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Hispanic Heritage Celebrated for Two Months at Collin College

Sept. 16, 2016 – This year Collin College is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with events in September and October. Free and open to the public, all events will take place at the college’s Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy in Plano.


September Events:
Hispanic Heritage Poster Exhibit

Monday, Sept. 19-Tuesday, Sept. 20
Spring Creek Campus atrium, D corner

Domino Contest
11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 20
Spring Creek Campus atrium

Spanish Short Stories/Poems & Performance by Enric Madriguera 
10-11:30 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 27
Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, section AB

Play Reading by Cara Mia “Miss Quince”
1- 2:15 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 29 
Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, section AB


October Events:
Short Film/Film Screening

1-2:15 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 5 
Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, section AB

Hispanic Heritage Month Fiesta with music and dancing 
11 a.m.-1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13
Closing performance by Carmen Lamarque 
Noon-1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 13
Spring Creek Campus atrium


Hispanic Heritage Month at Collin College is sponsored by the Communications and Humanities Division. For more information, please contact Dulce DeCastro at .

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,300 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman’s University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.