Livestock Judging Team takes 2nd at American Royal

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Livestock Judging Team for winning second place in the American Royal Collegiate Livestock Judging Contest in Kansas City, MO! The sophomore team outscored more than 20 teams from Colorado, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas and Wyoming. In livestock judging, selected contestants compete, as a team and individually, to […]

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Livestock Judging Team wins Tulsa State Fair contest

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Livestock Judging Team for winning the Collegiate Livestock Judging Contest at the Tulsa State Fair! The sophomore team took first place out of 25 teams with 4,207 points, beating the second-place team by 58 points. Team members also competed individually against students from Colorado, Illinois, Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas. […]

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Associate Degree Nursing applications accepted thru Nov. 1

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The BHC Associate Degree Nursing Program is accepting applications through Monday, Nov. 1 for the program’s January 2022 start. Visit the Associate Degree Nursing web page for applications and other information.

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Livestock Judging Team wins State Fair of Texas contest

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Livestock Judging Team for winning the Collegiate Livestock Judging Contest at the State Fair of Texas! The sophomore team won: 1st – Overall 1st – Cattle 1st – Swine 2nd – Reasons 7th – Sheep/Goats Team members also competed individually against students from Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas and Wyoming. […]

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Livestock judging freshmen, sophomores win World Beef Expo

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Livestock Judging Team for winning both the freshman and sophomore divisions at the World Beef Expo Collegiate Livestock Judging Contest at the Wisconsin State Fairgrounds! In the sophomore division, BHC teams took 1st, 2nd and 3rd. In the freshman division, BHC teams took 1st, 2nd and 4th. The sophomore […]

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BHC celebrating 52 years of providing Adult Ed classes

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Black Hawk College is celebrating National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week Sept. 19-25. The college began serving adult learners on July 1, 1969. Today, the Black Hawk College Adult Education program provides instruction in Adult Basic Education (ABE), Adult Secondary Education (ASE), high school credit and English as a Second Language (ESL). Each year, […]

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Sophomore Livestock Judging Team wins National Barrow Show

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Livestock Judging Team for winning the 2021 National Barrow Show Judging Contest in Austin, MN! The sophomore team won both High Team Overall and High Team Reasons in the Junior College Division in the 75th National Barrow Show Swine Judging Contest. Pictured from left to right, the team members […]

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Apply for free Oct. 24-31

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The future doesn’t stop, and neither should you. If you’ve been considering your next steps at Black Hawk College but haven’t applied yet, now is the time. Prospective BHC students can apply online for FREE from 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 24 through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 31 using the code FREEAPP2021. Students planning to attend […]

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Retired professor, musician creates scholarship for jazz students

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Dr. Edgar Crockett spent 29 years teaching thousands of Black Hawk College students about music and sharing his musical talent with them and the Quad-Cities community. Even though he retired July 31, he will continue to have an impact on BHC students through the new Black Hawk College Foundation Jazz Scholarship. For nearly three decades, […]

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BHC, Augustana announce new partnership

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Black Hawk College and Augustana College have formed a partnership to offer students a clear path to an affordable, high-quality education close to home. Black Hawk College has transfer agreements with more than two dozen schools, both big and small, private and public, in the Midwest and beyond. This new partnership with Augustana College will […]

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