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Passport to the World Journeys to Scandinavia

September 19, 2017 – Head “Norse” for Collin College’s Passport to the World event exploring the canals and culture of Scandinavia, 1-2:15 p.m., Monday, Oct. 2 in the Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center. The presentation is free and open to the public. 

Join Professor Allison Venuto for highlights of her summer trip to Oslo, Copenhagen, Stockholm and Amsterdam. From hot dogs and Michelin stars to parkas and bunads, Venuto will talk about the amazing sights and experiences of Scandinavia. Discover the culture and customs of a region that consistently ranks among the happiest places on Earth.

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, 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 3,100 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.