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Today, February 28, 2015

9:00am
Taking Better Photos with Your Digital Camera: Take family photos like a pro, and photograph great outdoor scenery. Learn the simple techniques of digital photography and how to use your camera in different modes (Program, Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority & Mannual). 2/28 & 3/7 (2 mtgs.). at Hale Kuhina 114

8:00pm
Agamemnon- adapted by Steven Berkus and directed by Taurie Kinoshita: $15 General, $10 Children, Student, Senior, Military. Call Box Office at 235-7310 (WCC Students- $5 with ID at window). at Paliku Theatre


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March 1

Agamemnon- adapted by Steven Berkus and directed by Taurie Kinoshita: Tickets: $15 General, $10 Children, Student, Senior, Military. Box Office is 235-7310 (WCC Students- $5 with ID at window) - Paliku Theatre, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

March 2

Tai Chi (Yang Style): Learn this subtle and sophisticated martial art to improve your mental and physical health. Mon & Wed., Beginners at: 6:30pm, Advanced at: 7:30 pm, 3/2-3/30 (9 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 115, 6:30pm to 8:30pm

March 3

Faculty Senate: Meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

March 5

Agamemnon- adapted by Steven Berkus and directed by Taurie Kinoshita: $15 General, $10 Children, Student, Senior, Military. Call Box Office at 235-7310 (WCC Students- $5 with ID at window) - Paliku Theatre, 8:00pm to 10:00pm

March 6

Excellence in Education: no classes

Agamemnon- adapted by Steven Berkus and directed by Taurie Kinoshita: $15 General, $10 Children, Student, Senior, Military. Call Box Office at 235-7310 (WCC Students- $5 with ID at window) - Paliku Theatre, 8:00pm to 10:00pm

March 7

Game For Your Brain and Your Family: Are you tired of “family time” that involves your family members’ noses buried in their smart phones or tablets? Learn a handful of educational games for the whole family that teach math, creative problem solving, increased vocabulary and more. - Hale Pālanakila 224, 9:00am to 12:00pm

K-Drama 102: Go deeper into the world of K-Drama 102. Dabble into Korean history to help you understand your historical drama better. Get a taste of Korea with a tour of a Korean supermarket and learn to make a few very simple and delicious Korean dishes. 3/7, 3/14 & 3/21 (3mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 106, 10:30am to 12:00pm

Hawaiian Canoe Sailing: This course will teach you basic Hawaiian canoe sailing and navigational skills while increasing your swimming and water safety skills. You will conduct basic canoe operations, including rigging, sailing, and caring for/respecting the canoe. Saturday, 3/7-4/11 (6 mtgs.) - Hale ‘Imiloa 133, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Playing Your Life - Gamifying Your Finances, Health, Day to Day Living: Experience the exciting new world of Alternate Reality Gaming - where you overlay an exciting game over your own life in order to enhance your health, financial, educational, or professional goals. - Hale Pālanakila 224, 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Agamemnon- adapted by Steven Berkus and directed by Taurie Kinoshita: $15 General, $10 Children, Student, Senior, Military. Call Box Office at 235-7310 (WCC Students- $5 with ID at window) - Paliku Theatre, 8:00pm to 10:00pm

March 8

Agamemnon- adapted by Steven Berkus and directed by Taurie Kinoshita: $15 General, $10 Children, Student, Senior, Military. Call Box Office at 235-7310 (WCC Students- $5 with ID at window) - Paliku Theatre, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

March 9

Food Safety & Sanitation 16-Hour ServSafe® Certification: This 16-hour course teaches you the essential knowledge to keep your worksite safe and sanitary. The ServSafe® training teaches you the concepts and proper practices required for job success in the food service industry. 3/9 & 3/10 (2 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina Rm TBD, 8:30am to 4:30pm

March 10

Curriculum Committee: meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Japanese Flower Arranging - Ikebana Sogetsu: Learn to use your aesthetic awareness to assemble materials and endow them with a value transcending that which they had in nature. Tues., 3/10-4/21 (6 mtgs.) No class: 3/24, recheduled for 4/21 - Hale Kuhina 115, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

