IRVING, Texas. April 25, 2002 - On Thursday, May
9th at 7:00 p.m., North Lake College holds its annual
graduation ceremony. This year, graduating students
and their guests are asked to bring a non-perishable
food item or children's book.
The North Lake honor society is participating in
Project Graduation: Feed a Body, Feed a Mind. Project
Graduation is an initiative sponsored by the national
Phi Theta Kappa organization to help alleviate hunger
and illiteracy in our community. Students are also
collecting donations at the Student Programs & Resources
office (SPAR - Room A-223) at the college. After the
graduation ceremony, the donated books and canned
goods will be given to several non-profit organizations
through out the Irving Community.
"Such a simple gesture of bringing a canned good
or book to our commencement ceremony will help improve
the quality of life in our community," said Dr. Linda
Coronado, North Lake College President. "We are excited
to have this opportunity."
All of the events at North Lake College are open
to the public at no charge. For more information,
log onto the web site, www.northlakecollege.edu.
North Lake College is a member of the Dallas County
Community College District. Educational opportunities
are offered by the Dallas County Community College
District without regard to race, color, age, national
origin, religion, gender or disability.