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Board of Trustees Approves 2016-17 Budget

08.12.16
The Board of Trustees approved the 2016-17 Hutchinson Community College budget at the monthly board meeting on August 11. 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 pr ...

HutchCC Graduates Fort Riley Practical Nursing Class

08.08.16
The Practical Nursing (PN) Program at Hutchinson Community College’s Fort Riley Outreach Center presented the 2016 graduating class with nursing pins in ceremonies on Thursday, July 21.  The ceremony was at Stringer Fine Arts Center in Hutchinson. Eighteen students received class pins du ...

HutchCC Students Achieve Gold Medal at SkillsUSA Nationals

06.30.16
All five students from Hutchinson Community College who attended the National SkillsUSA Contest in Louisville, KY June 20-24 earned top ten finishes in their respective competitions, including a national gold medal.  Those qualifying for this honor were Nick White (Salina) and Tyler Sisseck (Hu ...

HutchCC Agriculture Benefits from ADM Cares Grant

06.10.16
Hutchinson Community College has announced a donation from Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) for the College’s Agriculture Program. ADM recently donated $1,000.00 to Hutchinson Community College that will be utilized to install a hydroponics system in one of the greenhouses located at the c ...

Board Hears Quest Center Annual Report

06.10.16
 The June 9 meeting of the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began with several items of routine business. The Board reviewed items of employment and bids for equipment and supplies.  David Dukart, Director of the Quest Center for Entrpreneurs, presented the Center’s 20 ...

HutchCC EMS Program to Host 11th Annual Field Ops Event

05.31.16
The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Education program at Hutchinson Community College will be conducting its eleventh annual two-day Paramedic Field Operations training event June 21-22, 2016. The exercises will be held at the Kansas State Fairgrounds in Hutchinson.  While the Operations are i ...

Board of Trustees Welcomes SGA Leadership, SkillsUSA Participants

05.16.16
The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began the May meeting with an introduction to the incoming Student Government Association (SGA) President and Vice President as well as a group of HutchCC students who participated in the Kansas SkillsUSA championships. Megan Storie, Derby, is the ...

Naccarato Named Dragon Educator of the Year

05.12.16
Hutchinson Community College has announced that Dan “Coach Nac” Naccarato, instructor of business management and entrepreneurship, has been selected as the 2015-16 Dragon Educator of the Year. Naccarato was selected from nominees from all academic areas by the HutchCC Student Government ...

Siepert Awarded Golden Dragon for Instructional Excellence

05.12.16
Hutchinson Community College has announced that Greg Siepert, welding technology instructor, has been selected as the recipient of the 2016 Golden Dragon Educator of the Year. Siepert was selected from nominees from all academic areas by his peers at the College. The nominee must qualify in four are ...

HutchCC Paramedic Program Pins Newton Class

05.09.16
The Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic Program at Hutchinson Community College presented its 2016 Newton Paramedic graduating class with certification pins in ceremonies on Friday, May 6.  The 2016 Hutchinson Community College Paramedic class of Newton includes:  Matthew Dent (Hesston) ...

Practical Nursing Program Pins Graduates

05.09.16
The Practical Nursing (PN) Program at Hutchinson Community College presented the 2016 graduating class with nursing pins in ceremonies on Thursday, May 5.  The ceremony was at Stringer Fine Arts Center in Hutchinson. Thirty-one students received class pins during the pinning presentation.  ...

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HutchCC Students Excel in SkillsUSA Competition

05.09.16
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 ...

HutchCC Students Honored with Who's Who Achievement

04.29.16
Hutchinson Community College has announced the recipients of the 2015-16 Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges awards. Forty-two students received Who’s Who honors for this year.  To be eligible for Who’s Who, the students must be nominated by the inst ...

Quest Center to Host Small Business Strategist

04.27.16
The Quest Center for Entrepreneurs at Hutchinson Community College, in conjunction with Reno County E-Partners and Downtown Hutchinson, will be hosting a sales and marketing workshop by small business strategist Jon Schallert Thursday, May 19 from 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. in the Justice Theater o ...

Harrod, Ewy Selected Ambassadors of the Year

04.27.16
Hutchinson Community College has announced that Ashley Harrod and Aaron Ewy have been selected as the 2015-16 Wes Christopher Ambassadors of the Year. Harrod is a 2014 graduate of West Elk High School and is majoring in Radiologic Technology and will be returning to HutchCC to complete her degree.&n ...

HutchCC to Co-Host SkillsUSA Kansas Championships

04.15.16
Hundreds of career and technical education (CTE) students from high schools and colleges across the state will be descending upon Hutchinson next week to showcase their skills.  The future workforce of Kansas will be on display at the SkillsUSA Kansas championship competitions to be held in Hut ...

Board of Trustees Meets Student Groups, Receives Project Updates

04.15.16
The April meeting of the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began with the introduction of the men’s and women’s Blue Dragon basketball teams as well as the Residence Life assistants. The Board met members of the Blue Dragon and Lady Dragon basketball teams.  The women&r ...

Quest Center to Offer QuickBooks 2016 Training

04.13.16
The Quest Center for Entrepreneurs at Hutchinson Community College and the Hutchinson SCORE Chapter will be hosting a two-day training for QuickBooks 2016 April 20-21. The first day will consist of an overview of getting started with QuickBooks while day two will be for intermediate users.  An ...

HutchCC Fire Science Mitigation Assisting with Wildfire

03.24.16
As part of its annual Spring Break Mitigation Exercise, Hutchinson Community College Fire Science students and personnel are providing with management and response to the wildfire in Comanche County. Comanche County, Kansas has contacted Mitigation personnel requesting their assistance in management ...

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