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Journey to Spain during “Passport” event at SCC on Aug. 28


Travel to Spain without leaving the Yadkin Valley during the Passport Event hosted by Scholars of Global Distinction at Surry Community College.

The event will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 28 in the Auditorium (A-121) on the Dobson campus. At 12:30 p.m., Andrea Simpson, Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships and Veteran's Affairs at the college, will make a presentation on her experiences living in Spain as a student there.

The Scholars of Global Distinction is a program which started at SCC last year and is open to all students. Scholars complete 15 credits of globally intensive courses, attend eight “passport ” events, complete an immersion program, and deliver a capstone presentation. Participation in the program fosters increased global awareness and skills to compete in a globally diverse world.

For more information about the event or Scholars of Global Distinction, contact Sarah Wright, Lead Instructor – Humanities, at or (336) 386-3439.

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