Black Hawk College hosts a variety of exciting events for students throughout the year, from musical performances to free food to movie nights. We encourage you to get involved in one (or more!) of the clubs and organizations on campus.
Black Hawk College Ag Ambassadors are student volunteers who represent the college in a variety of ways. They lead campus tours for parents, visitors and prospective students, give presentations about careers in agriculture and college life, represent the college at information fairs both at the state and national levels, and they host alumni and dignitaries at school events and functions.
Advisor: Mollye Craterfield • 309-854-1724 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Every agriculture student is welcome to participate and join the Agribusiness Club. The club has broad appeal and value to every agriculture major (i.e. crop science, animal science, equine, etc.) Become a business leader in your field by meeting ‘real world’ managers and business owners. The mission of the Agribusiness Club is to develop and promote agriculture business events on campus, in the community and the county through events and tours and to provide education, experience and business network opportunities.
Advisor: Jared Boyert • 309-854-1824 • email@example.com
Auto/Ag Mechanics Club
The mission of the Auto/Ag Mech Club is to involve students in the automotive and agriculture mechanics industry, to connect and interact with other students who are interested in automotive and/or agriculture mechanics, and to establish long-term relationships with individuals in the automotive and agriculture industries.
Jason Grice • 309-854-1839 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Gary Werkheiser • 309-854-1833 • email@example.com
Christians on Campus
Christians on Campus are believers in Christ from various backgrounds. Christians on Campus warmly receive all believers in Christ and seek to maintain the oneness of the Spirit by keeping our focus on Christ. We hold the faith which is common to all believers. Through daily prayer, Bible reading, and Christian fellowship we are growing in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Advisor: LaVon Franklin • 309-854-1729 • firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of this organization shall be to promote the profession of horticulture, good fellowship, and to further the interests of horticulture by uniting those having a common interest in the field by providing horticultural activities, competitions, social activities and development of contacts within all areas of horticulture.
Advisor: Dr. Jeff Hawes • 309-854-1835 • email@example.com
Phi Theta Kappa – Alpha Phi Beta Chapter
Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. Its purpose is to recognize students who have proven themselves academically. Phi Theta Kappa provides opportunity for the development of leadership and service, for an intellectual climate for exchange of ideas and ideals, for lively fellowship for scholars, and for stimulation of interest in continuing academic excellence.
Gayle Gerard • 309-854-1819 • firstname.lastname@example.org
John Hartman • 309-854-1814 • email@example.com
Jodee Werkheiser • 309-854-1821 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Psi Beta (Psychology)
Psi Beta is an honorary psychology organization that is devoted to promoting the interest in psychology of its members by community service, attendance at psychology conferences, research, sponsoring events on campus pertaining to psychology, and social activities.
Advisor: Bob Lee • 309-854-1817 • email@example.com
Science & Math Club
The Science Club allows students who share a common interest in the sciences. In this forum, classmates can meet to discuss coursework, organize club activities, or just enjoy a little time away from their busy academic schedule. The Science & Math Club spends time organizing fundraisers for club activities, providing community-related services both on-campus and off-campus, and takes part in organized, student engagement functions alongside other BHC student clubs and organizations.
Alan Abbott • 309-854-1812 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Katie Rushing-Anderson • 309-854-1813 • email@example.com
Student Government Association
SGA is the official elected representative governing unit for the students. (Election of officers is held in the spring semester. Freshman and sophomore representative elections are held in the fall semester. Petitions for offices are available two weeks before each election in the East Campus Advising Center.) Visit Student Government for more information about becoming an SGA campus leader.
Advisor: Vashti Berry • 309-854-1711 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Theatre (THEA 111 – Intro to Theatre Arts)
Students who share an interest in theatrical arts have the opportunity to become more intimately acquainted with the techniques of theatrical events for the production and promotion of the college community, the enrichment of creative talents, and with the goal of promoting high aesthetic values within the community through their involvement in theatre class/play production at East Campus.
Advisor: Gayle Gerard • 309-854-1819 • email@example.com
Black Hawk College East Campus also offers complementary opportunities for student engagement through intercollegiate judging teams, riding teams and athletic teams. Want to learn more? Visit www.bhc.edu/ag or www.bhc.edu/ecathletics.
Last updated 11/25/2014