College

Making the Grade

Richland Collegiate High School allows students to earn a high school and college degree simultaneously. Oh, and did we mention, it’s free. by Alicia Wanek What if your child could graduate from high school with a full two-year associate’s degree

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Collin College Opens New Health Sciences Center Honoring Dr. Cary Israel

Three decades of Collin College leadership were present at the ceremonial ribbon cutting for the Cary A. Israel Health Sciences Center, a new building on Collin College’s Central Park Campus in McKinney. The new facility provides state-of-the-art learning spaces for

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Back to School

It’s Never Too Late to Learn Something New by Alicia Wanek | Staff Writer If you could go back in time, what would you do differently?   Lots of things to be sure, but you don’t have to resign yourself

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At Richland College, “Community” is the Key Word

  by Alicia Wanek | Staff Writer We all want our kids to reach their potential and be successful and happy in whatever they do.  Sometimes, the best way for them to reach that goal is not to go directly

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Wide Open Spaces

Who doesn’t know what I’m talking about Who’s never left home, who’s never struck out To find a dream and a life of their own A place in the clouds, a foundation of stone She needs wide open spaces Room

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Life in An Empty Nest: Boohoo or Yahoo?

Changing diapers, play dates, carpools, homework, PTA meetings, cheering on the team, late nights, homecoming, cooking, coaching, grocery shopping, doctors’ appointments, college applications — all part of the transitions of life from the moment your kids are born to the

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College Rush Chic!

  by Amy Levenson Krumholz | GLF Fashion Editor Rush is an exciting time!! Each college has their own process but they are all a bit similar. Some colleges take a more “laid back casual” approach, while others are a lot

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Learning Curve Ahead

Helping Your College-Bound Teen Maintain Good Mental Health By Diana Weaver | Contributor Sending your teen off to college is an exciting and nerve-wracking time for parents. We equip our young people with new laptops, supplies for a comfortable dorm

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Turn Your Space Into Your Place

How to make your dorm room reflect your personal style on any budget Here are some easy-to-manage tips from moms and students for transforming your space into a place that you can really settle in to. Katherine’s Tips “To make

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