Mississippi Humanities Council board member Dr. Jean Chamberlain delivered a commencement address at Hinds Community College-Utica Campus.

Chamberlain earned an associate’s degree in pre-English from Hinds’ Utica Campus and a bachelor’s degree in English from Tougaloo College. She left Tougaloo to attend the University of Dayton in Ohio, where she earned a master’s degree in English. She received a doctorate in secondary education from Mississippi State University.

Chamberlain currently serves as chair of the department of English and modern foreign languages at Jackson State University.

Posted on May 24 2012