Soil Judging Team undefeated in Fall 2022

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Congratulations to the BHC Soil Judging Team for being undefeated in Fall 2022! The team took first place at two regional American Society of Agronomy contests in two states. The […]

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BHC hunt seat riders ranked No. 2 in region

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Hunt Seat Equestrian Team for finishing Fall 2022 ranked No. 2 in the region! BHC riders competed in five Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA) […]

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BHC Western riders claim high point at Iowa State

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The Black Hawk College Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association (IHSA) Western Equestrian Team kicked off its competitive season Sept. 24-25 by earning the high point title both days. Twenty-three students traveled […]

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BHC pumpkin auction raises $8,325 for United Way

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After a two-year absence, the Stampede Auction of Champion Pumpkins returned to the Black Hawk College East Campus and set a new fundraising record. The Oct. 12 event raised money […]

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Western Equestrian Team wraps up historic year

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While Black Hawk College has been a top contender for many years, 2022 was the first time the college’s Western Equestrian Team claimed victory at the IHSA National Championships. “The […]

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BHC horse judging students bring home big wins

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Horse Judging Team for a very successful 2021-22 season! Sophomores competed in Fall 2021 while freshmen competed in Spring 2022. Students compete individually and […]

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BHC Livestock Judging Team named National Champion

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The 2021-22 Livestock Judging Team will go down in history as one of the greatest teams to ever be assembled at Black Hawk College, finishing the year as the National […]

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BHC Western Equestrian Team makes history as IHSA champs

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Congratulations to the Black Hawk College Western Equestrian Team for making history as the first two-year school to win the Intercollegiate Horse Shows Association Western Team Championship! The BHC riders […]

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Perseverance the key for BHC’s hunt seat riders

Looking back on the 2021-22 season, perseverance is the word that comes to mind for Selena Finn, coach of the Black Hawk College Hunt Seat Equestrian Team. “Many from this […]

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BHC sweeps NACTA Judging Conference for 13th time

NACTA Sweepstakes Award

Congratulations to Black Hawk College East Campus students and coaches for winning the 2022 North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Judging Conference Sweepstakes Award! This marks the 13th […]

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