Black History Committee
Special Thanks to Our Sponsors
The Black History Committee extend thanks and appreciation to each of our sponsors for their contribution to the success of the Black History Scholarship Gala with our guest speaker Rev. Jesse Jackson.
See photos from our five panel discussions in the Politics Of series
The HCC Black History Committee offered The Politics Of, a new, groundbreaking five-part series of panel discussions on topics vitally important and of great interest in our community and city. Attendance was free and open to all.
Photos: Politics of Sports
Photos: Politics of Education
Photos: Politics of Gentrification
Photos: Politics of Safety at Worship
Photos: Politics of EntertainmentDonate here: Designation: Black History Scholarship
Scholarship recipients from left to right:
HCC major: Culinary Arts
Career ambition: Private chef and restauranteur
Next college: Prairie View A&M
"It (BHC scholarship) means so much to me because it allowed me to focus on school rather than how I'm going to pay for class."
HCC major: Biology
Career ambition: Neurosurgeon
Next college: Columbia University
"This (BHC) scholarship helps me reassure my self that I am worth something and can accomplish anything I set my mind to."
HCC major: Business Accounting
Career ambition: Oil & Gas accountant and franchise owner
Next college: University of Houston
"The Black History Scholarship is more than a scholarship. It is an opportunity to soar in academics."