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Health Information Management Program Pins Graduates

05.30.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –  The Health Information Management (HIM) Program at Hutchinson Community College presented their 2014 graduating class with certification pins in ceremonies on Friday, May 9.   The 2014 Hutchinson Community College HIT class includes:  Tara Michele Atwell (De ...

Fann Named Dragon Educator of the Year

05.30.14
Hutchinson Community College has announced that Chuck Fann, instructor of criminal justice, has been selected as the 2014 Dragon Educator of the Year. Fann was selected from nominees from all academic areas by the HCC Student Government Association for the honor. The instructors are nominated by HCC ...

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Roets and Blakesley Recognized as Young Kansans

05.29.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –  Two outstanding Hutchinson Community College students have been recognized as the 2014 Young Kansan Award winners, at a reception in the Parker Student Union on Wednesday, May 7. Alexis Roets (Hutchinson) and Tanner Blakesley (Hutchinson) were recognized from a field ...

EMS Program to Host Ninth Annual Field Ops

05.29.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Emergency Medical Sciences (EMS) Education program at Hutchinson Community College will be conducting their ninth annual two-day Paramedic Field Operations training on June 10 and 11, 2014. The exercises will be held at the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson.  ...

HCC Fire to Work Museum Fire Camp

05.29.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College Fire Science Program will participate in the annual Fire Camp on May 31 organized by the Kansas Firefighter's Museum. The Fire Camp is a one-day camp giving hands-on experience for youth into the world of firefighting and is a free event ...

Danler and Lopez Named Ambassadors of the Year

05.21.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has announced that Alyssa Danler and Efrain Lopez have been selected as the 2013-14 Wes Christopher Ambassadors of the Year. Danler is a 2013 graduate of Hutchinson High School and is majoring in business administration.  She will be return ...

Berger Honored with Bennett Award from PTK

05.21.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has announced that Dr. Edward Berger, President of HCC, was honored as a recipient of the prestigious Michael Bennett Lifetime Achievement Award by Phi Theta Kappa.  He was honored at the annual PTK convention on April 24-26 in Orlando, Flo ...

Practical Nursing Program Pins Graduates

05.21.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –  The Practical Nursing (PN) Program at Hutchinson Community College  presented the McPherson Full-Time Program 2014 graduating class with nursing pins in ceremonies on Thursday, May 8.  The ceremony was at Central Christian College in McPherson. Fifty-four st ...

Summer Intensive Gas Welding Course Available

05.21.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College will be offering a summer intensive welding GMAW/MIG course beginning on June 9. The class will meet in the Ade-Wifco RCIC Building at 613 E. 14th Street from 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, from June 9-20.  The cost of the course is $ ...

Campus Gardens To Be Featured on Garden Tour

05.16.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has been announced as a stop on the Reno County Extension Master Gardeners 2014 Hutchinson Garden Tour. The Garden Tour will be held Saturday, June 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Tickets can be purchased at any garden on the tour, or in advance ...

Dillon Lecture Series Announces Million Dollar Arm Speaker

05.16.14
BERNSTEIN ANNOUNCED FOR 2015 DILLON LECTURE SERIES Hutchinson, Kan. –J.B. Bernstein, a sports agent and marketing pioneer, has been announced as the first speaker for the 2015 Ray and Stella Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College.  Bernstein will lecture on April 7, at 10 ...

05.08.14
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Dr. Carter File Named President of Hutchinson Community College

05.08.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Board of Trustees of Hutchinson Community College has announced the hiring of Dr. Carter File as the seventh President of the College.   Dr. Carter File was born and raised in Beloit, Kansas and graduated from Beloit Junior/Senior High School.  Dr. File a ...

Board Meets Student Groups

05.06.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began the May meeting with an introduction to a group of top technical education students at HCC. The Board met several members of HCC’s SkillsUSA team, which won eleven individual state championships at the recent Ka ...

Faculty Retirements and Tenure Honored at Luncheon

05.06.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Seven faculty members at Hutchinson Community College have been granted tenure by the college, effective with the Fall 2014 semester. Kathryn Beneke-Bloom, Simulation Lab and Clinical Coordinator Associate Degree Nursing; Judi Burkett, Practical Nursing Instructor; Jon Frie ...

Graduation Ceremonies Set for May 9

05.06.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Approximately 600 students are slated to receive a variety of associates degrees and certificates of completion at the 2014 Hutchinson Community College May commencement ceremonies, set for Friday, May 9. The graduation ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at the Hutchinson S ...

SkillsUSA Team Wins 11 State Titles

05.05.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Students in the Hutchinson Community College Computer and Industrial Technology programs took home several top honors at the SkillsUSA Kansas State Championships. Portions of the state meet were held at Hutchinson Community College in April. In all, Hutchinson had 11 firs ...

Thirty Three Honored as Who's Who

04.30.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –  Hutchinson Community College has announced the recipients of the 2013-14 Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges awards.   Thirty-three students received Who’s Who honors for this year.  To be eligible for Who’s Who, t ...

Student Journalists Win Awards from Kansas Collegiate Media

04.25.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –  The Hutchinson Community College journalism department captured a number of awards at the annual Kansas Associated Collegiate Media Spring Conference and Awards Banquet on April 13-14 in Wichita.   HCC’s student magazine The Dragon’s Tale received an ...

Friends In Action Announces Annual Art Auction

04.24.14
This annual art auction raises needed funds for Friends in Action (FIA), a service of the Volunteer Center at Hutchinson Community College.    Artwork donated for the auction comes from generous local artists.  The artwork will be on display through the month of May at Bluebird ...

IN THE NEWS:

  • Wichita woman talks about fighting West Coast wildfires
    -- Jessica Peters, fire science student at Hutchinson Community College just returned home after spending three long months of fighting some of largest wildfires on the West Coast this summer. August 26, 2013
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IN THE NEWS:

  • Walsh took home top honors with her 159-pound Hampshire lamb
    -- Halle Harms, 3, daughter of Caleb and Joni Harms of Aiken, S.C., visits with judge Ben Williams of Hutchinson (Kan.) July 27,2013
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IN THE NEWS:

  • RETIREMENT NOT IN THE PICTURE...
    -- HUTCHINSON, Kan. — Winner of oldest worker award is 95, still drives April 09, 2013
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