Conference Recordings

Hillsborough Community College Ybor City Campus Tour

Published October 6, 2020
Presented by Ginger Clark, Hillsborough Community College | Amanda Poss, Hillsborough Community College
Planning Types: Campus Planning

Institutions referenced in this resource:
Hillsborough Community College

Ybor City, home to a historically diverse and successful immigrant community, is now also home to Hillsborough Community College’s (HCC) Ybor City Campus. This virtual tour will explore how the campus embraces its multi-cultural history and uses the Ybor City National District as a living laboratory to facilitate its programs with a focus on HCC’s community connections. Come discover how historic architecture, academic programs, green spaces, and public art can contribute to a successful relationship between a campus and its diverse surrounding community.

Learning Outcomes:

  1. Examine and appraise the decision to place a college campus within an urban historic district.
  2. Demonstrate the value of using intentional partnerships and capital expenditures to support a variety of programs that contribute to student success.
  3. Explain how community colleges can develop a mutually beneficial relationship with the communities they serve.
  4. Identify key strategies for connecting communities and campuses through architecture, green spaces, and public art.

Continuing Education Units: AIA LU 1.0 Unit (SCUPS20T002) | AICP CM 1.0 Unit


Ginger Clark

Campus President
Ybor City Campus, Hillsborough Community College

Amanda Poss

Director of Galleries
Hillsborough Community College

Recorded October 6, 2020.

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