Monthly Archives: April 2013

Chancellor’s Message: End-of-the-year activities abound

Aloha, We’re rapidly approaching the end of the Spring 2013 semester, and that means graduation and other end-of-the-year activities are just around the corner. I encourage all of you to attend our HawCC Spring 2013 Commencement with our graduates and … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message: Celebrating our Kauhale graduates

Auhea ʻoukou e nā ʻohua kauhale! It is with great pleasure and enthusiasm that we share this with you at the close of this academic year. As we know, our community members come to our Kauhale to enter into a process … Continue reading

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Culinary students shine during 15th Annual Hilo Culinary Classic

HILO — The deadline was 8 a.m. on Friday, April 12. Students from Hawai‘i Community College’s Culinary Institute of the Pacific – from both the East and West Hawai‘i campuses — worked all night to prepare their entries for this … Continue reading

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ON VIDEO: Culinary Classic showcases Hawai’i CC students

Dan Meizensahl from the UH video production unit visited Hawai’i Community College and shot a great story about the 15th Annual Hilo Culinary Classic. Below, you can find the link to the video and the script. It’s worth a look! … Continue reading

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It’s alive! Ag students build ‘living wall’

Two Agriculture students, Hans Himmelsbach and Derek Supnet, used their creativity and horticultural talents to build a “living wall” that can be found outside the Agriculture Department on the Manono Campus. The living wall, featuring a waterfall and plants, used … Continue reading

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PHOTO SHOOT: School kids flock to HawCC campus for 25th Annual Earth Fair

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PHOTO SHOOT: A gathering spot for Nursing students

The green picnic table on the lanai of the Nursing Learning Resource Center is a favorite gathering and studying spot for nursing students in Kona. Don’t they look industrious!

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‘Great Leaps’ dance performance comes to UHH on April 27

“Great Leaps,” the popular end-of-the-semester presentation by all dance classes taught at both UH-Hilo and Hawai’i Community College, enters its 23rd year of consecutive collaborative concerts. Founded by a Hawai`i dance legend, the late Earnest T. Morgan, to showcase student … Continue reading

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Hawai‘i News Now features HawCC’s HLS program during Merrie Monarch week

The spotlight was on Hilo and hula during the 50th Annual Merrie Monarch Festival earlier this month, and Hawaii News Now took the opportunity to shoot a great story about our Hawai‘i Life Styles Program. If you haven’t had a … Continue reading

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Mahi‘ai students bring kō syrup to Maui

Hawai’i Community College’s mahiʻai students traveled to the 21st Annual Taro Festival in Hana Maui on April 19 for their capstone project. They offered a kō syrup. The kō was one of the first plants that students moved from the … Continue reading

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Students inducted into Phi Theta Kappa

On Saturday, March 23, 2013, Phi Theta Kappa, Alpha Psi Epsilon chapter in Hilo conducted its formal Spring 2013 Induction Ceremonies. Regional Representative Chasity Hatori served as Induction Chairperson and President Beth Luiz served as MC. Kurt de la Cruz, … Continue reading

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Electronics, IT programs focus of Hawai‘i CC open house

HILO — Hawai‘i Community College will host an open house on Tuesday, April 30 to provide information about the college’s Electronics Technology and Information Technology programs. “Computers and electronics are central to the operations of business, government and nonprofit organizations, so … Continue reading

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Haʻakūmalae announcements

Haʻakūmalae is the official orchestration of Hawaiʻ i protocols leadership at Hawaiʻ i Community College and the University of Hawaiʻ i at Hilo’s Kīpuka Native Hawaiian Student Center. As an active member in our Hawaiʻi Community College and Hawaiʻi Island … Continue reading

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Still time to donate to food drive!

A’ohe hana nui ke alu’ia: “No task is too big when done together by all.” We need your support and participation for this year’s 24th Annual Food Drive! The people of Hawai`i are one ‘ohana, and the Hawai`i Food Bank … Continue reading

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