Final beam in place for addition at QC Campus

Closeup of yellow beam with evergreen & American flag and worker on top of red steel framework of new 2-story building

The final steel beam in the Building 1 addition at the Quad-Cities Campus is in place. Students, employees and community members signed the yellow beam before it was erected Oct. 17.  The beam is 27 feet above the ground and will be part of a service stairwell in the new addition. The beam was raised […]

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BHC pumpkin auction raises $6,800 for United Way

Male student with microphone talking in front of tables with pumpkins

There are pumpkin auctions around the country this time of the year, but, on a per-pumpkin-basis, probably none can compare to the Annual Stampede Auction of Champion Pumpkins at Black Hawk College East Campus. On Oct. 17, auctioneer and East Campus alumnus Bill LeSage persuaded the audience of generous students, faculty, staff and friends to […]

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BHC students volunteer their computer skills

IT students working on computers

Black Hawk College students recently volunteered to network and install software on 50 refurbished computers donated to Quad Cities Christian School. The Black Hawk College IT Society (BITS) sponsored the event. A group of 15 students in the college’s Computer Information Technology program, along with instructors Jamie Hill and Don Mosier, spent four hours on […]

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1954 Ford wins President’s Choice in car show at BHC

Becky Wynes & Black Hawk College President Tim Wynes presenting President's Choice Award to Gary Crowe in front of his 1954 Ford

A black 1954 Ford owned by Gary Crowe of Geneseo won the President’s Choice award at the Quad City’s Vintage Rods’ 47th Annual Car Show at the college’s Quad-Cities Campus in Moline. In the center is Tim Wynes, president of Black Hawk College, with his wife, Becky Wynes, and car owner Gary Crowe. The Sept. […]

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Students, parents invited to FAFSA Completion Night

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Planning to go to college? Want to apply for financial aid? Let Black Hawk College’s financial aid professionals assist you in completing your 2019-20 Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also known as FAFSA. Come to a FAFSA Completion Night at either campus: Quad-Cities Campus – Monday, Oct. 15 from 4-7 p.m. in the ESL […]

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Three inducted into QC Foundation 2018 Alumni Hall of Fame

Quad-Cities Foundation Alumni Hall of Fame inductees 2018 Owen, Mojica, Thodos

At a Sept. 23 ceremony, three outstanding Black Hawk College Quad-Cities Campus alumni were inducted into the 2018 Alumni Hall of Fame. Margarita Mojica of Moline, R. Dale Owen of Rock Island and John Thodos of East Moline joined 31 members of the QC Foundation Alumni Hall of Fame. “The depth and breadth of service […]

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BHC celebrates 52 Presidential Scholars from 14 high schools

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Black Hawk College congratulates 52 recent high school graduates who received the 2018 Black Hawk College Presidential Scholars Award. The Presidential Scholars Program includes full tuition scholarships to graduates in the top 10 percent of their high school class in Illinois Community College District 503. The 52 graduates are enrolled at Black Hawk College for […]

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Petitions for 2019 BHC trustee election available Sept. 18

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Nominating petitions and other election materials for the 2019 Black Hawk College Board of Trustees election may be picked up at either BHC campus beginning Tuesday, Sept. 18. Petition packets will be available in the Office of the Vice President for Finance and Administration in Building 1 at the Quad-Cities Campus, 6600 34th Ave., Moline, […]

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Interested in BHC? Come to an Explore BHC Day!

students on tour of QC Campus outside Building 1

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. Explore BHC Day is a great opportunity for parents and prospective students to learn more about programs, scholarships, getting started and more. Upcoming dates are: Friday, Oct. 12 at 1 p.m. […]

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BHC, SAU announce joint agreement

Black Hawk College and St. Ambrose University recently approved a Guaranteed Admission Agreement to better serve students and facilitate the transfer process. The agreement offers BHC students guaranteed admission to St. Ambrose to complete their bachelor’s degree. The program is designed to give BHC students a minimum of one year of contact with St. Ambrose […]

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