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November 14, 2017
Career Links, Helping Hands, and the Food Pantry are all examples of the support programs available to students at HCC, provided by the HCC Educational Foundation. Learn about Tammy, Trina, Marcella, and others who have benefited from these programs.
November 9, 2017
Two HCC students had their dreams of studying overseas come true thanks to competitive scholarships they received this year. Read more about Hannah and Kellie as they worked hard and received their respective scholarships.
November 3, 2017
Thanks to teams from 50 sponsoring organizations in addition to college employees, students, and alumni teams, the HCC Educational Foundation raised more than $85,000 to support student scholarships in the fourth annual 5K Challenge Race.
October 20, 2017
United States Senator Ben Cardin recently visited HCC for a roundtable discussion about the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. HCC President Kate Hetherington called on Congress to act soon to protect the program and its students.
October 10, 2017
Sam is the latest in his family to attend HCC, following in the footsteps of his sisters, Kirsten and Kelsey. All three joined the Rouse Scholars program and credit HCC for leading the way. Read more about the family!
October 2, 2017
On Friday, September 29, 2017, HCC hosted its first-ever Social Science Symposium, welcoming more than one hundred Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) high school students to its Columbia campus, allowing HCC faculty to showcase their research.
September 26, 2017
The art installation, "On a Whim" is available to the public in HCC's Richard B. Talkin Family Gallery. The whimsical exhibit features a thousand ceramic owls of various colors and sizes, each with their own unique personality. Read more!
August 4, 2017
After shadowing the Ignite program at Google headquarters, HCC entrepreneurial student Amran Hassan knew she wanted to introduce girls to the cybersecurity world. Months later and Hassan has implemented a week-long camp for middle school girls.
July 27, 2017
Marci, Trevor’s mother, spoke with us about how the Early College program has prepared her son to continue on to college, and eventually to his career. Read the full interview!