During the 2017-18 academic year, 34 students from Hagerstown Community College completed internships, gaining job training at local businesses. Students from 13 different majors completed a total of 5,040 hours. Through the Internship and Job Services Office at HCC, students were placed at 27 different sites within the community, based on their major and skill sets.
Hagerstown Community College’s Technology and Computer Studies Division hosted a portfolio review earlier this spring with 18 industry professionals on HCC’s main campus. Many of the reviewers are HCC alumni. Reviewers analyzed the work of students studying graphic design, web and multimedia, and simulation and digital entertainment. Each student was required to submit a portfolio to three reviewers and participate in a mock job interview.
Hagerstown Community College will host a one-day conference, entitled “Manufacturing 4.0: Creating a Skilled Workforce,” on Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., on the HCC campus. The conference is intended for regional industry professionals, educators, and students who are stakeholders in creating the new workforce.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the 229th Army Band as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Monday, June 25, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. A traditional military band that features five ensembles, the 229th U.S. Army Band has been part of the Maryland National Guard for most of the 20th century and is one of the few military bands to have received battle honors.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Navy Sea Chanters as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Saturday, June 23, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. The U.S. Navy Sea Chanters is the official chorus of the United States Navy. Under the direction of Senior Chief Musician Adam Tyler, the group performs a variety of music, including choral arrangements and Broadway show tunes, and travels throughout the United States, often appearing at state and national events.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Air Force Heritage Brass Ensemble as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Concert Series, on Sat., June 9, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. Known for both its exhilarating and intimate programs, the band performs a diverse repertoire featuring orchestral transcriptions, patriotic favorites, jazz standards, new compositions, and distinctive arrangements.
The Robinwood Players Theater Club at Hagerstown Community College hosted a day of theater on Saturday, May 5, in the Kepler Center on HCC’s main campus. The day of theater included workshops and presentations open to HCC students and local high school juniors and seniors.
Dr. Jim Klauber began on June 1 as HCC’s fourth president. He comes to HCC from John C. Calhoun State Community College in Alabama, where he had been serving as the president since 2015.
The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at HCC will offer an Introduction to Aromatherapy course on Tuesday evenings, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., beginning June 12 at the Valley Mall in Hagerstown.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association recently named Brenda J. Hassinger as Outstanding Alumnus of the Year during the college’s Honors Convocation. HCC Alumni Association President Linda Reid presented the award in recognition of Hassinger’s meritorious unpaid service to Hagerstown Community College and the Alumni Association, as well service to the community.
Date:Friday, August 3, 2018 - 8:00pmSaturday, August 4, 2018 - 8:00pmSunday, August 5, 2018 - 2:30pm Date:Friday, August 3, 2018 - 8:00pmSaturday, August 4, 2018 - 8:00pmSunday, August 5, 2018 - 2:30pm
The last day to withdraw for the second 7.5-week session of the Summer 2018 semester is August 6, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Monday, August 6, 2018 (All day)
The Annual “Red, White & Blue” Concert Series
All concerts will be held in the Alumni Amphitheater at 6:15 p.m. and are free and open to the public.Saturday, June 9, 2018 - 6:15pmMonday, June 25, 2018 - 6:15pmSaturday, July 7, 2018 - 6:15pmSunday, July 15, 2018 - 6:15pmMonday, August 6, 2018 - 6:15pmSaturday, August 18, 2018 - 6:15pmSaturday, September 1, 2018 - 6:15pmSaturday, September 8, 2018 - 6:15pm
8-week Summer session
August 8 is the final day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Wednesday, August 8, 2018 (All day)
Sessions will be held in the Learning Resource Center (LRC), Room 254 (signs will be posted). Parking is available in lot B. View directions and campus map online.Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, July 11, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, August 8, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, September 19, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, December 5, 2018 - 4:00pm
For those who have already registered for Fall 2018 classes at HCC, tuition payment is due by August 10. 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.Friday, August 10, 2018 (All day)
The last day to withdraw for the third 5-week session of the Summer 2018 semester is August 10, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Friday, August 10, 2018 (All day)
12-week Summer session
August 13 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, August 13, 2018 (All day)
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, Room 170. 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.Monday, July 16, 2018 - 10:00amMonday, August 13, 2018 - 12:00pmWednesday, September 12, 2018 - 10:00amThursday, October 25, 2018 - 1:00pmWednesday, November 7, 2018 - 10:00amMonday, December 17, 2018 - 1:00pm