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Cabin2Couture partnership with Hawaiian Airlines

“I got a call from Hawaiian Airlines asking if we had any students or alumni that could do an upcycle challenge, and I thought, with what? Then they proceeded to explain that student designers would be given first and coach class seat covers to create wearable clothing.  I accepted.  Our students can do anything,” shares […]

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Honolulu named Military Friendly School

Honolulu Community College, Kapiʻolani Community College, Leeward Community College and the University of Hawaiʻi Maui College have each been named a Military Friendly School for 2016 by Victory Media. The Military Friendly Schools designation is awarded to the top colleges in the country that are doing the most to embrace the military student population by […]

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Honolulu CC to compete in first ever NASA Swarmathon

NASA announced last week that Honolulu Community College was selected as one of 21 teams to compete in the NASA Swarmathon Virtual Competition, along with the University of Hawai‘i Hilo and Maui College. We will follow the students leading up to the competition. Stay tuned!   The NASA Swarmathon is a competition to develop cooperative robotics to […]

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$150,000 Gift Supports Honolulu CC Trade Programs

Honolulu Community College has received an anonymous $150,000 gift to support three popular workforce development programs. “Honolulu Community College is grateful for this extremely generous donation to our campus.  We will be able upgrade our machinery and equipment to provide a state-of-the-art training experience for the students in those programs,” shares Honolulu CC Chancellor Erika […]

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Celebrating 30 Years of Phi Theta Kappa Chapter

Andre Wang is not your typical college student. This 16 year old plans to graduate on his seventeenth birthday walking across the Waikiki Shell stage at the 2016 HonCC commencement ceremony on May 13. Homeschooled since the 2nd grade along with his sister Kaila, who is a 2014 HonCC Liberal Arts alumna, Andre hopes to attend the United […]

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First ever Python Conference and Competition at Honolulu Community College

PyNow!, a collaborative effort by PyHawaii, Honolulu Community College, the Pacific Center for Advanced Technology Training (PCATT), Booz Allen Hamilton, the Dark Art of Coding, and the Python Software Foundation will be hosting the first ever Python Programming Event and Conference in Hawai‘i. Python Conference and Competition Saturday, November 7, 2015 8:00 am – 5:00 […]

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Celebrating our Student Scholars

Celebrating student success is at the cornerstone of who we are as a community college ‘ohana. On Wednesday, October 21, 2015 Honolulu Community College honored our 2014-2016 student scholarship recipients at a special reception. That night we also thanked the many donors who give so generously to the college through charitable gifts. Construction Management student, […]

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Governor David Ige commends Project Imua team members

Governor David Ige presented commemorative plaques to Project Imua team members from University of Hawai’i campuses across the state during a recognition ceremony at the State Capitol on October 23. Project Imua (Hawaiian for ‘to move forward’) is a joint faculty-student enterprise for designing, fabricating and testing payloads. The actual Project Imua Payload that flew into […]

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CENT Student Club ‘Captures the Flag’

Congratulations to the HATS (Hawai’i Advanced Technology Society) student club from the Honolulu CC CENT program for taking first in a ‘Capture the Flag’ competition at the recent Information Systems Security Association Conference at the Hale Koa Hotel. HATS beat out individuals and teams from various ICT Cybersecurity vendors and industry professionals attending the conference. The […]

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October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month

Did you know that thirty-eight percent of mobile users have experienced mobile cyber crime in 2014?  As we continue to embrace the convieniences of connecting to the Internet on the go, it’s important to protect your information on all of your electronic devices.   Being more aware of cybersecurity risks and taking a few simple […]

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