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Cultivating Scholars Event Hosts Research

April 15, 2015 – Collin College's fifth annual Cultivating Scholars event welcomes a special speaker and multitudes of student research across different disciplines from 5 – 7 p.m. on Friday, May 1 at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center.

The event features the work and research of Collin College students from a number of disciplines ranging from biology to psychology to history and the humanities.

Cultivating Scholars also will feature Rhett Butler who will speak about his work as a cancer advocate and his decision to go back to medical school.

For more information, contact Cultivating Scholars co-chairs Carrie Bottoms, Amy Helms or Tracy Meyer at, or

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.