September 23, 2020
Today, Hillsborough Community College received the 2020 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. As a recipient of the annual HEED Award — a national honor recognizing U.S. colleges and universities that demonstrate an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion — HCC will be featured, along with 90 other recipients, in the November 2020 issue of INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine. This is the second consecutive year that HCC has been named as a HEED Award recipient.
“Hillsborough Community College is honored to once again be a HEED award recipient. It is a recognition of the value we place on cultivating a respectful and supportive learning environment that is inclusive of all experiences and backgrounds,” said HCC President Dr. Ken Atwater.
INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine selected HCC because of its longstanding institutional commitment to