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Hawkeye Community College students experience farming in Haiti through trip

Hawkeye students traveled to Haiti Jan. 2-9 to help local agriculture students learn about testing soil quality and sustainable farming practices.  Read more

Fallen soldier's son speaks at Veterans Day event

Hawkeye student Keenan Gienau spoke about his late father, 2nd Lt. Brian Gienau, during the Veterans Day Ceremony on campus November 11.  Read more

Hawkeye STEM conference for 8th graders

Hawkeye hosted more than 2,000 Cedar Valley 8th graders for a STEM Career Fair Nov. 6-7, 2014.  Read more

Hawkeye-trained photographers show best at Waterloo museum

The Grout Museum, in partnership with Hawkeye Community College's professional photography program, is showcasing "Portraits of Iowa" now through April 18, 2015.  Read more

High School Students Tour Local Manufacturing Companies

Ninth grade students tour local companies for National Manufacturing Day.  Read more

Mayors' Awards Presented to ELL Volunteer and Student

ELL volunteer Maureen Murphy and Hawkeye student Ryan Doland received the Mayors' Volunteer Award.  Read more

Iowa Kids: After prison, mother aims to show her kids a better path

Tamica Allison has turned her life around and is showing her kids a better path.  Read more

Thankful Hawkeye Teacher Pays GED Training Forward

Cheryl Johnson found her calling after belatedly returning to continue her education. She recently also began a part-time job teaching GED/adult basic education classes at Hawkeye’s Metro Center. This serves as a pay-back for the help she received.  Read more

Iowa DOT Presents Hawkeye with Leadership in Motorcycle Education Award

On Saturday, October 5, Hawkeye was recognized for their leadership in motorcycle education by the Iowa DOT.  Read more

Retired Teacher Inspires Former Dropout to Finish High School

Andria Shaffer didn't stop when she got her GED. She started the Respiratory Care Program at Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo. She has since graduated and just passed her boards.  Read more

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