Hawaiian desserts workshop

Mali’uka’ai Cultural Workshop Series last week focused on making Hawaiian desserts.
Kumu Alapaki Luki and other volunteers from Hulili Ke Kukui led the workshop At the end, participants got to keep the paʻiʻai and poi they made. Kumu Alapaki taught the class about how if you take care of (mālama) the land, the land will take care of you. Staff and children from the Keiki Hau’oli Children’s Center stopped by to watch participants pound the kalo as well.

10/27/17 Cosmetology Halloween Gala


Cosmetology Dept showcased Halloween spirit in style at their annual gala. From zombies to clowns, dolls to devils, the Cosme students transformed mere mortals into freaky fashionistas. Danielle Martinez and Chris Garcia, photographers.

Pasta la vista, baby, staff style

The HonCC Staff Development Committee hosted a “Pasta La Vista, Baby” event in the cafeteria on Wednesday. Those who signed up in advance got to try nine different pasta dishes (and deserts) prepared by different groups on campus.

Pride Parade


The annual Pride Parade through Waikiki capped an October of events celebrating the LGBT community, with hundreds of people turning out to show their aloha. Other events during the month included the National Coming Out Day Rally at UH-Manoa, and the Mr/Ms/Miss Gay Pride Hawai’i 2018 pageant held at Hula’s Bar and Lei Stand.