Cooper receives Mentor of the Year award from Lead(h)er

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Loredana Cooper, multicultural entrepreneurial advisor at Black Hawk College, recently received the Girl on Fire Awards: 2022 Mentor of the Year from Lead(h)er. The awards recognize the extraordinary achievements of […]

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Symphony featuring BHC music instructors Nov. 5-6

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Two BHC music instructors will grace the stage at the Quad City Symphony Orchestra’s upcoming Masterworks II: Fit for a King performances Saturday, Nov. 5 and Sunday, Nov. 6. Dr. […]

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Retired BHC dean donates $20,000 to create new scholarship

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Less than six months after retiring, Glenda Nicke returned to Black Hawk College to donate $20,000 to help struggling BHC students. During her 44 years at the college, she worked […]

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BHC professor pens advice book, ‘Dear Freshman’

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A Black Hawk College psychology professor has penned a book to help first-year students. “One day in 2021 when I got done Zoom teaching, I opened a Word document with […]

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BHC honor society students win regional awards

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Congratulations to the Quad-Cities Campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society for bringing home six regional awards! At the 2022 Phi Theta Kappa Illinois Regional Convention and Honors Institute, […]

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Resetich, Teal, Frye win new BHC athletic awards

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Congratulations to Chance Resetich and Megan Teal for winning the inaugural Black Hawk College Male Student-Athlete of the Year and Female Student-Athlete of the Year awards! Logan Frye, women’s basketball […]

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Bjorgan, Hoogheem receive Golden Apple Award from students

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Two Black Hawk College employees recently received the Golden Apple Award from the college’s Phi Theta Kappa chapter at the Quad-Cities Campus. During the honor society’s Spring 2022 Induction Ceremony, […]

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BHC women share experiences, advice at HERstory event

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In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Quad-Cities Campus Student Government Association hosted a BHC HERstory: Women’s Empowerment Luncheon and Panel in honor of eight Black Hawk College employees. SGA […]

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Retired professor hopes to inspire ag students with $5,000 award

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A Black Hawk College professor who retired in 1988 wants to inspire agriculture students to do well in school and in the community. He hopes the possibility of receiving a […]

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Mini-grant to help TRIO students prepare for college classes

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Sixteen TRIO students will be better prepared to start classes this fall thanks to a $2,384 mini-grant from the Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation. The TRIO Student Support Services program […]

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