(August 28, 2015) As part of the third annual Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute (MAFWI) at Hagerstown Community College, HCC offered a special weekend writing institute for teen writers between the ages of 13 and 19. The Hub City Teen Writers Institute, formerly the Nora Roberts Young Writers Institute, was held from Aug.7 through Aug. 9, the same weekend as MAFWI, and featured a series of workshops and events specially geared towards aspiring fiction writers and poets.
Applications are now being accepted for the next class of the Hagerstown Community College Police Academy. The class starts January 11, 2016, and runs through June 24, 2016. The application deadline for November decision is Sept. 30, 2015, and the final deadline is Oct. 30, 2015.
Two free information sessions will be provided at Hagerstown Community College for prospective students interested in the Radiography Program. A representative from the Radiography Program will offer information about the program and a member of Academic Advising will discuss the admissions requirements and application process.
Academic Advising, JTSR, TRiO SSS, Disability Services and Student Activities have moved to the new Student Center. Student IDs and parking passes will also be issued in the Student Center.
The Pharmacy Technician Program at Hagerstown Community College has received continued accreditation from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). This accreditation indicates that HCC’s program has been reviewed and meets the rigorous standards defined by the ASHP.
Hagerstown Community College recently held its third annual TRiO Upward Bound recognition ceremony. The event recognized the TRiO Upward Bound students and their achievements during the 2014-2015 school year.
The English and Humanities Division at Hagerstown Community College recently announced that dancer Bria Jahrling has joined HCC’s dance department as an adjunct faculty member.
Hagerstown Community College offers online and hybrid courses for students with busy schedules. HCC currently offers more than 50 classes online in a variety of different subjects and new classes are being added each semester. There are 14 degrees and certificate programs that are offered 100 percent online.
Fall classes at Hagerstown Community College will start on Monday, August 24. To register for classes visit WebAdvisor. If you are a first-time HCC student, you can apply for admission online.
Hagerstown Community College’s Foundation will hold its first annual Hawk Athletic Booster Club Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, September 12, at 12:30 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center (ARCC) on HCC’s campus.
The TRiO Upward Bound Zumbathon will be held on Sunday, August 30th from 2 to 4 p.m. in the ARCC on HCC's main campus. Doors will open at 1:30 p.m. and a $10 donation is required at the door. Raffles and door prizes will be available for participants. This event will directly benefit the TRiO Upward Bound Program Scholarship Fund.Sunday, August 30, 2015 - 1:30pm
The last day to add or drop a 15-week course for the Fall 2015 semester is August 31. A list of all registration deadlines can be found at http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Monday, August 31, 2015 (All day)
Date:Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 1:00pm
A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 10:00am
The Eleventh Annual “Red, White & Blue” Concert Series
All concerts will be held in the Alumni Amphitheater located and are free and open to the public.
Concert Schedule:Saturday, September 5, 2015 - 6:15pm
Labor Day Observed. HCC closed. No classes will be held and all administrative offices are closed.Monday, September 7, 2015 (All day)
12-week Fall session
September 9 is the first day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Wednesday, September 9, 2015 (All day)
A transfer advisor from University of Baltimore will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 10:00am
Join the SGA Program Board. Meetings are the second Thursday of each month, 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. in the SGA room.Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 2:30pmThursday, October 8, 2015 - 2:30pmThursday, November 12, 2015 - 2:30pmThursday, December 10, 2015 - 2:30pm
An information session for HCC's Radiography programs will be held Friday, September 11, from 11 a.m. to noon in the Careers Program Building, Room 160.Friday, September 11, 2015 - 11:00am