BHC Western Equestrian Team leading Region 4

group of equine students in arena with banner, award ribbons & 2 horses

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

Overhead view of Black Hawk College pool

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

Female nursing student listening to child's heartbeat

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

Darren Bizarri leaning on cage of basketballs

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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Students collect $1,700 in care package items for soldiers

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The Black Hawk College Student Veterans of America recently coordinated a very successful care packages donation drive at the Quad-Cities Campus. The students collected an estimated $1,700 worth of items such as candy, granola bars, drink mixes and jerky. The donations from BHC employees, students and the community were given to the USO of Illinois. […]

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QC Campus students join Phi Theta Kappa honor society – Fall 2019

Phi Theta Kappa key

Black Hawk College welcomed 38 students into the Quad-Cities Campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society during Fall 2019. Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the official honor society for community colleges by the American Association of Community Colleges. To be eligible for membership, students must have completed at least 12 credit hours and […]

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Student-athletes named to AD’s Academic List for Fall 2019

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Thirty-one Black Hawk College student-athletes have been named to the Athletic Director’s Academic List for achieving a 3.25 GPA or higher during the Fall 2019 semester. All six Black Hawk College intercollegiate sports are represented, led by baseball with nine honorees. The 31 student-athletes on the list represent 36% of BHC players. The Academic List […]

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Apply by March 1 for surg tech program

Surgical Tech students working in scrubs during lab

Want to assist in surgeries? Become a surg tech! You can earn a Surgical Technology Associate in Applied Science degree in two years at Black Hawk College. Applications for Fall 2020 are due March 1. The Surgical Technology Program is a career-oriented program that prepares students to function as part of a team in the […]

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Honors lists for Fall 2019 released

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At the end of the fall and spring semesters, High Honors and Honors lists are published to honor students for their academic achievement.

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Explore new ideas at CommUniversity

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Explore new ideas and engage in lively discussions at CommUniversity this February at the Quad-Cities Campus. CommUniversity is a series of seminars taught by local experts in the areas of arts/humanities, personal enrichment, regional studies and theology/spirituality. Attendees can choose from classes such as Paper Crafting, Celtic Spirituality, The Psychology of Humor, Ancient Egypt from […]

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