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Press Releases from May 2010

Local Humorist Leads Off Brown Bag Series
May 28, 2010 – Collin College's Seniors Active in Learning (SAIL) program Brown Bag Lunch Series will host a local storyteller for an afternoon treat. Dave Lieber will speak at 12:30 p.m., Thursday, June 10, at the Spring Creek Campus Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano....[MORE]

SAIL Sets Summer Long Slate Of Events
May 28, 2010 – Collin College's Seniors Active in Learning (SAIL) program will host its annual slate of events over the summer months. SAIL Summer Learning 2010 is free and open to the public. Most events are at the Courtyard Center located at 4800 Preston Park Blvd., in Plano. The book discussion group is located at the Preston Park Retirement Community at 5000 Old Shepard in Plano....[MORE]

Collin College Spring President's List Announced
May 28, 2010 – Collin College recently announced its President's List for the spring 2010 semester. To qualify for this particular distinction, each student must take a minimum of 12 credit hours of coursework and in that coursework, maintain a perfect 4.0 grade-point average....[MORE]

Collin College Spring Dean's List Announced
May 28, 2010 – Collin College named the following students to the Dean's List for the spring 2010 semester. Each achieved a grade-point average of between 3.5 and 3.99 while completing at least 12 credit hours....[MORE]

Collin College Changes Domain To "Collin.Edu"
May 21, 2010 – Collin College's web address has changed to This new web domain affects several systems. The college is now encouraging individuals to update Collin College book marks on computers and email addresses stored in address books....[MORE]

Collin College Board Agenda for May 25, 2010
May 20, 2010 – Notice is hereby given that the Collin County Community College District Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, May 25, 2010, at the Collin Higher Education Center, 3452 Spur 399, McKinney, Texas 75060, Board Room 139....[MORE]

Summer Registration Now Open
May 19, 2010 – Registration for Collin College's 2010 Summer semester is now open. Registration at Collin College can be done through CougarWeb....[MORE]

Applications Due For SMU Pre-Admission Program
May 17, 2010 – Current and future Collin College students have until Sunday, August 1 to apply for the Southern Methodist University (SMU) pre-admission program. The program allows students to attend Collin College and earn core credits. All the while, they can work with SMU advisors to ensure a seamless transfer of those credits to the university....[MORE]

Maymester / Summer Registration Open
May 10, 2010 – Registration for Collin College's 2010 Maymester / Summer semester is now open. Maymester registration is open through Monday, May 17. Maymester classes begin on Monday, May 17 and meet through Tuesday, June 1....[MORE]

Collin College Graduation Ceremony Set, To Be Streamed
May 6, 2010 – Collin College will host its commencement ceremony at 7 p.m., Friday, May 14, at the Allen Event Center, 200 E. Stacy Road in Allen. This year, the college is streaming the ceremony live online for those unable to attend. There will be a link to the free streaming feed on the college's homepage....[MORE]

Collin College Receives Grant For Solar Energy Training
May 3, 2010 – Collin College was one of 17 colleges in Texas that will receive a portion of $3.51 million in Job Building Fund grants from the Texas Comptroller's office.  Collin College is slated to receive $124,490 to purchase equipment to upgrade the Electronics Associate of Applied Science (AAS) program, the Digital Home Technology Integration (DHTI) SMART Home program and Green Technology AAS program to include photovoltaic solar energy training.....[MORE]

Press Contacts

Marisela Cadena-Smith
Marketing & Communications
Phone | 972.758.3896

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

Fax | 972.985.3729

Collin Higher Education Center
3452 Spur 399
McKinney, Texas 75069

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