BHCC News for September, 2016
Bunker Hill Community College Awarded $30K Grant for Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) has received a $30,960 continuation grant from the Massachusetts Inclusive Concurrent Enrollment Initiative (MAICEI). BHCC was one of only 12 Massachusetts institutions of public higher education to receive an award.
Message from the President
We at Bunker Hill Community College want to extend our support to ITT Tech students during their challenging transition.
New Trustees Join Bunker Hill Community College Board
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) welcomes two new members of the Board of Trustees, David Chang Tai-Wai and Stephen Chan, as well as a new student trustee, Loretta Esibi.
Bunker Hill Community College Welcomes New Faculty and Staff
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) welcomed new faculty and staff members at the College’s annual Convocation event, held on Thursday, September 2. During the event, BHCC faculty and staff members gathered together to kick off the 2016-2017 academic year, welcome new faculty and staff and engage in the early stages of planning for “the year of the engaged campus.”
Recognizing College Opportunity “Champions of Change”
The following press release was published on the White House website as a blog post on September 27, 2016.
Exchange Participants Build Workforce and Leadership Skills at Bunker Hill Community College
Exchange students arrived at Bunker Hill Community College, one of 14 colleges across 11 states, to participate in the 2016-2017 Community College Initiative (CCI) Program. A program of the U.S. State Department, the CCI Program provides participants with quality education at U.S. community colleges and is designed to build technical skills, enhance leadership capabilities and strengthen their English language proficiency.
U.S. Department of Education Awards $1.7M AANAPISI Grant to Bunker Hill Community College
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) has received a $1.7 million grant from the United States Department of Education’s Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) program, created to expand the capacity of educational institutions to serve these populations as well as low-income individuals. The funds, to be awarded over five years, will impact the College’s large and growing population of Asian American and low-income English language learners.
BHCC and President Eddinger Honored as a Champion of Change
President Eddinger and Bunker Hill Community College were honored at the White House on September 30, when President Obama named Eddinger one of the nation’s eleven “Champions of Change for College Opportunity.”
President Pam Eddinger and President Javier Miyares Bring Presidential Experience to ATD’s Board
The following press release was published on the Achieving the Dream website on September 22, 2016.