BHC Western riders win Regionals for 17th time

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The Black Hawk College Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA) Western Equestrian Team recently was named the 2019-20 High Point Western Team for Zone 7 Region 4. This is the 17th consecutive year the college has won the IHSA Regional Championship. The BHC team had a season total of 272 points, beating the next closest school […]

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Get ready for Job Fair with Job Fair Boot Camp

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Get ready for the March 25 Job Fair at the Quad-Cities Campus with Job Fair Boot Camp! Walk-In Résumé Reviews Monday, March 2 1-4 p.m. Building 1, Room 220 Bring your résumé for a review before the fair. Need to make updates? Now is the time! Job Fair 101 Workshop Tuesday, March 3 Choose from […]

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Two BHC basketball players named to NJCAA All-Region Team

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Congratulations to Braves basketball players Sydney Hannam and Terry Ford for being named to their Region 4 All-Region Teams! Ford, a freshman guard from Jefferson High School (Rockford, IL), led his team with 20.3 points per game, 5.4 rebounds per game and 3.3 assists per game. Hannam, a freshman guard from Canton High School (Canton, […]

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BHC women’s basketball team wins Arrowhead Conference

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Congratulations to the BHC women’s basketball team for winning the Arrowhead Conference title! The 79-61 win over Carl Sandburg College at home Feb. 18 gave second-year coach Logan Frye his first conference championship and the Braves’ first conference championship since 2003. The team is now 19-10 overall, 13-4 in Region IV and 7-1 in the […]

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BHC receives $1 million gift from alumni Bob & Blenda Ontiveros

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Black Hawk College is excited to announce that it has received a $1 million gift from BHC alumni Bob and Blenda Ontiveros. The donation comes to the college from the Bob and Blenda Ontiveros Fund at the Quad Cities Community Foundation. It is the largest monetary outright gift ever donated to the Black Hawk College […]

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Congrats to Scholastic Bowl winners Mercer County, Galva, ROWVA, United high schools

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Black Hawk College East Campus hosted the 2020 Lincoln Trail Conference Scholastic Bowl Meet on Saturday, Jan. 25. The event pits students from different high schools against each other to answer questions from a variety of categories, such as history, literature, mathematics, music and science. More than 130 high school students from 11 schools in […]

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BHC Western Equestrian Team leading Region 4

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The Black Hawk College Western Equestrian Team is currently leading Region 4 in the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA) after winning the first six regular season shows. There are eight colleges/universities in Region 4 with Black Hawk College being the only two-year school. The BHC team has 182 points. Second place Iowa State University has […]

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Swim laps at QC Campus to win prizes

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Do you need a little friendly competition to stay in shape? Are you training for a triathlon? Get your swimsuits, goggles and caps together for the Swim to Barbados challenge this semester. Track the miles you swim doing laps at the BHC Community Aquatic Center at the Quad-Cities Campus. All swimmers who complete the swim […]

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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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Bizarri reaches coaching milestone

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Congratulations to Darren Bizarri for recently reaching a milestone – winning his 200th game as the Braves men’s basketball coach. “You focus on the next game. You try to be as good as you can be each night,” he said. “I’m fortunate to have had really good players and assistants. Over time, it adds up.” […]

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