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.
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.
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.
Hagerstown Community College recently recognized Joan Johnson, professor of English composition, as the faculty of the year for 2018.
Students studying mechanical engineering technology and advanced manufacturing recently went on a tour of the Volvo plant in Hagerstown.
Hagerstown Community College recently held a nurse pinning ceremony to recognize graduates of its fall 2018 associate degree nursing class.
During the month of October, faculty, staff, and students from Hagerstown Community College held a giving campaign to benefit the United Way of Washington County. Between October 1 and October 31, $10,251 was collected or pledged to the United Way.
Antietam Cable channel 99 is scheduled to rebroadcast the 2018 HCC's fall graduation ceremonies that were held on December 15, 2018.
Wilson College and HCC have reached an agreement guaranteeing qualified HCC students admission to Wilson bachelor’s degree programs and allowing them to transfer all credits earned with a grade of C or higher. The goal is to encourage more HCC graduates to pursue a bachelor’s degree after they complete their associate degree by making the transition as smooth and economical as possible, according to officials at both institutions.
Hagerstown Community College was recently awarded a three-year, $96,627 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. HCC’s grant is part of $14.8 million in grants to support 253 humanities projects in 44 states, D.C., and Puerto Rico.
The Miss Washington County Scholarship Pageant will be held on February 23, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater.Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 10:00am
Hagerstown Rotary Club Bull and Oyster Roast will be held on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the ARCC.
You can learn more about the Hagerstown Rotary Club on their website.Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
The HCC Spring Transfer Fair will be held Monday, February 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center (STC) main dining room. Over 40 local and regional 4-year school representatives will be in attendance. This is a good opportunity to talk face-to-face with representatives and plan your transfer early.Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:00am
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.Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 10:00amThursday, February 28, 2019 - 2:30pmTuesday, March 26, 2019 - 5:30pmThursday, April 25, 2019 - 2:30pmWednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:00am
The BISFA Spring Concert will be held February 28, 2019 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater.Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
The application deadline for spring 2019 Graduation is Friday, March 1. All students should complete the online Application for Graduation through WebAdvisor to receive a Degree, Certificate, or Letter of Recognition regardless of their participation in the graduation ceremony.Friday, March 1, 2019 (All day)
The Gymkana gymnastics troupe will perform its annual show on Friday, March 1 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) building. Admission is free and open to the public.Friday, March 1, 2019 - 7:00pm
First 7.5-week Spring session
March 2 is the last day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Saturday, March 2, 2019 (All day)
Spring Break will be held for faculty and students from March 3 through March 9, 2019. No classes will be held during that time.
Administrative offices will remain open from March 4 through March 7 of that week, but will close for staff spring break on March 8. The entire campus will be closed on March 8, 2019.Sunday, March 3, 2019 (All day)
The Student Advocacy Day in Annapolis will be held on Tuesday, March 5 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Attend a rally with other Maryland community colleges, tour the State House, and meet local Washington County representatives in Annapolis. The event is free and includes transportation and lunch.Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 6:00am