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Press Releases from the 2005-2006 Academic Year
July 2006
7/27 - Learning Communities Commercial
7/25 - Board Meeting Agenda
7/12 - Collin Starts Strategic Language Institute
7/11 - Collin Student Excels in Math Competition
7/11 - College 12th Annual Jazz Camp Hosts Renowned Jazz Artists
7/08 - Collin Hosted Emergency Preparation and Fire Drills in McKinney
7/07 - Collin LULAC Sweeps Nationals
7/03 - Find The Secrets To Workplace Success at Collin Workshops
7/01 - Cougar News July 2006

June 2006
6/28 - College Seeking Nominations for "Living Legends" Status
6/27 - Board Meeting Agenda
6/26 - Teacher Certification Program Reaccredited
6/23 - New Gallery Show Features Student Photography
6/22 - Collin Chemistry Students Attend Summer Research Program
6/19 - Student Leadership Academy Seeks Students for Fall 2006
6/19 - Spring 2006 President's List Announced
6/16 - Collin Offers New Marketable Skills Achievement Award in Sports Management
6/16 - Spring 2006 Dean's List Announced
6/12 - Tech Interns Take Over “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
6/7 - Collin Offers New Field of Study in Mexican Cultures
6/1 - New Faces at the Head of Collin Board of Trustees
6/1 - Cougar News June 2006

May 2006
5/30 - Successful Tennis Season Culminates In Award for Coach
5/30 - Quad C Theatre Announces 2006-2007 Season
5/30 - TWU Schedules June Visits to Collin
5/26 - Photo Gallery of President’s Circle 2006
5/22 - Shakespeare Alive and Well in Plano
5/25 - Collin Offers Workplace Spanish Courses
5/25 - Collin Honors Its Donors at President's Circle Event
5/23 - Board Meeting Agenda
5/22 - Winners Announced for the 14th Annual Quad C Theatre Awards Ceremony
5/18 - Continuing Education Captures Two More TACE Awards
5/18 - Collin and Texas Tech Sign Agreement Allowing Consecutive Admission to Both Institutions
5/15 - Summer Institute Gives High Schoolers a Glimpse Into College
5/10 - Collin Celebrates Its Emerging Scholars
5/10 - Auteur Film Series Ends With 'Big Night'
5/4 - Viewpoints 2005 Winner Featured During June Show
5/4 - Collin and A Bunch of Short Guys Host "Industry Giants 2006"
5/1 - e-Cougar News
5/1 - Collin Viewpoints Winners Announced

April 2006
4/27 - Collin LULAC Chapter Sweeps Awards
4/26 - Collin Notice of Election 2006
4/25 - Board Meeting Agenda
4/21 - Study on 'Plain Folk' Wraps Up Presentation Series
4/17 - Quad C Theatre to Present The Mistress of the Inn
4/14 - Presentation Puts Spotlight on Early Christianity
4/13 - Public Welcome to 'Babette's Feast' at Auteur Film Series
4/7 - Candlelight Vigil Sheds Light on Sexual Assault Awareness
4/7 - Collin Starts Lions Club, Ignites Service Projects
4/7 - Collin Schedules "Cultivating Scholars" Research Program
4/6 - Summer, Maymester Registration Starts April 25
4/5 - College Hosts Earth/International Day Event
4/3 - Collin Co-Hosts Cotton and Rural History Conference
4/1 - e-Cougar News

March 2006
3/31 - Collin Hosts Trustee Candidate Forum
3/31 - Collin Theatre Receives Awards
3/31 - Collin Announces History Day Winners
3/28 - Collin Students Named To All-Texas Academic Team
3/28 - Collin Students Artwork on Display at Gallery
3/28 - Board Meeting Agenda
3/24 - Poet, UTD professor to host reading at Collin
3/20 - Collin Celebrates International Students
3/16 - Career Week 2006 Provides Roadmap for the Workplace
3/14 - Collin Receives Grant to Train Local Workers
3/8 - Auteur Film Series Showcases "Eat, Drink, Man, Woman"
3/7 - Collin Gets a Lesson in Science, CSI
3/7 - Collin's Plain and Fancy Ball Raises More Than $200,000
3/3 - Collin Presentation Delves Into Race, American Literature
3/1 - e-Cougar News

February 2006
2/28 - Collin Announces Spring Class Of Collin-SMU Pre-Admission Students
2/28 - Collin and UTD Announce New Transfer Scholarship Program
2/27 - College Continues Study Grant Presentation Series
2/27 - Collin Student Development Centers Hosts Permanent Student Photo Exhibit
2/23 - Board Meeting Agenda
2/17 - College Schedules Study Grant Presentation Series
2/16 - Jazz Festival Features Renowned Trumpeter
2/13 - Collin Gallery Showcases 'Complementarity: seeing with another eye'
2/10 - 'Soul Food' Screened During African American History Month
2/10 - Dating Expert Schedules Two Programs at Collin
2/10 - Plain and Fancy Ball Embraces Texan Roots for Scholarships
2/10 - 'Chocolat' is the Newest Installment in Film Series
2/7 - Collin Presents "Ubuntu in Motion"
2/6 - Collin Dance Ensemble is Reborn, Presents Spring Dance Concert
2/6 - Future of qualified workers gets boost from Collin
2/1 - Collin Receives $564,254 Grant from Texas Workforce Commission
2/1 - Collin hosts master Dance class with pilobolus too
2/1 - e-Cougar News

