He Gives Honor to God for His Achievements. Meet DeVonte McSwine, Hinds-Utica Hercules Scholar

GPA: 4.0
Hometown: Greenwood, Mississippi
Major: Cosmetology
Minor: Business Administration
Classification: Freshman
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?”

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Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White
Cherie S. White is Director of Digital Strategy for the Tom Joyner Foundation, a writer and editor.

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