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Collin College students participate in the Texas Sputum Bowl.

COLLIN TEAMS ARE SPITTING DISTANCE FROM NATIONAL SPUTUM BOWL

COLLIN TEAMS ARE SPITTING DISTANCE FROM NATIONAL SPUTUM BOWL

Two student teams from Collin College’s Respiratory Care program will compete for national honors in the Sputum Bowl after taking first and second place in the state-level medical knowledge competition. Collin’s teams beat out 11 others from around the state during the Texas Society for Respiratory Care Convention in Waco in July. The Sputum Bowl

STUDENTS GET TASTE OF MENU PLANNING IN UNIQUE FUNDRAISER

Three Collin College students recently worked with Del Frisco’s Grille Plano to create unique tasting menus benefiting the college’s Institute of Hospitality and Culinary Education (IHCE).  The menus were offered for dinner service Sunday-Tuesday for the first three weeks of July* in celebration of Culinary Arts Month, raising $355 for IHCE scholarships. The menus were

NCAS Week 1 Group Photo. Photographer: Allison Bills

COLLIN STUDENTS EXPLORE NEW CAREER POSSIBILITIES WITH NASA PROGRAM

Lucia Cisneros (back row, red shirt, third from right) and Kyla Reedy (front row, blue shirt third from left) took part in a community college program organized by NASA. Parker Brooks (pictured below) attended the same program the following week. Photographer: Allison Bills Space may be the final frontier, but three Collin College students recently

Collin Cougar Tennis 2017

TENNIS TEAMS PERFORM AT NATIONALS

(Above) Collin’s Cougars faced off against national competition at women’s and men’s NJCAA tournaments in May.  For more photos, click here. The Collin College men’s tennis team finished eighth and the women’s team finished 12th in their national championship appearances in May. Coach Marty Berryman said he was pleased with both teams’ performances. “Overall, it

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