No group in the U.S. has received more invitations to nationally televised bowl games, professional football games or national parades than the Hi-Steppers.
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“This isn’t just the Lendon Players, every aspect of the department is contributing in some way, shape or form.”
The Raymond Campus Art Department selected 23 2-D works and five ceramics pieces for the show. Eight other community colleges participated in the 2023 MCCAIA.
“We are the only community college in the state that offers every discipline in fine arts curriculum”
The exhibit began on Feb. 20 and continues through March 22 with a closing reception at 2 p.m.
Featuring performances by top Hinds music students, sample classes in music industry, ceramics, band, choir, dance, and stage combat.
He will be honored along with other recipients at the 2023 Public Humanities Awards ceremony and reception 5:30 p.m. March 24 at the Two Mississippi Museums.
“I am thrilled to add to the legacy of the Hinds Community College Band that dates to the 1930s and ‘40s.”
“We are the only community college with the full fine arts experience: Art, Dance, Music, Music Industry and Theatre. My primary focus is to shine a light on the greatness that resides here while building a name for the Fine and Performing Arts Department,”
About 160 works of art were considered for this year’s contest, which was judged by Jacob Rowan, assistant professor of art at Belhaven University.