The Latest from HCC


  • HCC launches 2015 edition of the Hedge Apple

    Hagerstown Community College will hold a launch party for the most recent publication of its literary arts magazine, the Hedge Apple, on Saturday, Oct. 24, beginning at 1:30 p.m., in the Kepler Center, Black Box Theater, on HCC’s main campus. 

  • October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

    During the month of October, HCC is hosting several cybersecurity-related events for students, including a field trip to the MSP Forensics Lab in Pikesville, MD, a Forensics Demo at the Washington County Public Library, and two showings of the film WarGames.

  • Campus-wide Moment of Silence in honor of UCC #IamUCC

    Hagerstown Community College will participate in a National Moment of Silence in honor of the victims of the shooting at Umpqua Community College (UCC). All HCC students, faculty, and staff are asked to join in a campus-wide moment of silence on Thursday, October 8, at 2 p.m. 

  • Edgar Allan Poe impersonator at HCC

    Hagerstown Community College is partnering with Maryland Entertainment Group to bring Todd Loughry, Edgar Allan Poe impersonator, for a campus performance on Friday, October 16, at 8 p.m., in the Kepler Center. 

  • Free Technology Information Series for HCC Students

    Hagerstown Community College’s Information Technology (IT) and Learning Technologies (LT) departments will be hosting a free Technology Information Series, “Tech Talks," for HCC students. The series will run in October and November and each session will be from 5:30 to 6:00 p.m. in the Life Skills Lab, located in the Student Center, room 170. 

  • HCC accepts 26 new members into Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society

    Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society at Hagerstown Community College, recently accepted 26 new members. To be eligible for PTK, students must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 or higher and must have completed 12 credit hours of college-level work at HCC. 

  • Monthly Career Links Workshop Series open to HCC Students and Alumni

    HCC’s Internships and Job Services will be hosting a monthly Career Links Workshop Series, now through April, 2016. The workshops will take place monthly from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., in the new Life Skills Lab, located in the Student Center, room 170. All HCC students and alumni are welcome to attend the workshop series.

  • HCC to host college fair on October 14

    Representatives from more than 100 colleges, universities, and technical schools in the Mid-Atlantic region will be at the 2015 Washington County College Fair on Wednesday, October 14 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the ARCC to meet with students.

  • HCC to hold campus-wide open house on October 24

    HCC will hold a campus-wide open house on Saturday, October 24, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Attendees will be able to meet with faculty representing more than 100 programs of study, learn how to plan ahead for college, learn about HCC’s early college for high school students, and tour HCC's campus.


  • STEMM Technical Middle College Information Session

    Sessions will be held in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) Building (signs will be posted). Parking is available in lot K. For directions and campus map, go to

    Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, January 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 4:00pm
  • 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

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 11:00am
    Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 11:00am
    Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 11:00am
    Monday, April 11, 2016 - 11:00am
    Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 11:00am
  • Phi Theta Kappa Meeting

    Phi Theta Kappa Member meetings are held in the Student Center, Room 141. All members and interested parties are invited to attend. Officer meetings are scheduled at various times during the month. For more information, visit

    Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • Organization and Time Management Workshop

    An Organization and Time Management Workshop will be held for Adult Education students on March 25 from 12 to 1 p.m. in LSC-113.

    Friday, March 25, 2016 - 12:00pm
  • Spring Transfer Fair

    The Spring Transfer Fair will be held Monday, March 28, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Main Dining Room of the Student Center.

    Monday, March 28, 2016 - 10:00am
  • Game Night

    Game night will be held in the Student Center main dining area. Tabletop games, food and drinks will be provided. Open to HCC students, staff and faculty.

    Monday, February 22, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, March 28, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Monday, April 25, 2016 - 5:00pm
  • Summer Job and Internship Fair

    This Summer Job and Internship fair will be held in the HCC Student Center from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and is open to all HCC students and alumni.

    Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 10:00am