Hillsborough Community College Brandon Celebrates Five Decades of Innovation and Inspiration

March 6, 2019


Tampa, FL

Hillsborough Community College (HCC) Brandon Campus celebrates the college’s 50th anniversary from March 18-23.  The events are free and open to the public.

Schedule of events:

March 18

Ice Cream Social

Enjoy a free ice cream social with 50 unique toppings.

BSSB 206/208 - 11 a.m.


March 19

Hawk Career Closet Grand Opening

Join us in the grand opening of this new campus and community resource.

BSSB 210 - 11 a.m.


March 20

Movie on the Lawn

SGA will host a double feature outdoor movie complete with concessions and cotton candy.

BSSB Legacy Project - 7 p.m.


March 21

Time Capsule Dedication

Witness the dedication of the Brandon Campus time capsule.

BSSB Legacy Project - 11 a.m.


March 22

Leadership Symposium

Take part in this free signature event celebrating and developing leadership in our students, faculty and community by attending the "celebrating action in leadership" symposium from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the conference center, including a luncheon featuring Betty Viamontes, HCC board of trustees, as the keynote speaker. Seating is limited. For more information, please contact Nancee Sorenson at nsorenson@hccfl.edu.


March 23

Hawk Run

Put on your running shoes and run for a great cause. Take part in this low cost, timed 5k or 1-mile fun run to help raise money for student scholarships. For more information, please visit www.getmeregistered.com/HCCHawk5K.


Hillsborough Community College serves over 45,000 students annually at its five campuses located throughout Tampa Bay. The college is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. For more information, visit hccfl.edu.


For more information, please contact Angela Walters at 813.259.6589 or awalters13@hccfl.edu.

Media Contacts

Ashley Carl, Executive Director of Marketing & Public Relations
acarl@hccfl.edu, 813.253.7158

Angela Walters, Strategic Communications Officer
awalters13@hccfl.edu, 813.259.6589

Debbi Ordaz, Public Relations Specialist
dordaz@hccfl.edu, 813.253.7066   

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