The Latest from HCC

News

  • HCC Alumni Association to host eight-day Caribbean cruise in 2017

    Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2017. The eight-day, seven-night cruise will be held from February 24 through March 3, 2017, aboard Holland America’s “ms Oosterdam” cruise ship. The cruise is open to the public and everyone is invited to attend. 

  • Washington County employees participate in HCC training

    A group of Washington County employees recently graduated from the Hagerstown Community College “Going for the Gold” leadership training program. Sixteen employees completed the 56-hour program which covers leadership topics including conflict resolution, managing change, and professional communications. 

  • HCC holds reception for TRiO Upward Bound students

    Hagerstown Community College recently held its fourth annual TRiO Upward Bound Reception. The event represents an end-of-the-year celebration for the TRiO Upward Bound students and their achievements during the 2015-2016 school year. Following remarks from HCC President Guy Altieri, attendees heard from student speaker Tara Buskirk, and keynote speaker, Asha’ Jones. 

  • U.S. Navy Sea Chanters to perform August 12 at HCC

    The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the U.S. Navy Sea Chanters as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Friday, August 12, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. Under the direction of Chief Musician Casey E. Campbell, the group performs a variety of music including choral arrangements and Broadway show tunes and travels throughout the United States, often appearing at state and national events. 

  • HCC names Ohl-Gigliotti as new dean of students

    Christine Ohl-Gigliotti has been named dean of students at Hagerstown Community College. In the role of dean of students at HCC, Ohl-Gigliotti will provide leadership and oversight of student affairs.

  • August Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute canceled

    Due to insufficient enrollment to ensure a quality experience for all participants, The Mid-Atlantic Fiction Writers Institute scheduled for August 12 and 13 has been canceled. Those who have already registered for MAFWI will receive a full refund. The Hub City Teen Writers Institute will be held as scheduled.

  • JLG sponsors girls engineering class at HCC

    JLG Industries, Inc., recently sponsored a week-long engineering course at Hagerstown Community College for girls entering grades six through eight. With a gift of $3,450, JLG covered the tuition for the 13 girls who applied for and participated in the class, entitled “Girls Exploring Engineering.” 

Events

  • Independence Day Observed - HCC Closed

    In observance of Independence Day, HCC is closed. No classes will be held and all buildings and facilities are closed.

    Date:
    Tuesday, July 4, 2017 (All day)
  • Labor Day - HCC Closed

    Labor Day Observed. HCC closed. No classes will be held and all administrative offices are closed.

    Date:
    Monday, September 4, 2017 (All day)
  • Thanksgiving Break Begins - HCC Closes at Noon

    Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 23 and 24. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.

    Date:
    Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Thanksgiving Break - HCC Closed

    Thanksgiving Break begins on Wednesday, Nov. 22, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed on Nov. 23 and 24. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time.

    Date:
    Thursday, November 23, 2017 (All day)
  • Winter Break Begins - HCC Closes at Noon

    Winter Break begins on Friday, Dec. 22, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed through Monday, Jan. 1. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time. The college will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018.

    Date:
    Friday, December 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
  • Winter Break - HCC Closed

    Winter Break begins on Friday, Dec. 22, at 12 p.m. HCC closes at noon and will remain closed through Monday, Jan. 1. No classes will be held and administrative offices will be closed during this time. The college will reopen on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018.

    Date:
    Saturday, December 23, 2017 (All day)
  • MLK Day Observed - HCC Closed

    HCC will be closed for Martin Luther King Day on January 15, 2018. No classes will be held and all administrative offices will be closed.

    Date:
    Monday, January 15, 2018 (All day)
  • Spring Break 2018 - No Classes Held

    Spring Break will be held for faculty and students from March 4 through March 10, 2018. No classes will be held during that time.

    Administrative offices will remain open from March 5 through March 8 of that week, but will close for staff spring break on March 9. The entire campus will be closed on March 9, 2018.

    Date:
    Sunday, March 4, 2018 (All day)
  • Staff Spring Break 2018 - HCC Closed

    HCC will be closed for staff spring break on March 9, 2018. No classes will be held and all administrative offices will be closed.

    Date:
    Friday, March 9, 2018 (All day)