The Latest from HCC

News

  • HCC’s practical nursing program ranked top in state

    The Practical Nursing Program at Hagerstown Community College has been ranked number one in Maryland for 2017, by PracticalNursing.org. Of the 10 state-approved practical nursing programs in Maryland, PracticalNursing.org ranked the top five, based on state test results and the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX-PN) pass rates for the past five years.

  • 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 Wednesdays, May 3 and June 21, at 4 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 254. 

  • HCC student Edison Ly accepted to West Point

    Hagerstown Community College student Edison Ly has been accepted to The United States Military Academy at West Point. Ly, 18, of Williamsport, has been enrolled in HCC’s STEMM Technical Middle College for the past two years. He will receive three associate degrees from HCC in May, in engineering, mathematics, and physics, just prior to his graduation from Williamsport High School. 

  • Cindy Dove named HCC Faculty of the Year

    Hagerstown Community College recently recognized Cindy Dove, associate professor and program coordinator of biotechnology, as the faculty of the year for 2016. Dove began teaching at HCC in 2000 as an adjunct faculty member, as well as the Science Learning Center coordinator. She became a full-time faculty member at HCC in 2005. 

  • HCC to hold Day of Theater on May 6

    The Robinwood Players Theater Club at Hagerstown Community College will hold a Day of Theater on Saturday, May 6, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the Kepler Center on campus. HCC students and high school juniors and seniors can participate for free. 

  • HCC recognizes outstanding adjunct faculty

    Hagerstown Community College recently recognized four of its outstanding adjunct faculty members for 2016. Sondra Dorsey, who has been an adjunct instructor for the nursing division since 1998, has been recognized as the 2016 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 CASA, Inc., as part of a class project. A total of $2,444 was raised from registration fees and personal donations. 

  • HCC’s Business Club attends etiquette dinner

    Students from the Business Club at Hagerstown Community College recently attended an etiquette dinner hosted by Diane Cookson, of Manners for Life, Etiquette for Success, at the Fountain Head County Club. 

  • HCC to offer accelerated EMT course this summer

    Hagerstown Community College is offering an accelerated Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course this summer. The course will allow each student to become a National Registry-Certified EMT in 15 weeks. Classes begin on May 9 and are held on Tuesdays and Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

  • HCC’s Day signs with University of Maryland Eastern Shore

    Kendra Day, a South Hagerstown High School graduate and student at Hagerstown Community College, recently signed a letter of intent to continue her collegiate volleyball career at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, while pursuing a major in fashion merchandising. 

Events

  • FAFSA Lab

    Need help completing your FAFSA? Members of the HCC Student Financial Aid Office will be available to help students complete their FAFSA during the above days and times in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 6, 2017 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 1, 2017 - 9:00am
  • 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 16, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, October 21, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, December 16, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 10:00am
    Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 10:00am
    Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 10:00am
    Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 10:00am
  • Business Club Meeting

    HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "The Dos and Don'ts of the Job Hunting Process; Interviewing Techniques." The presenter will be Bonnie Saunders, Coordinator of Internships and Job Services at HCC.

    Date:
    Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 2:30pm
  • Thanksgiving Break Begins - HCC Closes at Noon

    Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 23 and 24. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.

    Date:
    Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Thanksgiving Break - HCC Closed

    Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 23 and 24. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 23, 2017 (All day)
  • 17th Annual Turkey Trot

    Hagerstown Community College's 17th annual Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving day, Thursday, November 23. This event features a 5K run/walk, kids' races, food, and a toy drive. All proceeds benefit student athlete scholarships.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 7:00am
  • 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 25, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, November 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
    Monday, January 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
    Monday, February 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
    Monday, March 26, 2018 - 5:00pm
    Monday, April 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
  • Frostburg @ Hagerstown Transfer Advisor Visit for Psychology Majors

    A transfer advisor from Frostburg State University at Hagerstown will be on campus to meet with psychology majors 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:
    Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:00am
    Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 10:00am
    Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 10:00am
  • 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, September 7, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 9:00am
    Thursday, December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
  • FAFSA Lab

    Need help completing your FAFSA? Members of the HCC Student Financial Aid Office will be available to help students complete their FAFSA during the above days and times in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 6, 2017 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 6, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 3, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 1, 2017 - 9:00am