The Garden that Fuels the Diesel Program

In August 2015 Diesel Professor Bobby Salvatierra, along with his students and colleagues, started a garden that is now flourishing and provides shade for the Diesel faculty, staff, students and their visitors.   The Diesel Program’s garden has slowed evaporation... Continue Reading →


The Garden of Niuhelewai

In last week’s blog we shared how you can start an urban garden no matter how much “land” you have.   HonCC has several examples of urban gardens on campus. Each garden beautifully showcases care and personal passions that our... Continue Reading →

New Semester! New HonCC App!

We are proud to announce that the new HonCC Mobile App version 2.0 is now available for download! 2.0 is stronger, faster & includes exciting new features we just couldn’t wait to unveil! In two words: IT’S BETTER! Bulletin Board– Need to... Continue Reading →

Let’s Get Growing!

At the beginning of every year we make New Year’s Resolutions. Many of them involve living a more healthy lifestyle. One of the ways you can improve your health, and have a positive impact on the ʻāina, is using your... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC Celebrates Distinguished Alumni

Honolulu Community College will honor seven distinguished alumni and sponsor Hawthorne Cat at the annual distinguished alumni awards dinner on March 1, 2018. Robert “Bobby” Ayonon, Jerald “Kimo” Keaulana, Kurt Kendro, Manuel P. Neves, Robert Silva, Deborah Spencer-Chun and Arthur... Continue Reading →

Resolving to be More Green in 2018

As 2017 comes to an end it is a good time for each of us to set resolutions to be more green in 2018. One resolution for each of us to consider is reducing our reliance on plastics. Since the... Continue Reading →

Being “Ever Green” During the Holiday Season

The Holiday Season is charging ahead, like a toboggon racing down a snowy hill. There are trees to purchase, decorations to put up and cards to be mailed. Here are a few sustainable friendly tips to help you get through... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC Donor and Scholarship Mahalo Reception

Honolulu CC donors and appreciative scholarship recipients enjoyed a lively reception in the Norman W.H. Loui Conference Center on Tuesday, November 21.  Guests enjoyed meeting the beneficiaries of their giving and hearing about the impact their gifts are making in the... Continue Reading →

Going Green: Alternative Gift Wrapping

The Holiday Season is a time to give gifts and send messages to loved ones. It is a tradition that transcends many cultures and religions. Here are some tips that will support your gift giving traditions AND help your efforts... Continue Reading →

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