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Destination College Hosts "The Parent Workshop"

January 15, 2015 – The Destination College department will offer a special parent-specific workshop on preparing students for college from 6 – 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 29 at the Spring Creek Living Legends Conference Center located at 2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy in Plano.

This popular workshop will provide parents with the essentials of planning and preparing for students' college experiences. Speakers will address practical parenting concerns, strategies for a successful college admissions process, and financial aid resources and terminology.

Dinner will be provided starting at 6 p.m. The program will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. Please note that this workshop is for parents only.

While there is no fee to attend, registration is required. To register, visit www.collin.edu/destinationcollege. The RSVP deadline for this workshop is Jan. 22, unless capacity is reached prior to that time. For questions, call 972.377.1772.

Destination College is a Collin College initiative that helps high school students and their parents to get ready for college, no matter which institution they choose.

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 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.

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