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Passport to the World: "Meeting of the Frontiers - Native Peoples of the North Pacific Rim"

February 4, 2015 – Collin College invites the public to attend the a Passport to the World series discussion from noon – 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 18 in the Living Legends Conference Center Section AB at the Spring Creek Campus, 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway, Plano.

Collin College economics professor Tom Hudgins and former professor Sharon Hudgins will expound upon their travels around the north Pacific coast, from California to Alaska to the Russian Far East. They will speak about the different groups of native people who live there, how they got there, and the similarities and differences among their cultures.

Passport to the World is a free event series led by Collin College faculty and staff members who have traveled to a variety of global locations and share their newly acquired knowledge about different cultures, artforms, architecture, music, religions, political systems and more.

For more information about Passport to the World, please contact Dr. Dallie Clark at dclark@collin.edu or the Communication & Division office at 972.881.5810.

Collin College serves nearly 52,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates in a wide range of disciplines. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development.

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