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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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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BHC announces 2022 graduation honors

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Black Hawk College awards honors to graduates earning an associate degree who meet the following requirements: Summa Cum Laude graduates – Must complete 60 hours of graded work at Black […]

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BHC congratulates 2022 GED®, high school completion grads

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Black Hawk College recently celebrated the accomplishments of 59 students at the annual GED® and High School Completion Graduation Celebration. The event recognized Adult Education and Optional Education students from […]

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BHC honor society students win regional awards

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Congratulations to the Quad-Cities Campus chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society for bringing home six regional awards! At the 2022 Phi Theta Kappa Illinois Regional Convention and Honors Institute, […]

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QC Campus students join Phi Theta Kappa honor society – Spring 2022

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Black Hawk College welcomed 47 students into the Quad-Cities Campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society during Spring 2022. Phi Theta Kappa is recognized as the official honor society […]

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PTA alum donates $10,000 to program

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When Steve Shuman’s father passed away in 2021, the Black Hawk College alum received an unexpected inheritance. Shuman decided that he wanted “to do something good with it.” “Someone else […]

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