FALL TERM EARLY REGISTRATION PAYMENT DEADLINE

Your course schedule and your money are both valuable to you. Protect them both. Secure your fall term enrollment by paying before the Fall Early Registration payment deadline of 8 p.m., Wednesday, July 29. Accounts with balances not funded on or before July 29 are subject to courses being dropped for non-payment. After the early

FELINE FILMS | JULY 2015

Folks, I’m just a simple cougar.  I’m not here to try to impress you with fancy cinematic talk of mise-en-scène or leitmotifs.  No, what I want is to give you something that can take your mind off of that paper you should have started already and that is due in the next nine hours.  I

Cajun Tailgators food truck

FOOD TRUCKS FILL NEED, HUNGRY BELLIES

Wes Smith enjoys a taste of south Louisiana from the Cajun Tailgators truck. Food Truck Fridays have been offering Spring Creek Campus students and staff a few new food options this summer. Preston Ridge Campus recently decided to get in on the act with food trucks on Wednesdays. Gustatory adventurers have already had the chance

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CLASS USES COMIC BOOKS TO DRAW OUT BETTER STUDENT WRITING

Pulitzer Prize-winning Author Art Spiegelman once said “Comics are a gateway drug to literacy.” While there is no doubt Collin College’s honors students can read, one professor hopes that drawing on the comic book world will help them become better writers as well. J.D. Isip, professor of English and director of the Spring Creek Campus

PHOTOGRAPHY SHOW BRINGS PEOPLE OUT OF SHADOWS

Collin College Photography Professor Lupita Murillo Tinnen’s latest gallery show, “Immigrant Laborers,” will hang in The University of Texas at Dallas Visual Art Building from now through Friday, July 24. The pieces take documentary portrait photography, then layer in text and other images to create something unique. Cougar News spoke to Murillo Tinnen about the

BUSINESS LEADERS CONSULTED ABOUT NEW MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE

How do you build a college course that is designed to take work experience into account? You go to the people for whom work experience matters most – the people who hire. The Competency-Based Education (CBE) Business Management Certificate planning committee met with local business leaders in April to discuss the new web-based certificate curriculum

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