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UH Community Colleges ranked as the top six most diverse two-year public institutions in the nation

All University of Hawaiʻi campuses ranked in the top 10 in the U.S. for greatest racial and ethnic diversity among four-year and two-year institutions, according to The Chronicle of Higher Education’s 2018 Almanac diversity rankings. UH Hilo ranked number one... Continue Reading →

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Honolulu ranked a top ten college town

Honolulu was recognized for its metropolitan region surrounded by beaches, excellent surf and overall healthy lifestyle. Sunset magazine ranked each place for its education, lifestyle beyond campus, desirable food scene, outdoor activities, solid real estate value and great neighbor potential.... Continue Reading →

Hawaii’s community college system ranked in top 20

Hawaii’s community college system was ranked in the top 20 of WalletHub’s 2018 list, placing 15th. The personal finance website selected a sample of 715 schools from the list of member institutions in the American Association of Community Colleges. WalletHub evaluated the... Continue Reading →

UH campuses in country’s most livable city

  The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Kapiʻolani Community College and Honolulu Community College are located in the most livable city in the United States, according to the The Global Liveability Index 2018, an annual report by The Economist Intelligence... Continue Reading →

New hands-on course guides UH community college students to Mānoa

A new oceanography course is being offered this summer in the Department of Oceanography at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST). SOEST Mauka to Makai is a six-week bridge program that... Continue Reading →

Best of Honolulu 2018: Shopping

By Robbie Dingeman, Enjy El-Kadi, Diane Lee, Stacey Makiya, Savannah L. Murray, Jayna Omaye, Brie Thalmann, Catherine Toth Fox, Katrina Valcourt, Don Wallace and Christi Young When it comes to fresh Island-inspired toppers, we’ve got to tip our hats to... Continue Reading →

Hawaiian language Moana premieres

Cast members of the ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi-version of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Moana, including Auliʻi Cravalho, walked the blue carpet for its premiere at World Oceans Day on June 10 at Ko Olina Resort. The movie stars Cravalho as Moana, University... Continue Reading →

UH campuses voted Hawaiʻi’s best

Multiple University of Hawaiʻi campuses have been recognized for their excellence by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s Hawaiʻi’s People’s Choice “Best of” Awards. The 2018 honors included: Best College: University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Best Career and Technical Education: Leeward Community College... Continue Reading →

UH HonCC 2018 tenure and promotion list

Congratulations to the Honolulu Community Collegeʻs  2018 tenure and promotion recipients: Honolulu Community College Tenure and Promotion Martin, Janina—Assistant Professor, CC, Human Development Miller-Cabasug, Ina—Assistant Professor, CC, Career Counseling Salvatierra, Bobby—Assistant Professor, CC, Diesel Tech Promotion Balbag-Gerard, Erica—Associate Professor, CC,... Continue Reading →

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