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Please Join TC in Welcoming the Texas Tribune to Campus on August 30 for a Conversation with TX Sen. Hughes & Rep. VanDeaver

Texarkana College is honored to announce an open-to-the-public Texas Tribune event to be held on the TC campus on Wednesday, August 30, 2017, from 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM. The Texas Tribune is known around the state as an authoritative non-partisan online news media organization informing and engaging Texans about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues. Its mission is to bring greater transparency and accountability to public policy, politics and government through news, data and events.
 
EVENT DETAILS:
 
THE TEXAS TRIBUNE PRESENTS
A Conversation with Texas Senator Hughes and Representative VanDeaver
 
Please join Texarkana College and the Texas Tribune for lunch and a conversation with state Sen. Bryan Hughes and state Rep. Gary VanDeaver, moderated by Texas Tribune co-founder and CEO Evan Smith. Registration is required to attend- admission is free and open to the public.
Register by clicking the event registration link and entering your information on the site: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-conversation-with-sen-hughes-and-rep-vandeaver-registration-36152357675
EVENT DATE AND TIME:
Wed, August 30, 2017
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Texarkana College
Truman Arnold Student Center
2500 N. Robison Road
*A light lunch will be provided
Senator Bryan Hughes, R-Mineola, is currently serving his first term representing Senate District 1. He serves as vice chairman of the Senate State Affairs Committee and sits on the Administration, Criminal Justice and Education committees. Previously, Hughes served seven terms in the Texas House and was a member of the board of trustees of the Stewards Foundation.
Representative Gary VanDeaver, R-New Boston, has represented House District 1 since 2015. He serves as vice chairman of the House Administration Committee and sits on the Public Education and Appropriations committees, as well as the Subcommittee on Educator Quality. Previously, VanDeaver worked as a rural educator and served as the superintendent of New Boston Independent School District.
Details
This event will be held in the Texarkana College Great Room, located on the second floor of the Truman Arnold Student Center on the Texarkana College campus. The event is free and open to the public and includes a light lunch. Complimentary visitor parking is available in the parking lots surrounding the Student Center.
More information is available on the Texas Tribune website at https://www.texastribune.org/
 
This event is presented by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas, supported by State Farm and hosted by Texarkana College. This series of conversations is generously sponsored by AT&T, BP, PepsiCo, Walmart and Southwest Airlines, the official airline of Texas Tribune Events. Foundation support is provided by the Hatton W. Sumners Foundation, the Meadows Foundation, the Burdine Johnson Foundation and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Tribune events are also supported through contributions from our founding investors and members.
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