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Press Releases From May 2017
Press Releases - May 2017

Collin College Names Spring President's List
May 30, 2017 – Collin College announced its President's List for the spring 2017 semester. To qualify for this 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 Names Spring Dean's List
May 30, 2017 – Collin College named the following students to the Dean's List for the spring 2017 semester. Each achieved a grade point average of between 3.5 and 3.99 while completing at least 12 credit hours.... [MORE]

Collin College Board of Trustee Members Sworn In
May 24, 2017 – Four Collin College Trustees took their oaths of office in a short ceremony during the Board of Trustees' regular meeting, May 23.... [MORE]

Collin College Hires AECOM for Bond Program Management
May 18, 2017 – At a special meeting May 15, the Collin College Board of Trustees voted 8-0 to authorize District President Dr. Neil Matkin to execute a contract with AECOM Technical Services, Inc. for phase one of bond program management.... [MORE]

Collin College Student Claims Poteat Scholarship
May 12, 2017 – Mary Cronin of Dallas was recently awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the National Technical Honor Society. A Collin College student enrolled in the Health Information Management Program with a GPA of 4.0., Cronin was one of 225 outstanding NTHS members to receive a Jon H. Poteat Scholarship.... [MORE]

Collin College CE Helps Students Start Careers in Truck Driving
May 12, 2017 – Continuing Education students of Collin College's Professional Truck Driving training were recognized for the successful completion of all requisite coursework as they prepare to take the Texas state test for the Commercial Driver's License (CDL). These seven students will join one of the fastest growing and in-demand workforces in the country.... [MORE]

Collin College Hosts the Student Invitational Art Exhibition
May 9, 2017 – THE ARTS gallery will host the Student Invitational Art Exhibition, a group exhibition, from May 17 – June 8 at THE ARTS gallery, located at the Collin College Spring Creek Campus, room A175, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. The annual exhibition features recent artworks from all media by a select group of returning students nominated by members of THE ARTS faculty of Collin College.... [MORE]

Collin College Bond Passes
May 6, 2017 – Today voters approved Collin College’s $600 million bond proposal to facilitate a long-range plan to accommodate the projected population growth in Collin County over the next two decades.... [MORE]

Enrollment Surge Continues at Collin College
May 4, 2017 – Enrollment figures continue to set records at Collin College. This year, for the first time ever, the student headcount for a spring semester topped 27,000 – continuing a trend established last August when enrollment exceeded 29,000, a first for a fall semester....[MORE]

Collin Alum Matthew Johnson

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