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Press Releases from June 2011

Brown-Bag Lunch At Collin College's Spring Creek Campus Features Rose-Mary Rumbley
June 23, 2011 - Collin College's Seniors Active in Learning (SAIL) program invites the public to its free Brown Bag Lunch, featuring Dr. Rose-Mary Rumbley, starting at noon on Thursday, July 7 at the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway, in Plano....[MORE]

Collin College's SAIL Program Schedules July Events At Courtyard Campus Center
June 21, 2011 - Thought-provoking discussions, storytelling, games, movies and more. Participants in this year's Collin College Seniors Active in Learning summer program will have plenty of activities to choose from during July. The following activities - sponsored by Collin College's Continuing Education - are free and meet at Collin College's Courtyard Center for Professional and Economic Development, 4800 Preston Park Blvd. in Plano, unless otherwise noted....[MORE]

Collin College Board Meeting Agenda for June 23, 2011
June 16, 2011 - Notice is hereby given that the Collin County Community College District Board of Trustees will hold its regularly scheduled meeting Thursday, June 23, 2011, at the Collin Higher Education Center, 3452 Spur 399, McKinney, TX 75069....[MORE]

Registration Open For Fourth Annual Summer Dance Festival
June 15, 2011 - The registration deadline for the fourth annual Collin Summer Dance Festival is fast approaching and limited spots for aspiring dancers are still available. Individuals from the age of 14 through adults, who are beginning or experienced dancers, will have the opportunity to work with award-winning faculty at Collin College in a variety of technique and body work classes....[MORE]

New Student Orientations Begins In July
June 15, 2011 - Registration for Collin College's New Student Orientations is open. These free sessions provide an overview of all available resources, services and opportunities at Collin College. All students are encouraged to attend an orientation. Sessions will be at all three campuses and appeal to new student, parents, veterans, and non-traditional students....[MORE]

A Turn Of The Shrew: Collin College Stages 10th Annual Summer Shakespeare Production
June 14, 2011 - Collin College will present the 10th annual Summer Shakespeare production with a 1950s version of The Taming of the Shrew, Tuesday, June 28-Sunday, July 3, at the John Anthony Theatre. The Taming of the Shrew will be directed by Joanne Zipay, founder and artistic director of the Judith Shakespeare Company in New York City. She will also serve as a visiting professor at Collin College during the summer course Shakespeare on Stage....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts Texas All-Star Jazz Camp July 17-22
June 10, 2011 - Enrollment is still open for the 17th 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. This year's special guest artist is the critically-acclaimed trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis. The camp is from Sunday-Friday, July 17-22 at the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano....[MORE]

Collin College LULAC Sweeps State
June 10, 2011 - Collin College's chapter of the League for United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) swept the 2011 State Convention awards June 2-5. The Collin College chapter received the Council of the Year award. In addition, Cristina Garcia was named Young Woman of the Year, Francisco Luevano was named Young Adult Man of the Year and Lupita Tinnen was named Advisor of the Year....[MORE]

Collin College, TWU Agree On 'Reverse Transfer' Program
June 3, 2011 - Collin College and Texas Women's University (TWU) are teaming up to increase degrees awarded in North Texas. On May 25, the two institutions formed a new partnership in the form of a Reverse Transfer Program. The program provides students who transferred from Collin College to TWU before completing their associate degree an opportunity to earn the degree. While a student at TWU, university credits can be transferred back to Collin College....[MORE]

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

Collin Higher Education Center
3452 Spur 399
McKinney, Texas 75069

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