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HCCC Update

May 18, 2022

JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) and Rutgers University School of Public Affairs and Administration (RUSPAA) have entered into an agreement that enables students who graduate from HCCC with an Associate of Science degree in Human Services to transfer seamlessly and attain ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -  Starting this summer, Hudson County Community College (HCCC) will offer specialized programs in cannabis business. These include the College’s New Jersey Cannabis Licensing Workshop, Associate in Science in Business Administration, Option in Cannabis Studies, and Cannabis ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Recently, Hudson County Community College (HCCC) President Dr. Christopher M. Reber, and Montclair State University (MSU) Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. Junius Gonzalez, signed a six-year transfer agreement. They were joined by HCCC Vice President for ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - On a sunny September Wednesday in 2011, more than 100 individuals gathered outside 4800 Kennedy Boulevard in Union City, New Jersey to celebrate the grand opening of the $28.2 million Hudson County Community College (HCCC) North Hudson Higher Education Center (now the HCCC North ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) welcomed The Honorable Frank J. Gargiulo as a new member of its Board of Trustees (BOT) at the Board’s regular meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. Mr. Gargiulo succeeds Adamarys Galvin, who joined the Board in October 2019. “On behalf of ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) announced that two members of the HCCC family were recognized with awards from Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the premier international honor society. Professor Theodore Lai is the recipient of the PTK 2022 Continued Excellence Award for Advisors.

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - This week, Hudson County Community College (HCCC) President Dr. Christopher M. Reber, and Stockton University Chief Enrollment Management Officer Dr. Robert Heinrich signed a five-year, dual-admission/transfer agreement that increases students’ options and provides opportunities ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Board of Trustees recently approved appointments to leadership positions, and awarded tenure to instructors.  HCCC President Dr. Chris Reber noted that the appointments and tenure awards reflect the College’s dedication to ensuring ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The increasing and evolving threats of data breaches, phishing, malware, and ransomware have fueled new interest in the cybersecurity industry and its challenges. Cyberattacks cost an estimated $6 trillion globally each year. Hackers target banks, colleges and universities, ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The famous designer, Charles Eames, said, “The details are not the details. They make the design.” Unique details such as radius- and custom-profiled woodwork, and curved-surface cabinetry that distinguish architectural design, are highly desirable and can only be produced by ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Merriam-Webster defines “poet laureate” as a poet honored for outstanding creative achievement. The laureate title dates to ancient Greek and Roman times when the accomplishments of poets, athletes, and heroes were honored with a crown of greenery from the laurel tree, which was ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Dr. Paula Roberson, Hudson County Community College’s Founding Director of the HCCC Center for Teaching, Learning, and Innovation, said it all began with the College’s book talk for faculty and staff about Robin DiAngelo’s bestseller, White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The perfectly prepared, delicious, world-class cuisine. The impeccable, attentive service. For twelve years businesspeople, community leaders, and area residents have savored the world-class, three-course dining experience of Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Foundation’s ...

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Hudson County Community College (HCCC) President Dr. Christopher Reber and his colleagues seem to subscribe to the thinking of Robert F. Kennedy and George Bernard Shaw: “Some see things as they are and ask, ‘Why?’ I dream things that never were and ask, ‘Why not?’” Since taking the helm as ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Department of Cultural Affairs invites the community to view “Living in the Invisible,” an exhibit of works by artists who live with unseen physical and mental health challenges. The exhibit may be viewed now through March 23, 2022, at ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Department of Cultural Affairs is highlighting the transformational power of the written word with the installation of Rashad Wright’s poem, “Art in Cadence.” The work by the 2020 Inaugural Poet Laureate of Jersey City may be viewed Tuesday ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Foundation Chair Joseph Napolitano, Sr. announced that the Foundation’s 24th Annual Holiday Gala was a "very enjoyable" evening that raised $200,000 for scholarships. Held on December 2, “Hats Off to Hudson’s Heroes" recognized the ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - To those in New York and New Jersey art circles, she is renowned as WOOLPUNK, but at Hudson County Community College (HCCC) she is Michelle Vitale, the Director of Cultural Affairs for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. WOOLPUNK’s original works, Ocufluent I & II, are being ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ -  The Hudson County Chamber of Commerce honored Hudson County Community College (HCCC) President Dr. Chris Reber with the inaugural “Spirit Award” at the Legends 2021 Gala on Thursday. 20 HCCC trustees, cabinet officers, faculty, staff and Foundation directors joined in celebrating ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Students, faculty, and staff in Hudson County Community College’s (HCCC) Construction Management Program began a maintenance project at Historic Jersey City and Harsimus Cemetery on November 21. Located on Newark Avenue in Jersey City, the Historic Jersey City and Harsimus ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - HCCC graduate Jasmine Ngin was sworn in as the new Student Alumni Representative to Hudson County Community College's Board of Trustees earlier this week. The swearing in came at the Board's Annual Reorganization meeting. Ms. Ngin earned her Associate in Science (A.S.) degree ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Foundation invites the community to be a part of the 24th Annual Holiday Gala on Thursday, December 2, 2021, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the HCCC Culinary Conference Center, 161 Newkirk Street in Jersey City, NJ. The theme for this year’s ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) and New Jersey City University (NJCU) have been selected to participate as a team in the Aspen Institute-American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU) Transfer Student Success and Equity Intensive (TSSEI) Cohort.   This ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) has selected Professor Joseph Caniglia to serve as Executive Director of the College’s comprehensive North Hudson Campus in Union City. “Professor Caniglia has served the College for many years in multiple capacities,” HCCC President Dr.

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) President Dr. Christopher Reber and Kearny School District Superintendent Patricia Blood signed an agreement for the HCCC Early College Program earlier this month. As a result of the agreement, Kearny High School (KHS) students will have ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - A ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Dr. Christopher Reber marked the official opening of the new Hudson County Community College (HCCC) Student Center at 81 Sip Avenue in Jersey City on September 30. The event, which also featured food tastings from Libby’s Home Kitchen and ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Hudson County Community College (HCCC) has been awarded a $3 million, five-year Title V grant from the United States Department of Education (USDOE). According to HCCC officials the grant will enable the College to expand educational opportunities and promote the academic ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Nicole Bouknight Johnson has been selected to serve as Hudson County Community College’s inaugural Vice President for Advancement and Communications, effective September 20, 2021. “The College sought a leader with stellar capital campaign and fundraising experience who shares a ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ  – Hudson County Community College (HCCC) has received the 2021 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education. The annual award recognizes colleges and universities ...

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HUDSON COUNTY, NJ - Hudson County Community College students who earn an Associate of Science in Business Administration degree at HCCC will now be able to transfer seamlessly to Bachelor of Science degree programs in Business, Business Online Accelerated Entrepreneurship, and Financial Technology ...

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