March 11

Clutter Free for Life - Reinventing Your Space (Pt 3): Prerequisite: Part I & Part II. The class will prepare students for the three-part process: designing an environment that works for the participant, decluttering the space and then organizing it so that it can be easily maintained. Wed., 3/11, 3/18 & 4/1 (3 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 106, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Exploring Windows 8: This hands-on course covers the latest Microsoft operating system and its new features. Learn the new user interface and provide options for the - Hale Kuhina 114, 6:00pm to 8:30pm

March 14

Introduction to Social Media: This engaging overview of popular social media will cover Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube. Learn what they are and how they are used. Get ideas on how to put social media to work for you, personally and professionally. - Hale Kuhina 112, 9:00am to 10:30am

Lighting: How To Use Daylight and Flash: Learn how to work with light. From outdoor sunlight to indoor lighting to night lights in the city, you'll be able to capture beautiful images in any lighting condition. Digital camera with flashportable strobe recommended. Sat., 3/14 &3/21 (2 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 114, 9:00am to 12:00pm

The Art of Memory Palace - Tricking Your Brain into Remebering Everything: Come and learn the time-honored mnemonic device of memento loci (memory place) - in which you can fool your brain into remembering anything you need it to. In this quick hour of and a half session, you will access your spatial memory and use it to memorize long lists of information perfectly at the speed of thought. Free (Register to attend.) - Hale Pālanakila 224, 11:00am to 12:30pm

March 16

Captains Course: OUPV (Lecture): The Captains Course: OUPV (lecture) meets the United States Coast Guard (USCG) professional knowledge and testing requirements for applying for an OUPV (Operator of Uninspected Passenger Vessel) license. The course utilizes the USCG- approved Mariner's Learning System in a blended classroom and digital format. Mon. & Wed., 3/16-4/1 (6 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:00am to 12:00pm

Selenium as a Regulator of the Immune System: Selenium is an essential micronutrient found naturally in many foods and is available as a dietary supplement. Many of the biological effects of dietary selenium are exerted ... - Hale ‘Imiloa 111, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

March 17

Introduction to Painting and Surface Finishes: You will gain knowledge on how to properly prepare a surface area before painting can take place, the different types of paint brushes and techniques to use, along with job planning and how to properly use cleaning chemicals safely. Tues. & Thurs., 3/17-4/14 (8 mtgs.) No class: 3/26. - Hale Kuhina 112, 9:00am to 2:00pm

WHM - Film: The Codes of Gender: Identity and Performance in Popular Culture: Uncovering a remarkable pattern of gender-specific poses, the film explores the late Irving Goffman's central claim that the way the body is displayed in advertising communicates normative ideas about masculinity and femininity. - Hale Kuhina 115, 10:00am to 11:15am

WHM - Kaleo Tevaitea Tanoa Ramos, Speaking about transgender experiences: Kaleo Ramos is a licensed special education teacher and LGBTQIA activist from Kane’ohe on the Island of Hawai’i. He most recently joined in as an active resource to Family Court here in Hawai’i, working to support our LGBTQIA youth within the juvenile justice system. - Hale Kuhina 115, 11:30am to 12:45pm

Faculty Senate: Meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

March 19

WHM - Brooke Conway on sexual violence, dating violence, resources, stats, prevention: Brooke Conway, Manager for Education and Community Outreach, Sex Abuse Treatment Center, A Program of Kapiolani Medical Center for Women and Children - Hale Kuhina 115, 10:00am to 11:15am

WHM - Film: Tough Guise 2: Violence, Manhood, and American Culture : The film provides a stunning look at the violent, sexist, and homophobic messages boys and young men routinely receive from virtually every corner of the culture, from television, movies, video games, and advertising to pornography, the sports culture, and U.S. political culture. - Hale Kuhina 115, 11:30am to 12:45pm

