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Lei Making: Being Green and Saving Green

Lei is not only an important part of Hawaiian culture, but also the culture of Hawaiʻi. Lei making and giving are two things that make our island home unique. Lei is given to someone to celebrate a special occasion such as... Continue Reading →

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HonCC Celebrates Its Commitment to Being Green

On Wednesday, April 11, the campus community enjoyed a day of celebration at the Ho’olaule’a; in addition to enjoying the harvest from the campus Ka Māla o Niuhelewai (The Garden of Niuhelewai), the event promoted knowledge of Native Hawaiian culture... Continue Reading →

SUSTAINABILITY KEY IN HART’s PRESENTATION TO HonCC STUDENTS

Members of the HART Team were invited guests of Honolulu Community College recently to address students in a series aimed at exploring Hawaii's energy future. Several speakers took part in the series hosted by HonCC Instructor Brenda Coston, all addressing the... Continue Reading →

Moana and MELE

“WEEEEEHAAAAA!” exclaims Kaipu Baker, the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa sophomore who voices the character Maui in the Hawaiian language version of Disney’s Moana. The movie, a collaboration of five UH programs, is spearheaded by the Academy for Creative Media... 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 →

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 →

Taking Steps to Sustainability

To celebrate Global Climate Change Week (October 9 – October 15) HonCC offered students, faculty & staff a variety of sustainability learning activities.   Dr. John Delay from HonCCʻs Geography department shared what he experienced during his study of Hawaiʻi's hydrologic... Continue Reading →

Evening Degree Program Designed for Working Adults

Honolulu Community College has created a new evening degree program that will start in the spring 2018 semester for students who work or have daytime commitments. The College invites all interested individuals to learn more about the Executive A.A. program... Continue Reading →

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