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CENT Students Receive Top Honors at Hawai’i Annual Code Challenge

Solutions tackling state challenges involving homelessness and jail facility visitation received top honors at the Hawai‘i Annual Code Challenge (HACC) Judging and Awards Ceremony, held on Saturday, September 24, 2016 at the Aloha Tower Marketplace.  The event was the culmination of the month-long, hackathon-inspired competition designed to engage the local tech community in the modernization […]

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Upcoming Transfer Workshops

Looking to transfer to a 4-year university?  Sign up for a 30-minute advising session with a representative from the various campuses (UH Manoa, UH West Oahu, UH Hilo, and Hawaii Pacific University).  You will be able to: 1.  Meet with a representative from the campus to establish an early relationship 2.  Ask questions that pertain […]

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Turning Dirt into Green

Mahalo to Diesel instructor Bobby Salvatierra for sharing his story about how he involved his Diesel students in a sustainable beautification project!  View more photos at our Flickr gallery: https://flic.kr/s/aHskGQvj3U   Working at Honolulu Community College for over four years, I noticed that there has been no change in the scenery at the Diesel facility on Kōkea Street. Every year […]

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Honolulu Community College has gone mobile

Honolulu Community College is on the go thanks to the information technology mobile development team at Kapi‘olani Community College.  The Honolulu CC mobile app, found on the Apple Store and Google Play Store, will allow students to keep track of their class schedules, find their way around campus, and have contact information at their fingertips […]

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September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month (NCSAM)

September is National Campus Safety Awareness Month and we want everyone to start off the Fall semester thinking about campus safety.  Higher education professionals are working to create healthy and safe campus environments each and every single day.  But it is very important that students, parents, and everyone here in the HonCC community take some time […]

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When the lights went out

Dear HonoluluCC ‘Ohana, On behalf of the campus administration, we want to thank everyone for their patience yesterday during the campus power outage. As reported to us from HECO, there was a downed power line that impacted several areas in our community. Our campus worked closely with HECO to resolve the issue as quickly as […]

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New Place Based Signage on Campus

Several years ago the college acquired funding from the Diversity and Equity Initiative of the University of Hawai‘i to do place name signage for the campus.  Under former Dean of University College, Ralph Kam, and Hawaiian Studies Instructor, Alapaki Luke, six place name signs were created with the help from Honolulu CC’s Design Center.   According […]

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Hawaiian Airlines partners with Honolulu CC to train future mechanics

Hawaiian Airlines has partnered with Honolulu Community College and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers to launch a new apprenticeship program to train and recruit local candidates interested in pursuing a career as aviation mechanics. Hawaiian’s Aircraft Mechanic Apprenticeship Program, in partnership with Honolulu CC’s Aeronautics Maintenance Technology program, will provide valuable on-the-job […]

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Marine Welding Program Prepares Maritime Workforce

Honolulu Community College’s Office of Continuing Education, in partnership with HonCC’s Welding program, offered a Marine Welding Technology program specifically towards preparing participants from the Hawai’i Youth Challenge Academy for the maritime workforce.   The program started in January with eight cadets.  Three successfully completed on July 14.  The 138 hour course focused on areas such as blueprint reading, workmanship […]

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Engaging Aspiring Engineers through Summer Academy

Imagine you are trapped on Mars with only scant materials available to you to figure out a way home. Engineers face these kinds of seemingly impossible tasks on a daily basis. For 44 high school students, including two from American Samoa, this was a scenario they had to figure out during a 6-week course at […]

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