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East Campus hosting Spring Visit Days

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Join us for one of our Spring Visit Days! Visit us on campus or participate virtually. Meet faculty members and ag and equine competitive team coaches, tour campus and learn about campus life from our Student Ambassadors. If needed, you also can take your placement test (AccuPlacer) and meet with an advisor to register for […]

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BHC celebrating Women’s History Month 2021

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Join us online for these Women’s History Month events: Watch Party – ‘Becoming’ – Thursday, March 11 at 7 p.m. Watch Party – ‘Moxie’ – Tuesday, March 23 at 7 p.m. Let’s Empower One Another panel discussion – Tuesday, March 30 from 3-4 p.m. A Walk in Their Shoes – Wednesday, March 31 from 4-5 […]

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Buy a reusable shopping bag in March, support the BHC Foundation

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Would you like to support the BHC Foundation? Here’s an easy way! This month, the Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation will receive a $1 donation from each $2.50 reusable, red “My Heart” shopping bag sold at the Hy-Vee store at 4218 Avenue of the Cities, Moline. Don’t need a bag? Donate it to the Hawk’s […]

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BHC tuition remaining same for 2021-22

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For the fifth straight year, Black Hawk College tuition will remain the same. “The Black Hawk College Board of Trustees is proud to approve in-district tuition staying the same again for fiscal year 2022,” said Steve Frommelt, vice president for finance and administration. At the BHC Board of Trustees meeting Feb. 25, trustees voted unanimously […]

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BHC art students exhibiting in Figge’s College Invitational

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Seven Black Hawk College students are exhibiting their artwork in the Figge Art Museum College Invitational. The exhibit features artwork by 42 students from eight area colleges and universities – Augustana College, Black Hawk College, Clinton Community College, Knox College, Monmouth College, Scott Community College, St. Ambrose University and Western Illinois University. Art professors at […]

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Students share their love stories for Valentine’s Day

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February is the month for love, so we asked BHC students to tell us how their valentines won their hearts! Nineteen students submitted their stories – either romantic, friendship or family – and three of them won a special Valentine’s Day prize valued at $150. Thank you to all of the students who submitted love […]

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Career, technical education programs prepare students for immediate employment

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Black Hawk College has more than 70 career and technical education programs that prepare students for immediate employment in high-wage, high-demand careers. Since 2015, the college has awarded more than 1,000 Associate in Applied Science degrees to more than 900 students and more than 1,200 certificates to more than 1,000 students in career and technical […]

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Free, live workshops on handling conflict, effective job search

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Black Hawk College is offering a series of free online learning workshops to help build your skill level and confidence to succeed virtually. These one-hour live sessions will focus on key elements and practical solutions to get you through this changing digital world. The session topics for February and March are How to Make Conflict […]

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Graduation applications due March 19

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Have you applied for graduation? If you plan to graduate in Spring 2021 or Summer 2021, you MUST apply for graduation – it is not an automatic process. The Application for Degree or Certificate Award is available online, in Enrollment Services or can be emailed to you upon request. Applications are due to either campus […]

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Prospective nursing students should attend PINS meeting

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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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