Explore ag programs Nov. 8 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 Ag Visit Day on Friday, Nov. 8 from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the East Campus.

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Apply for free Oct. 18 at both campuses

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Want to attend Black Hawk College but haven’t applied yet? Prospective BHC students can apply for FREE on Friday, Oct. 18 and Friday, Nov. 15. Students planning to attend in Spring 2020, Summer 2020 or Fall 2020 are eligible. The $20 application fee will be waived ONLY on Oct. 18 and Nov. 15. Students may […]

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Get help with your FAFSA at workshops

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Did you know that you can apply for financial aid for 2020-21 beginning Oct. 1? Let our financial aid professionals assist you in completing your 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Financial Aid Office will host two FAFSA Completion Nights in October: Tuesday, Oct. 8 at the Quad-Cities Campus Tuesday, Oct. 22 […]

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BHC celebrates 50 years of providing Adult Ed classes

Adult Education Family Literacy Week

Black Hawk College is celebrating National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week Sept. 22-28. Each year, approximately 1,100 students enroll in GED completion and non-credit English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at Black Hawk College. More than 36 million adults in the United States cannot read, write or do basic math above a third-grade […]

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Interested in BHC? Come to an Explore BHC Day!

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Join us for a tour of the Quad-Cities Campus and a presentation from admissions and financial aid representatives to learn more about getting started. This is a great opportunity for parents and prospective students to get answers to their college-related questions. Explore BHC Days are the following Fridays at 1 p.m. 2019: Sept. 20 Oct. […]

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Irvin inducted into BHC East Foundation Wall of Fame

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Professor emerita Donna Irvin was inducted Sept. 7 into the Black Hawk College East Foundation Wall of Fame. More than 140 people attended the ceremony at Jumer’s Casino & Hotel in Rock Island. View photos from the event on Facebook. The Wall of Fame represents individuals and organizations that have made Black Hawk College East […]

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QC Campus students join Phi Theta Kappa honor society

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Black Hawk College welcomed nine students into the Quad-Cities Campus’ chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society during Summer 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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Ribbon cut for Building 1 addition, renovation at QC Campus

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Dozens of students, employees and members of the community gathered Aug. 29 in the new courtyard at the Quad-Cities Campus to celebrate the Building 1 addition and renovation. The $17.8 million project began in March 2017 with renovations to the Enrollment Services, Financial Aid and Bursar’s offices. Ground was broken in March 2018 for the […]

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Ribbon cut on new equine facilities at East Campus

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More than 100 people – and 60 horses – attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house Aug. 22 to celebrate the new equine facilities at the East Campus. The additions and renovations build upon the college’s nationally recognized equine program. Improvements include: 20,000-square-foot addition for equine studies 94 horse stalls, a 36% increase 7,400-square-foot practice […]

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Prospective nursing students should attend info session

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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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