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HonCC Benefits from a UH Sustainability Effort.

When the UH Office of Sustainability heard that 4,000 brand new reusable mugs at the Kauaʻi CC campus were going to be thrown away/headed to a Kauaʻi landfill, UH decided to distribute them to Oʻahu campuses including Honolulu Community College... Continue Reading →

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HonCC Receives Reaffirmation of Accreditation for Next Seven Years

The accreditation for the University of Hawaiʻi’s six community colleges—Hawaiʻi, Honolulu, Kapiʻolani, Kauaʻi, Leeward and Windward—has been reaffirmed by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) at its meeting in January. “Receiving the reaffirmation letters from ACCJC validates... Continue Reading →

“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 →

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 →

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