Category Archives: Connecting Through Culture

Ellen Tateishi Retirement Picnic

Ellen Tateishi, Office Assistant, Records & Data Management, retired on October 29, 2010. HawCC faculty, staff and students gathered for a picnic at the Liliuokalani Gardens to extend a “fond aloha” to our friend and colleague.

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Faculty/Staff Development Committee

By Annie Maeda “Thank you very much to the following individuals who served on the Faculty/Staff Development Committee with me this past semester!  Barbara Arthurs, Monica Burnett, Sandra Claveria, Kenoa Dela Cruz, Doodie Downs, Sherri Fujita, Eric Mecklenburg , Kihei … Continue reading

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HawCC Faculty & Staff International Education Grant Opportunity

Japanese Chamber of Commerce Internationalization Grant Application Guidelines Submission Deadline: 1/7/11 by Sherri Fujita, Coordinator  Through the Taste of Hilo Fundraiser, the Japanese Chamber of Commerce and Industry allotted funds to support Hawaii Community College.   The Hawaii Community College … Continue reading

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GEOG 122 Huakaʻi & Honua Ola Environmental Community Service

By Drew Kapp, Lecturer – Geography & Environmental Studies Geography of Hawai‘i (GEOG 122) is a 3-credit course offered at Hawai‘i Community College. Lecturer Drew Kapp offers the class in two formats: in-person and as a hybrid online/on-island course. Through … Continue reading

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Night In The Stacks 2010

Please plan to join us for Night in the Stacks! Edwin H. Mo’okini Library Friday, November 19, from 5:30-9 p.m. For questions, advanced reservations or to make a silent auction donation, please contact Michelle Sylvester at msylvest@hawaii.edu or (808) 974-7759 … Continue reading

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A Glimpse Into Filipino Culture Through Fashion

UHH/HawCC Presents the 3rd Annual Filipino-American Heritage Month A Glimpse into the Filipino Culture Through Fashion Featuring local designer Iris Viacrusis October 1, 2010 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Campus Center Plaza Students will model traditional and contemporary costumes from … Continue reading

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Achieving The Dream Funding of Special Projects

By Sam Giordanengo Hoʻomaikaʻiʻana to Hawaiʻi Community College for being awarded three Achieving the Dream grants from the Achieving The Dream Intervention Projects Committee on September 8, 2010 for the 2010-2011 academic year. The three grants will help three different … Continue reading

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Water Men – Then and Now

Keiki in grades K-5 and their ‘ohan are invited to participate in the Super Enrichment Saturday uner this year’s theme of “He Kahua No Ka Hāli‘a: A Foundation for Fond Memories”. The idea is for keiki and makua to join … Continue reading

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Regents’ Medal For Excellence In Teaching – Sandra Claveria

Sandra Claveria has been selected as one of the recipients of the Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching. This award recognizes faculty who exhibit an extraordinary level of subject mastery and scholarship, teaching effectiveness and creativity and personal values beneficial … Continue reading

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