Foundation News

50+ Reunion spotlighted classes of 1970, 1971

“This year’s 50+ honored two years at the same time after the event was cancelled in 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.”

The Robert B. Langston Family Scholarship

The Robert B. Langston Family Scholarship

“Robert B. and Annie Jane Biggs Langston were lifelong residents of Raymond who together built a legacy of diligent work and support for education.”

College, workforce communities mourn Chad Stocks

College, workforce communities mourn Chad Stocks

“Our job is to put people to work – bottom line. Our job is to grow the talent pipeline and connect people with jobs and put them to work. Everything is workforce. To me it just becomes second nature.”

Julie Faul Scholarship

Julie Faul Scholarship

“The scholarship will help students get a start in life. Hinds is such a good place to do that.”

As Mississippi economy reopens for business, Hinds is ready to help

As Mississippi economy reopens for business, Hinds is ready to help

“From an elaborate expansion of its airport terminal and adding an outlet for job hunters to intriguing enhancements for academic and career-tech programs, Hinds Community College has been a leader in getting Mississippi back open for business as the state emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic.”

Maritime Academy positioned for growth

Maritime Academy positioned for growth

“The U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) named Hinds among 27 academic institutions as its first-ever Centers of Excellence for Domestic Maritime Workforce Training and Education (CoE), to prepare students for careers in the nation’s maritime industry.”

Hinds leadership remains deeply rooted

Hinds leadership remains deeply rooted

Titles might change, but hearts and minds tend to stay the same. Changes happening at Hinds this semester have been varied and numerous. But, the faces and experiences of those leading the college efforts for transformation have deep roots and passion for the college.

AD Murphy retires after 38 years at Hinds

AD Murphy retires after 38 years at Hinds

Legendary coach and athletic director Gene Murphy retired at the end of February after a career spanning more than 35 years, numerous football championships and a reputation for touching young athletes’ lives.