HCC honors endowed scholarship donors

(November 23, 2009) - Hagerstown Community College Hawk Booster Club officials recently honored endowed scholarship donors Philip L. Rohrer and Marilyn Rohrer for the creation of the  Mr. and Mrs. Philip L. Rohrer Athletic Scholarship.

“Philip Rohrer has made a life-long commitment to supporting excellence in academics and athletics,” says Robert “Bo” Myers, HCC director, athletic and leisure studies division. “He is a former member of the Hawk Booster Club Executive Committee and was inducted into the Hawk Booster Hall of Fame in 2006.”

The Mr. and Mrs. Philip L. Rohrer Athletic Scholarship is to be awarded to a full-time Washington County need-based student. Preference is given to students who are members of an HCC intercollegiate athletic team.

For more information, contact Lieba Cohen, HCC director, institutional advancement, at 301-790-2800, ext. 213, or via e-mail at cohenl@hagerstowncc.edu.

Photo - Pictured from left to right: Jim Brown, former president, Hawk Booster Club; Marilyn Rohrer; Philip L. Rohrer; Robert “Bo” Myers, HCC director, athletics and leisure studies; and Rick Toms, president, Hawk Booster Club.