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Press Releases from December 2010

Collin College Set To Showcase Renovated Courtyard Center
December 20, 2010 – Collin College's Courtyard Center, 4800 Preston Park Blvd., in Plano has a new look that the public is invited to experience in a Showcase from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan.8. The Showcase will highlight the renovated campus and provide information on upcoming Continuing Education and Workforce Development courses....[MORE]

Collin College Board Agenda for December 16, 2010
December 14, 2010 – Notice is hereby given that the Collin County Community College District Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled meeting on Thursday, December 16, 2010, at the Collin Higher Education Center, 3452 Spur 399, McKinney, TX 75069....[MORE]

Collin College Student Garners Opera Award
December 9, 2010 – Collin College music student Jake Nelson (Plano) sang his heart out recently during the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) Texoma operatic competition. Nelson took second place in the undergraduate men's division 10 (senior men). The only community college student in his division, Nelson competed against students from universities and colleges in Texas, New Mexico and Oklahoma.....[MORE]

Fill Up Holidays With CE Courses
December 7, 2010 – Do not let the holiday season go by without giving a gift to your resume and future. Collin College's Continuing Education has slated several upcoming guaranteed courses for individuals seeking to boost their marketable skills. All classes will be held at the Courtyard Center, 4800 Preston Park Blvd. in Plano.....[MORE]

Upcoming Courses Include Computer Skills, Public Speaking
December 6, 2010 – From computer skills to public speaking, Collin College's Continuing Education has a series of guaranteed classes coming up. Update your skill set and resume today. All classes will be held at the Courtyard Center 4800 Preston Park Blvd. in Plano....[MORE]

Collin College Offers Truck Driving Courses In December
December 2, 2010 – Through a partnership with Career Trucking School, Inc., Collin College now offers Professional Truck Driving I and II courses in Farmersville. New classes begin on Monday, Dec. 6 and Monday, Dec. 20. In January, new classes begin on Thursday, Jan.6, Monday. 17 and Monday, Jan. 31....[MORE]

Fine Arts Department To Recreate 'Living Art' On Friday, Dec. 3
December 2, 2010 – Collin College's Fine Arts department invites the public to participate in Living Art recreations from 1-2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 3 at the Central Park Campus, 2200 W. University Drive, in McKinney. Presented by the Central Park Campus Art Appreciation classes, students will be posing off and on for an hour as famous works by famous artists. Works featured will include Rembrandt and Frida Kahlo among others....[MORE]

Destination College Workshop Offers SAT, ACT Tests Tips
December 2, 2010 – Collin College's Destination College program invites students to learn all they need to know about the SAT and ACT at its free Princeton Review: Testing Strategies workshop from 10 a.m.-noon on Saturday, Dec. 4 at the Living Legends Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. In this informal session, a Princeton Review instructor will lead students through a few technique to help them on these high stakes admissions tests....[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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