A delegation from the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo and Hawai‘i Community College visited The Evergreen State College (TESU) in Washington state from Feb. 28 to March 3 to continue conversations about modeling an indigenous arts program after Evergreen’s Indigenous Arts Campus and Native Programs curriculum.
On March 10, the Hawai‘i Food and Wine Festival announced it was donating $10,000 to Hawai‘i Community College’s Culinary Arts program using proceeds from its eighth annual event. The festival, which was held last fall, convened 120 chefs from around the world, along with dozens of wine makers and mixologists, to cook and create with Hawaiian products. The Hawai‘i Food and Wine Festival hopes to provide the opportunity to inspire the next generation of chefs.
Interested in earning a bachelor’s degree?
Then come to the UH Transfer Day events happening Tuesday, February 26 and Wednesday, February 27 at Hawai‘i Community College campuses in Hilo and Kona.
Dozens of representatives from academic programs and student services departments from UH Hilo, UH Mānoa and UH West O‘ahu will be there to talk with students about options for earning a bachelor’s degree.
According to one finding from the 2017 online survey of UH students on sexual harassment and gender-based violence, one out of five University of Hawaiʻi students reported experiencing dating and/or domestic violence.
Hawai‘i Community College will host financial aid workshops on the evenings of February 6 and 7 to help prospective students and their families apply for financial aid.
College staff will provide one-on-one assistance completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which will help students apply for grants and scholarships that can help pay for their education.
The event times and locations are as follows:
Hawai‘i Community College proudly releases the names of the following students who have achieved Dean’s List honors for the Fall 2018 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 288 students have attained this distinction. Please join us in congratulating them!
Norwegian Cruise Line’s Pride of America cruise ship recently served as a floating classroom for 30 Hawai‘i Community College students who are enrolled in the college’s Hospitality & Tourism (HOST) program.
Turkey has been grabbing the headlines lately: the murder of a Saudi Arabian journalist in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a key role in the conflict in neighboring Syria, an attempted coup in 2016.
But what’s the culture that provides the context for events in modern Turkey?
UPDATED: Nominations Due December 31.
Hawai‘i Community College Alumni & ‘Ohana is pleased to announce that nominations for the Alumni of the Year Award are now open. The award, established in 2017, recognizes Hawai‘i CC alumni and former students who have made major contributions to their professions, vocations, and/or communities.