Martin Luther King Jr. Recognition Program

Each year, Tidewater Community College honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with two awards – one to a TCC faculty or staff member and one to a member of the external community – and a scholarship to a TCC student.

2017 honorees


Community Distinguished Service Award

Barbara Hamm-Lee is the  executive producer and host of “Another View,” a radio talk show on WHRV that targets African Americans and other minority communities.

College Distinguished Service Award

Katina Barnes is the inaugural director of the Portsmouth Campus Student Center.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship

Emeline Jones is a TCC student working toward her Associate of Science in Science on the Chesapeake Campus.

See previous honorees

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Recognition Program

Thursday, February 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Norfolk Campus Student Center

Join us for an event to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and to recognize  members of the TCC and Hampton Roads community whose passion for service endeavors to continue his legacy.
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