Career skills sessions can help you succeed

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Black Hawk College Career Services now offers skills sessions to help job seekers and students planning for their futures. Sessions are free and available to students, educators and community members by request. They are designed to be 45 minutes long but Career Services can adjust them based on need. Skills sessions are open to both […]

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Prospective nursing students should attend March 20 info session

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Are you planning to apply to the Associate Degree Nursing Program or Practical Nursing Certificate Program and are currently enrolled at BHC? Then you should attend a Planning and Information for Nursing Students (PINS) meeting. The meetings will provide support, academic planning and an opportunity to network with other students pursuing the same goals. Come […]

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Apply by March 11 for East CNA scholarship

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The Black Hawk College East Foundation has two $500 scholarships available for students enrolling in the March 18 Basic Nurse Assistant Training Program at the BHC Community Education Center in downtown Kewanee. The eight-week program trains students to work as certified nursing assistants (CNAs) to assist nurses in direct patient care. The program includes 80 […]

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BHC got me here: graduates’ transfer tales

These graduates shared their stories of earning the first half of their bachelor’s degrees at BHC before transferring to universities! Did you know we have about 130 transfer agreements and guides in place with about 23 four-year colleges and universities in Illinois, Iowa and beyond? Learn more about our transfer programs. Baylee Burklund Black Hawk […]

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Graduation and gratitude: an alumna’s story

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BHC graduate Tamica Reynolds has a simple message for people considering going back to school: do it. “The hassle is definitely worth the tassel,” she said. Reynolds, of East Moline, accomplished a long-time goal of hers when she graduated from Black Hawk College with her Associate in Arts degree in 2018. She graduated from United Township […]

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Staff Q&A: Manager of PIE loves sports

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BHC staff member Dale Huntley is all about numbers! That is one of the reasons he’s a great fit as Black Hawk College’s Manager of Institutional Research & Assessment, Office of Planning & Institutional Effectiveness (PIE). PIE’s mission is to progressively contribute to the strategic planning, policy formation and decision-making processes of Black Hawk College. […]

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Get fit at Black Hawk College

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If your New Year’s resolution is to hit the gym, you are in luck at Black Hawk College! Both the Quad-Cities Campus and the East Campus have Fitness Centers open to BHC students, employees and employees’ families at no cost. They will re-open Jan. 14, the first day of spring semester classes. Students enrolled in […]

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Honors lists for Fall 2018 released

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At the end of the fall and spring semesters, High Honors and Honors lists are published to honor students for their academic achievement.

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