March 20

Veterinary Assisting Information Session - Hale ‘Imiloa 133, 6:00pm

March 21

Writing Retreat: An opportunity to meet and write in the company of other beginning and experienced writers. with Lillian Cunningham - Hale ‘Ākoakoa 107 & 109, 9:30am to 2:00pm

Japanese Flower Arranging - Ikebana Sogetsu: Learn to use your aesthetic awareness to assemble materials and endow them with a value transcending that which they had in nature. Sat., 3/21-4/25 (6 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 115, 9:30am to 11:30am

March 23

Spring Recess, day one: no classes

March 24

Spring Recess, day two: no classes

March 25

Spring Recess, day three: no classes

Conquering Your Finances: Ever find yourself a little short to cover all the bills? Do you have debt you wish you could get rid of? Learn how to eliminate debt and start saving with practical tips on handling your money. Free (Register to attend.) - Hale Kuhina 115, 6:00pm to 7:30pm

March 26

Spring Recess, day four: no classes

Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day: holiday, campus closed

March 27

Spring Recess, day five: no classes

March 30

Certified Nurse's Aide (CNA): Our indigenous curriculum includes Western medicinal teachings, Hawaiiana and gardening. The curriculum will prepare the student to achieve a level of knowledge, skills and abilities essential to provide basic care to ill and disabled persons. Includes 2 weeks of clinical instruction. Mon.-Thurs., 3/30-5/21 (32 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 107, 8:30am to 2:30pm

March 31

Last Day to Withdraw with a W Grade, Spring

Last Day to Establish Credit/No-credit and Audit Options, Spring

Last Day to Make up an I Grade from Previous Fall

Curriculum Committee: meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Nurse's Aide: The curriculum will prepare the student to achieve a level of knowledge, skills, and abilities essential to provide basic care to medically fragile, ill, or disabled persons. Includes 2 weeks of clinical instruction. Tues., Thurs. & Sat., 3/31 - 6/4 (32 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 107, 6:30pm to 9:30pm


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April 1

Tai Chi (Yang Style): Learn this subtle and sophisticated martial art to improve your mental and physical health. Beginners start: 6:30pm, Advanced start: 7:30 pm, 4/1-4/29 (9 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 115, 6:30pm to 8:30pm

April 3

Good Friday: holiday, campus closed

April 6

Captains Course: Masters Upgrade (Lecture) - NEW: The course utilizes the USCG-approved Mariner's Learning System in a blended classroom and digital format. Course includes topics of seamanship, navigation, maritime law and includes an introduction to Hawaiian culture, ecology and hospitality as it relates to commercial boating. 4/6-4/15 (4 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:00am to 12:00pm

Introduction to Photovoltaic Design and Installation: Basics of electricity, principles of solar irradiance and irradiation, and PV System components/configurations will be covered. This introductory course is also designed to teach individuals how to physically install solar panels and components on a roof deck. - Hale Kuhina 114, 5:00pm to 7:30pm

Play In Clay: An open ceramic studio for community people. Lab assistants will help teach the basics of preparing clay, the potter’s wheel, and hand building techniques. 4/6-5/13, (12 mtgs.) - Hale Pālanakila 216, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

April 7

Faculty Senate: Meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

April 10

Marine Radio Operator - NEW: This course will prepare students for the required exam and application to the FCC. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:00am to 12:00pm

April 11

Beginning Facebook: This hands-on course for the absolute beginner will introduce the basic features of Facebook and guide you as you: create a profile; review privacy settings and online safety; connect with friends and family with meaningful updates and interactions. Required: laptop, tablet or mobile device. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:30am to 10:00am

CyberSafety Education & Awareness Workshop: This workshop will explain in lay terms the safety and security issues in computer technology and what the Internet poses to the user. Topics include online banking, social networking, and privacy. Ideal for seniors, teachers, and parents. NOTE: Children & teenagers MUST be accompanied by their parent(s). FREE Please register. - Hale Kuhina 114, 9:00am to 11:00am

