Hillsborough Community College Celebrates Five Decades of Innovation and Inspiration

March 25, 2019


Tampa, FL

Hillsborough Community College (HCC) commemorates the college’s 50th anniversary with a communitywide event on April 27 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Water Works Park in downtown Tampa.


Come celebrate five decades of innovation and inspiration as HCC takes over Water Works Park! Experience all that HCC has to offer with live performances, food samplings, touch-a-trucks and much more. The event is free and open to the public.

There will be five $1,000 scholarships given away. Current HCC students are eligible.

Parking options include spaces along Doyle Carlton Drive (first come first serve), the Scott Street Lot ($1 per hour) and Royal Regional Lot ( $2 for the whole day). Interactive parking map: https://tampa.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=42c8a701695e4cc8879d12e77afb6625

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.

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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