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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 →

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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 →

Hawaiian Airlines partners in aircraft mechanic apprenticeship with Honolulu

View the Video News Story Honolulu Community College students like Scott Yago are now getting valuable on-the-job training through a new aircraft mechanic apprenticeship program in partnership with Hawaiian Airlines and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers. “This... Continue Reading →

Giving Back to the Campus

A few weeks ago English Instructor Conred 'Red' Maddox had his students work in the campus's dry land māla, Ka Māla 'o Niuhelewai, as a part of a service learning assignment. After the experience his students composed an essay outlining the... Continue Reading →

October 24-29 is Apprenticeship Week in Hawai’i

Apprenticeship has a long, and deep-rooted history in Hawaiʻi. The apprenticeship law was enacted during a special session of the Territorial legislature in 1941 and celebrates its 75 anniversary this year. The Hawaiʻi State Apprenticeship Council, under the direction of... Continue Reading →

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