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Press Releases From July 2010

New District Senior VP To Join Collin College
July 27, 2010 – Following a nationwide search, Collin College announced this week that Dr. Colleen Altaffer Smith has been selected as the district senior vice president of academic affairs and student development. The position, which is new to the North Texas community college, is a result of record-setting growth. Dr. Smith is a seasoned higher education professional with nearly 30 years in teaching and administration....[MORE]

Collin College LULAC Grabs Three Awards At National Convention
July 27, 2010 – Collin College's chapter of the League for United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) scored a trio of awards in front of a national audience. Jesus Valdivia, chapter president, was named the LULAC Young Adult National Man of the Year and Lupita Tinnen, professor of photography, was named the Young Adult National Advisor of the Year at the national convention July 12-17 in Albuquerque. Collin College also won for Best Young Adult Scrapbook....[MORE]

Collin College Board Of Trustees Meeting Agenda
July 23, 2010 – Notice is hereby given that the Collin County Community College District Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled meeting Tuesday, July 27, 2010, at the Collin Higher Education Center, 3452 Spur 399, McKinney, TX 75069....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts Texas All Star Jazz Camp July 18 - 23
July 8, 2010 – The Music Department at Collin College presents the 16th annual Texas All Star Jazz Camp for students interested in performing with and learning from some of the best jazz musicians from across the country. The camp will be held from July 18 - 23 at the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano....[MORE]

New Student Orientations Scheduled At Collin College
July 1, 2010 – All Collin College first-time students – whether you are beginning your academic endeavors or returning to re-career – are encouraged to attend New Student Orientation. New Student Orientation, which is designed for students who have graduated from high school within the past three years, is a one-day program with a purpose to provide a comprehensive overview of the resources and opportunities available at Collin College....[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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