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Hudson County Community College Announces Plans for 2017 Commencement Ceremonies

Posted: 4/5/2017
Jennifer Christopher, 201-360-4061, or Roger Jones, 201-200-1080,

April 4, 2017, Jersey City, NJ – Hudson County Community College (HCCC) has announced that it will celebrate the College’s 40th Annual Commencement ceremonies on Thursday, May 18, 2017. The event will be held at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, NJ, and will begin at 6 p.m. 

The keynote speaker for the event will be 2004 U.S. Presidential Candidate, former Chair of the Democratic National Committee and three-term Governor of Vermont, Howard Dean.

The HCCC 2017 Heritage Award, which honors members of the community who have made significant contributions to the community and to the College, will be presented to one of the College’s own, Joseph Sansone, the HCCC Vice President for Development and the Executive Director of the HCCC Foundation.

Additional details on the HCCC 2017 Commencement Exercises will be provided in the future.