January 2006
1/26 - Workshop Answers Parents’ Questions about College
1/24 - Gift Allows Collin to Create $400,000 Endowed Chair
1/23 - Collin Opens Its Doors To Potential Students
1/23 - Collin Slates Early-Bird Maymester, Summer Registration During Spring Break in March
1/20 - Board Meeting Agenda
1/20 - e-Connection Community Newsletter, Winter 2006
1/20 - Collin Hosts Annual Transfer Express
1/18 - Eminent Photographer Visits Collin, UTA
1/12 - Collin Lab School Accredited by NAEYC
1/12 - Collin Welcomes Author For Lecture on Overeating
1/9 - Economic Summit 2006 Scheduled Feb. 1
1/6 - Collin Continuing Education Offers Training Series
1/6 - Gallery Hosts Published Photo Exhibit
1/2 - Collin Honors Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Vision
1/1 - Cougar News

December 2005
December 21 - Plano College Student Named to All-State Band
December 21 - Collin Hosts Biennial County Economic Summit
December 20 - Jazz Bassist Named To All-State Band
December 20 - Board Meeting Agenda
December 16 - Jazz Guitarist Named To All-State Band
December 16 - McKinney Resident Earns Paralegal Scholarship
December 16 - Collin Receives $211,715 Workforce Grant and Award
December 13 - Collin Hosts Biennial County Economic Summit
December 2 - Thermal Imaging Camera Takes the Guessing Out of Firefighting

November 2005
November 30 - Collin Vegetarian Chili Wins Third Straight Contest
November 30 - Collin Fall Jazz Concert Slated for Dec. 10
November 23 - Collin Holiday Gift, Craft Fair Scheduled
November 18 - Guitarists String Together Two Performances
November 18 - Student Leadership Academy Opens New Class
November 18 - Professional Development Assistant Director Completes Inaugural Certification Program
November 18 - Board Meeting Agenda for 11/22
November 17 - Information Sessions Spotlight Engineering, Emerging Technologies
November 15 - Spring Into Action – Register For Collin Classes
November 15 - College Honors 2005 'Living Legends'
November 4 - Save the Date: Plain and Fancy Ball Dusts Off Boots for Scholarships
November 4 - PHI THETA KAPPA Inducts New Members
November 2 - College Workshop Looks Into Family Ties, Health Dangers

October 2005
October 28 - Collin Honors 2005 ‘Living Legends’
October 28 - Collin To Host Scientific Presentation
October 28 - Dance Fusion Scheduled Nov. 11-12
October 27 - SMU Dual Admission Applications Available
October 26 - Unique Coalition In Collin County Celebrates First-Year Milestones 26 de Octubre, 2004 - Presentamos El Nuevo Sitio De Collin En Español
October 26 - Collin’s New Spanish Website Introduced
October 25 - ‘What’s Cooking?’ Screened In Auteur Film Series
October 25 - College Highlights Convergence Technology at Latte Night
October 25 - Collin Offers Engineering and Emerging Technologies Info Sessions
October 24 - New Photography Show Exhibits Student’s Work at Collin
October 21 - New Collin Lecture Series Takes On Stem Cell Research Nov. 16
October 21 - Collin Hosts Renowned Vocalist For Jazz Concert
October 21 - Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda for 10/25
October 12 - Auteur Film Series Explores Politics, Murder, Food
October 7 - CASMNS Schedules Two Faculty Lectures
October 5 - Collin Offers Convergence Technology Information, Free Pizza in October
October 4 - Consumer Health Information Center Wins Award
October 1 - Cougar News

September 2005
September 30 - Fall 2005 Connections Community Newsletter
September 27 - Health Information Center Sets Free Workshops In October
September 26 - Medical, Technology Fields Meet In Collin’s New Degree
September 23 - Collin Continuing Education Wins Awards
September 23 - Collin Opens Its Doors During Academic Showcase
September 23 - Collin Announces 2005-06 Class of Smart Scholarship Recipients
September 23 - Collin Offers New Certificate in Interior And Architectural Design
September 23 - Collin Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda for 9/27
September 22 - Collin’s Upcoming Visitor Is Poetry In Motion
September 22 - Collin Offers Engineering And Emerging Technologies Info Sessions
September 20 - Collin Hosts Transfer Fair
September 19 - Collin Announces Second Ace Class
September 16 - Newest Student Leadership Academy Announced
September 16 - Collin Announces 2005 'Living Legends'
September 16 - Collin Offers Information on Convergence Technology, Free Pizza
September 16 - Collin’s CASMNS Program Kicks off Fall Speaker Series
September 14 - College Gallery Welcomes Collection from Renowned Artist
September 9 - Author, Ethicist to Visit Collin this Month
September 7 - Collin Commemorates Constitution Day
September 2 - Gallery Schedules Photography Exhibit
September 2 - College Reaches Out to Hurricane Victims
September 1 - Auteur Film Series Heats Up 2005-06 Season with Two September Movies
September 1 - Health Information Center Schedules Fall Workshops

August 2005
August 30 - Collin Board Meeting Agenda for 8/30
August 29 - Dental Hygiene Care Available at Collin
August 29 - Students: Get Your New Cougar Mail User Name
August 26 - Collin Sounds Last Call for Living Legend Nominations
August 25 - Women In Motion Schedules Women’s Business Conference
August 23 - Collin Offers Grant for First-Time College Students
August 19 - Collin Unveils New Project Management Certificate
August 19 - Unique Classes Designed for Seniors at Collin
August 19 - College Unveils Two New Business Certificates This Fall
August 19 - Collin Board Meeting Agenda for 8/23
August 11 - Collin Announces New Dean
August 8 - Last Chance to Register for Fall Classes at Collin
August 8 - Cougar News
August 3 - New Mediation Certificate Available at Collin

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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