Hagerstown Community College will commemorate its 70th anniversary in September. A celebration gala will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m. at the Fountain Head Country Club. Alumni, retirees, and community members are invited to attend the anniversary gala.
Hagerstown Community College will offer a portraiture class on Thursday afternoons, from 1 to 4:35 p.m., beginning September 1, 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.
Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2017. The eight-day, seven-night cruise will be held from February 24 through March 3, 2017, aboard Holland America’s “ms Oosterdam” cruise ship. The cruise is open to the public and everyone is invited to attend.
A group of Washington County employees recently graduated from the Hagerstown Community College “Going for the Gold” leadership training program. Sixteen employees completed the 56-hour program which covers leadership topics including conflict resolution, managing change, and professional communications.
Hagerstown Community College recently held its fourth annual TRiO Upward Bound Reception. The event represents an end-of-the-year celebration for the TRiO Upward Bound students and their achievements during the 2015-2016 school year. Following remarks from HCC President Guy Altieri, attendees heard from student speaker Tara Buskirk, and keynote speaker, Asha’ Jones.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the Six-String Soldiers of the U.S. Army Field Band as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Saturday, August 13, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. Under the direction of Master Sergeant John Lamirande, the group performs Americana, folk, bluegrass, and Irish music in an informal setting.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Navy Sea Chanters as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Friday, August 12, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. Under the direction of Chief Musician Casey E. Campbell, the group performs a variety of music including choral arrangements and Broadway show tunes and travels throughout the United States, often appearing at state and national events.
Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will hold its 24th Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, September 16, at noon, at the Black Rock Golf Course in Hagerstown. The tournament is open to the public. All participants and sponsors must register by Friday, August 19.
Christine Ohl-Gigliotti has been named dean of students at Hagerstown Community College. In the role of dean of students at HCC, Ohl-Gigliotti will provide leadership and oversight of student affairs.
Due to insufficient enrollment to ensure a quality experience for all participants, The Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute scheduled for August 12 and 13 has been canceled. Those who have already registered for MAFWI will receive a full refund. The Hub City Teen Writers Institute will be held as scheduled.
The Kris Kringle Craft Show will be held Saturday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, contact is Brian Pitsnogle at 240-500-7656.Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 9:00amSunday, November 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 24 and 25. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 24 and 25. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.Thursday, November 24, 2016 (All day)
Hagerstown Community College's 16th annual Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving day, Thursday, November 24. This event features a 5K run/walk, kids' races, food, and a toy drive. All proceeds benefit student athlete scholarships. For more information and to register online, go to www.raceit.com.Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 7:00am
Game Night will be held in the Student Center Main Dining Hall. Enjoy music and games for all ages, including Uno, Monopoly, and Apples to Apples, or bring your own games to play.
Sponsored by the SGA.Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:00pmMonday, October 24, 2016 - 5:00pmMonday, November 28, 2016 - 5:00pmMonday, February 27, 2017 - 5:00pmMonday, March 27, 2017 - 5:00pmMonday, April 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
A transfer advisor from USM at Hagerstown Center will be on campus to meet with interested students from 11 a.m. to 1 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.Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 11:00amMonday, October 24, 2016 - 11:00amWednesday, November 9, 2016 - 11:00amTuesday, November 29, 2016 - 11:00am
Applications for the HCC Foundation Scholarship for the 2017 spring semester are due Thursday, December 1, 2016 by 4 p.m.Thursday, December 1, 2016 (All day)
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.Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, September 8, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, September 29, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, November 3, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:00amThursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:00am
Date:Friday, December 2, 2016 - 8:00pmSaturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:00pmSunday, December 4, 2016 - 2:30pm Date:Friday, December 2, 2016 - 8:00pmSaturday, December 3, 2016 - 8:00pmSunday, December 4, 2016 - 2:30pm