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Coming back to school twenty years later

On November 30, 2016 Honolulu Community College celebrated its 2016 - 2017 scholarship recipients.  That evening first semester Diesel student Jameson 'Kimo' Park shared his personal journey that brought him to Honolulu CC.  His story  is unique yet a familiar one with many... Continue Reading →

Future Automotive Technicians Complete the Hawai’i High School Auto Academy

For 12 years, the Hawai‘i High School Summer Auto Academy at Honolulu Community College has been giving high school students interested in the automotive industry the unique opportunity to hit the road to college running. Through a generous grant from First... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC alumnus profile: Robert Silva

Robert Silva, Jr., an automotive instructor at Honolulu Community College, takes great joy in sharing his automobile knowledge with his students. But for a long time, he wasn’t even allowed to drive. Silva originally graduated from the University of Hawai‘i... Continue Reading →

Training the future workforce of automotive technicians

Eleven high school graduates and students were honored in a special recognition ceremony on July 23, 2015 for completing the annual Hawai‘i High School Auto Academy. The program sponsored by First Hawaiian Bank targets both public and private high school students, interested... Continue Reading →

Bringing Together Auto Technicians for the Future

In 2011, a team of students and faculty from Kadan Automotive Technical College, Sendai, Japan, visited Honolulu Community College in hopes of entering into an educational exchange between the two schools in the area of Automotive Technology. A few days... Continue Reading →

Ford/AAA Auto Skills Challenge hosted by Honolulu CC

Hawai‘i’s best auto technology high school students gathered for the first time at Honolulu Community College for the 2015 Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Challenge on Saturday, April 25 at Honolulu Community College. “We are excited to welcome back the competition... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC Automotive program welcomes back students from Sendai, Japan

For the fourth year in a row, Honolulu Community College welcomed back students from Kadan Automotive Technical College from Sendai, Japan.  Their visit consisted of a tour of Honolulu’s automotive and diesel programs. In addition to the tour, seven Kadan students... Continue Reading →

High School Principals Get Up to Speed – Hawaii High School Auto Academy

High school principals from several DOE high schools and Kamehameha Schools attended a breakfast meeting with executives from First Hawaiian Bank, the Cutter Auto Group and staff from Honolulu CC to learn more about the Hawai'i High School Auto Academy.  The... Continue Reading →

I Love CTE Day!

On February 20th, over 300 high school Juniors and Seniors and 40 teachers from across O‘ahu flooded the Honolulu Community College campus for a day of college exploration. In celebration of National Career and Technical Education (CTE) month, I Love CTE Day, is the... Continue Reading →

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