Congrats to high school welding invitational winners!

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Black Hawk College recently hosted the 2nd Annual Fillet Weld Invitational and the 1st Annual Groove Weld Invitational at the college’s Welding and Skilled Trades Center in downtown Kewanee. The goal of these events is to provide a competitive welding contest in a state-of-the-art welding facility that gives high school students an opportunity to test […]

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English honor society at BHC welcomes 27 members

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The Black Hawk College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta, the national English honor society for two-year colleges, will induct 27 members March 28, 2019. The inductees have earned an A or B in an English course, have completed at least 12 credit hours, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students are not […]

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Nominate a BHC alum for Hall of Fame

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The Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation is accepting nominations for its Alumni Hall of Fame through Thursday, April 18. The Alumni Hall of Fame recognizes BHC alumni for their outstanding achievements. Nominations will be evaluated based on the following criteria: Outstanding distinction and success in chosen field. Humanitarian service which has proven beneficial to society. […]

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BHC Western riders win Regionals

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The Black Hawk College Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA) Western Equestrian Team recently was named the 2018-19 High Point Western Team for its region. This is the 16th consecutive year the college has won the IHSA Regional Championship. The BHC team had a season total of 239 points, beating the next closest school (Iowa State […]

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Explore ag programs April 5 at Ag Visit Day

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Do you want to study agriculture? Auto or ag mechanics? Horse science? Veterinary technology? Welding? You and your family are invited to learn more about Black Hawk College’s agriculture programs at Spring Ag Visit Day on Friday, April 5 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the East Campus.

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Women’s History Month events March 8-29

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Women’s History Month events at the Quad-Cities Campus Friday, March 8 12-12:50 p.m. Building 1, Room 306 (theatre) “20th Century Female Philosophers” by Dr. Kora Smith, assistant professor of philosophy Tuesday, March 19 9:30-10:44 a.m. Building 2, Room 105 (auditorium) “Remembering Our Legacy: Honoring 180th USCT” by Shellie Moore-Guy Friday, March 29 Noon to 2 […]

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Congrats to Scholastic Bowl winners Mercer County, ROWVA, Cambridge high schools

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Black Hawk College East Campus hosted the 2019 Lincoln Trail Conference Scholastic Bowl Meet on Saturday, Feb. 23. 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 100 high school students from nine schools in […]

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BHC 5K Hustle raises $6,200 for PTA scholarships

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The 2018 Black Hawk College 5K Hustle raised $6,200 to provide scholarships for students in the BHC Physical Therapist Assistant Program. The annual road race was Nov. 10, 2018, at the college’s Quad-Cities Campus in Moline. The 2019 race will be Saturday, Nov. 9. Since 2012, the event has raised more than $54,000 to benefit […]

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Apply for 2019-20 scholarships starting March 15

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Students – You can apply for 2019-20 scholarships from the Black Hawk College Foundations beginning Friday, March 15. You complete only one application whether you are enrolling at the Quad-Cities Campus or the East Campus. However, once in the application, you must select the campus you will be attending in order to qualify for scholarships […]

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QC Campus students join Phi Theta Kappa honor society

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Black Hawk College welcomed 34 students into the Quad-Cities Campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society during Fall 2018. 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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