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News

  • HCC to offer accelerated EMT course this summer

    Hagerstown Community College is offering an accelerated Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course this summer. The course will allow each student to become a National Registry-Certified EMT in 15 weeks. Classes begin on May 8 and are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Art professors present at AACR conference

    Joan Bontempo, associate professor at Hagerstown Community College, and Sonya Evanisko, professor at Shepherd University recently presented original works of art and participated in a three-day discussion at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) conference in Chicago. 

  • HCC supports Financial Literacy Month

    During the month of April, students can complete two free financial counseling sessions online for a chance to win a $50 Go-Green gift card to be used at the HCC Campus Store or the eateries on campus. Students can register online or stop by the registration table on Tuesday, April 17, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Student Center lobby. 

  • 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 28, at 7 p.m., in the Kepler Theater. The event will feature students from HCC’s Dance Company and dance classes.

  • HCC to offer free GED and ESL classes starting in May

    Adult Literacy Services at HCC will offer free General Equivalency Development (GED) and English as a Second Language (ESL) courses starting in May. Qualified students participating in the ESL program and seeking a career in the healthcare field have the option to complete a seven-and-a-half week course to earn a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Letter of Recognition. 

  • Robinwood Players to perform “Pippin”

    Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will perform the Broadway musical, “Pippin,” on April 20, 21, and 22, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. 

  • Opioid education event to be held April 11

    Hagerstown Community College, the Wells House, Inc., and the Washington County Health Department will sponsor a free community event on Wednesday, April 11, at 6 p.m. in HCC’s Kepler Theater, to promote awareness and action related to the heroin and opioid epidemic that our region and nation is facing. 

Events

  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Student Center Lobby. An appointment is not required. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.

    Date:
    Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, August 2, 2018 - 9:00am
  • Spring Job Fair

    The Spring Job Fair will be held in the Student Center on April 19 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. in the Student Center. Employers will be hiring for full and part-time jobs, seasonal positions, and internships. The event is open to all HCC students and alumni.

    Employers include:

    Date:
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:00am
  • Lip Sync Battle

    Located in the Student Center Main Dining Hall. You pick the song! Free to enter. Prizes will be awarded.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:30pm
  • Summer 2018 Tuition Payment Deadline

    For those who have already registered for Summer 2018 classes at HCC, tuition payment is due by April 20. Students must settle their respective accounts by using financial aid, paying their balance in full, or setting up a payment plan. For more information, contact the Finance Office at 240-500-2220.

    Date:
    Friday, April 20, 2018 (All day)
  • Tech at the Hub

    This one-day event will bring together IT professionals, small business owners, government and educational organizations, and subject matter experts to discuss current trends and learn about innovative security solutions, cloud services, risk assessment, IOT, and wireless solutions.

    Date:
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 8:00am
  • Earth Day Celebration

    HCC will celebrate Earth Day with the following events in the Student Center:

    • Student Poster Presentations, 11:00 –12:00
    • Brown-Bag Lunch and Learn, 12:00
      • Keynote Speaker: Michael Dudash, Cacapon Institute

    Ongoing Activities:

    Date:
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 11:00am
  • Frostburg State University Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from Frostburg State University (Main Campus) will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Advising and Registration Office, located in the Student Center. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment, call 240-500-2530.

    Date:
    Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 10:00am
    Monday, March 26, 2018 - 10:00am
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Spaghetti Dinner Annual Family Night Fundraiser

    HCC's Children's Learning Center and S.O.L.O (Support Our Little Ones) is sponsoring a Spaghetti Dinner Family Night Fundraiser on Friday, April 20, 2018 from 5:30 - 8 p.m in the Valley Eatery in the Career Programs Building. Dinner will be followed by an art auction and magic show. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for children (children under two are free).

    Date:
    Friday, April 20, 2018 - 5:30pm