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.
Sessions will be held in the Learning Resource Center (LRC), Room 254 (signs will be posted). Parking is available in lot B. View directions and campus map online.Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, January 24, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, February 7, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, February 21, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, March 28, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, April 11, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, April 25, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, May 30, 2018 - 4:00pmWednesday, June 20, 2018 - 4:00pm
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
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 - 9:00amThursday, June 7, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, July 5, 2018 - 9:00amThursday, August 2, 2018 - 9:00am
HCC's Business Club will hold its annual trip to Annapolis on Friday, April 13, with meetings scheduled with the Maryland Chamber of Commerce; Leadership Maryland; and Senator Edward Riley, Vice-Chair, Finance Committee of Maryland State Government. The trip will also include a walking tour of Annapolis and a possible meeting with Governor Larry Hogan.Friday, April 13, 2018 (All day)
The last day to withdraw for the second 7.5-week session of the Spring 2018 semester is April 13, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Friday, April 13, 2018 (All day)
The annual HCC Foundation Tribute Dinner will be held on Friday, April 13 at 6 p.m. in the ARCC. There will be a cocktail hour followed by dinner and the program. This year's event is hosted by Brent Feight and BFM Architects.
Everyone is welcome to attend this gala celebration. To purchase tickets for the event, contact Stacey Crawford at 240-500-2213.Friday, April 13, 2018 - 6:00pm
Date:Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:00am
A transfer advisor from Frostburg State University at Hagerstown will be on campus to meet with psychology majors 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.Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 10:30amThursday, February 15, 2018 - 10:30amWednesday, March 14, 2018 - 10:30amMonday, April 16, 2018 - 10:30am
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
The last day to withdraw for the third 5-week session of the Spring 2018 semester is April 18, 2018. For a complete list of registration dates and deadlines, visit http://www.hagerstowncc.edu/registration/dates-and-deadlines.Wednesday, April 18, 2018 (All day)