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News

  • HCC students bring new vision to literary magazine

    During the 2018 spring and summer semesters, HCC English students, Johanna Bulley, Lynn Martin, and Mike Tucker, interned with HCC’s literary magazine, the Hedge Apple. As editors, they brought a new energy and vision to the magazine, including the acceptance of worldwide contributions; publishing and marketing on Amazon; and distribution to 40 contributors of prose, poetry, art, and creative nonfiction. 

  • HCC students recognize Maryland Manufacturing Month

    In recognition of Maryland Manufacturing Month, two technology students at Hagerstown Community College recently programmed the college’s industrial robot to hold a knife and cut a cake that was served to a room of fellow students. HCC offers an associate degree in advanced manufacturing systems, a certificate in industrial technology, and a certificate in basic electronics. 

  • HCC receives grant to help students with child care

    Hagerstown Community College has been selected to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Education, under the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Program, in the amount of $51,950 a year, for up to four years. The funds will be used to help Pell-eligible (low income) students pay for child care. 

  • HCC Alumni Association to host 11-day Caribbean cruise in 2019

    Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2019. The 11-day cruise will be held from February 15 through February 25, 2019, aboard Princess Cruise Line’s “Crown Princess.” Port stops include Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Princess Cays, Bahamas; St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; Dominica; Grenada; Bonaire; and Curacao. 

  • HCC to host college fair on October 10

    The 2018 Washington County College Fair will be held on Wednesday, October 10 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center at Hagerstown Community College. Representatives from more than 100 colleges, universities, and technical schools in the Mid-Atlantic region will be there to meet with prospective students.

  • Williamson reappointed to HCC board of trustees

    John Williamson was recently reappointed by Governor Hogan’s Office to serve another six-year term on the Hagerstown Community College board of trustees. He has been a member of the board since 2012, and is currently serving as the vice chair. 

  • HCC Volleyball Team to host Homes For Our Troops fundraising event

    Hagerstown Community College’s Women’s Hawk Volleyball Team will host a fundraising event to benefit local and national heroes on Monday, Oct. 1, at 6 p.m., at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus. In honor of all of all veterans and those currently serving, the Hawks will play the Northern Virginia Community College Nighthawks on Monday evening, with all proceeds from the game donated to Homes For Our Troops.

  • HCC graduates first class of corrections academy students

    The first class of correction academy students at Hagerstown Community College recently graduated. The 37-day training program was provided by the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions. The academy training consists of academics, which covers use of force, suicide prevention, cultural diversity, ethics, and crisis de-escalation techniques; and practical skills, which includes disturbance control, defensive tactics, chemical agents, restraints, and searching techniques. 

Events

  • Jim Brown Classic | HCC Men's Basketball

    The Jim Brown Classic will be held in the ARCC on Sunday, November 25, 2018

    • 11 a.m. NOVA Women vs Monroe College 
    • 1 p.m. County College of Moris Men vs Allegany 
    • 3 p.m. HCC Men vs Monroe College
    Date:
    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 11:00am
    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
  • Jim Brown Classic | HCC Men's Basketball

    The Jim Brown Classic will be held in the ARCC on Sunday, November 25, 2018

    • 11 a.m. NOVA Women vs Monroe College 
    • 1 p.m. County College of Moris Men vs Allegany 
    • 3 p.m. HCC Men vs Monroe College
    Date:
    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 11:00am
    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 1:00pm
    Sunday, November 25, 2018 - 3:00pm
  • University of Maryland - University College Transfer Visit

    University of Maryland University College will be visiting on campus to meet with students on Thursday, November 29, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 10:00am
  • HCC Robinwood Players Perform "One Act Plays"

    HCC Robinwood Players will perform "One Act Plays" in the black box theater on November 30 through December 2, 2018. 

    Date:
    Friday, November 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
  • HCC Robinwood Players Perform "One Act Plays"

    HCC Robinwood Players will perform "One Act Plays" in the black box theater on November 30 through December 2, 2018. 

    Date:
    Friday, November 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
  • HCC Robinwood Players Perform "One Act Plays"

    HCC Robinwood Players will perform "One Act Plays" in the black box theater on November 30 through December 2, 2018. 

    Date:
    Friday, November 30, 2018 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 2:30pm
  • Hood College Transfer Visit

    Hood College will be visiting on campus to meet with students on Monday, December 3, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.

    Date:
    Monday, December 3, 2018 - 10:00am
  • BIT/CARE Maryland Health Connection Navigators Visit

    The Maryland Health Connection Navigators will be on campus from 10:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Thursday, November 15th & Wednesday, December 5th in the lobby of the student center to deliver in-person outreach, education, and enrollment in both qualified health plans and public insurance options. Stop by to see what health insurance options are available.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 10:30am
    Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 10:30am