Members of Hinds Community College’s Student VOICES class were among those who met with legislative at the annual Oct. 30 Legislative Luncheon.
They are, from left, Addison Bridges of Clinton, Brittany Ellis of Pearl, Nadia Tompkins of Byram with Raymond Campus math instructor and sponsor Jeff Hughes of Terry.
Student VOICES is a statewide organization designed to empower community college students to become civically engaged at the local, state, national and global levels. One of their missions is to support community college efforts toward fair and equitable funding at the state level.
As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with academic programs of study leading to seamless university transfer and career and technical programs teaching job-ready skills. With six locations in central Mississippi, Hinds enrolls about 12,000 students each fall semester. To learn more, visit www.hindscc.edu or call 1.800.HindsCC.