Monthly Archives: September 2013

Chancellor’s Message

Aloha, Hawai‘i Community College and UH Foundation recently announced that Suisan Company has established an endowed scholarship at HawCC with a $35,000 gift in honor of Rex Y. Matsuno. The Suisan Company, Limited/Rex Y. Matsuno Culinary Scholarship Endowment will support … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message: How does one who is not indigenous teach an indigenous learner in ways that are relevant and successful?

Aloha Kauhale Kākou! Dear ʻohana, our campus profile gives us an immediate visual of the diversity we serve, the largest being Hawaiian/Part-Hawaiian.  The all-inclusive question is, do we know how our diverse learners learn best? Are our curricula reflective of … Continue reading

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Admissions & Records debuts the ‘Grad Gong’

Aloha mai kākou, Hulō! Hulō! (Hurrah! Hurrah!). We are celebrating our graduates-to-be! It’s a big deal, and we want to make applying to graduate fun and joyous. Announcing the installation of the GRAD GONG. When a student submits an application … Continue reading

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HawCC Alumni & Friends to host Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner and Silent Auction Nov. 2

The HawCC Alumni & Friends invites you to attend its Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner and Silent Auction on Saturday, November 2, 2013. Each year, the HawCC A&F offers over $3,000 in scholarships to HawCC students in various programs. One award is … Continue reading

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‘Global Sense’ the theme of International Education Week

Join us for “Global Sense” during International Education Week on Wednesday, November 13 and Thursday, November 14. Global Sense will include activities that utilize our five senses (taste, smell, touch, hear, see) with an international and cultural focus.  Dancing, drumming, … Continue reading

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UHCC System-wide Developmental Education Funding opportunity

Dear Hawai’i Community College Faculty member, The UHCC system-wide Developmental Education Committee encourages you to submit proposals that would enhance the learning and ultimate success of your students, especially in the areas of developmental English and/or mathematics. Many of these … Continue reading

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HawCC’s Bill Rodrigues-Kaiwa helps rescue fallen boy in Honolulu

Bill Rodrigues-Kaiwa, a Planning, Operations, and Maintenance employee at Hawai’i Community College, helped rescue a toddler who fell from a tall building in Honolulu earlier this month. KITV news rightly dubbed Bill a “good Samaritan” in its story. You can … Continue reading

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Students from HawCC, Hakouh University collaborate on community project

Through the effort of the Office of Continuing Education and the Human Services Program, five of Aunti Sandi’s Human Services students worked hand-in-hand with Kumu Paulette Ke. The ultimate goal was to make a connection between both cultures with practices … Continue reading

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Suisan Company creates Rex Y. Matsuno Culinary Scholarship at HawCC

Suisan Company, Limited has established an endowed scholarship in honor of Rex Y. Matsuno at Hawai‘i Community College with a $35,000 gift. The Suisan Company, Limited /Rex Y. Matsuno Culinary Scholarship Endowment will support students who are graduates of a high … Continue reading

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