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State Leaders Fulfill Hawaiʻi’s Promise

Hawaiʻi’s Promise, a scholarship program to provide free in-state tuition for qualified University of Hawaiʻi Community College students with financial needs, received a legislative appropriation of $1.8 million for each year of the fiscal biennium 2018 and 2019. Hawaiʻi’s Promise... Continue Reading →

Mobile-optimized MyUH Services Launches for Students, Faculty and Staff

On April 4, the University of Hawaiʻi MyUH portal for services such as registration, grades, etc., was retired and replaced with the new, state-of-the-art, modern, 21st century MyUH Services. The mobile-optimized MyUHServices was introduced last year as the one-stop shop... Continue Reading →

Raising mental health awareness

More than 150 students, faculty and staff participated in Honolulu Community College’s first ever College Mental Health Conference coordinated by the campus Wellness Center and Mental Health America of Hawaiʻi on April 5. The goals for the conference were to... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC weaves together three events for its annual Hoʻolauleʻa

On Wednesday, April 12 the Honolulu Community College campus combined three separate events to create one big Hoʻolauleʻa. The campus-wide celebration weaved together the Hawaiian culture, sustainable choices, career opportunities and community involvement. “Hoʻolauleʻa was joyful for so many members... Continue Reading →

UH systemwide sustainability efforts recognized

The winners of the 2017 University of Hawaiʻi President’s Green Initiative Awards were honored in a ceremony on March 16 at UH West O’ahu as part of the fifth annual Hawaiʻi Sustainability in Higher Education Summit. The top awards, presented... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC Alumni Profile Project

Honolulu CC’s Alumni Profile Project, launched in the spring 2016 semester, was so successful that 10 alumni have committed to participate this 2017 spring semester. A desire to showcase the success of the college’s alumni, and a need for interesting,... Continue Reading →

UH Mānoa Honors in Psychology Graduate is Selected as National Luce Scholar

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa alumnus Sakaria “Sai” Auelua-Toomey has been named a 2017 Luce Scholar. This marks the second time in two consecutive years that UH Mānoa has been successful in fostering a Luce Scholar. The Luce Scholars Program identifies promising... Continue Reading →

Honolulu’s Phi Theta Kappa Chapter will big

Honolulu Community College’s Alpha Kappa Iota Chapter walked away as big winners at the annual Pacific Region Convention of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society on Saturday, March 11 at Kapi‘olani Community College.  The following is a list of the... Continue Reading →

All Hail the Queen of Soul

Aretha Louise Franklin was born in Memphis, TN in 1942. Her mother, Barbara, was a gospel singer and her father, Rev. C.L. Franklin was a Baptist preacher. By the time she was 10 her father was a single parent raising her in... Continue Reading →

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