Collin College Hosts National Poetry Month Events
March 31, 2017 – Collin College's fifth annual celebration of National Poetry Month will include both day and evening events. The college will host "Off the Page and On-Campus: A Celebration of National Poetry Month" at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18 and "An Evening with Marilyn Nelson" at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 27 at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center located at 9700 Wade Boulevard in Frisco....[MORE]

Former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison to Speak at Collin College
March 30, 2017 – Collin College will host "An Afternoon with former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison" at 1 p.m., Tuesday, April 11 at the Central Park Campus Conference Center. The symposium is free and open to the public....[MORE]

Collin College Honors Heroic Police Officer
March 29, 2017 – Officer Don Mewbourn of the Collin College Police Department received a commendation for exemplary service in the line of duty from the college's Board of Trustees at their March 28 meeting. Officer Mewbourn was recently dispatched to attend to a medical emergency, and his swift action and CPR skills may have saved a student's life....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts Holocaust Remembrance Exhibition
March 29, 2017 – Collin College’s Spring Creek Campus Library will host a pair of photo exhibitions from March 29-April 30 in honor of Holocaust remembrance. The exhibitions are a production of the Museums Division, Yad Vashem, the World Holocaust Remembrance Center....[MORE]

Collin College Unveils Inaugural Research Journal
March 23, 2017 – Collin College recently published the inaugural edition of Quest: An Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Research Journal. The mentor-reviewed journal showcases research in process, best practices and completed works from within the Collin College academic community. The online publication allows students the opportunity to publish their research....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts Immersive Deaf Experience
March 22, 2017 – Collin College will host "Deaf, Deaf World: A Simulation of Deaf Culture" from 2-5 p.m., a silent dinner from 6-7 p.m. and entertainment featuring "Wink" Smith Jr. from The "Wink" Show from 7-9:15 p.m. on Saturday, April 8 at the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy. in Plano....[MORE]

"The Zookeeper's Wife" Author to Visit Collin
March 20, 2017 – Author Diane Ackerman will visit Collin College campuses Tuesday-Thursday, April 4-6 for live discussions and signing events for her Book-in-Common selection, "The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story." The events are free and open to the public....[MORE]

Collin College Student Athletes Earn Post-Season Awards
March 19, 2017 – Several Collin College basketball players earned All-Region and All-Conference honors for the 2016-17 season. The men's and women's teams compete in the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC) in Region V of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)....[MORE]

ESL Excellence Luncheon Raises Funds, Awareness
March 19, 2017 – Celebrate student achievement with international flair at the annual ESL Excellence Scholarship Luncheon, noon-1:30 p.m., Thursday, March 23 at the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center....[MORE]

Collin College Offers Summer Camps for Middle and High School Students
March 16, 2017 – There is a little something for everyone this summer at Collin College. Middle and high school students interested in nursing, robotics, music, dance, SAT/ACT preparation and so much more have a lot of options on camps. Here are some of the camps offered by Collin College....[MORE]

The ARTS Gallery Hosts Paint Interactions
March 16, 2017 – Experience pairings of aesthetically and conceptually related artists in "Paint Interactions," from now through Wednesday, April 12 at Collin College's THE ARTS Gallery....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts Job Fair
March 15, 2017 – The annual Collin College Job Fair is scheduled from 1-4 p.m., Wednesday, March 29 in the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. The job fair is free and open to the public....[MORE]

Cougar Run Fundraiser will be a Glow Run
March 13, 2017 – Light up the night and a student’s future at the second annual Cougar Run 5K and Fun Run, starting at 7 p.m., Saturday, April 1 on Collin College’s Preston Ridge Campus, featuring Olympic Gold Medalist and Collin Alum Carly Patterson as honorary chair....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts Peacebuilding Expert
March 8, 2017 – Collin College will host Advancing Peacebuilding Through Global Education from 11-11:50 a.m., Wednesday, March 22 at the college's Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. In this session, participants will engage in experiences which promote global peacebuilding, awareness and skills enhancement....[MORE]

Collin College Faculty Council to Host Board of Trustees Candidate Forum
March 6, 2017 – The Collin College Faculty Council invites the public to a forum for the candidates in the May 6 Collin College Board of Trustees election. The forum will be at 2:30 p.m., Friday, March 17 in the Collin Higher Education Center Board Room....[MORE]

Collin College Unveils 2017 Literary Magazine
March 6, 2017 – Collin College will unveil Forces, the 2017 literary magazine at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, March 15 at the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, 2800 E. Spring Creek Pkwy. in Plano....[MORE]

Register Now for Collin College's Three-Week May and Summer Classes
March 6, 2017 – All three of the college’s main campuses will host the intensive Three-Week May classes from May 15-30. Students can also enroll in Five-Week June (June 5-July 7), 10-Week Summer (June 5-Aug. 10) and Five-Week July (July 10-Aug. 10) classes....[MORE]

Collin College Hosts In Their Shoes Workshop
March 6, 2017 – Free and open to the public, Collin College’s Dignity Initiative will host an interactive workshop on dating violence. The event will be facilitated by Counseling Services at the college....[MORE]

Passport to the World Journeys to Cuba
March 6, 2017 – Explore the “Pearl of the Caribbean” with Collin College professors Stephen Whitley and Frozina Goussak as they share their experiences and impressions of Cuba as part of the college’s Passport to the World series of lectures. The presentation, planned for 1-2:15 p.m., Tuesday, March 14 in the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, is free and open to the public....[MORE]

Local Information Security Systems Association Donates Funds for Collin College Scholarships
March 2, 2017 – The North Texas chapter of the Information Security Systems Association (NTXISSA) recently donated more than $7,000 to the Collin College Foundation....[MORE]

Collin College Film Series Screens Silver Linings Playbook
March 1, 2017 – Collin College's Auteur Film Series will feature a screening of the film "Silver Linings Playbook" at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 14 at Collin College's Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center, 9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco....[MORE]