VETERAN NURSING PROGRAM

Student veterans who have received a medic certification or its equivalent can get on the fast track to an associate degree in nursing through Collin College. Now, students can use the credits they earned in the military and can receive an associate degree in nursing in as little as three semesters. “Collin College is so … Continue reading

ALL IN THE FAMILY

Going to school with your parents might seem far-fetched, but it’s reality for two Collin College students. Yoli Palfreyman and her daughter Teresa Flores are both in the nursing program at Collin. Palfreyman, who lives in McKinney and began at Collin in January of 2013, says choosing Collin was easy. “I had heard that Collin … Continue reading

UNTOLD STORIES: “BINDING WOUNDS, PUSHING BOUNDARIES”

Years before African-American rights were assured by law, countless individuals sacrificed for their country, taking on roles in the Civil War that were essential to caring for and preserving life. Many of these stories are never told. The goal of the National Library of Medicine exhibit, “Binding Wounds, Pushing Boundaries: African Americans in Civil War … Continue reading