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Dillon Lecture to Feature "Miracle on the Hudson" Flight Attendant

10.29.18
Doreen Welsh, flight attendant on US Airways Flight 1549, better known as the “Miracle on the Hudson”, will be the final speaker of the 2018 Ray and Stella Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College.  Welsh will appear on Tuesday, November 6 at 10:30 a.m. in the Hutchinso ...

Board Welcomes Spirit Squad, Receives Strategic Plan Update

10.11.18
The Board of Trustees of Hutchinson Community College met the students and coaches of its Spirit Squad to start its October 11 board meeting. The Spirit Squad is comprised of the cheer and dance teams that support Blue Dragon athletics and the college at a number of sporting and other events through ...

HutchCC Livestock Judging Brings Home Championship

10.04.18
The Hutchinson Community College livestock judging team returned home from the prestigious AKSARBEN Stock Show in Grand Island, NE with several honors, including being named the Champion Overall Sophomore Team.  Contributing to this accomplishment were a championship in Reasons, a championship ...

Dillon Lecture Series Announces 2019 Lineup

09.20.18
The Dillon Lecture Series has announced the speakers for the 2019 season. The lecture schedule kicks off with Dr. Rick Rigsby on February 19. In 2017, Dr. Rigsby delivered one of the most passionate speeches ever heard entitled The Wisdom of a Third Grade Dropout. More than 200 million people world ...

Board of Trustees Welcome Student Ambassadors

09.14.18
The Board of Trustees of Hutchinson Community College met the faces of student recruitment to start the September board meeting, Thursday, September 13 in addition to conducting several items of routine business.   The Board was introduced to the Student Ambassadors and the College’s admi ...

Breaking Bad Star to Present Dillon Lecture

09.04.18
RJ Mitte, co-star of AMC’s “Breaking Bad” and an equality and diversity activist, will be the third speaker of the 2018 Ray and Stella Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College.  Mitte will appear on Tuesday, October 2 at 10:30 a.m. in the Hutchinson Sports Arena.& ...

Board Approves 2018-19 Budget

08.12.18
The Board of Trustees approved the 2018-19 Hutchinson Community College budget at the monthly board meeting on August 9. The board approved the budget after a public hearing to begin the meeting.  Julie Blanton, Vice President of Finance and Operations, presented the College’s budget pro ...

Board of Trustees Reviews Proposed Budget

07.20.18
The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees heard a report on the proposed budget for the next fiscal year at its July meeting. Julie Blanton, Vice President of Finance & Operations, presented the College’s 2018-2019 budget proposal at the meeting. There is the expectation of a part ...

HutchCC Announces Training Partnership with Spirit Aerosystems

06.28.18
The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees held its final meeting of the fiscal year Thursday evening. The Board conducted several items of routine business including approval of the final bills to be paid for the 2017-18 fiscal year. Steve Porter, HutchCC’s Vice President of Workforce ...

Board Welcomes SkillsUSA National Qualifiers

06.15.18
At the June 14 meeting of the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees, the Board welcomed members of the College’s SkillsUSA team who have qualified for the national SkillsUSA competition to be held June 25-29 in Louisville, KY. A total of five HutchCC students will be participating at ...

HutchCC Names Student Ambassadors for 2018-19 School Year

05.29.18
Hutchinson Community College has announced the list of newly selected Student Ambassadors for the 2018-19 school year. The Ambassador group, comprised of HutchCC students from all areas of the college, assists the Admissions Office with recruiting and conducts campus visits and tours throughout the ...

Badinage Earns Prestigious DownBeat Award

05.10.18
Hutchinson Community College vocal jazz group Badinage has been honored in the 41st Annual DownBeat Student Music Awards, which each year recognizes the top collegiate jazz musicians. Badinage won in the Community College Large Vocal Jazz Emsemble Category. The students will be recognized in DownBea ...

Board Welcomes New Faculty

05.09.18
In its final meeting of the 2017-18 academic year, the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began its May meeting with an introduction to those instructors completing their first year at HutchCC and who have participated in the College’s New Faculty Teaching Academy. The Academy is d ...

Nunez and Pauly Recognized as Young Kansan Award Winners

05.09.18
Two outstanding Hutchinson Community College students were recognized as the 2018 Young Kansan Award winners at a reception in the Parker Student Union on Thursday, May 3. Yadira Nunez (Salina) and Tyler Pauly (Viola) were recognized from a field of students nominated for the honor.  The Young ...

HutchCC Ag Team Achieves Top Three Finish at NACTA

05.03.18
The Hutchinson Community College agriculture program achieved a third place overall finish at the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Conference (NACTA) in Norfolk, Nebraska April 18-21. The HutchCC teams won first place in Precision Agriculture, second place in Crops and Computer A ...

HutchCC Students Excel at SkillsUSA Competition

05.02.18
Students at Hutchinson Community College took home several top honors at the SkillsUSA Kansas State Championships held in April in Hutchinson. In all, Hutchinson had five first-place finishes.  The first-place finishers in each event will advance to the National SkillsUSA Championships, to be h ...

Board of Trustees Welcomes Students Group, Approves Bids

04.16.18
The April meeting of the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began with the introduction of members of the sports medicine staff and student athletic trainers. These students and staff members provide athletic training services to the twelve Blue Dragon athletic programs for all of their ...

HutchCC Student Publications Claim Several Top Awards

04.12.18
The Hutchinson Community College student publications - The Hutchinson Collegian newspaper and Dragon's Tale magazine - came home with several awards after attending the Kansas Collegiate Media (KCM) Conference in Wichita on April 8-9. The Dragon’s Tale staff at HutchCC is led by advisor A ...

HutchCC to Host Career Connections Job Fair

04.10.18
Hutchinson Community College will be hosting the Third Annual Career Connections Job Fair this Thursday, April 12 from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. in the Hutchinson Sports Arena. This event will provide a tremendous opportunity for job seekers in the community, as well as current and former HutchCC stude ...

Dillon Lecture to Feature History-Making NASA Astronaut

04.10.18
Captain Scott Kelly, history-making U.S. Astronaut and retired U.S. Navy Captain, is the next lecturer in the 2018 Ray and Stella Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College.  Capt. Kelly will speak on Tuesday, April 17 at 10:30 a.m. in the Hutchinson Sports Arena.  Captain Kelly ...