MKC Newsletter : Vol 9

MKC Newsletter : Vol 9

Maida Kamber Center Spring 2017 Workshops

No RSVP is required to participate in these workshops.

Career Exploration Workshops
Thursday Feb. 23 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Wednesday Mar. 08 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Tuesday Apr. 04 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Tips on Transferring to a 4-Year College/University Workshops
Tuesday Feb. 07 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Wednesday Mar. 01 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Thursday Apr. 13 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Ka‘ie‘ie Transfer to UH Mānoa Workshops
Tuesday Jan. 17 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Thursday Jan. 26 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Wednesday Feb. 08 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Thursday Feb. 16 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118
Monday Feb. 27 12:15 – 1:15 PM Lama 118


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UH System Scholarship Application Now Open

Application Deadline: March 1, 2017 at 4 p.m. (HST)

Hawai‘i Community Foundation 2017-2018 Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 31, 2017 at 4 p.m. (HST)

Hawai‘i Community Foundation has over $4 million in scholarships. Complete the online application. See flyer for details. You may also visit for more information.

2017-2018 Financial Aid

Apply by the priority date of March 1, 2017 at Kapi‘olani Community College School Code is 001613.


Spring 2017 Final Payment Deadline

The final payment deadline is 4:00 p.m. (HST) on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. Make payment in full or enroll in the UH Installment Payment Plan by the payment deadline.

Deadline to Withdraw with 100% Tuition Refund

The last day to withdraw from full-semester classes with 100% tuition refund and no “W” (or withdrawal) grade is Friday, January 13, 2017.

New Media Arts Portfolio Workshop

Friday, January 27 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. in Kopiko 202

Essential for any student considering applying to the New Media Arts program (Animation and Interface Design) for Fall 2017.  Details of the requirements will be discussed.  Professors will be there to answer questions about their expectations.

Questions? Contact NMA Counselor Steve Harris,, 734-9510,


Careers For Creative People

Want creativity to be an integral part of your career? Learn about some occupations that require creativity, some of the rewards and challenges of creative work, and how to get started in a creative career.

2017 College Transfer and Employment Fair — Save the Date

March 9, 2017
10 AM – 1 PM
Kapi‘olani Community College Campus


Graduating Soon?

Are you graduating or close to graduating and ready to transfer to a UH 4-Year campus in Fall 2017?

If so, you may qualify for Auto Admit, a transfer program that allows current UH Community College students to smoothly transfer to one of the four-year campuses – UH Mānoa, UH West O‘ahu or UH Hilo with no additional application and no application fee. Auto Admit will start on February 1, 2017 and end on March 1, 2017 for Fall 2017 transfer. If you are interested in utilizing this program, or if you have questions, please visit the Maida Kamber Center in ‘Ilima 104 during walk-in hours: Monday-Thursday 8:30a.m.-4:30p.m.

Thinking About Transfer to UH Mānoa?

Deadline to Join Ka‘ie‘ie for Fall 2017: March 1, 2017

Ka‘ie‘ie is a dual admission, dual enrollment program that helps you transfer to UH Mānoa smoothly. You must apply at least one semester before you wish to transfer (e.g., apply to join Ka‘ie‘ie Fall 2017 for Spring 2018 transfer). To learn more, participate in a Ka‘ie‘ie workshop or visit the Maida Kamber Center in ‘Ilima 104. More information:

Reenactment of Mr. Goto helping patrons in his dry goods store in Honoka‘a. This scene was shot at the old Greenwell Store (built circa 1875), in Kona, Oct 15, 2016. Photo taken from UH Hilo Storis Photo Essay, PHOTOS & VIDEOS: The making of a documentary film about historic hero of Honoka’a, Katsu Goto.


Discover Hawai‘i’s Unique History in the Classroom

Research in the field, internships, and small class sizes allow students at UH Hilo the opportunity to discover the world with their faculty members. Learn more about the programs offered at UH Hilo.

Transfer advising is available on Wednesdays from 10 AM – 2 PM in ‘Ilima 104. To book an appointment with Admissions Counselor Amber Manini visit or email Amber at

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