Photovoltaics for the Homeowner - NEW: Learn about the basic types of solar PV systems on the market today, mounting options, living on the grid versus off the grid, how to conserve energy and potential cost savings to you. Bring your electric bill to class as we will be doing an exercise to analyze your energy consumption. - Hale Kuhina 106, 9:00am to 12:00pm

Intermediate Facebook: Make the most of the updates, photos and videos you share. Engage with favorite artists, organizations, brands and interest groups. Organize your friend list and your newsfeed to be more useful and relevant. Get up to speed on Facebook Events, Groups and Pages. - Hale Kuhina 112, 10:00am to 12:00pm

Paliku Arts Festival: FREE admission and all art supplies provided. There's something for everyone and all ages. - Palikū Theatre Plaza and Hale Palanakila Art Spaces, 10:00am to 4:00pm

Veterinary Assisting Information Session - Hale ‘Imiloa 133, 11:00am

April 13

First Day of Registration, Summer

First Day of Registration, Fall

April 14

Auxiliary Sailing Endorsement - NEW: This course will prepare the licensed Captain for the USCG written exam for the endorsement. Prior knowledge of sailing and experience aboard sailing vessels is also required by the U.S. Coast Guard. Check prerequisite. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:00am to 12:00pm

Curriculum Committee: meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

April 15

Commencement Program Deadline

April 16

Assistance Towing Endorsement - NEW: This course will prepare the licensed Captain for the USCG written exam for the endorsement. Check prerequisite. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:00am to 12:00pm

April 18

Food Safety & Sanitation - ServSafe® 8-Hour Food Handler Certification: This 8-hour certification program provides food service managers with training in all areas of food safety relevant to a food establishment. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Hawaiian Canoe Sailing : You will conduct basic canoe operations, including rigging, sailing, and caring for/respecting the canoe. Students will also learn about Polynesian migration patterns, Hawaiian history and culture as it pertains to voyaging and the Kaneohe Bay area, and weather forecasting. 4/18 - 5/23 (6 mtgs.) - Hale ‘Imiloa 133, 1:00pm to 4:00pm

April 20

Qualified Boat Crew (Lecture): The Qualified Boat Crew (Lecture) course will prepare you for work as a crew member on commercial power and sailing vessels in Hawai’i, and will provide you with a foundation for seeking a commercial Captain’s license.4/20, 4/22, 4/23 (3 mtgs.) Check prerequisites. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:00am to 12:00pm

Professional Aquatic Lifeguard Training (Red Cross certification): This course will teach lifeguard candidates the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. 4/20, 4/21, 4/22 & 4/23 (4 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 115, 8:30am to 4:30pm

April 21

Introduction to Carpentry: This module will provide you with the classroom instruction and hands-on training needed to understand construction principles and techniques to complete basic building repair work. 4/21 – 5/14 (8 mtgs.) - Hale Kuhina 112, 9:00am to 2:00pm

Faculty Senate: Meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

April 22

Qualified Boat Crew (Sailing): The Qualified Boat Crew (Sailing) course will prepare you for work as a crew member on commercial power and sailing vessels in Hawai’i, and will provide you with a foundation for seeking a commercial Captain’s license.4/22 & 4/24 (2 mtgs.) Check prerequisites. - Hale Kuhina 106, 8:00am to 12:00pm

April 28

Curriculum Committee: meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm


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May 2

Safe Boating In Hawaiian Waters: Learn about safety issues with boating in Hawaiian ocean waters, customary practices and sport etiquette, environmental and cultural issues, competitive sporting events, commercial operations, and visitor industry aspects of boating in Hawaii. - Hale Kuhina 112, 8:30am to 4:40pm

Writing Retreat: Meet and write in company with other beginning and experienced writers. With Lillian Cunningham. - Hale ‘Ākoakoa 107 & 109, 9:30am to 2:00pm

Tai Chi (Yang Style): Learn this subtle and sophisticated martial art to improve your mental and physical health. Beginners start: 6:30pm, Advanced start: 7:30 pm, 5/4-5/27 (7 mtgs.) No class: 5/25. - Hale Kuhina 115, 6:30pm to 8:30pm

