The Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division at Hagerstown Community College recently awarded the American Management Association Certificate of General and Human Resource Management to three Washington County Public Schools staff members.
Hagerstown Community College Board Trustee John Williamson was recently elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Maryland Association of Community Colleges (MACC). The core mission of Maryland’s 16 community colleges is to provide affordable opportunities to all residents who desire and can benefit from higher education.
The net proceeds from the Hagerstown Community College Foundation’s 17th Annual Tribute, held in April, total more than $237,000, to benefit HCC student scholarships. The event, which had 500 attendees, honored HCC students and was hosted by Mellott Company.
Program information sessions for the STEMM (science, technology, engineering, math, medical) Technical Middle College at Hagerstown Community College will be held on Thurs., July 14, and Wed., Aug. 10, at 4 p.m., in the STEM Building, room 409. All students and parents who are interested in learning more about the HCC STEMM Technical Middle College are encouraged to attend one of these free information sessions.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the Air National Guard Band of the Northeast as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Thursday, June 23, at 6:15 p.m., at HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. The band will present an exciting concert of brass quintet favorites, “Concert Band and High Altitude,” featuring a variety of classical, jazz, popular music, marches, and show tunes arranged for the brass quintet.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the 229th Army Band as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Sunday, June 26, at 6:15 p.m., in HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater. A traditional military band that features five ensembles, the 229th U.S. Army Band has been part of the Maryland National Guard for most of the 20th century and is one of the few military bands to have received battle honors.
NASA is offering Launching 2 Learn this summer at the Kennedy Space Center. for rising college freshmen and sophomores majoring in a STEM degree. Applications are due June 20, 2016.
Hagerstown Community College’s academic affairs division recently approved Kitchen Chemistry (CHM-107/107L) as a biological/physical science general education requirement. Intended for the non-major, this course introduces the fundamental concepts of inorganic and organic chemistry through the perspective of food and cooking.
The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host the Maryland Defense Force Band as part of its annual Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series, on Sunday, June 19, at 6:15 p.m., at HCC’s Alumni Amphitheater.
The TRiO Upward Bound Program at Hagerstown Community College is now accepting applications from students who will be incoming high school freshmen for the 2016-2017 school year. The priority deadline to apply for the Upward Bound program is June 30, 2016. Applications can be found at www.hagerstowncc.edu/upwardbound.