Hinds Community College history instructor Eric Bobo is the college’s 2014 Humanities Award recipient. Bobo, who teaches on the Raymond Campus, will deliver a lecture entitled “The Great War: Revisiting a Century of Frontiers in Warfare” at 3:30 p.m on Nov. 11 and at 12:30 p.m. on Nov. 12.
The lecture will be on the Raymond Campus in Room 165 of Reeves Hall, with a reception to follow the Nov. 12 presentation.
He will be recognized at the Mississippi Humanities Council awards reception along with other honorees on Feb. 13 at the Old Capitol Inn in Jackson.
A Brandon resident, Bobo received a Bachelor of Arts in 1993 and a Master of Arts in 1995, both in history from Jacksonville State University and completed additional graduate work from 1995-1999 at the University of Southern Mississippi. He is currently enrolled in the Educational Leadership doctoral program at Delta State University. He has been a history instructor at Hinds Community College since 2000.
As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with more than 170 academic, career and technical programs. With six locations in central Mississippi, Hinds enrolled nearly 12,000 credit students in fall 2014. To learn more, visit www.hindscc.edu or call 1.800.HindsCC.