The Latest from HCC


  • HCC to offer free nursing assistant terminology course for ESL students

    Adult Literacy Services at HCC will offer a free CNA/GNA terminology course for English as a Second Language (ESL) students, starting September 24. This course is designed to prepare ESL students with the terminology skills necessary to be successful in HCC’s CNA/GNA program. 

  • HCC to offer two new career courses this fall

    The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at Hagerstown Community College will offer two new career courses this fall, one for EKG technician and another for medical administrative assistant. 

  • 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 Wednesdays, August 8 and September 19, at 4 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 254. 

  • 257th Army Band to perform August 6 at HCC

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the 257th Army Band as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Monday, August 6, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. 

  • HCC to host manufacturing conference

    Hagerstown Community College will host a one-day conference, entitled “Manufacturing 4.0: Creating a Skilled Workforce,” on Tuesday, Aug. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., on the HCC campus. The conference is intended for regional industry professionals, educators, and students who are stakeholders in creating the new workforce. 

  • Golden ticket to provide $100 towards continuing education course

    The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at Hagerstown Community College recently mailed its fall course schedule. A few local residents will receive a golden ticket inside their schedule. The golden ticket is good for $100 towards a continuing education course this fall at HCC. 

  • HCC Trustee Williamson elected as president of state committee

    John Williamson, vice chair of the HCC Board of Trustees, was recently elected to serve as president of the Maryland Association of Community Colleges (MACC). The role of the president is to lead the executive committee to execute strategic direction and operational oversight for MACC. This committee guides the association’s legislative agenda, prepares and reviews the association’s annual budget, and acts for the board of directors between annual meetings.

  • Health Department to host Narcan trainings at HCC

    The Washington County Health Department will host free Narcan trainings on Monday, July 16, at 10 a.m., and Monday, August 13, at 12 p.m. in HCC’s Student Center, room 170. 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. 

  • Seats still available in fall portraiture class

    Hagerstown Community College will offer a portraiture class on Wednesday afternoons, from 1 to 4:35 p.m., beginning August 30, 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.