Hagerstown Community College’s Internship and Job Services Office has partnered with local businesses to collect clean and gently used or new professional clothing to assist HCC students to prepare for internships and employment interviews. Donations will be accepted throughout the month of February.
During the 2016-17 academic year, 49 students from Hagerstown Community College completed internships, gaining job training at local businesses. Students from 19 different majors completed a total of 7,560 hours.
The deadline to sign up for an internship for the Spring 2018 semester is December 15, 2017. For more information about internships or to download the internship application packet, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/student-services/internships.
Several students from Hagerstown Community College’s biotechnology program recently completed internships at regional science labs or on campus at InnovaBio-MD in collaboration with regional scientists. Students receive credible research experience and internship credit, as well as effective communication, problem solving, and leadership skills.
HCC's Internship and Job Services department will offer a Career Workshop Series during the spring 2017 semester on selected Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. All workshops will be held in the Student Center Life Skills Lab, room 170. To pre-register for a workshop, contact Hillary Ware at email@example.com.
The deadline to sign up for an internship for the Fall 2017 semester is July 31, 2017. For more information about internships or to download the internship application packet, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/student-services/internships.
Hagerstown Community College biotechnology student, Kelsey Shroades, recently had her research from the National Fish Health Lab published in the Conservation and Genetics Resources scientific journal. While studying at HCC, Shroades completed an internship in 2014 at the National Fish Health Lab, USGS, in Kearneysville, W.Va. She has since continued working there part-time as a biological science technician while finishing her degree at HCC. She is scheduled to graduate this summer.