Category Archives: Communicating in a Variety of Situations

Kauhale Message: Talking Kauhale with HawCC students

What is the student experience of Kauhale? That is the question we put to a group of seven Hawai‘i Community College students who met in Kāneikeao on the Manono campus on Thursday, January 17. Kauhale traditionally means the Hawaiian village, … Continue reading

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Unukupukupu to return to Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Members of the Hawaiʻi Community College hula hālau Unukupukupu have been invited back to the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 2013 after opening the festival last year with a performance on the main stage that thrilled the international audience. Taupōuri Tangarō … Continue reading

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Culinary students work beside top-notch chefs at Fairmont Orchid fundraiser

Hawai’i Community College culinary students and top Hawai’i chefs alike came together last month for an event that raised money for local culinary scholarships and for Hawai’i Community College — Pālamanui, a new campus planned at a site near the … Continue reading

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HawCC Student Council elected, sworn in

The students of Hawai`i Community College now have a Student Council representing their needs and interests. Three elections were held during the Fall 2012 semester, first to adopt the new charters and bylaws, then to elect members, and then to … Continue reading

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Students bring oral histories to life on West Hawaii

Fifteen oral histories from Kona Historical Society’s Archives came alive at West Hawaii Civic Center on Wednesday, November 14. In “Voices from Our Past,” the last Hanohano o Kona/Honoring Kona presentation of 2012, eight students from the University of Hawaii … Continue reading

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Chamber sponsors 14th Annual ‘A Taste of Hilo’ event

The Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Hawaii sponsored the 14th Annual “A Taste of Hilo” event Oct. 21 at Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin Sangha Hall. Proceeds from this signature event supplement the JCCIH Foundation Fund, which is administered … Continue reading

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Nursing students start clinical studies

  First year Associate of Science in Nursing students at the University of Hawai’i Center at West Hawaii had their first day of clinical at Kona Community Hospital on Oct. 9. Students will be assessing patients, caring for patients, and administering medications … Continue reading

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Phi Theta students attend leadership and honors conference

Hawai‘i Community College’s Alpha Psi Epsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society attended the Annual Pacific Regional Leadership and Honors Conference held on Sept. 28-29, 2012 at Leeward Community College. Four student representatives, one student alumnus and two … Continue reading

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2012 Comprehensive Evaluation Visit Team Roster

Hawai`i Community College Monday, October 15-Thursday, October 18, 2012 Dr. Loretta Adrian (Chair) President Coastline Community College 11460 Warner Avenue Fountain Valley CA 92708 E-mail: ladrian@coastline.edu Telephone: 714-241-6152 FAX:   714-241-6277 Dr. Vince Rodriguez (Assistant) Vice President of Instruction/Student Services Coastline … Continue reading

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Hana Hou Magazine Recognizes HawCC’s Culinary Arts

In June 2012, HawCC’s Culinary Arts Program was recognized in the Hawaiian Airlines – Hana Hou Magazine, June/July issue. Click here to view PDF    

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West Hawai‘i Hosts Kona Kohala Chamber of Commerce

The University Center, West Hawai‘i hosted the Kona Kohala Chamber of Commerce monthly After-Hours event on Wednesday, May 16, 2012, 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.. Over 90 people gathered on the Kealekekua campus to socialize, sample tasty pupus, and learn … Continue reading

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Transit of Venus 2012 (WH)

From Hawaii’s High Mountains By Joe Wilcox & Bob McGown Experiencing a transit is a unique astronomical observing event, but some are not as rare as a transit of Venus.  More common transits that can be observed in the solar … Continue reading

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