Black Hawk College » Announcements Campuses located in the city of Moline and near Kewanee, Illinois. Fri, 06 Mar 2015 16:30:32 +0000 en-US hourly 1 BHC East Foundation hosting March 5 Scholarship Application Information Seminar Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:20:09 +0000 Continue reading ]]> The Black Hawk College East Foundation invites students, parents and counselors to attend one of two Scholarship Application Information Seminars on Thursday, March 5 at the college’s East Campus.

Liz Breedlove, East Foundation executive director, and Jimalee Driscoll, foundation assistant, will explain how to apply for scholarships from the BHC East Foundation. Demonstrations will be given and suggestions made on ways to make scholarship applications stand out.

Two sessions will be offered in the Dan. E. Hoge Auditorium on the first floor of Building A (Room 116):
• Session 1 – Noon to 1 p.m.
• Session 2 – 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Do not miss this opportunity to receive important information and tips on the scholarship application and award process. Reservations are not necessary.

Black Hawk College East Campus is located five miles south of Kewanee, Ill., at 26230 Black Hawk Road, Galva, Ill. Please contact Jimalee Driscoll at 309-854-1718 with questions about the seminars. For more information about programs at the East Campus, call 800-233-5671.

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Volunteers needed to tutor adult readers Thu, 19 Feb 2015 21:21:08 +0000 Continue reading ]]> The Black Hawk College Literacy is For Everyone (LIFE) program needs new volunteers to tutor adults who cannot read beyond the 9th grade level.

Tutors are needed for GED students, English as a Second Language students and students who struggle with learning disabilities (many with reading grade levels 0-2).

Tutoring times will be determined by the tutor and the student. The ideal volunteer time commitment is one to three hours per week during the school year.

For more information, contact Jane Duax at or 309-796-5703.

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Join BHC on a foodie bus trip to Chicago Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:28:43 +0000 Continue reading ]]> Food enthusiasts are invited to visit Chicago’s finest markets and hidden gourmet shops this spring with Black Hawk College.

Two new Bus Trips for Foodies will be led by Chef Stephanie Godke. Choose from these trip dates:

  • Gourmet Goodie Shopping Trip – Thursday, March 26. The registration deadline is Wednesday, March 18.
  • Chicago Farmers and Ethnic Markets Shopping Trip – Tuesday, April 21. The registration deadline is Tuesday, April 14.

Cost is $90 per bus trip. All trips will leave at 7 a.m. from the BHC Outreach Center in East Moline and return at approximately 8 p.m.

For trip details, visit To register, call BHC Professional and Continuing Education at 309-796-8223.


Last updated 2/19/2015

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Use financial aid in campus bookstores through Friday, Jan. 30 Mon, 12 Jan 2015 06:01:29 +0000 student holding stack of booksStudents at both campuses can use their financial aid in either college bookstore from Monday, Jan. 12 through Friday, Jan. 30.

For bookstore hours, go to


Last updated 1/06/2015

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Swim lessons, aquatic exercise, pool parties and more at BHC Sat, 08 Nov 2014 18:01:01 +0000 Continue reading ]]> Aquatic CenterDoes your child need to learn to swim? Would you like to try an aquatic exercise class? The BHC Community Aquatic Center at the Quad-Cities Campus has youth learn-to-swim classes, adult aquatic exercise classes, open swim, lifeguard training, pool party rentals and more.

Find out more about the Quad-Cities Aquatic Center.

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