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News

  • Pinning ceremony honors HCC health sciences graduates

    The 2016 graduates of the health sciences division at Hagerstown Community College were honored at a pinning ceremony on May 14. Dental assisting, dental hygiene, medical assisting, paramedic, pharmacy technician, and radiography were among the program areas included in this year’s ceremony. 

  • HCC Dance Company accepting new members for fall 2016

    The HCC Dance Company is looking for new members for the fall 2016 semester. Auditions will be held on Tuesday, May 31, at 7 p.m., in the HCC dance studio in the Kepler Visual and Performing Arts center. The Dance Company at HCC is comprised of intermediate to advanced dancers with previous dance experience.

  • HCC to offer free information sessions for rad tech students

    (May 20, 2016) – Two free information sessions will be provided at Hagerstown Community College for prospective students interested in the Radiography Program. A representative from the Radiography Program will offer information about the program and a member of Academic Advising will discuss the admissions requirements and application process.

  • HCC announces spring 2016 dean’s list

    HCC recently announced its dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must be attending school full-time (12 credits or more) and must maintain a GPA of 3.5 and above.

  • HCC awards 686 degrees and certificates in graduation ceremony

    Hagerstown Community College held its 69th annual commencement on Saturday, May 14, in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center at HCC. HCC President Guy Altieri and members of the board of trustees awarded 686 degrees and certificates to the 2016 graduating class, before a crowd of more than 2,000 people. The HCC dean of students reports that 424 students received associate degrees in the transfer curricula, designed for students planning to continue their education at a four-year institution. 

  • HCC Alumni Association presents 2016 Outstanding Alumnus Awards

    Michael Kipe and Judith Kofoet, both of Hagerstown, each were presented the 2016 Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association Outstanding Alumnus Award at HCC’s recent Honors Convocation. These awards are presented for meritorious service to and support of the HCC Alumni Association for the last 50 or more years. 

Events

  • 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
  • Dental Practice Update

    Course: HCE-013-E | Location: CPB 211/213 | Registration Fee: $176

    For more information or to register, contact registration at 240-500-2236. Registration opens July 1, 2016.

    Date:
    Friday, November 11, 2016 (All day)
  • 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, February 11, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 10:00am
    Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 10:00am
  • Shippensburg University Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with interested students from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Academic Advising area in the Student Center. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment, call 240-500-2530.

    Date:
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 9:00am
    Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Business Club Meeting

    HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "Maximizing the Use of Marketing and Social Media to Enhance Small Business Success." Representatives from High Rock Studios in Hagerstown, Maryland are slated to attend.

    Date:
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • Career Workshop Series

    HCC's Internship and Job Services department will offer a Career Workshop Series during the fall 2016 semester on selected Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. All workshops will be held in the Student Center Life Skills Lab, room 170. To pre-register for a workshop, contact Hillary Ware at hnware@hagerstowncc.edu

    Date:
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Academic Advising Area in the Student Center. An appointment is required - contact the HCC Information Center at 240-500-2530 to schedule an appointment.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 10:00am