BHCC News for August, 2017
Bunker Hill Community College Alumnus to play NCAA Division I Basketball for Alabama State University
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) announces 2017 alumnus and 2016 All-American Fredens Deneus to sign a letter of intent to play for the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Alabama State University (ASU) Hornets for the 2017-2018 season.
Pinning Summer Graduates of the Health Science Program
Sixty-two Health Science graduates received pins on Monday, August 7, 2017, at the Homewood Suites by Hilton in Chelsea, Massachusetts. Health Science programs provide students with the education and training they need to become healthcare providers while focusing on their needs to gain the skills required for success in the workplace, continued education and achieving long-term goals.
BHCC Alumnus signs with ASU Hornets
BHCC Faculty, Staff and Administrators bid farewell to recent alumnus Fredens Deneus at an event in the College’s Gymnasium on Monday, August 14, 2017.
A Note to the BHCC Family on Charlottesville
Dear Members of the Bunker Hill Community College Family, In the aftermath of the fatal violence in Charlottesville, VA, and in anticipation of the demonstrations in Boston this weekend, I am reaching out to you in peace and in the spirit of community. I observe with great sadness that this is the third letter of this nature I have penned in the last year, in an attempt to remind one another of our humanity and to bind us once again to the College’s mission of learning, and its values of kindness, inclusiveness, equity and social justice.
Massachusetts Community Colleges Unite Against Hatred
The Presidents of the 15 Community Colleges of Massachusetts unite to voice our opposition to the violence, bigotry, racism and hate we witnessed in Charlottesville, Virginia this past weekend.
BHCC Faculty Connects African American History to Pedagogy through the Fifth Annual MAAH Summer Institute
The Fifth Annual Museum of African American History (MAAH) Summer Institute, held August 16-18, 2017, brought together Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) faculty for an in-depth introduction to Boston’s MAAH and its historic sites, presentations by renowned scholars of African American History and pedagogical workshops designed to help educators translate this rich historical content into curriculum units, lesson plans and classroom use for their students.
Boston-based Data Company Carbonite Finds Talented Workforce through BHCC and Hack.Diversity
A recent BHCC graduate and member of Hack.Diversity is featured in an article focusing on the importance of a college education for today’s workforce, published by the Boston Globe.
Washington Monthly Names BHCC Among Best Colleges for Adult Learners
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) was named one of “The Twelve Most Innovative Colleges for Adult Learners” by Washington Monthly. The article appeared within the publication’s 2017-2018 College Rankings, an annual report released as the September/October 2017 issue.
Bunker Hill Community College Hosts International Exchange Students Through U.S. Department of State’s Community College Initiative Program
Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is pleased to be one of ten campuses across eight states to welcome international exchange participants to campus for the 2017-2018 academic year as part of the Community College Initiative (CCI) Program. The students will study Early Childhood Education, Fire and Safety and Entrepreneurship.