Collin College Student Wins Congressional Gold Medal
July 23, 2015 – Collin College student Fernando Osornio has received the Congressional Gold Medal from the U.S. House of Representatives. The award was presented to Osornio by U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson, representing Texas' 3rd District....[MORE]

College Screens 'Lord of the Rings' Movie As Part Of Leadership Discussion
July 14, 2015 – Collin College will screen "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" as a special summertime edition of its Leadership in the Movies series starting at 6 p.m., Thursday, July 23 at the college's Spring Creek Campus, Room L201. The screening is free and open to the public. Pizza and drinks will be provided.....[MORE]

Collin College Remembers Former Board Member Dr. David Hammel
July 7, 2015 – Collin College mourns the loss of Dr. David Hammel, who served both Collin College and the Collin College Foundation with distinction. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 12 at the Unity Church of Dallas, 6525 Forest Lane, with a reception to follow....[MORE]

THE ARTS gallery Hosts "Pathways" Exhibition
July 7, 2015 – The photography department at Collin College will present student work in the annual Photography Scholarship Exhibition entitled "Pathways." The exhibition runs from July 16 through August 19 at THE ARTS gallery and features the work of scholarship recipients Charlise Hill-Larson, Patricia Hoydic-Allen and Bradley Strickland. Other portfolio photography student work will be featured as well....[MORE]

Texas All-Star Jazz Camp Welcomes Saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa
July 7, 2015 – Award-winning composer/alto saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa will be the special guest at this year's Texas All-Star Jazz Camp. The camp, which features free nightly concerts, is from Sunday-Friday, July 19-24 at the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano....[MORE]

Collin College Fall Registration is Open Now
July 1, 2015 – Classes are filling quickly. Register now for Collin College's fall 2015 semester to be sure you get the classes you want. Classes start Monday, Aug. 24. Not sure what classes you want to take? Check out the e-schedule. It's a great way to figure out the classes you want to register for before logging into CougarWeb....[MORE]

Collin College Mourns Loss of Founding Trustee Tino Trujillo
June 25, 2015 – Today, Collin College announced the loss of a great leader as Tino Trujillo, a founding member of the college’s Board of Trustees, passed away this week while visiting family in Mexico. A memorial service is set for noon on Thursday, July 9 at the Spring Creek Campus Conference Center at 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. The flags on all campuses of Collin College will be lowered to half-staff in Trujillo’s honor, and a tree will be planted on campus....[MORE]

Info Session Details Collin College's New Management Certificate
June 25, 2015 – Interested in the new Competency-Based Business Management Certificate Program being offered at Collin College this fall? Learn more at an information session, Thursday, July 9. The new certificate program allows participants to earn credit for business skills they use every day. The program is perfect for people who would like to earn a business certificate in a job market where an advanced education is rewarded....[MORE]

Collin College Announces Fall 2015 Scholarship Recipients
June 17, 2015 – The Collin College Foundation has awarded scholarships to students for the fall 2015 semester. Award selection is based upon a combination of academic ability and financial need. Some scholarships have specific criteria, including those related to academic major, community service and leadership. Most scholarships award $1,250 for an academic year, but some offer higher amounts to students....[MORE]

Collin College Spring 2015 President's List Announced
June 9, 2015 – Collin College announced its President's List for the spring 2015 semester. To qualify for this particular distinction, each student must take a minimum of 12 credit hours of coursework and maintain a perfect 4.0 grade point average in that coursework....[MORE]

Collin College Spring 2015 Dean's List Announced
June 9, 2015 – Collin College named the following students to the Dean's List for the spring 2015 semester. Each achieved a grade point average of between 3.5 and 3.99 while completing at least 12 credit hours....[MORE]

Collin College Respiratory Care Program Wins Prestigious Award
June 9, 2015 – For the third year in a row, Collin College's Respiratory Care Program has been recognized with the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)....[MORE]

College Named to Presidential Community Service Honor Roll
June 9, 2015 – Collin College has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The honor roll recognizes institutions of higher education that support service learning and volunteerism programs and raise the visibility of campus community partnerships....[MORE]