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PASSPORT TO THE WORLD EXPLORES PROVENCE, FRANCE

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Passport To The World Explores Provence, France

Feb. 17, 2016 – Explore the lavender fields and Roman ruins of Provence, France with Collin College’s latest Passport to the World presentation, noon-1 p.m., Wednesday, March 2 at the college’s Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, Section D.

Join Professor Ryan Fletcher for an intriguing look at the south of France. In the summer of 2015, Fletcher traveled to Provence, a region full of quaint villages, beautiful sights and amazing architecture, all nestled between Paris and the Mediterranean Sea. Every village offers something new … and tasty. Come see how the beauty of Provence inspired many artists, like Van Gogh, Matisse and Renoir.

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, art forms, architecture, music, religions, political systems and more.

The Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, is located at 2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano. 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. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,300 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman’s University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.