Employees honored with BHC Coins of Excellence

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More than a dozen BHC employees were awarded Black Hawk College Coins of Excellence at the Oct. 27, 2023, Board of Trustees meeting. On Oct. 6, 2023, the college and […]

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BHC Practical Nursing program ranked #2 in Illinois

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Congratulations to the Practical Nursing program for being named the #2 Ranked Practical Nursing Program in Illinois by PracticalNursing.org! Black Hawk College received an overall score of 97.11 out of […]

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Recent vet tech grads achieve 100% pass rate

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Congratulations to the recent graduates of the Black Hawk College Veterinary Technology Program – they achieved a 100% pass rate for the Veterinary Technician National Examination (VTNE®)! “We know that […]

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Baseball hits impressive numbers for 2022-23

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Baseball is all about numbers, and the Black Hawk College baseball team had a bunch of good ones this year. For the second time in three years – and the […]

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BHC honor society chapter wins 7 regional awards

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Congratulations to the Quad-Cities Campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society for winning seven awards at the Illinois Regional Convention and Honors Institute! The awards come from work done […]

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Norman, Smith 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 2023 Induction Ceremony, […]

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Students, employees honored with BHC Coins of Excellence

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More than 50 BHC students and employees recently were honored for their accomplishments with Black Hawk College Coins of Excellence. “Our program was created to recognize individuals who have demonstrated […]

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Inaugural event raises $43,000+ for scholarships, emergency funds, mini-grants

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The inaugural Black and Gold Celebration raised more than $43,000 for the Black Hawk College Foundation. The event featured the 2023 BHC Alumni Hall of Fame induction, a silent auction, […]

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BHC exceeds goal, raises $11,435 for Kewanee Area United Way

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The goal was to raise $10,000 for the Kewanee Area United Way. But Black Hawk College employees, students and supporters exceeded that goal by more than $1,400. The BHC East […]

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BHC police officer honored for chasing, apprehending suspect

BHC police officer honored for chasing, apprehending suspect

Black Hawk College police sergeant Pat Clapper recently was honored for helping apprehend a suspect who led local law enforcement on a two-county chase that ultimately ended at the East […]

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