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The Fall 2020 Semester is underway. Hawai'i Community College is implementing Required Prevention Measures and changes to campus operations to keep our community safe. Find more information about our re-opening and what you need to do to stay safe by visiting hawaii.hawaii.edu/covid-19.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM LAUNCHING ʻGIRLS WHO CODEʻ WORKSHOPS FOR MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Hawai'i Community College is hosting a series of free computer science workshops designed for girls in grades 6 through 12. The workshops are being led by Carrie Butler, an instructor in Hawai'i CC's Information Technology program, and are affiliated the national nonprofit organization "Girls Who Code."

HAWAI'I CC AND PISCES LAUNCH NEW CREDIT-BASED INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

The Pacific International Space Center for Exploration Systems (PISCES) – a state-funded aerospace agency – in partnership with Hawai‘i Community College has launched a new credit-based internship program to offer college students high-tech learning opportunities while earning classroom credit.

The collaborative program will provide hands-on experience in computer programming and robotics work to develop Hawai‘i’s skilled labor workforce.

FIRST EVER SUMMER ENGINEERING ACADEMY SPARKS INTEREST IN ENGINEERING FIELDS

At Hawai‘i Community College’s six-week Summer Engineering Academy, middle and high school students learned to think and solve problems like engineers — while also having fun.

In the process, they tackled subjects like computer programming, electronics, and architecture, which sound complex and intimidating even to many adults. But the program is designed to demystify these subjects through hands-on projects like creating Rube Goldberg machines, light and sound meters, and self-driving model cars.

STUDENT HEALTH AIDES RECEIVE SCHOOL HEALTH AIDE LEVEL II CERTIFICATES

Student Health Aides received their School Health Aide Level II Certificates at a ceremony on August 3, 2017.  The SHA Level II Certificates is a curriculum from Kapi'olani Community College.  Classes were also held at Ka'u High School and Kohala High School via Polycom.  Pictured with the students are Public Health Nurses and Instructors for the SHA Level II class.

Pictured: Jonette Gaston-Lovell, Ralphielyn Gaston-Lovell, Malia Bolos, Renee Katada, Robin Iwahashi, Charmain Strong, Gerlinde Troy and Shelly Vallispin.

HAWAI'I CC ANNOUNCES SPRING 2017 DEAN'S LIST

Hawai‘i Community College proudly releases the names of the following students who have achieved Dean’s List honors for the Spring 2017 semester.  The Dean’s List requires students to have completed 12 or more credits for a letter grade achieving a grade point average of at least 3.5 (B+) for the semester.  The attached 284 students have attained this distinction.  Please join us in congratulating them!

PĀLAMANUI EARNS LEED PLATINUM CERTIFICATION FOR SUSTAINABLE CAMPUS DESIGN

The Hawai‘i Community College – Pālamanui campus has earned a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum rating from the U.S. Green Building Council, the highest rating possible in the sustainable building program.

HAWAI‘I CC WELCOMES NEW DEAN OF LIBERAL ARTS AND PUBLIC SERVICES AND NEW DIRECTOR OF NURSING AND ALLIED HEALTH

Hawai‘i Community College hosted a kīpaepae welina welcoming ceremony on Thursday, June 1 to welcome Melanie Wilson, the new Dean of Liberal Arts and Public Services, and Laura Hill, the new Director of Nursing and Allied Health.

Hill and Wilson both bring many years of experience to their new positions at Hawai‘i CC.

HAWAIʻI CC AND UH HILO STUDENTS WIN A YEAR'S TUITION WITH BUSINESS PLANS

Students from the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo and Hawaiʻi Community College won a year’s free tuition for the business plans they submitted to the 2017 HIPlan Competition. Semifinalists in a competition between Hawaiʻi Island entrepreneurs pitched their business plans to judges on October 21. The 15 semifinalists competed for a $25,000 prize to use as seed money toward their vision.

PHOTO GALLERIES: HAWAI'I COMMUNITY COLLEGE'S HILO AND PĀLAMANUI COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES

Hundreds of Hawai'i Community College students celebrated their academic achievements during commencement ceremonies held May 12 in Hilo and May 13 at the Hawai'i CC – Palamanui campus in Kona. Congratulations to all the graduates and their families!

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