Several students from Hagerstown Community College’s biotechnology program recently completed internships at regional science labs or on campus at InnovaBio-MD in collaboration with regional scientists. Students receive credible research experience and internship credit, as well as effective communication, problem solving, and leadership skills.
Hagerstown Community College’s Hawk Athletic Booster Club will hold its second annual Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, October 29, at 11 a.m., in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center (ARCC) on HCC’s campus. Maryland Cornhole Organization will provide a two-person team, double elimination format with experienced and amateur brackets.
Paula A. Lampton has been named by Governor Larry Hogan to serve a six-year term on the Hagerstown Community College board of trustees, which began July 1. Serving on the HCC board of trustees, Lampton will act as a voting member of the board in the development and evaluation of college policies.
The 2016 Washington County College Fair will be held on Wednesday, October 12 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center at Hagerstown Community College. Representatives from more than 100 colleges, universities, and technical schools in the Mid-Atlantic region will be there to meet with prospective students.
The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at Hagerstown Community College will offer a series of classes on Tuesdays in October, entitled “Financial GPS Series.” The series is designed to help participants navigate and understand personal credit scores, debt and credit, short-term and long-term financial goals, and financial security.
Students in the certified nursing assistant/geriatric nursing assistant program at Hagerstown Community College performed better than the state and national averages on the skills and written portions of the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX), administered by the Maryland Board of Nursing.
Bernard Hopkins has been named the new head men’s basketball coach at Hagerstown Community College. Hopkins is a graduate of and former player at HCC and has played collegiate and professional basketball for the Colonial Athletic Association, Continental Basketball Association, and Association Club Basketball.
The Washington Monthly recently released its first-ever listing of the best colleges for adult learners, and Hagerstown Community College ranked number 42 of all two-year colleges across the country. HCC is one of four of Maryland’s 16 community colleges to be named in the list of 100.
Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Wednesday., Sept. 14, and Wednesday., Oct. 12, at 4 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 409.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Navy Country Current as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Saturday, Sept. 17, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. The Country Current is a seven-member country-bluegrass ensemble originally formed in 1973 under the leadership of banjo player Bill Emerson.
Date:Friday, September 30, 2016 - 8:00am
The deadline to apply for graduation for the fall 2016 semester is Saturday, October 1, 2016. To apply for graduation, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/academics/graduation.Saturday, October 1, 2016 (All day)
Date:Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 8:30am
First 5-week Fall session
October 3 is the last day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Monday, October 3, 2016 (All day)
A transfer advisor from Shepherd University will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Academic Advising area of the Student Center. An appointment is required. To make an appointment, call 240-500-2530.Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 9:00amMonday, October 3, 2016 - 9:00am
Second 5-week Fall session
October 4 is the first day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Tuesday, October 4, 2016 (All day)
A transfer advisor from University of Baltimore 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.Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 10:00amTuesday, October 4, 2016 - 10:00amTuesday, November 1, 2016 - 10:00am
HCC's Internship and Job Services department will offer a Career Workshop Series during the fall 2016 semester on selected Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. All workshops will be held in the Student Center Life Skills Lab, room 170. To pre-register for a workshop, contact Hillary Ware at email@example.com.Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:30pmTuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pmTuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:30pmTuesday, October 18, 2016 - 2:30pmTuesday, November 8, 2016 - 2:30pmTuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pmTuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:30pm
Join HCC's Student Government Association and the Political Science Club to watch the Vice President presidential debate on Tuesday, October 4, from 9 to 10:30 p.m. in the Student Center Café Dining area. Cookies and drinks will be provided.Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 9:00pm
Second 10-week Fall session
October 5 is the first day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Wednesday, October 5, 2016 (All day)