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Current Activities

October 2013

Tuesday, October 8 – Shepherd University Transfer Advisor Visit

  • ASA Building
  • Various appointment times 9:00 am-2:30 pm
  • Email Rachael (rvmcloud@hagerstowncc.edu) with your available times and she will respond with an appointment time if available and other details
  • Receive credit for attending a Transfer Workshop if you get an Event Attendance sheet from the bulletin board, get it signed by the advisor, and return to a TRiO staff member

Tuesday, October 8 – TRiO 101 Workshops

  • Student Center Conference Room
  • Please sign up for these workshops, whether one, two, or all three, by emailing or seeing a TRiO staff member
  • 3:00 pm: Academic Skills 101
    • Learn about the basics of college study skills and get prepared to do well this semester. Presented by Liz and Marti, Writing Specialists and LSC staff members.
  • 4:00 pm: Financial Aid 101
    • Find out what you need to know about financial aid – how to get it, how to use it, and how to keep it. Presented by Britney C., Student Financial Aid Counselor.
  • 5:00 pm: Transfer 101
    • Begin preparing for transfer today! Whether you’re not sure, two years away, or looking at transfer for next semester, this workshop gives you an idea of what to look for and what to expect. Presented by Chris B., Academic Advisor and transfer specialist.

Wednesday, October 9 – College Fair

  • HCC’s ARCC
  • 6:00-8:00 pm
  • No appointment needed
  • Over 100 admissions representatives from various colleges and universities will be available to answer questions about their respective institutions
  • Receive credit for attending a Transfer Workshop if you get an Event Attendance sheet from the bulletin board, get it signed by three college representatives, and return to a TRiO staff member

Thursday, October 10 – Transfer Fair

  • CPB Elliot Conference Center
  • 10:00 am-1:00 pm
  • No appointment needed
  • Transfer representatives from various colleges and universities will be available to answer questions about their respective institutions
  • Receive credit for attending a Transfer Workshop if you get an Event Attendance sheet from the bulletin board, get it signed by three college representatives, and return to a TRiO staff member

Friday, October 18 – Towson University Tour

  • Depart at 8:00 am
  • Return at approx. 3:00 pm
  • You must sign up for this trip with a TRiO staff member who will then give you directions on how to register with Towson

Tuesday-Friday, October 15-18 – Study Skills Workshops

  • 10/15 - 8:30-9:30 am
  • 10/16 - 7:00-8:00 pm
  • 10/17 - 10:00-11:00 am
  • 10/18 - 3:00-4:00 pm
  • You must stop by the desk at the Learning Support Center to sign up for a workshop
  • These workshops are the equivalent of TRiO Academic 101
  • Receive credit for attending an Academic Workshop if you get an Event Attendance sheet from the bulletin board, get it signed by the workshop presenter, and return to a TRiO staff member

Friday, October 25 – Drexel University Tour

  • Depart at 8:00 am
  • Return at approx. 6:30 pm
  • You must sign up for this trip with a TRiO staff member

Friday, October 25 – TRiO 201 Workshops

  • Student Center Conference Room
  • Please sign up for these workshops, whether one, two, or all three, by emailing or seeing a TRiO staff member
  • 12:00pm - Career 201
    • Learn about internship opportunities available at HCC as well as the benefits of completing an internship. Presented by Bonnie S., Coordinator of Internship and Job Services.
  • 1:00pm - Academic 201
    • Have a research paper coming up? Not sure how to get the resources you need? LuAnn F., Coordinator of Library Services, will present on the resources available at HCC’s library and how to use our selection of databases.
  • 2:00pm - Financial 201
    • Learn about budgeting strategies to increase your financial fitness! Presented by Brandon B. from Financial Aid.

Wednesday, October 30 – Frostburg State U. @ USMH Early Childhood Ed. Transfer Advisor Visit

  • ASA Building
  • Various appointment times 11:00 am-2:30 pm
  • Please email Rachael (rvmcloud@hagerstowncc.edu) with your available times and she will respond with an appointment time if available and other details
  • Receive credit for attending a Transfer Workshop if you get an Event Attendance sheet from the bulletin board, get it signed by the advisor, and return to a TRiO staff member

Future Events

  • Induction Ceremony - Nov. 8, 12:00 pm
  • Workshop Session 4 - Nov. 11, 2:30-5:30 pm
  • Cultural Event - Nov. 16, 2:00 pm
  • More details about upcoming events will be sent by Email