Trustee Q&A: Chair Rick Fiems

trustee Rick Fiems

This Trustee Q&A features Rick Fiems, chair of the Black Hawk College Board of Trustees. He is a retired Black Hawk College professor and public safety chief as well as a BHC graduate. Please take a few minutes to get to know him! Why did you run for election for Black Hawk College’s Board of […]

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Getting involved on campus

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No matter what your passion is, there is a club on campus that could be a perfect fit for you! Joining a club is a great way to get involved. At the Quad-Cities Campus, a Club & Organization Fair is set for Thursday, Aug. 30 in the Hawk’s Nest (Building 4, second floor) from 10 a.m. […]

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Advice for new students from students

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Starting college can feel overwhelming, but keep in mind that everyone was new once. Take a few minutes and read advice from six returning students to help you start college off right! Student: Emma Bertram Hometown: Moline, Illinois Program: Associate in Arts – English Advice: “Get involved with clubs and organizations, you’ll make new friends […]

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BHC, SAU announce joint agreement

Black Hawk College and St. Ambrose University recently approved a Guaranteed Admission Agreement to better serve students and facilitate the transfer process. The agreement offers BHC students guaranteed admission to St. Ambrose to complete their bachelor’s degree. The program is designed to give BHC students a minimum of one year of contact with St. Ambrose […]

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Pardon our dust on your way to class

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Welcome to Black Hawk College! As you navigate to your classes, please pardon our dust. Some construction is underway as we work on improving our facilities at both the Quad-Cities Campus and the East Campus. Before we go into that, though, let’s talk logistics. Here are some quick facts that can help you get around […]

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QC Campus students join Phi Theta Kappa honor society – Summer 2018

Phi Theta Kappa key

Black Hawk College welcomed 15 students into the Quad-Cities Campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society during Summer 2018. Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. To be eligible for membership, students must have completed at least 12 credit hours and […]

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