Winter 2018 Newsletter from Trustee Robert Glaser

Feb 23, 2018

Dear Neighbors,

As your Houston Community College (HCC) District V trustee, I am committed to making advanced education affordable and accessible for our entire community. From academic programs that prepare students to transfer to four-year universities or workforce training and adult education, HCC is where you can come to change your life

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, HCC has taken extra efforts to help students remain focused on their academic goals. With assistance from the HCC Foundation, HCC established Swoop to the Rescue to assist students and employees facing financial hardship caused by natural disasters. Swoop to the Rescue is funded through auxiliary scholarship funds, the HCC Foundation and the Barnes & Noble College Bookstore. Together, we are helping our HCC family get back on their feet. Since the semester began, HCC has awarded:


Since opening 47 years ago, HCC has prepared more than four million students to attend universities or transfer to the workforce. In fact, 88 percent of our students found job placement upon completing our programs. We are Houston’s resource for lifelong learning. Our adult education program is perfect for those who are interested in upgrading skills, pursuing a new career or feeding their curiosity. Registration for second start is open now and I invite you to experience our more than 250 programs and certifications. We ARE Houston’s Community College.


In service,

Robert Glaser
HCC Board of Trustees
District V

Download:  Winter 2018 Newsletter from District V

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