Hialeah HVAC Student Honored For ‘Be The Change’ Essay

Jonathan Pierre is an HVAC student who was honored as a runner-up for the Be The Change' scholarship at Florida Career College, created to give FCC students a voice in the discussion of social justice, equality, human rights and community change. All applicants were required to write and submit a personal essay related to these themes. Jonathan’s essay focused on two incidents in his adult life where he felt powerless and was treated unfairly based on his race and ethnicity. Such challenges, he said, began when he was just a kid. READ MORE