The Latest from HCC

News

  • 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. 

  • HCC now accepting Promise Program applications

    Applications are now being accepted for the new Promise Pathway Program at Hagerstown Community College, for admission in the fall of 2017. Similar to other promise programs across the country, this initiative is designed to address the financial barriers for high school students who have the academic readiness and commitment to succeed in college, but lack all the necessary financial resources to do so, even if they qualify for federal financial aid. 

  • HCC Student Gets Cooke Foundation Transfer Scholarship

    Khanh Huynh, a student at Hagerstown Community College, has been awarded the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, worth up to $40,000 a year, to complete a bachelor’s degree at a four-year college or university. 

  • HCC to offer seminar for dental professionals

    The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at Hagerstown Community College will offer a seminar for dental professionals on Friday, May 5. The seminar will be taught by Nelson L. Rhodus, DMD, MPH, FACD, FICD, professor and director of the Division of Oral Medicine at the University of Minnesota. 

  • HCC to hold student art exhibit in April

    Hagerstown Community College will hold its spring student art exhibit from Monday, April 24, through Sunday, April 30, in the Kepler Center on HCC’s main campus. The opening reception will be held on Tuesday, April 25, from 5 to 7 p.m. The jazz ensemble will perform in the Black Box Theater at 7 p.m.

Events

  • Entrepreneurship Fair

    The Entrepreneurship Fair will bring together experts in all areas of small business support. A day-long list of events will be open to students and the general public.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 (All day)
  • 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
  • Lip Sync Battle

    Located in the Student Center Main Dining Hall. You pick the song! Free to enter. Prizes will be awarded.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 6:30pm
    Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 6:30pm
  • 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
  • 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