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Collin College Celebrates National Poetry Month

April 8, 2015 – Collin College will host "Off the Page and On-Campus: A Celebration of National Poetry Month" from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22 at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center located at 9700 Wade Boulevard in Frisco.

The event will feature interactive activities and a poetry reading from R. Scott Yarbrough, Collin College English professor and author of A Sort of Adam Infant Dropped: True Myths. Students will also read their favorite poems by canonical poets.

This event is free and refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Dr. Diana Gingo at

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.