It’s a Wonderful Life at BHC – No need to call Clarence

Learning at Black Hawk College unlocks many wonderful opportunities for varying types of students. Perhaps you are fresh out of high school. Maybe you are like me, where college is opening doors for a second career. Other students might be enhancing skills to grow in a current career.

Whatever stage of life brings you to Black Hawk, make the most of your opportunity by participating in the many clubs and activities made available to all students. Continue reading “It’s a Wonderful Life at BHC – No need to call Clarence”

Advice from Chieftain and BHC Alum Andrew Nesseler

Q: How do I avoid unwanted conversations in public?

A: The obvious answer to this question is to wear headphones. Whether you’re listening to music or not, this will give the appearance that you’re busy. However, this is a tired approach, and we can do better. Let’s take some inspiration from the days of old. Continue reading “Advice from Chieftain and BHC Alum Andrew Nesseler”

Welcome back for another semester at BHC!

Tips to Help You Survive and Thrive Your Freshman Year

The first few weeks on campus are extremely critical for all new students. It is during this time that you make critical decisions that will have an effect on the rest of your life. Some of these tips are critical during your first weeks, while the others are meant for longer-term guidance and survival. Whatever you do, be sure to be yourself and try to enjoy your college experience as much as possible. Continue reading “Welcome back for another semester at BHC!”

Winter safety tips to keep you alive this cold season

Winter has fallen upon us finally, and for those who moved here from a warmer climate, the next few months are going to be a bit challenging. Here are some winter safety tips and suggestions to help you adjust. Continue reading “Winter safety tips to keep you alive this cold season”