Hagerstown Community College will now offer a credit class entitled “Introduction to Drones,” beginning with the spring 2017 semester. The class will be held on Tuesdays, February 14 through May 1, from 6:45 to 8 p.m. in the Advanced Technology Center at HCC.
The Hagerstown Community College Athletic Department will host a Veterans Appreciation Night on Wednesday, Nov. 16, for the women’s and men’s basketball games versus Harford Community College, in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC). Admission to the game is free for those veterans presenting a military ID, and the first 50 to enter will receive an HCC mug stuffed with goodies.
The TRiO Student Support Services (SSS) program at Hagerstown Community College recently recognized 61 students who were inducted into the program within the past year.
Four Hagerstown Community College students recently won awards during the Maryland Society of Radiologic Technologists Student Essay Competition and Ted Lynch Award recognition.
Hagerstown Community College’s athletic teams will host the 16th annual “Turkey Trot” 5K run/walk/kids races and food/toy drive on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, on the HCC campus.
The 33rd annual Kris Kringle Holiday Craft Show will be held at Hagerstown Community College on Saturday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus.
Students in the associate degree nursing program at Hagerstown Community College tied for the second highest score among Maryland’s 16 community colleges for the NCLEX-RN first-time candidate exam, during the 2015-2016 academic year. Seventy-three of 81 students passed the exam for an overall pass rate of 90.12 percent.
Bus transportation will be available from Hagerstown Community College to attend the TEDCO Entrepreneur Expo in Baltimore on Monday, November 14. The bus will depart from HCC at 4:30 p.m. on November 13, with an overnight stay at the Baltimore Hilton.
Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 9, and Wednesday, Dec. 7, at 4 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 409.
The Children’s Learning Center at Hagerstown Community College held its annual Fall Fest on October 14. Pumpkins were donated by Martin’s Foods Stores on Dual Highway and North Pointe Drive, and each of the 75 enrolled children picked a pumpkin to take home from the campus “pumpkin patch.”