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News

  • HCC Police Academy to host conference

    Hagerstown Community College Police Academy will host the inaugural 2016 Conference of the Maryland Tactical Officers Association (MDTOA), from September 18 to 20. To be eligible for the conference, participants must be sworn law enforcement officers in any jurisdiction. 

  • HCC’s Upward Bound program holding Zumbathon on August 28

    The TRiO Upward Bound Program at Hagerstown Community College will host a back-to-school Zumbathon on Sunday, Aug. 28, from 2 to 4 p.m., at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on the HCC campus. This event is open to the public and there will be a $10 donation at the door. Donations will directly benefit the TRiO Upward Bound scholarship fund. 

  • HCC Hawk Booster Club member to compete in 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio

    Hagerstown Community College Hawk Booster Club member Markeith Price, 26, of Hagerstown, is visually impaired and will compete in the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Price joined the HCC Hawk Booster Club in February 2016 at a Hawk Trainer membership level. Leading up to the trials, Price had been training at HCC’s Fitness Center.

  • HCC extends hours in August for fall registration

    From Mon., Aug. 22 to Thurs., Aug. 25, academic advising and registration, the HCC Campus Store, and the information center in the Student Center will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. On Saturday, Aug. 27, Student Services will be open from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

  • HCC names Rohan as new athletic director

    Robert Rohan has been named director of athletics, physical education, and leisure studies at Hagerstown Community College.  As the new athletic director, Rohan is responsible for providing leadership and oversight to HCC’s 14 intercollegiate athletic teams, as well as credit and non-credit physical education and leisure studies academic programs. 

  • HCC to host 70th anniversary gala

    Hagerstown Community College will commemorate its 70th anniversary in September. A celebration gala will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. at the Fountain Head Country Club. Alumni, retirees, and community members are invited to attend the anniversary gala.

  • HCC to offer portraiture class this fall

    Hagerstown Community College will offer a portraiture class on Thursday afternoons, from 1 to 4:35 p.m., beginning September 1, in the Kepler Center. The fall portraiture class is a three-credit, upper-level class for students with basic drawing skills who wish to broaden their ability to create strong visual images. 

  • HCC Alumni Association to host eight-day Caribbean cruise in 2017

    Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2017. The eight-day, seven-night cruise will be held from February 24 through March 3, 2017, aboard Holland America’s “ms Oosterdam” cruise ship. The cruise is open to the public and everyone is invited to attend. 

  • Washington County employees participate in HCC training

    A group of Washington County employees recently graduated from the Hagerstown Community College “Going for the Gold” leadership training program. Sixteen employees completed the 56-hour program which covers leadership topics including conflict resolution, managing change, and professional communications. 

  • HCC holds reception for TRiO Upward Bound students

    Hagerstown Community College recently held its fourth annual TRiO Upward Bound Reception. The event represents an end-of-the-year celebration for the TRiO Upward Bound students and their achievements during the 2015-2016 school year. Following remarks from HCC President Guy Altieri, attendees heard from student speaker Tara Buskirk, and keynote speaker, Asha’ Jones. 

Events

  • Career Workshop Series

    HCC's Internship and Job Services department will offer a Career Workshop Series during the fall 2016 semester on selected Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. All workshops will be held in the Student Center Life Skills Lab, room 170. To pre-register for a workshop, contact Hillary Ware at hnware@hagerstowncc.edu

    Date:
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    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 2 p.m. in the Academic Advising Area in the Student Center. An appointment is required - contact the HCC Information Center at 240-500-2530 to schedule an appointment.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 10:00am
  • FAFSA Lab

    Student Financial Aid will sponsor FAFSA Labs in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 21, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
  • USM at Hagerstown Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from USM at Hagerstown Center will be on campus to meet with interested students from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 11:00am
    Monday, October 24, 2016 - 11:00am
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 11:00am
    Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 11:00am
  • Game Night

    Game Night will be held in the Student Center Main Dining Hall. Enjoy music and games for all ages, including Uno, Monopoly, and Apples to Apples, or bring your own games to play.

    Sponsored by the SGA.

    Date:
    Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, October 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, November 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, February 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, March 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:00pm