The Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College recently received a Governor’s Citation from Maryland Governor Larry Hogan at the SMART Proc business conference in Frederick.
Hagerstown Community College President Dr. Guy Altieri and several local officials, including U.S. Representative John Delaney, spoke during a ribbon-cutting ceremony on October 25, to officially open the new mile-long road that connects Medical Campus Drive and HCC.
The English and Humanities Division at Hagerstown Community College will hold “An Evening of Song and Dance,” on Saturday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m., in the Kepler Theater. The event will feature students from HCC’s Dance Company and dance classes.
The Children’s Learning Center at Hagerstown Community College participated in St. Jude Trike-A-Thon and raised almost $800 to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, one of the world’s premier centers for the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and other catastrophic childhood diseases.
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.
Students in the associate degree nursing program at Hagerstown Community College tied for the second highest score among Maryland’s 16 community colleges for the NCLEX-RN first-time candidate exam, during the 2015-2016 academic year. Seventy-three of 81 students passed the exam for an overall pass rate of 90.12 percent.
Twelve students recently graduated from the veterinary assistant program at Hagerstown Community College. The class started in February and concluded on October 10. In addition to attending the classroom lectures, students performed 25 hours of individual clinical work, prepared a portfolio, and gave a presentation on their portfolio, during the final night of class.
Students in Hagerstown Community College’s introduction to theater class will perform Walter Kerr’s classic American comedy “Stardust,” from Friday, Nov. 4, through Sunday, Nov. 6, in the Kepler Black Box Theater.
The nursing staff and faculty at Hagerstown Community College are reaching out to help facilitate the transition of military medics and corpsmen into the practical or associate degree nursing programs.
Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and his cabinet members will conduct a public cabinet meeting at the Maryland Theatre in Hagerstown on Thursday, Oct. 13. HCC students are invited to attend the meeting beginning at 10 a.m. HCC will provide transportation to and from the Maryland Theatre.