The Latest from HCC


  • 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.

  • HCC holds Opioid Community Panel

    The Behavioral Intervention/Care Team (BIT) at Hagerstown Community College recently held an Opioid Community Panel to keep the conversation going about substance abuse. The panel discussion was led by Hagerstown City Councilwoman Emily Keller, Washington Goes Purple; Eric Byers, campus safety & emergency preparedness coordinator at HCC; Lt. Joshua McCauley, Washington County’s Sherriff’s Office; Christina Trenton, chief operating officer at Well’s House; and John Kotz, director of operations at Awakenings Recovery Center. 

  • HCC receives $48,000 grant from Maryland DLLR

    HCC has received a $48,000 grant from the Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation to support the growth of construction trades apprenticeship in Washington County. The grant, awarded under the state’s Apprenticeship Innovation Fund, will support the development and delivery of pre-apprenticeship training over the next year. 

  • HCC receives $15,000 from First United Bank & Trust

    The Hagerstown Community College Foundation recently received a commitment from First United Bank & Trust, for $15,000. The money will be paid over five years and will be used for a first-floor office in HCC’s Center for Business and Entrepreneurial Studies, which is currently under development on the HCC campus.

  • HCC to host Washington County Police Academy

    HCC's Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division recently signed an agreement with the Hagerstown Police Department and Washington County Sheriff’s Office to host the Washington County Police Academy (WCPA) on HCC’s main campus. The WCPA is currently accepting Maryland law enforcement agency sponsored cadets and volunteer self-sponsored applicants for its second academy beginning in November 2019. 

  • HCC Middle College to hold info sessions

    Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Wednesdays, April 10 and April 24, at 4 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 254. 

  • HCC Softball Team to host fundraising event

    HCC's Women’s Hawk Softball Team will host a fundraising event to benefit Natalie McMaster’s fight against acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) on Monday, April 8, at 3 p.m., at the softball field on HCC’s main campus. McMaster will throw out the first pitch of the second game, and between games there will be raffles. 

  • Robinwood Players to perform “Deathtrap”

    HCC's Robinwood Players will perform Ira Levin’s hit Broadway play, “Deathtrap,” on April 12, 13, and 14, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 8 p.m. on Friday, April 12, and Saturday, April 13. A special matinee performance will be held on Sunday, April 14 at 2:30 p.m.