2021 - Black Hawk College

Celebrating all that BHC has to offer

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April is Community College Month, and we’re celebrating Black Hawk College by sharing what we do! No matter where you are in life, we have something to offer you. Our mission is to enrich the community by providing the environment and educational resources for individuals to become lifelong learners. Adult Education If you did not […]

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Spring sports underway

Braves Athletics logo

Spring sports are underway at Black Hawk College! BHC student-athletes are working hard on the field, on the court, on the links and in the classroom. Congratulations and good luck to all of our student-athletes! Visit the team pages for game/tournament schedules, rosters and more. Baseball Golf Softball Women’s basketball

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Are you a HS senior heading to BHC? Celebrate now at a BHC Signing Day!

diploma, books, grad cap & laptop on table in library

Class of 2021, we want to celebrate your senior accomplishments. Join us for photos, prizes and more! If you’re a high school senior and plan to attend BHC in Fall 2021, you’re invited to stop by one of our signing days! Wednesday, April 21 from 1-3 p.m. – Quad-Cities Campus. Register here. Friday, April 30 […]

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BHC artists win awards in Student Art Exhibition – Spring 2021

Self-Portrait by Eric January

Seven Black Hawk College students recently were honored for their artistic talent in the annual Student Art Exhibition. The juried competition garnered 35 entries with 17 pieces selected for the show. Eric January of Moline won first place for his mixed media piece, “Self-Portrait” (pictured). The other winners are: Second place – Abigail Kongkousonh of […]

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Community College Month faculty spotlight: Katie Johnson

Katie Johnson loves her job, so it is no surprise the associate professor of speech encourages prospective students to attend Black Hawk College. “Black Hawk is a great start to your higher education career,” she said. “The class sizes are small and you will really get to know your teachers.” What you might not realize, […]

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Ten reasons to attend Black Hawk College

Celebrate BHC during Community College Month

April is Community College Month! Help us celebrate the month by checking out 10 reasons why Black Hawk College is a great choice for your education. Affordable. Tuition is very economical. We recently announced tuition costs will remain the same for the fifth straight year. Black Hawk also offers resources to help make paying for […]

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Voters elect three BHC trustees

Fritz W. Larsen of Moline, Kimberly L. Stevens of La Fayette, and Jeffrey M. Swan of Colona were elected to six-year terms on the Black Hawk College Board of Trustees in the April 6 consolidated election. Three seats were up for election. Larsen, the current board chair, was re-elected to his second term. Stevens and […]

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Find your fit at Black Hawk College

smiling female graduate

As we celebrate Community College Month in April, it’s a great time to reflect on and celebrate the impact Black Hawk College makes. It’s also a great time to start planning your college education. Find your fit by visiting, virtually or in person. You will learn what Black Hawk College has to offer and how […]

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Check out the PTK Photo Contest winners!

happy Pomeranian dog sitting on grass

Phi Theta Kappa honor society recently invited students to submit entries for the 2021 PTK Photo Contest. Congratulations to the winners! Here are the 1st, 2nd, 3rd and honorable mention winners, the first place photos, and the fan favorite. See all of the entries on Facebook. Best Pet/Animal Photo: 1st – Jessica German 2nd – […]

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BHC celebrating Community College Month in April

75th anniversary logo with Celebrate BHC Community College Month

April is designated as Community College Month. It is a time to celebrate a uniquely American institution, a place where anyone from any walk of life can become a college student. From the beginning, Black Hawk College has been here to serve the community. The college began in 1946 as Moline Community College to accommodate […]

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