College Zone


Welcome to College Zone

College Zone is a production put on by Dallas ISD students and sponsored by the SMU Division of Journalism and by SMU’s Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development. The students interviewed different people about getting into and paying for college, scholarships, and college life.


Financial Aid & Scholarship Links

Click here for links related to financial aid and college admissions.


Click on an image or name below to see the video interviews from College Zone 2010. The interviews were all produced by students from Skyline High School, North Garland High and South Garland High School.

Gloria Salinas

– A Rising Star recipient and SMU Journalism student

Raul Magdaleno

– Associate Director of Diversity and Community Outreach at SMU Meadows School of the Arts

Jose Ramos

– SMU Ph.D Student

Mai Lyn Ngo

– SMU Journalism Senior

Marisol Sena

– Advisor for Rising Star

Eric Burgos

– SMU Engineering Master’s Degree Student

Daniela Balderas

– SMU Business/Marketing Student

Leticia Tudon

- SMU Engineering Student

Yolette Garcia

– Assistant Dean, Annette Caldwell Simmons School of Education and Human Development

Julene Fleurmond

– SMU Journalism Alumna & Public Health Master’s Degree Student


Click here to see videos from College Zone 2008.