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News

  • HCC to host College for Kids art exhibition

    A reception and exhibition will be held at Hagerstown Community College to showcase artwork completed by students who attended HCC’s College for Kids classes held in the summer of 2018. The exhibition will be on display from October 25 through November 17.

  • HCC’s Business Club attends etiquette dinner

    Students from the Business Club at Hagerstown Community College recently attended an etiquette dinner hosted by Diane Cookson, of Manners for Life, Etiquette for Success, at the Fountain Head County Club.

  • HCC holds fall fest at Children's Learning Center

    The Children’s Learning Center at Hagerstown Community College held its annual Fall Fest on October 12. Teachers planned a variety of outdoor activities that included an obstacle course, face painting, ring toss games, a campus “pumpkin patch,” and other fun games.

  • Robinwood Players to perform “Frankenstein”

    Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will present Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein,” on Nov. 2, 3, and 4, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, and Saturday, Nov. 3, with a matinee performance on Sunday, Nov. 4, at 2:30 p.m. The show is rated PG-13. Ticket prices range from $4 to $14, but HCC students, faculty, and staff can attend for free with a valid HCC ID. To purchase tickets online, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/productions. 

  • Dot Foods donates truck to HCC truck driving program

    Dot Foods recently donated a 2012 Volvo VNL model tractor with auto-shift to the truck driver training program at Hagerstown Community College. This is HCC’s newest model tractor, and will add an automatic transmission tractor to the school’s fleet, for the purpose of CDL-A training and MVA testing purposes. 

  • Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride benefits HCC students

    Two students at Hagerstown Community College each received a scholarship in the amount of $2,887 for the 2018-2019 school year, as a result of funds raised from the first Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride, which was held in 2017. 

  • 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. 

Events

  • Rotary Club Bull and Oyster Roast

    Hagerstown Rotary Club Bull and Oyster Roast will be held on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. in the ARCC. 

    Date:
    Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 12:00pm
  • HCC Spring Transfer Fair 2019

    The HCC Spring Transfer Fair will be held Monday, February 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center (STC) main dining room. Over 40 local and regional 4-year school representatives will be in attendance. This is a good opportunity to talk face-to-face with representatives and plan your transfer early.

    Date:
    Monday, February 25, 2019 - 10:00am
  • NARCAN Training

    In an effort to provide education on how to recognize, respond to, and prevent an opioid overdose, the Washington County Health Department will be hosting monthly Narcan trainings in the Student Center (STC), Room 182. If you are concerned that a loved one is at risk for overdosing on heroin or a prescription pain medication, this training is for you. No RSVP or registration is necessary.

    Date:
    Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 10:00am
    Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 5:30pm
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 2:30pm
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:00am
  • BISFA Spring Concert

    The BISFA Spring Concert will be held February 28, 2019 from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater.

    Date:
    Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 7:30pm
  • Spring Break 2019 - No Classes Held

    Spring Break will be held for faculty and students from March 3 through March 9, 2019. No classes will be held during that time.

    Administrative offices will remain open from March 4 through March 7 of that week, but will close for staff spring break on March 8. The entire campus will be closed on March 8, 2019.

    Date:
    Sunday, March 3, 2019 (All day)
  • MEG 3 Musketeers

    The MEG 3 Musketeers show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater during the month of March

    Date:
    Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, March 15, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • Staff Spring Break 2019 - HCC Closed

    HCC will be closed for staff spring break on March 8, 2019. No classes will be held and all administrative offices will be closed.

    Date:
    Friday, March 8, 2019 (All day)
  • MEG 3 Musketeers

    The MEG 3 Musketeers show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater during the month of March

    Date:
    Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, March 15, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • MEG 3 Musketeers

    The MEG 3 Musketeers show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater during the month of March

    Date:
    Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, March 15, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, March 16, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 2:00pm