Hagerstown Community College’s Alumni Association will host its annual Alumni & Friends Cruise in winter 2018. The 12-day cruise will be held from April 19 through May 1, 2018, aboard Holland America’s “ms Koningsdam” cruise ship.
Hagerstown Community College will hold a reception for the most recent publication of its literary arts magazine, the Hedge Apple, on Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 5 p.m., in the Antietam Room in the Student Center. All contributors to the 2017 Hedge Apple are encouraged to come celebrate and read their original work.
HCC will host the annual Kreykenbohm Lecture Series on Thursday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m., in the Kepler Center’s Black Box Theater. A celebrated performer of Japanese shakuhachi and Western flute, Nora Nohraku Suggs will present a lecture/demonstration of the shakuhachi (Japanese bamboo flute).
Students in the associate degree nursing program at HCC scored the highest of all of Maryland’s 16 community colleges for the NCLEX-RN first-time candidate exam, during the 2016-17 academic year. Among all the nursing programs in the state, HCC ranked second, immediately following Johns Hopkins University.
Hagerstown Community College’s Robinwood Players will perform Sam Shepard’s award-winning play, “A Lie of the Mind,” on December 1, 2, and 3, in the Kepler Theater on HCC’s main campus. Show times are 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1, and Saturday, Dec. 2. A special matinee performance will be held on Sunday, Dec. 3 at 2:30 p.m.
The 34th annual Kris Kringle Holiday Craft Show will be held at Hagerstown Community College on Saturday, November 18, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center (ARCC) on campus.
Hagerstown Community College’s athletic teams will host the 17th annual “Turkey Trot” 5K run/walk/kids races and food/toy drive on Thanksgiving Day, November 23, on the HCC campus. Packet pick-up will start at 7:30 a.m., followed by the race start at 9 a.m.
Employees at Roxbury Correctional Institute donated a $500 scholarship to Hagerstown Community College, in memory of Officer Jeffery Wroten who was killed in the line of duty in 2006, while guarding an inmate at Washington County Hospital.
The SGA serves as the voice of the HCC student body. Each month the SGA president is invited to the HCC board meeting to present updates and issues. Additionally, the officers have their own office and meeting space in the student center on campus.
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 Friday, December 1, at 4 p.m. Spring classes begin on January 8.
The Kris Kringle Craft Show will be held Saturday, November 18, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the ARCC.Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 9:00amSunday, November 19, 2017 - 9:00am
Information session for HCC's Nursing programs will be held in Careers Program Building, Room 151.Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 3:30pmTuesday, November 21, 2017 - 3:30pmThursday, December 14, 2017 - 1:30pm
Open Mic Night will be held in the Student Center Main Dining Hall. Students are invited to perform poetry, spoken word, music, or comedy. Clean language is required.
Sponsored by the SGA.Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:00pmTuesday, October 24, 2017 - 5:00pmTuesday, November 7, 2017 - 5:00pmTuesday, November 21, 2017 - 5:00pmTuesday, December 5, 2017 - 5:00pm
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.Wednesday, November 22, 2017 - 12:00pm
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.Thursday, November 23, 2017 (All day)
Hagerstown Community College's 17th annual Turkey Trot will be held on Thanksgiving day, Thursday, November 23. This event features a 5K run/walk, kids' races, food, and a toy drive. All proceeds benefit student athlete scholarships.Thursday, November 23, 2017 - 7:00am
Game Night will be held in the Student Center Main Dining Hall. Enjoy music and games for all ages, including Uno, Monopoly, and Apples to Apples, or bring your own games to play.
Sponsored by the SGA.Monday, September 25, 2017 - 5:00pmMonday, October 23, 2017 - 5:00pmMonday, November 27, 2017 - 5:00pmMonday, January 22, 2018 - 5:00pmMonday, February 26, 2018 - 5:00pmMonday, March 26, 2018 - 5:00pmMonday, April 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
A transfer advisor from Frostburg State University at Hagerstown will be on campus to meet with psychology majors in the Student Center lobby. No appointment necessary. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 10:00amTuesday, October 17, 2017 - 10:00amThursday, October 26, 2017 - 10:00amTuesday, November 28, 2017 - 10:00am
A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students in the Student Center Lobby. An appointment is not required. For a full list of upcoming visits from four-year schools, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/advisement/transfer-visits-events.Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, September 14, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, September 21, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, September 28, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, October 19, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, October 26, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, November 2, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, November 16, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, November 30, 2017 - 9:00amThursday, December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
Need help completing your FAFSA? Members of the HCC Student Financial Aid Office will be available to help students complete their FAFSA during the above days and times in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.Friday, October 6, 2017 - 1:00pmFriday, October 20, 2017 - 9:00amFriday, November 3, 2017 - 1:00pmFriday, November 17, 2017 - 9:00amFriday, November 17, 2017 - 1:00pmFriday, December 1, 2017 - 9:00am