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HCC instructor presents at international conference in Paris

Dr. Brendan Dutmer, Associate Dean, Natural Science and Mathematics, and chemistry instructor, will present a paper recently published in Dalton Transactions at the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) conference on July 8 and 9 in Paris. “This feels amazing,” Dutmer said. “To be able to present this paper ...read more

Highland Community College Spring Graduates 2019

Baileyville: Keileigh Kloepping, Associate of Arts; Denise Peters, Nursing — AAS Byron: Alexis Streff, Associate of General Studies, Agricultural Production — Certificate, Agricultural Management — AAS Cedarville: Chad Foltz, Associate of Arts; Breanna Goldsmith, Nursing — AAS; John Havens, Computer Science — AS Clinton, Iowa: Jerri Jackley, Nursing — AAS Dakota: Casey Brokhausen, Associate ...read more

HCC student athletes receive Arrowhead Conference Academic Excellence Awards

Thirty-four Highland Community College student-athletes were named to the 2018-2019 Arrowhead Conference Academic Excellence Team. Academic Excellence selections must have completed at least 12 credit hours per semester while achieving a 3.00-grade point average or above.   "It is always exciting to announce the recipients of the Arrowhead All-Academic team and once ...read more

Highland graduate takes studies abroad for Global Studies

It’s been two years since Emily Freiburger, 20, of Pecatonica, graduated from Highland Community College as a CollegeNow student when she earned her high school diploma from Pecatonica High School and an associate degree from Highland. As a current undergraduate student at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) she is studying ...read more

Former Highland Trustee awarded ICCTA Certificate of Merit

Diane Gallagher of East Dubuque, a former Highland Board of Trustee member, was awarded the Illinois Community College Trustee Association (ICCTA) 2019 Certificate of Merit. Gallagher served as a Highland Trustee from 2001-2019. In her illustrious career as a trustee, she served on both the local and state level. With ICCTA, ...read more

Highland announces Spring 2019 Semester dean’s list

  Highland Community College proudly announces the dean’s list for the Spring 2019 Semester. Students who have completed 12 credit hours or more during the semester and have a minimum of a 3.25 grade point average (GPA), based on a 4.0 scale, are included on the dean’s list. Highest Honors are ...read more

Highland breaks ground for Ag greenhouse

Through the generosity of local donors, Highland Community College can continue the tradition of educational excellence in Northwest Illinois. The Highland Foundation is holding a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Agriculture Greenhouse on Wednesday, June 19 at 11:30 a.m. near building E on campus at 2988 W. Pearl City Rd., ...read more

Highland announces winners for the Jane Addams Essay Contest

Highland Community College is pleased to announce the 2019 winners of the Jane Addams Essay Contest. Recipients included a Highland Community College student and a local high school student for their essay about Jane Addams and the topic of her belief in democracy. Carson Meyers was awarded $350 for her submission ...read more

Gym Floor Advisory

6/10/19 Update The Illinois Department of Health confirms the action steps outlined below. The Stephenson County Health Department and the Illinois Department of Public Health reviewed the quality of tests and the recommendation for the main gym and auxiliary gym exposure time. ____________________________________________________________________________________ 6/6/19 Posting Background Information As part of a recent Protection, Health, and ...read more

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