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Passport to the World Journeys to Cuba

March 6, 2017 – Explore the “Pearl of the Caribbean” with Collin College professors Stephen Whitley and Frozina Goussak as they share their experiences and impressions of Cuba as part of the college’s Passport to the World series of lectures. The presentation, planned for 1-2:15 p.m., Tuesday, March 14 in the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, is free and open to the public.

Professor Whitley visited Cuba for the first time in March 2016 and Professor Goussak grew up in Havana. Together, the two will share the wonderful sights and sounds of this beautiful island nation, which was largely shut off to Americans for decades.

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 .

Collin College serves more than 53,000 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.