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Board Ratifies HNFA Agreement, Hires Blanton as Vice President

07.24.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Board of Trustees approved the agreement with the Hutchinson National Faculty Association in a special Board meeting, August 24. The Board of Trustees ratified the agreement with the Hutchinson National Faculty Association and approved a 3.16 percent salary increase for ...

Board Hears Budget Proposal; Approves Property Purchases

07.17.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees heard a report on the proposed budget for the next fiscal year at the July board meeting. Carter File, HCC President, presented the College’s 2014-2015 budget proposal at the meeting.  This year state revenue is f ...

Students Bring Home Medals at National SkillsUSA Contest

07.16.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson, Kan. – Students in the Hutchinson Community College Computer and Industrial Technology programs took home several top honors at the recent SkillsUSA National Championships.   The National SkillsUSA Championships were held June 24-28, in Kansas City, M ...

Sears Receives National Agricultural Award

07.11.14
Hutchinson, Kan.– Steve Sears, instructor of agriculture at Hutchinson Community College, has received the NACTA Judging and Student Service Award from the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA). The award recognizes a faculty member who has provided exceptional service t ...

Board Recognizes Berger at Final Meeting of Fiscal Year

06.26.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –   In a special meeting on Thursday, June 26, the Board of Trustees of Hutchinson Community College reviewed the end-of-the fiscal year expenses. The group approved the final bills to wrap up the 2014-15 fiscal year, which concludes at HCC on June 30. The Board he ...

Upcoming Fox Movie to Feature Dillon Lecturer's Story

06.25.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Delos V. Smith Summer Movie Series at the Historic Fox Theater in Hutchinson will feature the movie Captain Philips on June 27-29.  The movie will show the story of Captain Richard Phillips, who will be a Dillon Lecturer at Hutchinson Community College on September 2 ...

President's Honor Roll Announced for Spring 2014

06.19.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –Hutchinson Community College has announced the honor rolls for the Spring 2014 semester, including grades through the end of the interterm session.  1,160 students have been honored with selection to the two honor roll listings, with 632 achieving the President’s H ...

Spring 2014 Vice President's Honor Roll Announced

06.18.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –Hutchinson Community College has announced the honor rolls for the Spring 2014 semester, including grades through the end of the interterm session.  1,160 students have been honored with selection to the two honor roll listings, with 528 achieving the Vice President&rsqu ...

Associate Degree Nursing Pins Thirty Six

06.16.14
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) Program at Hutchinson Community College presented their 2014 graduating class with certification pins in ceremonies on Friday, May 9.  Thirty-six students received HCC nursing class pins, in the 34th pinning ceremony for the ADN program ...

Board Meets Master Gardeners and Hears Field Ops Update

06.12.14
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees met master gardeners and heard an update on Emergency Medical Sciences at the June board meeting. The Board met members of the Master Gardener’s program from the Kansas State/Reno County Extension service.  The G ...

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 $ ...

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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