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.


  • Kinder Konzert

    The Kinder Konzert in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater.

    Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 9:30am
  • 2020 HCC Foundation Tribute Dinner

    The annual HCC Foundation Tribute Dinner will be held on Friday, April 3 at 6 p.m. in the ARCC. This year’s Tribute will honor John and Teresa Barr.

    Friday, April 3, 2020 - 6:00pm
  • Business Club: Financial Literacy Series

    BB&T (now merging with Sun Trust Bank will have a new name) will present a three part financial series that includes sessions on banking basics, family budgeting, and growing your business. The series will be held in STC-182.

    Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 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
  • ESSENCE Information Sessions

    HCC will host the information sessions for students who are interested in the ESSENCE Early College Program in the Career Programs Building (CBP) rooms 212-214 on the following dates:

    Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 5:00pm
    Friday, April 10, 2020 - 10:00am
    Tuesday, April 28, 2020 - 1:00pm
  • 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, January 28, 2020 - 10:00am
    Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 1:30pm
    Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 5:00pm
    Monday, April 13, 2020 - 1:30pm
    Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 12:00pm
  • Business Club Meeting in TIC

    The new Executive Director of the Technical Innovation Center (TBD) will lead a panel discussion with small businesses from the center allowing students to learn about the issues that entrepreneurs face when starting a business.  This is always a very informative and interactive session.

    Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 2:30pm
  • STEMM Technical Middle College Information Session

    Sessions will be held in the Learning Resource Center (LRC), Room 254 (behind the library—signs will be posted). Parking is available in lot B. View directions and campus map online.

    Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, March 18, 2020 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, June 17, 2020 - 4:00pm
  • MEG: Stop Kiss

    The MEG Stop Kiss show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater during the month of April, 2020.

    Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 17, 2020 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 18, 2020 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 2:00pm