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News

  • HCC students tour Volvo

    Students studying mechanical engineering technology and advanced manufacturing recently went on a tour of the Volvo plant in Hagerstown. 

  • HCC raises $10,251 to benefit United Way of Washington County

    During the month of October, faculty, staff, and students from Hagerstown Community College held a giving campaign to benefit the United Way of Washington County. Between October 1 and October 31, $10,251 was collected or pledged to the United Way. 

  • Wilson College, HCC Partner on Accord to Provide Students with Smooth Transition between Institutions

    Wilson College and HCC have reached an agreement guaranteeing qualified HCC students admission to Wilson bachelor’s degree programs and allowing them to transfer all credits earned with a grade of C or higher. The goal is to encourage more HCC graduates to pursue a bachelor’s degree after they complete their associate degree by making the transition as smooth and economical as possible, according to officials at both institutions.

  • HCC receives NEH grant

    Hagerstown Community College was recently awarded a three-year, $96,627 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities. HCC’s grant is part of $14.8 million in grants to support 253 humanities projects in 44 states, D.C., and Puerto Rico. 

  • HCC receives gift from the Fletcher Foundation

    Hagerstown Community College was recently awarded a three-year, $98,372 grant from the Alice Virginia and David W. Fletcher Foundation for the purpose of improving job training programs and enhancing economic development opportunities. 

  • HCC receives $15,000 from The Columbia Bank

    Hagerstown Community College Foundation recently received $15,000 from The Columbia Bank, to be used for HCC’s Center for Business and Entrepreneurial Studies, which is currently under development on the HCC campus. 

  • HCC and Purdue Global create transfer agreement

    Officials at Hagerstown Community College and Purdue Global recently created an educational alliance agreement that will benefit students who attend both institutions. Students who have completed an associate degree at HCC will be able to transfer to Purdue Global, where they will receive an 18 percent tuition discount. Those who transfer from HCC without completing the associate degree will receive a 10 percent discount at Purdue Global. 

  • HCC art professors to exhibit artwork at NOMA Gallery December show

    Hagerstown Community College faculty members Joan Bontempo and Beth Carey have been accepted to display their jewelry and ceramic works in the December show “Blessings from the Fire Gods,” at the NOMA Gallery in Frederick. The exhibit at NOMA Gallery will be open from November 30 to December 30 on Fridays, from 4 to 8 p.m.; Saturdays from 12 to 8 p.m.; and Sundays from 12 to 4 p.m. 

Events

  • Kinder Konzert

    The Kinder Konzert will be held on February 21, 2019, April, 18 2019, and May 16, 2019 from 9:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Theater.

    Date:
    Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:15am
    Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 9:15am
    Thursday, May 16, 2019 - 9:15am
  • HUB Opera

    The HUB Opera will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center during the month of May.

    Date:
    Friday, May 17, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • HUB Opera

    The HUB Opera will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center during the month of May.

    Date:
    Friday, May 17, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • HUB Opera

    The HUB Opera will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center during the month of May.

    Date:
    Friday, May 17, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, May 19, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • Business Competition

    The Business Competition will be held on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center.

    Date:
    Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 5:00pm
  • Memorial Day Observed - HCC Closed

    HCC will be closed for Memorial Day on May 27, 2019. No classes will be held and all administrative offices will be closed.

     

     

    Date:
    Monday, May 27, 2019 (All day)
  • 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
  • STEMM Middle College Information Session

    All students and parents who are interested in obtaining more information about the STEMM Technical Middle College program for the 2019-2020 school year are encouraged to attend. For more information on the STEMM Technical Middle College program, please visit the STEMM page or speak with your school counselor.

    Date:
    Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, June 26, 2019 - 4:00pm