The Latest from HCC


  • HCC graduates 12 in veterinary assistant program

    Twelve students recently graduated from the veterinary assistant program at Hagerstown Community College. The class started in February and concluded on October 10. In addition to attending the classroom lectures, students performed 25 hours of individual clinical work, prepared a portfolio, and gave a presentation on their portfolio, during the final night of class. 

  • HCC students to perform “Stardust” Nov 4-6

    Students in Hagerstown Community College’s introduction to theater class will perform Walter Kerr’s classic American comedy “Stardust,” from Friday, Nov. 4, through Sunday, Nov. 6, in the Kepler Black Box Theater. Performances will be in honor of HCC’s 70 years of service to the community, as well as the 70th anniversary of the opening of “Stardust” at Catholic University in 1946. 

  • Industrial Commons to celebrate first year

    Industrial Commons, a tenant in the Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College, will hold a one-year anniversary celebration on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 1 to 5 p.m. in the TIC. The event is free and open to the public and will include demonstrations and workshops for people of all ages. The highlights include live 3D printer demos, an introduction to 3D design, and member project exhibits. 

  • HCC reaching out to military medics

    The nursing staff and faculty at Hagerstown Community College are reaching out to help facilitate the transition of military medics and corpsmen into the practical or associate degree nursing programs. To learn more about this opportunity, call or email Courtney Hart, HCC nursing advisor, at 240-500-2296 or

  • HCC releases 2016 edition of the Hedge Apple

    Hagerstown Community College will hold a reception for the most recent publication of its literary arts magazine, the Hedge Apple, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m., in the Antietam Room in the Student Center. This event is free and is open to the public. Local writers and artists are encouraged to attend. 

  • HCC Volleyball Team to host breast cancer fundraising event

    Hagerstown Community College’s Women’s Hawk Volleyball Team will host a fundraising event to benefit the fight against breast cancer on Friday, Oct. 21, at 6 p.m., at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus. All proceeds from the game donated to Breast Cancer Awareness – Cumberland Valley, Inc. 

  • Field Trip to Gov. Hogan’s Cabinet Meeting at Maryland Theatre

    Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and his cabinet members will conduct a public cabinet meeting at the Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown on Thursday, Oct. 13. HCC students are invited to attend the meeting beginning at 10 a.m. HCC will provide transportation to and from the Maryland Theatre. 

  • HCC to hold softball clinics for youth and teens

    Hagerstown Community College Athletics will be offering softball pitching/fielding and hitting clinics for ages eight to 18 on Monday, October 24, and Wednesday, October 26, in the ARCC gymnasium. 


  • Shippensburg University Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with interested students from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Academic Advising area in the Student Center. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment, call 240-500-2530.

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 9:00am
    Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Business Club Meeting

    HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "Options to Finance Your Business Opportunity." Representatives from local, county, and state organizations will be present to talk about all the programs to assist entrepreneurs as they build their businesses.

    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from University of Maryland – University College will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to

    Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:00am
  • Athletic Boosters Corn Hole Tournament

    The HCC Athletic Boosters will hold its second annual Corn Hole Tournament on October 29 in the ARCC. Proceeds benefit the HCC Hawk Athletic Booster Club.

    Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 11:00am
  • Nursing Information Session

    Information session for HCC's Nursing programs will be held in Careers Program Building, Room 151.

    Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Monday, December 19, 2016 - 5:00pm