RENÉ ALVARADO: DUAL IDENTITY exhibit opens at West Loop Campus

Art Gallery, HCC West Loop Campus Ongoing through Thursday, October 26, 2017, 7:30pm RENÉ ALVARADO: DUAL IDENTITY exhibit opens at West Loop Campus September 14th More info:…

SW ARTS - Veterans Exhibition

West Loop Campus Art Gallery Ongoing through Wednesday, November 22, 2017, 5pm An art exhibition and reception honoring American Veterans. More info:…

Acres Homes Chamber Luncheon

Beulah Ann Shepard Building Ongoing through Saturday, October 28, 2017, 12:30pm Networking luncheon for representatives from Acres Homes area businesses, HCC Northeast and Community organizations. More info:…

SE ARTS - The Scene: (Houston 1969-1981) Nick Vaughan & Jake Margolin

Felkix Morales Building Wedge Space Ongoing through Monday, November 13, 2017, 6pm The Scene: (Houston 1969-1981) is an exhibition of new work by Houston based collaborative Nick Vaughan & Jake Margolin. Using source imagery and archived ephemera found in collaboration with Houston archivists, photographers, and community members, the artists have created hand-cut maps, drawings, and installation works which capture Houston’s diverse and thriving drag scene. More info:…

Eyes Of the Storm: HCC's Visual Art Response to Hurricane Harvey

Central Art Gallery Ongoing through Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 5pm Over the course of three weeks, Houston Community College art students, faculty, and staff have created a collaborative installation reflecting their experiences of the storm, and the resulting exhibit opens with a reception, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wednesday, October 11. More info:…

Leaders promote Minority Male Initiative Men of Honor and STEM Adademy Programs

The mission of the Minority Male Initiative Program is to increase the completion rate of minority males enrolled in primary, secondary and post-secondary education by providing a sound educational foundation supported by life skills training and development.

HCC receives $500,000 grant for Disaster Recovery Program

The U.S. Department of Commerce Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) has awarded a $500,000 grant to Houston Community College (HCC) for its Hurricane Harvey Disaster Recovery Plan. The grant will enable HCC to assist small minority-owned businesses pursue contracts specifically for the rebuilding of hurricane-ravaged areas.

Skills for Transition Program funds available to service members

The Skills for Transition Program (STP) is a new skills initiative from Texas Operation Welcome Home designed to work with military service members who are preparing to separate from service within 180 days, or who have been discharged within 180 days, and plan to remain in Texas.

HCC Central College President named to prestigious commission

The president of HCC's Central College has been appointed to a special commission by a national education organization.

HCC Honors College student participates in prestigious MD Anderson summer program

‌Beakers, test tubes, and lab coats. Zeeshan Ali, a HCC Honors College student at the Stafford campus, spent part of his summer surrounded by these items, thanks to a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity with the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.