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HACC's 50th Anniversary

Celebrate with HACC

Join us as we celebrate 50 years' worth of HACC history! Here's what you can look forward to in 2014. Please continue to visit www.hacc.edu/50 to learn about upcoming events and register for specific events. For campus locations, please visit http://www.hacc.edu/AboutUs/Locations/index.cfm

All events are free and open to the public unless noted otherwise. Please share this document with your friends and family to encourage their participation. (pdf)

 

September

Convocation
Date: Sept. 19, 2014
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Bruce E. Cooper Student Center
Details: A video feed from the Harrisburg Campus will be available at the following locations:
  • Gettysburg Campus
    Room 130 (Robert C. Hoffman Community Room)
  • Lancaster Campus
    East Building, Room 203
  • Lebanon Campus
    Room 105
  • York Campus
    Cytec Building, Room 101 (Glatfelter Community Room)
RSVP: Interested participants must RSVP for this event.

City Beautiful
Date: Sept. 20, 2014
Time: TBD
Location: All campuses
Details: Students and alumni will work together on civic improvements in their community.


Frank J. Dixon Tournament for Scholarships
Date: Monday, Sept. 22, 2014
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Hershey Country Club - West Course, 1000 E. Derry Road, Hershey, PA 17033
Details: Now in its 18th year, the HACC Foundation's Frank J. Dixon Tournament for Scholarships is a premier fundraising event. Thanks to the generosity of event sponsors, the HACC Foundation has raised more than $1.7 million since this annual golf tournament started in 1996. Typically, each tournament nets approximately $100,000 in scholarship support for HACC students with financial need attending classes in Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York, and through Virtual Learning. Learn more about the Frank J. Dixon Tournament for Scholarships. http://www.hacc.edu/Anniversary/Sponsorships/Sponsorship-Opportunities.cfm .


Rock and Roll, the Beat Generation and the Evolving Cultural Landscape of the 60s
Lecturer: Dr. Dennis McDaniel, chairperson and professor of English, Saint Vincent College
Date: Sept. 25, 2014
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Bruce E. Cooper Student Center, room 204
RSVP: Interested participants must RSVP for this event. Seating is limited.


Community Night Fundraiser at Isaac's
Date:  Sept. 25, 2014
Time: 4-9 p.m.
Location: All 18 Isaac's locations
Details: Take a break from cooking or take your parents out to dinner to say thanks – all while helping a scholarship fund for HACC! To celebrate our 50th anniversary, join Isaac's Famous Grilled Sandwiches and HACC on Sept. 25, 2014 for a Community Night Fundraiser. All you have to do is enjoy some great food and friends – and pay the bill of course. Twenty-five percent of the cost of your meal will go directly to a HACC scholarship. Recipients of the scholarship may use the funds to support the payment of their tuition, fees, books and/or program expenses. Simply download this "Community Night Fundraiser flier" and give it to your server to ensure HACC receives the financial support.


October

Living on the Wind: The Miracle of Bird Migration
Lecturer: Scott Weidensaul
Date: Oct. 6, 2014
Time: Noon-1:30 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Bruce E Cooper Student Center, Room 204
RSVP: Interested participants must RSVP for this event. Seating is limited.


Tommy Tune Performance of Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales
Date: Oct. 17, 2014
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Rose Lehrman Arts Center
Details: Tommy Tune, the epitome of Broadway song and dance and the winner of nine Tony awards, will present  Taps, Tunes and Tall Tales, an upbeat, celebratory, one-man act.
Cost: Tickets may be purchased at www.liveatroselehrman.org.


HACC and the Women's Movement: From the Cusp of Change to a Transformed Society
Lecturer: Dr. Carol Nechemias, associate professor emerita of Public Policy and Political Science, Penn State University
Date: Oct. 21, 2014
Time: 12:30 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Bruce E. Cooper Student Center, room 204
RSVP: Interested participants must RSVP for this event. Seating is limited.


Golden Anniversary Gala
Date:  Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014
Time: 5:30 - 10 p.m.
Location: Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, 1150 Camp Hill Bypass, Camp Hill, PA 17011
Details: Join us as we CELEBRATE HACC's 50th Anniversary.
Sponsorships: There are several sponsorship opportunities still available. To learn more, go to http://www.hacc.edu/Anniversary/Sponsorships/Sponsorship-Opportunities.cfm.
Ticket options: Please use password HACC50 when purchasing tickets.


November

National Geographic Photographer
Presenter: William Albert Allard, photographer, National Geographic
Date: Nov. 17, 2014
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Rose Lehrman Arts Center
RSVP: Interested participants must RSVP for this event. Seating is limited.

Music Performance by Janis Ian

Presenter: Janis Ian, songwriter, performer and author
Date: Nov. 21, 2014
Time: 8 p.m.
Location: Harrisburg Campus, Rose Lehrman Arts Center
Cost: Tickets may be purchased at www.liveatroselehrman.org.


December

Day of Giving
Date: Dec. 2, 2014
Time: All day
Location: All campuses
Details: In conjunction with the National Day of Giving, HACC will participate in a 24-hour fund drive to raise money for the Student Emergency Fund, which assists HACC students in times of emergencies.


Fall Commencement
Date: Dec. 16, 2014
Time: 6 p.m.
Location: Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center