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Big Island Trip

Big Island Trip

Aloha! This is Noriko 🙂 The IEP student stuff Kano and I went for the big island trip together on the other day!! This time, we started from Hilo, drove along the Hamakua coast to go the north side of this island, stopped by Honokaa town and Waipiʻo Valley, passed by...
Hilo Tour!

Hilo Tour!

Aloha! This is Kano. The classes are started. How is the school? Hilo tour was held on the last Saturday. The driver Hiroyuki took the three new IEP students. They visited many places in Hilo. They visited Rainbow falls, Akaka falls, Honomū, Hilo down town, Cafe 100,...
Welcome Lunch

Welcome Lunch

Aloha, this is Noriko 🙂 We had the Welcome Lunch party today! Pizza 🙂 Look yummy! This is one of good opportunities to make friends who are in different levels! Hope they had a great time eating together 🙂 Good luck with your study! See you until next time, a hui hou....
The last day of IEP orientation!

The last day of IEP orientation!

Aloha!  This is Kano 🙂 Today was the last day of 3-day orientation. We had a campus tour at the University of Hawaii at Hilo. Student made their picture IDs, bought their textbooks, then went to the Learning Center (where students meet their tutor weekly), Health...
Orientation day 2

Orientation day 2

Aloha! This is Kano. Today was the second day of IEP orientation for the new students. Yesterday, Noriko posted a blog about the first day! Today, In the orientation, the new students learned the ways to create My Uh accounts, pay tuition, and use UH Gmail. After...
IEP Orientation Day 1

IEP Orientation Day 1

Aloha! This is Noriko Today is the first day of IEP orientation! New students will participate this three days orientation, and the class will start from next week, May 30th! We have four new students today and we will have another 3 new students tomorrow 🙂 Not many...
Favorite restaurant in Hilo

Favorite restaurant in Hilo

Aloha it’s Kano! The weather is improving recently. I am so happy! When it’s raining, it’s little bit cold in Hilo. When it’s cold, and I’m tired, I always want to eat pho! Today, I’m going to introduce my favorite restaurant in...
Big Island Hilo – my favorite beach

Big Island Hilo – my favorite beach

Aloha! This is Noriko 🙂 It’s sunny in Hilo, finally! I missed the sun!! I want to go swim on days like this…so I’m going to show you my recommended beach Where is your favorite beach? I often go to Carlsmith Beach Park in Keaukaha! If you live in...
Hawaii Community College’s campus is filled in nature!

Hawaii Community College’s campus is filled in nature!

ALOHA! It’s Kano. It is raining in Hilo recently. How are you guys doing? Today, I’m going to write about my favorite thing in Hawaii Community College (HCC). As you can see from the title, my favorite thing in HCC is the rich nature. I like the garden of...
Hawaii Community College Commencement

Hawaii Community College Commencement

Aloha! This is Noriko, a new IEP stuff. Nice to meet you 🙂 I am currently going to Hawaii Community College and majoring the Hawaiian Studies. Not only about IEP but also I would like to share my course in this blog!   Last Friday, May 12th, we had HCC Commencement! I...