Retired BHC dean donates $20,000 to create new scholarship

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Less than six months after retiring, Glenda Nicke returned to Black Hawk College to donate $20,000 to help struggling BHC students. During her 44 years at the college, she worked […]

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BHC celebrating 53 years of providing Adult Ed classes

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Black Hawk College is celebrating National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week Sept. 18-24. The college began serving adult education learners on July 1, 1969. Today, the Black Hawk College […]

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Enjoy art, music this fall at the QC Campus

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Enjoy art exhibits and musical performances this fall at Black Hawk College! All events are free and open to the public. Unless otherwise noted, exhibits and performances are at the […]

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Petitions for 2023 BHC trustee election available Sept. 20

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Nominating petitions and other election materials for the 2023 Black Hawk College Board of Trustees election may be picked up at either BHC campus beginning Tuesday, Sept. 20. Petition packets […]

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BHC professor pens advice book, ‘Dear Freshman’

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A Black Hawk College psychology professor has penned a book to help first-year students. “One day in 2021 when I got done Zoom teaching, I opened a Word document with […]

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BHC alum Shepherd named head golf coach

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Golfer Shayne Shepherd is back at Black Hawk College. The BHC alum will lead the Braves golf program starting Aug. 1. “As a first-year head coach, he is committed to […]

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New ballfield complex under construction

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The Black Hawk College softball and baseball teams will be playing in new facilities in 2023. A two-phase project will relocate the softball field from the east side of the […]

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Student-athletes win national academic awards for 2021-22

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Eighteen student-athletes recently earned All-Academic Team honors from the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) for their 2021-22 overall GPAs. The NJCAA 2021-22 All-Academic Teams salute student-athletes across the country […]

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Students can apply MTI credits to BHC degree

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Black Hawk College is partnering with Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) to benefit students and the community and provide skilled employees that local employers need. MTI students who have completed select […]

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Student-athletes named to AD’s Academic List for Spring 2022

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Forty-five 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 Spring 2022 semester. The 45 student-athletes on […]

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