The Latest from HCC

News

  • HCC receives $500,000 ARC grant

    Hagerstown Community College has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to help support a renovation of the Learning Resource Center.  In addition to the ARC funds, local sources will provide $32,346 and state sources will provide $681,704, bringing the total project funding to $1,214,050. 

  • HCC accepts 19 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

    Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, recently accepted 19 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. 

  • U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note to perform Sept. 10 at HCC

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. The U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note is an 18-member jazz ensemble that first began performing in 1950. 

  • HCC to offer toddler movement class this fall

    Hagerstown Community College will offer “Giggles and Wiggles” this fall, an interactive toddler movement class designed for adults and children to participate together. Classes are held September 7 through October 27. Participants can choose between sessions that meet on Wednesdays or Thursdays. 

  • Police Academy now accepting applications

    Applications are now being accepted for the next class of the Hagerstown Community College Police Academy. The class starts January 9, 2017, and runs through June 23. The application deadline for early decision is September 30, 2016, and the final deadline is October 31, 2016. 

  • HCC’s Dental Education Clinic Accepting Patients

    The Dental Education Clinic at Hagerstown Community College is now accepting volunteer patients, starting September 12 on Mondays, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., and Wednesdays, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., and 1 to 5 p.m. Services are provided at a minimal cost and include preventive care such as dental cleanings and x-rays, and not restorative care, such as fillings, extractions or tooth repair. 

  • HCC announces new faculty and directors

    As the new school year begins at Hagerstown Community College, nine people have been named to fill a variety of full-time faculty and division director positions. Collectively, these new hires represent more than 95 years of industry experience and approximately 100 years of teaching experience. 

  • HCC Police Academy to host conference

    Hagerstown Community College Police Academy will host the inaugural 2016 Conference of the Maryland Tactical Officers Association (MDTOA), from September 18 to 20. To be eligible for the conference, participants must be sworn law enforcement officers in any jurisdiction. 

  • HCC’s Upward Bound program holding Zumbathon on August 28

    The TRiO Upward Bound Program at Hagerstown Community College will host a back-to-school Zumbathon on Sunday, Aug. 28, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on the HCC campus. This event is open to the public and there will be a $10 donation at the door. Donations will directly benefit the TRiO Upward Bound scholarship fund. 

  • HCC Hawk Booster Club member to compete in 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio

    Hagerstown Community College Hawk Booster Club member Markeith Price, 26, of Hagerstown, is visually impaired and will compete in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Price joined the HCC Hawk Booster Club in February 2016 at a Hawk Trainer membership level. Leading up to the trials, Price had been training at HCC’s Fitness Center.

Events

  • Shepherd University Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 9:00am
    Monday, October 3, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Career Workshop Series

    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 hnware@hagerstowncc.edu

    Date:
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • National Debate Viewing Party

    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. 

    Date:
    Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 9:00pm
  • FAFSA Lab

    Student Financial Aid will sponsor FAFSA Labs in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 21, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
  • FAFSA Lab

    Student Financial Aid will sponsor FAFSA Labs in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 21, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Cardiac Updates

    Course: NRS-583-D | Location: CPB 210/211/212/213/214 | Early Bird Registration (until 9/30/16): $72 | Registration Fee after 9/30/16: $92

    For more information or to register, contact registration at 240-500-2236 or register online.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 8, 2016 (All day)