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Former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison to Speak at Collin College

March 30, 2017 – Collin College will host “An Afternoon with former U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison” at 1 p.m., Tuesday, April 11 at the Central Park Campus Conference CenterThe symposium is free and open to the public.

The former U.S. Senator will discuss “Washington Today” and share her experiences in both Texas politics and the national political stage. Longtime public servant and the first Republican woman elected to the Texas State House of Representatives, Hutchison is also a businesswoman and author of the books “Leading Ladies: American Trailblazers” and “American Heroines: The Spirited Women Who Shaped Our Country.”

The Central Park Campus Conference Center is located at 2400 Community Avenue in McKinney. The symposium will also be streamed live at the following locations: the Collin Higher Education Center, room 114,3452 Spur 399 in McKinney; Courtyard Center, room 122, 4800 Preston Park Boulevard in Plano; and Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center, room AB, 2800 East Spring Creek Parkway in Plano and the Preston Ridge Campus Conference Center, 9700 Wade Boulevard in Frisco.

For more information about the event, contact Tyler Young, Collin College professor of political science at

Collin College serves more than 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. 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.