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HACC Students Benefit from Enhanced Transfer Pathway to Millersville University or Shippensburg University
Three Pennsylvania postsecondary institutions have partnered to give their students academic guidance and student success services for a seamless transition from an associate degree to a bachelor’s degree.
On Dec. 5, 2022, the presidents of HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College; Millersville University; and Shippensburg University signed an historic enhanced articulation agreement that is the first multi-institution, multi-program study articulation for the three institutions. The presidents and representatives from the three institutions gathered at HACC’s Harrisburg Campus for the signing event.

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19 October 2012

HACC Foundation Establishes Helen Hauser Memorial Scholarship

Helen Hauser Memorial Scholarship EndowmentGETTYSBURG –A new scholarship has been established at HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, with the addition of the Helen Hauser Memorial Scholarship Endowment.
The endowment will provide scholarships to students enrolled in the college’s viticulture/enology program.
Hauser, a resident of Biglerville, passed away on March 7, 2012, at the age of 101.
The scholarship is funded by the Hauser family, owners and operators of the Hauser Estate Winery in western Adams County. The endowment is close to $11,000, with nearly $2,000 donated from memorial contributions in Hauser’s memory.
Melinda Hauser Davis, speaking for the family, thanks the many family and business friends who remembered her mother with a donation in her memory. "She was honored to know that we planned to establish this scholarship in her name," said Davis.
HACC'S viticulture program, which educates students on vineyard management and enology, teaching the making of wine, is designed to meet the needs of the region’s wineries that strive to create higher-quality products. Pennsylvania is the fourth largest winegrape producer in the nation and ranks seventh in the country for wine production. For more information about HACC’s viticulture and enology program, go to HACC’s website,, or contact Professor Getachew Kassahun, telephone 717-780-2495 or email
The HACC Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was established in 1985 to raise private and corporate revenues in support of HACC.  
For more information about the Helen Hauser Memorial Scholarship Endowment, contact Shannon Harvey, Gettysburg Campus vice president, at 717-337-2747 or email

HACC’s Hospitality and Tourism web page,, or contact Professor Getachew Kassahun, telephone 717-780-2495 or email

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