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I Love CTE Day!

On February 20th, over 300 high school Juniors and Seniors and 40 teachers from across O‘ahu flooded the Honolulu Community College campus for a day of college exploration. In celebration of National Career and Technical Education (CTE) month, I Love CTE Day, is the College’s annual high school recruitment event.   Students were broken into 15 break out sessions based on their career […]

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Construction Management Student Beats Out Industry Professionals

Second semester Construction Management student, Nicole Granciosa, recently won the surveyors challenge at the annual Hawai’i Land and Surveyor Association Surveying Conference that was held on January 29th – 30th, 2015 at the Hawai‘i Prince Hotel.   The surveyor’s challenge is an annual competition held at the conference. This year’s challenge was to figure out the […]

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Honolulu CC students excel in National Collegiate Cyber Competition

A team of students from the Computing, Electronics & Networking Technologies (CENT) program at Honolulu Community College finished 7th in the nation in the Gold Division of the Fall 2014 season of the National Cyber League (NCL).  The team was anchored by Honolulu CC students: Eric Kotake who placed 3rd, Taylor Kina who placed 76th, […]

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‘Forever Roses’ just in time for Valentine’s Day

Honolulu Community College students studying Sheet Metal and Plastics Technology continue the program’s annual tradition of creating and selling the unique ‘forever rose’.  More commonly made out of sheet metal, this year the program will be crafting only copper roses due to its popularity last year. The sale will take place Friday, February 13 at 9:30 a.m. […]

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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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