Blackhawk Technical College has a new vice President of Learning. Most recently Dr. Diane Nyhammer was the Provost and Chief Academic Officer at Rock Valley College in Rockford, Illinois. B-T-C President Thomas Eckert says "Diane brings many years of experience in two-year college systems". Dr. Diane Nyhammer will take over the position from the retiring Dr. Sharon Kennedy. Dr. Nyhammer will oversee B-T-C's instructional deans and staff with responsibilities for credit and continuing education programs, business and industry training, online and alternative education delivery, and program and curriculum development. She begins her new duties June 24th.