Enjoy free concerts by BHC music students this spring

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Enjoy a variety of musical performances by Black Hawk College students in May. All events are open to the public. Admission is free. BHC Vocal Recital – Monday, April 30 at 7:30 p.m. at the Deere-Wiman House, 811 11th Ave., Moline BHC Spring Choral Concert – Friday, May 4 at 7:30 p.m. at 1st Congregational […]

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Dogs, cats available for adoption at East Campus

Veterinary sciences program chocolate lab puppy

At the end of each semester, the animals cared for by students at the BHC East Campus Veterinary Sciences Center are available for adoption. Photos are posted on Facebook with names and descriptions. For more information about the animals still available or the adoption process, contact Kim Stevens (stevensk@bhc.edu or 309-854-1991). There is an adoption […]

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Apply for 2018-19 scholarships by May 1

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Students – Apply for 2018-19 scholarships from the Black Hawk College East Foundation and the Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation by Tuesday, May 1. Go to www.bhc.edu/foundation and select the foundation for the campus you attend or plan to attend.

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BHC student named bronze scholar, wins $1,000 scholarship

Dylan Freeman Black Hawk College Coca-Cola scholar 2018

Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Campus student Dylan Freeman of Moline has been named a 2018 Coca-Cola Academic Team Bronze Scholar and will receive a $1,000 scholarship. The program recognizes 50 gold, 50 silver and 50 bronze scholars with nearly $200,000 in scholarships annually. Selection as a bronze scholar was based on scores earned in the […]

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Congrats to Scholastic Bowl winners Mercer County, Annawan, ROWVA high schools

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Black Hawk College East Campus hosted the 2018 Lincoln Trail Conference Scholastic Bowl Meet on Saturday, Feb. 24. The event pits students from different high schools against each other to answer questions from a variety of categories, such as history, literature, mathematics, music and science. More than 100 high school students from 10 schools in […]

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BHC named Top 5 college by Successful Farming

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Black Hawk College recently was named one of the 5 Top Community Colleges by Successful Farming magazine. “You’re missing a good bet if you haven’t looked to the two-year community colleges as a source of farm employees,” the article says. “Their associate degree graduates may be more battle-tested for real farmwork than four-year graduates from […]

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BHC celebrates volleyball coach Mary Davis, softball GPA

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The Black Hawk College Athletic Department 2018 Special Awards Night was Feb. 15 between the women’s and men’s basketball games at the Quad-Cities Campus. Congratulations to our women’s softball team! Carrie Calderon Award – Softball team wins with a 3.56 GPA Fall 2017. Great job to all sports for earning a departmental 3.07 cumulative GPA! […]

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Enjoy BHC Jazz Band performances at Cool Beanz this semester

3 members of Black Hawk College Jazz Band playing trumpets and alto sax

The Black Hawk College Jazz Band will perform from 6-8 p.m. at Cool Beanz Coffeehouse: Wednesday, Feb. 7 Thursday, Feb. 22 Thursday, March 8 Thursday, March 22 Thursday, April 12 Thursday, April 26 All shows are free and open to the public. Cool Beanz is located at 1325 30th St., Rock Island, IL. For more […]

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Swim lessons, aquatic exercise, pool parties and more at BHC

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Does your child need to learn to swim? Would you like to try an aquatic exercise class? The BHC Community Aquatic Center at the Quad-Cities Campus has youth learn-to-swim classes, adult aquatic exercise classes, open swim, lifeguard training, pool party rentals and more. Find out more about the BHC Community Aquatic Center.

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BHC 5K Hustle raises $10,000 for PTA scholarships

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The 2017 Black Hawk College 5K Hustle raised $10,000 to provide scholarships for students in the BHC Physical Therapist Assistant Program. The annual road race was Nov. 11, 2017, at the college’s Quad-Cities Campus in Moline. Since 2012, the event has raised more than $51,000 to benefit the Physical Therapist Assistant Program. Pictured from left […]

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