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  • HCC to host College for Kids art exhibition

    (Hagerstown, MD) – A reception and exhibition will be held at Hagerstown Community College to showcase artwork completed by students who attended HCC’s College for Kids classes held in the summer of 2018.

  • HCC’s Business Club attends etiquette dinner

    (Hagerstown, MD) – Students from the Business Club at Hagerstown Community College recently attended an etiquette dinner hosted by Diane Cookson, of Manners for Life, Etiquette for Success, at the Fountain Head County Club.

  • HCC holds fall fest at Children's Learning Center

    (Hagerstown, MD) – The Children’s Learning Center at Hagerstown Community College held its annual Fall Fest on October 12. Teachers planned a variety of outdoor activities that included an obstacle course, face painting, ring toss games, a campus “pumpkin patch,” and other fun games.

  • Robinwood Players to perform “Frankenstein”

    Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will present Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein,” on Nov. 2, 3, and 4, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, and Saturday, Nov. 3, with a matinee performance on Sunday, Nov. 4, at 2:30 p.m. The show is rated PG-13. Ticket prices range from $4 to $14, but HCC students, faculty, and staff can attend for free with a valid HCC ID. To purchase tickets online, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/productions. 

  • Dot Foods donates truck to HCC truck driving program

    Dot Foods recently donated a 2012 Volvo VNL model tractor with auto-shift to the truck driver training program at Hagerstown Community College. This is HCC’s newest model tractor, and will add an automatic transmission tractor to the school’s fleet, for the purpose of CDL-A training and MVA testing purposes. 

  • Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride benefits HCC students

    Two students at Hagerstown Community College each received a scholarship in the amount of $2,887 for the 2018-2019 school year, as a result of funds raised from the first Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride, which was held in 2017. 

  • HCC students bring new vision to literary magazine

    During the 2018 spring and summer semesters, HCC English students, Johanna Bulley, Lynn Martin, and Mike Tucker, interned with HCC’s literary magazine, the Hedge Apple. As editors, they brought a new energy and vision to the magazine, including the acceptance of worldwide contributions; publishing and marketing on Amazon; and distribution to 40 contributors of prose, poetry, art, and creative nonfiction. 

  • HCC students recognize Maryland Manufacturing Month

    In recognition of Maryland Manufacturing Month, two technology students at Hagerstown Community College recently programmed the college’s industrial robot to hold a knife and cut a cake that was served to a room of fellow students. HCC offers an associate degree in advanced manufacturing systems, a certificate in industrial technology, and a certificate in basic electronics. 

  • HCC receives grant to help students with child care

    Hagerstown Community College has been selected to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Education, under the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Program, in the amount of $51,950 a year, for up to four years. The funds will be used to help Pell-eligible (low income) students pay for child care. 

Events

  • Frostburg State University Transfer Visit

    Frostburg State University will be visiting on campus to meet with students on Wednesday, October 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Date:
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 10:00am
  • Fort Ritchie Community Center Recruiter Visit

    A recruiter from Fort Ritchie Community Center will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Date:
    Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 11:00am
  • University of Maryland - University College Transfer Visit

    University of Maryland University College will be visiting on campus to meet with students on Thursday, October 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Date:
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:00am
  • NARCAN Training

    In an effort to provide education on how to recognize, respond to, and prevent an opioid overdose, the Washington County Health Department will be hosting monthly Narcan trainings in the Student Center, Room 170. If you are concerned that a loved one is at risk for overdosing on heroin or a prescription pain medication, this training is for you.

    Date:
    Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00am
    Monday, August 13, 2018 - 12:00pm
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
    Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 10:00am
    Monday, December 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Student vs. Employee Flag Football Game

    HCC will hold a Student vs Employee Flag Football game on Thrusday, October 25, 2018 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in in the field in front of the LRC. Men and women are encouraged to sign up. To sign up, there is a sign up sheet in front of the Student Activites Office or email Heather Barnhart at hbbarnhart@hagerstowncc.edu.

    Date:
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 2:30pm
  • HCC College For Kids Art Exhibition

    The HCC College for Kids Art Exhibition's opening reception will be held on October 25 & 26 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center. The exhibition will be on display from October 25 - November 17 and features artwork created by College for Kids students in 2018.

    Date:
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Friday, October 26, 2018 - 6:30pm
  • Maryland Center for Computing Education Meeting

    The Maryland Center for Computing Education will hold a meeting on October 26 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the Career Programs Building (CPB), rooms 211 and 213. Area school district teams will meet to kick off planning and grant applications.

    Date:
    Friday, October 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
  • HCC College For Kids Art Exhibition

    The HCC College for Kids Art Exhibition's opening reception will be held on October 25 & 26 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center. The exhibition will be on display from October 25 - November 17 and features artwork created by College for Kids students in 2018.

    Date:
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Friday, October 26, 2018 - 6:30pm
  • HCC Student Halloween Party

    The Annual HCC Student Holloween Party will be held Friday, October 26 from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. in the Student Center. Admission for the dance is free for HCC students, plus one guest age 16+

    Date:
    Friday, October 26, 2018 - 8:00pm
  • Frostburg State University Transfer Visit

    Frostburg State University will be visiting on campus to meet with students on Monday, October 29, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Date:
    Monday, October 29, 2018 - 10:00am