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Board Meets Agriculture and Debate Championship Teams

05.05.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began the May meeting with an introduction to a group of championship-winning students at HCC. The Board met the several Agricultural Judging teams that competed at the recent North American Colleges and Teachers of Agricul ...

Chess Club Held Spring Tournament

04.13.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Chess Club at Hutchinson Community College hosted a spring tournament in March with 23 participants. In addition to the cash prizes, 16 people won high-quality chess sets.   Overall winners in the tournament included non-beginners Ryan Scherich (Hutchinson), Ben Y ...

Student Ambassasdors Announced for 2015-16 Year

04.13.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has announced the list of Student Ambassadors for the 2015-2016 academic year. The Ambassador group, comprised of HCC students from all areas of the college, assists the Admissions Office with recruiting and conduct campus visits and tours throu ...

College to Hold Math Prep Review Sessions

04.13.15
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Hutchinson Community College Natural Science, Social Science, and Mathematics Department is holding a series of Math Prep sessions for students who are looking for a review of math skills and terminology. The sessions are designed for incoming students who will be taking ...

College to Hold Fall 2015 Enrollment Days

04.13.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College will be holding four special enrollment days for students to enroll for the Fall 2015 semester at HCC. The four open enrollment dates for any incoming student are on: Saturday, April 25; Friday, May 29th; Friday, June 26; and Friday, July 31st.& ...

Welding Instructor Petitions For April as Kansas Welding Month

04.13.15
Hutchinson, Kan. –Hutchinson Community College is pleased to announce that April has been declared National Welding Month in the State of Kansas.  HCC Welding Technology Instructor Greg Siepert successfully petitioned Governor Brownback for the official designation, on behalf of the Kansa ...

Board Meets Championship Teams

04.09.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The April meeting of the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began with a tour of Gowans Stadium and introductions to several championship teams. The Board toured the field area of Gowans Stadium to begin the meeting.  The turf surface at the stadium was rec ...

Forensics Qualifies Events at AFA Region 3 Tournament

03.30.15
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Hutchinson Community College Debate and Forensics Team competed at the American Forensics Association (AFA) District 3 Regional Tournament, held March 7, in Tyler, Texas. Tyler Junior College hosted the Regional Tournament, which featured a host of top schools, including ...

Forensics Wins State Titles at KASIE Tournament

03.24.15
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Hutchinson Community College Debate and Forensics Team won a State championship team title in a recent key state tournament. The Blue Dragon team traveled to the KASIE State Forensics Tournament at Bethel College on February 21. The team earned 19 individual honors in f ...

Theatre to Stage Musical The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas

03.24.15
Hutchinson Community College Theatre Department will present the musical comedy The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas on April 9-11.  The show will be held at 7:30 p.m. nightly at the Stringer Fine Arts Gallery Theatre on the HCC campus.   Tickets for the production are on sale now.&nb ...

Million Dollar Arm Inspiration Is Second Speaker in Dillon Lecture Series

03.24.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – J.B. Bernstein, sports marketing expert, will be the second speaker for the 2015 Ray and Stella Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College.  Bernstein will lecture on April 7, at 10:30 a.m. in the Hutchinson Sports Arena.  The lecture is open to the publ ...

Ag Wins Titles at Nebraska Cattlemans Classic

03.23.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College livestock judging team performed well against a tough field at the Nebraska Cattlemen’s Classic livestock judging contest in Kearney, Nebraska, February 21.   The team earned Champion Team Honors, in addition to finishing second o ...

Crops Team Wins Recent Competitions

03.23.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Community College crops judging team recently posted two first place finishes in tough competitions. The team competed at Iowa State University on Saturday, February 14.  HCC won the high team award in the two-year division, with three students winning i ...

Fire Science Conducts Spring Break Mitigation

03.19.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College Fire Science students will be taking part in the 11th Annual Hazardous Fuels Mitigation Project in conjunction with the Kansas Forest Service, March 22-28.   Kansas Forest Service Fire Management funds this project with grants received from ...

Allied Health to Hold Live Training Scenario

03.13.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Allied Health Department at Hutchinson Community College is holding a department-wide Interprofessional Education (IPE) simulation on Wednesday, March 18. The department will hold a trauma scenario, where the students will have the opportunity to react to a situation fe ...

Board Meets Student Groups and Athletic Teams

03.12.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – The March meeting of the Hutchinson Community College Board of Trustees began with introduction of two honored students. To begin the monthly meeting the board met sophomores Kristina Bunn (Derby) and Elliot Schrag (Buhler).  Bunn and Schrag were selected to the Phi Th ...

Phi Theta Kappa Inducts New Members

02.27.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – Thirty-five outstanding sophomore-level students at Hutchinson Community College have been inducted by Phi Theta Kappa as new members of the Kappa Gamma chapter at HCC.  The induction ceremonies were held on the HCC campus on February 22. Phi Theta Kappa is the honor s ...

Bunn and Schrag Named All-Kansas by PTK

02.26.15
Hutchinson, Kan. – Hutchinson Community College has announced that sophomores Kristina Bunn (Derby) and Elliot Schrag (Buhler) 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 Regen ...

Forensics Wins Two Big Tournament Titles

02.26.15
Hutchinson, Kan. –The Hutchinson Community College Debate and Forensics Team competed with great success in two recent tournaments. The Blue Dragon team traveled to the University of Nebraska- Lincoln to compete at the Kansas in Nebraska Swing on January 24-25. On Saturday, the team earned t ...

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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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