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Collin College Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

September 23, 2014 – Collin College invites students and the Collin County community to participate and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month events during the month of October. All events are free and open to the public.

Events include:

Hispanic Heritage Month celebration
Readings, music and refreshments
1 – 2:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 7
Spring Creek Campus Atrium (2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano)

Salsa/Merengue dancing lessons and competition
Noon – 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 8
Spring Creek Campus Atrium (2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano)

Poster displays across campuses
Commemorating influential Hispanic figures
Monday, Oct. 6 – Friday, Oct. 10.

Hispanic Heritage Month at Collin College is sponsored by the Communications and Humanities Division. For more information, please contact Dulce de Castro at or Frozina Goussak at

Collin College serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.