Foundation News

Hinds students benefit from Foundation scholarships

“Hinds Connection has opened more opportunities than I could have ever imagined,” said Ashley. “I really enjoy meeting alumni because they are so passionate about Hinds.

Ben Piazza – Alumni Service Award

Ben Piazza – Alumni Service Award

As a student, Hinds Community College was a one-semester bridge for Jackson lawyer Ben Piazza from where he was to where he wanted to go. But a decade or so later, after joining the Navy and earning a law degree from the University of Mississippi in 1976, he found himself back at Hinds, this time in a professional capacity.

Pierson Waring – Young Alumnus of the Year

Pierson Waring – Young Alumnus of the Year

ierson Waring (2012) started playing baseball when he was six years old and came to Hinds in 2010 to play Eagles baseball under coaches Sam Temple and Dan Rives. Baseball has continued to play a big role in the life of the Vicksburg native, who is...

Trell Kimmons – Sports Hall of Fame

Trell Kimmons – Sports Hall of Fame

Track and Field (2005-2006)rell Kimmons of Coldwater began his story of greatness as a sprinter at Coldwater High School, where he established himself as one of the top 100-meter sprinters in the nation. He also spent time on the gridiron and was...

Ambus, Brown-Marshall continue track and field legacy

Ambus, Brown-Marshall continue track and field legacy

Hinds Community College track and field athletes Jerricka Ambus, of Brandon, and Breanna Brown-Marshall, of Birmingham, Ala., have continued the program’s long-standing tradition of success during their two seasons of competition.

Impact fund to reshape the future of Hinds Athletics

Impact fund to reshape the future of Hinds Athletics

Following one of the most successful campaigns in recent memory, the Hinds Community College Department of Athletics is embarking on a game-changing capital campaign – Impact Fund – that will reshape the face of Hinds’ programs for years to come.

Jackie Granberry retires

Jackie Granberry retires

“We have spent many hours together working hard and playing hard. I am proud to call you all my family and friends.”

Utica Institute Museum celebrates opening

Utica Institute Museum celebrates opening

“It was those experiences that taught me, and the people I met here. All of that is the history of this campus. We need to make sure we retain that history. This museum is long overdue.”

New emeritus named

New emeritus named

“Both Dr. Barnes and Hartfield received the Hinds Community College 3E (Emphasis on Excellence and Enrichment) Award – the highest award given by the college.”