Leah Pongratz has been named head volleyball coach for the 2019-20 academic year at Hagerstown Community College.
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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 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.
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.
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.
Join us for Leadercast Live! Learn from world- renowned experts about the qualities and characteristics of global leaders who exemplify what it means to lead yourself.Friday, October 18, 2019 - 8:00am
Second 7.5-week Fall session
October 21 is the first day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Monday, October 21, 2019 (All day)
This trip includes presentations by the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, the Maryland Bankers Association, Leadership Maryland, potential visit with Governor Larry Hogan, and walking tour of Annapolis and Naval Academy.Friday, October 25, 2019 - 8:00am
Free food, music, costume contest, and more!Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 11:30am
Meet the Hawk Athletes, have some pizza, and show your school spirit.Wednesday, November 6, 2019 - 11:30am
Free luncheon for HCC student and employee veterans.Monday, November 11, 2019 - 12:00pm
This meeting is focused on the economic development plans for Washington County and Hagerstown.Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 2:30pm
The Non Profit Institute is a 10 session program that will:Friday, August 16, 2019 - 8:00amFriday, September 13, 2019 - 8:00amFriday, October 11, 2019 - 8:00amFriday, November 15, 2019 - 8:00amFriday, December 13, 2019 - 8:00amFriday, January 17, 2020 - 8:00amFriday, February 14, 2020 - 8:00amFriday, March 13, 2020 - 8:00amFriday, April 10, 2020 - 8:00amFriday, May 15, 2020 - 8:00am
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, June 18, 2019 - 10:00amWednesday, July 17, 2019 - 2:00pmThursday, August 22, 2019 - 5:00pmWednesday, September 18, 2019 - 2:00pmThursday, October 17, 2019 - 5:00pmTuesday, November 19, 2019 - 10:00amWednesday, December 4, 2019 - 1:00pm
All students and parents who are interested in obtaining more information about the STEMM Technical Middle College program for the 2019-2020 school year are encouraged to attend. For more information on the STEMM Technical Middle College program, please visit the STEMM page or speak with your school counselor.Wednesday, July 24, 2019 - 4:00pmWednesday, August 21, 2019 - 4:00pmWednesday, September 18, 2019 - 4:00pmWednesday, October 9, 2019 - 6:00pmWednesday, November 20, 2019 - 4:00pmWednesday, December 18, 2019 - 4:00pmWednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:00pmWednesday, June 26, 2019 - 4:00pm