Apply for ADN, LPN nursing programs by Feb. 29

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Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) and Practical Nursing (LPN) applications are being accepted through Thursday, Feb. 29 for their August 2024 program starts. Associate Degree Nursing is a two-year program designed […]

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Apply by March 1 for vet tech, surg tech programs

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Love animals and science? Become a vet tech! Want to assist in surgeries? Become a surg tech! You can pursue either two-year degree program at Black Hawk College. Applications for […]

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Check out spring classes at Community Education Center in Kewanee

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The Black Hawk College Community Education Center in downtown Kewanee is offering a variety of classes for Spring 2024. Choose from: Exploring Watercolor Mondays, Jan. 22 to Feb. 12 5:45-7:45 […]

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Caring for others inspires $250,000 nursing scholarship endowment

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Dr. Wendy Hilton-Morrow has fond memories of spending time with her uncles as she grew up. They were loving, giving people who cared for others – one working as a […]

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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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BHC pumpkin auction raises $8,400 for United Way

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The 2023 Stampede Auction of Champion Pumpkins set a new fundraising record at the Black Hawk College East Campus. The Oct. 25 event raised money for Kewanee Area United Way […]

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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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Celebrate 2022-23 East Campus ag students

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Celebrate the East Campus championships and individual accomplishments from this school year in the 2023 Aggie Yearbook. Congratulations on a great year! Table of contents: Equestrian Competitive Teams Livestock Judging […]

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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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Black Hawk College approves appointment of Dr. Jeremy Thomas as next president

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Dr. Jeremy Thomas has been appointed by the Black Hawk College Board of Trustees to serve as the next president of the college. Dr. Thomas will complete an orientation period […]

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