Kauai Community College and Honolulu Community College are among two-year schools in the U.S. with the lowest 'on time' graduation rates, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.
KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawai‘i Community College—Palamanui: Christmas with the Chefs Awards Seven Scholarships
The ACF Kona Kohala Chefs Association awarded seven scholarships Saturday at the Christmas with the Chefs gala on the grounds of Courtyard King Kamehameha’s Kona Beach Hotel.
The Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) board of directors today unanimously confirmed the appointment of longtime tourism executive Chris Tatum as its new president and CEO.
KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Maunakea Visitor Information Station Begins Improvements; Stargazing and Operating Hours Impacted
The Maunakea Visitor Information Station (VIS) will adjust its closing time from 10 p.m. to 5 p.m. beginning Sunday, December 9, for an infrastructure project that will improve visitor safety and better protect natural, historic and cultural resources.
The Thirty Meter Telescope project launched the THINK Fund in 2014 with a commitment of $1 million per year for Hawaii Island STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) endeavors.
KONA-KOHALA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue Spread Aloha: Expanded Boston Codeshare Simplifies Travel to Hawai'i
Hawaiian Airlines and JetBlue today announced an expanded codeshare agreement that allows travelers from dozens of cities, most of them in the eastern U.S., to easily connect to the Hawaiian Islands via Boston's Logan International Airport (BOS) starting in April.