BHC closed Feb. 18 for Presidents’ Day

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All Black Hawk College facilities will be closed Monday, Feb. 18 in observance of Presidents’ Day.

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Students, parents invited to Feb. 28 FAFSA Completion Night

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Haven’t completed your FAFSA? Have questions? Need help? Let Black Hawk College’s financial aid professionals assist you in completing your 2019-20 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Completion Night Thursday, Feb. 28 4-7 p.m. Quad-Cities Campus Building 1, ESL Computer Lab (below the library) Students AND parents should bring their: Federal Student Aid […]

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Apply by March 1 for vet tech, surg tech programs

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Love animals and science? Become a vet tech! Want to assist in surgeries? Become a surg tech! You can pursue either two-year degree program at Black Hawk College. Applications for Fall 2019 are due Friday, March 1. The Veterinary Technology Associate in Applied Science prepares students to perform veterinary procedures under the supervision of a […]

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East Campus hosting 10 high schools Feb. 23 for Scholastic Bowl

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Black Hawk College East Campus is proud to host the 2019 Lincoln Trail Conference Scholastic Bowl Meet from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23.

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Apply by March 11 for East CNA scholarship

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The Black Hawk College East Foundation has two $500 scholarships available for students enrolling in the March 18 Basic Nurse Assistant Training Program at the BHC Community Education Center in downtown Kewanee. The eight-week program trains students to work as certified nursing assistants (CNAs) to assist nurses in direct patient care. The program includes 80 […]

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Honors lists for Fall 2018 released

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At the end of the fall and spring semesters, High Honors and Honors lists are published to honor students for their academic achievement.

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BHC drive brings in donations for 50+ military care packages

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Thanks to the generous donations from Black Hawk College employees and students and the community, military members serving overseas will receive care packages in the new year. The BHC Military Students and Veterans Club collected cash donations and care package items at both college campuses. Jason Gilbraith with Regional Media in Kewanee – whose son, […]

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BHC United Way campaigns raise $15,800

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Black Hawk College’s 2018 United Way employee campaigns raised more than $15,800 across the college district. The two campaigns raised: East (Kewanee Area United Way) – $9,341 Quad Cities (United Way of the Quad Cities Area) – $6,467 Thanks to the East Employee Campaign Committee members – Dr. Alan Abbott, Drew Cotton, Tyler Gradert, David […]

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Outreach Center employees donate to military care packages

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Employees at the BHC Outreach Center in East Moline recently contributed three boxes of donations to the military care packages drive at the Quad-Cities Campus. The BHC Military Students and Veterans Club hosted the month-long drive. The club is working with the USO of Illinois to send packages to troops serving overseas. Donations from the […]

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BHC math professor receives Faculty of the Year award

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Every year the Illinois Community College Faculty Association (ICCFA) honors an outstanding community college faculty member in Illinois with the Leo Welch Faculty of the Year Award. Connie McLean, Black Hawk College math professor, received the 2018 award Nov. 16 at the ICCFA annual conference in East Peoria. McLean has taught math at Black Hawk […]

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