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News

  • HCC to host Public Safety Awards Ceremony

    Hagerstown Community College will host the annual Public Safety Awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 17, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Kepler Center on HCC’s main campus. The public is invited to attend this event. Light refreshments will be served. 

  • Motorcycle refresher course to be held at HCC

    Hagerstown Community College and the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration’s Highway Safety Office will hold a workshop entitled “Motorcycle Safety Refresher for Experienced Riders,” on Saturday, May 21, from 1 to 5 p.m., in HCC’s Career Programs Building, room 232. The cost is $8 per participant.

  • Reminders for 2016 Commencement Ceremony

    HCC will hold its 69th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at 9:30 a.m., in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC). Students who are participating in this year's ceremony are expected to attend a Commencement Rehearsal on Friday, May 13, at 5:45 p.m., in the ARCC. Afterwards, students are invited to attend a Graduation Party at 7 p.m., in the ARCC lobby. Caps and gowns are available for pick up in the Campus Store or at the Commencement Rehearsal. 

  • Stacey McGee named HCC Faculty of the Year

    Hagerstown Community College recently recognized Stacey McGee, assistant professor of business and accounting, as the faculty of the year for 2015. McGee began teaching in 1999 as an adjunct faculty member at both HCC and Frostburg University. She became a full time faculty member at HCC in 2007. 

  • HCC recognizes outstanding adjunct faculty

    Hagerstown Community College recently recognized six of its outstanding adjunct faculty members for 2015. Kelly Weicht, who has been an adjunct instructor for the health sciences division since 1998, has been recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Adjunct Faculty member of the year.

  • HCC sociology class held fundraiser

    Students in Professor Daniel Madron’s civic engagement class at Hagerstown Community College recently held a fundraising event to benefit Children in Need, Inc., as part of a class project. Class members then organized a golf tournament to benefit Children in Need, which provides clothing and school supplies to low income students in Washington County. A total of $1,546 was raised from hole sponsorships, registration fees, and personal donations. 

  • HCC student receives national award

    Hagerstown Community College student Janai Heise, of Hagerstown, has been named a 2016 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar. She was recently recognized at the national Phi Theta Kappa convention held in National Harbor, Md. Heise, 18, is a biology major and will graduate in the summer of 2016 with an associate degree in biology and a certificate in biotechnology. 

  • Student volunteers needed for HCC’s College for Kids program

    Hagerstown Community College’s Volunteer Services department is looking for high school students to volunteer for this summer’s College for Kids program. High school students ages 15 and up can earn community service hours while committing to work for five days in a class.This year, HCC will host six, one-week sessions from June 20 to August 5. 

  • HCC Middle College to hold info sessions

    Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Wed., May 4; Tues., May 24; and Tues., June 7, at 4 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 409. Seating is limited, so please call 240-500-2483 or email tlthorn@hagerstowncc.edu to reserve seats. 

Events

  • Volleyball Camp for Grades 6-8

    Volleyball camp will be offered at Hagerstown Community College this summer, for students in grades three through 12. The camp is designed for players of all skill levels who want to work on fundamentals of the game or learn the game for the first time. Training groups will be established to ensure that participants get the appropriate instruction within their skill levels.

    Date:
    Monday, August 1, 2016 - 8:00am
    Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 8:00am
    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 8:00am
  • Volleyball Camp for Grades 9-12

    Volleyball camp will be offered at Hagerstown Community College this summer, for students in grades three through 12. The camp is designed for players of all skill levels who want to work on fundamentals of the game or learn the game for the first time. Training groups will be established to ensure that participants get the appropriate instruction within their skill levels.

    Date:
    Monday, August 1, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 1:00pm
  • Campus Tour

    Campus Tours will be held each Tuesday, July 19 through August 23, at 10 a.m. and each Wednesday, July 20 through August 24, at 3 p.m. The tour will begin in the Student Activities Office, Student Center room 163, and will last approximately one hour. Students will be shown where their classrooms are located, so please bring a class schedule.

    Date:
    Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 10:00am
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 3:00pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from University of Maryland – University College will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 2 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, June 30, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:00am
  • Campus Tour

    Campus Tours will be held each Tuesday, July 19 through August 23, at 10 a.m. and each Wednesday, July 20 through August 24, at 3 p.m. The tour will begin in the Student Activities Office, Student Center room 163, and will last approximately one hour. Students will be shown where their classrooms are located, so please bring a class schedule.

    Date:
    Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 10:00am
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 3:00pm
  • Campus Tour

    Campus Tours will be held each Tuesday, July 19 through August 23, at 10 a.m. and each Wednesday, July 20 through August 24, at 3 p.m. The tour will begin in the Student Activities Office, Student Center room 163, and will last approximately one hour. Students will be shown where their classrooms are located, so please bring a class schedule.

    Date:
    Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 10:00am
    Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 3:00pm
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 10:00am
    Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 3:00pm
  • 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, May 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from University of Maryland – University College will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 2 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, June 30, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 14, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, July 28, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:00am
  • 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, August 13, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 6:15pm
    Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 6:15pm