May 11, 2020
Howard Community College Students to Showcase Artwork Created While Learning Online in New Virtual Exhibit Through May 17
HCC) has opened a new virtual exhibition of student artwork that highlights the achievements, creativity, and resolve of students during the coronavirus pandemic.
May 7, 2020
Kathleen Hetherington, president of Howard Community College, wrote a response piece to The Baltimore Sun about the value of a community college education during the coronavirus pandemic.
April 24, 2020
The Howard County Arts Council recently awarded Hsien-Ann Meng, assistant professor of music and chair of the music department at HCC, with its Outstanding Artist Howie Award. The annual award recognizes leaders who support the arts and local artists.
April 20, 2020
HCC has always offered a BMET degree program, but recently launched Maryland’s only BMET apprenticeship program, providing students an “earn while you learn” educational model that provides benefits in combining work and school experiences.
April 16, 2020
Board of Trustees moves to remote April 23, 2020, Meeting of the Board of Trustees and adds Closed Session
The Board of Trustees of Howard Community College (HCC) has moved its April 23, 2020, to a remote-access meeting. The board will also hold a closed session immediately following the regular meeting. The meeting will be held remotely via Zoom.
April 10, 2020
Construction Management Apprenticeship Program Offers “Learn It By Doing It” Approach for Aspiring Professionals
Nick Varela grew up hearing stories about work on a construction site from his dad, uncle, and both grandfathers. When the time came for Varela to begin thinking about his own career path, construction simply made sense, and HCC's was there to help.
April 10, 2020
Putting HCC computer science students to the test at Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Tom Spriesterbach, group supervisor at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL) spearheaded a partnership between the APL and HCC, allowing students the opportunity to apply for and work at the lab. Read more!
April 2, 2020
Kids on Campus has partnered with Black Rocket, an online educational provider for kids, to deliver virtual classes starting as early as next week. These courses offer kids a unique virtual enrichment experience where they can learn with friends!
April 1, 2020
Spotlight on Dave Hinton, associate professor of Computer Aided Design (CAD) and director of technology
We spoke with Dave Hinton about his career path, what lead him to Howard Community College, and how he brings his love of roller skating to the classroom. These are his words. Read more!