BHC closed Oct. 14 for Columbus Day

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All Black Hawk College locations and facilities will be closed Monday, Oct. 14 in observance of Columbus Day. The college will re-open Tuesday, Oct. 15.

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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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Reynolds family donates $2,025 to help GED® students

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The family of Adrianne Reynolds recently donated $2,025 to the Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation to help pay for youth GED® testing for BHC students. Adrianne’s stepfather, Tony Reynolds, and stepmother, Joanna Reynolds, presented the check to Glenda Nicke, dean of adult and continuing education, and Maureen Dickinson, executive director of the Black Hawk College […]

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1950 Ford wins President’s Choice in car show at BHC

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A 1950 Ford coupe owned by Gib DeKoster of Moline won the President’s Choice award at the Quad City’s Vintage Rods’ 48th Annual Car Show at the Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Campus in Moline. DeKoster is pictured with Tim Wynes, president of Black Hawk College, and his wife, Becky Wynes. The Sept. 29 show highlighted […]

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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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Four inducted into BHC QC Foundation 2019 Alumni Hall of Fame

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Four outstanding Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Campus alumni were inducted into the 2019 Alumni Hall of Fame at a Sept. 25 ceremony. Rick McGrath of Moline, Dan McNeil of Moline, the late Alan Perley and Tim Stout of East Moline joined 34 members of the Black Hawk College QC Foundation Alumni Hall of Fame. “These […]

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

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The BHC Community Aquatic Center at the Quad-Cities Campus offers many fun ways to stay fit. You can choose from: Open swim for families Lap swim Water aerobics for adults and teens Youth swim lessons Parent/tot classes Adult group swim lessons Mermaid School Birthday parties Look what we have to offer at the BHC Community […]

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BHC celebrates 50 years of providing Adult Ed classes

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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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