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September 2009

Shippensburg University Transfer Day

Shippensburg Transfer Day
September 23, 2009 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

On Wed., Sept. 23, a representative from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with students who are interested in transferring to Shippensburg University. To make an appointment, call 301-790-2800, ext. 240 or ext. 575.

The transfer representative will meet with students from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Administration and Student Affairs Building, room 702.

Shepherd University Transfer Day

Shepherd Transfer Day
November 19, 2009 - 10:00am - 2:00pm

On Thurs., Nov. 19 a representative from Shepherd University will be on campus to meet with students who are interested in transferring to Shepherd University. To make an appointment, call 301-790-2800, ext. 240 or ext. 575.

The transfer representative will meet with students from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Administration and Student Affairs Building, room 702.

Shepherd University Transfer Day

Shepherd Transfer Day
October 21, 2009 - 11:00am - 3:00pm

On Wed., Oct. 21, a representative from Shepherd University will be on campus to meet with students who are interested in transferring to Shepherd University. To make an appointment, call 301-790-2800, ext. 240 or ext. 575.

The transfer representative will meet with students from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Administration and Student Affairs Building, room 702.

Improve your skills at HCC's writing workshops

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Writing Workshops

New one-day workshops this fall include “How to Publish Your Book,” on Thurs., Oct. 15; “Structuring Your Story,” on Thurs., Oct. 29; “Mythic Storytelling for Fiction Writers,” on Thurs., Nov. 12; “Creating Fictional Worlds: Fantasy, Historical, Whimsical, or Contemporary” on Thurs., Dec. 3; and “Sentence-Level Revision Techniques” on Thurs., Dec. 17. All courses are offered from 6 to 8 p.m. at HCC’s Valley Mall Center.

Calligraphy courses now offered

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Calligraphy courses

Students will study uncial hand, which was used by scribes to illustrate books from the fifth through eighth centuries. Students are encouraged to bring their favorite poem, text, or phrases to class for practice.

HCC offers tax preparation courses this fall

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Tax preparation courses

HCC’s Center for Continuing Education is offering two new tax preparation courses geared towards getting students ready to work for the 2010 tax season.

One-day bluegrass workshop offered

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Bluegrass Workshop

Taught by HCC instructor Ernie Bradley, the workshop will begin with a beginner’s jam session and introduction of songs. Students will then attend breakout sessions for banjo, guitar and dobro, or mandolin and fiddle to develop breaks and fillers for their instruments.

Annual R. Benjamin Jones Art Show

Benjamin Jones Art Show
November 20, 2009 - 5:00pm - November 21, 2009 - 3:00pm

The HCC Foundation will host the annual R. Benjamin Jones Art Show on Fri., Nov. 20, from 5 to 9 p.m., and Sat., Nov. 21, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., in HCC's Kepler Theater. The event is free and open to the public.

About the Artist

Alumni Association 2nd Annual Cash Bonanza

2nd Cash Bonanza
October 9, 2009 - 5:00pm - 11:00pm

HCC's Alumni Association is hosting its 2nd Annual Cash Bonanza on Fri., Oct. 9, at the Elks Lodge #378 on Robinwood Drive. Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner will be served at 6 p.m.

Featuring:

    * Two complete Chicken Dinners
    * Unlimited Beer & Soda for two
    * Dessert Bar
    * Live Band, DJ and Dancing till 11:30 p.m.
    * Chance to Win $1,000 in Cash

$40 per couple (ticket admits two people)

HOW THE BONANZA WORKS

Red Cross Blood Drive

Red Cross Blood Drive
September 17, 2009 - 10:30am - 4:30pm

The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be on campus on Thurs., Sept. 17, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the ARCC lobby. If you would like to sign up for a specific time to give blood, contact Student Activities Coordinator Heather Barnhart at 301-790-2800, ext. 225, or via e-mail at barnharth@hagerstowncc.edu.