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Honolulu CC Place 3rd at the NAHB Residential Construction Management Competition

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Student Chapter at Honolulu Community College won third place in the Two-Year College category of the NAHB Residential Construction Management Competition (RCMC) held at the 2015 NAHB International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas on January 22.   During the competition, students solve real-life construction management problems and present […]

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Honolulu CC student has an ‘astronomical’ experience

It’s not every day that a student from Hawai‘i has the opportunity to learn from NASA engineers and programmers, but for Jasmine Hoapili, that dream came true.  During the first week of December 2014 she had the honor of participating in the National Community College Aerospace Scholars program organized by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration […]

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Honolulu CC conducts research atop Mount Ka‘ala

Honolulu Community College students are getting a rare opportunity to participate in a research project that takes them to the highest, wettest point on O‛ahu as their outdoor classroom.  The Ke Ana Waiʻōpua project, led by Honolulu CC geography instructor John DeLay, allows students to participate in research and conservation work atop Mount Ka‛ala. In […]

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Honolulu’s Construction Management Student Chapter Receive Top Honor

Honolulu Community College received 1st place honors as the Outstanding Student Chapter in the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) awards ceremony on Tuesday, January 13 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Each year, chapters are recognized for their outstanding achievements in chapter and campus activities, community service projects, fundraising, and other programs. “The Construction Management students […]

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Giving Back to the Community

The Kam family received a very well deserved and long overdue Christmas present this year – a home.  With the help of Habitat for Humanity Leeward, Henry and Florita Kam received the keys to their new home in Waimanalo on December 18 at a special key turning ceremony along with five other Hawaiian families.  These Hawaiian […]

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Steve Auerbach named new Director of PCATT

(Honolulu) – Steve Auerbach was recently named the new Director of the Pacific Center for Advanced Technology Training and Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning (PCATT), at Honolulu Community College.  PCATT is a consortium of the University of Hawai‘i Community Colleges and is responsible for collaborating with industry to develop and provide training in advanced technology, […]

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Honolulu CC Receives a $2 Million Grant to Support Student Success for Native Hawaiians

Honolulu Community College received a $2 million U.S. Department of Education Title III Program Grant for renovations to support Native Hawaiian programs on campus.   “Re-Imagining Native Hawaiian Student Services is a two-year renovation project that will bring Hūlili Ke Kukui, our Native Hawaiian Center, to the piko (center) of campus along with key student […]

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Fashion Alumni Come Full Circle

On Wednesday, November 19th Honolulu Community College’s Fashion Technology Program will come full circle at a very special event that will feature three successful fashion technology alumni at a unique dining and fashion experience. Honolulu Community College presents: Full-Circle: A Dining and Fashion Experience Wednesday, November 19th 5:30pm dinner, fashion show and silent auction Stage Restaurant at […]

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Remembering the Fall of the Berlin Wall

On November 9, 1989, the Berlin Wall fell in Germany uniting East and West Berlin, and three years later on November 9, 1992, the Berlin Wall Freedom Monument was dedicated on the Honolulu Community College campus featuring one of only three pieces of the wall that were given by the Berlin Senate. The college held […]

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And the 2014 Governor’s Fashion Award Goes To….

(Hawaii Fashion Month Press Release)  Governor Neil Abercrombie will present the 2014 Governor’s Fashion Award (GFA) during HONOLULU Fashion Week at the conclusion of “HIFI Connects: The Business of Fashion”, which starts on Sunday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. And this year, we’re giving just one person the GFA award, Honolulu Community College […]

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