Collin College invites the public to attend a “Passport to the World” series discussion on Thursday, April 16 from 1 p.m to 2 p.m. at the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center Section S, located at 9700 Wade Blvd. in Frisco.

The series is entitled "Inside New Zealand: The Faraway Land of Hobbits, Kiwis and Glow Worms."

Collin College professor Rebecca Harris will speak about New Zealand. From the astonishing lakes of Queenstown in the south to the elegant city of Auckland in the north, audience members will discover a land of unmatched adventure and beauty.

Passport to the World is a free 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.

For more information about Passport to the World, please contact Dr. Dallie Clark at or the Communication & Division office at 972-881-5810.


About Collin College

Collin College is a community college in North Texas’ Collin County. One of the fastest-growing community colleges or universities in Texas, the college serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. With seven campuses throughout the college district, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and workforce development. Collin College has locations in Plano (Spring Creek Campus), McKinney (Central Park Campus) and Frisco (Preston Ridge Campus). In addition, there are satellite centers in Plano, Allen and Rockwall. For more information, visit