Collin College Logo
Collin College Hosts Hispanic Heritage Month Activities

Collin College Hosts Hispanic Heritage Month Activities

September 1, 2007 -- Collin College will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with activities for the community from Sept. 15-Oct. 15. All events are free and open to the public.

Art Exhibition

Collin College's League of United Latin American Citizens will present an art exhibition from Sept. 15-Oct. 15 at the Learning Resources Center at the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano.

For more information, please contact Lupita Tinnen at jkurtz@collin.edu or Frozina Goussak at fgoussak@collin.edu.

Poetry Reading and Music Concert

Conjunto Kimbombo, a Cuban musical ensemble, and Cecilia Rodriguez Milanés, a Cuban-American poet, will present music and poetry at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, in the Spring Creek Campus conference center. The Spring Creek Campus is located at 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano.

For more information, please contact Dr. Lisa-Roy Davis at lrdavis@collin.edu.

Poetry Master Class

A poetry master class with Cecilia Rodriguez Milanés and Kevin Meehan will take place at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Spring Creek Campus conference center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano.

For more information, please contact Dr. Lisa-Roy Davis at lrdavis@collin.edu.

Hispanic Heritage Reading

The annual Hispanic Heritage Reading will take place from 3-5 p.m. on Oct. 11 in the Spring Creek Campus conference center at 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. Poems and short stories will be read in Spanish and English. English translations of the Spanish readings will be provided. The event will include refreshments and live music.

For more information, please contact Dulce de Castro at ddecastro@collin.edu or Linda Sears at lsears@collin.edu.

Collin College serves more than 46,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.