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  • 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. 

  • HCC honors GED and EDP graduates

    Hagerstown Community College recently held its annual adult education commencement ceremony. Student speakers at the event included Esteban Vales, of Sharpsburg, to represent the National External Diploma Program (NEDP), and Amanda Myers, of Hagerstown, who represented the General Equivalency Development (GED) program. 

  • 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. 

Events

  • Kris Kringle Craft Show

    The Kris Kringle Craft Show will be held Saturday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, contact is Brian Pitsnogle at 240-500-7656.

    Date:
    Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 9:00am
    Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Thanksgiving Break Begins - HCC Closes at Noon

    Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 24 and 25. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.

    Date:
    Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 12:00pm
  • Thanksgiving Break - HCC Closed

    Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 23, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 24 and 25. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 24, 2016 (All day)
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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