Community News - Black Hawk College

Free, live sessions on time management, remote learning

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Black Hawk College is offering free, LIVE online learning sessions in July to help build your skill level and confidence in time management and remote learning. These one-hour sessions are open to the public and will focus on key elements and practical solutions to get you through this changing digital world. To receive the link […]

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Orientations July 7-23 for highway construction training

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Interested in working in highway construction? A new session of the Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP) begins Monday, Aug. 10. The 13-week program aims to increase the number of minorities, women and disadvantaged individuals working on Illinois Department of Transportation projects. The intensive training is 36 hours per week. There is no cost to […]

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Get ready for fall with virtual orientation sessions

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Black Hawk College is hosting a series of virtual orientation sessions this summer for students from both campuses looking to begin classes in Fall 2020. How to @ the Hawk topics include: Advising 101 Paying for College Be a Leader Be a Successful Online Learner Navigating Canvas Excelling Academically Register for a session.

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Got an idea for a professional, continuing ed class?

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Black Hawk College’s Professional and Continuing Education Department (PaCE) has served the community’s continuing education needs for more than 50 years. The classes and programs offered are based on research as well as community feedback and need. Are you looking for a new opportunity? PaCE is working to develop new programs offered in various formats […]

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Alumna Landeros new BHC QC Foundation executive director

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Black Hawk College alumna Zenaida Landeros is the new executive director of the Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Foundation. Landeros has more than eight years of experience in fundraising, community outreach and nonprofit administration. She previously worked for the Greater Quad-Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce since 2012, becoming its executive director in 2018. She graduated from […]

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Honors lists for Spring 2020 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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An open letter from President Wynes

President Tim Wynes

To Black Hawk College employees, students and communities we serve, As each new year begins, we are filled with hope and expectation of a new beginning; a turning of the page to a better future. When the page turned and 2020 began, we had no doubt a better future was indeed on the way. But […]

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Black Hawk College honors 22 exceptional QC students

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Black Hawk College celebrates the accomplishments of 22 outstanding Quad-Cities students with the 2020 Student Commitment to Excellence Awards. The annual awards honor students at the college’s Quad-Cities sites who have shown outstanding commitment to excellence in one or more areas. The awards recognize students who have gone the extra mile to be successful. BHC employees […]

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Virtually explore QC Campus on Friday afternoons

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Join us LIVE for an online presentation and virtual tour with our Quad-Cities Campus admissions advisor. Topics will include getting started, programs of study and next steps. Virtual Explore BHC Days will be at 1 p.m. these Fridays: July 10 July 17 July 24 July 31 This is a great opportunity for families planning for […]

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New procedures for BHC bookstores

Hello Black Hawk College students! Due to the COVID-19 situation, our normal business procedures have to be changed for the time being. We are sorry for any inconvenience. Both bookstores will open Monday, June 1. PLEASE NOTE — Their hours will be: Hawk’s Hub (QC Campus) Monday-Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Friday […]

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