As officials at Hagerstown Community College begin the search process for the next college president, three one-hour open forums will be held on Tuesday, December 5, at 10 a.m., 1 p.m, and 5 p.m., in room 213 in the Career Programs Building.
HCC's Student Financial Aid Office is currently accepting applications for the S-STEM scholarships, available for qualifying full-time students majoring in STEM programs at HCC during the 2017-18 academic year. The spring semester deadline is Friday, December 8. Spring classes begin on January 8.
The HCC Board of Trustees today approved the appointment of David Warner, HCC vice president of academic affairs and student services, to serve as the interim president when current President Guy Altieri retires on December 31. Warner will serve in that role until a replacement is named, later in 2018.
The TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) program at Hagerstown Community College recently recognized 65 students who were accepted into the program within the past year. TRiO SSS is a unique program designed to assist first-generation and income-eligible students, and students with documented disabilities.
Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2018. The 12-day cruise will be held from April 19 through May 1, 2018, aboard Holland America’s “ms Koningsdam” cruise ship.
Hagerstown Community College will hold a reception for the most recent publication of its literary arts magazine, the Hedge Apple, on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 5 p.m., in the Antietam Room in the Student Center. All contributors to the 2017 Hedge Apple are encouraged to come celebrate and read their original work.
HCC will host the annual Kreykenbohm Lecture Series on Thursday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m., in the Kepler Center’s Black Box Theater. A celebrated performer of Japanese shakuhachi and Western flute, Nora Nohraku Suggs will present a lecture/demonstration of the shakuhachi (Japanese bamboo flute).
Students in the associate degree nursing program at HCC scored the highest of all of Maryland’s 16 community colleges for the NCLEX-RN first-time candidate exam, during the 2016-17 academic year. Among all the nursing programs in the state, HCC ranked second, immediately following Johns Hopkins University.
Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will perform Sam Shepard’s award-winning play, “A Lie of the Mind,” on December 1, 2, and 3, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, and Saturday, Dec. 2. A special matinee performance will be held on Sunday, Dec. 3 at 2:30 p.m.
The 34th annual Kris Kringle Holiday Craft Show will be held at Hagerstown Community College on Saturday, November 18, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus.
The 24th Annual HCC Flower & Garden Show, presented by the HCC Alumni Association, will be held March 17 & 18, 2018 in the ARCC on Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and free for children under 12. The theme for 2018 is “Save Our Food – Protect the Bees!”Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 9:00amSunday, March 18, 2018 - 10:00am
The last day to drop a class with no grade for the second 7.5-week session of the Spring 2018 semester is March 20, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (All day)
The last day to withdraw for the 15-week session of the Spring 2018 semester is March 20, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (All day)
The last day to withdraw for the 12-week session of the Spring 2018 semester is March 20, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Tuesday, March 20, 2018 (All day)
A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Advising & Registration Office located in the Student Center. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment, call 240-500-2530.Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 9:00amWednesday, April 4, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00am
HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "Annual Visit to the Technical Innovation Center." The presenters will be a panel of the current TIC tenants facilitated by Janice Riley, Manager of the TIC at HCC.Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 2:30pm
Need help completing your FAFSA? Members of the HCC Student Financial Aid Office will be available to help students complete their FAFSA during the above days and times in the STEM Building, Room 102.Monday, February 19, 2018 - 9:00amMonday, February 26, 2018 - 9:00amWednesday, March 7, 2018 - 9:00amWednesday, March 21, 2018 - 9:00am
A transfer advisor from Hood College will be on campus to meet with interested students in the lobby of the Student Center. No appointment is needed. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 11:00amMonday, April 16, 2018 - 11:00amMonday, April 30, 2018 - 11:00am
This event is open to a maximum of 30 students and faculty. Students and faculty will be required to make a $10 contribution for this event.Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 5:30pm
A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Student Center Lobby. An appointment is not required. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, March 22, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, March 29, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, April 19, 2018 - 9:00am