Commencement 2016, Again!

Missed Commencement 2016 or just want to relive the magic? Click here to see video of the entire event.

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President Bill Messner presents diploma to Deirdre Scolardi, '16.

FREE STEM Starter Academy 2016

Student building Strandbeest in HCC STEM scholars class

Are you interested in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)? Want to know more about STEM disciplines, studies, and careers? HCC's FREE STEM starter classes begin July 11.

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Student Spotlight

Anthony Stirlacci

Anthony came to HCC to study environmental science and plans to study aquaculture after he earns his associate degree.

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Giving fish a lift
June 23, 2016

Giving fish a lift

A partnership between HCC and HG&E provides jobs for environmentally minded students each summer at the Robert E. Barrett Fishway.
June 13, 2016

Ten years of ICE

HCC's ICE Program has been a national model for programs that enable students with intellectual disabilities to attend college.
June 10, 2016

Gateway to College earns excellence award

HCC's program exceeded all four national benchmarks: GPA, one-year persistence, two-year persistence, and graduation rate.
June 7, 2016

HCC recognizes distinguished alumni

This year's recipient's include entrepreneur Ted Hebert, '71; retail specialist Gayle Smith, '74; and registered nurse Ruth Amador, '05.

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