Stable Budget for BHC

Apr 16, 2019

Next year's budget for Black Hawk College will look very much like this year's. Monday night, the board of trustees held a public hearing, with final approval expected in June, for the fiscal year beginning July lst.

Students at the Eastern Iowa Community Colleges now have a new option for completing a four year degree. Tuesday the community college district announced a new partnership with Bellevue University, in Nebraska.

Western Illinois University

Western Illinois University has entirely replaced their Board of Trustees mid-term. Collin Schopp reports.


History was made Wednesday in Washington D.C., and Augustana College President Steve Bahls was there to see it. He was the guest of Congresswoman Cheri Bustos when the leader of NATO addressed a joint session of Congress for the first time.

Monmouth College

Monmouth College has gone public with its 'Light This Candle' fundraising campaign. The goal is at least 75 million dollars by the end of 2022.

Augustana College wants their students to dress for success. J.C. Penny's National "Suit-Up" sale will be held this weekend for Augustana students, faculty, and staff.


Western Illinois University is continuing the discussion about how we eat. The WIU-Quad Cities Third Annual Food Insecurity Conference will be held at the Moline Campus on Friday, March 22nd. Conference Organizer Dan Dankert says the conference is taking a new approach this year.


Student achievement will be the top priority for the new superintendent of the Moline Schools. That's what Doctor Rachel Savage told reporters Monday ahead of a meet-and-greet event for the community - she'll officially take over in July after Lanty McGuire retires.

St. Ambrose University

A major remodeling project has started at St. Ambrose University in Davenport. McMullen Hall is being renovated and expanded, and will become the new home of the College of Business.

On Midwest Week, Western Illinois University tries to deal with serious financial problems.