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ART 207D Annual Art Show

Come join Leeward Community College Art 207D students for the annual art show in photography! This year’s theme is "SHOOTS!" which represents capturing those perfect camera shots with a laid-back island vibe.

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Record-Setting Grant Awarded to Leeward

Leeward Community College has received two five-year grants from the U.S. Department of Education—a Title III Program Grant for $3,647,951 and a Title III Renovation Grant for $9,996,551 for a total of $13,644,502. The $9.99 million renovation award is the largest single grant award in Leeward’s history. Both grants support the college’s STEM programs and student success for Native Hawaiian students.
student planting seedling in lower campus garden
Program grant

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PTK Continues Agree to Degree

Leeward's Alpha Lambda Gamma Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa is continuing its "Agree to Degree" campaign through November 26, 2014. PTK Officers will be walking and driving around campus collecting students' pledges. Students who join the campaign and pledge that they will continue their education and pursue a degree or certificate, will be entered to win an iPad.

PTK members on cart decorated with Agree to Degree banners

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Makahiki Celebration

Hoʻoulu presents a Makahiki Celebration on December 10 from 12 noon to 4 pm.

Come and join the end of the semester Makahiki Celebration. There will be FREE bentos for the first 100 students on a first-come bases. The celebration will have live music starting at 2:00 P.M., along with movies and popcorn in D 102. There will be prizes given out every hour and cultural games being conducted on the grass adjacent to AD 102.

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Leeward Shines at UHCC 50th Gala

Leeward's Awardees

The UHCC 50th Anniversary Gala was held on Friday November 14 at the Pomaikaʻi Ballrooms at Dole Cannery. It was an elegant and fun evening dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments of all the community colleges.

Mahalo to everyone who attended! For those who couldn't join us, John Morton's welcome remarks in the program capture some of the celebration:

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Love Pono Presents

Love Pono presents "Healthy Communication in Relationships" on Thursday, October 30 from 12 noon to 1:15 pm in ED 201.

Presenter Mike Helfer, UH Manoa Psychologist, discusses: How do we have healthy communication about sex and other challenging conversations?  Come talk story and gain some resources for current and future relationships.

More information contact: Lexer Chou, achou@hawaii.edu

ABOUT LOVE PONO
from Ka Manao

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HPD Training on Campus

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The Honolulu Police Department (HPD) will be conducting training for its officers on Leeward’s Pearl City campus from Monday – Thursday, October 13-16, 2014 during the hours of 6:30 a.m. until 3:15 p.m. The training will consist of classroom instruction in the ED building lecture hall, supplemented with emergency incident response exercises in the Diamond Head portable quad of buildings.  Building D, which is being occupied by several campus programs, will not be used for this training.

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VITA Team Recognized at State Capitol

Leeward's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program Team was honored as one of 18 outstanding state teams nominated for the Governor's Award of Excellence on Friday, October 3 at the State Capitol Auditorium. The 5 member team of Roy Kamida, Shelley Ota, Tina Lee, Evelyn Wong and Warren Kawano, was recognized for exemplary and outstanding performance.

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Leeward CC Hurricane/Storm Updates

Leeward CC campuses at Pearl City and Waianae will be closed on Friday 
August 8th, Saturday August 9th, and Sunday August 10th.  All classes 
and activities are cancelled for these 3 days.  The campus closure will 
take effect at 11:00 p.m. this evening.  Only emergency response 
personnel will be allowed on campus as gates will be closed and 
secured.
 
Please monitor local news and media outlets for the latest storm-
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