In celebration of Highland Community College’s 50th Anniversary, the College’s
Human Resources and RSVP staff asked current and former employees to submit
memories about their time at Highland. Minimal guidance was given with regard
to the nature and content of these submissions. It was hoped that this would
result in a wide variety of stories, memories, thoughts and feelings about HCC.
The collection includes the responses in their entirety.
From founding faculty member Warren Burstroms’ detailed account of life as an
instructor in the early years, to Randy Powell’s submission of a whimsical memo
written by former maintenance director LeRoy Wilson, these accounts provide
an informative and entertaining look back at the institution that has not only
profoundly shaped the life of its students and community, but of its employees as
View HCC Memories here.
HCC Memories is available in a spiral bound full-color booklet for $2.15. Order your copy via email or by calling 815.599.3564.
Booklets will be produced as needed. Please allow 2 to 3 weeks for delivery.