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“Forever roses” a unique Valentines Gift

  Every valentine deserves a rose that lasts forever. Students from Honolulu Community College’s Sheet Metal and Plastics Technology program are continuing an annual tradition of crafting one-of-a-kind copper roses, popularly known as ”forever roses,“ which are sold around Valentine’s... Continue Reading →

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Honolulu CC urges first-year students, “Don’t Give Up!”

https://youtu.be/rFibjj2QLUk   Honolulu Community College knows that adapting to college life after high school, or after being out of school for while, can be difficult as new students often struggle with different academic and social expectations. Nationally, the highest drop-rates... Continue Reading →

Honolulu ranked a top ten college town

Honolulu was recognized for its metropolitan region surrounded by beaches, excellent surf and overall healthy lifestyle. Sunset magazine ranked each place for its education, lifestyle beyond campus, desirable food scene, outdoor activities, solid real estate value and great neighbor potential.... Continue Reading →

UH campuses in country’s most livable city

  The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, Kapiʻolani Community College and Honolulu Community College are located in the most livable city in the United States, according to the The Global Liveability Index 2018, an annual report by The Economist Intelligence... Continue Reading →

New hands-on course guides UH community college students to Mānoa

A new oceanography course is being offered this summer in the Department of Oceanography at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST). SOEST Mauka to Makai is a six-week bridge program that... Continue Reading →

Hawaiian language Moana premieres

Cast members of the ʻōlelo Hawaiʻi-version of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Moana, including Auliʻi Cravalho, walked the blue carpet for its premiere at World Oceans Day on June 10 at Ko Olina Resort. The movie stars Cravalho as Moana, University... Continue Reading →

UH campuses voted Hawaiʻi’s best

Multiple University of Hawaiʻi campuses have been recognized for their excellence by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser’s Hawaiʻi’s People’s Choice “Best of” Awards. The 2018 honors included: Best College: University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa Best Career and Technical Education: Leeward Community College... Continue Reading →

UH HonCC 2018 tenure and promotion list

Congratulations to the Honolulu Community Collegeʻs  2018 tenure and promotion recipients: Honolulu Community College Tenure and Promotion Martin, Janina—Assistant Professor, CC, Human Development Miller-Cabasug, Ina—Assistant Professor, CC, Career Counseling Salvatierra, Bobby—Assistant Professor, CC, Diesel Tech Promotion Balbag-Gerard, Erica—Associate Professor, CC,... Continue Reading →

New law expands Hawaiʻi Promise scholarships for UH Community College students

More students will get financial need-based aid because of legislation signed at Honolulu Community College in June 2018. The new law adds $700,000 for “last-dollar” scholarships at seven University of Hawaiʻi Community Colleges statewide for the upcoming school year. In... Continue Reading →

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