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  • 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 12. Teachers planned a variety of outdoor activities that included an obstacle course, face painting, ring toss games, a campus “pumpkin patch,” and other fun games.

  • Robinwood Players to perform “Frankenstein”

    Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will present Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein,” on Nov. 2, 3, and 4, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 2, and Saturday, Nov. 3, with a matinee performance on Sunday, Nov. 4, at 2:30 p.m. The show is rated PG-13. Ticket prices range from $4 to $14, but HCC students, faculty, and staff can attend for free with a valid HCC ID. To purchase tickets online, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/productions. 

  • Dot Foods donates truck to HCC truck driving program

    Dot Foods recently donated a 2012 Volvo VNL model tractor with auto-shift to the truck driver training program at Hagerstown Community College. This is HCC’s newest model tractor, and will add an automatic transmission tractor to the school’s fleet, for the purpose of CDL-A training and MVA testing purposes. 

  • Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride benefits HCC students

    Two students at Hagerstown Community College each received a scholarship in the amount of $2,887 for the 2018-2019 school year, as a result of funds raised from the first Cody Butts Memorial Motorcycle Ride, which was held in 2017. 

  • HCC students bring new vision to literary magazine

    During the 2018 spring and summer semesters, HCC English students, Johanna Bulley, Lynn Martin, and Mike Tucker, interned with HCC’s literary magazine, the Hedge Apple. As editors, they brought a new energy and vision to the magazine, including the acceptance of worldwide contributions; publishing and marketing on Amazon; and distribution to 40 contributors of prose, poetry, art, and creative nonfiction. 

  • HCC students recognize Maryland Manufacturing Month

    In recognition of Maryland Manufacturing Month, two technology students at Hagerstown Community College recently programmed the college’s industrial robot to hold a knife and cut a cake that was served to a room of fellow students. HCC offers an associate degree in advanced manufacturing systems, a certificate in industrial technology, and a certificate in basic electronics. 

  • HCC receives grant to help students with child care

    Hagerstown Community College has been selected to receive funding from the U.S. Department of Education, under the Child Care Access Means Parents in School (CCAMPIS) Program, in the amount of $51,950 a year, for up to four years. The funds will be used to help Pell-eligible (low income) students pay for child care. 

  • HCC Alumni Association to host 11-day Caribbean cruise in 2019

    Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2019. The 11-day cruise will be held from February 15 through February 25, 2019, aboard Princess Cruise Line’s “Crown Princess.” Port stops include Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Princess Cays, Bahamas; St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; Dominica; Grenada; Bonaire; and Curacao. 

Events

  • STEMM Middle College Information Session

    Program information session for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Thursday, June 26, 2014, from 4 to 6 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 407.

    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
  • 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
  • MEG Fool for Love

    The MEG Fool for Love show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Black Box during the month of April.

    Date:
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • MEG Fool for Love

    The MEG Fool for Love show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Black Box during the month of April.

    Date:
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • MS Walk

    The National Multiple Sclerosis Society will hold their MS Walk in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on Saturday, April 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    To learn more about MS and the National MS Society, visit their website at www.nationalmssociety.org

    Date:
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:00am
  • MEG Fool for Love

    The MEG Fool for Love show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Black Box during the month of April.

    Date:
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • MEG Fool for Love

    The MEG Fool for Love show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Black Box during the month of April.

    Date:
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • MEG Fool for Love

    The MEG Fool for Love show will be held in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center Black Box during the month of April.

    Date:
    Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 2:00pm
    Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 2:00pm
  • Safe Place Magic Show

    The Safe Place Magic Show will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. in the Kepler Performing & Visual Arts Education Center on the main stage.

    Date:
    Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 3:00pm