - Caleidoscope (January 2005)

December 2004
12/20 - Israel Named Texas Campus Compact Chair
12/17 - CCCCD Board of Trustees Agenda for 12/21/04
12/16 - Abilene Native Cited In Scholarly Publication
12/16 - McKinney Native Cited In Scholarly Publication
12/13 - Future Opticians Can Get Their Training at CCCCD
12/13 - CCCCD Professor Publishes New Book
12/10 - CCCCD Students May Apply at SMU
12/9 - CCCCD Offers CE Opthamology Assistant Course
12/9 - CCCCD Employee Receives Service Award
12/8 - CCCCD Receives $157,638 Workforce Grant
12/8 - CCCCD Continuing Education Offers New Training Series
12/8 - CCCCD Continuing Education Offers Open Houses for Computer Courses
12/6 - CCCCD Continuing Education Directs New Digital Video Course
12/3 - CCCCD and Texas A&M University – Commerce Offer Spring Business Courses In Collin County
12/3 - Model United Nations Delegation Earn Worldly Honors
12/3 - CCCCD Offers Weekend College For Degree-Seekers

November 2004
11/23 - Gamers and Animators Gather at CCCCD
11/23 - CCCCD Hosts Annual Holiday Pottery Sale
11/23 - CCCCD Dance Program Highlights A Fall Variety
11/23 - CCCCD Groups Present “An Evening Of Song”
11/22 - CCCCD Hosts Texas Legislators
11/19 - CCCCD Jazz Band Concert Features Different Groups
11/19 - CCCCD Schedules Teacher Certification Program Information Sessions
11/19 - CCCCD Classical Guitarists Slate Dec. 3 Performance
11/19 - CCCCD Hosts Annual Holiday Craft Fair
11/18 - Board Meeting Agenda for Nov. 23, 2004
11/15 - CCCCD Honors 2004 "Living Legends"
11/12 - CCCCD to Begin Admitting Nursing Students Twice Per Year
11/5 - CCCCD Receives Fifth TWC Grant to Train Employees
11/5 - Jazz Band Toots Its Own Horn at Nov. 13 Concert at CCCCD
11/5 - CCCCD Holds “Dance Fusion 2004”
11/5 - CCCCD Finance Department Receives Honor For Financial Reporting
11/5 - THE ARTS GALLERY Shows Off Student Work At Upcoming “Creative Components” Show
11/5 - CCCCD Public Relations Nets Awards In Contests
11/5 - Tickets Now On Sale For CCCCD Living Legends Tribute 11/13
11/5 - CCCCD Vocal Groups Schedule Upcoming Performances

October 2004
10/29 - CCCCD Hosts Auteur Film Series
10/29 - War Veteran, Correspondent To Speak At CCCCD Nov. 8
10/29 - CCCCD Sociology Student Wins International Award
10/22 - CCCCD Hosts Third Annual Vocal Jazz Festival
10/22 - CCCCD Hosts November Transfer Fair
10/22 - CCCCD Hosts Dual Admission College Representatives in November
10/22 - Hi-TECC Agreement Secures Hi-Tech Education for Students
10/22 - Board Meeting Agenda for 10/26
10/22 - CCCCD Photography Department Holds Film Series
10/21 - Renowned Political Scientist Speaks at CCCCD
10/15 - CCCCD Hosts October Transfer Fair
10/15 - CCCCD Hosts Dual Admission College Representatives
10/15 - Paralympian to Visit CCCCD Oct. 19
10/15 - CCCCD Hosts UTD Transfer Expo
10/15 - CCCCD Features Work of Internationally Exhibited Artist
10/15 - ArtCentre of Plano Exhibits CCCCD Professors’ Artwork
10/11 - CCCCD Hosts Renowned Political Scientist
10/1 - CCCCD Offers Writing Courses
10/1 - Poet Visits CCCCD Oct. 5
10/1 - CCCCD Hosts Auteur Film Series
10/1 - Debate Watch 2004 Draws Record Crowd

September 2004
9/30 - National Science Foundation Grants $2.47 milllion to CCCCD
9/24 - Get Involved! CCCCD Presents Presidential Debate Watch 2004
9/24 - CCCCD Exhibits Photography Scholarship Show
9/24 - CCCCD Receives $563,856 Workforce Grant
9/24 - CCCCD Hosts Black Family Technology Day 2004
9/24 - CCCCD Presents "Real Women Have Curves" As Part of Auteur Film Series 2004
9/24 - CCCCD Board of Trustees Agenda
9/10 - CCCCD Offers E-Media And Online Authoring Software Classes
9/10 - CCCCD Announces 2004 'Living Legends'
9/10 - CCCCD Hosts Transfer Fair
9/10 - CCCCD Hosts Dual Admission College Representatives
9/10 - CCCCD Offers Digital Video Courses
9/10 - Coordinating Board Designates Two CCCCD Programs as "Exemplary"
9/10 - CCCCD Continuing Education Classes Ready For Fall Refreshers
9/9 - CCCCD Welcomes Newest Members Of Student Leadership Academy
9/9 - CCCCD Launches Faculty, Staff Leadership Program
9/9 - CCCCD Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
9/1 - CCCCD Classes for Seniors Offer Variety of Topics

August 2004
8/27 - CCCCD Foundation, Inc., Welcomes New Board Members
8/27 - CCCCD Named Authorized Sun Education Center
8/27 - CCCCD Showcases Visual Arts Faculty Exhibition One: The Faculty
8/27 - CCCCD Announces New Dean of Fine Arts
8/23 - CCCCD Board Meeting Agenda for 8/24/04
8/13 - Register For Fall ESL Classes At CCCCD
8/13 - CCCCD Seeks Applicants For Fall 2004 Scholarships: PISD high school and CCCCD students sought for SMART scholarships
8/6 - CCCCD Graduates Receive Scholarships
8/6 - CCCCD Seeks Living Legends Nominations

Press Contacts

Marisela Cadena-Smith
Director,
Marketing & Communications
Phone | 972.758.3896

Lisa Vasquez, APR
Associate Vice President,
College & Public Relations
Phone | 972.758.3894

Fax | 972.985.3729

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3452 Spur 399
McKinney, Texas 75069

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