Hometown: Greenwood, Mississippi
Minor: Business Administration
Career goal: to become a cosmetologist
Congratulations to Hinds Community College-Utica Hercules Scholar, DeVonte McSwine. The future cosmetologist hopes to finish at HCC and pursue his bachelor’s degree at an HBCU. DeVonte participates in a variety of extracurricular activities including being a member of the Student Government Association and captain of the cheerleading squad.
DeVonte gives honor to God for his achievements and lives by the following quotes:
“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”
“If you can’t love yourself, how are you going to love somebody else?”