Sept. 11, 2020 - A Message from the President: COVID-19 Update, Job Well Done, and Free Flu Shot Clinic
First, I want to thank you for doing a wonderful job adhering to the College’s safety protocols. Well done! As a result, our semester is off to a great start and it is wonderful to see all of you so actively engaged in teaching and learning. I can’t thank each of you enough for your diligence in wearing facemasks, practicing social distancing, and self-monitoring for symptoms of COVID-19. Our ability to contain the virus is due to your cooperation and steadfast adherence to our safety protocols. Together, we are doing our part to maintain a safe learning environment. Read Dr. Pierner's message here.
Aug. 19, 2020 - Updated CARES Act Emergency Student Assistance Report or BTC
Blackhawk Technical College (BTC) signed and returned to the United States Education Department the Certification and Agreement and the assurance that the institution has used, or intends to use, no less than 50 percent of the funds received under Section 18004(a)(1) of the CARES Act to provide Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students.Read the full report here.
Aug. 14, 2020 - Semester Kick-Off & a Few Reminders
It is amazing how fast time flies. Over the course of the summer term, there has been a beehive of activity across campus as we finished up remodeling projects, installed technology improvements, reconfigured all areas of campus for social distancing, continued fine-tuning our safety protocols, and prepared for Fall term. Read the full message here.
Aug. 14, 2020 - Fall 2020 COVID-19 Information for Students
Blackhawk Technical College is closely monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic situation and will be providing frequent updates to students as campus operating conditions change. A syllabus addendum has been created to provide students with a centralized spot for information regarding their coursework and COVID-19. Read the latest information for students here.
Aug. 3, 2020 - BTC Launches Technology Loan Program to Support Students
Hundreds of laptops and hotspots are ready to be deployed to Blackhawk Technical College students this fall thanks to a cooperative effort between the College’s Library and Information Technology Services teams. The equipment loan program will allow students to check out laptops and hotspots at no additional charge to the student. Read more about the loan program here.