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Highland Community College honors GED® completers with Recognition Ceremony

Highland Community College’s 46th annual General Education Development (GED®) Recognition Ceremony, to honor the 2018 completers was on Wednesday, November 14 at the Community Service Center at 2998 W. Pearl City Rd., Freeport, Ill. The fifteen students who completed the requirements for the GED® certificate as part of Highland’s Adult Education ...read more

Highland Community College Foundation recognizes distinguished alumni

On November 8, the Highland Community College Foundation recognized six individuals as Distinguished Alumni during the annual ceremony held at the Freeport Club in Freeport. This is the 24th year the awards have been presented to individuals who have shown community leadership, made their start at Highland Community College and believe ...read more

Highland holds graduation for Thomson Cohorts

Seven students from the Thomson Federal Prison graduated from Highland Community College on Tuesday, October 30 in the Student/Conference Center on campus at 2998 W. Pearl City Rd., Freeport, Ill. "Today's graduates were very appreciative to us assisting them in attaining an industrial certificate in Welding," said Tim Hood, Highland Community ...read more

Highland Agriculture Students Compete at Illinois PAS Conference

Sixteen Highland Community College Agriculture students recently participated in the Illinois Professional Agriculture Students (PAS) Annual Conference at Lincoln Land College in Springfield, Ill. The conference included competitions in mock job interviews, agriculture sale competitions, agriculture knowledge quiz bowl, and a number of agriculture-specific team competitions that included general knowledge exams, ...read more

Fall 2018 Final Exam Schedule

Below is the final exam schedule for the fall semester of 2018.  Final exam week is Dec. 10-14.  Please check for the times of your examinations. Final exams in classes beginning at 5:00 p.m. or later on MW or 5:30 p.m. or later on TR, will take place on the first ...read more

Highland ECE students hold a fundraiser for books to area students

Highland students in the Intro to Early Childhood Education (ECE) classes raised enough money to disperse books to 12 area teachers for a book a month to a total of 335 students from area schools in the Highland Community College district through the end of the school year.   The service project ...read more

Highland Chorale and Youth Choir to present Holiday Concert

Enjoy the joyous sounds of familiar and new holiday songs with a Holiday Concert by the Highland Chorale and Youth Choir at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 2 in the Fine Arts Theatre located in the Ferguson Fine Arts Center, 2998 W. Pearl City Rd., Freeport, Ill.   The Highland Chorale is ...read more

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