IRVING, Texas. August 8, 2007 — North Lake
College holds its Groundbreaking Ceremony for the
North Lake College North Campus on Thursday, August
16, 10:00 a.m. at the site. The new campus location
is at the southeast corner of State Highway 121
and Sandy Lake Road in Coppell, Texas. The building
will include over 32,000 square feet of instructional
spaces and student support services.
Dallas County Community College Chancellor, Dr.
Wright Lassiter, will open the ceremony. North
Lake President Herlinda Glasscock will speak as
well as Coppell Mayor Doug Stover and David Geeslin,
Board Chairman of the Coppell Chamber of Commerce.
The North Lake North campus will provide an accessible
and affordable alternative for the pursuit of higher
education in the high growth area of Northwest
Dallas County. The instructional spaces include
a state-of-the-art science classroom/lab and computer
labs. The campus will deliver a wide array of freshman
and sophomore academic transfer courses, developmental
courses, and workforce and continuing education
classes for professional development and personal
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, sex or sexual orientation.