On Friday, April 10, 2015, fifty HCC students visited the Wat Thai Buddist Temple in Silver Spring, Maryland as part of their religious site visit requirement for their Humanities World Religion (HUM 214) course.
Matthew Ryan will be named the new head men’s basketball coach at Hagerstown Community College, following confirmation by the HCC Board of Trustees at its May 26 meeting.
On Monday, April 13, local political leaders were joined by representatives from Washington County Public Schools, Head Start, business and community groups and child care providers at HCC to focus on the need for quality early learning opportunities for young children in our area.
The annual commencement ceremony will be held May 16, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC). Graduates should arrive by 8:45 a.m. in cap and gown.
Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, inducted 101 new members for the spring semester.
A free information session will be held for adult students at HCC on Wednesday, May 20, at 6:30 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, rooms 211 and 213.
HCC will host the annual Public Safety Awards on Tuesday, May 26, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Kepler Center on HCC’s main campus. The Public Safety Awards recognize officers who have served the citizens of Washington County in an exemplary manner during the past year.
On Tuesday, May 5, the HCC Foundation will be participating in Washington County Gives, a 24-hour online giving day. Funds received will be used to raise scholarship dollars for students and support campus beautification.
The HCC Business Club visited Annapolis on Friday, April 24. Three Instructors and 22 students attended the event.
Scholarships are available for STEM majors through the National Science Foundation for up to $5,000 for the 2015-2016 school year. Applications are due August 15 (June 15 early decision).