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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 →

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HonCC Students, Faculty & Staff Raise Awareness Around Suicide

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States.[1] In 2017 Hawaiʻi’s state ranking was 35 and its age-adjusted suicide rate was 13.49 per 100,000 individuals, slightly higher than the nationʻs, which as 13.26.[2] While suicide occurs... 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 →

Donate & Buy Used Items

For the past few weeks we have been sharing with you tips on how you can reduce waste (i.e., canceling junk mail, turning off the water when you brush your teeth, etc.). Another environmentally  responsible, sound practice that will help... Continue Reading →

MELE Brings Music Out West Through Two Events

In mid-September movie buffs were invited to take in a film at the Regal Kapolei Commons 12 AND support the University of Hawaiʻi West Oʻahu Academy for Creative Media (UHWO-ACM) at the same time: half of all concession sales went... Continue Reading →

The Partnership that gave Hōkūleʻa a Home

(UH News)  Since 2002, the Polynesian Voyaging Society (PVS) and Honolulu Community College’s Marine Education and Training Center (METC) have been working together to develop a learning center that combines the voyaging and cultural expertise of PVS and the educational... 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 →

The Spirit of Giving

One of the greatest attributes of Honolulu Community College is the people - our students, and our employees.  This past December our Honolulu CC ‘ohana came together in many ways to give back to the community.  The following are a few... Continue Reading →

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