The Latest from HCC

News

  • HCC to hold ESSENCE information night for high school students

    HCC will hold a special information night for students interested in HCC’s ESSENCE Early College Program on Tuesday, March 5, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, rooms 210 to 214. The ESSENCE Program allows students to earn college credit while still attending high school. 

  • HCC students awarded Home Builders Association athletic scholarships

    HCC students Katie Kriner, Chloe Hadley, and Madeline Miller, all of Hagerstown, were recently awarded athletic scholarships from the Home Builders Association of Washington County, Inc. (HBAWC). The HBAWC scholarship was established in April of 1998 and is an endowed scholarship donated from the proceeds of the home shows held in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on HCC’s main campus. 

  • Registration now open for HCC’s College for Kids summer program

    HCC will begin another summer of College for Kids programming on June 17. Registration is now open for week-long courses that cover a variety of exciting subjects for students in elementary grades through high school. Of the nearly 100 camps offered, more than 25 are new this summer. Camps are led by highly qualified instructors in small class settings with an emphasis on hands-on, interactive learning experiences. 

  • Gymkana Troupe to perform at HCC on March 1

    Hagerstown Community College will host the University of Maryland Gymkana Troupe on Friday, March 1, beginning at 7 p.m., in the college’s Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC). Well known for its high energy performances, Gymkana Troupe performs both men’s and women’s gymnastic apparatus routines, as well as novelty circus acts that incorporate the use of chairs, ladders, and trampolines. 

  • Vendors wanted for HCC’s annual Flower & Garden Show

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association is currently seeking vendors and exhibitors for its 25th Annual Flower & Garden Show, which will be held on Saturday, March 16, and Sunday, March 17, at the college’s Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC). 

  • Schwartz published on political science website

    Hagerstown Community College political science instructor Eric Schwartz recently had a scholarly article published on the website, PoliticalScienceNow.com, a site maintained by the American Political Science Association, to cover people, research, and news in political science. 

  • HCC to hold annual Martin Luther King Jr. celebration

    Hagerstown Community College will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Diversity Celebration on Monday, Jan. 21, from 1 to 3 p.m., in the Kepler Theater at HCC. The celebration will feature keynote speaker Antonio D. Underwood, Fulbright Scholar to Serbia, owner/CEO of Tone East Music/TEM Technology, LLC, and author of The Third Eye. A dramatic rendition of Dr. King’s “I Have a Dream” speech will be performed by the Reverend Darin Mency, from Hagerstown’s Greater Campher Temple. 

  • HCC Middle College accepting applications for fall

    The STEMM Technical Middle College (STMC) at Hagerstown Community College is now accepting applications for the fall 2019 class, with a priority deadline of March 1. Interested students and parents are encouraged to attend one of the program information sessions on Wednesdays, Jan. 23, Feb. 6, and Feb. 20, at 4 p.m., in the Learning Resource Center, room 254. 

  • HCC students collect more than 50 blankets for blanket drive

    During the months of November and December, the Student Government Association (SGA) at Hagerstown Community College held a blanket drive to benefit local non-profits. More than 50 blankets were collected and donated to Soldiers’ Angels, Project Linus, and Humane Society of Washington County. 

Events

  • Business Club Meeting

    The guest speaker is Dan Spedden, President, Hagerstown/Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau who will speak about the important role that tourism plays in our community. The meeting will be held in STC-141.

    Date:
    Tuesday, February 18, 2020 - 2:30pm
  • Business Club Bake Sale

    The Business Club Bake Sale will be held in the Student Center Lobby.

    Date:
    Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 11:00am
    Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 11:00am
  • Washington County Annual Homeshow

    The 2020 Washington County Annual Homeshow will be held on Saturday, March 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC).

    Admission:

    • Adults - $2.00
    • Children 12 and under - FREE

    To learn more about the homeshow, please visit the Home Builders Association of Washington County's website.

    Date:
    Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 9:00am
    Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 10:00am
  • Washington County Annual Homeshow

    The 2020 Washington County Annual Homeshow will be held on Saturday, March 7 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, March 8 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC).

    Admission:

    • Adults - $2.00
    • Children 12 and under - FREE

    To learn more about the homeshow, please visit the Home Builders Association of Washington County's website.

    Date:
    Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 9:00am
    Sunday, March 8, 2020 - 10:00am
  • Nonprofit Leadership Academy at HCC

    The Non Profit Institute is a 10 session program that will:

    Date:
    Friday, August 16, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, September 13, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, October 11, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, November 15, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, December 13, 2019 - 8:00am
    Friday, January 17, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, February 14, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, March 13, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, April 10, 2020 - 8:00am
    Friday, May 15, 2020 - 8:00am
  • The Flower and Garden Show

    Hagerstown Community College's Alumni Association will host its Twenty-Sixth Annual Fower and Garden Show in the ARCC on Saturday, March 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, March 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Show admission is $5 per adult and children under 12 are free. Parking is also free for this event. 

    Date:
    Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:00am
    Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 10:00am
  • The Flower and Garden Show

    Hagerstown Community College's Alumni Association will host its Twenty-Sixth Annual Fower and Garden Show in the ARCC on Saturday, March 14 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, March 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Show admission is $5 per adult and children under 12 are free. Parking is also free for this event. 

    Date:
    Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 9:00am
    Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 10:00am