May 2020 - Black Hawk College

Black Hawk College honors 22 exceptional QC students

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Black Hawk College celebrates the accomplishments of 22 outstanding Quad-Cities students with the 2020 Student Commitment to Excellence Awards. The annual awards honor students at the college’s Quad-Cities sites who have shown outstanding commitment to excellence in one or more areas. The awards recognize students who have gone the extra mile to be successful. BHC employees […]

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New procedures for BHC bookstores

Hello Black Hawk College students! Due to the COVID-19 situation, our normal business procedures have to be changed for the time being. We are sorry for any inconvenience. Both bookstores will open Monday, June 1. PLEASE NOTE — Their hours will be: Hawk’s Hub (QC Campus) Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Friday […]

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RI Fire Dept donates power cot, stair chair to EMS program

Stryker cot and Stryker chair for EMS

Thanks to the Rock Island Fire Department, Black Hawk College now has a Stryker power cot and a Stryker stair chair that students in the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program can use. Chris Rogers, the fire department’s EMS coordinator, recently delivered the cot and chair to the Quad-Cities Campus. The department was replacing the used […]

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Plan for your future at Black Hawk College

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Black Hawk College is ready to help you prepare for your future. Registration is now open for summer and fall college-credit classes. You can check out class options in the Summer and Fall 2020 schedules. Advisors are available to assist students with any questions about registering for classes by email, phone or virtual meeting. Learn […]

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Jodi Becker receives Golden Apple Award

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The Phi Theta Kappa chapter at the Quad-Cities Campus recently presented the Golden Apple Award to a well-deserving faculty member. Although the physical ceremony planned for April 26, 2020, had to be canceled, the chapter created a virtual ceremony and announced this semester’s award selection: Jodi Becker, assistant professor of child development and co-chair of […]

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Music student performs duet with U.S. Air Force Band musician

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Black Hawk College music student Megan Holevoet had a unique performance opportunity this semester — she got to play an online duet with a member of the United States Air Force Band. A 2019 Geneseo High School graduate, she is pursuing an Associate in Arts degree at the Quad-Cities Campus. After graduating from Black Hawk […]

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