Mar

27

2017

The Microsoft Garage Extends Internship Program to Fifteen Bunker Hill Community College Students

Opening its doors to community college students for the first time, the Microsoft Garage offered internships to fifteen Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) students this semester.

Mar

24

2017

Ed Davis on Community Policing at BHCC

Former Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis spoke on March 23, 2017, on the need for fundamental reforms to policing and the criminal justice system in America as part of BHCC’s Difficult Dialogues series.

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Mar

15

2017

President Eddinger Responds to New HOPE Lab Study: “Hungry and Homeless in College”

A report released today by Wisconsin HOPE Lab and the Association of Community College Trustees revealed the prevalence of food and housing insecurity on community college campuses nationally.

Mar

10

2017

Making HERstory with Kathy Najimy

Award-winning actress, comedian and activist Kathy Najimy spoke on March 9, 2017, in honor of Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day.

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Mar

7

2017

Exploring Race, Representation and Redefining Black Identity with Hakim Raquib

Boston-based photographer Hakim Raquib aims to negotiate current perspective on race and blackness. Hakim Raquib: Determined Blackness featured contemporary digital mixed-media works that explore historically-determined images of masculinity and social status. Presented as part of BHCC’s Black History Month Celebration, the exhibition ran from February 6 – 28, 2017, at the Mary L. Fifield Art Gallery.

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Mar

7

2017

BHCC Among Recipients of $11.8 Million in Workforce Skills Capital Grants for a new Engineering Lab

Governor Charlie Baker and other government officials and guests gathered at Greater Lowell Technical High School Friday afternoon to receive the details of the grant.

Mar

3

2017

Exonerated Boxer Dewey Bozella Gets One More Shot

Wrongfully imprisoned for 26 years, boxer Dewey Bozella spoke on March 2, 2017, sharing his story of injustice and the perseverance, courage and faith that led to his long overdue exoneration. A featured event of BHCC’s Black History Month Celebration, the presentation was part of an ongoing speaker series addressing urban policing in communities of color.

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Feb

24

2017

BHCC Addresses Urban Policing in Communities of Color with Wes Moore

New York Times best-selling author, social entrepreneur and motivational leader Wes Moore spoke on February 23, 2017, on urban policing in communities of color as part of BHCC’s Compelling Conversations series. His presentation, “Policing: The Rise and Rising Up of the Disillusioned” addressed a timely issue central to the College’s mission and institutional values.

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Feb

24

2017

BHCC Receives Performance Incentive Grant from Baker-Polito Administration

The Baker-Polito Administration announced yesterday $1.25 million dollars in Performance Incentive Fund grants to be awarded to a select group of Massachusetts state universities and community colleges through the Department of Higher Education.

Feb

23

2017

BHCC and Other Community Colleges Spark Senators' Request for Study on Food Insecurity on College Campuses

U.S. Senators Elizabeth Warren, Edward J. Markey, Patty Murray, and Debbie Stabenow today asked the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study on food insecurity at American colleges and universities.

Feb

7

2017

Bunker Hill Community College’s Learn and Earn Internship Program Selected as a Bellwether Award Finalist

Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) was named one of ten Bellwether Award Finalists in the Workforce Development Category by the Community College Futures Assembly (CCFA). BHCC was selected out of more than 200 applicants.

Feb

3

2017

Building an Engaged Campus: BHCC and Community Partners Gather for Strategic Planning

Today at BHCC, 250 representatives of BHCC partners, faculty, staff and student leaders gathered in the gym for a morning of strategic planning. Participants engaged in discussion based on a set of guiding questions to help form the College’s next set of high-level, long-range goals.

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Jan

11

2017

Bunker Hill Community College hosts Governor Baker's New Skills for Youth Grant Announcement

Esteemed government officials and guests gathered at BHCC today for an important grant announcement from Governor Charlie Baker and Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito.

Jan

9

2017

Invitation to Bid: IT Service

Sealed Invitation for Bids are invited for Information Technology Professional Service at Bunker Hill Community College. Information for Bid Requirements is available in Room B-325, Business Office Bunker Hill Community College, 250 New Rutherford Avenue, Charlestown, MA 02129-2925, as of 10:00AM, January 09, 2017.

Jan

6

2017

President Eddinger on BHCC Progress, Challenges and Opportunities for 2017

At an Understanding Boston Forum held on January 5, 2017, President Eddinger and other education leaders talked about the progress that has been made in the Boston Public Schools, Bunker Hill Community College and Roxbury Community College. The reports were followed by a discussion of Boston's education pipeline and the opportunities ahead.

Jan

6

2017

Holiday Spirit Sparkled at BHCC: The Stuff a Cruiser Toys for Tots Toy Drive

The BHCC Office of Public Safety/Campus Police, the Office of Student Activities and AFSCME joined forces to collect and distribute toys to needy children in the Greater Boston community for the second year running.

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