Monthly Archives: November 2013

Chancellor’s Message

Aloha, I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving, and I would like to take this opportunity to say Happy Holidays to our Hawai‘i Community College ‘ohana! Accreditation Accreditors from ACCJC made a follow-up visit to our campus on Monday, November … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message – Hawai’i Papa O Ke Ao in Miloli’i

Aloha Kauhale Kākou, Building a relationship between our Kauhale and Miloliʻi, South Kona, has finally begun. Miloliʻi is a rural fishing village, here villagers are born into an ancient culture of living within the environmental currents of their ocean lifestyle.  … Continue reading

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Xtreme I.S. 10: A new class for student success

NEW CLASS FOR STUDENT SUCCESS IN SPRING 2014 A 1 credit I.S. 197L:College Technology Lab is being offered for the first time at Hawai`i Community College, designed especially for Liberal Arts majors who need to beef up their computer skills … Continue reading

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Hālaulani Transfer Success Center holds first transfer fair

The Hālaulani Transfer Success Center held its first annual Kauaheahe Transfer Fair on November 8th, 2013 on the Manono Campus. UH Hilo, BYU – Hawaiʻi and the UH Mānoa – Hūlili Bridge Program were represented. Over 90 students were in … Continue reading

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Hālaulani says Happy Holidays!

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Hawai’i CC celebrates International Education Week

Hawai‘i Community College celebrated the rich cultural diversity of its campus community on Nov. 13 and 14 by hosting its 5th Annual International Education Week celebration. Over 80 international students from countries as varied as Nepal, France, Japan and Russia … Continue reading

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West Hawai’i Nursing Photo

Last day of clinical for first-year Kona nursing students. Don’t they look ready for vacation?

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E ‘Imi Pono Day in West Hawai’i

The Main Point /  The Ah-ha! Take-Away: 1.      “Talk, talk, talk.”  The point of assessment is to get people together to talk.  It works best when it’s a grassroots effort led by and enjoyed by staff and faculty.  It’s not … Continue reading

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Faculty/Staff Development Committee Mahalo

  I would like to extend a huge mahalo nui loa to the most awesome Faculty/Staff Committee members! On the Hilo side, Jack Minassian, James Kiley, Joel Tanabe, Leanne Urasaki, Manaiakalani Kalua, Meidor Hu, Monica Burnett, Aunty Sandi Claveria, and … Continue reading

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Hawai’i CC to host ‘Ohana Scholarship Night on Dec. 4

HILO — Hawai‘i Community College will host the “HawCC ‘Ohana Scholarship Night” on Wednesday, Dec. 4 from 6-8 p.m. at the Manono Campus Cafeteria in Hilo. The event is an opportunity for current students, prospective students and parents to learn … Continue reading

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HawCC Alumni & Friends Mahalo

  Aloha! The HawCC Alumni & Friends held its first scholarship dinner fundraiser and silent auction on Saturday, November 2.  It was a great social event attended by Mr. Alvin Katahara, Associate Vice President of Alumni Relations and UHAA Executive … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Family Peace Walk and Vigil

Hawai‘i Community College students from Ann Mejia’s Domestic Violence and Child Abuse class attended the 25th Annual Domestic Violence Family Peace Walk and Vigil on Friday, October 25 in Hilo.

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HawCC Culinary Arts students hone skills at Kona Coffee Festival

  For 10 Hawai‘i CC Culinary Arts students from the West Hawai’i program, the mid-term exam was a real-life culinary competition at the Kona Coffee Cultural Festival. Valuable hands-on experience for these students. Check out the full story in West … Continue reading

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