(August 28, 2015) As part of the third annual Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute (MAFWI) at Hagerstown Community College, HCC offered a special weekend writing institute for teen writers between the ages of 13 and 19. The Hub City Teen Writers Institute, formerly the Nora Roberts Young Writers Institute, was held from Aug.7 through Aug. 9, the same weekend as MAFWI, and featured a series of workshops and events specially geared towards aspiring fiction writers and poets.
Applications are now being accepted for the next class of the Hagerstown Community College Police Academy. The class starts January 11, 2016, and runs through June 24, 2016. The application deadline for November decision is Sept. 30, 2015, and the final deadline is Oct. 30, 2015.
Two free information sessions will be provided at Hagerstown Community College for prospective students interested in the Radiography Program. A representative from the Radiography Program will offer information about the program and a member of Academic Advising will discuss the admissions requirements and application process.
Academic Advising, JTSR, TRiO SSS, Disability Services and Student Activities have moved to the new Student Center. Student IDs and parking passes will also be issued in the Student Center.
The Pharmacy Technician Program at Hagerstown Community College has received continued accreditation from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). This accreditation indicates that HCC’s program has been reviewed and meets the rigorous standards defined by the ASHP.
Hagerstown Community College recently held its third annual TRiO Upward Bound recognition ceremony. The event recognized the TRiO Upward Bound students and their achievements during the 2014-2015 school year.
The English and Humanities Division at Hagerstown Community College recently announced that dancer Bria Jahrling has joined HCC’s dance department as an adjunct faculty member.
Hagerstown Community College offers online and hybrid courses for students with busy schedules. HCC currently offers more than 50 classes online in a variety of different subjects and new classes are being added each semester. There are 14 degrees and certificate programs that are offered 100 percent online.
Fall classes at Hagerstown Community College will start on Monday, August 24. To register for classes visit WebAdvisor. If you are a first-time HCC student, you can apply for admission online.
Hagerstown Community College’s Foundation will hold its first annual Hawk Athletic Booster Club Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, September 12, at 12:30 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center (ARCC) on HCC’s campus.
The STEM Club general meetings are held from 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. in STC-141 (Student Center Conference Room 1). The club is open to all students, regardless of major.Friday, October 16, 2015 - 10:30am
HCC is partnering with the Maryland Entertainment Group to present professional Edgar Allan Poe impersonator Todd Loughry on Friday, October 16 at 8 p.m. in the Kepler Center. The show is free for HCC students and staff and will be $10 for the public.Friday, October 16, 2015 - 8:00pm
First 7.5-week Fall session
October 17 is the last day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Saturday, October 17, 2015 (All day)
Are you assigned to write a research paper? Not sure how to cite your sources to avoid plagiarism? Learn how to integrate sources, format in-text citations and footnotes, and create a Works Cited/References/Bibliography page.Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 7:00pmWednesday, October 14, 2015 - 9:00amThursday, October 15, 2015 - 7:00pmSaturday, October 17, 2015 - 1:30pm
The Allegany Optical/National Optometry Continuing Education Lecture Series XVII will be held Sunday, October 18, 2015 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Career Programs Building (CPB), rooms 212 and 214.Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 8:00am
Second 7.5-week Fall session
October 19 is the first day of classes. For a full list of upcoming registration dates and deadlines, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Monday, October 19, 2015 (All day)
The Robinwood Players Theater Club meets every other Monday from 3:30- 4:30 p.m. in the Kepler Building, room 128. Meetings are used to discuss upcoming events in the club, fundraising ideas, local performances and classes related to the performing arts.Monday, October 5, 2015 - 3:30pmMonday, October 19, 2015 - 3:30pmMonday, November 2, 2015 - 3:30pmMonday, November 16, 2015 - 3:30pm
A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary.Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 10:00am
HCC’s Political Science Club will hold a lunch discussion each Tuesday at noon in the Student Center main dining area. Students don't have to be members of the club to participate in meetings.Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 12:00pmTuesday, October 6, 2015 - 12:00pmTuesday, October 13, 2015 - 12:00pmTuesday, October 20, 2015 - 12:00pmTuesday, October 27, 2015 - 12:00pm
Tuesday meetings are mainly for officers, and Wednesdays and Thursdays are workshop days for working on games. All meetings are held in ATC-116.Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 2:30pmWednesday, October 14, 2015 - 2:30pmThursday, October 15, 2015 - 2:30pmTuesday, October 20, 2015 - 2:30pmWednesday, October 21, 2015 - 2:30pmThursday, October 22, 2015 - 2:30pm