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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 ...

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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 ...

Agricultural Team Places at Houston Show

04.24.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College sophomore livestock judging team finished the season strong with a top five finish at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in March.   The team was fourth overall with two students finishing in the top ten overall rankings.   Ashl ...

Flynn and Wondra Recognized as All-Kansas by Phi Theta Kappa

04.24.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has announced that sophomores Emma Flynn (Lindsborg) and Evan Wondra (Hutchinson) were selected to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Kansas Academic Team.  The duo will receive a $300 scholarship and an additional $1000 scholarship if they attend a Re ...

Martin Named Campus Compact Civic Fellow

04.24.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has announced that freshman Zach Martin (Manhattan) has been recognized by the Campus Compact organization as a 2014 Newman Civic Fellow. Campus Compact has named more than 100 student leaders who have demonstrated an investment in finding solut ...

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HCC to Host Enrollment Days

04.15.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –  Hutchinson Community College will be holding four special enrollment days for students to enroll for the Fall 2014 semester at HCC. The four open enrollment dates for any incoming student are on Saturday, April 26; Friday, May 30th; Friday, June 27; and Friday, July 2 ...

IN THE NEWS:

  • Berger cites history as HCC turns 85.
    College president notes 'then, now' data at social. August 21, 2013
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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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