BHC East Campus student-athletes win academic, athletic awards

Black Hawk College East Campus student-athletes recently earned the following awards from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). NJCAA Academic All-American Banner Award winners (45 credits or more with a 3.60 GPA or higher) Jessica Crabtree, Lenzburg, IL – women’s volleyball – Superior (3.80-3.99 GPA) Katie Miller, Cambridge, IL – women’s volleyball and women’s […]

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Ag Recognition Reception 2015

ag reception

Students involved in the Black Hawk College East Campus agriculture programs were honored May 22, 2015, at the Agribusiness Club’s 42nd annual Agriculture Recognition Reception. Click here to view the 2015 Ag Recognition Reception Program online (program contains results of all contests) This year’s banquet, sponsored by Black Hawk College Agriculture Alumni, recognized student achievements which included […]

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BHC students elect Carlos Martinez student trustee for 2016-17

Carlos Martinez of Colona was elected by his peers to be the student representative on the Black Hawk College Board of Trustees for 2016-17. He was seated at the board’s April 28 meeting and will serve until April 2017. Martinez is a member of the Black Hawk College Math Club, Engineering Club and the Association […]

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15 students honored at Founders’ Scholars reception

Black Hawk College recently honored 15 East Campus students for their academic excellence at the 32nd Annual Founders’ Scholars Awards Reception. The event is named after the East Campus founders – Dr. Glenn Case, James Golby, Gust Lundberg, Ted Vlahos and Robert White. “This is the time of year when we recognize the outstanding achievements […]

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Rep. Bustos honors retiring BHC professor Eastlund

U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos recently presented Black Hawk College history/political science professor Joan Eastlund with a certificate honoring her as she retires after 37 years at the college. Bustos read the tribute into the Congressional record on April 28, 2016. “I’m deeply humbled and honored,” Eastlund said. “It is the students who inspire me. It […]

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Maguire inducted into BHC East Foundation Wall of Fame

Wall of Fame 2016 inductee Ken Maguire receiving award

Professor emeritus Ken Maguire was inducted April 22, 2016, into the Black Hawk College East Foundation Wall of Fame in a ceremony at the college’s East Campus south of Kewanee. The Wall of Fame represents individuals and organizations that have made Black Hawk College East Campus the quality higher education institution it is today. As […]

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