Archive | April, 2020

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You Need to Upgrade Your Emailing Skills ASAP!

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

Although the mainstream use and vast popularity of Email began in 1995 due to the introduction of the AOL messaging system (and eventually developed into a necessary form of communication in the 2000’s), various students and working professionals have failed to master the correct formatting of online messaging in the year 2020!  Many frequent Internet […] Continue Reading…

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Learn More about How HCC is Teaching, Learning, and Working Online

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

Learn how about some classes have made the move to online, how to apply for emergency funds and financial aid, how to get support and use important resources, buy books, and more in our series of short news stories on HCC Online! Click here to see all of these stories together.

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Save Money Buying Books During the Pandemic!

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

As our virtual semester approaches its long anticipated close, the time has come again to think about registration and book purchasing for the Fall of 2020. Despite the HCC bookstore being closed, like the rest of the College, the bookstore managers have been hard at work developing an easy process for students to return and […] Continue Reading…

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Getting Rid of Your Fear and Anxiety

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

Raise your hand if you’ve worried at least twice a day on what you’re doing with your life at school since this quarantine started. If you raised your hand to any of those statements there is a lot of thinking going on in your head and you’ve possibly become frustrated with your thoughts. To keep […] Continue Reading…

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For All Faculty, Students Anywhere

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

It’s that time of year again: applying for financial aid for the upcoming school year. I know what you’re thinking: how can I apply for FAFSA during this pandemic? The Financial Aid team is conducting ways on how to assist students who are having issues completing their forms. Last year, they made it easier by […] Continue Reading…

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Center for Academic Progress is Now in Your Home

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

Every student could use a little help during this time, especially if you’re graduating from high school, but how in the world can students access this help? The campus is closed, we’re supposed to stay indoors, the sky is falling — how could this get any better? Everything is available online, of course! Student Services […] Continue Reading…

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Teaching Lab Sciences Online

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

COVID-19 has had a devastating impact on all of us here at HCC and the rest of the world. We are finding substitutes for education every day and are finding more and more answers to help people get through these troubling times. One change is the lab sciences here at HCC. How will students use […] Continue Reading…

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Cash Doesn’t Have To Rule Everything Around You

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

There are funds at HCC reserved for students in need! The HCC Foundation offers scholarships and services solely for your well being, especially in the midst of the current pandemic. It’s important they hear more from students directly, so they can aid you more effectively.  Do you lack a connection to the internet or means […] Continue Reading…

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COVID Doesn’t Have to Put Everything On Pause

Posted on 28 April 2020 by

While it may appear that the COVID-19 virus has brought everything to a screaming halt, HCC continues to attempt to hold business as usual. This includes the advising process as we approach the season to begin planning our next semester of classes.  Randy Sanders, an Academic Advisor from the HCC Advising Office expressed excitement and […] Continue Reading…

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Self Isolating Without Self Destructing

Posted on 10 April 2020 by

While this quarantine has given many people an opportunity to live their best lives and experience their introverted fantasy of doing everything from home, this hasn’t been many others’ reaction. One thing that I haven’t noticed until now, my routine dictated my worth to me. Waking up, working out, going to class then work in […] Continue Reading…