Monthly Archives: September 2014

Chancellor’s Message

Aloha, Hawai‘i Community College and the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo continue to closely monitor the June 27th lava flow from Kīlauea. We are listening to the concerns of the people who have contacted our campuses and we are frequently updating … Continue reading

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Kauhale Message

Aloha Kauhale Kākou, Indeed a signature activity of Kauhale is all the Kīpaepae* we facilitate year round, averaging 50 per year for our community and state, doing so as far as Washington, D.C. and Jeju, Korea. This cultural signature is … Continue reading

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Support the Hawai’i Island United Way campaign! (And watch VCSA Jason Cifra get soaked)

Hawai’i Community College and UH Center, West Hawai’i have been raising awareness of the college’s 2014 Hawai’i Island United Way giving campaign with a “rice bucket challenge.” In the above video, see Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs Jason Cifra’s unique interpretation of … Continue reading

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Students participate in ‘Taste of the Hawaiian Range’ event

Hawai‘i Community College students from the Culinary Arts and Agriculture programs participated in the “Taste of the Hawaiian Range” event at the Hilton Waikoloa in Kona on Friday, September 26. Culinary Arts students from East and West Hawai‘i operated two stations … Continue reading

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Watch West Hawai’i graduation ceremonies on new YouTube channel

You can watch the 2014 graduation ceremony in West Hawai’i at the Pālamanui Media Services Youtube channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXRivc9ab4nK5fg_AuiM0Ww

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UHCC committee selects ’50 Finest’

Aloha, This year marks the University of Hawai’i Community Colleges’ 50th Anniversary. To celebrate a half-century of offering quality, accessible higher education to the people of Hawai‘i, the colleges are honoring individuals from across the UHCC system who have made … Continue reading

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Security Message

Our community has seen an increase in auto burglaries lately. Many of the vehicles that were broken into were left unlocked.  Please make sure you lock your vehicle while it is on campus and move your valuables out of plain … Continue reading

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Hawai‘i CC offering free workforce training

Recent National Career Readiness Certificate recipients celebrate completing the Hilo iCAN program. Trainees earned their certificates after participating in an ongoing statewide program offered in partnership with DLIR and Hawai‘i CC. Front row (seated), from left, are Janette Silva, Audrey … Continue reading

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Hawai’i CC to promote new online certificates at outreach events in October

Hawai‘i residents who want to quickly gain specialized education and increase their employability are invited to attend one of several informational events Hawai‘i Community College (Hawai‘i CC) will host in October. The events will highlight Hawai‘i CC’s new online, accelerated … Continue reading

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