Hinds Community College instructor Joy Rhoads of Pearl, chair of Social Sciences and coordinator for the Rankin Campus Honors program, and a faculty adviser for the Alpha Omicron Omega chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, has been selected as Hinds’ recipient for the Mississippi Humanities Council 2016 Humanities Teacher Award.


As a recipient, Rhoads will offer a lecture at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 at the George Wynne Building on the Rankin Campus. Her lecture is titled “Legislated Landscape: Historical Political Influence on Mississippi Communities.”

A reception will follow in the building’s first floor lobby.

As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with academic programs of study leading to seamless university transfer and career and technical programs teaching job-ready skills. With six locations in central Mississippi, Hinds enrolled nearly 12,000 credit students in fall 2016. To learn more, visit www.hindscc.edu or call 1.800.HindsCC.


[tweetable alt=””]Joy Rhoads will present a lecture Nov. 3 as Hinds CC’s Humanities Teacher of the Year.[/tweetable]

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