Monthly Archives: May 2013

Chancellor’s Mahalo

 HawCC Administrative Team Mahalo nui loa to Joni Onishi, Beth Sanders, Jim Yoshida, Jason Cifra, Debbie Shigehara, Guy Kimura and Joyce Hamasaki. Thank you for your continued support! HawCC College Council and Academic Senate I wish to extend my thanks … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message: Summer a time for dreaming

        The Hawai’i Life Styles Program facilitated a Māmoe sunset ceremony, pictured above, in Kona on Friday, May 3, 2013. Aloha, For the last 15 years we have facilitated a sunrise ceremony on Moku‘ola (Coconut Island) in Hilo … Continue reading

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Mahalo from Mary Goya

Aloha, As I move into retirement I want to take this moment to express my deepest appreciation and gratitude to all of you. My life has been blessed with my years of service at Hawai`i Community College. Thank you so much … Continue reading

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Mahalo for supporting International Education

Hawai‘i CC has continued to make significant progress in pursuing its international education goals. The International Education Committee couldn’t do it without the support of Hawai‘i CC students, faculty, staff, and the local community. The International Education Committee is particularly … Continue reading

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Mahalo from the Intensive English Program

The Intensive English Program (IEP) is an accredited non-credit English as a Second Language Program which functions as an entry-point at Hawai‘i Community College for international students. The IEP provides intensive English language training to students who do not meet the … Continue reading

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Mahalo from the 25th Annual Hawai’i Community College Earth Fair

Earth Day Fair 2013 was a wonderful event which was held on the Manono campus. This was our 25th Anniversary with participation by 250 students, staff and faculty. It was better than ever and a great educational success. Hawai’i Community … Continue reading

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Mahalo for food drive donations

Mahalo! Mahalo! Mahalo! Thank you all so much for your support and participation of this year’s 24th Annual Food Drive!! Because of your tremendous generosity we are able to provide food and assistance to numerous families here in Hawai`i. The Food Basket … Continue reading

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‘Team Pālamanui’ presents award-winning menu to fundraiser guests

Guests at a fundraiser that will benefit the new Hawai’i Community College — Pālamanui campus were treated to a special award-winning meal by current and former students of the Hawai’i CC culinary program in West Hawai’i. On Thursday, May 2 at … Continue reading

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New Career and Technical Education Facebook page launched

Our Counseling and Student Support Services Unit aims to further connect with our student population via the social media outlet Facebook. Karen Crowell-Counselor and Angela Larmony-Student Support Specialist have created a Facebook page for the Career and Technical Education Students. On Facebook, students will … Continue reading

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UH Center, West Hawai‘i encourages youth to stay in school

KONA — More than 80 youth, ranging from pre-school to seniors in high school, signed a promise to stay in school, graduate and attend college as part of an exhibit presented by the University Center, West Hawai‘i. UH Center, West … Continue reading

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Māmoe and Māweke featured on Hawai’i Public Radio

Hawaii Public Radio aired a story by reporter Sherry Bracken about the Māmoe and Māweke ceremonies that the Hawaii Life Styles program facilitated on May 2 and May 3. Click here to listen to the story.   

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Hawai’i Community College offers new agriculture classes; information session set for May 15

HILO – Hawai‘i Community College will be offering new agriculture classes starting in May that are designed for people with a wide range of horticultural interests and goals. Whether you want to develop an agriculture business, gain the knowledge needed … Continue reading

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