The Latest from HCC


  • Schwartz published on political science website

    Hagerstown Community College political science instructor Eric Schwartz recently had a scholarly article published on the website,, a site maintained by the American Political Science Association, to cover people, research, and news in political science. 

  • HCC to hold annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration

    Hagerstown Community College will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Diversity Celebration on Monday, Jan. 21, from 1 to 3 p.m., in the Kepler Theater at HCC. The celebration will feature keynote speaker Antonio D. Underwood, Fulbright Scholar to Serbia, owner/CEO of Tone East Music/TEM Technology, LLC, and author of The Third Eye. A dramatic rendition of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech will be performed by the Reverend Darin Mency, from Hagerstown’s Greater Campher Temple. 

  • HCC Middle College accepting applications for fall

    The STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) at Hagerstown Community College is now accepting applications for the fall 2019 class, with a priority deadline of March 1. Interested students and parents are encouraged to attend one of the program information sessions on Wednesdays, Jan. 23, Feb. 6, and Feb. 20, at 4 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 254. 

  • HCC students collect more than 50 blankets for blanket drive

    During the months of November and December, the Student Government Association (SGA) at Hagerstown Community College held a blanket drive to benefit local non-profits. More than 50 blankets were collected and donated to Soldiers’ Angels, Project Linus, and Humane Society of Washington County. 

  • HCC accepts 30 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

    Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, recently accepted 30 new members. To be eligible for PTK, students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher and must have completed 12 credit hours of college-level work at HCC. 

  • HCC to hold info sessions for Promise Program

    Program information sessions for the Maryland and HCC Promise Programs will be held on Jan. 8 and 24, and Feb. 5 and 21, at 4 p.m., in the Student Center on HCC’s main campus. College Promise programs make the cost of community college more affordable to qualifying students. 

  • HCC announces fall 2018 dean’s list

    Hagerstown Community College recently announced its dean’s list for the fall 2018 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must be attending school full-time (12 credits or more of college-level courses, 101 and above) and earn a minimum quality-point average of 3.50 for the most recent semester.

  • HCC students tour Volvo

    Students studying mechanical engineering technology and advanced manufacturing recently went on a tour of the Volvo plant in Hagerstown. 


  • 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 TBA

    Tuesday, April 16, 2019 - 10:00am
  • Kinder Konzert

    The Kinder Konzert will be held on February 21, 2019, April, 18 2019, and May 16, 2019 from 9:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater.

    Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:15am
    Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:15am
    Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 9:15am
  • Work Ready Community Announcement

    Work Ready Community Announcement on April 18, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Energy and Trades Training Center.

    Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 4:30pm
  • Chamber of Commerce Business and Social Hour

    The Chamber of Commerce Business and Social Hour will be held April 18, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Energy and Trades Training Center.

    Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 5:00pm
  • Spring Dance Showcase

    The Spring Dance Showcase will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center.

    Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 8:00pm
  • Finals Week Spring 2019

    Final exams for the Spring 2019 semester will be held Tuesday, April 23 through Monday, April 29.

    Tuesday, April 23, 2019 (All day)
  • STEMM Middle College Information Session

    Program information session for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Thursday, June 26, 2014, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 407.

    Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 4:00pm
  • NARCAN Training

    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.

    Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 10:00am
    Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 5:30pm
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 2:30pm
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:00am
  • MEG Fool for Love

    The MEG Fool for Love show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Black Box during the month of April.

    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm