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GET IN THE SPIRIT

  Each year, the Collin College Engaged Employee SPIRIT Scholarship program raises money for student scholarship through employees purchasing various Collin College gear. “The program is a fun way to involve employees across the district in helping our students achieve their academic goals,” said Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Development Kim Davison.  “More than

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FELINE FILMS | SEPTEMBER 2014

Ah the school year has begun again!  Time for books and classes and studying and yes, even movies.  Seriously, I don’t know if I could make it through a full semester if I didn’t have movies to help give my mind a little mini-vacation from time to time.  A cougar can only stuff so much

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TRAVEL, NETWORKING AND NEW HOSPITALITY ORGANIZATIONS

For those in a hospitality career, attending the World Education Congress (WEC), the global conference for the Meeting Professionals International (MPI) association, is worth getting excited about. As one of the most respected planning and event associations, with 70 chapters worldwide, MPI provides innovative and relevant education, networking opportunities and business exchanges. To attend the

Collin College District President Cary Israel and Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer Ralph Hall congratulate budget analyst Ann Thompson on her full-time Recognition of Service and Excellence Award.

COLLIN COLLEGE HONORS ITS OWN

At All College Day in August, Collin College recognized the winners and finalists of the full- and part-time Recognition Of Service and Excellence (ROSE) awards. Cougar News is featuring the ROSE award finalists. Budget analyst Ann Thompson received the full-time ROSE Award and Central Park Campus Writing Center director Betty Correll received the part-time ROSE

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RESUMES: BASIC INGREDIENTS AND COMMON PITFALLS (PART TWO)

By Elaine Stewart, coordinator of job development Last month, Elaine Stewart, coordinator of job development, offered resume writing guidelines in part I of a two-part series focusing on tips and pitfalls when composing a resume. This month, Cougar News continues part II of Stewart’s series. Visit here for a part I refresher. Check your resume

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THE DIGNITY INITIATIVE WORKS TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

According to the World Health Organization, one in three women will experience physical or sexual violence in her lifetime. Envisioning a future where women are valued and treated with respect in cultures around the world, Collin College is launching The Dignity Initiative this September. The Dignity Initiative is a multi-year effort to educate the campus and

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