To help celebrate the day that American citizens’ basic rights were established, Collin College invites the public to participate in its Constitution Day 2012 events on Monday, Sept. 17. All events are free and open to the public.

Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano

Faculty and students will celebrate Constitution Day from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Spring Creek Campus Atrium. Students from Collin College’s Theatre department will read the U.S. Constitution. A Constitution Game Show will also take place in the Atrium.

Preston Ridge Campus, 9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco

From 1-3 p.m., Health Care Symposium and Collin College Faculty Panel will be held in the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center.

Central Park Campus, 2200 W. University Drive in McKinney

From 1-2:15 p.m., the Central Park Campus will host a Constitution Day Celebration and Game Show.

About Constitution Day

Constitution Day at Collin College is sponsored by the Department of Political Science, in partnership with the Center for Scholarly and Civic Engagement, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Student Government Association and Student Life.

For more information about Collin College’s Constitution Day activities, please contact the Center for Scholarly and Civic Engagement at or call 972.881.5927.

Collin College serves about 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degree and certificate programs. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.


About the author: Marisela Cadena-Smith is director of marketing and communications for Collin College.