Monthly Archives: March 2011

Chancellor’s Message

Aloha HawCC Faculty & Staff, April is National Community College Month Nationally, community colleges have been in existence since 1901.  Since 1941, Hawaii Community College has proudly served our community for 70 years, providing credit and non-credit programs island-wide.  As … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message

Aloha Kauhale Kākou, Ha’alele, to take flight or to soar, is the second node in the College experience. Ha’alele, in secular terms, simply means to separate oneself from one reality for another, and in the context of the college, this … Continue reading

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13th Annual Hilo Culinary Classic – by Sandy Barr Rivera, Culinary Arts Instructor

The Culinary Students and Instructors of Hawaii Community College’s Culinary Arts Program would like to invite all the foodies around Hilo to enjoy our own Fancy Food competition, the 13th Annual Hilo Culinary Classic, April 8th at the Manono Campus.  … Continue reading

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20th Annual Na Pua Noʻeau Hawaiian Family AfFair

By Doodie Downs, Community Liaison & Recruitment Coordinator On March 5, 2011, the UHH Campus Center Plaza and Library Lanai were the sites of the 20th Annual Na Pua Noʻeau Hawaiian Family AfFair.  This yearʻs theme was, Holomoana “Sailing the … Continue reading

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Palamanui Road To Pave Way For New Hawaiʻi Community College At West Hawaiʻi

Submitted by whtadmin on March 18, 2011 – 10:01pm BY CHELSEA JENSEN | WEST HAWAII TODAY University of Hawaii, state and county officials Friday afternoon celebrated the groundbreaking for initial roadway infrastructure for the long-awaited Hawaii Community College at Palamanui campus. “This … Continue reading

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Student Recognition Ceremony – By Christine Quintana, Admissions Counselor

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The Search For The Next UH Community Colleges Leadership Champions

By Christine Quintana, Admissions Counselor

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Na Maka Hou: Looking at the world from a new perspective – Issue 7

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HawCC Culinary Arts Program Events

By Allan Okuda, Professor/Coordinator Food Service Hilo February 3, 2011 – Fabulous buffet spread for President Greenwood February 10, 2011 – Catered a dinner for the Digital Media group of 100 people February 11, 2011 – Catered the pupus for … Continue reading

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Alika Cristobal – Math Tutor – Hale Kea Testing Center

My hometown:  Kaneohe, Hawaiʻi My favorite thing about HawCC… is the friendly environment and staff. My hobbies and interest… are math, surfing, water polo, Jujitsu. If you came to visit my office you would see a lot of laughter and … Continue reading

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Bill Affonso, Auxiliary & Facilities Services Officer – Planning, Operations & Maintenance

Degrees – BA – University of Hawaiʻi, MBA – University of Arizona My hometown: Kaalaea, Oahu My favorite thing about HawCC… The challenges and the people My hobbies and interests are… all sports If you came to visit my office … Continue reading

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Chuck Connors – Media Specialist at University of Hawaiʻi Center at West Hawaiʻi and Hawaiʻi Community College

My hometown: San Diego, CA My favorite thing about HawCC… Being able to work with smart and diverse faculty, staff and students My hobbies and interest are … Playing Guitar If you came to visit my office you would see… … Continue reading

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Kimeh Higa, Student Assistant – Student Services

Degrees – AA in Liberal Arts – Hawaiʻi Community College. Currently working on my BA in Accounting at UH Hilo My hometown: Kahului, Maui My favorite thing about HawCC… is the small classroom environment My hobbies and interests are… hanging … Continue reading

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Rowena Mansanas, Office Assistant – Financial Aid Office

Hometown: Volcano, HI Degrees/Major: Hospitality and Tourism My favorite thing about Hawaii Community College is…that it is a great place to start your education no matter how many years someone has been out of school. My hobbies and interest are…spending … Continue reading

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2011 Induction Ceremony

By:  Hazel Reece, Nursing Learning Resource Center Coordinator Alpha Psi Epsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society, held Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at the University of Hawaii Center West Hawaii. First row (seated): Susannah Rice-Kamanu Second row (standing left – … Continue reading

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Learning Opportunities in Medicine Institute

by Toni Mallow, Nā Pua Noʻeau Click for Nā Pua Noʻeau Flyer  

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POM Update

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