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Campus LifeHCC and Roving Radish Step Up to Tackle Food InsecurityFood insecurity is very real for many students at HCC, but during the pandemic, HCC's food pantry was forced to close. A solution was found via a partnership with Howard County’s Roving Radish, which promotes healthy eating habits through farm-to-table meal kits. Read more of HCC's food insecurity programs and how they're helping students.more
Success StoriesCara Returned to HCC to Finish What She StartedIn 2006, Cara had to drop out of classes at HCC after experiencing multiple family challenges. After deciding to pursue nursing as a career, she returned to HCC in 2017 to achieve her associate degree. She graduated in spring of 2020 and is now working for Johns Hopkins Hospital. Read more!more
Success StoriesHCC Alum Now a Successful Speaker and CoachAs an adult, nontraditional student, Kashonna found a program that allowed her to flourish at HCC. Now she is a speaker, author, professional coach, training and development leader, and mother of three. Learn more about her time at HCC and the programs that helped her find her pathway to success.more
Campus LifeHCC President Leads 50th Anniversary Panel DiscussionDr. Kate Hetherington sits down with a panel of faculty, staff, and alumni to reminisce about HCC's past 50 years. Dr. Hetherington is joined by Lynn Coleman, vice president of administration and finance; Patti Turner, dean of science, engineering, and technology; and alumni Wayne Jenkins and Chiara D'Amore.more
Success StoriesCelebrating 50 YearsIn October 1970, Howard Community College opened its doors, welcoming 594 students to its one-building campus, surrounded by farmland with roaming cows and wooded areas dotted with trees. Now it is a thriving campus with thousands of students. Read the full story of HCC's innovative journey.more