Monthly Archives: October 2013

Chancellor’s Message

Aloha, Our effort to indigenize Hawai‘i Community College through the Hawai‘i Papa O Ke Ao initiative will take important steps forward with wala‘au sessions in January and February. Earlier this year, we held wala‘au sessions to introduce our campus to … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message

Aloha Kauhale Kākou! As we move toward manifesting Hawai’i Papa O Ke Ao, positioning the University System of Hawai’i as an indigenous-serving institution to better serve our indigenous Hawai’i community and other under-represented ethnicities and communities in our islands, the … Continue reading

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Auto Body Repair and Painting gets new ‘virtual painter'; equipment commemorates the late Michael Saito

HILO — The paint is virtual, but the learning is real. Hawai‘i Community College’s Auto Body Repair and Painting (ABRP) program debuted its new virtual painter equipment this month, which students will use as they develop their auto body painting … Continue reading

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HawCC, Hawai‘i Department of Transportation and guests dedicate new motorcycle training range

HILO — Hawai‘i Community College and the State of Hawai‘i Department of Transportation (HDOT) celebrated the completion of a new motorcycle training range on Tuesday, Oct. 29. “Since 2007, Hawai‘i Island has been without a state-authorized facility for motorcycle training … Continue reading

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New Natural Science degree prepares students for success in STEM fields

HILO — Hawai‘i Community College is offering a new science degree that is designed for students who intend to transfer to a four-year university and obtain a baccalaureate degree in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM). The new degree is … Continue reading

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HawCC works to internationalize campus and curriculum

Hawaiʻi Community College, along with 10 other colleges and universities, has been named the American Council on Education’s 11th Internationalization Laboratory Cohort. “Hawaiʻi Community College’s mission is to serve our island community and to prepare our students for the demands … Continue reading

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Many ways to participate in International Education Week 2013

The International Education Committee is hosting two days of activities to stimulate and inspire you to learn more about our global community on Wednesday, November 13 and Thursday, November 14. This year’s theme is “Global Sense” with activities that focus on … 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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International students honored for volunteer work on Mauna Kea

From left to right are Gai Koyama, Miki Yamane, Ayako Onishi, Haruno Washisu, Gin Tezuka, Steven Clements, Shoma Takemoto, Katsuyuki Uezono, Yushi Kominato. HILO — More than a dozen students from Hawai‘i Community College’s Intensive English Program were recognized recently … Continue reading

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Kamoleao Project Update

The Kamoleao Laulima Community and Resource Center (fondly known as Kamoleao) project is a partnership between Hawai’i Community College and the Pana`ewa Hawaiian Homelands Community Association (PHHLCA) that is funded by the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) – Office of … Continue reading

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Business Technology students visit mayor’s office

Hawai’i Community College Business Technology students enrolled in BUSN 292, Integrated Office Procedures recently visited Mayor Billy Kenoi’s office to learn about the structure of Hawai’i County Government and the part administrative professionals play in helping government run smoothly. The … Continue reading

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Hawai‘i CC Alumni & Friends to host scholarship fundraiser dinner and silent auction

HILO — Hawai‘i Community College Alumni & Friends will host a dinner and silent auction on Saturday, Nov. 2 starting at 5:30 p.m. to raise money for student scholarships. The Scholarship Fundraiser Dinner & Silent Auction will feature food prepared … Continue reading

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