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Joshua North, Director of Financial Aid at Highland Community College, was recently named by the Kansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators as a Rising Star within the organization. The award is given to individuals with less than five years of experience who have demonstrate…

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The Highland Community College Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11 in the David Reist Administration Building Conference Room on the Highland Campus.

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Youth Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) and Adult Mental Health First Aid trainings will be from 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15 on the campus of Highland Community College located at 606 West Main, Highland, Kansas. The youth-oriented class will be held in the lower level of the Stad…

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SALINA – The academic achievements, positive attitudes, and valuable impacts of Wildcats on the Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus were highlighted and honored during an annual celebration marking the end of the school year.

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Joshua North, Director of Financial Aid at Highland Community College, was recently named by the Kansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators as a Rising Star within the organization. The award is given to individuals with less than five years of experience who have demonstrate…

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Jerry Moran has conducted extensive surveys of damage linked to Missouri River flooding in Kansas and in the whole region, and says he’s heard one consistent complaint.

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The Highland Community College Board of Trustees announced they have named Deborah Fox as the 44th President of Highland Community College. The announcement was made after a unanimous roll call vote with all members present at a special meeting March 11.

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After a nationwide search the Highland Community College Board of Trustees announce they will bring an additional candidate for the position of President to campus March 1 for interviews.

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Highland Community College will host speaker David Titterington as the next event in the Humanities Kansas sponsored STEAM series. Titterington will present, American Mashup: The Ongoing Indigenous American Art of Remixing the World, at 1 p.m. on Monday March 4 in the Math Science Building o…

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After a nationwide search the Highland Community College Board of Trustees announce they will bring three candidates for the position of President to campus Feb. 25, 26 and 28 for interviews.

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Highland Community College Fine Arts Department opens the spring semester with the premiere of the new musical “Big Fish,” opening Thursday, February 28th in the Culbertson Theatre.

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The Highland Community College Board of Trustees overseeing operations of the first college established in the state of Kansas gathered for two special meeting sessions to review applicants to hire a new president.

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The Highland Community College Athletic Department is bringing in Mark Potter, long time basketball coach at Newman University (Wichita, KS), to talk about mental health and wellness. Coach Potter provides a real and relevant story on this topic as he suffered through severe depression durin…

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Students at Highland Community College Technical Center in Atchison, Kansas took the goal of improving their community to heart this fall collecting and donating nearly half a ton of food to the Salvation Army of Atchison.

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Highland Community College Technical Center Automotive Technology students were able to donate their time and effort to repair a car for the Cars 4 Christmas program. A non-profit organization in the Kansas City Metro, Cars 4 Christmas, gives donated autos to individuals in need a transforma…

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Highland Community College Student Government Association will host a community-wide blood drive at the Walter’s Wellness Center on the Highland Campus from noon to 5 p.m. on Dec. 3.

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The HCC Chorus and Lads & Lassies vocal groups have announced performances set for Thursday, Dec. 6 and Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:30 p.m. both evenings. The concerts will feature vocal performances from both groups with a festive theme.

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Highland Community College is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Humanities Kansas (formerly the Kansas Humanities Council) for a series of cultural events. The name of the series is Highland Community College Cultural Series: Inspiring and Promoting Appreciatio…

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The Highland Community College vocal music departments presented their Fall Concert - with performances Thursday, Oct. 18 and Sunday, Oct. 21 at Culbertson Auditorium. Performances were given by the HCC Chorus and Lads and Lassies. Pictured here, Lads and Lassies perform "Rise Up." Lads and …

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Come enjoy an evening in the town of Lockerbie Scotland with Highland Community College’s latest production, The Women of Lockerbie, playing on the main stage Nov. 8-10 in Culbertson Auditorium. Performances are Thursday, Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. Tickets as always are FREE.

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Highland Community College will honor the inductees in the 2018 Highland Community College Hall of Fame on the evening of Oct. 26. Honorees and guests will gather at Klinefelter Barn, two miles east of Hiawatha, for a reception, dinner and awards ceremony. An RSVP for the event is required b…

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Homecoming at Highland Community College is just around the corner. The celebration is scheduled for October 27 and will include honored Hall of Fame Inductees, Tom Smith 64’ and Richard Thornton 52’, the Golden Grad Class of 1968, the Heritage Society and the dedication of Peuker Plaza on t…

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The HCC Chorus and Lads and Lassies vocal groups have announced performances set for Thursday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 21 at 3 p.m. The concert will feature vocal performances and is their debut for the 2018-19 academic year.

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Highland has been awarded a $5,000 grant from Humanities Kansas for a series of six interdisciplinary and cultural events focusing on science, technology, engineering, art and math (STEAM). The series is titled, “Social Justice: Using STEAM to Revolutionize the World,” and each event will fe…

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Highland Community College has hired Rebecca Johnson to serve as their Director of Marketing. A native of Southeast Nebraska, Johnson brings nearly 15 years of experience in higher education marketing. She’ll be working to promote Highland and its regional centers.

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Even after Mack and Mary Helen (Gilmore) Porter left Highland to establish the first Porter’s Building Center in Kearney, Mo., they maintained contacts in the town and an affinity with the College. That affinity has resulted in a $250,000 gift to establish the Porter Family Stadium as the Co…

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On the heels of the recently released ranking of the Highland Community College Technical Center Registered Nursing program as the No. 3 ranked program in Kansas, program director Dr. Jane Zaccardi has received notification the Practical Nursing program is ranked in the top five of the state…

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Students and advisors of the Business Professionals of America (BPA) chapter at the Highland Community College Technical Center participated in the National Leadership Conference of Business Professionals of America in Dallas, Texas. A total of seven members from this chapter were among the …

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David Reist, present of Highland Community College, has announced members of the Dean’s and President’s Honor Rolls for the Spring 2018 semester.

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Students and advisors of HCCTC participated in the National Leadership Conference of Business Professionals of America in Dallas, TX. A total of seven members from this chapter were among the approximate 6,000 students, advisors and guests from across the United States participating in the 5…

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Plans have been finalized for the 2018 Commencement exercises at the Highland Community College campus, the HCC Technical Center in Atchison, and the Western Center in Baileyville.

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Highland Community College Fine Arts Department opens the Spring Semester with the premiere of the new musical “Dogfight,” which opens Friday, March 8 in the Culbertson Theatre.

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Three Highland Community College students joined 54 of their peers when Kansas saluted the 57 community college scholars for their academic accomplishments Feb. 15 in Topeka during the 23rd Annual Kansas All-State Academic Team Luncheon.