Horse science instructor enjoys challenge of riding

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Horse science instructor Sarah Schobert embraces growth and learning, for both her students and herself. “I love the challenge riding brings,” she said. “Every day is a new thing and you’re constantly learning more.” In her personal time, you might find Schobert running, playing cards or in the saddle. “Luckily my job is a huge […]

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BHC women’s basketball team wins Arrowhead Conference

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Congratulations to the BHC women’s basketball team for winning the Arrowhead Conference title! The 79-61 win over Carl Sandburg College at home Feb. 18 gave second-year coach Logan Frye his first conference championship and the Braves’ first conference championship since 2003. The team is now 19-10 overall, 13-4 in Region IV and 7-1 in the […]

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BHC receives $1 million gift from alumni Bob & Blenda Ontiveros

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Black Hawk College is excited to announce that it has received a $1 million gift from BHC alumni Bob and Blenda Ontiveros. The donation comes to the college from the Bob and Blenda Ontiveros Fund at the Quad Cities Community Foundation. It is the largest monetary outright gift ever donated to the Black Hawk College […]

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Student and scout plans career in technology

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Ryan Hoexter already achieved the highest Boy Scouts of America rank, but his journey is not over. Black Hawk College student Ryan Hoexter, who became an Eagle Scout in August 2019, continues to be involved with BSA by giving back as a volunteer. “I love being a leader and someone the scouts can look to […]

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Get help with your FAFSA at workshops

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Let our financial aid professionals assist you in completing your 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Financial Aid Office will host two FAFSA Completion Nights in February: Tuesday, Feb. 25 at the East Campus Wednesday, Feb. 26 at the Quad-Cities Campus The workshops will be from 4-7 p.m. For more information, contact […]

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