July 2016 - Black Hawk College

Brissman Foundation donates $45,000 for BHC scholarships

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The Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation has received two donations totaling $45,000 from the Grant W. Brissman and Virginia M. Brissman Foundation. The donations will fund scholarships for Milan, Ill., residents who attend the college’s Quad-Cities Campus in Moline. The private Brissman Foundation started in 2011 and is managed by the Community Foundation of the […]

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BHC receives $12,000 adult literacy grant from Dollar General

Black Hawk College’s Adult Education & Literacy Department recently received a $12,000 adult literacy grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation. The grant is part of more than $7.1 million awarded to 900 schools, nonprofits and organizations in the 43 states that Dollar General serves. Black Hawk College Adult Education & Literacy classes provide students […]

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College education and how it can apply to horse training

On the Better Horses Network show hosted by Sharon Camarillo, Black Hawk College faculty member Donna Irvin and student Amanda Love discuss college education and how it can apply to horse training. Listen to the show here.

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BHC East Campus student-athletes win academic, athletic awards

Black Hawk College East Campus student-athletes recently earned the following awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). NJCAA Academic All-American Banner Award winners (45 credits or more with a 3.60 GPA or higher) Jessica Crabtree, Lenzburg, IL – women’s volleyball – Superior (3.80-3.99 GPA) Katie Miller, Cambridge, IL – women’s volleyball and women’s […]

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