Calendar & Events
|8/20||Dallas Baptist Univeristy - Collin College visit at Plano Campus (8/20/2019)|
|8/22||Dallas Baptist Univeristy - Collin College visit at Frisco campus (8/22/2019)|
|8/24||SES, BO, FA on All Campuses are Open 9am - 12pm (8/24/2019)|
|8/24||Weekend Welcome (8/24/2019)|
|8/26||Fall Classes Begin (8/26/2019)|
|8/26||Texas A&M University Commerce - Collin College visit at Frisco Campus (8/26/2019)|
Collin College’s BILT Model Receives National Innovative Program Award
Dr. Ann Beheler, executive director of emerging technology grants at Collin College, was part of a team awarded the 2019 Innovative Program Award by the High Impact Technology Exchange Conference (HI-TEC), an annual conference of advanced technological education. HI-TEC is produced by the National Science Foundation Advanced Technological Education community.
Collin College Psi Beta Chapter Recognized Nationally
Collin College’s chapter of Psi Beta, the community college national honor society in psychology, was recently recognized by the organization’s executive director for its accomplishments in 2018-19. In a release to the college, Psi Beta Executive Director Valerie Senatore noted that Collin College’s chapter won a “Building Bonds” award for a collaborative project with the University of Central Arkansas’s Psi Chi chapter in addition to a Chapter Excellence Award.
Police Officer’s Daughter Made Honorary Collin College Cop
There was a special guest during the May swearing-in ceremony of the newest Collin College police officers – 5-year-old Elizabeth Estes. Elizabeth, the daughter of Officer Joshua Estes, was sworn in with her father and the rest of the new officers.
Makerspace, Art, Bio Professors Give Each Other A Hand
Associate Professor Dr. Marli White teaches human anatomy and physiology at Collin College. In 2017, she decided to figure out a way to give her students more hands-on experience. She decided to seek the help of Collin Associate Professor Val Curry, who teaches art appreciation and helps run the makerspaces at the McKinney Campus.