The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) of the U.S. is pleased to announce Chris Bergen, a Highland Community College and Leavenworth High School auto-tech instructor, has been selected to receive the 2019 VFW Smart/Maher National Citizenship Teacher Award at the high school level.
Each year, the VFW ... read more »
The Highland Community College football program now has its 28th coach in school history as it names a new head coach, Jeff Hancock.
Hancock jumps right into the fold at Highland to prepare the 2020 season and continue to develop a program that has finished with a winning record four of... read more »
Highland Athletics has named James Ross as the inaugural coach of the women’s soccer program beginning in fall 2020. The Board of Trustees voted in July to approve the addition of the varsity program, the first in more than 30 years.
Ross comes to Highland after holding the positi... read more »
The Highland Community College Alpha Zeta Gamma (AZG) chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) attended the annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend in Memphis, Tennessee on December 5, 6 and 7. The trip was part of the Kansas-Nebraska PTK St. Jude service project to help raise money for the St. Jude Childr... read more »
Joshua North, Director of Financial Aid at Highland Community College, has earned the designation of Certified Financial Aid Administrator (CFAA®) from the independent certifying body of the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA). The certification covers the found... read more »
The Highland Community College Board of Trustees has awarded long-time instructor of agriculture, Clifford Hawk, the status of Faculty Emeritus. Hawk was honored with a reception in Sabetha, Kansas, where he resides, on December 4, 2019.
Hawk retired from Highland Community College in 2... read more »
Agriculture students at Highland have joined Collegiate Farm Bureau forming the Nineteenth student chapter in Kansas as of Tuesday, November 19, 2019. The group held their first meeting, signed documents and met with the local Doniphan County Farm Bureau organization.
“We’r... read more »
The Wamego Highland Community College Phi Theta Kappa Chapter, Beta Nu Omega attended the Honors in Action Conference on the weekend of November 1.
The Kansas-Nebraska Regional PTK conference, held in Lincoln, Nebraska, focused the group on service projects, lectures, games, college re... read more »
On November 20, Highland Community College employees donated enough food to provide 15 Doniphan County families in need with a Thanksgiving meal. The effort was spearheaded on campus by a group of employees called The Hamper Committee which includes, Theresa Grossman, Laura Young, Shelley Smith, Pam... read more »
The HCC Chorus and the HCC Lads & Lassies vocal groups have announced performances set for Thursday, December 5 and Saturday, December 7 both at 7:30 p.m. The concert will feature vocal performances from both groups with a festive holiday theme.
Performances are offered free of cha... read more »