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I Finally Got A Driver’s License Permit!

I Finally Got A Driver’s License Permit!

Aloha-! It’s Hikari;) Kano had posted a blog about driver’s license before, but I would really like to tell you guys… Because I finally got a permit driver’s license today!! I have never drove a car and had a license even though I’ve been...
IEP Graduation Summer 2017

IEP Graduation Summer 2017

Aloha kākou, this is Noriko 🙂 Yesterday, July 20, we had IEP graduation party. Most of IEP students, teachers, tutors, advisors, and friends always support us came to join and celebrate together! We ate lunch together first… And after, all students received their...
Big Island Studying Abroad Life Part 2

Big Island Studying Abroad Life Part 2

Aloha-! It’s Hikari! I am going to continue Part2 of my studying abroad life(^U^) In 2015, I returned here (Big Island) the first time in 3 years, and I entered into IEP. I was a full-time student (Full-time students need to get F1 visa). I took a placement test...
Hawaii drivers license – Part 2

Hawaii drivers license – Part 2

Aloha this is Kano! The final exam is just around the corner. IEP students, are you guys ready for the final? I bet IEP students cannot wait the summer! Why don you get the driver’s license in this summer? Well, I’m going to write about the driver’s license of Hawaii...
Big Island Study Abroad Life Part 1

Big Island Study Abroad Life Part 1

Aloha! It’s Hikari!It’s been a while since I do not post the blog.. So, I would like to talk about my study abroad life in Hilo, Big Island!! My first study abroad was in 2011 to the University of Hawaii at Hilo. I have been to Hawaii couple times, but I...
Pre-arrival information Part #2: What to pack

Pre-arrival information Part #2: What to pack

Aloha from Hilo, Hawaiʻi!! For this post, I would like to summarize our articles and tips about what to pack for your study abroad. These blogs and tips are given from our former IEP students. You may not have many chances to ask these questions to those who are/were...
IEP Volcano National Park Tour

IEP Volcano National Park Tour

Aloha! This is Noriko 🙂 How did you spend the Fourth of July (Independence Day) yesterday? Because we only get to do fireworks two times in a year and yesterday was the one of them, many people had so much fun with fireworks in Hilo last night hahaha   The week...
Hawaii drivers license – Part 1

Hawaii drivers license – Part 1

Aloha! This is Kano:) Do you have any plans for your summer vacation? Right now, Hawaii Community College students are in the middle of long summer vacation. Other than going to my hula halau every week and writing this blog every other week, I spend my time going to...
Pre-arrival information Part #1 : Health Insurance

Pre-arrival information Part #1 : Health Insurance

Aloha from Hilo, Hawaiʻi!! This is Eri. I’m going to start a new series of blog posts focusing on those who are already admitted to the IEP and preparing to come to Hawaii. I’m sure this will be also helpful for those who are still thinking about studying...
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...