Hill College

January 2015

Criminal Justice Students Visit Huntsville


Hill College Criminal Justice students recently took a field trip to the Huntsville Prison Unit. The Huntsville Unit is the oldest prison in Texas and is nicknamed the “Walls Unit” because of the large brick wall surrounding the facility.

Board of Regents Meeting Agenda Posted


AGENDA For the Regular Meeting of the Board of Regents of Hill College to be held Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 12:00, NOON in the Bob Bullock Room of Hill College Cafeteria Bldg.

Hill College Testing Center Offers THEA-IBT


The Hill College Testing Center has announced that it has made the transition from the THEA (Texas Higher Education Assessment) paper/pencil test, which was discontinued on December 31, 2014, to the THEA ibt (Internet Based Test).  There are currently only 28 locations at community colleges and universities in the state that offer the exam.

Number Five Ranked Basketball Team Begins Conference Play with Win


Starting the New Year off strong are the Hill College Running Rebels basketball team who are ranked 5th in the NJCAA Division I polls. The Running Rebels have become the highest ranked one-loss team in the polls and are seeded at No. 5, up two spots from No. 7 last week and No. 8 the week before.

Hill Women’s Basketball Team Begins Conference Play with Win


The Hill College Lady Rebels basketball team has started conference play with a hard fought victory over Weatherford this past Saturday 82-77. The Lady Rebels “have come a long way and show tremendous growth and development since the beginning of the season,” said Head Coach, Scott Hyland.

Nationally Ranked Fire Academy Enrolling for Spring Semester


Hill College’s fire science degree program is ranked 38th out of over 900 programs at colleges and universities nationwide. This high ranking is due to the high quality of education and training offered, at a price that won’t break the bank.

Notice of Executive Session Meeting


Notice is hereby given that there will be an executive session meeting of the Board of Regents of the Hill College District on January 14, 2015, beginning at 12:00 noon, in the Bob Bullock Room.

Hill College Press Publishes 48th Book


Hill College Press is pleased to announce the publication of More Texas Burial Sites of Civil War and Reconstruction Era Notables:  A Biographical and Pictorial Field Guide, a set of two hardcover volumes with dust jackets, containing more than 1,050 biographical sketches and photographs of grave sites of Confederate and Union officers and other prominent notables in Texas during the period who are buried in Texas cemeteries.