BHC closed Nov. 12 for Veterans Day

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All Black Hawk College locations and facilities will be closed Monday, Nov. 12 in observance of Veterans Day. Students are reminded that they still can register online when the college is closed. Minimester classes begin Monday, Dec. 17, and Spring 2019 classes begin Monday, Jan. 14. The Spring 2019 class schedule is available at www.bhc.edu/schedules. […]

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Fall 2018 final exams schedule

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Finals begin Monday, Dec. 10.

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Prospective nursing students should attend 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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Petitions for 2019 BHC trustee election available Sept. 18

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Nominating petitions and other election materials for the 2019 Black Hawk College Board of Trustees election may be picked up at either BHC campus beginning Tuesday, Sept. 18. Petition packets will be available in the Office of the Vice President for Finance and Administration in Building 1 at the Quad-Cities Campus, 6600 34th Ave., Moline, […]

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Swim lessons, aquatic exercise, pool parties and more at BHC

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Does your child need to learn to swim? Would you like to try an aquatic exercise class? The BHC Community Aquatic Center at the Quad-Cities Campus has youth learn-to-swim classes, adult aquatic exercise classes, open swim, lifeguard training, pool party rentals and more. Find out more about the BHC Community Aquatic Center.

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Black Hawk College president announces retirement

Black Hawk College President Doctor Bettie Truitt

Black Hawk College president, Dr. Bettie Truitt has announced plans to retire at the end of 2017. Dr. Truitt began her career at the College in 1989 as an instructor in the Mathematics Department and served the College in numerous instructional and administrative roles over her 29 year career. In addition to serving as president since […]

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BHC congratulates 2017 GED®, high school completion grads

General education degree grad speaker

Black Hawk College celebrated the accomplishments of 81 students June 8 at the annual GED® and High School Completion Graduation Celebration. The event recognized Adult Education and Optional Education students from across the college district who completed all GED® or high school completion graduation requirements during the 2016-17 school year. GED® graduates Evan Goswick of […]

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Congratulations to highway construction grads

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Black Hawk College congratulates the recent graduates of the Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP). In front, from left to right, are William Ehret of Geneseo, Ammanda Medina of East Moline, Jason Blunt of Davenport, and Marvin Hughes of Moline. In back, from left to right, are Jowari Enuenwosu of Galesburg, Dillon Newby of Rock […]

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QC Campus students join Phi Theta Kappa honor society

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Black Hawk College welcomed 83 students into the Quad-Cities Campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society during the 2016-17 school year. Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. To be eligible for membership, students must have completed at least 12 credit […]

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Bennett wins Professional Board Staff Member Award

Heather Bennett Illinois Community College Trustees Association award

Congratulations to Heather Bennett, executive assistant to the president and the Board of Trustees, for winning the 2017 Professional Board Staff Member Award from the Illinois Community College Trustees Association! The Professional Board Staff Member Award recognizes exemplary professional service to an Illinois community college board. Bennett has worked at Black Hawk College since May […]

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