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News

  • 2016 Casting Call Photo Contest March 28 to April 1

    The Public Information and Government Relations Office (PIGR) at Hagerstown Community College will hold its annual Casting Call Photo Contest from 7:30 a.m. on Monday, March 28, to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, April 1. The photo contest allows students to enter for a chance to win a $25 amazon gift card and a chance to participate in HCC's marketing photoshoots.

  • Early fall registration now open

    Registration for the fall 2016 semester at Hagerstown Community College will begin earlier this year. Registration for fall classes starts on Monday, March 28. Fall classes begin on August 29.

  • HCC student’s research published in scientific journal

    Hagerstown Community College biotechnology student, Kelsey Shroades, recently had her research from the National Fish Health Lab published in the Conservation and Genetics Resources scientific journal. While studying at HCC, Shroades completed an internship in 2014 at the National Fish Health Lab, USGS, in Kearneysville, W.Va. She has since continued working there part-time as a biological science technician while finishing her degree at HCC. She is scheduled to graduate this summer. 

  • HCC to administer pharm tech exams

    The Pharmacy Technician Program at Hagerstown Community College has been approved as an official administration site for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) exam. This will allow pharmacy technician students to easily take the exam to become certified, after they have completed the three required courses at HCC. 

  • HCC to freeze tuition for next year

    The Hagerstown Community College Board of Trustees has approved a tuition freeze for the 2016-2017 academic year. HCC’s tuition rates remain among the lowest in the four-state area. The registration and general college fee will also remain unchanged for the upcoming year. 

  • Scholarships available for HCC’s STEM students

    Hagerstown Community College’s Student Financial Aid Office currently has a limited number of S-STEM scholarships available for full-time students majoring in STEM programs at HCC during the 2016-2017 academic year. The early decision deadline is Monday, May 2, and the fall semester deadline is Monday, August 1. 

  • HCC Political Science Club to host anti-human trafficking event

    Hagerstown Community College’s Political Science Club will host an anti-human trafficking event on Thursday, March 17, at 3 p.m., in the Behavioral Sciences and Humanities Building, room 102. Guest speakers from local interest group, Stop Trafficking Our People (STOP), and the League of Women Voters will join HCC’s Political Science Club to help spread awareness about human trafficking in Washington County. 

  • HCC to offer accelerated EMT course this summer

    Hagerstown Community College is offering an accelerated Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course this summer. The course will allow students to become a National Registry-Certified EMT in 15 weeks. Classes begin on May 10 and are held on Tuesdays and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 

  • Four students in HCC’s radiography program win awards

    Four Hagerstown Community College students recently won awards during the Maryland Society of Radiologic Technologists Student Essay Competition and Ted Lynch Award recognition. In this year’s essay competition, three HCC students won the top awards. Essay winners included Stephanie Mejias, of Hagerstown, who received first place; Jessica Aswall, of Mt. Airy, who received second place; and Kelly Barninch, of Hagerstown, who received third place. 

Events

  • Memorial Day Observed - HCC Closed

    Memorial Day observed. HCC closed. No classes will be held and all administrative offices are closed.

    Date:
    Monday, May 30, 2016 (All day)
  • STEMM Technical Middle College Information Session

    Sessions will be held in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) Building (signs will be posted). Parking is available in lot K. For directions and campus map, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/about-hcc.

    Date:
    Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
  • Red, White and Blue Concert Series

    The Annual “Red, White & Blue” Concert Series

    All concerts will be held in the Alumni Amphitheater located and are free and open to the public.

    Concert Schedule:

    Date:
    Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Friday, July 8, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Friday, August 12, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 6:15pm
  • STMC Summer Bridge Program

    The week-long STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) Summer Bridge program is designed for students in grades nine through twelve who are interested in a STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) career field. The program is free and runs June 20-24, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Date:
    Monday, June 20, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 9:00am
    Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, June 24, 2016 - 9:00am
  • STMC Summer Bridge Program

    The week-long STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) Summer Bridge program is designed for students in grades nine through twelve who are interested in a STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) career field. The program is free and runs June 20-24, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Date:
    Monday, June 20, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 9:00am
    Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, June 24, 2016 - 9:00am
  • STMC Summer Bridge Program

    The week-long STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) Summer Bridge program is designed for students in grades nine through twelve who are interested in a STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) career field. The program is free and runs June 20-24, Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    Date:
    Monday, June 20, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 9:00am
    Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, June 24, 2016 - 9:00am