The Latest from HCC


  • HCC middle college students to graduate

    The fifth class of students in the STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) at Hagerstown Community College will graduate from HCC on Saturday. Fifteen students were recognized at a special ceremony on Tuesday for their significant accomplishments in earning associate degrees from HCC at the same time they are completing high school. The program includes educational pathways in STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, and medical) fields. 

  • Organizations sponsor girls engineering and manufacturing courses at HCC

    With support from several local organizations, HCC has been able to expand its engineering and manufacturing offerings for girls entering grades six through eight. Through HCC’s College for Kids, three week-long classes are giving girls the opportunity to use 3-D printers and robots to create, problem solve, and get hands-on learning. 

  • HCC Alumni Association to host cruise preview

    The HCC Alumni Association will host a free cruise preview meeting on Saturday, June 8, at 10:30 a.m., in the Career Programs Building, rooms 211 and 213, on HCC’s main campus, for the upcoming 2020 Alumni & Friends Cruise. 

  • HCC to offer solar installer class

    HCC is offering a Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Installer class starting on May 20, provided under a grant from the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation. The grant funding is part of the state’s EARN green industry funding, which targets training and upskilling for individuals in the alternative energy sector. 

  • HCC student awarded Maryland Law Enforcement Scholarship

    HCC student Curtis Chedester, of Maugansville, was recently awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Maryland Law Enforcement Officers, Inc. The scholarship was established for Maryland students in good academic standing who are planning a career in law enforcement and have financial need.

  • Foundation scholarships available for HCC students

    HCC's College Advancement Office is now accepting applications for scholarships offered through the HCC Foundation. The deadline for the 2019-2020 academic year is Saturday, June 1. Scholarships are based on criteria such as financial need and academic promise. 

  • HCC to hold spring student art exhibit

    HCC will hold its spring student art exhibit from Monday, April 22, through Friday, April 26, in the Kepler Center on HCC’s main campus. The opening reception will be held on Monday, April 22, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. This event is free and the public is invited to attend. 

  • HCC sociology class held fundraiser

    Students in Professor Daniel Madron’s civic engagement class at HCC recently held a fundraising event to benefit Holly Place, as part of a class project. A total of $5,095 was raised from sponsorships, registration fees, and personal donations. 

  • HCC students to perform “An Evening of Dance”

    The English and Humanities Division at Hagerstown Community College will hold “An Evening of Dance,” on Saturday, April 20, at 7 p.m., in the Kepler Theater. The event will feature student choreography and students from HCC’s Dance Company and dance classes. This event is free and is open to the public.


  • Leadercast Women 2019

    Join us for Leadercast Live! Learn from world- renowned experts about the qualities and characteristics of global leaders who exemplify what it means to lead yourself.

    Friday, October 18, 2019 - 8:00am
  • Business Club Trip to Annapolis

    This trip includes presentations by the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, the Maryland Bankers Association, Leadership Maryland, potential visit with Governor Larry Hogan, and walking tour of Annapolis and Naval Academy.

    Friday, October 25, 2019 - 8:00am
  • Hawk Pep Rally

    Meet the Hawk Athletes, have some pizza, and show your school spirit.

    Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 11:30am
  • Veteran’s Day Luncheon

    Free luncheon for HCC student and employee veterans.

    Monday, November 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
  • Business Club Meeting

    This meeting is focused on the economic development plans for Washington County and Hagerstown.

    Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 2:30pm
  • Nonprofit Leadership Academy at HCC

    The Non Profit Institute is a 10 session program that will:

    Friday, August 16, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, September 13, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, November 15, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, December 13, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, January 17, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, February 14, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, March 13, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, April 10, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, May 15, 2020 - 8:00am
  • 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 (STC), Room 182. 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. No RSVP or registration is necessary.

    Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
    Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 5:00pm
    Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 1:00pm
  • STEMM Middle College Information Session

    All students and parents who are interested in obtaining more information about the STEMM Technical Middle College program for the 2019-2020 school year are encouraged to attend. For more information on the STEMM Technical Middle College program, please visit the STEMM page or speak with your school counselor.

    Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 6:00pm
    Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, December 18, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 4:00pm