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Collin College Screens "He Named Me Malala"

April 11, 2017 - Free and open to the public, Collin College’s Dignity Initiative will screen the film “He Named Me Malala.” The Emmy-award-winning film revolves around a young girl who was shot in the head by the Taliban for daring to share the idea that girls should have the opportunity to become educated. Malala was the recipient of the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize.

Screenings will occur from 6- 8:30 p.m. on the following dates at the following locations:

  • Tuesday, April 25, CPC Conference Center, Section A, Central Park Campus Conference Center, Section A, 2200 W. University Drive in McKinney
  • Wednesday, April 26, PRC Conference Center, Section E, 9700 Wade Boulevard in Frisco
  • Thursday, April 27, SCC Living Legends Conference Center2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway in Plano

The Dignity Initiative is a Collin College-based organization which works to raise awareness and inspire action on issues of violence against and oppression of women. For more information about The Dignity Initiative, visit

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.