News Archive

Bogolan African print pattern in gold, orange, and black with outlined prominent black Americans.

Celebrate Black History Month!

Culture, drumming, talent, cooking demos, HISTORY, and more will be shared and showcased during this month's events. Please join us!
Nurse leading a preparation workshop for the nursing admission test.

Nursing Admission Test prep workshops for reading, grammar, vocabulary

Register today to get an edge on the reading comprehension, grammar, and vocabulary sections of the Nursing Admissions Test.
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Black History Month: President’s video

President Kavalhuna and HFC alumna Alanna Grace Marie Schwartz talk about the meaning of Black History Month.
Photo showing a variety of non-perishable food with part of a basketball along the bottom edge.

HFC hosts “Hunger Games” at the home basketball game Feb. 21

Bring a donation of 5 cans of non-perishable food as your entry fee to the HFC men's basketball games on Feb. 21. This is part of the MCCAA “Hunger Games.”
Job applicants sitting in a row.

Career Services hosts four co-op information sessions

Career Services will host co-op information sessions on Feb 12, Feb. 15, March 12, and March 14.
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The College Store sale: 25% off HFC clothing and merchandise

25% HFC apparel and merchandise at the College Store, in-store and online Feb. 8-16.
Two students working on a car

Kelly Services on campus, recruiting automotive students

Kelly Services will be onsite, recruiting automotive students and alumni at HFC Feb. 1.
Gina is wearing a green sweater and glasses, playing the piano.

Get to Know HFC: For 30 years, Gina D’Alessio has taught music from the heart

Being able to pass on her musical knowledge to students and seeing them succeed has been the center of Gina D’Alessio’s teaching career at HFC.
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Barrett Creative Writing Contest submissions due March 1

Open to all HFC students, the Francis G. Barrett Creative Writing Contest and the Larry Colter Poetry Prize offer $700 in prizes.
Shaunie Hankins smiling and wearing a blue and white Henry Ford College Women's Basketball jacket.

HFC welcomes new Women’s Basketball Coach Rashaun Hankins

New women's basketball coach wants to build the program to its fullest potential.
A small group of military wearing camouflage, conversing.

Student veterans: come meet fellow service members!

Student veterans, join us to get to know your fellow student veterans at a gathering hosted by the Student Veterans Association.
A plate of healthy food with greens and grains.

Fifty-One O One Restaurant is open for the semester

The public is invited to dine at HFC's student-run restaurant, which opens Jan. 31 for the Winter 2024 semester.
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Eye Technician information meeting: rewarding career in just two years

Looking for a high-paying, rewarding career in just two years? Come to the Eye Technician informational meeting on Feb. 7.
Dr. Rama Chidambaram in front of a blackboard.

Math 131 workshops with Dr. Rama Chidambaram

Get extra help with Math 131 by attending any or all of the six workshops during the Winter 2024 semester.
Marlene Wojtowicz, in a pink and grey argyle sweater, sits at her desk.

“It’s been a good ride” – Marlene Wojtowicz retires from HFC

After more than 20 years at HFC, Marlene Wojtowicz will retire February 29, 2024.
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Black Male and QUEENS Focus Group meetings for the Winter 2024 semester

Everyone is invited as the Black Male and QUEENS Focus Group meets weekly during the Winter 2024 semester.
Jeremy Tabor and volunteers with their therapy dogs in holiday clothing and Santa hats.

Jeremy Tabor shares his dogs to cheer up the sick

Every month, Jeremy Tabor brings his greyhounds to area hospitals to visit patients, which makes their day.
Fred Steiner sits at his desk which is piled high with paperwork.

Fred Steiner retires after more than 35 years at HFC

Fred Steiner left the corporate sector and came to HFC to have a direct connection to improving the lives of individuals. He will retire Jan. 31 after more than 35 years at HFC.
Nick Paseiro, wearing a grey suit and standing in front of a projection screen giving a presentation.

IEMP coordinator Nicholas Paseiro shares sustainability goals for community decarbonization at national conference

HFC's Nick Paseiro presented “The Role of Colleges in Accelerating Community Decarbonization" at the AEE World Energy Conference & Expo.
Students wearing silly props for the photo booth station at the HFC Welcome Back Days event.

Welcome Back Days for all students, January 23-25

Get involved! Welcome Back Days offers fun, information, and connections for all students in a series of free activities and events.
Logo for the League of Women Voters.

League of Women Voters of Dearborn-Dearborn Heights hosts voter education event about upcoming millage

The League of Women Voters, a non-partisan educational organization, will host an event in Dearborn to talk about the upcoming millage. Everyone is invited!
ASCC building in winter

Winter reminder: HFC weather procedures

HFC has specific procedures for winter weather. We do all we can to keep our campuses and College open, with safety as our top priority.
Jerikiah Douglas on the left wearing a grey Henry Ford College hoodie and Mark Yancy on the right in a black blazer and blue T-shirt in front of the Detroit Promise logo.

Detroit Promise made it possible for Jerikiah Douglas to attend HFC

Her experience at HFC has given Jerikiah Douglas skills, confidence, knowledge, networking experience, and big dreams of becoming a traveling nurse -- and all of it free, thanks to the Detroit Promise scholarship.
HFC students at MLK Peace Rally with signs and flags.

Join HFC and UM-Dearborn for 3rd annual MLK Peace Rally

HFC Sociology instructor Dr. Kalvin DaRonne Harvell will speak at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Peace Rally on January 18.