Washington County Sheriff’s Office DFC Charles Enders and his wife, Tina Enders, of Hagerstown, recently made a $50,000 donation to the Hagerstown Community College Foundation, in memory of Charles’s brother, Sgt. Richard H. Good, who died suddenly, July 16, at his home. He was 68 years old.
Starting this fall, Hagerstown Community College will offer an associate of applied science degree in health information management (HIM). Recently approved by the Maryland Higher Education Commission, the program was created in response to the tremendous growth opportunities in the health information management field.
Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will perform Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s rock opera “Jesus Christ Superstar: 2017 A.D.,” on April 21, 22, and 23, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus.
The 33rd annual Kris Kringle Holiday Craft Show will be held at Hagerstown Community College on Saturday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus.
NASA is offering Launching 2 Learn this summer at the Kennedy Space Center. for rising college freshmen and sophomores majoring in a STEM degree. Applications are due June 20, 2016.
Graduates from Hagerstown Community College’s alternative energy technology program have successfully found employment in the regional solar industry. One HCC graduate, Ryan Ballard, launched his own solar company, Western Maryland Solar.
The HCC network servers will be down for maintenance from Saturday, October 31 at 5:00 p.m. until Sunday, November 1 at 6:00 a.m. During this time, the HCC website, the HCC Jobs site, staff Email, and WebAdvisor will NOT be available. There will also be no internet or network access on campus during the maintenance period.
During the month of October, HCC is hosting several cybersecurity-related events for students, including a field trip to the MSP Forensics Lab in Pikesville, MD, a Forensics Demo at the Washington County Public Library, and two showings of the film WarGames.
Representatives from more than 100 colleges, universities, and technical schools in the Mid-Atlantic region will be at the 2015 Washington County College Fair on Wednesday, October 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the ARCC to meet with students.
HCC will hold a campus-wide open house on Saturday, October 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Attendees will be able to meet with faculty representing more than 100 programs of study, learn how to plan ahead for college, learn about HCC’s early college for high school students, and tour HCC's campus.