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HCC Ag to hold Farm to Table dinner on September 12

Join the Highland Community Agriculture program for the 3rd annual Farm to Table Dinner fundraiser on Thursday, September 12 at Keith Hinrichs’ farm, located at 4715 W. Pearl City Road., Freeport, Illinois. The evening includes a discussion by local agriculture specialists on raising or producing food products, and 100 percent more

Highland Community College Express Registration July 30

Students who have not registered for the fall semester should attend the Highland Community College express registration on Tuesday, July 30 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the HCC Student/Conference Center, 2998 W. Pearl City Rd., Freeport, Ill. Students can prepare for the 2019 Fall Semester by taking placement more

Ten Cougars named to Academic All-American status

Based on academic excellence, 10 Highland Community College student-athletes are honored as NJCAA All-Academic Team recipients. In order for student-athletes to qualify for this prestigious academic award, the individual must have completed a minimum 24 semester hours in the 2018-19 academic year with a minimum 3.60 GPA. Second Team NJCAA All-Academic more

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 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 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 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 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, 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 more

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