KALA NEWS: ‘I took a chance’–now she’s graduating!

By Mathew Ursua Ka La editor  Jasmine Tavares and her son Jeremiah Tavares make the pilgrimage from their home in Waimanalo to the college’s campus in urban Honolulu every weekday. It’s a long bus ride. They’ve been doing it together... Continue Reading →


Honolulu CC recognized as Hawaii’s Best four years in a row

For the fourth year in a row, Honolulu Community College was selected as the Best Vocational School in the Honolulu Star-Advertiser Hawaii’s Best People’s Choice Awards.  The tabloid was released in the Sunday, June 22 edition. “Honolulu Community College is... Continue Reading →

{Ohana Love} Welcome to our Ohana, Suzette Marushige

Please help us in extending a warm aloha to Suzette Marushige, who became a part of the Honolulu Community College ohana on January 21, 2014. Suzette is an Office Assistant in Education Technology Center. Suzette previously worked at American Savings... Continue Reading →

{Ohana Love} Welcome to our Ohana, Kimberley Lee

Please welcome Kimberley Lee, who became a part of our ohana on January 2, 2014.  Kim, a Library Assistant, will be working in the Circulation Department of the Library.  Kim comes to our campus having worked in the Hawaii State... Continue Reading →

{Ohana Love} Welcome to our Ohana, Cassandra Kam

  Cassandra Kam is the new Disability Specialist in Student ACCESS.  Prior to joining Honolulu Community College, Cassandra was the Employment and Special Projects Coordinator at The Arc in Hawaii.  She has five years of experience working with individuals with... Continue Reading →

Accepting Nominations for the Excellence in Teaching Award

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. -William A. Ward Who has inspired you during your Honolulu Community College career? Is there a teacher that you would like express your gratitude,... Continue Reading →

New Library Hours During Winter Break 2013-14

Students may borrow materials before the library closes on Friday, Dec. 20 at 3 PM. When the library is closed, you have access and can explore online resources such as magazines, ebooks, and Films On-Demand off campus with the access... Continue Reading →

HonoluluCC Ohana Love: Joyce Gum

  During Spring 2013, our Financial Aid Office welcomed Joyce Gum. Joyce serves as a Financial Aid Advisor and is located in Bldg 6 in the Financial Aid Office. Joyce came to us from UH Manoa's Financial Aid office where... Continue Reading →

ASUH-HCC wants YOU to be the change

First, I want to congratulate the Class of 2013 on succeed- ing and finishing your journey at Honolulu Community College. May your dreams take you wherever your heart leads you, knowing that you can accomplish anything. Remember, YOU can be... Continue Reading →

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