Film Festival to Show Work of 5 Students

Four prize-winning films by five students will be screened during the 2017 Highline Film Festival. Attend Jan. 25 and meet the artists.

Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Week at Highline

Join us for free events, seminars and workshops to celebrate and continue the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 17–20.


  • Wed 18

    MLK Week 2017: You Are My Other Me

    January 18, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Wed 18

    MLK Week 2017: Mothering The Movement

    January 18, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
    Thu 19

    MLK Week 2017: Generation Return

    January 19, 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    Fri 20

    MLK Week 2017: Black Education Matters

    January 20, 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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Highline Profiles

Highline College 1960s Campus

Why Here? Why Then?

Dr. Tim McMannon explores why Highline College came to be located in Des Moines in the early 1960s.

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55th Anniversary and Dr Allan

Looking Back on 55 Years

Dr. Melvin “Pat” Allan played a pivotal role during Highline’s first decade. Read some early memories of the former president.

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Highline College Sandra Cravens Robinson

Sandra Cravens Robinson

Nursing schools were reluctant to enroll Sandra Cravens in the 1960s. Read her inspiring story of resilience, service, faith.

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Highline College John

John “JD” Jenkins

After leaving college years earlier, JD Jenkins struggled to find his way back. Read how Highline helped him reboot.

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Highline College Jose Antonio Ramos

Jose Antonio Ramos

After earning a two-year degree years ago, Ramos returned to campus to pursue his bachelor’s degree, a new option at Highline.

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