BHC team helps bees at Illiniwek

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A BHC team is researching a tiny creature with a big impact: bees. They are small enough to be overlooked by many, but their role in our lives is huge. Bees pollinate many of the fruits and vegetables that make our meals possible, and the flowers that we love. You have likely heard the buzz […]

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A personalized transfer plan for you

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Black Hawk College is a great place to start your college experience. If your plan is transferring to a four-year school, you likely enrolled at Black Hawk College to complete your general education courses. We hear that a lot, and are here to help! No matter what you plan on studying, advising can help you […]

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Congrats to high school welding invitational winners!

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Black Hawk College recently hosted the 2nd Annual Fillet Weld Invitational and the 1st Annual Groove Weld Invitational at the college’s Welding and Skilled Trades Center in downtown Kewanee. The goal of these events is to provide a competitive welding contest in a state-of-the-art welding facility that gives high school students an opportunity to test […]

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English honor society at BHC welcomes 27 members

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The Black Hawk College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta, the national English honor society for two-year colleges, will induct 27 members March 28, 2019. The inductees have earned an A or B in an English course, have completed at least 12 credit hours, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students are not […]

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QC student leaders: it’s time to apply for SGA

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Want to make a difference during your time at Black Hawk College’s Quad-Cities Campus? Apply for the Student Government Association (SGA), where you could do just that! SGA is accepting online applications through March 29, 2019. Interviews to select SGA senators will be April 10. Up to 14 senators, including executive officers, make up Quad-Cities […]

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How to find your transfer school

student with sign that reads Black Hawk College got me here at Iowa State University

Not sure where you’ll go after Black Hawk College? You’re not alone! Many students are unsure of what four-year college they want to transfer to or what they want to study. That might even be why you decided on Black Hawk College. You know you can earn the first two years of your bachelor’s degree […]

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Advisors can help you map out your journey

close up of a hand writing Register April 2 on a BHC flyer

It’s time to start mapping out your next classes! BHC advisors can help you successfully navigate the process. Make your college experience go as smoothly as possible by meeting with an advisor before you register each semester and anytime you decide to change your educational path. Registration for Summer and Fall 2019 courses opens on […]

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BHC Western riders win Regionals

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The Black Hawk College Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA) Western Equestrian Team recently was named the 2018-19 High Point Western Team for its region. This is the 16th consecutive year the college has won the IHSA Regional Championship. The BHC team had a season total of 239 points, beating the next closest school (Iowa State […]

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