Agreement signed with MSU for Bachelor of Applied Science degree

Hinds Community College and Mississippi State University have formalized a partnership for students enrolled in technical education programs that will enable them to transfer all credits to the university to pursue a bachelor’s degree. A Memorandum of Understanding...

HEADWAE honorees named for 2020

RAYMOND – Raymond Campus Engineering and Drafting Design Technology instructor Phil Cockrell, of Raymond, and Maria Serratos, of Clinton, a sophomore studying to be a civil engineer, have been named the Hinds Community College honorees for the Legislature’s HEADWAE...

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Miss Hinds Community College 2020 crowned

RAYMOND – Charity Lockridge, 22, of Vicksburg will get another opportunity to represent Hinds Community College in the Miss Mississippi pageant in June after winning the college pageant for the second time. Lockridge, a dental assisting student at Jackson...

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Hinds Heroes named for Fall 2019

RAYMOND – The Fall 2019 group of honorees in the Hinds Heroes employee recognition program at Hinds Community College have been named. Hinds Heroes are chosen because they represent the college well, provide exceptional customer service to all its customers and...

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Hinds helps veterans achieve career goals

RAYMOND – Giving back to those who have served their country in many ways is the mission of the Hinds Community College Office of Veterans Services. For veterans such as David Mackey, 35, of Vicksburg, the assistance has made a journey back from personal trials and...

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Eagles fans enjoy last game of the football season

Hinds Community College students and employees pulled out all the stops to cheer on the Eagles football team as the team took on the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Bulldogs for the South Division title. The Eagles may have lost the game but definitely won...

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Economic Development & Workforce

Continental training manager comes ‘home’ to Hinds CC family

Darryl Jenkins feels like his new job as training manager for Continental Tire in Hinds County is really an opportunity to come home to work, both literally and figuratively. He has returned from north Mississippi to work close to his Hinds Community College home, and...

Hinds CC trustees approve moving forward with Metrocenter Mall proposal

The Hinds Community College Board of Trustees on Wednesday, March 7 approved moving forward with a proposal for a Comprehensive One-Stop Center to house career-technical and workforce training and support services in Metrocenter Mall in south Jackson. Hinds Community...

Culinary program revives passion for cooking

Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Memeh came to the United States at age 3 along with her family. Trouble at home landed her in a group home for children for a number of years, where she earned a GED and was provided a car. She enrolled at Hinds at 18, but was too lost on too many levels to succeed.

Serving the public a way of life for Rankin Campus nursing student

Protecting and serving the public has been a way of life for Matthew McCain for 12 years as a police officer in Flowood. Those ideals won’t change much in a new career he’s starting, thanks to Hinds Community College.

Clintonian takes advantage of program, internship opportunities

The former high school football player is concentrating on his career goals, not sports, as he takes heavy course loads to finish his credential in Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance program.

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More than 600 Foundation scholarships given this year

RAYMOND – The Hinds Community College Foundation recognized 2019-2020 scholarship recipients, donors and honorees at a reception on Sept. 27 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus. The Hinds Community College Foundation will award more than 600 scholarships during...

Foundation scholarship recipients meet their donors

RAYMOND – The Hinds Community College Foundation recognized 2019-2020 scholarship recipients, donors and honorees at a reception on Sept. 27 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus. The Hinds Community College Foundation will award more than 600 scholarships during...

Students participate in NASA on-site experience

UTICA – Seven current and former students from Hinds Community College were selected to attend the NASA on Site event Oct. 8-11 as part of the NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars, or NCAS, experience. The students are Reneisha Sweet, of Edwards, Quadejia...

Hinds CC honors Foundation scholarship recipients

The Hinds Community College Foundation recognized 2019-2020 scholarship recipients, donors and honorees at a reception on Sept. 27 at the Muse Center on the Rankin Campus. The Hinds Community College Foundation will award more than 600 scholarships during the...

Parents, prospective students enjoy Hinds CC Thursday Night Lights

RAYMOND – Keeping moms and dads happy is part of the deal when helping prospective students choose a college. “There’s so much to offer here with all the programs available,” said Colleen Demarest, who with her son, Nicholas, a Brandon High School senior, at this...

Hinds CC names Dumas 2019 homecoming queen

RAYMOND – Raymond Campus sophomore Aarionna Dumas, of Columbus, was crowned Hinds Community College Homecoming queen at the annual festivities on Oct. 3. Dumas is a graduate of Columbus High School. A nursing major, she serves as vice president of I.D.E.A.L. Woman, is...

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