Harford Community College Holds 6th Completion Ceremony for CORE Leadership Program

Eight local professionals were presented with certificates on May 24 at the University Center in Aberdeen after completing Harford Community College’s CORE Leadership program which focuses on professional leadership development for established leaders.Eight local professionals were presented with certificates on May 24 at the University Center in Aberdeen after completing Harford Community College’s CORE Leadership program which focuses on professional leadership development for established leaders.

This 10-week program was designed specifically for mid- to senior level managers. Modeled after the Harford Leadership Academy (HLA), CORE Leadership is a highly interactive program designed to enhance the skills of local leaders. Participants are expected to have experience managing people and processes, a track record of increasing leadership responsibility, and a desire to pursue leadership excellence. Participants are challenged to further build their leadership skills and understand how their natural style can be honed for greater success in their work and personal life. CORE Leadership is also intended to provide new methods and strategies to confront challenges in the workplace. Each of the 10 weekly sessions focuses on a different aspect of leadership, including a Gettysburg Battlefield tour which focuses on leadership during crisis.

The CORE Leadership facilitators and lead instructors are Scott Walton (founder of Velocity Performance Apparel) and David Litterello (Business Intelligence Manager at Siemens Healthineers). Partnering with invited guest presenters, they led participants through a variety of key topics and exercises to promote understanding and use of best practices.

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CORE Leadership Program Participants pictured are: front row, left to right: Kim Parks-Bourn, Donna Burdette, and Dwayne Adams; back row, left to right: Josh Fenwick, Karl Tessing, Theresa Hartman, Will Reiber, and Terry Trouyet.

Governor Larry Hogan signs landmark community college promise scholarship legislation

CCPromise HomePgBannerProgram earmarks $15 million in need-based tuition aid, more than doubles current funding levels.

Contact: Dr. Bernie Sadusky, Executive Director
Maryland Association of Community Colleges
(410) 974-8117 | www.mdacc.org

Annapolis, MD - With a flourish of his pen, Governor Larry Hogan today signed the milestone Near Completers and Maryland Community College Promise Scholarships bill (HB 16), which allocates $15 million per year in need-based tuition aid for eligible community college students. Senate President Thomas V. “Mike” Miller and Speaker of the House Michael Busch joined Governor Hogan to sign the legislation that passed during the final ten minutes of the 2018 Maryland General Assembly session. The governor and presiding officers were joined by the bill’s lead sponsor, Delegate Frank S. Turner of Howard County, numerous other elected officials, presidents of several Maryland community colleges, and staff from the Maryland Association of Community Colleges (MACC).

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Simply Timeless Added to WHFC Lineup

Harford Community College Radio, 91.1 WHFC-FM, Bel Air’s public radio station, will begin airing the classic jazz and pop radio program “Simply Timeless” on Monday nights from 9 PM until midnight, beginning May 7.

Simply Timeless” is a weekly radio broadcast featuring the best in classic jazz and pop. The show is hosted by pianist and vocalist Jay Daniels. Featured artists include Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Beegie Adair, Harry Connick, Jr., and others.

Just over one year ago, Daniels was given the opportunity to bring his unique blend of classic jazz and pop to the radio for the first time when the first three-hour broadcast of “Simply Timeless” aired in Greencastle, PA on WRGG. Several months later, the show added two affiliates – WXZY-LP 101.7 in Kane, Pennsylvania, and the former WJZF-LP 97.1 in Standish, Maine. The audience has continued to grow over the past year as many new affiliates were added including WCSK 90.3 in Kingsport, Tennessee; WEZU-LP 95.9 in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina; WHFC 91.1 in Bel Air, Maryland; and three jazz internet radio streams – Metromedia Radio, Pure Jazz Radio, and The Jazz UK. “Simply Timeless” is also pleased to announce that the program will be heard in Perth, Australia, beginning on May 6, as 87.8 Magic FM joins the growing family of radio affiliates.

WHFC-FM broadcasts commercial-free, local and national music and talk programs from the campus of Harford Community College in Bel Air. WHFC broadcasts to all of Harford County, plus portions of Baltimore, Cecil, York, Lancaster, Chester, Kent and Queen Anne’s counties. The complete program schedule is available in the Programming link in the main menu.

Man of Peace Concert of Remembrance

Benny RussellThe 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. taped on April 14, 2018 at HCC's Chesapeake Theater.

Benny Russell, local composer and adjunct music instructor, recently presented his original composition, Man of Peace Concert of Remembrance, in recognition of the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. in the Chesapeake Theater.

The performance featured the Nova Ensemble (9-piece chamber group), the New Covenant UCC Ensemble featuring Leslie Casey-Blake on vocals, the Heritage Praise and Worship Choir under the direction of Jessica Nelson, and students of Harford Community College. WHFC's own Terry Trouyet was the Master of Ceremonies.

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