Kapi‘o Voices & Views

Ka‘ie‘ie Helps KCC Meet Its Transfer Mission

  • By Dwayne Sakaguchi, Kapi‘o Staff Writer

Kapi‘olani Community College is the top transfer institution in the state, both in percentage and overall number of students who transfer to four-year institutions — thanks in part to Ka‘ie‘ie, a program that allows students to enroll in classes at UHM while still enrolled at a community college. Read more…

Ka‘ie‘ie


New Commercials Highlight the KCC ‘Brand’

  • By Thai Luong, Kapi‘o Staff Writer

Kapi‘olani Community College recently unveiled six new commercials designed to reverse declining enrollment rates and communicate the college’s “brand” to a larger audience. Read more…


Arts and Science Dean Sasaki Shares Community College Insights with Russians

  • By Christina Parlin, Kapi‘o Staff Writer

Kapiʻolani Community College Dean of Arts and Sciences Charles Sasaki traveled to Russia in spring 2013 to reach out to Russian post-secondary education administrators and share his insights about the American community college system.

Sasaki in Red Square, Moscow

Dean Sasaki in Red Square, Moscow

“It’s a scary place — and challenging,” Sasaki said. “So to see all that stuff on the TV now, and to have me, a kid from Hawaii, go all the way to Russia, much less Ukraine, is amazing.” Despite the tense atmosphere, Sasaki thrived. Read more…


Kapiʻo Voices & Views is a publication of the Board of Student Publication (BoSP) at the University of Hawaii at Kapi‘olani. To submit student writing or to suggest stories, contact faculty advisor Michael Tsai.

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