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.”
Hagerstown Community College will host the NJCAA Region XX Division II Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, November 5, and Sunday, November 6, at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus. On Saturday, there will be a quarterfinal round beginning at 10 a.m., followed by the semifinal round at 2 p.m. On Sunday, the Championship Game begins at 12 p.m., followed by tournament awards.
Twelve students recently graduated from the veterinary assistant program at Hagerstown Community College. The class started in February and concluded on October 10. In addition to attending the classroom lectures, students performed 25 hours of individual clinical work, prepared a portfolio, and gave a presentation on their portfolio, during the final night of class.
Students in Hagerstown Community College’s introduction to theater class will perform Walter Kerr’s classic American comedy “Stardust,” from Friday, Nov. 4, through Sunday, Nov. 6, in the Kepler Black Box Theater.
Industrial Commons, a tenant in the Technical Innovation Center at Hagerstown Community College, will hold a one-year anniversary celebration on Saturday, Nov. 12, from 1 to 5 p.m. in the TIC. The event is free and open to the public and will include demonstrations and workshops for people of all ages. The highlights include live 3D printer demos, an introduction to 3D design, and member project exhibits.
Hagerstown Community College’s College Advancement and Financial Aid offices are now accepting applications for the HCC Foundation Scholarship. The deadline for the spring semester is Thursday, December 1. Spring classes begin on January 9. To view eligibility requirements and to apply, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/forms/college-advancement/hcc-foundation-scholarshi....
Registration for the spring 2017 semester at Hagerstown Community College will begin on Monday, October 24. Spring classes begin on January 9. To browse and register for classes, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/WebAdvisor.