News Archive

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HFC Mathematics Club takes regional and national accolades

Even though the HFC Mathematics Club did exceptionally well in the first round of the AMATYC national competition, they plan to go further in the second round March 1.
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Students: share your unique perspective through Student Voices

HFC is asking students to help us serve you better by participating in a new focus group called Student Voices.
College Store book shelves.

College Store will be closed during Spring Break

The College Store will be closed during Spring Break (March 4-8). Online orders will be accepted and will be processed on March 11.
Portrait of female teacher smiling in the class at school.

Midwest Substitute Staffing recruiting for teachers/paraprofessionals

If you are interested in pursuing a career in education, Midwest Substitute Staffing has immediate openings. Join us on Zoom Feb. 29.
Instructor Kris Young and ASSET automotive program students looking under the hood of a vehicle.

2024 Partners Breakfast focuses on automotive programs

HFC leaders, faculty, and alumni will share information and resources about careers in the auto industry at the annual Partners Breakfast March 12. Sign up by March 9.
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Wayne State transfer advisor on campus

If you are interested in transferring to Wayne State, stop by to talk to an advisor on campus at the Welcome Center.
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Important changes for FAFSA in the 2024-25 academic year

A new streamlined FAFSA will be available for the 2024-25 academic year to make it easier for students to apply for financial aid.
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Kirk Bradley named associate athletic director at HFC

As the new associate athletic director, Kirk Bradley will be an important resource for all student-athletes to reach their athletic and academic goals.
Portrait of Natalie Nichols.

Alumna and current student Natalie Nichols strives to treat her patients like family

Still a graphic artist at heart, Nichols was inspired to become a nurse after a family member’s care experience. Now she strives to help patients brighten their worst days.
Portrait of the three new Detroit Promise coaches.

Detroit Promise welcomes three new Campus Success Coaches

Delphine Davis, Charisma Flowers, and Jeffrey Liggens are the new Detroit Promise campus success coaches.
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“Paying for College Debt-Free” seminar

Learn how to pay for your college education without going into debt at this online seminar.
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HFC names Chardin Claybourne Director of the Henry Ford II Honors Program

As the Henry Ford II Honors Program Director, Chardin Claybourne's goal is to make it the premier community college honors program in Michigan.
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Learn4ward Open House

Learn more about guaranteed transfer to UM-Dearborn, Wayne State, Davenport, and EMU at the March 14 Learn4ward Open House.
Portrait of Patrick and Irene Bruen.

HFC retiree and wife celebrate 70 Valentine’s Days

A great sense of humor and a greater sense of faith contributed to a Dearborn couple staying together for almost 70 years.
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Board of Trustees meeting, February 19

The Board of Trustees will hold its regular meeting on February 19, 2024 in the Rosenau Board Room.
Adriana Sanchez who has long dark hair and wearing a white tee. To the right is the Pottery Making Illustrated magazine cover showing hands working with clay.

Alumna Adriana Sanchez’s artwork appears in national magazine

“Pottery Making Illustrated” highlighted alumna's artwork in a recent issue of the magazine.
Portrait of Mark Yancy, Jr., dressed in a suit with a blue background

Mark Yancy, Jr. becomes the first Detroit Promise Program Coordinator

Mark Yancy, Jr.'s vision for Detroit Promise at HFC is to set an example for other colleges to follow.
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UM-Dearborn transfer advisor on campus

If you are interested in transferring to UM-Dearborn, stop by to talk to a transfer advisor on campus at the Welcome Center.
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Film and Media Club invites you to its first meeting Feb. 14

If you are passionate or curious about movies and mass media, you are invited to the first meeting of HFC's new Film and Media Club Feb. 14.
Candance Niemer wearing her graduation cap, standing with crossed arms.

Get to Know HFC: Dr. Candance Niemer earns doctorate in her journey to educate future nurses

Teaching at HFC allows Dr. Candance Niemer to foster the growth of her students, preparing them to become future nurses.
HFC logo on blue field

HR streamlines processes: direct deposit

The first in the series of significant enhancements to HR processes: Learn how to streamline HFC's direct deposit change request procedure.
Women's basketball player dribbling.

HFC Women’s Basketball Recruitment Day: college students and high school seniors invited

Join us on Recruitment Day Feb. 20 and learn about Hawks basketball, meet the coach and players, and try out for the 2024-2025 women's basketball team.
A headshot of Regina DeSanto. She has long brown hair and is wearing a white blouse.

Alumna Regina DeSanto splits time between two fantastic careers

HFC alumna Regina DeSanto has the best of both worlds, working as both an award-winning realtor and physical therapist assistant.
Variety of soul food dishes on a table.

Shrimp and Soul Seafood Buffet at Fifty One-O One, Feb. 14

Fifty-One O One, HFC's student-run restaurant, will host the Shrimp and Soul Seafood Buffet Feb. 14. Reservations are strongly recommended.