May 5

Faculty Senate: Meeting - Hale Pālanakila 117, 1:00pm to 2:30pm

May 6

Last Day of Instruction, Spring

Last Day to Certify for Graduation/Diploma Application

Veterinary Assisting Information Session - Hale ‘Imiloa 133, 6:00pm

May 9

Exam Period Begins, Spring

May 14

Exam Period Ends, Spring

May 15

Last Day of the Semester, Spring

May 16

Commencement

May 18

Faculty Duty End Date, Spring

May 19

Grades are Due, Spring: grades may be available to students later in the week

May 25

Memorial Day: holiday, campus closed

May 26

Summer Session I begins


June, 2015

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June 11

King Kamehameha I Day: holiday, campus closed


July, 2015

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July 2

Summer Session I ends

July 3

Independence Day (Observed): holiday, campus closed

July 6

Summer Session II begins


August, 2015

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August 14

Summer Session II ends

August 17

Faculty Duty Start Date, Fall

August 21

Statehood Day: holiday, campus closed

August 23

Last Day of Regular Registration, Fall

August 24

Late Registration and Late Fees begin, Fall

Late Registration and Late Fees begin, Fall

Late Registration begins, Fall

First Day of Instruction, Fall

Late Registration and Late Fees begin, Fall

Late Registration and Late Fees begin, Fall

In-Person Add/Drop Fee Begins, Fall

August 28

Last Day to Add/Late Register, Fall: for semester-length classes

Last Day for 100% Refund, Fall


September, 2015

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September 7

Labor Day: holiday, campus closed

September 14

Last Day for 50% Refund, Fall

Last Day to Withdraw without a "W" Grade, Fall


October, 2015

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October 30

Last Day to Make up an "I Grade" from Previous Spring

Last Day to Withdraw with a "W" Grade, Fall

Last Day to Establish Credit/No-credit and Audit Options, Fall


November, 2015

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November 2

First Day of Registration, Spring

November 11

Veterans' Day: holiday, campus closed

November 26

Thanksgiving Day: holiday, campus closed

November 27

Non-instructional Day


December, 2015

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December 10

Last Day of Instruction, Fall

December 12

Exam Period Begins, Fall

December 17

Exam Period Ends, Fall

December 18

Last Day of the Semester, Fall

December 22

Grades are Due, Fall: grades may be available to students later in the week

December 25

Christmas (Observed): holiday, campus closed

Christmas (Observed): holiday, campus closed

Christmas (Observed): holiday, campus closed


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January 1

New Year's Day (Observed): holiday, campus closed

January 11

First Day of Instruction, Spring

January 18

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: holiday, campus closed


February, 2016

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February 15

Presidents' Day: holiday, campus closed


March, 2016

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March 21

Spring Recess, day one: no classes

March 22

Spring Recess, day two: no classes

March 23

Spring Recess, day three: no classes

March 24

Spring Recess, day four: no classes

March 25

Spring Recess, day five: no classes

Prince Jonah Kuhio Kalanianaole Day: holiday, campus closed

Good Friday: holiday, campus closed


May, 2016

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May 4

Last Day of Instruction, Spring

May 17

Faculty Duty End Date, Spring

May 23

Summer Session I begins

May 30

Memorial Day: holiday, campus closed


June, 2016

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June 10

King Kamehameha I Day: holiday, campus closed


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July 1

Summer Session I ends

July 4

Independence Day (Observed): holiday, campus closed

July 5

Summer Session II begins


August, 2016

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August 12

Summer Session II ends

August 19

Statehood Day: holiday, campus closed


September, 2016

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September 5

Labor Day: holiday, campus closed


November, 2016

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November 1

General Election Day: holiday, campus closed

November 11

Veterans' Day: holiday, campus closed

November 24

Thanksgiving Day: holiday, campus closed


December, 2016

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December 25

Christmas (Observed): holiday, campus closed

 

 

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