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News

  • HCC middle college students to graduate

    The second class of students in the STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) at Hagerstown Community College will graduate from HCC on Saturday. Fifteen students were recognized at a special ceremony on Tuesday for their significant accomplishments in earning associate degrees from HCC at the same time they are each completing high school. 

  • HCC to host Public Safety Awards Ceremony

    Hagerstown Community College will host the annual Public Safety Awards ceremony on Tuesday, May 17, beginning at 6:30 p.m., in the Kepler Center on HCC’s main campus. The public is invited to attend this event. Light refreshments will be served. 

  • Motorcycle refresher course to be held at HCC

    Hagerstown Community College and the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration’s Highway Safety Office will hold a workshop entitled “Motorcycle Safety Refresher for Experienced Riders,” on Saturday, May 21, from 1 to 5 p.m., in HCC’s Career Programs Building, room 232. The cost is $8 per participant.

  • Reminders for 2016 Commencement Ceremony

    HCC will hold its 69th Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at 9:30 a.m., in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC). Students who are participating in this year's ceremony are expected to attend a Commencement Rehearsal on Friday, May 13, at 5:45 p.m., in the ARCC. Afterwards, students are invited to attend a Graduation Party at 7 p.m., in the ARCC lobby. Caps and gowns are available for pick up in the Campus Store or at the Commencement Rehearsal. 

  • Stacey McGee named HCC Faculty of the Year

    Hagerstown Community College recently recognized Stacey McGee, assistant professor of business and accounting, as the faculty of the year for 2015. McGee began teaching in 1999 as an adjunct faculty member at both HCC and Frostburg University. She became a full time faculty member at HCC in 2007. 

  • HCC recognizes outstanding adjunct faculty

    Hagerstown Community College recently recognized six of its outstanding adjunct faculty members for 2015. Kelly Weicht, who has been an adjunct instructor for the health sciences division since 1998, has been recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Adjunct Faculty member of the year.

  • HCC sociology class held fundraiser

    Students in Professor Daniel Madron’s civic engagement class at Hagerstown Community College recently held a fundraising event to benefit Children in Need, Inc., as part of a class project. Class members then organized a golf tournament to benefit Children in Need, which provides clothing and school supplies to low income students in Washington County. A total of $1,546 was raised from hole sponsorships, registration fees, and personal donations. 

  • HCC student receives national award

    Hagerstown Community College student Janai Heise, of Hagerstown, has been named a 2016 Coca-Cola Community College Academic Team Silver Scholar. She was recently recognized at the national Phi Theta Kappa convention held in National Harbor, Md. Heise, 18, is a biology major and will graduate in the summer of 2016 with an associate degree in biology and a certificate in biotechnology. 

  • Student volunteers needed for HCC’s College for Kids program

    Hagerstown Community College’s Volunteer Services department is looking for high school students to volunteer for this summer’s College for Kids program. High school students ages 15 and up can earn community service hours while committing to work for five days in a class.This year, HCC will host six, one-week sessions from June 20 to August 5. 

Events

  • USM at Hagerstown Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 11:00am
    Monday, October 24, 2016 - 11:00am
    Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 11:00am
    Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 11:00am
  • 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 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, February 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, March 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, April 24, 2017 - 5:00pm
  • Business Club Meeting

    HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "Options to Finance Your Business Opportunity." Representatives from local, county, and state organizations will be present to talk about all the programs to assist entrepreneurs as they build their businesses.

    Date:
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:00am
  • Athletic Boosters Corn Hole Tournament

    The HCC Athletic Boosters will hold its second annual Corn Hole Tournament on October 29 in the ARCC. Proceeds benefit the HCC Hawk Athletic Booster Club.

    Date:
    Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 11:00am
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    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.

    Date:
    Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 10:00am