Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players Theater Club recently awarded two club scholarships to members Kristen Davis and Paola C. Torres. The Robinwood Players Theater Club offers up to two $500 scholarships every spring semester to its club members.
HCC began its sixth Police Academy session on Monday, February 1. The current class runs through July of 2016. The HCC Police Academy provides entry-level police training to both agency-sponsored recruits and self-sponsored students.
Free information sessions will be held in February for those who want to learn more about the dental hygiene program at Hagerstown Community College. The first session will be held on Monday, Feb. 15, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, room 131. The second session will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, room 131.
Hagerstown Community College is offering late start spring 2016 classes beginning in February or March. It is not too late to register for these classes online. To register, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/webadvisor. For more information, visit the Admission, Records and Registration Office in the Administration and Student Affairs Building or call 240-500-2000.
Hagerstown Community College will participate in the annual FAFSA Frenzy event on Saturday, Feb. 6 and Feb. 20, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 21, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Valley Mall in Hagerstown beside American Eagle. Attendees will have the opportunity to receive assistance filing out their 2016-2017 FAFSA and learn about scholarships and financial aid options.
Hagerstown Community College students and alumni will hold an Improv Night on Friday, Jan. 29, at 8:00 p.m., in the Black Box Theater in the Kepler Center. This event is open to the public. Tickets are $10 and will be sold at the door.
HCC faculty and staff members Joan Bontempo, Chris C. Davis, Audra Haddock-Martenot, and Ben McAfee have been accepted to display their works in the Cumberland Valley Artists Exhibition and Photographic Salon. The exhibitions open January 26 and run through April 10.
Graduates from Hagerstown Community College’s alternative energy technology program have successfully found employment in the regional solar industry. One HCC graduate, Ryan Ballard, launched his own solar company, Western Maryland Solar.
Hagerstown Community College recently held a nurse pinning ceremony to recognize graduates of its December 2015 nursing class.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will hold its 22nd Annual Flower & Garden Show on Saturday, March 12, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, March 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the ARCC. A variety of vendors will take part in the show, named as one of the area’s premier events.
HCC's Financial Aid department will be offering free workshops in the month of February to assist WCPS graduates in completing their FAFSA forms. Most FAFSA forms can be completed in thirty minutes. All WCPS Seniors who complete their FAFSA by March 1, 2016 can enter a drawing to win a $500 scholarship.Saturday, February 6, 2016 - 10:00amSaturday, February 20, 2016 - 10:00amSunday, February 21, 2016 - 10:00am
This workshop will provide an overview of HCC’s online resources, including the main page, student email, WebAdvisor, Moodle, the LSC, the Library, and the college catalog.
Register for workshops at the LSC Welcome Desk, by phone at 240-500-2560, or via email at email@example.com.Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 7:00pmWednesday, February 3, 2016 - 9:00amSaturday, February 6, 2016 - 12:30pm
This workshop will help students organize their academic materials and utilize a day planner/calendar to balance their academic, personal, and work commitments.
Register for workshops at the LSC Welcome Desk, by phone at 240-500-2560, or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 7:00pmFriday, February 5, 2016 - 1:00pmSaturday, February 6, 2016 - 2:00pm
The TRiO Upward Bound program is holding a high-energy fundraiser to help with the program’s scholarship fund. A $10 donation will be collected at the door. This event is open to the public. Call 240-500-2422 or email email@example.com for more information.Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 2:00pm
This Career Links workshop will be held in the HCC Student Center, Skills Lab (Room 170), at 2:30 p.m. and is open to all HCC students and alumni. Pre-register with Hillary Ware at firstname.lastname@example.org.Monday, February 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
Learn how to set the correct font, spacing, margins, Headers, Headings, Title Pages, and more.
Register for workshops at the LSC Welcome Desk, by phone at 240-500-2560, or via email at email@example.com.Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:00pmWednesday, February 10, 2016 - 9:00amThursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00pmFriday, February 12, 2016 - 1:00pmSaturday, February 13, 2016 - 1:30pm
Student Advocacy Day in Annapolis will be held on February 10. Bus leaves campus at 6:30 a.m. and returns at 4:30 p.m.
Rally with other Maryland community college students, meet with our local representatives, tour the State House. Lunch is included. Reserve your seat by stopping into the Student Activities Office. 15 spots are available for this trip.Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 6:30am
Learn how to set the correct font, spacing, margins, Headers, Headings, Title Pages, and more.Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 7:00pmWednesday, February 10, 2016 - 9:00amThursday, February 11, 2016 - 7:00pmFriday, February 12, 2016 - 1:00pmSaturday, February 13, 2016 - 1:30pm
A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University 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 www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 10:00amTuesday, March 1, 2016 - 10:00am
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 www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Thursday, February 11, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, February 18, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, February 25, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, March 3, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, March 17, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, April 7, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, April 14, 2016 - 10:00am