The Latest from HCC

News

  • HCC nursing assistant students score above state and national averages

    Students in the certified nursing assistant/geriatric nursing assistant program at Hagerstown Community College performed better than the state and national averages on the skills and written portions of the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX), administered by the Maryland Board of Nursing. 

  • Hopkins named as HCC head men’s basketball coach

    Bernard Hopkins has been named the new head men’s basketball coach at Hagerstown Community College. Hopkins is a graduate of and former player at HCC and has played collegiate and professional basketball for the Colonial Athletic Association, Continental Basketball Association, and Association Club Basketball.

  • HCC named as top college

    The Washington Monthly recently released its first-ever listing of the best colleges for adult learners, and Hagerstown Community College ranked number 42 of all two-year colleges across the country. HCC is one of four of Maryland’s 16 community colleges to be named in the list of 100. 

  • HCC Middle College to hold info sessions

    Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Wednesday., Sept. 14, and Wednesday., Oct. 12, at 4 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 409. 

  • U.S. Navy Country Current to perform Sept. 17 at HCC

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Navy Country Current as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Saturday, Sept. 17, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. The Country Current is a seven-member country-bluegrass ensemble originally formed in 1973 under the leadership of banjo player Bill Emerson.

  • HCC to offer adult education services at Frederick Manor

    Hagerstown Community College has entered into an agreement with the Hagerstown Housing Authority to provide adult education/GED preparation educational services onsite at Frederick Manor, a facility operated by the Hagerstown Housing Authority. 

  • HCC offers fall late-start classes

    The fall semester is underway at Hagerstown Community College, but there is still time to register for late-start fall classes. Shorter sessions begin October 5, October 24, and November 9. Students who missed the initial financial aid deadline for fall still have time to apply and register, if they act quickly. 

  • HCC receives $500,000 ARC grant

    Hagerstown Community College has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) to help support a renovation of the Learning Resource Center.  In addition to the ARC funds, local sources will provide $32,346 and state sources will provide $681,704, bringing the total project funding to $1,214,050. 

  • HCC accepts 19 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

    Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, recently accepted 19 new members. To be eligible for PTK, students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher and must have completed 12 credit hours of college-level work at HCC. 

  • U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note to perform Sept. 10 at HCC

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Saturday, Sept. 10, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. The U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note is an 18-member jazz ensemble that first began performing in 1950. 

Events

  • Theater Students Perform "Oedipus & Antigone"

    HCC's Elements of Dramatic Production class present Sophocles' “Oedipus & Antigone” Friday, March 25 through Sunday, March 26 in the Kepler Black Box Theater. Admission is free and open to the public and all HCC students, faculty, and staff, but tickets are required for entry. Some material may not be suitable for children - parental guidance suggested.

    Date:
    Friday, March 24, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 8:00pm
    Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 2:30pm
  • Game Night

    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.

    Date:
    Monday, September 26, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, October 24, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, November 21, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, January 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, February 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, March 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
  • BINGO

    Free to play.

    Date:
    Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 4:30pm
    Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 4:30pm
  • Family Book Club

    HCC's Family Book Club will be held in the Student Center Skills Lab, Room 170. Listen to a story, complete a craft activity, and enjoy a snack with your preschool - early-elementary age children.

    Date:
    Saturday, September 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, December 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Saturday, January 14, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:00am
  • Lip Sync Battle

    You pick the song! Free to enter. Prizes will be awarded.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 6:30pm