The Latest from HCC

News

  • 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 13. Teachers planned a variety of outdoor activities that included an obstacle course, crafts, bean bag toss, a campus “pumpkin patch,” and other games. 

  • HCC President Altieri announces retirement

    Dr. Guy Altieri, president of Hagerstown Community College, has announced his retirement after a more than 45-year career in higher education, effective December 31, 2017. He has been president of HCC for 16 years. 

  • HCC students to perform two one-act plays

    Students in Hagerstown Community College’s introduction to theater class will perform two one-act plays in the Kepler Black Box Theater at HCC on Nov. 3 and 4 at 8 p.m., and Nov. 5 at 2:30 p.m. These plays explore the power and emotion of poetry. 

  • HCC to host NASA event on Nov. 8

    Hagerstown Community College will host a NASA Tech Day on Wednesday, November 8, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Career Programs Building at HCC. At the event, the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center’s Strategic Partnership Office will share information.

  • HCC to host STEM Festival on November 4

    Hagerstown Community College will host a STEM Festival on Saturday, November 4, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., on the campus of HCC. The 2017 STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) Festival will feature science exhibits and demonstrations, hands-on activities and competitions for K-12 students, live animals from Critters and Conservation, and more. 

  • HCC to host third annual Cornhole Tournament Oct. 28

    Hagerstown Community College’s Hawk Athletic Booster Club will hold its third annual Cornhole Tournament on Saturday, October 28, at 11 a.m., in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center (ARCC) on HCC’s campus. 

  • Forensic Science course available this spring

    Forensic Science is offered as a late-start, 12-week hybrid course beginning on January 22, 2018 and running through April 22, 2018. Lectures are online and students will need to attend laboratory sessions on campus at the scheduled times. 

  • HCC biotech students receive awards

    Students from Hagerstown Community College’s Biotechnology program recently presented at the Mid-Atlantic Plant Molecular Biology Society Meeting at the Patuxent National Wildlife Refuge in Laurel, Md. 

  • Brooks reappointed to HCC board of trustees

    Carolyn W. Brooks was recently reappointed by the Governor’s Office to serve another six-year term on the Hagerstown Community College board of trustees. She has been a member of the board since 1993. During that time, she served as vice-chair for nine years and chair for three years. 

Events

  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 9:00am
  • Fall Registration Starts

    Registration for Fall 2018 classes starts April 2, 2018. Register online via WebAdvisor beginning at 6 a.m. Fall classes start August 27, 2018. For more information, contact the Academic Advising and Registration Office at advise@hagerstowncc.edu.

    Date:
    Monday, April 2, 2018 (All day)
  • Shippensburg University Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Tuesday, March 20, 2018 - 9:00am
    Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00am
  • BINGO

    Located in the Student Center Dining Hall. Free to play. Candy prizes.

    Sponsored by the SGA.

    Date:
    Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, February 7, 2018 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 4:30pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 1, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 9:00am
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 9:00am