The Latest from HCC


  • HCC receives district award for website

    (Release: October 15, 2014) – Hagerstown Community College recently received the NCMPR District 1 Gold Medallion Award in the website category. The National Council for Marketing and Public Relations is the leading professional development organization exclusively serving marketing and public relations professionals at two-year colleges.

  • Preparing for Middle States

    Dr. Peter Mora, president, Atlantic Cape Community College and the Middle States team chair, visited the HCC campus for a preliminary visit on Oct. 13-14, 2014. While at HCC, Mora toured the campus, met with staff and faculty to discuss the Middle States process, and sat in a Unit Planning meeting. Dr. Mora will return with the Middle States team in April 2015.

  • Special Saturday Hours - Jan. 10

    On Saturday, Jan. 10, various campus offices in the Administration and Student Affairs (ASA) Building will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. to help students register for the upcoming spring semester, which starts on Monday, Jan. 12, 2015.

    Offices that will be open include:

  • HCC to host Western Maryland Technology Showcase

    (Release: October 9, 2014) – The Fort Detrick Alliance will hold its Western Maryland Technology Showcase at Hagerstown Community College’s Technical Innovation Center (TIC) on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, from 4:30 to 7 p.m.

  • HCC launches 2014 edition of the Hedge Apple

    (Release: October 7, 2014)— Hagerstown Community College will hold a launch party for the most recent publication of its literary arts magazine, the Hedge Apple, on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, beginning at 5 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, rooms 210-212, on HCC’s main campus.

  • Events on Campus - Oct. 13-18

    During the week of October 13-18, a variety of events will be held on the HCC campus for students, staff/faculty, and the public. Special events this week include the annual Washington County College Fair, the annual BCA-CV Step 'n Stride, and the release party for Hedge Apple magazine.

  • LSC Writing Workshops - Oct. 21-25

    During the month of October, HCC's Learning Support Center will offer a series of workshops on how to properly cite sources in a research paper. Workshops will be held from Oct. 21 through Oct. 25, 2014,  and are open to all currently enrolled credit students.

  • Tobacco-Free Workshops - Now through Nov. 5

    The Washington County Health Department will offer a series of free "Tobacco Free for Life" workshops in October and November. All workshops will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Student Center.

  • Turkey Trot - Nov. 27

    HCC, in partnership with local food banks, will hold its 14th Annual Turkey Trot on Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, beginning at 8:30 a.m., at the ARCC. Open to the public.